Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019 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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 797 812 801
Rank change year-on-year +15 -11 -39
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 81 77 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.077% 0.075%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.089% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 43
UK median daily rate £534 £523 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.20% -9.13% +4.55%
10th Percentile £405 £425 £425
90th Percentile £713 £653 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £518 £475
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.95% -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
UK median hourly rate - £52.50 £95.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -44.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £52.50 £95.00
% change year-on-year - -44.74% -

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 86,449 86,060 82,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.90% 85.83% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,070 57,602 54,380
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £645 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,191 2,023 2,382
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.17% +0.34% -0.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.05
90th Percentile £50.00 £49.75 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -10.00%

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 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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 12 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 16 January 2019. 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 -11 74 £534 +2.20% 16
UK excluding London -14 50 £575 +11.11% 13
London +20 31 £525 -4.55% 3
South West -21 20 £525 -10.64% 4
Midlands -6 10 £600 +19.94% 2
West Midlands -14 8 £596 +19.19% 2
Scotland +6 7 £438 -
North of England -8 7 £563 - 3
East of England -2 6 £575 +15.00% 3
North West -7 6 £575 +4.55% 3
East Midlands +9 1 - -
Yorkshire -12 1 £500 -13.04%

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 48 (59.26%) UML
2 37 (45.68%) TOGAF
3 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
6 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
6 21 (25.93%) SDLC
7 18 (22.22%) Microservices
7 18 (22.22%) ITIL
8 15 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
9 14 (17.28%) SOA
9 14 (17.28%) Java
10 13 (16.05%) Finance
10 13 (16.05%) DV Cleared
11 12 (14.81%) MODAF
11 12 (14.81%) .NET
12 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
12 11 (13.58%) Web Services
13 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (12.35%) Retail
13 10 (12.35%) Service Management
13 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
14 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 9 (11.11%) PaaS
14 9 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
14 9 (11.11%) IaaS
14 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
14 9 (11.11%) Project Management
14 9 (11.11%) Cisco

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 7 (8.64%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (8.64%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.41%) Documentum
2 6 (7.41%) Liferay
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) OpenCart
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (1.23%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (28.40%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.11%) IaaS
3 9 (11.11%) PaaS
4 8 (9.88%) SaaS
5 4 (4.94%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (4.94%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.70%) Boomi
6 3 (3.70%) iPaaS
6 3 (3.70%) Office 365
7 1 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
2 6 (7.41%) Unified Communications
2 6 (7.41%) VPN
3 4 (4.94%) WAN
4 3 (3.70%) DNS
4 3 (3.70%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (1.23%) DAB
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) Power BI
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
4 3 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.23%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.23%) DB2
6 1 (1.23%) GIS
6 1 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.23%) HBase
Development Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.41%) Maven
2 6 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (3.70%) ERwin
4 2 (2.47%) AppScan
4 2 (2.47%) ER Studio
4 2 (2.47%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.23%) JIRA
5 1 (1.23%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (1.23%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (16.05%) Finance
2 10 (12.35%) Retail
3 6 (7.41%) Electronics
3 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 6 (7.41%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.47%) Military
6 1 (1.23%) Automotive
6 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 59 (72.84%) Architect
2 21 (25.93%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (12.35%) Security Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Technical Architect
5 6 (7.41%) CRM Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Developer
5 6 (7.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Designer
6 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Microsoft Developer
6 5 (6.17%) Solutions Designer
7 4 (4.94%) Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Service Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Cloud Architect
8 3 (3.70%) MODAF Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Principal Architect
8 3 (3.70%) Principal Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) .NET
2 11 (13.58%) Web Services
3 7 (8.64%) REST
4 6 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (7.41%) jBPM
5 5 (6.17%) .NET Framework
6 3 (3.70%) JAX-RS
7 2 (2.47%) Middleware
7 2 (2.47%) RESTful
8 1 (1.23%) .NET Core
8 1 (1.23%) Apache NiFi
8 1 (1.23%) CSS
8 1 (1.23%) HTML
8 1 (1.23%) JFC
8 1 (1.23%) Kafka
8 1 (1.23%) Node.js
8 1 (1.23%) SOAP
8 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Cloud Native
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) PKI
3 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.47%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Windows
2 3 (3.70%) Windows 10
2 3 (3.70%) Windows 7
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server
2 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) UML
2 37 (45.68%) TOGAF
3 29 (35.80%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (25.93%) SDLC
5 18 (22.22%) ITIL
5 18 (22.22%) Microservices
6 15 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (17.28%) SOA
8 12 (14.81%) MODAF
9 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
10 10 (12.35%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (12.35%) Service Management
11 9 (11.11%) Data Modelling
11 9 (11.11%) Project Management
12 8 (9.88%) BPMN
12 8 (9.88%) DevOps
12 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (9.88%) Technical Architecture
13 7 (8.64%) CRM
13 7 (8.64%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
3 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (6.17%) VB
4 5 (6.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.23%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.05%) DV Cleared
3 10 (12.35%) SC Cleared
4 8 (9.88%) CISM
4 8 (9.88%) CISSP
5 5 (6.17%) TOGAF Certification
6 3 (3.70%) ISEB
6 3 (3.70%) ISSAP
6 3 (3.70%) SANS
7 1 (1.23%) BC Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (7.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.70%) COBIT
3 3 (3.70%) Web Application Security Consortium
4 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.70%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.70%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
1 3 (3.70%) SCCM
1 3 (3.70%) SCOM
1 3 (3.70%) vRealize
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.11%) Cisco
2 9 (11.11%) SAP
3 7 (8.64%) Oracle
4 5 (6.17%) VMware
5 4 (4.94%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (1.23%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.23%) ATG
7 1 (1.23%) Google
7 1 (1.23%) hybris
7 1 (1.23%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.23%) IBM
7 1 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (1.23%) Retek
7 1 (1.23%) Reuters
7 1 (1.23%) Tableau
7 1 (1.23%) Teradata
7 1 (1.23%) UiPath