Period
to 21 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Applications Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Application Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 872 842 874
Rank change year-on-year -30 +32 -9
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Applications Architect 5 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.008% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 6
UK median daily rate £600 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -23.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 - £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 93,600 91,033 102,521
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.78% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,185 59,429 65,414
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,750 3,215 3,866
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%

Enterprise Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Enterprise Applications Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Applications Architect in the UK

Enterprise Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Applications Architect in the UK

Enterprise Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Applications Architect over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Applications Architect in the UK

Enterprise Applications Architect
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Applications Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 21 January 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 -9 5 £600 -
UK excluding London - 4 £500 -
South East - 2 £500 -
London -49 1 £700 +16.67%
South West - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -

Enterprise Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Enterprise Applications Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Enterprise Applications Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) QA
3 2 (40.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) SOA
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) JPA
4 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (20.00%) Confluence

Enterprise Applications Architect Skill Set
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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Grunt
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (20.00%) Billing
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JPA
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Swagger
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle