Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 232 223 240
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 -21
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 149 152 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.91% 0.93% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.11% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 71 92
South East median daily rate £544 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +0.96%
10th Percentile £413 £406 £381
90th Percentile £675 £713 £635
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
South East median hourly rate £73.34 - £42.25
10th Percentile £47.58 - £36.83
90th Percentile £82.33 - £48.28
England median hourly rate £73.34 £36.91 £43.00
% change year-on-year +98.73% -14.17% +17.81%

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 14,136 13,696 14,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.96% 84.18% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,502 8,196 8,678
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 460 586
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.95
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 19 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 19 October 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 +12 66 £475 -13.83% 15
Berkshire +3 41 £525 -12.50% 6
Hampshire +1 41 £550 +7.26% 9
Buckinghamshire +33 25 £450 - 7
Surrey -18 24 £531 +3.66% 6
East Sussex +1 7 £550 +15.79% 1
West Sussex -42 6 £580 +16.00% 3
Kent +7 3 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.82%) TOGAF
3 32 (21.48%) Finance
4 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (17.45%) Java
6 24 (16.11%) SAP
7 22 (14.77%) ERP
8 20 (13.42%) Security Cleared
9 18 (12.08%) Data Modelling
10 17 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (10.74%) SC Cleared
12 15 (10.07%) Windows
12 15 (10.07%) DevOps
13 14 (9.40%) Business Transformation
13 14 (9.40%) Firewall
13 14 (9.40%) .NET
13 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
13 14 (9.40%) TDD
13 14 (9.40%) Business Analysis
14 13 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (8.72%) Degree
14 13 (8.72%) CRM
14 13 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (8.72%) ITIL
14 13 (8.72%) OAuth
14 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (8.72%) BDD
15 12 (8.05%) SAP S/4HANA
15 12 (8.05%) Project Management

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 7 (4.70%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.01%) Apache
3 2 (1.34%) nginx
3 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.67%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.67%) Confluence
4 1 (0.67%) Documentum
4 1 (0.67%) Drupal
4 1 (0.67%) FileNet
4 1 (0.67%) Liferay
4 1 (0.67%) LiveCycle
4 1 (0.67%) LiveLink
4 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 12 (8.05%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (2.01%) SAP BPC
2 3 (2.01%) SAP GTS
2 3 (2.01%) SAP IBP
3 2 (1.34%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BRM
4 1 (0.67%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.72%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (8.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.38%) SaaS
3 9 (6.04%) Office 365
4 7 (4.70%) Boomi
4 7 (4.70%) IaaS
4 7 (4.70%) PaaS
5 2 (1.34%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.67%) Apigee
6 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.67%) Force.com
6 1 (0.67%) Heroku
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (0.67%) SAP Leonardo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.40%) Firewall
2 8 (5.37%) NetScaler
3 5 (3.36%) ATM
4 4 (2.68%) BGP
4 4 (2.68%) BIG-IP
4 4 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (2.68%) Cisco ISE
4 4 (2.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (2.68%) ICMP
4 4 (2.68%) Intranet
4 4 (2.68%) IPsec
4 4 (2.68%) OSPF
4 4 (2.68%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.68%) Wireless
5 2 (1.34%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.34%) DMZ
5 2 (1.34%) Network Security
5 2 (1.34%) NX-OS
5 2 (1.34%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.67%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.03%) SAP BW
1 6 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.36%) SAP HANA
3 3 (2.01%) Big Data
3 3 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.01%) Lumira
3 3 (2.01%) Power BI
3 3 (2.01%) Redis
3 3 (2.01%) SAP Data Services
3 3 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.34%) DTS
4 2 (1.34%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.67%) SQLite
5 1 (0.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Appium
1 3 (2.01%) Selenium
2 2 (1.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (1.34%) JIRA
2 2 (1.34%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.67%) Ant
3 1 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.67%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.67%) Calabash
3 1 (0.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.67%) LSMW
3 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.67%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.67%) Subversion
3 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.67%) Xcode
General
1 32 (21.48%) Finance
2 8 (5.37%) Retail
2 8 (5.37%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.68%) Billing
4 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.01%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.34%) Banking
5 2 (1.34%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.34%) Legal
5 2 (1.34%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 77 (51.68%) Architect
2 30 (20.13%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (10.07%) Analyst
3 15 (10.07%) Enterprise Architect
4 13 (8.72%) Developer
5 12 (8.05%) Designer
6 11 (7.38%) Data Architect
6 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Solutions Designer
8 9 (6.04%) Lead Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Business Architect
9 8 (5.37%) Senior Architect
10 7 (4.70%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.03%) Network Engineer
11 6 (4.03%) Senior Java Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Information Architect
12 5 (3.36%) Security Engineer
12 5 (3.36%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.68%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (9.40%) .NET
2 13 (8.72%) OAuth
3 10 (6.71%) REST
4 7 (4.70%) SAP Fiori
5 6 (4.03%) CSS
5 6 (4.03%) XML
6 5 (3.36%) HTML
6 5 (3.36%) Middleware
6 5 (3.36%) Web Services
7 4 (2.68%) SOAP
8 3 (2.01%) Java EE
8 3 (2.01%) JSON
8 3 (2.01%) Kafka
8 3 (2.01%) Spring
9 2 (1.34%) EJB
9 2 (1.34%) JMS
9 2 (1.34%) JPA
9 2 (1.34%) LDAP
9 2 (1.34%) React
9 2 (1.34%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.71%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.37%) Computer Science
3 8 (5.37%) PKI
4 6 (4.03%) Blog
4 6 (4.03%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.68%) Tandem
5 4 (2.68%) Taxonomies
5 4 (2.68%) User Experience
6 3 (2.01%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.34%) CMDB
7 2 (1.34%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.67%) FMCG
8 1 (0.67%) IPTV
8 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.67%) MPEG
8 1 (0.67%) NHS
8 1 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (0.67%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 15 (10.07%) Windows
2 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
2 9 (6.04%) Windows 10
3 8 (5.37%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.03%) Linux
5 4 (2.68%) Unix
6 3 (2.01%) Android
7 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.50%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.82%) TOGAF
3 28 (18.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (14.77%) ERP
5 18 (12.08%) Data Modelling
6 17 (11.41%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (10.07%) DevOps
8 14 (9.40%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.40%) Business Transformation
8 14 (9.40%) TDD
9 13 (8.72%) BDD
9 13 (8.72%) Business Intelligence
9 13 (8.72%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (8.72%) CRM
9 13 (8.72%) ITIL
10 12 (8.05%) Migration
10 12 (8.05%) Project Management
11 11 (7.38%) Identity Management
11 11 (7.38%) SOA
12 10 (6.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.45%) Java
2 11 (7.38%) C#
3 9 (6.04%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.70%) Python
5 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.36%) Ruby
6 4 (2.68%) Java 8
6 4 (2.68%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.01%) C
7 3 (2.01%) C++
7 3 (2.01%) PHP
7 3 (2.01%) SQL
8 2 (1.34%) Kotlin
8 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.34%) Rust
8 2 (1.34%) Scala
9 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.67%) Erlang
9 1 (0.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 20 (13.42%) Security Cleared
2 16 (10.74%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.72%) Degree
4 7 (4.70%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.03%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.68%) CCIP
6 4 (2.68%) CCNA
6 4 (2.68%) CCNP
6 4 (2.68%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (2.01%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.67%) CISSP
8 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.67%) HNC
8 1 (0.67%) HND
8 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.67%) MCP
8 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (4.03%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.68%) GDPR
3 4 (2.68%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.67%) PMO
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.36%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.68%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.34%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.34%) vCloud
4 1 (0.67%) Docker
4 1 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.34%) HAProxy
2 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.34%) SCCM
3 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.67%) Nessus
3 1 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (16.11%) SAP
2 14 (9.40%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.71%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.37%) Cisco
4 8 (5.37%) Sitecore
5 7 (4.70%) Dell
5 7 (4.70%) ForgeRock
6 6 (4.03%) Adobe
6 6 (4.03%) Juniper
6 6 (4.03%) Oracle
7 5 (3.36%) Ariba
7 5 (3.36%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.36%) Citrix
7 5 (3.36%) Concur
7 5 (3.36%) hybris
7 5 (3.36%) Palo Alto
8 4 (2.68%) F5
8 4 (2.68%) IBM
9 3 (2.01%) Tableau
10 2 (1.34%) ServiceNow