The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Lead Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 400 413 432
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +19
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 27 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.049% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.051% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 8 3
Median daily rate £663 £575 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.21% +35.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £485 £417
10% offered a daily rate of more than £825 £600 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £518 £550 £520
% change year-on-year
-5.90% +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Lead Solutions Architect
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20369 21455 22394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 95.10% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14568 15175 16149
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 346 436
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Lead Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 8 December 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
City of London -5 2 £605 +0.83%
Lead Solutions Architect
England

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Lead 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 London region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Banking
2 15 (25.86%) TOGAF
3 11 (18.97%) Java
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (15.52%) Degree
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle
6 8 (13.79%) Retail
6 8 (13.79%) Marketing
7 7 (12.07%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (10.34%) Web Services
8 6 (10.34%) Linux
8 6 (10.34%) CRM
8 6 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
8 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
9 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
9 5 (8.62%) VMware
9 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (8.62%) Windows
9 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
9 5 (8.62%) SOA
9 5 (8.62%) XML
10 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (6.90%) ERP
10 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
10 4 (6.90%) SAP
10 4 (6.90%) SQL
10 4 (6.90%) WAN

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (1.72%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 3 (5.17%) Temenos T24
2 2 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.45%) SAP FI-AA
2 2 (3.45%) SAP PS
3 1 (1.72%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.72%) Radian6
3 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.72%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.72%) Social Studio
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) WAN
2 3 (5.17%) CTI
2 3 (5.17%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) FCoE
3 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.45%) Multicast
3 2 (3.45%) NAS
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
3 2 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
4 1 (1.72%) PBX
4 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.72%) SNMP
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VLAN
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Essbase
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Checkstyle
1 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.72%) JUnit
1 1 (1.72%) Selenium
1 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 15 (25.86%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Marketing
3 8 (13.79%) Retail
4 4 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.45%) Legal
7 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.72%) Publishing
7 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.34%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) XML
3 3 (5.17%) HTML
3 3 (5.17%) REST
3 3 (5.17%) SOAP
4 2 (3.45%) .NET
4 2 (3.45%) HTML5
4 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 2 (3.45%) Middleware
4 2 (3.45%) Spring
5 1 (1.72%) Ajax
5 1 (1.72%) CSS
5 1 (1.72%) Java RMI
5 1 (1.72%) JavaBeans
5 1 (1.72%) JMS
5 1 (1.72%) JSON
5 1 (1.72%) JSP
5 1 (1.72%) Servlets
5 1 (1.72%) XSD
5 1 (1.72%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.90%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.17%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (5.17%) IVR
5 2 (3.45%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.72%) EPoS
6 1 (1.72%) Fintech
6 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.72%) Social Media
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) Windows
3 3 (5.17%) Solaris
4 2 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.72%) AIX
5 1 (1.72%) Unix
5 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) TOGAF
2 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.34%) CRM
3 6 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.34%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (8.62%) Data Modelling
4 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (8.62%) SOA
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (6.90%) Analytics
5 4 (6.90%) Coaching
5 4 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.90%) ERP
5 4 (6.90%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.17%) Customer Analytics
6 3 (5.17%) Direct Marketing
6 3 (5.17%) Presales
6 3 (5.17%) SDLC
6 3 (5.17%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.97%) Java
2 4 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (1.72%) C#
3 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Degree
2 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) MBA
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) VCAP
3 1 (1.72%) VCDX
3 1 (1.72%) VCP6
3 1 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) SEPA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) KVM
3 2 (3.45%) NFS
3 2 (3.45%) SRDF
3 2 (3.45%) Xen
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.72%) vCloud
4 1 (1.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) MIIS
Vendors
1 9 (15.52%) Oracle
2 7 (12.07%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.62%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Cisco
4 4 (6.90%) SAP
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.17%) NetApp
5 3 (5.17%) Temenos
6 2 (3.45%) Bloomberg
6 2 (3.45%) CA
6 2 (3.45%) EMC
6 2 (3.45%) Intel
7 1 (1.72%) Adobe
7 1 (1.72%) Ariba
7 1 (1.72%) Citrix
7 1 (1.72%) Dell
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) Reuters
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