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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 47 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 7 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 1.69% 3.69% 1.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 3.90% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £525 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.04% +23.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £510 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

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
389 359 260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 93.73% 94.72% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 229 156
Median daily rate £425 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 11 11
Median hourly rate £16.00 £11.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -51.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £13.80 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

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 February 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 February 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 (40.00%) SAP
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) Automotive
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
3 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
3 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 3 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) Office 365
4 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
5 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (6.67%) ArchestrA
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (20.00%) SAP FSCM
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (6.67%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.67%) SAP HCM
2 1 (6.67%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Hive
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
3 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.67%) HBase
3 1 (6.67%) Impala
3 1 (6.67%) Mahout
3 1 (6.67%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) CSS3
1 1 (6.67%) Django
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) HTML5
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) Play Framework
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) Cash Management
1 3 (20.00%) Planning and Forecasting
2 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.67%) Data Acquisition
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) Server Building
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Scala
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Rockwell
3 1 (6.67%) Wonderware