The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 528 508 506
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 29 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.062% 0.070% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.076% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 3
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£600 £523 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.83% +4.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £544 £510 £488
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
42937 40749 37644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 27345 24737 21780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £232 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1683 1811 2275
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.51 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 12 £600 +5.72% 2
South East -3 5 £500 -9.09% 7
East of England - 5 £638 - 1
North West -13 4 £525 +2.94%
Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
West Midlands +2 1 £485 - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - -
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Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 13 (20.97%) SOA
3 12 (19.35%) TOGAF
4 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
5 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.90%) Java
5 8 (12.90%) .NET
6 7 (11.29%) 3G
6 7 (11.29%) Project Management
6 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (9.68%) jQuery
7 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
7 6 (9.68%) Open Source
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.06%) C#
8 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
8 5 (8.06%) Degree
8 5 (8.06%) WCF
9 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
9 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
9 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.45%) Retail
9 4 (6.45%) Billing
9 4 (6.45%) Oracle

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.84%) Lync
2 1 (1.61%) Confluence
2 1 (1.61%) CICS
2 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.29%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) SaaS
4 1 (1.61%) IaaS
4 1 (1.61%) PaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.29%) 3G
2 4 (6.45%) Broadband
2 4 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (4.84%) SAN
4 2 (3.23%) 4G
4 2 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.61%) LAN
5 1 (1.61%) VoIP
5 1 (1.61%) WAN
5 1 (1.61%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.61%) Big Data
3 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.61%) ERwin
2 1 (1.61%) Ant
2 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.61%) Selenium
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Billing
4 2 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (3.23%) Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.90%) .NET
2 6 (9.68%) jQuery
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.06%) WCF
4 3 (4.84%) J2EE
5 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (3.23%) HTML
5 2 (3.23%) Middleware
5 2 (3.23%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) PhoneGap
6 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.61%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.61%) RESTful
6 1 (1.61%) CSS
6 1 (1.61%) XML
6 1 (1.61%) Ajax
6 1 (1.61%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Open Source
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) NHS
4 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) Android
1 2 (3.23%) Linux
1 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.97%) SOA
3 12 (19.35%) TOGAF
4 8 (12.90%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.29%) Project Management
5 7 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (9.68%) MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (4.84%) Analytics
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.84%) B2C
8 3 (4.84%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Migration
8 3 (4.84%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) Business Development
9 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.23%) Resource Management
9 2 (3.23%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.23%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.90%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) C#
3 1 (1.61%) Apex Code
3 1 (1.61%) Scala
3 1 (1.61%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) COBOL
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL
3 1 (1.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 4 (6.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) ISEB
4 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (4.84%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SolarWinds
3 3 (4.84%) Cisco
3 3 (4.84%) EMC
3 3 (4.84%) Riverbed
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
4 2 (3.23%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.61%) Sencha
5 1 (1.61%) NetApp
5 1 (1.61%) HP
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) VMware
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