The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry 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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 24 28 34
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 16 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.55% 1.79% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.80% 1.88% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £550 £425 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.41% -17.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £485
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £34.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+83.82% -23.16%
Solutions Architect
West Midlands

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
333 266 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 94.60% 95.00% 89.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 162 133
Average daily rate £365 £325 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 26
Average hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.20 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £36.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 14 (41.18%) Retail
2 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 10 (29.41%) CRM
2 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
3 9 (26.47%) Finance
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
4 7 (20.59%) Oracle
4 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (17.65%) Banking
5 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) CMS
5 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) iPad
5 6 (17.65%) ArchiMate
6 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 5 (14.71%) Content Management
6 5 (14.71%) SOA
7 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) IBM
7 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 3 (8.82%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (8.82%) Guidewire
8 3 (8.82%) Procure-to-pay
8 3 (8.82%) MuleSoft
8 3 (8.82%) SDLC
8 3 (8.82%) RFC 2833
8 3 (8.82%) Social Media
8 3 (8.82%) hybris

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (5.88%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) IaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) CTI
1 3 (8.82%) VoIP
2 2 (5.88%) RTP
3 1 (2.94%) DNS
3 1 (2.94%) Firewall
3 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.82%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.94%) SAP BW
General
1 14 (41.18%) Retail
2 9 (26.47%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
1 3 (8.82%) RFC 2833
1 3 (8.82%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) iPad
2 4 (11.76%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.82%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (8.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (8.82%) SCADA
3 3 (8.82%) Social Media
4 2 (5.88%) IVR
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) CRM
1 10 (29.41%) E-Commerce
2 7 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
3 6 (17.65%) ArchiMate
3 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.71%) Content Management
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 5 (14.71%) SOA
5 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) BPMN
6 3 (8.82%) DSDM
6 3 (8.82%) Investment Management
6 3 (8.82%) RAD
6 3 (8.82%) RUP
6 3 (8.82%) SAP Implementation
6 3 (8.82%) SDLC
6 3 (8.82%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) SAP
2 7 (20.59%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.82%) Adobe
4 3 (8.82%) Avaya
4 3 (8.82%) Cognos
4 3 (8.82%) FatWire
4 3 (8.82%) Guidewire
4 3 (8.82%) hybris
4 3 (8.82%) MuleSoft
4 3 (8.82%) Netezza
4 3 (8.82%) Pega
4 3 (8.82%) Sitecore
5 2 (5.88%) ATG
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Lotus
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
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