The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Enterprise Architecture
UK
Rank 257 239 278
Rank change year-on-year -18 +39  
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 391 537 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 1.01% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 1.22% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 316 254
Median daily rate £525 £550 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £676 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £515 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -1.90% -2.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 - £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £59.00

Enterprise Architecture 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 37338 44118 43065
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.13% 82.88% 79.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 24672 28919 26679
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.31%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 945 1114 1248
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Enterprise Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the UK

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 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 +6 378 £525 -4.54% 89
London +35 192 £550 - 40
South East +2 48 £521 +0.48% 12
East of England +1 36 £525 -12.13% 6
East Midlands +2 28 £525 +5.00% 9
South West +3 24 £725 +61.11% 4
City of London +7 23 £539 -15.49% 11
West Midlands +7 22 £475 -20.83% 2
Hampshire +22 15 £538 +30.30% 3
Birmingham +13 14 £463 -31.48% 1
Yorkshire +6 12 £500 -4.76% 7
North West -24 12 £500 -9.09% 6
Essex - 12 £450 -
Norfolk - 11 £620 - 1
Berkshire +10 10 £450 -18.18% 6
Bedfordshire +2 10 £599 +1.91% 3
Scotland -30 10 £563 +33.92% 3
Canary Wharf - 10 £600 -
Surrey +9 9 £475 +5.55%
Nottingham -2 9 £525 +5.00%
Nottinghamshire -5 9 £525 +5.00%
Wiltshire 0 8 £550 +2.32% 1
Luton +12 7 £625 +3.09%
Derbyshire +2 7 £505 +57.81% 5
Manchester -11 7 £500 +5.26% 5
Staines - 7 £575 -
Derby - 7 £505 - 5
West Yorkshire +8 6 £607 -2.88% 3
Bristol +3 6 £800 +88.23% 1
Edinburgh +10 5 £563 +9.75%

Enterprise Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 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 Enterprise Architecture.

1 261 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 214 (25.75%) Finance
3 206 (24.79%) TOGAF
4 154 (18.53%) Java
5 145 (17.45%) Microsoft
6 133 (16.00%) Oracle
7 116 (13.96%) Scrum
8 113 (13.60%) SOA
9 107 (12.88%) SQL
10 102 (12.27%) Degree
11 101 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 100 (12.03%) OO
12 100 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
13 99 (11.91%) Project Management
14 97 (11.67%) .NET
14 97 (11.67%) Security Cleared
15 91 (10.95%) Banking
16 90 (10.83%) IT Strategy
17 83 (9.99%) Zachman Framework
17 83 (9.99%) ITIL
18 78 (9.39%) XML
19 77 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
19 77 (9.27%) Business Analysis
20 76 (9.15%) Data Modelling
20 76 (9.15%) Web Services
21 75 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
22 73 (8.78%) CRM
23 71 (8.54%) Linux
23 71 (8.54%) SharePoint
23 71 (8.54%) SDLC

Enterprise Architecture
Top Related 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 71 (8.54%) SharePoint
2 34 (4.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 26 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 25 (3.01%) Skype for Business
5 24 (2.89%) WebLogic
6 18 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 16 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (1.93%) Confluence
8 14 (1.68%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (1.32%) Mule
10 10 (1.20%) CMS
10 10 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
11 9 (1.08%) Tomcat
12 8 (0.96%) Apache Solr
12 8 (0.96%) Liferay
13 7 (0.84%) Apache Spark
13 7 (0.84%) JBoss
14 6 (0.72%) Documentum
15 5 (0.60%) Apache
16 4 (0.48%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 28 (3.37%) MS Office
3 22 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.84%) MS Project
5 5 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 41 (4.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.32%) Adobe Campaign
3 7 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
4 6 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 5 (0.60%) Fredhopper
5 5 (0.60%) Primavera
5 5 (0.60%) SAP MDM
6 4 (0.48%) CA PPM
6 4 (0.48%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
7 3 (0.36%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.36%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.36%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.36%) SAP GTS
8 2 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.24%) Magento
8 2 (0.24%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 75 (9.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (7.34%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (5.66%) Office 365
4 35 (4.21%) SaaS
5 20 (2.41%) IaaS
5 20 (2.41%) PaaS
6 16 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.56%) Yammer
8 10 (1.20%) SuccessFactors
9 6 (0.72%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.60%) Akamai
11 4 (0.48%) Boomi
11 4 (0.48%) CloudSense
11 4 (0.48%) iPaaS
12 1 (0.12%) Adobe Analytics
12 1 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.12%) Force.com
12 1 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.12%) IBM Cloud
12 1 (0.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.61%) WAN
2 29 (3.49%) Internet
3 24 (2.89%) LAN
4 22 (2.65%) Firewall
5 19 (2.29%) DNS
6 17 (2.05%) LDAP
7 13 (1.56%) Skype
8 12 (1.44%) HTTPS
9 10 (1.20%) Network Security
9 10 (1.20%) SAN
9 10 (1.20%) SMS
10 6 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 6 (0.72%) VPN
11 5 (0.60%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (0.60%) HTTP
11 5 (0.60%) SSL
11 5 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (8.06%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.38%) Relational Database
3 32 (3.85%) Big Data
4 30 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
5 27 (3.25%) Oracle Database
6 25 (3.01%) DB2
7 23 (2.77%) MongoDB
8 19 (2.29%) Oracle Reports
9 17 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 14 (1.68%) NoSQL
11 13 (1.56%) Hadoop
12 12 (1.44%) Apache Cassandra
13 9 (1.08%) MySQL
13 9 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
14 8 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (0.84%) GIS
15 7 (0.84%) SAP HANA
16 6 (0.72%) HBase
Development Applications
1 29 (3.49%) Git (software)
1 29 (3.49%) Jenkins
1 29 (3.49%) JIRA
2 24 (2.89%) Hudson
3 22 (2.65%) Ant
3 22 (2.65%) Maven
4 17 (2.05%) Gradle
5 14 (1.68%) Subversion
6 9 (1.08%) MSTest
6 9 (1.08%) NUnit
7 8 (0.96%) Bitbucket
8 7 (0.84%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.84%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.72%) PVCS
10 5 (0.60%) Oracle Forms
10 5 (0.60%) Selenium
11 3 (0.36%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.36%) Oracle APEX
11 3 (0.36%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 214 (25.75%) Finance
2 91 (10.95%) Banking
3 68 (8.18%) Retail
4 33 (3.97%) Marketing
5 29 (3.49%) Telecoms
6 24 (2.89%) Legal
7 18 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.56%) Investment Banking
9 11 (1.32%) Back Office
10 10 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.96%) Advertising
12 7 (0.84%) Publishing
13 6 (0.72%) Electronics
13 6 (0.72%) Law
13 6 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
13 6 (0.72%) Retail Banking
13 6 (0.72%) Spanish Language
14 5 (0.60%) Automotive
14 5 (0.60%) Games
14 5 (0.60%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 529 (63.66%) Architect
2 179 (21.54%) Solutions Architect
3 135 (16.25%) Enterprise Architect
4 80 (9.63%) Analyst
5 61 (7.34%) Business Analyst
6 59 (7.10%) Developer
7 57 (6.86%) Technical Architect
8 49 (5.90%) Data Architect
9 41 (4.93%) Cloud Architect
10 40 (4.81%) Digital Architect
11 39 (4.69%) Consultant
12 36 (4.33%) Java Developer
13 34 (4.09%) Security Architect
14 33 (3.97%) Lead Architect
15 31 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
16 26 (3.13%) Java Architect
16 26 (3.13%) Senior Architect
17 21 (2.53%) Technical Leader
18 20 (2.41%) CRM Consultant
19 19 (2.29%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (11.67%) .NET
2 78 (9.39%) XML
3 76 (9.15%) Web Services
4 67 (8.06%) Spring
5 62 (7.46%) SOAP
6 50 (6.02%) J2EE
7 49 (5.90%) JSON
8 39 (4.69%) Middleware
9 38 (4.57%) REST
10 37 (4.45%) HTML
11 33 (3.97%) Hibernate
12 32 (3.85%) AngularJS
13 28 (3.37%) RESTful
14 22 (2.65%) CSS
15 19 (2.29%) .NET Framework
16 18 (2.17%) Protocol Buffers
17 14 (1.68%) jQuery
17 14 (1.68%) Spring MVC
17 14 (1.68%) XSLT
18 13 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 100 (12.03%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (6.26%) Management Information System
3 49 (5.90%) Data Centre
4 42 (5.05%) Computer Science
5 32 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 22 (2.65%) User Experience
7 19 (2.29%) Data Structures
8 17 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.68%) Mobile App
10 13 (1.56%) Social Media
11 11 (1.32%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.08%) CESG
12 9 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
12 9 (1.08%) Private Cloud
12 9 (1.08%) SWIFT
13 7 (0.84%) FMCG
14 6 (0.72%) Algorithms
14 6 (0.72%) Derivative
14 6 (0.72%) NHS
14 6 (0.72%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 71 (8.54%) Linux
2 63 (7.58%) Windows
3 45 (5.42%) Unix
4 10 (1.20%) Solaris
5 8 (0.96%) Android
5 8 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (0.96%) Windows 10
6 6 (0.72%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.72%) VME
7 5 (0.60%) AIX
7 5 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.48%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.24%) pSOS
9 2 (0.24%) VMS
9 2 (0.24%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.12%) CentOS
10 1 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (31.41%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (24.79%) TOGAF
3 116 (13.96%) Scrum
4 113 (13.60%) SOA
5 101 (12.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 100 (12.03%) OO
7 99 (11.91%) Project Management
8 90 (10.83%) IT Strategy
9 83 (9.99%) ITIL
9 83 (9.99%) Zachman Framework
10 77 (9.27%) Business Analysis
10 77 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
11 76 (9.15%) Data Modelling
12 73 (8.78%) CRM
13 71 (8.54%) SDLC
14 66 (7.94%) UML
15 59 (7.10%) Data Architecture
16 58 (6.98%) Service Management
17 57 (6.86%) Migration
18 55 (6.62%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 154 (18.53%) Java
2 107 (12.88%) SQL
3 52 (6.26%) JavaScript
4 45 (5.42%) C#
5 25 (3.01%) Shell Script
6 20 (2.41%) Python
7 18 (2.17%) PL/SQL
8 13 (1.56%) Ruby
9 10 (1.20%) Scala
10 9 (1.08%) C
11 8 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.84%) ABAP
13 6 (0.72%) ActionScript
14 5 (0.60%) C++
14 5 (0.60%) PHP
14 5 (0.60%) VB
15 4 (0.48%) Perl
16 3 (0.36%) TypeScript
17 2 (0.24%) R
17 2 (0.24%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 102 (12.27%) Degree
2 97 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 69 (8.30%) SC Cleared
4 16 (1.93%) DV Cleared
5 14 (1.68%) CISSP
6 11 (1.32%) Sun Certification
7 10 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (1.20%) MBA
8 9 (1.08%) CISM
9 8 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
9 8 (0.96%) ISEB
10 6 (0.72%) CISA
10 6 (0.72%) ISTQB
11 4 (0.48%) CCIE
11 4 (0.48%) CCNA
11 4 (0.48%) CCNP
11 4 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.69%) QA
2 17 (2.05%) MiFID
3 16 (1.93%) SLA
4 15 (1.81%) Dodd-Frank
4 15 (1.81%) EMIR
5 11 (1.32%) COBIT
6 10 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (1.08%) PCI DSS
8 8 (0.96%) SEPA
9 7 (0.84%) Data Quality
9 7 (0.84%) JSP 440
10 5 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (0.60%) PMO
11 4 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
11 4 (0.48%) PMBOK
12 3 (0.36%) GPG13
12 3 (0.36%) ISO22301
13 2 (0.24%) FedRAMP
13 2 (0.24%) GDPR
13 2 (0.24%) ISO20022
System Software
1 38 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.44%) Docker
2 12 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.96%) vCloud
4 7 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (0.60%) Apache Flume
5 5 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (0.60%) vSphere
6 4 (0.48%) NFS
7 3 (0.36%) HDFS
7 3 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.24%) LXC
9 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.12%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.12%) XenApp
9 1 (0.12%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (1.20%) Puppet
2 9 (1.08%) Ansible
3 6 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.60%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (0.60%) vRealize
5 4 (0.48%) Kubernetes
5 4 (0.48%) NetBackup
5 4 (0.48%) SCCM
5 4 (0.48%) Terraform
5 4 (0.48%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (0.36%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.36%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (0.36%) WSUS
7 2 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (0.24%) Kibana
7 2 (0.24%) logstash
7 2 (0.24%) Oozie
7 2 (0.24%) OpenView
7 2 (0.24%) QRadar
Vendors
1 145 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 133 (16.00%) Oracle
3 69 (8.30%) SAP
4 47 (5.66%) IBM
5 40 (4.81%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (3.49%) Cisco
7 28 (3.37%) Adobe
8 24 (2.89%) VMware
9 20 (2.41%) Red Hat
10 19 (2.29%) HP
11 17 (2.05%) Perforce
12 16 (1.93%) F5
12 16 (1.93%) webMethods
13 13 (1.56%) EMC
13 13 (1.56%) Infor
14 12 (1.44%) BEA
14 12 (1.44%) CyberArk
14 12 (1.44%) ServiceNow
15 11 (1.32%) Informatica
15 11 (1.32%) Splunk
London
Morgan Mckinley
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 7 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £595 per day + potentially negotiable
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester
Michael Page Technology
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £700 - £800 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
LA International
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Negoiable
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Logic Engagements Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 13 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Tata Consultancy services
Posted: 24 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ocado Technology
Rate: Competitive + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Mane Contract Services Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £570 per day
Posted: 24 days ago