The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Brighton region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank - 39 26
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton - 0.75% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.77% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £690 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.83 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-26.34% +16.01%
Solutions Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 261 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 98.91% 98.12% 96.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 184 113
Median daily rate £400 £360 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 19
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £22.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 Brighton region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (50.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft