Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 19 October 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 135 159
Rank change year-on-year -32 +24 -45
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Architecture 37 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.73% 1.04% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.23% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 38 35
West Midlands median daily rate £550 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.76% -19.23%
10th Percentile £491 £350 £385
90th Percentile £634 £675 £625
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £31.31 -
England median hourly rate £73.34 £36.91 £43.00
% change year-on-year +98.73% -14.17% +17.81%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,323 3,893 5,245
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.05% 84.08% 84.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,591 2,482 3,112
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 140 140
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.62 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.48% +34.94% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.74
90th Percentile £32.50 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

Enterprise Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Enterprise Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Architecture in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Architecture in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Architecture in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Architecture in the West Midlands

Enterprise Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Shropshire -28 14 £541 +5.10% 1
Birmingham -9 11 £575 +4.55% 5
Warwickshire +9 3 £484 +48.85% 2
Coventry - 3 £563 - 1
Solihull -2 1 £575 -
Enterprise Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Enterprise Architecture.

1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
3 10 (27.03%) OpenText
4 9 (24.32%) Workflow
4 9 (24.32%) Documentum
4 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
4 9 (24.32%) Content Management
4 9 (24.32%) BPMN
4 9 (24.32%) User Stories
5 8 (21.62%) BDD
5 8 (21.62%) Customer Requirements
6 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (18.92%) Data Architecture
7 6 (16.22%) ETL
7 6 (16.22%) IT Strategy
8 5 (13.51%) Java
8 5 (13.51%) Web Services
8 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 5 (13.51%) JSON
8 5 (13.51%) RESTful
8 5 (13.51%) CMS
9 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (10.81%) Windows
9 4 (10.81%) SOAP
9 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
9 4 (10.81%) Microservices

Enterprise Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (24.32%) Documentum
2 5 (13.51%) CMS
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
4 2 (5.41%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (5.41%) SaaS
5 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Firewall
1 1 (2.70%) Skype
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.70%) VPN
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (8.11%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.70%) Data Lake
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Ant
2 2 (5.41%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (5.41%) Gradle
2 2 (5.41%) Maven
3 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Automotive
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Analyst
3 9 (24.32%) Business Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) CMS Business Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Data Architect
6 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Documentum Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Documentum Business Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Integration Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Azure Architect
8 2 (5.41%) SAP Architect
8 2 (5.41%) SAP HANA Architect
8 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Data Consultant
9 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Security Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Leader
9 1 (2.70%) Java Architect
9 1 (2.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) JSON
1 5 (13.51%) RESTful
1 5 (13.51%) Web Services
2 4 (10.81%) SOAP
3 3 (8.11%) .NET
3 3 (8.11%) Java EE
3 3 (8.11%) Middleware
3 3 (8.11%) XML
3 3 (8.11%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) Ajax
4 1 (2.70%) CSS
4 1 (2.70%) CSS3
4 1 (2.70%) Django
4 1 (2.70%) HTML
4 1 (2.70%) HTML5
4 1 (2.70%) REST
4 1 (2.70%) SAP XI
4 1 (2.70%) Spring
4 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
4 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.70%) Unix
4 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Business Analysis
3 9 (24.32%) BPMN
3 9 (24.32%) Content Management
3 9 (24.32%) TOGAF
3 9 (24.32%) User Stories
3 9 (24.32%) Workflow
4 8 (21.62%) BDD
4 8 (21.62%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (18.92%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (18.92%) Data Architecture
6 6 (16.22%) ETL
6 6 (16.22%) IT Strategy
7 5 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 5 (13.51%) SOA
8 4 (10.81%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.81%) Microservices
8 4 (10.81%) Migration
8 4 (10.81%) Project Management
9 3 (8.11%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) C
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) LXC
1 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
1 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) OpenText
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) VMware
3 2 (5.41%) Google
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Avaya
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix
4 1 (2.70%) HP
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Pega