The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Liverpool region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 25 28 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.33% 1.97% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 2.07% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £588 £500 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £62.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +92.30%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Liverpool 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
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
199 241 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 94.76% 94.88% 94.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 152 86
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £218 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 12
Median hourly rate £13.00 £40.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.50% +158.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £40.00 £162.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 Liverpool region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 3 (27.27%) Retail
1 3 (27.27%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
3 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) Legal

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
1 1 (9.09%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
1 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Hive
1 1 (9.09%) Big Data
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Java EE
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) Kanban
3 1 (9.09%) Logistics
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Product Management
3 1 (9.09%) RAD
3 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
3 1 (9.09%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
1 1 (9.09%) XenApp
1 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
Liverpool, Merseyside
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