Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 21 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 73 96
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 -10
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 23 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 2.43% 1.07% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 1.28% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 5
South Wales median daily rate £375 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -8.82% +30.77%
10th Percentile £168 £338 £413
90th Percentile £420 £598 £445
Wales median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
South Wales median hourly rate £31.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.31% - -
Wales median hourly rate £31.00 £63.50 -
% change year-on-year -51.18% - -

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 791 939 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 83.62% 83.69% 81.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 675 814
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £222 £232
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £388 £400 £356
% change year-on-year -3.13% +12.36% -2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.40% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £51.50 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +5.56% +14.29% -5.86%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in South Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in South Wales.

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in South Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in South Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in South Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in South Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in South Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 21 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
Cardiff +11 18 £398 -38.85%
Newport +14 5 £338 -10.00%
Enterprise Architecture
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 16 (69.57%) TOGAF
2 15 (65.22%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
2 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
3 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
5 11 (47.83%) High Availability
6 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) .NET
7 9 (39.13%) C#
7 9 (39.13%) SOAP
7 9 (39.13%) Web Services
7 9 (39.13%) XML
7 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
7 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
7 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
7 9 (39.13%) HL7
7 9 (39.13%) Degree
7 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (39.13%) RESTful
7 9 (39.13%) RedGate
7 9 (39.13%) SDLC
8 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 6 (26.09%) NHS
11 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
12 4 (17.39%) Change Management
12 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (8.70%) Cloud Foundry
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (34.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Legal
1 1 (4.35%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Data Architect
2 10 (43.48%) Technical Architect
3 9 (39.13%) SQL Server Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 4 (17.39%) Software Developer
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (8.70%) DBA
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (43.48%) .NET
2 9 (39.13%) RESTful
2 9 (39.13%) SOAP
2 9 (39.13%) Web Services
2 9 (39.13%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) N-Tier
2 6 (26.09%) NHS
3 5 (21.74%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) TOGAF
2 14 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (47.83%) High Availability
4 9 (39.13%) Data Modelling
4 9 (39.13%) Requirements Analysis
4 9 (39.13%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) BPMN
6 4 (17.39%) Business Analysis
6 4 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) Open Source
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) User Stories
7 3 (13.04%) Data Management
7 3 (13.04%) Microservices
7 3 (13.04%) Re-Platforming
7 3 (13.04%) SOA
7 3 (13.04%) Technical Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) SQL
1 15 (65.22%) T-SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (21.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (13.04%) DBS Check
5 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) HL7
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) RedGate
3 2 (8.70%) Cloudera
3 2 (8.70%) HP