The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Sussex region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 38 44 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.71% 1.31% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.33% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Median daily rate £480 £690 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +53.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £43.98
% change year-on-year
-24.36% +35.30%
Solutions Architect
South East

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 Sussex 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 Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
277 377 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 97.88% 98.95% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 280 204
Median daily rate £400 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 30
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.84 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.51% +18.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

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 Skill Set
Top 27 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 East Sussex region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
2 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
2 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Microservices
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) RAML
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) RAML
2 1 (20.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (20.00%) e-Learning
1 1 (20.00%) Learning Management System
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Microservices
1 1 (20.00%) Process Management
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (20.00%) UML
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle