Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 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
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 158 143
Rank change year-on-year +5 -15 -19
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 65 50 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.11% 0.91% 1.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 1.09% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 36 38
South West median daily rate £538 £550 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +3.53% -2.97%
10th Percentile £413 £339 £344
90th Percentile £604 £663 £750
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
South West median hourly rate - £29.13 -
England median hourly rate £73.34 £42.50 £44.00
% change year-on-year +72.56% -3.41% +33.33%

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 4,993 4,576 4,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.07% 83.20% 81.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,091 2,890 3,195
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £245
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 183 272
South West median hourly rate £41.85 £38.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.69% +9.22% -4.73%
10th Percentile £11.45 £12.79 £12.69
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -8.70% - +4.55%

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 21 September 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
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 21 September 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
Wiltshire +3 32 £550 - 5
Bristol +1 24 £500 -4.76% 12
Gloucestershire -6 1 £550 +62.96% 3
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 37 (56.92%) TOGAF
2 30 (46.15%) Security Cleared
3 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (30.77%) Finance
4 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (24.62%) C
5 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
6 15 (23.08%) IT Strategy
7 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
8 13 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (20.00%) Banking
8 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
8 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
9 12 (18.46%) Linux
10 11 (16.92%) Change Management
10 11 (16.92%) DSDM
10 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (16.92%) Service Management
11 10 (15.38%) BPMN
11 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
12 9 (13.85%) Business Change Management
12 9 (13.85%) Process Architecture
12 9 (13.85%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (13.85%) Six Sigma
12 9 (13.85%) CRM
12 9 (13.85%) Web Services
12 9 (13.85%) XML

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 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.62%) Office 365
4 2 (3.08%) SaaS
5 1 (1.54%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.15%) VPN
2 3 (4.62%) Internet
2 3 (4.62%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (1.54%) DHCP
3 1 (1.54%) DNS
3 1 (1.54%) DWDM
3 1 (1.54%) Firewall
3 1 (1.54%) GSM
3 1 (1.54%) LAN
3 1 (1.54%) LTE
3 1 (1.54%) NGN
3 1 (1.54%) SDH
3 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.54%) UMTS
3 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.54%) WAN
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless
3 1 (1.54%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
1 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.54%) GIS
1 1 (1.54%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (4.62%) JIRA
2 1 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.54%) Maven
2 1 (1.54%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 13 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.62%) Electronics
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.62%) Marketing
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (67.69%) Architect
2 19 (29.23%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (18.46%) Applications Architect
4 7 (10.77%) Enterprise Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Process Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) Process Modeller
6 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Business Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Environment Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Security Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Test Environment Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Security Technical Architect
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.85%) Web Services
1 9 (13.85%) XML
2 8 (12.31%) JSON
2 8 (12.31%) JSP
2 8 (12.31%) SOAP
3 6 (9.23%) .NET
4 3 (4.62%) J2EE
4 3 (4.62%) Middleware
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.62%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.62%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.08%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.08%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.54%) Frameworx
5 1 (1.54%) PKI
5 1 (1.54%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.54%) TM Forum
5 1 (1.54%) User Experience
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 4 (6.15%) Windows
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.54%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.92%) TOGAF
2 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (23.08%) IT Strategy
5 14 (21.54%) Business Analysis
6 13 (20.00%) Critical Thinking
6 13 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (18.46%) PRINCE2
8 11 (16.92%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (16.92%) Change Management
8 11 (16.92%) DSDM
8 11 (16.92%) Service Management
9 10 (15.38%) BPMN
9 10 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (13.85%) Business Change Management
10 9 (13.85%) GAP Analysis
10 9 (13.85%) Information Security
10 9 (13.85%) Lean Six Sigma
10 9 (13.85%) Process Architecture
10 9 (13.85%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.62%) C
2 9 (13.85%) Java
3 8 (12.31%) C++
3 8 (12.31%) PowerShell
3 8 (12.31%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 16 (24.62%) DV Cleared
3 13 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (13.85%) Degree
5 5 (7.69%) MBA
6 4 (6.15%) TOGAF Certification
7 3 (4.62%) ISEB
8 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (3.08%) MAPM
9 1 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (1.54%) CCNA
9 1 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.54%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.31%) HMG Infosec
1 8 (12.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 8 (12.31%) JSP 440
2 2 (3.08%) COBIT
3 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.54%) GDPR
3 1 (1.54%) QA
3 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 2 (3.08%) SCOM
2 2 (3.08%) vRealize
3 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.15%) Cisco
3 3 (4.62%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.62%) SAP
3 3 (4.62%) VMware
4 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
4 1 (1.54%) Google
4 1 (1.54%) HP
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Meraki
4 1 (1.54%) NetApp
4 1 (1.54%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) Red Hat