Period
to 28 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Sparx Enterprise Architect skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sparx Enterprise Architect over the 6 months to 28 March 2020 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.

Sparx Systems Enterprise Architect
England > West Midlands
6 months to
28 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 199 183
Rank change year-on-year +57 -16 -5
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 5 5 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.10% 0.084%
As % of the Business Applications category 1.87% 1.20% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Median daily rate £650 £725 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.34% +73.13% +11.67%
England median daily rate £573 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +27.22% +1.12% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 - -

Sparx Enterprise Architect is in the Business Applications 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 business application skills.

All Business Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 268 417 429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.32% 8.38% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 287 258
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £356 £313 £309
90th Percentile £675 £630 £600
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £18.71
Median hourly rate £35.00 £33.71 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.83% +34.84% -19.35%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the West Midlands

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect in the West Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Sparx Enterprise Architect in the West Midlands

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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 Sparx Enterprise Architect within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 28 March 2020. 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
Birmingham +7 4 £650 -10.34%
Coventry - 1 - -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 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 Sparx Enterprise Architect.

1 4 (80.00%) UML
1 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Sparx
2 3 (60.00%) Public Sector
2 3 (60.00%) Technology Roadmap
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (20.00%) PowerApps
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) Data Science

Sparx Enterprise Architect
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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Azure
2 2 (40.00%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (20.00%) iPaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (20.00%) PowerApps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (40.00%) Data Lake
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (60.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (80.00%) UML
2 3 (60.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (60.00%) Microservices
2 3 (60.00%) Technology Roadmap
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Case Management
3 2 (40.00%) Data Management
3 2 (40.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Machine Learning
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
4 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Sparx
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) MuleSoft