Period
to 20 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ArchiMate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ArchiMate over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

ArchiMate
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 815 816 828
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12 -53
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 80 73 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.071% 0.064%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.083% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 38 45
UK median daily rate £525 £538 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.33% -2.27% +7.32%
10th Percentile £375 £453 £400
90th Percentile £675 £650 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £450
% change year-on-year - +16.67% -11.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 -

ArchiMate 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 89,850 87,697 88,614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.36% 85.74% 85.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,462 58,317 58,473
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £277 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,321 2,108 2,455
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.14 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.93% +2.84% +1.74%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £49.75 £48.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.20 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -11.67% +6.67% -

ArchiMate
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing ArchiMate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for ArchiMate in the UK

ArchiMate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ArchiMate in the UK

ArchiMate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ArchiMate over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArchiMate in the UK

ArchiMate
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArchiMate.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ArchiMate in the UK

ArchiMate
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ArchiMate within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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
England -3 70 £525 -2.33% 18
UK excluding London -33 52 £525 - 16
London +11 28 £534 -7.13% 3
South West -16 20 £525 -8.70% 5
North of England -18 11 £600 +4.35% 2
Scotland -11 7 £438 - 1
Midlands -7 5 £500 - 6
North West -8 5 £575 +4.55% 2
North East - 5 £625 -
South East -30 4 £400 -23.81% 2
West Midlands -18 3 £448 -10.50% 6
Wales -19 3 £450 -
East Midlands +4 2 £500 -2.44%
East of England -1 2 £475 -5.00%
Yorkshire -14 1 £500 -13.04%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ArchiMate 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 with a requirement for ArchiMate.

1 45 (56.25%) UML
2 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.00%) TOGAF
4 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
4 23 (28.75%) Security Cleared
5 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 18 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (20.00%) Microservices
8 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling
8 15 (18.75%) ITIL
9 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
10 13 (16.25%) Web Services
11 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
11 12 (15.00%) SC Cleared
11 12 (15.00%) SDLC
12 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
13 10 (12.50%) SOA
13 10 (12.50%) Cisco
14 9 (11.25%) Project Management
14 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
14 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Project
14 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (11.25%) Service Management
14 9 (11.25%) Software-Defined Networking
15 8 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (10.00%) Finance
15 8 (10.00%) Java
15 8 (10.00%) Service Design
16 7 (8.75%) Business Process Modelling
16 7 (8.75%) IT Strategy

ArchiMate
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (7.50%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.75%) Documentum
3 3 (3.75%) Liferay
4 2 (2.50%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.25%) Magento
3 1 (1.25%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.25%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.00%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (5.00%) SaaS
4 3 (3.75%) Boomi
4 3 (3.75%) IaaS
4 3 (3.75%) iPaaS
4 3 (3.75%) OneDrive
4 3 (3.75%) PaaS
5 2 (2.50%) Office 365
6 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.25%) Software-Defined Networking
2 3 (3.75%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.25%) AMQP
3 1 (1.25%) DAB
3 1 (1.25%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) Power BI
3 3 (3.75%) Big Data
3 3 (3.75%) MySQL
3 3 (3.75%) RDBMS
3 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.25%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.25%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.25%) DB2
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.25%) HBase
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.75%) Maven
1 3 (3.75%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.50%) AppScan
2 2 (2.50%) ERwin
2 2 (2.50%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.25%) ER Studio
3 1 (1.25%) PowerDesigner
General
1 8 (10.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Retail
3 3 (3.75%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Automotive
5 1 (1.25%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Architect
2 21 (26.25%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (15.00%) Analyst
4 11 (13.75%) Business Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.25%) CRM Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Designer
6 5 (6.25%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (5.00%) Applications Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
7 4 (5.00%) Service Architect
7 4 (5.00%) UML Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) UML Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) Principal Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) Web Services
2 6 (7.50%) .NET
2 6 (7.50%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (6.25%) REST
4 3 (3.75%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.75%) jBPM
4 3 (3.75%) Middleware
4 3 (3.75%) SOAP
5 2 (2.50%) HTML
5 2 (2.50%) RESTful
5 2 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Avro
6 1 (1.25%) Apache Thrift
6 1 (1.25%) CSS
6 1 (1.25%) JFC
6 1 (1.25%) Kafka
6 1 (1.25%) Protocol Buffers
6 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
4 2 (2.50%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.50%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.50%) Social Media
5 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.25%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.00%) Linux
2 3 (3.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.75%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (56.25%) UML
2 30 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (35.00%) TOGAF
4 16 (20.00%) Microservices
5 15 (18.75%) Data Modelling
5 15 (18.75%) ITIL
6 12 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 12 (15.00%) SDLC
7 11 (13.75%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.50%) SOA
9 9 (11.25%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (11.25%) Project Management
9 9 (11.25%) Service Management
10 8 (10.00%) Service Design
10 8 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.75%) BPMN
11 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (8.75%) Data Analysis
11 7 (8.75%) MODAF
11 7 (8.75%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) SQL
4 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.25%) C#
5 1 (1.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (28.75%) Security Cleared
2 14 (17.50%) DV Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) ISEB
5 5 (6.25%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (3.75%) CISM
6 3 (3.75%) CISSP
6 3 (3.75%) ISSAP
6 3 (3.75%) SANS
7 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.25%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.25%) CBAP
8 1 (1.25%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) COBIT
1 3 (3.75%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.75%) Web Application Security Consortium
2 1 (1.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.75%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.25%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 3 (3.75%) SCCM
1 3 (3.75%) SCOM
1 3 (3.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.50%) Cisco
3 7 (8.75%) Oracle
4 6 (7.50%) VMware
5 5 (6.25%) SAP
6 4 (5.00%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.75%) Dell
8 2 (2.50%) ATG
8 2 (2.50%) Hyperion
8 2 (2.50%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (2.50%) Retek
9 1 (1.25%) Ab Initio
9 1 (1.25%) Google
9 1 (1.25%) hybris
9 1 (1.25%) IBM
9 1 (1.25%) Reuters
9 1 (1.25%) Tableau
9 1 (1.25%) Teradata
9 1 (1.25%) Workday
9 1 (1.25%) WSO2