Period
to 16 December 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 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 152 162
Rank change year-on-year -10 +10 -25
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 66 52 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.02% 0.94% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 1.13% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 32 31
South West median daily rate £550 £600 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +14.29% +5.00%
10th Percentile £424 £349 £325
90th Percentile £664 £749 £750
England median daily rate £550 £575 £525
% change year-on-year -4.35% +9.52% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
South West median hourly rate - £53.38 £43.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.70% -
England median hourly rate £77.42 £47.38 £43.50
% change year-on-year +63.42% +8.91% +19.18%

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 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 5,558 4,601 4,654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.78% 83.37% 82.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,556 2,895 3,114
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £276 £253 £240
90th Percentile £575 £560 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 197 297
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.92%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.53 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.13 £49.25 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.61% +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 16 December 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 16 December 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 +6 46 £550 -21.43% 6
Bristol -13 19 £470 -6.00% 12
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 41 (62.12%) TOGAF
2 38 (57.58%) Security Cleared
3 36 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (48.48%) Linux
5 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 29 (43.94%) Critical Thinking
7 27 (40.91%) Java
8 26 (39.39%) SOAP
8 26 (39.39%) XML
8 26 (39.39%) Information Security
9 25 (37.88%) Software Engineering
9 25 (37.88%) Finance
10 24 (36.36%) JSP
10 24 (36.36%) Web Services
10 24 (36.36%) C
10 24 (36.36%) C++
10 24 (36.36%) DSDM
10 24 (36.36%) Python
10 24 (36.36%) HMG Infosec
10 24 (36.36%) JSP 440
10 24 (36.36%) DV Cleared
10 24 (36.36%) PowerShell
10 24 (36.36%) JSON
10 24 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
11 22 (33.33%) SC Cleared
12 19 (28.79%) Technical Architecture
12 19 (28.79%) Banking
13 18 (27.27%) IT Strategy
14 13 (19.70%) Degree
15 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving

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 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (7.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Apigee
2 1 (1.52%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Software-Defined Networking
1 3 (4.55%) VPN
2 2 (3.03%) VSAN
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) LAN
3 1 (1.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) Big Data
2 1 (1.52%) GIS
2 1 (1.52%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Maven
General
1 25 (37.88%) Finance
2 19 (28.79%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.03%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Military
4 1 (1.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 49 (74.24%) Architect
2 35 (53.03%) Solutions Architect
3 18 (27.27%) Applications Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Lead Architect
4 4 (6.06%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Analyst
5 3 (4.55%) Digital Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Environment Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.55%) Test Environment Manager
5 3 (4.55%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.03%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.03%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.03%) Service Design Analyst
7 1 (1.52%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 1 (1.52%) Delivery Director
7 1 (1.52%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (39.39%) SOAP
1 26 (39.39%) XML
2 24 (36.36%) JSON
2 24 (36.36%) JSP
2 24 (36.36%) Web Services
3 7 (10.61%) .NET
4 4 (6.06%) Middleware
5 2 (3.03%) J2EE
5 2 (3.03%) RESTful
6 1 (1.52%) JMS
6 1 (1.52%) OAuth
6 1 (1.52%) REST
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.52%) Swagger
6 1 (1.52%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.55%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.03%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (48.48%) Linux
2 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 5 (7.58%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 10
3 3 (4.55%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (62.12%) TOGAF
2 29 (43.94%) Critical Thinking
3 26 (39.39%) Information Security
4 25 (37.88%) Software Engineering
5 24 (36.36%) DSDM
6 19 (28.79%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (27.27%) IT Strategy
8 11 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (15.15%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (12.12%) Asset Management
10 8 (12.12%) CRM
10 8 (12.12%) ERP
10 8 (12.12%) Service Management
11 7 (10.61%) Data Protection
12 6 (9.09%) ITSM
12 6 (9.09%) Service Delivery
12 6 (9.09%) Software Architecture
12 6 (9.09%) Systems Engineering
13 5 (7.58%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.91%) Java
2 24 (36.36%) C
2 24 (36.36%) C++
2 24 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 24 (36.36%) Python
3 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (57.58%) Security Cleared
2 24 (36.36%) DV Cleared
3 22 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (19.70%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) MBA
6 4 (6.06%) MAPM
7 3 (4.55%) ISEB
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.52%) CCNA
8 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (36.36%) HMG Infosec
1 24 (36.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 24 (36.36%) JSP 440
2 3 (4.55%) GDPR
3 2 (3.03%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
1 4 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.03%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) vRealize
2 3 (4.55%) SCCM
2 3 (4.55%) SCOM
3 2 (3.03%) Puppet
4 1 (1.52%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 30 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.06%) Cisco
2 4 (6.06%) VMware
3 3 (4.55%) SAP
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) TIBCO