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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 572 568 598
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 34 46 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.091% 0.045%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.096% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 17
Median daily rate £525 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £471
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £625 £499
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +25.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43325 47890 48206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.48% 94.89% 93.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 28576 30970 31019
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1866 2032
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +12 18 £525 -16.00% 2
South East +31 11 £500 -23.07%
South West +6 2 £575 +16.16% 1
North West +1 1 £600 -3.61% 1
West Midlands -13 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £570 -
Senior Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
3 14 (17.07%) Java
4 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.41%) SOA
4 11 (13.41%) TOGAF
4 11 (13.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (12.20%) B2C
6 9 (10.98%) Web Services
6 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
7 8 (9.76%) .NET
7 8 (9.76%) B2B
7 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (8.54%) CRM
8 7 (8.54%) Oracle
8 7 (8.54%) Marketing
8 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 7 (8.54%) Coaching
9 6 (7.32%) Analytics
9 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
9 6 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
9 6 (7.32%) IIS
9 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
9 6 (7.32%) Retail
9 6 (7.32%) Migration
10 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing

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 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (7.32%) IIS
1 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.88%) Apache
2 4 (4.88%) Confluence
3 3 (3.66%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.44%) Drupal
4 2 (2.44%) Mule
4 2 (2.44%) Mule ESB
4 2 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.22%) SAS
5 1 (1.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.22%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.10%) PaaS
3 4 (4.88%) Office 365
3 4 (4.88%) SaaS
4 2 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.44%) IaaS
5 1 (1.22%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (1.22%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) Extranet
1 4 (4.88%) Intranet
1 4 (4.88%) SSL
2 2 (2.44%) AMQP
2 2 (2.44%) Firewall
2 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 2 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.88%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) OLAP
2 4 (4.88%) OLTP
3 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.22%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (4.88%) Bitbucket
1 4 (4.88%) FishEye
1 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
1 4 (4.88%) GoCD
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.88%) JIRA
1 4 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.44%) IntelliJ
2 2 (2.44%) NetBeans
2 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.22%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.22%) Rational Rose
General
1 17 (20.73%) Finance
2 7 (8.54%) Marketing
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 5 (6.10%) Banking
4 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.22%) Billing
7 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Web Services
2 8 (9.76%) .NET
3 5 (6.10%) J2EE
4 3 (3.66%) Middleware
5 2 (2.44%) JDBC
5 2 (2.44%) JMS
5 2 (2.44%) JSON
5 2 (2.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (2.44%) REST
5 2 (2.44%) SOAP
5 2 (2.44%) UDDI
5 2 (2.44%) WSDL
5 2 (2.44%) XML
5 2 (2.44%) XSLT
6 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.22%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) LIMS
2 4 (4.88%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.66%) Replication
4 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.44%) FMCG
4 2 (2.44%) Life Science
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) CESG
5 1 (1.22%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.22%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.22%) Economics
5 1 (1.22%) EPoS
5 1 (1.22%) NHS
5 1 (1.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Unix
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 4 (4.88%) Linux
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.41%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (13.41%) SOA
1 11 (13.41%) TOGAF
2 10 (12.20%) B2C
3 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
4 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.76%) B2B
5 7 (8.54%) Coaching
5 7 (8.54%) CRM
6 6 (7.32%) Analytics
6 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (7.32%) Migration
7 5 (6.10%) Data Management
7 5 (6.10%) Information Management
7 5 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.10%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
8 4 (4.88%) High Availability
8 4 (4.88%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.88%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) Java
2 4 (4.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.22%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.22%) C#
4 1 (1.22%) COBOL
4 1 (1.22%) PHP
4 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.22%) Python
4 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
2 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.66%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.44%) CISSP
5 1 (1.22%) CISA
5 1 (1.22%) CISM
5 1 (1.22%) CLAS
5 1 (1.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.22%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.22%) QA
1 1 (1.22%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.66%) XenApp
2 2 (2.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 3 (3.66%) SCCM
2 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (1.22%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (18.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 5 (6.10%) hybris
4 3 (3.66%) Google
4 3 (3.66%) IBM
5 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
5 2 (2.44%) Symantec
6 1 (1.22%) Adobe
6 1 (1.22%) Blue Prism
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix
6 1 (1.22%) Cognos
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) Informatica
6 1 (1.22%) Juniper
6 1 (1.22%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.22%) Pega
6 1 (1.22%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) Splunk
6 1 (1.22%) Trend Micro