The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 78 106 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -28
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 70 39 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.24% 1.29% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.40% 1.39% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 26
Average daily rate
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£513 £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £470
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £41.58 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £51.29 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+16.01% +28.21%
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2917 2798 2250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.31% 92.47% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1787 1637 1134
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 229 242
Average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire 0 22 £525 +23.52% 3
Hertfordshire -2 18 £483 +1.57% 2
Essex -11 9 £575 +27.77%
Bedfordshire +11 8 £550 +18.91%
Norfolk +1 7 £465 -16.40% 1
Suffolk - 6 £500 - 2
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 65 (38.24%) SOA
2 44 (25.88%) .NET
3 40 (23.53%) Oracle
3 40 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 32 (18.82%) SQL Server
5 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (17.06%) E-Commerce
6 29 (17.06%) Microsoft
7 28 (16.47%) SAP
7 28 (16.47%) Finance
8 25 (14.71%) Java
8 25 (14.71%) UML
9 23 (13.53%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (12.94%) Retail
11 19 (11.18%) VMware
11 19 (11.18%) Web Services
12 18 (10.59%) SharePoint
13 17 (10.00%) Citrix
13 17 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
13 17 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (9.41%) C#
15 15 (8.82%) J2EE
16 14 (8.24%) ERP
16 14 (8.24%) ETL
16 14 (8.24%) Data Integration
17 13 (7.65%) Sitecore
17 13 (7.65%) REST
17 13 (7.65%) Oracle Database

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 18 (10.59%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.29%) CMS
3 8 (4.71%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.53%) Sitecore CMS
4 6 (3.53%) Documentum
4 6 (3.53%) SAS
5 2 (1.18%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.18%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.59%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.59%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.59%) Apache
6 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.59%) GlassFish
Applications
1 6 (3.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (6.47%) Maximo
2 10 (5.88%) Agresso
3 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.59%) Adobe Campaign
5 1 (0.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (13.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (5.88%) SaaS
3 10 (5.88%) PaaS
4 8 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.76%) Rackspace Cloud
6 2 (1.18%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.88%) FTP
2 2 (1.18%) Firewall
2 2 (1.18%) SMTP
3 1 (0.59%) LAN
3 1 (0.59%) SMS
3 1 (0.59%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (18.82%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.65%) Oracle Database
3 10 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 10 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 8 (4.71%) SAP HANA
5 5 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.35%) OLAP
6 4 (2.35%) MySQL
7 2 (1.18%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.18%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.59%) DataStage
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.59%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.59%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) ERwin
2 2 (1.18%) JIRA
2 2 (1.18%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) Maven
General
1 28 (16.47%) Finance
2 22 (12.94%) Retail
3 6 (3.53%) Marketing
4 4 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (1.18%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (25.88%) .NET
2 19 (11.18%) Web Services
3 15 (8.82%) J2EE
4 13 (7.65%) SOAP
4 13 (7.65%) REST
5 12 (7.06%) Middleware
6 10 (5.88%) XML
6 10 (5.88%) jQuery
7 8 (4.71%) KnockoutJS
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (4.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (4.71%) WCF
8 7 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (2.35%) XML Schema
10 2 (1.18%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (1.18%) ADO
10 2 (1.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (1.18%) Apache CXF
10 2 (1.18%) RESTful
10 2 (1.18%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.24%) Data Integration
2 10 (5.88%) GIS
3 4 (2.35%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.76%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.18%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.18%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.59%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.59%) DataPower
6 1 (0.59%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.59%) Social Media
6 1 (0.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.12%) Windows
2 2 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.59%) Linux
3 1 (0.59%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (38.24%) SOA
2 40 (23.53%) TOGAF
3 31 (18.24%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (17.06%) E-Commerce
5 25 (14.71%) UML
6 23 (13.53%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
7 17 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (8.24%) ERP
9 14 (8.24%) ETL
10 11 (6.47%) MVC
10 11 (6.47%) Data Modelling
11 9 (5.29%) Content Management
12 8 (4.71%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (4.71%) Validation
12 8 (4.71%) Analytics
13 7 (4.12%) Data Architecture
13 7 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (4.12%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.71%) Java
2 16 (9.41%) C#
3 4 (2.35%) VB
4 3 (1.76%) PHP
5 1 (0.59%) SQL
5 1 (0.59%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (2.94%) MCPD
2 3 (1.76%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.18%) Degree
3 2 (1.18%) CISSP
3 2 (1.18%) CISM
4 1 (0.59%) SAP Certification
4 1 (0.59%) ACCA
4 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.76%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.18%) Docker
2 1 (0.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.18%) OpenAM
2 1 (0.59%) SCCM
2 1 (0.59%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 40 (23.53%) Oracle
2 29 (17.06%) Microsoft
3 28 (16.47%) SAP
4 19 (11.18%) VMware
5 17 (10.00%) Citrix
6 13 (7.65%) Sitecore
7 11 (6.47%) IBM
8 10 (5.88%) ESRI
8 10 (5.88%) JDA
9 4 (2.35%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.76%) Rackspace
11 2 (1.18%) ForgeRock
11 2 (1.18%) Adobe
11 2 (1.18%) Kofax
11 2 (1.18%) Google
12 1 (0.59%) KANA
12 1 (0.59%) Endeca
12 1 (0.59%) ATG
12 1 (0.59%) Informatica
12 1 (0.59%) Cisco
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