Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 215 243 234
Rank change year-on-year +28 -9 -34
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 170 108 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.04% 0.71% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.87% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 65 128
South East median daily rate £515 £575 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.43% +10.58% -3.26%
10th Percentile £437 £396 £438
90th Percentile £646 £694 £700
England median daily rate £575 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South East median hourly rate - £42.25 -
England median hourly rate £47.38 £43.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +8.91% +4.82% +167.74%

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 13,582 12,427 14,833
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.18% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,182 7,446 8,870
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 502 628
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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 -10 68 £518 -11.91% 11
Berkshire -8 47 £525 +5.00% 4
Hampshire +28 40 £475 +9.83% 7
West Sussex +8 32 £600 +8.60% 4
Surrey -17 19 £550 -2.65% 14
Buckinghamshire -32 11 £456 -29.81% 4
Oxfordshire -2 10 £575 -8.00% 3
East Sussex - 6 £500 - 1
Kent -12 3 - -
Middlesex 0 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 40 (23.53%) TOGAF
2 38 (22.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (20.59%) SAP
4 29 (17.06%) Oracle
5 28 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (15.88%) ITIL
7 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
8 25 (14.71%) IT Strategy
9 24 (14.12%) ERP
10 22 (12.94%) Degree
11 21 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
12 20 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 20 (11.76%) Active Directory
12 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
12 20 (11.76%) Finance
13 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (10.59%) Information Security
14 18 (10.59%) SaaS
15 17 (10.00%) PaaS
16 15 (8.82%) Service Management
16 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
16 15 (8.82%) Windows
16 15 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 15 (8.82%) Strategic Thinking
17 14 (8.24%) Mobile App
17 14 (8.24%) COBIT
17 14 (8.24%) Data Modelling
17 14 (8.24%) CISSP
18 13 (7.65%) CCSP
18 13 (7.65%) Cloud Computing

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 9 (5.29%) Apache
2 8 (4.71%) nginx
3 7 (4.12%) NetWeaver
4 3 (1.76%) JBoss
4 3 (1.76%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.76%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Solr
5 2 (1.18%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.18%) CMS
5 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
6 1 (0.59%) Confluence
6 1 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.71%) SAP PSCD
2 6 (3.53%) SAP ERP
3 4 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (2.35%) SAP HR
3 4 (2.35%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (1.18%) OpenText MBPM
4 2 (1.18%) OpenText Process Suite
5 1 (0.59%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (10.59%) SaaS
3 17 (10.00%) PaaS
4 13 (7.65%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (7.06%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (7.06%) IaaS
6 3 (1.76%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.18%) iPaaS
7 2 (1.18%) Office 365
8 1 (0.59%) GitHub
8 1 (0.59%) Slack
8 1 (0.59%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) Firewall
2 7 (4.12%) HTTP
2 7 (4.12%) MQTT
2 7 (4.12%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.94%) LAN
3 5 (2.94%) WAN
4 4 (2.35%) DMZ
4 4 (2.35%) Internet
5 3 (1.76%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.76%) Network Security
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (0.59%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.59%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.59%) FWSM
6 1 (0.59%) MPLS
6 1 (0.59%) SAN
6 1 (0.59%) VPLS
6 1 (0.59%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.47%) Star Schema
2 8 (4.71%) RDBMS
2 8 (4.71%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.12%) MySQL
3 7 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.35%) Data Lake
4 4 (2.35%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.76%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (1.76%) Big Data
6 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.18%) Impala
6 2 (1.18%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.59%) DB2
7 1 (0.59%) DTS
7 1 (0.59%) Flink
7 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.59%) Power BI
7 1 (0.59%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.59%) RStudio
General
1 20 (11.76%) Finance
1 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.06%) Retail
3 9 (5.29%) Manufacturing
4 8 (4.71%) Automotive
4 8 (4.71%) Marketing
5 5 (2.94%) Billing
5 5 (2.94%) Publishing
6 4 (2.35%) Banking
6 4 (2.35%) Legal
7 3 (1.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.59%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (67.65%) Architect
2 44 (25.88%) Solutions Architect
3 26 (15.29%) Enterprise Architect
4 20 (11.76%) SAP Architect
5 17 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 13 (7.65%) Security Architect
7 12 (7.06%) SAP Technical Architect
8 10 (5.88%) Security Specialist
9 8 (4.71%) Cloud Architect
9 8 (4.71%) Cloud Specialist
9 8 (4.71%) Enterprise Architecture Specialist
9 8 (4.71%) SAP Manager
9 8 (4.71%) Technical Manager
10 7 (4.12%) Analyst
10 7 (4.12%) CISSP Specialist
10 7 (4.12%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.12%) Integration Engineer
10 7 (4.12%) Project Manager
11 6 (3.53%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.71%) LDAP
1 8 (4.71%) SAP PI
1 8 (4.71%) XML
2 7 (4.12%) PostGIS
2 7 (4.12%) REST
3 4 (2.35%) .NET
4 3 (1.76%) Middleware
4 3 (1.76%) Node.js
4 3 (1.76%) Spring
4 3 (1.76%) Web Services
5 2 (1.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.18%) Java EE
5 2 (1.18%) JDBC
6 1 (0.59%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.59%) CSS
6 1 (0.59%) HTML
6 1 (0.59%) JMS
6 1 (0.59%) JSP
6 1 (0.59%) Servlets
6 1 (0.59%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Mobile App
2 13 (7.65%) Public Cloud
3 11 (6.47%) CESG
4 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (5.29%) Data Centre
6 8 (4.71%) CMDB
7 7 (4.12%) Infotainment
8 6 (3.53%) Social Media
9 5 (2.94%) User Experience
9 5 (2.94%) Virtual Team
10 4 (2.35%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (2.35%) FMCG
10 4 (2.35%) Internet of Things
10 4 (2.35%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.76%) Private Cloud
12 2 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
12 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
12 2 (1.18%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.82%) Windows
2 12 (7.06%) Linux
2 12 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (2.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) AIX
5 1 (0.59%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (23.53%) TOGAF
2 38 (22.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (16.47%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (15.88%) ITIL
5 25 (14.71%) IT Strategy
6 24 (14.12%) ERP
7 21 (12.35%) Technical Architecture
8 18 (10.59%) Information Security
9 15 (8.82%) Service Management
9 15 (8.82%) Strategic Thinking
10 14 (8.24%) Data Modelling
11 13 (7.65%) Analytics
11 13 (7.65%) Collaborative Working
12 12 (7.06%) CRM
12 12 (7.06%) Service Design
12 12 (7.06%) SOA
13 11 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (6.47%) eTOM
13 11 (6.47%) ITSM
13 11 (6.47%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.88%) Python
2 9 (5.29%) SQL
3 8 (4.71%) Bash Shell
3 8 (4.71%) PHP
3 8 (4.71%) Ruby
4 5 (2.94%) Java
5 3 (1.76%) C#
5 3 (1.76%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 22 (12.94%) Degree
2 20 (11.76%) Security Cleared
3 15 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (8.24%) CISSP
5 13 (7.65%) CCSP
6 12 (7.06%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 12 (7.06%) CISM
7 8 (4.71%) SC Cleared
8 4 (2.35%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (1.76%) AWS Certification
9 3 (1.76%) CCIE
10 2 (1.18%) CCNA
10 2 (1.18%) CCNP
10 2 (1.18%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) CCIE Service Provider
11 1 (0.59%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (8.24%) COBIT
3 9 (5.29%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.76%) QA
5 2 (1.18%) GDPR
6 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.59%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 20 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.35%) Docker
2 4 (2.35%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.76%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.76%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (1.76%) XenServer
4 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (4.71%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.76%) MOM
3 2 (1.18%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.59%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.59%) Oozie
4 1 (0.59%) Rancher
4 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 35 (20.59%) SAP
2 29 (17.06%) Oracle
3 26 (15.29%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.29%) IBM
4 9 (5.29%) ServiceNow
5 8 (4.71%) Adobe
5 8 (4.71%) Red Hat
6 7 (4.12%) VMware
7 5 (2.94%) Cisco
8 4 (2.35%) McAfee
9 3 (1.76%) Citrix
9 3 (1.76%) Pega
10 2 (1.18%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.18%) F5
10 2 (1.18%) FireEye
10 2 (1.18%) OpenText
10 2 (1.18%) Splunk
10 2 (1.18%) Tableau
11 1 (0.59%) Ab Initio
11 1 (0.59%) Palo Alto