Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 6 months to 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 253 250
Rank change year-on-year +1 -3 -24
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 128 100 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.76% 0.65% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 0.78% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 67 72
South East median daily rate £525 £525 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% +3.57%
10th Percentile £411 £387 £413
90th Percentile £683 £688 £675
England median daily rate £563 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £54.50 £43.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year +25.29% -6.45% -21.19%

Enterprise Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,149 12,796 14,727
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.42% 82.96% 81.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,328 7,422 9,000
South East median daily rate £435 £417 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.44% +4.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £250
90th Percentile £588 £565 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 433 513 577
South East median hourly rate £21.50 £22.52 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.53% -18.11% +27.61%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.06 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.34
% change year-on-year -10.00% +7.11% +11.51%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South East

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South East

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the South East

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South East

Enterprise Architecture
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 Architecture within the South East region over the 6 months to 24 April 2018. 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
Thames Valley +6 61 £510 -15.00% 15
Berkshire +4 39 £539 +19.78% 8
Hampshire +7 35 £525 +10.53% 2
Buckinghamshire -11 18 £348 -46.46% 3
West Sussex +2 14 £600 +8.55%
Surrey -29 13 £550 +8.37% 5
Oxfordshire -6 4 £475 -29.63% 4
East Sussex 0 2 - - 2
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 34 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (24.22%) TOGAF
3 27 (21.09%) ITIL
4 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (16.41%) Oracle
5 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (14.06%) Data Modelling
8 18 (14.06%) Windows
9 17 (13.28%) Telecoms
9 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
9 17 (13.28%) REST
10 16 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (12.50%) PaaS
11 14 (10.94%) Scrum
11 14 (10.94%) SQL
12 13 (10.16%) Firewall
12 13 (10.16%) Information Security
12 13 (10.16%) SaaS
12 13 (10.16%) Analytics
12 13 (10.16%) DevOps
13 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (9.38%) Project Planning
13 12 (9.38%) SAP
13 12 (9.38%) Linux
14 11 (8.59%) .NET
14 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (8.59%) SC Cleared

Enterprise Architecture
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 10 (7.81%) Apache
2 7 (5.47%) nginx
3 3 (2.34%) Confluence
3 3 (2.34%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.56%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.78%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.34%) Eloqua
2 3 (2.34%) OpenText MBPM
2 3 (2.34%) OpenText Process Suite
3 2 (1.56%) SAP PSCD
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (19.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (12.50%) PaaS
3 13 (10.16%) SaaS
4 8 (6.25%) IaaS
5 7 (5.47%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.91%) Office 365
7 3 (2.34%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (2.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.34%) Force.com
8 2 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (1.56%) BlueKai
8 2 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.78%) Azure Machine Learning
9 1 (0.78%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.78%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 13 (10.16%) Firewall
2 10 (7.81%) TCP/IP
3 7 (5.47%) HTTP
3 7 (5.47%) MQTT
4 5 (3.91%) Internet
4 5 (3.91%) VPN
5 3 (2.34%) BGP
5 3 (2.34%) DMZ
5 3 (2.34%) NetScaler
5 3 (2.34%) OSPF
5 3 (2.34%) Wireless
6 2 (1.56%) BIG-IP
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.56%) Cisco ISE
6 2 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (1.56%) ICMP
6 2 (1.56%) IPsec
6 2 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (0.78%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 1 (0.78%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) Relational Database
2 10 (7.81%) MySQL
2 10 (7.81%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (7.03%) SQL Server
4 7 (5.47%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.69%) Data Lake
5 6 (4.69%) Star Schema
6 5 (3.91%) Azure SQL Database
6 5 (3.91%) Big Data
7 3 (2.34%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.34%) MySQL Workbench
8 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.78%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.78%) DTS
8 1 (0.78%) OLTP
8 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.91%) JIRA
2 3 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.34%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.34%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (13.28%) Telecoms
2 10 (7.81%) Finance
3 7 (5.47%) Automotive
4 5 (3.91%) Marketing
5 4 (3.13%) Banking
5 4 (3.13%) Retail
6 3 (2.34%) Legal
6 3 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (59.38%) Architect
2 26 (20.31%) Solutions Architect
3 19 (14.84%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (8.59%) Analyst
4 11 (8.59%) Cloud Architect
5 9 (7.03%) Data Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.69%) Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Security Architect
8 5 (3.91%) Security Specialist
8 5 (3.91%) Software Integration Engineer
8 5 (3.91%) Technical Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Azure Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Lead Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.13%) Salesforce Architect
9 4 (3.13%) SAP Architect
9 4 (3.13%) Support Engineer
10 3 (2.34%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (13.28%) REST
2 11 (8.59%) .NET
3 10 (7.81%) XML
4 7 (5.47%) LDAP
4 7 (5.47%) Node.js
4 7 (5.47%) PostGIS
5 5 (3.91%) Middleware
5 5 (3.91%) Web Services
6 4 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 4 (3.13%) React
7 3 (2.34%) JSON
7 3 (2.34%) SOAP
7 3 (2.34%) Visualforce
7 3 (2.34%) XSD
8 2 (1.56%) SAP PI
9 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.78%) HTML
9 1 (0.78%) Java EE
9 1 (0.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Mobile App
3 10 (7.81%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (5.47%) CMDB
4 7 (5.47%) Infotainment
4 7 (5.47%) Public Cloud
5 6 (4.69%) CESG
6 4 (3.13%) Client/Server
6 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.34%) Data Centre
7 3 (2.34%) User Experience
8 2 (1.56%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.56%) FMCG
8 2 (1.56%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.56%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.78%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.06%) Windows
2 12 (9.38%) Linux
3 10 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.13%) Android
5 4 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 31 (24.22%) TOGAF
3 27 (21.09%) ITIL
4 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (14.06%) Data Modelling
6 14 (10.94%) Scrum
7 13 (10.16%) Analytics
7 13 (10.16%) DevOps
7 13 (10.16%) Information Security
8 12 (9.38%) Project Planning
9 11 (8.59%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.59%) Strategic Thinking
10 10 (7.81%) IT Strategy
10 10 (7.81%) Migration
10 10 (7.81%) SOA
11 9 (7.03%) Service Management
12 8 (6.25%) Collaborative Working
12 8 (6.25%) Data Integration
12 8 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.94%) SQL
2 9 (7.03%) Python
3 8 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 8 (6.25%) Ruby
4 7 (5.47%) PHP
5 6 (4.69%) C#
5 6 (4.69%) Java
6 5 (3.91%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.13%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.34%) Apex Code
8 3 (2.34%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) Perl
9 1 (0.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (13.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.59%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (8.59%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.81%) Degree
4 8 (6.25%) CISSP
4 8 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (5.47%) MCSE
6 6 (4.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 6 (4.69%) CCSP
6 6 (4.69%) CISM
6 6 (4.69%) DV Cleared
7 5 (3.91%) CCNA
7 5 (3.91%) CCNP
7 5 (3.91%) TOGAF Certification
8 4 (3.13%) AWS Certification
9 3 (2.34%) CCIP
9 3 (2.34%) MCSA
10 2 (1.56%) CCIE
11 1 (0.78%) IIBA
11 1 (0.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) COBIT
1 6 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.91%) GDPR
2 5 (3.91%) QA
3 4 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.13%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 20 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.34%) Docker
3 3 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.34%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (2.34%) XenDesktop
3 3 (2.34%) XenServer
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (5.47%) HAProxy
2 4 (3.13%) SCCM
3 3 (2.34%) MOM
4 1 (0.78%) Ansible
4 1 (0.78%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.78%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Puppet
4 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
1 21 (16.41%) Oracle
2 12 (9.38%) SAP
3 9 (7.03%) Cisco
4 8 (6.25%) ServiceNow
5 7 (5.47%) Citrix
5 7 (5.47%) Red Hat
5 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.69%) McAfee
7 5 (3.91%) VMware
8 4 (3.13%) Pega
8 4 (3.13%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.34%) Juniper
9 3 (2.34%) OpenText
9 3 (2.34%) Palo Alto
10 2 (1.56%) Adobe
10 2 (1.56%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.56%) F5
10 2 (1.56%) FireEye
10 2 (1.56%) Tableau