The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cheltenham region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank - 30 22
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham - 1.35% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.38% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £484 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.97%
UK excluding London median daily rate £490 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
-2.00% +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
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 145 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.56% 97.97% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 90 56
Median daily rate £325 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £348 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
Median hourly rate £12.25 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.17% +6.25%
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 Cheltenham

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham