The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 3 months to 27 March 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
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -1.90% -2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

Enterprise Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 101 125 140
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 73.19% 79.62% 78.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 83 94
Median daily rate £350 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -4.47%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Staffordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Staffordshire

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
1 3 (50.00%) BPMN
1 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Skype
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Architect
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Head of Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Service Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile Computing
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 3 (50.00%) BPMN
1 3 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 3 (50.00%) Use Case
2 2 (33.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft