Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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 West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 159 130
Rank change year-on-year +23 -29 +28
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 60 44 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.06% 0.77% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 0.96% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 32 72
South West median daily rate £600 £519 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.66% +3.75% -9.09%
10th Percentile £360 £326 £332
90th Percentile £753 £773 £773
England median daily rate £550 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
South West median hourly rate £53.38 £43.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.70% - -
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 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 4609 4587 5154
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.29% 79.94% 79.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2912 3091 3490
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £240 £255
90th Percentile £556 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 270 256
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +47.17%
10th Percentile £12.19 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.60
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 November 2017.

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 22 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
Wiltshire +5 24 £675 +22.73% 3
Bristol -2 14 £525 - 2
Devon +5 7 £600 +50.00%
Gloucestershire +17 6 - -
Dorset - 3 - -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) TOGAF
2 22 (36.67%) Finance
3 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (23.33%) Java
5 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (16.67%) IT Strategy
7 9 (15.00%) GDPR
8 8 (13.33%) Service Design
8 8 (13.33%) Open Source
8 8 (13.33%) Banking
8 8 (13.33%) ETL
9 7 (11.67%) .NET
9 7 (11.67%) Oracle
9 7 (11.67%) QA
9 7 (11.67%) Velocity
9 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
9 7 (11.67%) DevOps
10 6 (10.00%) Microservices
10 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 6 (10.00%) RESTful
10 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
10 6 (10.00%) Data Management
10 6 (10.00%) SAP
10 6 (10.00%) Unisys
10 6 (10.00%) Linux
10 6 (10.00%) SOA
10 6 (10.00%) Service Management
11 5 (8.33%) Windows

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 4 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.67%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.67%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (3.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.33%) LDAP
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) VPN
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) Big Data
2 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 22 (36.67%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 5 (8.33%) Back Office
3 5 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 3 (5.00%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Architect
2 19 (31.67%) Enterprise Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Technical Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 4 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Data Protection Officer
6 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Technical Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Azure Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) ERP Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Integration Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Lead Enterprise Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Mortgage Business Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Service Architect
8 2 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.67%) .NET
1 7 (11.67%) Velocity
2 6 (10.00%) RESTful
3 3 (5.00%) Web Services
4 2 (3.33%) Middleware
4 2 (3.33%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.67%) RIA
4 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.33%) PKI
6 1 (1.67%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (1.67%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 5 (8.33%) Windows
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (36.67%) TOGAF
3 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 8 (13.33%) ETL
5 8 (13.33%) Open Source
5 8 (13.33%) Service Design
6 7 (11.67%) DevOps
7 6 (10.00%) Data Management
7 6 (10.00%) Microservices
7 6 (10.00%) Service Management
7 6 (10.00%) SOA
7 6 (10.00%) Software Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) ArchiMate
8 5 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 5 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 5 (8.33%) ITIL
8 5 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Java
2 5 (8.33%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) Ada
3 2 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) CISM
4 2 (3.33%) CISSP
4 2 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (3.33%) ISEB
4 2 (3.33%) OSCP
4 2 (3.33%) SANS
5 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (15.00%) GDPR
2 7 (11.67%) QA
3 4 (6.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (3.33%) COBIT
5 2 (3.33%) DO-178B
5 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (1.67%) ISO 9000
6 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.33%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (11.67%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) SAP
2 6 (10.00%) Unisys
3 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.33%) EMC
4 2 (3.33%) IBM
4 2 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (3.33%) Veritas
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow