The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Bristol
Rank 60 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.07% 3.98% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 4.13% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 12
Median daily rate £450 £450 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +92.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
722 775 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.27% 96.39% 95.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 570 607
Median daily rate £390 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 41 21
Median hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +61.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £40.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Bristol region.

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Bristol region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) UML
2 4 (26.67%) ArchiMate
2 4 (26.67%) Information Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Node.js
3 3 (20.00%) hapi
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (13.33%) C
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) Conflict Management
4 2 (13.33%) Line Management
4 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (6.67%) Value-Added Service
5 1 (6.67%) Service Design
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) User Experience
5 1 (6.67%) BYOD

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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%) ArcGIS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DMZ
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) MVNO
1 1 (6.67%) Network Security
1 1 (6.67%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) GIS
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (6.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) hapi
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) EJB
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) JSP
2 1 (6.67%) SAP Fiori
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) BYOD
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Data Conversion
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) ArchiMate
1 4 (26.67%) Information Architecture
1 4 (26.67%) UML
2 3 (20.00%) CRM
2 3 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Conflict Management
3 2 (13.33%) Line Management
3 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) C
3 1 (6.67%) ABAP
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) ATG
1 1 (6.67%) BEA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
1 1 (6.67%) ESRI
1 1 (6.67%) IBM
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Nokia
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle
1 1 (6.67%) SAP
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