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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 579 575 583
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 40 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.085% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.089% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 15
Median daily rate £563 £538 £596
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -9.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £458 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £668 £693 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £538 £495
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +8.58%
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
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
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 £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +1 14 £625 +17.15% 3
South East +6 6 £575 -11.53% 1
North West -6 6 £506 -
Yorkshire +8 5 £550 -
South West +7 4 £625 -
East Midlands +8 3 £500 +11.11%
East of England +12 1 £500 -4.76%
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Senior Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 22 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (18.48%) Retail
3 16 (17.39%) Finance
4 15 (16.30%) TOGAF
4 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
4 15 (16.30%) .NET
5 14 (15.22%) CRM
6 13 (14.13%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (13.04%) SOA
8 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce
8 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
9 10 (10.87%) Java
9 10 (10.87%) SAP
9 10 (10.87%) ITIL
9 10 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
10 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
10 9 (9.78%) B2C
10 9 (9.78%) Degree
10 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
11 8 (8.70%) Oracle
11 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (7.61%) B2B
12 7 (7.61%) Marketing
12 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
12 7 (7.61%) Translating Business Requirements
13 6 (6.52%) Coaching
13 6 (6.52%) REST
13 6 (6.52%) ITIL V3
13 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
13 6 (6.52%) Software Architecture

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 5 (5.43%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (5.43%) IIS
2 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.17%) SAS
3 2 (2.17%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.09%) CMS
4 1 (1.09%) Mule
4 1 (1.09%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (10.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (5.43%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.09%) SAP CCM
4 1 (1.09%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.09%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.35%) PaaS
3 3 (3.26%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.26%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.17%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) SoftLayer
5 1 (1.09%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Firewall
1 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 4 (4.35%) Extranet
2 4 (4.35%) Intranet
3 3 (3.26%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.17%) 3G
4 2 (2.17%) 4G
4 2 (2.17%) Network Security
4 2 (2.17%) Skype
5 1 (1.09%) LAN
5 1 (1.09%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (1.09%) VPN
5 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (5.43%) MongoDB
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.35%) OLAP
3 4 (4.35%) OLTP
4 3 (3.26%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (3.26%) Big Data
4 3 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (18.48%) Retail
2 16 (17.39%) Finance
3 7 (7.61%) Marketing
4 6 (6.52%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.35%) Banking
5 4 (4.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.17%) Billing
6 2 (2.17%) Front Office
6 2 (2.17%) Military
6 2 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.09%) Advertising
7 1 (1.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) .NET
2 6 (6.52%) AngularJS
2 6 (6.52%) REST
2 6 (6.52%) Web Services
3 5 (5.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (5.43%) Spring
4 3 (3.26%) Middleware
5 2 (2.17%) RESTful
5 2 (2.17%) WCF
6 1 (1.09%) MSMQ
6 1 (1.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.52%) Smart Meter
3 5 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.26%) LIMS
4 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.17%) FMCG
5 2 (2.17%) Minimum Viable Product
5 2 (2.17%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.17%) Replication
6 1 (1.09%) BYOD
6 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.09%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.09%) Equities
6 1 (1.09%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.43%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
3 2 (2.17%) Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (23.91%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (16.30%) TOGAF
3 14 (15.22%) CRM
4 13 (14.13%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (13.04%) SOA
6 11 (11.96%) E-Commerce
7 10 (10.87%) ITIL
8 9 (9.78%) B2C
9 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (7.61%) B2B
10 7 (7.61%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (6.52%) Coaching
11 6 (6.52%) ITIL V3
11 6 (6.52%) Software Architecture
11 6 (6.52%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (6.52%) Supplier Management
12 5 (5.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (5.43%) Financial Modelling
12 5 (5.43%) Open Source
12 5 (5.43%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.87%) Java
2 3 (3.26%) C#
2 3 (3.26%) SQL
3 1 (1.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Degree
2 6 (6.52%) MBA
3 5 (5.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.09%) CCIE
6 1 (1.09%) CCNP
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.09%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (5.43%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.26%) SCCM
1 3 (3.26%) SCOM
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) SAP
3 8 (8.70%) Oracle
4 4 (4.35%) Citrix
4 4 (4.35%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.09%) Adobe
6 1 (1.09%) Cisco
6 1 (1.09%) Cognos
6 1 (1.09%) EMC
6 1 (1.09%) HP
6 1 (1.09%) hybris
6 1 (1.09%) IBM
6 1 (1.09%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.09%) NetApp
6 1 (1.09%) Teradata