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 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 14 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 2 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.25% 1.30% 5.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 1.40% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £544 - £518
90% offered a daily rate of more than £459 - £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 - £649
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -0.83%
Solutions Architect
Surrey

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
85 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 95.51% 92.86% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 88 81
Median daily rate £400 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.63 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £19.31 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Guildford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Remote Desktop
2 4 (57.14%) Network Management
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Server
3 3 (42.86%) Change Management
3 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) PMP
4 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
4 2 (28.57%) SAP

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP PM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) NAS
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (14.29%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Network Management
1 4 (57.14%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Change Management
2 3 (42.86%) Matrix Organization
3 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (28.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Server
2 4 (57.14%) VMware ESX
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
2 4 (57.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Ericsson