The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Canary Wharf region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 20 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.48% 5.19% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 5.74% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 4
Median daily rate £850 £525 £588
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.90% -10.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
Solutions Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115 122 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.04% 90.37% 93.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 82 86
Median daily rate £493 £515 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.36% +8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Median hourly rate £28.25 £12.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+126.00% -45.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.50 £18.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £12.50 £28.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Canary Wharf region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (33.33%) SaaS
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) SOA
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Spring Integration
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
5 2 (13.33%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) RUP
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) Spring
5 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (13.33%) Mule
5 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) Pega

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (13.33%) Mule
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) Spring Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) CRM
2 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Matrix Management
4 2 (13.33%) RUP
4 2 (13.33%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (6.67%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Information Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Process Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Pega
2 2 (13.33%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) TIBCO