Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 284 250 255
Rank change year-on-year -34 +5 -35
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 107 114 142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.63% 0.71% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 0.85% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 75 88
South East median daily rate £539 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.17% -2.38% +10.53%
10th Percentile £356 £359 £400
90th Percentile £700 £650 £638
England median daily rate £563 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +2.27% - +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
South East median hourly rate £38.00 - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £45.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -2.22% +2.27% -4.35%

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 14,538 13,363 15,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.05% 83.36% 82.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,634 7,748 9,483
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £562 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 516 573
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.95 £24.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.33% -17.08% +11.65%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.60 £11.81
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.38 £51.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +13.50%

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 15 July 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 15 July 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 15 July 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 -17 48 £475 -7.32% 10
Berkshire -4 30 £545 +4.71% 5
Hampshire +1 26 £650 +20.93% 7
Surrey -31 18 £580 +22.11% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 17 £358 -8.21% 5
West Sussex -14 9 £513 -1.44% 1
Kent +11 1 - -
East Sussex -1 1 £500 -4.76% 2
Oxfordshire -5 1 £475 -10.59%
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.36%) TOGAF
3 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (19.63%) Data Modelling
5 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
6 16 (14.95%) Migration
7 15 (14.02%) Finance
8 13 (12.15%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (12.15%) Java
8 13 (12.15%) Analytics
8 13 (12.15%) DevOps
8 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (11.21%) ITIL
9 12 (11.21%) Cisco
9 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
10 11 (10.28%) Firewall
10 11 (10.28%) Project Management
10 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (10.28%) SQL
10 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
10 11 (10.28%) REST
11 10 (9.35%) SOA
12 9 (8.41%) .NET
12 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
12 9 (8.41%) SAP
12 9 (8.41%) Windows
12 9 (8.41%) TDD
12 9 (8.41%) Scrum

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 3 (2.80%) Confluence
2 2 (1.87%) Apache
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Alfresco
3 1 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.93%) Documentum
3 1 (0.93%) Drupal
3 1 (0.93%) FileNet
3 1 (0.93%) Liferay
3 1 (0.93%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.93%) LiveLink
3 1 (0.93%) SAS
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.93%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.93%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.93%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.93%) SAP GRC
2 1 (0.93%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 19 (17.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (14.95%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (7.48%) Office 365
4 5 (4.67%) PaaS
5 3 (2.80%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.80%) Force.com
5 3 (2.80%) SaaS
6 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.87%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.87%) BlueKai
6 2 (1.87%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.87%) IaaS
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Boomi
7 1 (0.93%) Data Lake Analytics
7 1 (0.93%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.28%) Firewall
2 5 (4.67%) VPN
3 4 (3.74%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.80%) BGP
4 3 (2.80%) Internet
4 3 (2.80%) OSPF
4 3 (2.80%) Wireless
5 2 (1.87%) BIG-IP
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.87%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (1.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.87%) ICMP
5 2 (1.87%) IPsec
5 2 (1.87%) NetScaler
5 2 (1.87%) Network Security
5 2 (1.87%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.93%) MQTT
6 1 (0.93%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.41%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.74%) Big Data
3 4 (3.74%) MySQL
3 4 (3.74%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (2.80%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (2.80%) MySQL Workbench
5 2 (1.87%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.87%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.93%) Cosmos DB
6 1 (0.93%) OLTP
6 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.93%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.93%) Ant
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.93%) Xcode
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 12 (11.21%) Telecoms
3 6 (5.61%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Marketing
5 3 (2.80%) Banking
5 3 (2.80%) Billing
6 2 (1.87%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Automotive
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 66 (61.68%) Architect
2 21 (19.63%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (14.02%) Analyst
3 15 (14.02%) Enterprise Architect
4 11 (10.28%) Business Analyst
4 11 (10.28%) Data Architect
5 7 (6.54%) Cloud Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.67%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.74%) Designer
8 4 (3.74%) Lead Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Salesforce Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Solutions Designer
9 3 (2.80%) Azure Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Integration Architect
9 3 (2.80%) Lead Business Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
9 3 (2.80%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) REST
2 9 (8.41%) .NET
3 6 (5.61%) XML
4 5 (4.67%) Node.js
4 5 (4.67%) OAuth
5 4 (3.74%) AngularJS
5 4 (3.74%) JSON
5 4 (3.74%) React
5 4 (3.74%) SOAP
6 3 (2.80%) Middleware
6 3 (2.80%) Visualforce
6 3 (2.80%) Web Services
6 3 (2.80%) XSD
7 2 (1.87%) CSS
7 2 (1.87%) HTML
7 2 (1.87%) Java EE
7 2 (1.87%) LAMP
8 1 (0.93%) Dojo
8 1 (0.93%) JSR 170
8 1 (0.93%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.67%) PKI
4 4 (3.74%) Client/Server
4 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.80%) Blog
5 3 (2.80%) User Experience
6 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.87%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.87%) Tandem
7 1 (0.93%) FMCG
7 1 (0.93%) IPTV
7 1 (0.93%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.93%) MPEG
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.41%) Windows
2 8 (7.48%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.61%) Android
4 5 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.80%) Linux
6 3 (2.80%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (23.36%) TOGAF
3 22 (20.56%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (19.63%) Data Modelling
5 16 (14.95%) Migration
6 13 (12.15%) Analytics
6 13 (12.15%) DevOps
7 12 (11.21%) ITIL
8 11 (10.28%) Business Analysis
8 11 (10.28%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (10.28%) Project Management
9 10 (9.35%) SOA
10 9 (8.41%) BDD
10 9 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (8.41%) Scrum
10 9 (8.41%) TDD
11 7 (6.54%) Change Management
11 7 (6.54%) CRM
11 7 (6.54%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (5.61%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.15%) Java
2 11 (10.28%) SQL
3 5 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.74%) C#
4 4 (3.74%) TypeScript
5 3 (2.80%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.93%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) Erlang
6 1 (0.93%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PHP
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.93%) Python
6 1 (0.93%) Ruby
6 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.54%) Degree
3 7 (6.54%) MCSE
4 6 (5.61%) DV Cleared
5 5 (4.67%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.80%) CCIP
6 3 (2.80%) CCNA
6 3 (2.80%) CCNP
6 3 (2.80%) MCSA
6 3 (2.80%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (1.87%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.93%) CISSP
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.93%) IIBA
8 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.67%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.74%) GDPR
2 4 (3.74%) QA
3 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.93%) PMO
4 1 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (7.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.87%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.87%) vCloud
2 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.93%) Docker
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.93%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (5.61%) SCCM
2 5 (4.67%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.93%) Ansible
4 1 (0.93%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.93%) Puppet
4 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.15%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (11.21%) Cisco
4 9 (8.41%) SAP
5 8 (7.48%) Oracle
6 7 (6.54%) Citrix
7 5 (4.67%) Juniper
8 4 (3.74%) McAfee
8 4 (3.74%) Palo Alto
8 4 (3.74%) Xamarin
9 3 (2.80%) VMware
10 2 (1.87%) Adobe
10 2 (1.87%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.87%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.87%) F5
10 2 (1.87%) IBM
10 2 (1.87%) OpenText
10 2 (1.87%) Pega
10 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.93%) Sencha