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 3 months to 28 June 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.

ArchiMate
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 574 601 611
Rank change year-on-year +27 +10  
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 36 50 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.076% 0.093% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.091% 0.11% 0.076%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 35 28
Median daily rate £588 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £401 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £695 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +21.05% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

ArchiMate 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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 39769 44877 44538
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.43% 83.33% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 99202 112242 99576
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £284 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3122 2959 3052
Median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £50.78 £51.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ArchiMate in the UK

ArchiMate
Top 8 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +18 30 £588 +17.50% 5
London +12 21 £600 +6.66%
UK excluding London +26 15 £575 +21.05% 5
South East +31 6 £500 +5.26% 2
Scotland - 4 £523 -
Northern Ireland - 2 £620 -
South West - 2 £575 -
North of England +46 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ArchiMate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for ArchiMate.

1 46 (71.88%) TOGAF
2 22 (34.38%) Migration
3 21 (32.81%) UML
4 20 (31.25%) Windows
5 19 (29.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 16 (25.00%) ITIL
6 16 (25.00%) Office 365
7 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
8 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (20.31%) Target Operating Model
9 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (18.75%) Oracle
10 10 (15.63%) Sitecore
10 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
11 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (12.50%) Software Architecture
12 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (12.50%) SOA
12 8 (12.50%) Adobe
13 7 (10.94%) .NET
14 6 (9.38%) Java
14 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
14 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
14 6 (9.38%) Data Security
14 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
14 6 (9.38%) Scrum
14 6 (9.38%) CMS
14 6 (9.38%) Degree
14 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
14 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared

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 (9.38%) Apache Solr
1 6 (9.38%) CMS
1 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.81%) CoreMedia CMS
2 5 (7.81%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (7.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
4 2 (3.13%) Alfresco
5 1 (1.56%) Confluence
5 1 (1.56%) Documentum
5 1 (1.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (3.13%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.00%) Office 365
2 12 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.25%) IaaS
4 4 (6.25%) PaaS
4 4 (6.25%) SaaS
4 4 (6.25%) Yammer
5 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.56%) GitHub
5 1 (1.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
1 4 (6.25%) LAN
1 4 (6.25%) WAN
2 3 (4.69%) Skype
3 1 (1.56%) RFID
3 1 (1.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.25%) Big Data
2 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.69%) Snowflake Schema
4 2 (3.13%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.56%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.56%) ERwin
2 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Maven
General
1 5 (7.81%) Retail
2 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.13%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 51 (79.69%) Architect
2 15 (23.44%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
4 11 (17.19%) Senior Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Enterprise Architect
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Data Architect
6 6 (9.38%) Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Solutions Designer
6 6 (9.38%) Technical Architect
7 5 (7.81%) WebSphere Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.25%) Office 365 Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) Azure Administrator
9 3 (4.69%) CRM Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Java Architect
9 3 (4.69%) Office 365 Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
2 5 (7.81%) RESTful
3 3 (4.69%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.69%) Apache Flex
3 3 (4.69%) BlazeDS
3 3 (4.69%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.69%) J2EE
3 3 (4.69%) JSON
3 3 (4.69%) Spring
3 3 (4.69%) Spring MVC
3 3 (4.69%) XML
3 3 (4.69%) XSL
3 3 (4.69%) XSLT
4 1 (1.56%) Itk
4 1 (1.56%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.25%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.56%) NHS
4 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (71.88%) TOGAF
2 22 (34.38%) Migration
3 21 (32.81%) UML
4 19 (29.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (25.00%) ITIL
6 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.31%) Target Operating Model
7 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
8 8 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (12.50%) SOA
8 8 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) Coaching
9 6 (9.38%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.38%) Data Security
9 6 (9.38%) Information Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) Logical Data Model
9 6 (9.38%) Scrum
9 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (4.69%) ActionScript
2 3 (4.69%) C
2 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
2 3 (4.69%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
1 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 3 (4.69%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) GDPR
2 3 (4.69%) COBIT
3 2 (3.13%) HL7
4 1 (1.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.56%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Oracle
3 10 (15.63%) Sitecore
4 8 (12.50%) Adobe
5 3 (4.69%) IBM
5 3 (4.69%) Sybase
6 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (3.13%) Cognos
6 2 (3.13%) VMware
7 1 (1.56%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.56%) CyberArk
7 1 (1.56%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.56%) Symantec
7 1 (1.56%) Tripwire
7 1 (1.56%) WSO2
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