The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 15 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.67% 0.88% -
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 0.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 0
Average daily rate £550 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £501 £524 £489
% change year-on-year
-4.43% +7.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £41.75 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+49.70% -5.64%
Solutions Architect
West Yorkshire

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
166 226 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 92.22% 99.56% 97.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 114 76
Average daily rate £388 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £215 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 13
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +13.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £25.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 17 (62.96%) SOA
2 17 (62.96%) REST
3 15 (55.56%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (44.44%) Oracle
7 11 (40.74%) HTML
7 11 (40.74%) CSS
7 11 (40.74%) Retail
7 11 (40.74%) Android
7 11 (40.74%) PhoneGap
7 11 (40.74%) Node.js
7 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
7 11 (40.74%) Swagger
8 10 (37.04%) Microservices
8 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
8 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
8 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
8 10 (37.04%) Selenium
8 10 (37.04%) NUnit
8 10 (37.04%) Google
8 10 (37.04%) JUnit
8 10 (37.04%) .NET
9 9 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
10 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (22.22%) Jenkins

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (40.74%) Node.js
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.70%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (22.22%) SaaS
4 5 (18.52%) IaaS
4 5 (18.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Extranet
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 10 (37.04%) Oracle Database
3 9 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.41%) OLAP
4 2 (7.41%) OLTP
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Cucumber
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
1 10 (37.04%) JUnit
1 10 (37.04%) NUnit
1 10 (37.04%) Selenium
2 6 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 5 (18.52%) SpecFlow
General
1 11 (40.74%) Retail
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) REST
2 11 (40.74%) AngularJS
2 11 (40.74%) CSS
2 11 (40.74%) HTML
2 11 (40.74%) PhoneGap
2 11 (40.74%) Swagger
3 10 (37.04%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) Express
5 2 (7.41%) SOAP
5 2 (7.41%) WCF
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
5 2 (7.41%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (3.70%) WF
6 1 (3.70%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Android
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (62.96%) SOA
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (37.04%) Microservices
4 7 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) TOGAF
6 3 (11.11%) B2C
6 3 (11.11%) WFM
7 2 (7.41%) B2B
7 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
7 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Coaching
8 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.70%) Open Source
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) Java
3 14 (51.85%) JavaScript
4 3 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Puppet
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) Oracle
2 10 (37.04%) Google
3 2 (7.41%) Avaya
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.70%) Retalix
4 1 (3.70%) SAP
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