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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 71 59 61
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 18 47 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.59% 2.98% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 3.18% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 29 14
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £423 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £565 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.30%
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
1078 1479 1100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 94.98% 93.67% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 981 721
Median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 45 35
Median hourly rate £14.57 £15.13 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +21.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.00 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 18 (36.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Finance
4 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
5 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (18.37%) Banking
5 9 (18.37%) Software Architecture
6 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
6 8 (16.33%) Mainframe
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.29%) Java
7 7 (14.29%) SQL
7 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
8 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (12.24%) Cognos
8 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (12.24%) Spring
9 5 (10.20%) Retail
9 5 (10.20%) Project Management
9 5 (10.20%) MS Office
9 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
9 5 (10.20%) JSON
10 4 (8.16%) Kanban
10 4 (8.16%) Confluence
10 4 (8.16%) JIRA
10 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
10 4 (8.16%) Jenkins

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 (8.16%) Confluence
2 3 (6.12%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.12%) CloudBees
2 3 (6.12%) GitHub
2 3 (6.12%) IaaS
2 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.12%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.12%) PaaS
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.04%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) NonStop SQL
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Jenkins
1 4 (8.16%) JIRA
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) SonarQube
3 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Spring
2 5 (10.20%) JSON
3 4 (8.16%) REST
4 3 (6.12%) HTML
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware
4 3 (6.12%) RESTful
4 3 (6.12%) SOAP
4 3 (6.12%) Spring Boot
5 2 (4.08%) .NET
5 2 (4.08%) .NET Framework
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) CSS
5 2 (4.08%) Django
5 2 (4.08%) HTML5
5 2 (4.08%) Play Framework
6 1 (2.04%) Ajax
6 1 (2.04%) CSS3
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (2.04%) Spring Integration
6 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Mainframe
2 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Social Media
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
4 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.04%) CESG
5 1 (2.04%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (2.04%) Smart Meter
5 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) Enterprise Architecture
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.37%) Software Architecture
3 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (16.33%) Scrum
4 8 (16.33%) TOGAF
5 7 (14.29%) Software Delivery
6 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.20%) Business Transformation
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
7 5 (10.20%) Waterfall
8 4 (8.16%) CRM
8 4 (8.16%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.16%) Kanban
8 4 (8.16%) Microservices
8 4 (8.16%) Supplier Management
8 4 (8.16%) TDD
9 3 (6.12%) BDD
9 3 (6.12%) DevOps
9 3 (6.12%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
1 7 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.08%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) Ruby
3 2 (4.08%) Scala
4 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.04%) CISSP
2 1 (2.04%) CLAS
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Cognos
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
4 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.04%) NetApp
4 1 (2.04%) VMware
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