The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Senior Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 52 65 64
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.30% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.14% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £536 £500
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +7.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior Solutions Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
634 690 636
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.20% 92.74% 91.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 353 318
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 46 49
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -29.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.60 £35.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Senior Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 2 - -
Senior Solutions Architect
East of England

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Senior 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Middleware
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
3 4 (66.67%) REST
3 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 4 (66.67%) DevOps
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) MSMQ
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (33.33%) Presales
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
6 1 (16.67%) Firewall

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Middleware
1 4 (66.67%) REST
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) EMC
3 1 (16.67%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) SAP