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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 561 539 538
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 47 39 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.100% 0.083% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.088% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 17
Average daily rate £625 £600 £523
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £638 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £594 £510
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44644 44373 42617
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.47% 94.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29144 28029 25758
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1596 1785 1902
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -5 11 £625 +4.16% 3
East of England +5 10 £625 -1.96% 2
South West - 7 £495 - 1
South East -2 6 £561 +12.20% 6
West Midlands -9 4 £575 +58.62% 4
Yorkshire -11 3 £613 +53.12% 2
East Midlands - 3 - -
North West -12 2 £613 +16.69%
Senior Solutions Architect
UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 36 (40.00%) SOA
2 33 (36.67%) E-Commerce
3 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (28.89%) Finance
5 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
5 22 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
7 20 (22.22%) SOAP
7 20 (22.22%) TOGAF
8 19 (21.11%) REST
9 18 (20.00%) SQL
10 17 (18.89%) Middleware
11 16 (17.78%) WCF
12 15 (16.67%) TDD
12 15 (16.67%) C#
13 14 (15.56%) Banking
13 14 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
14 13 (14.44%) .NET
14 13 (14.44%) SAP
15 12 (13.33%) MSMQ
15 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
15 12 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
15 12 (13.33%) Data Modelling
16 11 (12.22%) Retail
17 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
17 10 (11.11%) CRM
17 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
17 10 (11.11%) SaaS
18 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
18 9 (10.00%) Telecoms

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 12 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.22%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.11%) SAS
5 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.11%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.11%) SAP CCM
2 1 (1.11%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.11%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) SaaS
2 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.22%) Boomi
3 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) MVNO
1 2 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (1.11%) Broadband
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) LTE
2 1 (1.11%) Network Security
2 1 (1.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.22%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.11%) Big Data
4 1 (1.11%) DB2
4 1 (1.11%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.11%) MySQL
4 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.11%) Maven
1 1 (1.11%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (1.11%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.11%) Toad
General
1 26 (28.89%) Finance
2 14 (15.56%) Banking
3 11 (12.22%) Retail
4 9 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 4 (4.44%) Billing
6 3 (3.33%) Marketing
6 3 (3.33%) Military
7 2 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.11%) Advertising
8 1 (1.11%) Electronics
8 1 (1.11%) Investment Banking
8 1 (1.11%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (22.22%) SOAP
2 19 (21.11%) REST
3 17 (18.89%) Middleware
4 16 (17.78%) WCF
5 13 (14.44%) .NET
6 12 (13.33%) MSMQ
7 8 (8.89%) Web Services
8 6 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
9 3 (3.33%) AngularJS
9 3 (3.33%) SAP PI
9 3 (3.33%) Spring
9 3 (3.33%) XML
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET
10 2 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.22%) HTML
10 2 (2.22%) RESTful
11 1 (1.11%) Itk
11 1 (1.11%) LESS
11 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (1.11%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.67%) Data Integration
2 5 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.33%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (3.33%) SCADA
4 3 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 3 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.11%) FMCG
5 1 (1.11%) Frameworx
5 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) User Experience
5 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 3 (3.33%) Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.22%) Unix
3 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.00%) SOA
2 33 (36.67%) E-Commerce
3 31 (34.44%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 15 (16.67%) TDD
7 14 (15.56%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (13.33%) Data Modelling
9 10 (11.11%) CRM
9 10 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (8.89%) UML
11 7 (7.78%) ArchiMate
11 7 (7.78%) DevOps
12 6 (6.67%) Business Analysis
12 6 (6.67%) Migration
13 5 (5.56%) API Design
14 4 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
14 4 (4.44%) ITIL
14 4 (4.44%) Software Architecture
14 4 (4.44%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.00%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) C#
3 7 (7.78%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.22%) Scala
6 1 (1.11%) C
6 1 (1.11%) C++
6 1 (1.11%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.11%) Tcl
6 1 (1.11%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) MBA
4 2 (2.22%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) CCIE
5 1 (1.11%) CCNP
5 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) Solvency II
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.11%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.44%) SAP
3 12 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 8 (8.89%) IBM
5 7 (7.78%) Oracle
6 5 (5.56%) hybris
6 5 (5.56%) MuleSoft
7 4 (4.44%) Pega
8 3 (3.33%) Adobe
8 3 (3.33%) FatWire
8 3 (3.33%) Guidewire
8 3 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (3.33%) Sitecore
8 3 (3.33%) VMware
9 2 (2.22%) Dell
9 2 (2.22%) HP
10 1 (1.11%) EMC
10 1 (1.11%) Huawei
10 1 (1.11%) NetApp
10 1 (1.11%) Teradata
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