The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 22 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.81% 0.84% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.90% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £510 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford 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
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
116 111 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 93.55% 93.28% 90.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 59 115
Median daily rate £425 £400 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £570 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +19.40%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Guildford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) NATURAL

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) NATURAL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft