Period
to 16 November 2019

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 16 November 2019 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
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 202 174
Rank change year-on-year +46 -28 +36
Contract jobs citing Sparx Enterprise Architect 15 5 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.097% 0.33%
As % of the Business Applications category 4.32% 1.26% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 12
West Midlands median daily rate £650 - £400
England median daily rate £550 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +29.41% -5.56% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £41.71 - -

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 347 398 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.94% 7.72% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 229 257
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £300
90th Percentile £675 £625 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% -43.87% +121.43%
10th Percentile £15.65 £16.08 £17.75
90th Percentile £18.95 £37.00 £53.71
England median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year +8.33% +10.09% -12.10%

Sparx Enterprise Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Sparx Enterprise Architect as a percentage 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

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

Contractor 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 16 November 2019. 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 +16 15 £650 -
Sparx Enterprise Architect
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, 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 15 (100.00%) Sparx
2 14 (93.33%) Azure
3 11 (73.33%) UML
3 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (53.33%) Scrum
5 8 (53.33%) ArchiMate
5 8 (53.33%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
6 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
7 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 6 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
7 6 (40.00%) CRM
7 6 (40.00%) DevOps
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
8 5 (33.33%) Microservices
8 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (33.33%) IT Strategy
8 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (33.33%) Public Sector
8 5 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
9 4 (26.67%) Case Management
9 4 (26.67%) SaaS
9 4 (26.67%) PaaS
10 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
10 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
10 3 (20.00%) Data Lake

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (40.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (93.33%) Azure
2 8 (53.33%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (26.67%) PaaS
3 4 (26.67%) SaaS
4 3 (20.00%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (13.33%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (13.33%) Power Platform
5 2 (13.33%) PowerApps
6 1 (6.67%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (20.00%) Data Lake
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
General
1 5 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Architect
2 8 (53.33%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 3 (20.00%) Technical Assurance Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Service Assurance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Assurance Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Design Authority
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Services Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Telephony Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Azure Architect
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technology Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) UML
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) ITIL
3 8 (53.33%) ArchiMate
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (46.67%) TOGAF
5 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (40.00%) CRM
5 6 (40.00%) DevOps
5 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
6 5 (33.33%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 5 (33.33%) Microservices
6 5 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
7 4 (26.67%) Case Management
8 3 (20.00%) Data Management
8 3 (20.00%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (20.00%) Machine Learning
9 2 (13.33%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) TOGAF Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Sparx
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) MuleSoft