The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 73 95 83
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 47 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.26% 1.13% 2.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.47% 1.24% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £513 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £446 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire 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
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1899 1776 1646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 91.47% 90.94% 91.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1038 967
Average daily rate £375 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 107 167
Average hourly rate £15.13 £26.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.82% +48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Hampshire region.

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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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
Hook +1 8 £446 +8.84%
Southampton -2 7 £600 - 1
Basingstoke +7 5 £500 - 1
Havant - 2 - -
Winchester - 2 £525 -
Farnborough -8 1 £600 +14.28% 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 30 (29.41%) TOGAF
2 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (23.53%) Java
3 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
4 20 (19.61%) Open Source
4 20 (19.61%) Apache
4 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
4 20 (19.61%) Java EE
5 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
6 15 (14.71%) CRM
7 14 (13.73%) SOA
7 14 (13.73%) Scrum
7 14 (13.73%) Finance
8 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
9 11 (10.78%) Middleware
10 10 (9.80%) UML
10 10 (9.80%) Oracle
11 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (6.86%) Workflow
12 7 (6.86%) Degree
12 7 (6.86%) Firewall
13 6 (5.88%) IBM
13 6 (5.88%) Windows
13 6 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
13 6 (5.88%) TDD
13 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
13 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
13 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (5.88%) Performance Analysis

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (19.61%) Apache
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.96%) Documentum
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.98%) SAP SCM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.98%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) HP Helion
1 1 (0.98%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.86%) Firewall
2 5 (4.90%) MVNO
3 3 (2.94%) ATM
3 3 (2.94%) SAN
4 2 (1.96%) BGP
4 2 (1.96%) LAN
4 2 (1.96%) WAN
4 2 (1.96%) NAS
4 2 (1.96%) PCoIP
4 2 (1.96%) Multicast
5 1 (0.98%) LTE
5 1 (0.98%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.98%) SDH
5 1 (0.98%) 3GPP
5 1 (0.98%) GSM
5 1 (0.98%) MPLS
5 1 (0.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.61%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.92%) Big Data
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.96%) EDRMS
5 2 (1.96%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.96%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.98%) SAP BI
General
1 14 (13.73%) Finance
2 11 (10.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 2 (1.96%) Marketing
4 2 (1.96%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.98%) Legal
5 1 (0.98%) Publishing
5 1 (0.98%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (19.61%) Java EE
2 11 (10.78%) Middleware
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (3.92%) .NET
4 4 (3.92%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) Web Services
6 1 (0.98%) REST
6 1 (0.98%) WebCenter
6 1 (0.98%) SOAP
6 1 (0.98%) WDK
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.61%) Open Source
2 5 (4.90%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) GIS
4 2 (1.96%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.96%) PKI
4 2 (1.96%) Social Media
4 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.98%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.98%) User Experience
5 1 (0.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.98%) CESG
5 1 (0.98%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
1 6 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 6 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (3.92%) Windows Vista
3 2 (1.96%) UNIX
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) TOGAF
2 29 (28.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (14.71%) CRM
4 14 (13.73%) SOA
4 14 (13.73%) Scrum
5 12 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (9.80%) UML
7 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (6.86%) Workflow
9 6 (5.88%) TDD
9 6 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (4.90%) BPEL
10 5 (4.90%) Data Modelling
11 4 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (3.92%) Data Management
11 4 (3.92%) Zachman Framework
11 4 (3.92%) Master Data Management
11 4 (3.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (2.94%) Software Delivery
12 3 (2.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (23.53%) Java
2 3 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (23.53%) Security Cleared
2 16 (15.69%) SC Cleared
3 7 (6.86%) Degree
4 6 (5.88%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (9.80%) Oracle
2 6 (5.88%) IBM
3 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.92%) SAP
4 3 (2.94%) ESRI
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
5 2 (1.96%) Pega
6 1 (0.98%) ATG
6 1 (0.98%) Business Objects
6 1 (0.98%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.98%) Juniper
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