Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 23 February 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 West
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 157 143
Rank change year-on-year +11 -14 +5
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 44 48 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.84% 0.87% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.07% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 57
South West median daily rate £600 £575 £490
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +17.35% -10.91%
10th Percentile £470 £383 £316
90th Percentile £765 £820 £764
England median daily rate £575 £550 £550
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
South West median hourly rate £54.50 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.29% - -
England median hourly rate £53.38 £43.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year +22.70% +4.82% +176.67%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,187 4,497 5,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.36% 81.96% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,583 3,012 3,464
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £514
England median daily rate £455 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +4.00% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 280 251
South West median hourly rate £30.25 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.33% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.38 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year -1.76% +5.26% +16.74%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the South West

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 23 February 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
Bristol -5 12 £513 -35.94% 10
Wiltshire +17 10 £713 +1.79% 6
Gloucestershire +15 10 £520 -9.57%
Devon - 7 £600 - 1
Dorset - 1 - - 1
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 West region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (31.82%) Java
4 13 (29.55%) TOGAF
5 10 (22.73%) Open Source
6 9 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (20.45%) DevOps
7 8 (18.18%) Microservices
7 8 (18.18%) IT Strategy
7 8 (18.18%) ETL
8 7 (15.91%) .NET
8 7 (15.91%) Finance
8 7 (15.91%) Velocity
9 6 (13.64%) QA
9 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
9 6 (13.64%) RESTful
9 6 (13.64%) Service Design
10 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
10 5 (11.36%) Customer-Centricity
10 5 (11.36%) Service Management
10 5 (11.36%) CMMI
10 5 (11.36%) Back Office
10 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.36%) Data Management
11 4 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
11 4 (9.09%) ArchiMate
11 4 (9.09%) Analytics
11 4 (9.09%) User Stories

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (4.55%) CMS
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.27%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
2 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
3 1 (2.27%) Intranet
3 1 (2.27%) LAN
3 1 (2.27%) SAN
3 1 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
3 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Back Office
3 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.55%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.55%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Architect
2 13 (29.55%) Enterprise Architect
3 11 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (13.64%) Technical Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Data Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Azure Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Delivery Director
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Architect
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Architect
9 1 (2.27%) .NET Technical Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Chief Technical Officer
9 1 (2.27%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Java Technical Architect
9 1 (2.27%) Technology Director
9 1 (2.27%) TOGAF Architect
9 1 (2.27%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) .NET
1 7 (15.91%) Velocity
2 6 (13.64%) RESTful
3 3 (6.82%) Web Services
4 2 (4.55%) LDAP
4 2 (4.55%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (6.82%) Internet of Things
3 3 (6.82%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 3 (6.82%) Unix
2 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (29.55%) TOGAF
3 10 (22.73%) Open Source
4 9 (20.45%) DevOps
4 9 (20.45%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (18.18%) ETL
5 8 (18.18%) IT Strategy
5 8 (18.18%) Microservices
6 6 (13.64%) Service Design
6 6 (13.64%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.36%) CMMI
7 5 (11.36%) Customer-Centricity
7 5 (11.36%) Data Management
7 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 5 (11.36%) Service Management
8 4 (9.09%) ArchiMate
8 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.09%) SDLC
8 4 (9.09%) User Stories
8 4 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) CISSP
3 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 2 (4.55%) CISM
4 2 (4.55%) OSCP
4 2 (4.55%) SANS
5 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) GDPR
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle
2 1 (2.27%) Citrix
2 1 (2.27%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) ServiceNow