The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Coventry region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 45 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 16 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.73% 4.82% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 5.16% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Median daily rate £508 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.72% +29.41%
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 Coventry 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
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
428 310 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 92.64% 93.37% 95.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 176 156
Median daily rate £425 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £150 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 15 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.08 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.40% -34.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 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 Coventry region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Automotive
3 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
3 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 3 (23.08%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
3 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Big Data
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
4 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
5 1 (7.69%) BPR
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Windows
5 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (7.69%) SCADA
5 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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:

Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP FI
1 3 (23.08%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (7.69%) SAP CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (7.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (15.38%) Big Data
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) GIS
3 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.69%) HBase
3 1 (7.69%) Impala
3 1 (7.69%) Mahout
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
2 3 (23.08%) General Ledger
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (7.69%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) FMCG
1 1 (7.69%) SCADA
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
1 1 (7.69%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Cash Management
1 3 (23.08%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (15.38%) TOGAF
2 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
3 1 (7.69%) BPR
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Cognizant
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft