The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Sussex region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 40 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.89% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£488 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £478 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.59% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £51.29 £40.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+28.21% -30.43%
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
314 281 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 93.45% 94.30% 96.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 158 174
Average daily rate £275 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 33
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £20.75 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
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Brighton - 3 £488 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Management
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Java
6 1 (10.00%) IBM
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle
6 1 (10.00%) Migration
6 1 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (10.00%) TDD
6 1 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (10.00%) EMV
6 1 (10.00%) FileNet
6 1 (10.00%) Office 365
6 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (10.00%) Spring
6 1 (10.00%) Maven
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (10.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) TOGAF
1 6 (60.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
3 3 (30.00%) Content Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Management
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Cash Management
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) IBM