The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 6 March 2015 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 57 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 29 35 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.45% 3.46% 2.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.62% 3.76% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 11
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£500 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £713 £470 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £521 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.22% +8.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -27.45%
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1107 931 733
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.34% 92.00% 91.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 483 324
Average daily rate £365 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 47 87
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.55 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -5 27 £500 +11.11% 2
High Wycombe - 1 - -
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (28.85%) Middleware
3 14 (26.92%) Firewall
3 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
4 13 (25.00%) Oracle
5 12 (23.08%) EAI
5 12 (23.08%) Migration
6 11 (21.15%) Retail
6 11 (21.15%) Web Services
7 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
8 9 (17.31%) UML
8 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
9 8 (15.38%) Legal
9 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
9 8 (15.38%) Workflow
10 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
10 7 (13.46%) LAN
10 7 (13.46%) Intranet
10 7 (13.46%) Internet
10 7 (13.46%) Extranet
10 7 (13.46%) SOA
10 7 (13.46%) EJB
11 6 (11.54%) UNIX
11 6 (11.54%) Windows
11 6 (11.54%) Documentum
11 6 (11.54%) RUP
11 6 (11.54%) DSDM
11 6 (11.54%) MPLS
11 6 (11.54%) WLAN

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (11.54%) Documentum
3 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 10 (19.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (7.69%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle Financials
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (5.77%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.85%) Oracle 11i
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) Firewall
2 7 (13.46%) LAN
2 7 (13.46%) Intranet
2 7 (13.46%) Internet
2 7 (13.46%) Extranet
3 6 (11.54%) MPLS
3 6 (11.54%) WLAN
3 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 5 (9.62%) VoIP
4 5 (9.62%) ADSL
4 5 (9.62%) DMZ
5 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.85%) SAN
6 2 (3.85%) NAS
6 2 (3.85%) DWDM
7 1 (1.92%) OSPF
7 1 (1.92%) BGP
7 1 (1.92%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.92%) VRRP
7 1 (1.92%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Retail
3 8 (15.38%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Automotive
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.92%) Advertising
5 1 (1.92%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.85%) Middleware
2 11 (21.15%) Web Services
3 7 (13.46%) EJB
4 2 (3.85%) SOAP
4 2 (3.85%) REST
5 1 (1.92%) .NET
5 1 (1.92%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.92%) PMI
2 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.92%) PKI
2 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) UNIX
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.77%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) TOGAF
2 12 (23.08%) Migration
2 12 (23.08%) EAI
3 9 (17.31%) UML
4 8 (15.38%) Workflow
5 7 (13.46%) SOA
5 7 (13.46%) Asset Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Management
6 6 (11.54%) RUP
6 6 (11.54%) DSDM
6 6 (11.54%) Data Migration
7 5 (9.62%) Process Management
8 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce
8 4 (7.69%) ERP
8 4 (7.69%) Logistics
8 4 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.69%) Service Management
9 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
10 2 (3.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) Java
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CCIE
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCIP
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) CCDP
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (25.00%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (5.77%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) VMware
4 3 (5.77%) Brocade
5 2 (3.85%) Altiris
5 2 (3.85%) Business Objects
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) HP
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe
6 1 (1.92%) F5
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