The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had OSS Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
OSS Solution Architect
UK / England
Rank 562 597 572
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -25
Contract jobs requiring an OSS Solutions Architect 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.015% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £575 £500 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +19.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
38645 44135 43796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.90% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 25340 28509 27973
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1619 1749
Median hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.57 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

OSS Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

OSS Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

OSS Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

OSS Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

OSS 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 OSS Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 22 January 2017. 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 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
South East +12 4 - - 1
London +7 1 £575 -17.85%
OSS Solutions Architect
UK

OSS Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, OSS 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 OSS Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
1 11 (57.89%) Billing
2 6 (31.58%) CRM
3 4 (21.05%) SOA
3 4 (21.05%) Service Management
3 4 (21.05%) Web Services
4 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 3 (15.79%) eTOM
4 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) EAI
5 2 (10.53%) BMC
5 2 (10.53%) Siebel
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (5.26%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (5.26%) Presales
6 1 (5.26%) Amdocs OSS
6 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) Workflow
6 1 (5.26%) Validation
6 1 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) Cramer
6 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture

OSS 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 1 (5.26%) Smallworld
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Broadband
1 1 (5.26%) DOCSIS
1 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.26%) Firewall
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) IPsec
1 1 (5.26%) MPLS
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 11 (57.89%) Billing
1 11 (57.89%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Service Management
2 4 (21.05%) SOA
3 3 (15.79%) EAI
3 3 (15.79%) ETL
3 3 (15.79%) eTOM
4 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.26%) B2B
4 1 (5.26%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.26%) Fault Management
4 1 (5.26%) Line Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Presales
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Management
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.26%) Validation
4 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (10.53%) BMC
2 2 (10.53%) Remedy
2 2 (10.53%) Siebel
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Cramer
3 1 (5.26%) Infovista
3 1 (5.26%) Intergraph
3 1 (5.26%) Riverbed