The median contractor rate for a Enterprise Solutions Architect was £589 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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 Solution Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 603 618
Rank change year-on-year +18 +15  
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Solutions Architect 23 36 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.067% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.071% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 16
Median daily rate £589 £613 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.87% +11.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £453 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £723 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £588 £550
% change year-on-year -4.25% +6.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42733 51025 51236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.78% 95.23% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27760 33065 30937
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1481 1587 2052
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Enterprise Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Solutions Architect in the UK

Enterprise Solutions Architect
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +19 23 £589 -5.80% 5
London +24 15 £589 -3.87% 3
South East +12 3 £600 +26.31% 1
East of England +1 2 £720 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £625 -
City of London - 2 £531 -
Yorkshire +17 1 - -
Midlands +10 1 - -
Nottinghamshire +7 1 £500 -9.09%
Nottingham +5 1 £500 -9.09%
East Midlands -11 1 £500 -23.07% 1
Berkshire - 1 £470 -
Cambridge - 1 £525 -
Norfolk - 1 £915 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £525 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Enterprise Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 8 (16.00%) CRM
2 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (14.00%) Retail
4 6 (12.00%) VMware
4 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 5 (10.00%) Web Services
6 4 (8.00%) Billing
6 4 (8.00%) Banking
6 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (8.00%) XML
6 4 (8.00%) HTML
6 4 (8.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) ERP
6 4 (8.00%) SOA
6 4 (8.00%) SAP
6 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (6.00%) Office 365
7 3 (6.00%) hybris
7 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.00%) NetScaler

Enterprise Solutions 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 3 (6.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.00%) Alfresco
3 1 (2.00%) Documentum
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
3 1 (2.00%) Kentico
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.00%) Magento
3 1 (2.00%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (2.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 2 (4.00%) CloudSense
4 1 (2.00%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) NetScaler
1 3 (6.00%) Wireless
2 2 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) Big Data
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
2 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.00%) Billing
4 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 2 (4.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.00%) Publishing
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Swedish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) .NET
1 5 (10.00%) Web Services
2 4 (8.00%) HTML
2 4 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.00%) Apache Flex
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.00%) CSS
4 1 (2.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.00%) J2EE
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) OAuth
4 1 (2.00%) REST
4 1 (2.00%) SOAP
4 1 (2.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.00%) BBC
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 2 (4.00%) New Media
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.00%) Fintech
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) NHS
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (6.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 8 (16.00%) CRM
2 8 (16.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (16.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.00%) ERP
4 4 (8.00%) SOA
5 3 (6.00%) Content Management
5 3 (6.00%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.00%) IT Strategy
5 3 (6.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.00%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (4.00%) B2B
6 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation
6 2 (4.00%) Information Security
6 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.00%) TDD
6 2 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) C#
2 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) VCAP
1 2 (4.00%) VCDX
1 2 (4.00%) VCP6
1 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) XenServer
3 2 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.00%) VMware
2 4 (8.00%) Citrix
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) Avaya
3 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (6.00%) Cisco
3 3 (6.00%) Dell
3 3 (6.00%) Extreme Networks
3 3 (6.00%) hybris
3 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.00%) Adobe
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle
4 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.00%) Reuters
5 1 (2.00%) Huawei
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
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