The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bradford region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 8 22 33
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 12 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.24% 4.35% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.79% 4.65% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £575 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £515
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87 172 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 88.78% 93.48% 99.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 105 115
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 19 22
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £8.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.24 £23.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bradford region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 across the Bradford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
4 3 (23.08%) UML
4 3 (23.08%) B2B
4 3 (23.08%) B2C
4 3 (23.08%) OLTP
4 3 (23.08%) Intranet
4 3 (23.08%) Extranet
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) OLAP
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 3 (23.08%) Docker
4 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 3 (23.08%) Microservices
4 3 (23.08%) Swagger
4 3 (23.08%) Dropwizard
4 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
5 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) Extranet
1 3 (23.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) OLAP
1 3 (23.08%) OLTP
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Dropwizard
1 3 (23.08%) Node.js
1 3 (23.08%) Swagger
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Virtual Team
2 1 (7.69%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) SOA
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) B2B
2 3 (23.08%) B2C
2 3 (23.08%) Business Continuity
2 3 (23.08%) Data Management
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) Microservices
2 3 (23.08%) UML
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) CRM
3 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Coaching
4 1 (7.69%) ITSM
4 1 (7.69%) PDM
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
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