Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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.

Enterprise Architecture
UK > Wales
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 89 99
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +7
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 21 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.60% 0.72% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 0.85% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 5
Wales median daily rate £420 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £168 £330 £413
90th Percentile £502 £538 £475
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Wales median hourly rate £18.50 £47.00 £47.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.64% -0.61% -
10th Percentile £16.75 £47.00 £47.00
90th Percentile £20.25 £47.00 £48.49
UK median hourly rate £38.75 £45.25 £47.15
% change year-on-year -14.36% -4.02% +204.16%

Enterprise Architecture 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,107 1,175 1,202
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 84.12% 84.65% 82.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 739 853 888
Wales median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £199 £190 £235
90th Percentile £560 £550 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 47 54
Wales median hourly rate £35.00 £18.00 £15.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +94.44% +15.20% -
10th Percentile £13.54 £10.75 £10.38
90th Percentile £77.50 £60.50 £50.75
UK median hourly rate £23.75 £24.43 £23.43
% change year-on-year -2.78% +4.29% +17.13%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in Wales over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in Wales

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 16 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
South Wales +16 18 £420 +12.00% 2
West Wales - 2 £538 - 1
Enterprise Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 16 (76.19%) SQL
1 16 (76.19%) T-SQL
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
1 16 (76.19%) TOGAF
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) SOAP
3 12 (57.14%) High Availability
4 11 (52.38%) .NET
5 10 (47.62%) C#
5 10 (47.62%) XML
5 10 (47.62%) N-Tier
5 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 10 (47.62%) RESTful
5 10 (47.62%) RedGate
5 10 (47.62%) Requirements Analysis
5 10 (47.62%) HL7
5 10 (47.62%) SDLC
6 9 (42.86%) Degree
6 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) Web Services
7 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
7 8 (38.10%) MVC
8 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
9 6 (28.57%) NHS
9 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
10 5 (23.81%) Open Source
11 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (9.52%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (76.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.76%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Architect
2 13 (61.90%) Technical Architect
3 11 (52.38%) Data Architect
4 9 (42.86%) SQL Server Architect
5 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Software Developer
6 3 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
7 2 (9.52%) DBA
7 2 (9.52%) Lead Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (9.52%) SQL DBA
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Server DBA
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.76%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) SOAP
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) RESTful
3 10 (47.62%) XML
4 9 (42.86%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) REST
6 1 (4.76%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (47.62%) N-Tier
2 6 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (28.57%) NHS
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Wallet
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) TOGAF
2 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (57.14%) High Availability
4 10 (47.62%) Requirements Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) SDLC
5 8 (38.10%) Data Modelling
5 8 (38.10%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) Open Source
7 4 (19.05%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Data Security
8 3 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (14.29%) Technical Analysis
8 3 (14.29%) Use Case
8 3 (14.29%) Wireframes
9 2 (9.52%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (9.52%) Data Management
9 2 (9.52%) Microservices
9 2 (9.52%) Prototyping
9 2 (9.52%) SOA
9 2 (9.52%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) SQL
1 16 (76.19%) T-SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (42.86%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 5 (23.81%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (14.29%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) HL7
2 2 (9.52%) GDPR
2 2 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (9.52%) PSD2
3 1 (4.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) RedGate
3 2 (9.52%) Cloudera
3 2 (9.52%) HP