The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Leeds 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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 79 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 30 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.06% 1.25% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.32% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Median daily rate £600 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £520 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £484
% change year-on-year
- +3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.83 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-26.34% +16.01%
Solutions Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1400 1519 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 96.29% 95.00% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 969 1083 694
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 41 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £170.00 £22.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Leeds region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 26 (30.23%) TOGAF
3 23 (26.74%) SOA
4 20 (23.26%) Banking
5 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (13.95%) Java
7 11 (12.79%) .NET
7 11 (12.79%) CRM
7 11 (12.79%) Content Management
8 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (11.63%) Oracle
9 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.30%) RESTful
10 8 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
12 6 (6.98%) C#
12 6 (6.98%) MVC
12 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
12 6 (6.98%) Spring
13 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
13 5 (5.81%) Web Services
13 5 (5.81%) ITIL
13 5 (5.81%) ERP
14 4 (4.65%) HTML
14 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
14 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
14 4 (4.65%) Zachman Framework

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (4.65%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.16%) CICS
2 1 (1.16%) Confluence
2 1 (1.16%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.16%) Aligne
3 1 (1.16%) Maximo
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (1.16%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Office 365
2 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.16%) CloudBees
2 1 (1.16%) GitHub
2 1 (1.16%) IaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.16%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.16%) PaaS
2 1 (1.16%) SaaS
2 1 (1.16%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.16%) Firewall
1 1 (1.16%) Internet
1 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.16%) Big Data
3 1 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.16%) DB2
3 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.16%) MySQL
3 1 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
3 1 (1.16%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.16%) Redis
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.16%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.16%) JIRA
2 1 (1.16%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.16%) SonarQube
General
1 28 (32.56%) Finance
2 20 (23.26%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Investment Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Back Office
6 1 (1.16%) Billing
6 1 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (1.16%) Legal
6 1 (1.16%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.79%) .NET
2 8 (9.30%) RESTful
3 6 (6.98%) Spring
4 5 (5.81%) Web Services
5 4 (4.65%) HTML
6 3 (3.49%) HTML5
6 3 (3.49%) REST
6 3 (3.49%) WCF
7 2 (2.33%) J2EE
7 2 (2.33%) Middleware
7 2 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (2.33%) SOAP
8 1 (1.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.16%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.16%) CSS
8 1 (1.16%) JSON
8 1 (1.16%) Kafka
8 1 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.16%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.16%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.49%) Mainframe
2 3 (3.49%) Smart Meter
2 3 (3.49%) Social Media
3 1 (1.16%) CESG
3 1 (1.16%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.16%) CMDB
3 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (1.16%) iPhone
3 1 (1.16%) Replication
3 1 (1.16%) RIA
3 1 (1.16%) User Experience
3 1 (1.16%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Android
1 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.33%) Linux
2 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.16%) AIX
3 1 (1.16%) Solaris
3 1 (1.16%) SUSE
3 1 (1.16%) Windows
3 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) TOGAF
2 23 (26.74%) SOA
3 14 (16.28%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (12.79%) Content Management
4 11 (12.79%) CRM
5 10 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (6.98%) MVC
7 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) ERP
8 5 (5.81%) ITIL
9 4 (4.65%) SDLC
9 4 (4.65%) Software Architecture
9 4 (4.65%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (3.49%) DevOps
10 3 (3.49%) Performance Testing
10 3 (3.49%) SFIA
10 3 (3.49%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.95%) Java
2 6 (6.98%) C#
3 2 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) MBA
4 1 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.16%) CISSP
4 1 (1.16%) CLAS
4 1 (1.16%) ISEB
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (11.63%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.33%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco
5 1 (1.16%) Intel
5 1 (1.16%) Juniper
5 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.16%) Retalix
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
5 1 (1.16%) VMware
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