Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 211 245 230
Rank change year-on-year +34 -15 -9
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 168 141 175
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.01% 0.84% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.02% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 77 133
South East median daily rate £513 £525 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.38% +0.96% -0.95%
10th Percentile £431 £374 £421
90th Percentile £713 £688 £700
England median daily rate £552 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.60% -2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £42.25 -
England median hourly rate £47.38 £43.50 £36.50
% change year-on-year +8.91% +19.18% +108.57%

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 13836 13829 15777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.87% 82.62% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8286 8360 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.43% +4.13%
10th Percentile £263 £251 £255
90th Percentile £575 £563 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 458 551 603
South East median hourly rate £23.07 £26.50 £26.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.94% +1.57% +49.09%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.65
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Thames Valley -16 67 £575 - 2
Berkshire -8 42 £625 +13.64% 1
West Sussex +19 37 £600 +20.00% 1
Hampshire +26 31 £475 +6.74% 6
Surrey -3 24 £513 +13.26% 1
Oxfordshire +12 13 £564 +0.22%
Buckinghamshire -30 12 £450 -23.40% 1
East Sussex +6 6 £500 +11.11%
Kent -11 3 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 43 (25.60%) TOGAF
2 37 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (20.83%) SAP
4 28 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (16.07%) Oracle
6 25 (14.88%) ERP
6 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
6 25 (14.88%) Degree
7 23 (13.69%) IT Strategy
8 21 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 21 (12.50%) ITIL
9 20 (11.90%) Security Cleared
10 19 (11.31%) SOA
11 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 18 (10.71%) Telecoms
12 17 (10.12%) Finance
12 17 (10.12%) Information Security
13 16 (9.52%) Data Modelling
14 15 (8.93%) Data Architecture
15 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 14 (8.33%) Analytics
15 14 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (7.74%) ArchiMate
16 13 (7.74%) Security Architecture
17 12 (7.14%) Data Centre
17 12 (7.14%) CRM
17 12 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 11 (6.55%) COBIT
18 11 (6.55%) SQL
18 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills

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 (4.17%) Apache
1 7 (4.17%) NetWeaver
2 6 (3.57%) nginx
3 4 (2.38%) OpenStack
4 3 (1.79%) JBoss
4 3 (1.79%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.79%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.19%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.19%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.19%) CMS
5 2 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.19%) IIS
5 2 (1.19%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.19%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.19%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.60%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.76%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (3.57%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.38%) SAP HR
3 4 (2.38%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.60%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.95%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.76%) SaaS
4 7 (4.17%) IaaS
5 4 (2.38%) PaaS
6 2 (1.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.19%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.19%) Data Lake Analytics
6 2 (1.19%) iPaaS
6 2 (1.19%) Office 365
6 2 (1.19%) Serverless
7 1 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.60%) GitHub
7 1 (0.60%) Slack
7 1 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.36%) LAN
1 9 (5.36%) WAN
2 6 (3.57%) Firewall
2 6 (3.57%) Internet
2 6 (3.57%) LDAP
3 3 (1.79%) DMZ
3 3 (1.79%) VPN
4 2 (1.19%) DHCP
4 2 (1.19%) DNS
4 2 (1.19%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (1.19%) Network Security
4 2 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.60%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (0.60%) FWSM
5 1 (0.60%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.60%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.76%) Star Schema
2 5 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.98%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.38%) Data Lake
3 4 (2.38%) DB2
4 3 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
4 3 (1.79%) Big Data
5 2 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.19%) GIS
5 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.19%) Impala
5 2 (1.19%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.19%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.60%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.60%) DTS
6 1 (0.60%) Flink
6 1 (0.60%) Kalido
6 1 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.60%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.19%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.60%) RStudio
2 1 (0.60%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 18 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 17 (10.12%) Finance
3 9 (5.36%) Publishing
3 9 (5.36%) Retail
4 7 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.17%) Marketing
5 6 (3.57%) Billing
6 4 (2.38%) Banking
7 3 (1.79%) Electronics
7 3 (1.79%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 120 (71.43%) Architect
2 36 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 29 (17.26%) Enterprise Architect
4 20 (11.90%) SAP Architect
5 18 (10.71%) Technical Architect
6 16 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
6 16 (9.52%) Security Architect
7 12 (7.14%) SAP Technical Architect
8 9 (5.36%) Data Architect
8 9 (5.36%) Information Security Architect
8 9 (5.36%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.76%) Information Architect
9 8 (4.76%) SAP Manager
9 8 (4.76%) Technical Manager
10 7 (4.17%) Cloud Specialist
10 7 (4.17%) Digital Architect
10 7 (4.17%) Security Specialist
11 6 (3.57%) CISSP Specialist
11 6 (3.57%) Cloud Architect
11 6 (3.57%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.76%) SAP PI
2 3 (1.79%) Spring
3 2 (1.19%) Hibernate
3 2 (1.19%) Java EE
3 2 (1.19%) JDBC
3 2 (1.19%) Middleware
3 2 (1.19%) Web Services
3 2 (1.19%) XML
4 1 (0.60%) .NET
4 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.60%) CSS
4 1 (0.60%) HTML
4 1 (0.60%) JMS
4 1 (0.60%) JSP
4 1 (0.60%) Servlets
4 1 (0.60%) SOAP
4 1 (0.60%) Struts
4 1 (0.60%) WSDL
4 1 (0.60%) XML Messaging
4 1 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 11 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.95%) Public Cloud
5 9 (5.36%) User Experience
6 8 (4.76%) CESG
6 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
7 7 (4.17%) Management Information System
8 6 (3.57%) CMDB
8 6 (3.57%) Social Media
9 5 (2.98%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.98%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.38%) HP Storage
11 2 (1.19%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (1.19%) FMCG
11 2 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (1.19%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.19%) Internet of Things
11 2 (1.19%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.95%) Windows
2 9 (5.36%) Linux
3 8 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.60%) AIX
6 1 (0.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.60%) TOGAF
2 37 (22.02%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (14.88%) ERP
5 23 (13.69%) IT Strategy
6 21 (12.50%) ITIL
6 21 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (11.31%) SOA
8 17 (10.12%) Information Security
9 16 (9.52%) Data Modelling
10 15 (8.93%) Data Architecture
11 14 (8.33%) Analytics
12 13 (7.74%) ArchiMate
12 13 (7.74%) Security Architecture
13 12 (7.14%) CRM
14 11 (6.55%) Collaborative Working
15 10 (5.95%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (5.95%) ITSM
15 10 (5.95%) Project Management
15 10 (5.95%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.55%) SQL
2 9 (5.36%) Python
3 6 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.57%) PHP
3 6 (3.57%) Ruby
4 5 (2.98%) Java
5 2 (1.19%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (14.88%) Degree
2 20 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 10 (5.95%) CCSP
3 10 (5.95%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (5.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 9 (5.36%) CISM
4 9 (5.36%) CISSP
5 8 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.19%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) CCIE
8 1 (0.60%) CCIE Service Provider
8 1 (0.60%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (6.55%) COBIT
3 8 (4.76%) ISO 22301
4 5 (2.98%) QA
5 2 (1.19%) GDPR
6 1 (0.60%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.60%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 18 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.19%) DFS Replication
4 1 (0.60%) Docker
4 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (3.57%) HAProxy
2 4 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (2.38%) SCCM
3 2 (1.19%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (1.19%) WSUS
4 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.60%) MOM
4 1 (0.60%) Oozie
4 1 (0.60%) Rancher
4 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (20.83%) SAP
2 27 (16.07%) Oracle
3 25 (14.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.36%) IBM
5 8 (4.76%) Adobe
5 8 (4.76%) Cisco
5 8 (4.76%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 7 (4.17%) VMware
7 6 (3.57%) Citrix
8 4 (2.38%) ArcSight
8 4 (2.38%) CyberArk
8 4 (2.38%) HP
8 4 (2.38%) McAfee
8 4 (2.38%) NetApp
8 4 (2.38%) Splunk
8 4 (2.38%) Symantec
8 4 (2.38%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.79%) EMC
10 2 (1.19%) SonicWALL