The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Derbyshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank - 26 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire - 4.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 4.46% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £422 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.83 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-26.34% +16.01%
Solutions Architect
East 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 Derbyshire 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
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
222 224 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 95.69% 96.14% 93.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 113 114
Median daily rate £400 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 32
Median hourly rate £11.40 £12.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.80% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.64 £12.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £45.00 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Derbyshire region.

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 Derbyshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
1 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
4 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) HP
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
General
1 7 (77.78%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Unix
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (77.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
2 5 (55.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (55.56%) Process Improvement
3 4 (44.44%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Virtual Machines
1 7 (77.78%) VMware ESX
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) HP