The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Lead Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 594 574 568
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 36 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.061% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.065% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 18 22
Median daily rate £600 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £487 £487
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £680
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £575 £650
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Solutions Architect
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48390 47949 46865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.00% 94.73% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31923 29597 29145
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1922 1960
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Lead Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 20 £625 +4.16% 4
South East -17 5 £590 +8.75% 1
South West -4 3 - -
North East - 2 £375 -
West Midlands - 2 £550 -
East of England - 2 £548 - 1
North West -7 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £490 - 1
Lead Solutions Architect
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Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Lead 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 England region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
4 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
5 9 (13.24%) Office 365
5 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (13.24%) Degree
6 8 (11.76%) Migration
6 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
6 8 (11.76%) Business Transformation
7 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
7 7 (10.29%) SDLC
7 7 (10.29%) SOA
7 7 (10.29%) Banking
8 6 (8.82%) CRM
8 6 (8.82%) Intranet
8 6 (8.82%) Private Cloud
8 6 (8.82%) Records Management
8 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
9 5 (7.35%) Windows
9 5 (7.35%) Billing
9 5 (7.35%) Scrum
9 5 (7.35%) VMware
10 4 (5.88%) Firewall
10 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
10 4 (5.88%) UML

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.94%) Mule
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.47%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.24%) Office 365
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.47%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Intranet
2 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.47%) FCoE
4 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.47%) LAN
4 1 (1.47%) Multicast
4 1 (1.47%) MVNO
4 1 (1.47%) NAS
4 1 (1.47%) Network Security
4 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (1.47%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.47%) GIS
2 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (26.47%) Finance
2 7 (10.29%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Billing
4 3 (4.41%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.47%) Local Government
6 1 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) .NET
1 3 (4.41%) Middleware
1 3 (4.41%) Spring
2 2 (2.94%) HTML
2 2 (2.94%) Spring Integration
3 1 (1.47%) Ajax
3 1 (1.47%) CSS
3 1 (1.47%) CSS3
3 1 (1.47%) HTML5
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.47%) REST
3 1 (1.47%) RESTful
3 1 (1.47%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.47%) Visualforce
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) XML
3 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.82%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.35%) Windows
2 3 (4.41%) Linux
3 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
3 9 (13.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.76%) Business Transformation
4 8 (11.76%) Migration
5 7 (10.29%) SDLC
5 7 (10.29%) SOA
6 6 (8.82%) CRM
6 6 (8.82%) Records Management
7 5 (7.35%) Scrum
8 4 (5.88%) Financial Modelling
8 4 (5.88%) Project Management
8 4 (5.88%) UML
9 3 (4.41%) Analytics
9 3 (4.41%) Application Discovery
9 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security
9 3 (4.41%) Process Management
9 3 (4.41%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.94%) Java
2 1 (1.47%) Apex Code
2 1 (1.47%) C#
2 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) Degree
3 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) CCNA
4 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) MBA
4 1 (1.47%) MCSE
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.47%) EMIR
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) Xen
3 2 (2.94%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.47%) KVM
4 1 (1.47%) NFS
4 1 (1.47%) SRDF
4 1 (1.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) VMware
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Pega
4 2 (2.94%) Capita
4 2 (2.94%) Cisco
4 2 (2.94%) Citrix
4 2 (2.94%) EMC
4 2 (2.94%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.47%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.47%) IBM
5 1 (1.47%) Intel
5 1 (1.47%) NetApp
5 1 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.47%) Siemens
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