The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Senior Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 589 578 529
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 41 37 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.076% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 19 22
Median daily rate £575 £567 £556
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.41% +1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £470 £502
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £655 £684
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £588 £515
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +14.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £61.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £61.00
Senior Solutions Architect
UK

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
47342 48920 45504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.83% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31086 31590 28112
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1402 1847 1880
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Senior Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 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 0 20 £675 +35.00% 5
Yorkshire +7 5 £550 - 1
West Midlands -21 5 £470 -18.26% 1
South West +4 4 £625 -
South East -2 4 £575 -11.53%
East of England +15 1 £500 -9.09%
East Midlands +2 1 - -
North West -7 1 £563 -
Senior Solutions Architect
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Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 19 (19.39%) Retail
3 18 (18.37%) TOGAF
4 17 (17.35%) Finance
5 16 (16.33%) Java
5 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 14 (14.29%) .NET
7 13 (13.27%) Oracle
7 13 (13.27%) CRM
8 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
9 11 (11.22%) SOA
9 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
9 11 (11.22%) ITIL
9 11 (11.22%) B2C
10 10 (10.20%) Web Services
10 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (10.20%) Degree
10 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (9.18%) Marketing
11 9 (9.18%) IIS
11 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
11 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (8.16%) Windows
12 8 (8.16%) SAP
12 8 (8.16%) B2B
12 8 (8.16%) Coaching
12 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
13 7 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
13 7 (7.14%) REST

Senior 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 9 (9.18%) IIS
2 5 (5.10%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.08%) Apache
3 4 (4.08%) Confluence
4 3 (3.06%) Mule
4 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.04%) Mule ESB
5 2 (2.04%) Skype for Business
6 1 (1.02%) CMS
6 1 (1.02%) SAS
6 1 (1.02%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 12 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.10%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.02%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.10%) PaaS
3 4 (4.08%) SaaS
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.06%) Office 365
5 2 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.04%) IaaS
6 1 (1.02%) SoftLayer
6 1 (1.02%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.12%) Firewall
1 6 (6.12%) Internet
2 4 (4.08%) Extranet
2 4 (4.08%) Intranet
2 4 (4.08%) SSL
3 3 (3.06%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.04%) 3G
4 2 (2.04%) 4G
4 2 (2.04%) AMQP
4 2 (2.04%) HTTP
4 2 (2.04%) Network Security
4 2 (2.04%) Skype
5 1 (1.02%) LAN
5 1 (1.02%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.02%) VPN
5 1 (1.02%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.22%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.08%) MySQL
3 4 (4.08%) OLAP
3 4 (4.08%) OLTP
4 3 (3.06%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.06%) Big Data
5 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.02%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.10%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (4.08%) Bitbucket
2 4 (4.08%) FishEye
2 4 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.08%) GoCD
2 4 (4.08%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.08%) JIRA
2 4 (4.08%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.04%) IntelliJ
3 2 (2.04%) NetBeans
General
1 19 (19.39%) Retail
2 17 (17.35%) Finance
3 9 (9.18%) Marketing
4 5 (5.10%) Banking
4 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.10%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.04%) Billing
5 2 (2.04%) Front Office
5 2 (2.04%) Military
6 1 (1.02%) Advertising
6 1 (1.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.02%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.29%) .NET
2 10 (10.20%) Web Services
3 7 (7.14%) AngularJS
3 7 (7.14%) REST
4 5 (5.10%) .NET Framework
4 5 (5.10%) Spring
5 4 (4.08%) Middleware
6 2 (2.04%) JDBC
6 2 (2.04%) JMS
6 2 (2.04%) JSON
6 2 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (2.04%) RESTful
6 2 (2.04%) SOAP
6 2 (2.04%) UDDI
6 2 (2.04%) WSDL
6 2 (2.04%) XML
6 2 (2.04%) XSLT
7 1 (1.02%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.16%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.12%) Smart Meter
3 5 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.06%) FMCG
4 3 (3.06%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.06%) LIMS
4 3 (3.06%) Replication
4 3 (3.06%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.02%) BYOD
6 1 (1.02%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.02%) Derivative
6 1 (1.02%) EPoS
6 1 (1.02%) Equities
6 1 (1.02%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.02%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.02%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.02%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Windows
2 5 (5.10%) Linux
3 4 (4.08%) Unix
4 3 (3.06%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.02%) Android
5 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 18 (18.37%) TOGAF
3 13 (13.27%) CRM
4 11 (11.22%) B2C
4 11 (11.22%) ITIL
4 11 (11.22%) SOA
5 10 (10.20%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (9.18%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.18%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.16%) B2B
7 8 (8.16%) Coaching
8 7 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (6.12%) Analytics
9 6 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (6.12%) ITIL V3
9 6 (6.12%) Open Source
9 6 (6.12%) Software Architecture
9 6 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (6.12%) Supplier Management
10 5 (5.10%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.33%) Java
2 4 (4.08%) SQL
3 2 (2.04%) C#
4 1 (1.02%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.02%) Python
4 1 (1.02%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 6 (6.12%) MBA
2 6 (6.12%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.10%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.02%) CCIE
5 1 (1.02%) CCNP
5 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.02%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.10%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) SCCM
1 3 (3.06%) SCOM
2 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.02%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.27%) Oracle
3 8 (8.16%) SAP
4 4 (4.08%) Citrix
5 3 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.06%) VMware
6 2 (2.04%) Cisco
6 2 (2.04%) IBM
6 2 (2.04%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.02%) Adobe
7 1 (1.02%) Blue Prism
7 1 (1.02%) EMC
7 1 (1.02%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) HP
7 1 (1.02%) hybris
7 1 (1.02%) Juniper
7 1 (1.02%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.02%) NetApp
7 1 (1.02%) Pega
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
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