Period
to 25 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Enterprise Architect
England > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 294 309 294
Rank change year-on-year +15 -15 +19
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Architect 82 65 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.49% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.42% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 48 72
South East median daily rate £600 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.35% +2.91%
10th Percentile £455 £471 £465
90th Percentile £775 £775 £750
England median daily rate £613 £643 £600
% change year-on-year -4.67% +7.08% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £80.73
England median hourly rate £33.16 £75.00 £69.07
% change year-on-year -55.79% +8.59% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South East
Contract vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 15787 15598 18484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.52% 93.94% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 9372 9268 10872
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
10th Percentile £236 £225 £231
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 636 783 927
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.44 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.38% +2.29% +18.75%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.25 £10.33
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.63 £18.48 £18.00
% change year-on-year +0.81% +2.64% +9.09%

Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings that featured Enterprise Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architect in the South East

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architect in the South East

Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architect in the South East

Enterprise Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architect within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +13 27 £600 +4.35%
Thames Valley -10 24 £650 +8.33% 1
West Sussex - 20 £575 -
Berkshire +11 18 £600 +9.09%
Surrey -7 8 £525 -12.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -36 4 £756 +16.35%
East Sussex - 2 £525 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 - 1
Enterprise Architect
England

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, Enterprise Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Enterprise Architect in the job title.

1 28 (34.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
3 18 (21.95%) SOA
4 17 (20.73%) TOGAF
5 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (18.29%) Degree
6 15 (18.29%) LAN
6 15 (18.29%) WAN
7 13 (15.85%) IT Strategy
8 12 (14.63%) SAP
9 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (12.20%) ERP
10 10 (12.20%) Oracle
11 9 (10.98%) Finance
11 9 (10.98%) Publishing
11 9 (10.98%) User Experience
12 8 (9.76%) Data Management
13 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
13 7 (8.54%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (8.54%) Target Operating Model
14 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
14 6 (7.32%) Market Research
14 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
14 6 (7.32%) Local Government
14 6 (7.32%) Retail
15 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
15 5 (6.10%) Migration
15 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
15 5 (6.10%) Cisco

Enterprise Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.22%) JBoss
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (2.44%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle 11i
3 1 (1.22%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.22%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.66%) IaaS
3 3 (3.66%) SaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.44%) iPaaS
5 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.29%) LAN
1 15 (18.29%) WAN
2 1 (1.22%) Extranet
2 1 (1.22%) Internet
2 1 (1.22%) Intranet
2 1 (1.22%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.44%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.22%) GIS
3 1 (1.22%) Kalido
3 1 (1.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.22%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Subversion
General
1 9 (10.98%) Finance
1 9 (10.98%) Publishing
2 6 (7.32%) Local Government
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.66%) Billing
4 3 (3.66%) Marketing
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
1 2 (2.44%) Middleware
2 1 (1.22%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.22%) EJB
2 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.22%) Java EE
2 1 (1.22%) OpenID
2 1 (1.22%) Spring
2 1 (1.22%) Web Services
2 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (10.98%) User Experience
3 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.66%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (3.66%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.44%) FMCG
5 2 (2.44%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.44%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) CESG
6 1 (1.22%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.66%) Unix
1 3 (3.66%) Windows
2 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (21.95%) SOA
3 17 (20.73%) TOGAF
4 13 (15.85%) IT Strategy
5 11 (13.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (12.20%) ERP
7 8 (9.76%) Data Management
8 7 (8.54%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (8.54%) Target Operating Model
9 6 (7.32%) Business Transformation
9 6 (7.32%) Market Research
10 5 (6.10%) Asset Management
10 5 (6.10%) Business Process Analysis
10 5 (6.10%) CRM
10 5 (6.10%) Data Architecture
10 5 (6.10%) Data Migration
10 5 (6.10%) Data Protection
10 5 (6.10%) ITIL
10 5 (6.10%) Master Data Management
10 5 (6.10%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.88%) Java
2 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) C
3 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.22%) PHP
3 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (1.22%) CCSP
4 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.22%) CISM
4 1 (1.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) GDPR
2 3 (3.66%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.22%) COBIT
4 1 (1.22%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.22%) vSphere
2 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
1 3 (3.66%) SCOM
1 3 (3.66%) SCVMM
2 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 12 (14.63%) SAP
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco
4 5 (6.10%) IBM
5 3 (3.66%) HP
5 3 (3.66%) Remedy
5 3 (3.66%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) Citrix
6 2 (2.44%) Dell
6 2 (2.44%) hybris
6 2 (2.44%) Intel
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Avaya
7 1 (1.22%) Brocade
7 1 (1.22%) EMC
7 1 (1.22%) FNZ
7 1 (1.22%) NetApp
7 1 (1.22%) Sun
7 1 (1.22%) Symantec