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 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
Solution Architect
Rank 66 72 82
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 52 50 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.74% 2.41% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 2.63% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 26 9
Average daily rate £488 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £444 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £569 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £525 £485
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £33.25 £44.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £62.50 £34.00 £44.25
% change year-on-year
+83.82% -23.16%
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
1799 1904 1640
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 94.88% 91.89% 93.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1166 1044 882
Average daily rate £385 £365 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.47% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 126 96
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.72 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% -25.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 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
Portsmouth +1 7 £525 -
Gosport - 7 £555 -
Hook +12 5 £462 +5.60%
Southampton -3 4 £550 +12.24% 1
Fareham -5 3 £413 -25.00% 1
Basingstoke -2 2 - -
Eastleigh - 1 £525 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 56 (40.58%) Security Cleared
2 55 (39.86%) TOGAF
3 54 (39.13%) SC Cleared
4 37 (26.81%) Oracle
5 35 (25.36%) Analytics
6 28 (20.29%) Military
7 26 (18.84%) Oracle BI EE
8 25 (18.12%) Technical Architecture
8 25 (18.12%) E-business
8 25 (18.12%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (17.39%) CRM
9 24 (17.39%) Migration
10 22 (15.94%) Oracle Discoverer
10 22 (15.94%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (15.94%) Oracle Reports
10 22 (15.94%) WebLogic
10 22 (15.94%) Oracle ODI
11 21 (15.22%) Finance
12 20 (14.49%) Telecoms
12 20 (14.49%) Information Architecture
13 16 (11.59%) MVNO
13 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 16 (11.59%) UML
14 15 (10.87%) Data Modelling
14 15 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
15 14 (10.14%) VMware
16 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
16 13 (9.42%) Billing
17 11 (7.97%) Citrix

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 22 (15.94%) WebLogic
2 9 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.35%) Skype for Business
4 4 (2.90%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.17%) SAS
6 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.72%) Eucalyptus
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.72%) Node.js
7 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.17%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.17%) IaaS
3 3 (2.17%) PaaS
4 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (11.59%) MVNO
2 5 (3.62%) NetScaler
3 4 (2.90%) Intelligent Network
3 4 (2.90%) MGW
3 4 (2.90%) MPLS
3 4 (2.90%) PBX
3 4 (2.90%) Softswitch
3 4 (2.90%) Unified Communications
3 4 (2.90%) xDSL
4 2 (1.45%) LAN
4 2 (1.45%) WAN
5 1 (0.72%) DNS
5 1 (0.72%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.72%) LDAP
5 1 (0.72%) LTE
5 1 (0.72%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.84%) Oracle BI EE
2 25 (18.12%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (15.94%) Oracle Discoverer
3 22 (15.94%) Oracle ODI
3 22 (15.94%) Oracle Reports
4 7 (5.07%) Big Data
5 6 (4.35%) GIS
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.17%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.45%) OLTP
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (0.72%) EDRMS
9 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.72%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 22 (15.94%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.72%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
2 1 (0.72%) Flyway
2 1 (0.72%) Gradle
2 1 (0.72%) Grunt
2 1 (0.72%) JIRA
2 1 (0.72%) JUnit
2 1 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (0.72%) Mockito
2 1 (0.72%) Protractor
2 1 (0.72%) Selenium
2 1 (0.72%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.72%) Subversion
General
1 28 (20.29%) Military
2 21 (15.22%) Finance
3 20 (14.49%) Telecoms
4 13 (9.42%) Billing
5 9 (6.52%) General Ledger
6 5 (3.62%) Retail
7 3 (2.17%) Banking
8 2 (1.45%) Aerospace
8 2 (1.45%) Electronics
8 2 (1.45%) Marketing
9 1 (0.72%) Advertising
9 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.35%) Web Services
2 5 (3.62%) .NET
2 5 (3.62%) Middleware
3 3 (2.17%) SAP PI
4 2 (1.45%) Java EE
5 1 (0.72%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.72%) Ehcache
5 1 (0.72%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.72%) Kafka
5 1 (0.72%) Spring
5 1 (0.72%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.72%) Spring MVC
5 1 (0.72%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.07%) Data Centre
2 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.17%) Digital Media
3 3 (2.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (2.17%) Private Cloud
3 3 (2.17%) SCADA
3 3 (2.17%) Social Media
4 2 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) DataPower
5 1 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.80%) Windows
2 7 (5.07%) Windows Server
2 7 (5.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (3.62%) Unix
4 4 (2.90%) Linux
5 2 (1.45%) HPUX
5 2 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (39.86%) TOGAF
2 35 (25.36%) Analytics
3 25 (18.12%) E-business
3 25 (18.12%) Technical Architecture
4 24 (17.39%) CRM
4 24 (17.39%) Migration
5 20 (14.49%) Information Architecture
6 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (11.59%) UML
7 15 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (10.87%) Data Modelling
8 13 (9.42%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.80%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.07%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.35%) Data Management
11 6 (4.35%) Master Data Management
11 6 (4.35%) Programme Management
11 6 (4.35%) SOA
11 6 (4.35%) Workflow
12 5 (3.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.90%) C
2 4 (2.90%) Java
2 4 (2.90%) SQL
3 2 (1.45%) C#
4 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 56 (40.58%) Security Cleared
2 54 (39.13%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.52%) DV Cleared
4 5 (3.62%) Degree
5 3 (2.17%) CTC Cleared
5 3 (2.17%) ISEB
5 3 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.72%) MCITP
6 1 (0.72%) MCSA
6 1 (0.72%) MCSE
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.17%) Solvency II
2 2 (1.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.72%) FedRAMP
System Software
1 8 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (5.07%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 6 (4.35%) XenServer
4 5 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (3.62%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 37 (26.81%) Oracle
2 14 (10.14%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.14%) VMware
3 11 (7.97%) Citrix
4 7 (5.07%) SAP
5 6 (4.35%) Cisco
6 5 (3.62%) EMC
6 5 (3.62%) Juniper
7 4 (2.90%) NetApp
8 3 (2.17%) Adobe
8 3 (2.17%) BMC
8 3 (2.17%) CheckPoint
8 3 (2.17%) FatWire
8 3 (2.17%) Guidewire
8 3 (2.17%) HP
8 3 (2.17%) Huawei
8 3 (2.17%) hybris
8 3 (2.17%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.17%) Pega
8 3 (2.17%) Sitecore
Fareham
Spectrum IT
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 25 days ago