Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 820 778
Rank change year-on-year +16 -42 +52
Contract jobs citing ArchiMate 74 74 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.072% 0.070% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.085% 0.083% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 50 85
UK median daily rate £550 £548 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.46% +6.83% -14.58%
10th Percentile £462 £399 £400
90th Percentile £650 £689 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £450 £512
% change year-on-year +16.67% -12.07% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 86890 88941 94016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.93% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 57867 58786 60918
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £626 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2052 2351 2749
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.04% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £24.37 £23.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +4.35% +16.75%

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 17 November 2017.

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 14 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 17 November 2017. 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 +17 71 £550 +0.46% 4
UK excluding London +52 53 £525 +16.67% 2
London -23 21 £575 -2.13% 2
South East +11 16 £525 +37.25% 1
South West +9 14 £575 +27.78%
Midlands +33 11 £500 +5.26% 1
East Midlands +4 7 £513 +7.89%
East of England - 5 £500 -
North of England +59 4 £575 +34.50%
West Midlands +26 4 £500 -0.99% 1
North West +19 2 £550 +35.80%
Yorkshire - 2 £575 -
Scotland - 2 - -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 59 (79.73%) TOGAF
2 41 (55.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (43.24%) UML
4 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (24.32%) Oracle
6 16 (21.62%) Finance
7 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
7 15 (20.27%) Target Operating Model
8 14 (18.92%) BPMN
9 13 (17.57%) Zachman Framework
9 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
10 12 (16.22%) ITIL
10 12 (16.22%) MODAF
11 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
11 11 (14.86%) SQL
12 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
12 10 (13.51%) SOA
12 10 (13.51%) Retail
12 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
12 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
13 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 9 (12.16%) DV Cleared
13 9 (12.16%) IBM
13 9 (12.16%) Java
13 9 (12.16%) Web Services
14 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
14 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
14 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
14 8 (10.81%) Banking

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 (9.46%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.11%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.70%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.35%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Confluence
5 1 (1.35%) CoreMedia CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (4.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (5.41%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (5.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 4 (5.41%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.35%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) GitHub
4 1 (1.35%) IaaS
4 1 (1.35%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Cloud
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
4 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.76%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.76%) Profibus
2 2 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (9.46%) Big Data
3 6 (8.11%) RDBMS
3 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.41%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.05%) DataStage
5 3 (4.05%) DB2
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.70%) HBase
6 2 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (2.70%) MySQL
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.35%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) ERwin
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
2 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.35%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (21.62%) Finance
2 10 (13.51%) Retail
3 8 (10.81%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Local Government
4 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 68 (91.89%) Architect
2 30 (40.54%) Solutions Architect
3 17 (22.97%) Enterprise Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Data Architect
4 6 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Security Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Information Security Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.05%) SOA Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Technology Architect
7 3 (4.05%) TOGAF Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Business Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Change Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Salesforce Solution Architect
8 2 (2.70%) Technical Architect
8 2 (2.70%) UML Architect
8 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Web Services
2 5 (6.76%) Middleware
3 4 (5.41%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) XSL
3 4 (5.41%) XSLT
4 3 (4.05%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.05%) REST
5 2 (2.70%) Ajax
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Flex
5 2 (2.70%) BlazeDS
5 2 (2.70%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.70%) J2EE
5 2 (2.70%) Java EE
5 2 (2.70%) JSON
5 2 (2.70%) Kafka
5 2 (2.70%) RESTful
5 2 (2.70%) Spring
5 2 (2.70%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.35%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Private Cloud
3 5 (6.76%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.76%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 5 (6.76%) N-Tier
3 5 (6.76%) SCADA
4 4 (5.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.70%) DataPower
5 2 (2.70%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
2 3 (4.05%) Unix
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.70%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) TOGAF
2 41 (55.41%) Enterprise Architecture
3 32 (43.24%) UML
4 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (20.27%) Target Operating Model
6 14 (18.92%) BPMN
7 13 (17.57%) Zachman Framework
8 12 (16.22%) ITIL
8 12 (16.22%) MODAF
9 10 (13.51%) Data Modelling
9 10 (13.51%) Security Architecture
9 10 (13.51%) SOA
10 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 8 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 8 (10.81%) Programme Management
11 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (9.46%) IT Strategy
12 7 (9.46%) RUP
12 7 (9.46%) Service Management
13 6 (8.11%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) Java
3 6 (8.11%) C
4 4 (5.41%) Python
5 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.70%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) C#
6 2 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (2.70%) Pig Latin
7 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (14.86%) Security Cleared
2 10 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (12.16%) DV Cleared
4 7 (9.46%) Degree
5 2 (2.70%) ISEB
5 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) COBIT
2 3 (4.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (4.05%) HL7
3 2 (2.70%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (2.70%) CDISC
3 2 (2.70%) GxP
4 1 (1.35%) GDPR
4 1 (1.35%) QA
4 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
2 2 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.70%) Xen
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 9 (12.16%) IBM
4 5 (6.76%) Citrix
4 5 (6.76%) MuleSoft
4 5 (6.76%) SAP
5 4 (5.41%) ArcSight
5 4 (5.41%) ATG
5 4 (5.41%) CyberArk
5 4 (5.41%) Hyperion
5 4 (5.41%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (5.41%) Retek
5 4 (5.41%) Symantec
5 4 (5.41%) Teradata
5 4 (5.41%) Tripwire
5 4 (5.41%) VMware
6 3 (4.05%) Adobe
6 3 (4.05%) Informatica
7 2 (2.70%) EMC
7 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com