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 24 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Solution Architect
England / London
Rank 347 409 406
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 50 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.26% 0.051% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.054% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 9 5
Median daily rate £600 £575 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% -11.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £585 £548
% change year-on-year
-1.70% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18371 20379 20271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.83% 95.05% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13156 14451 14262
Median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 308 344
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -3 3 £650 +38.29%
Lead Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (19.12%) Java
4 13 (19.12%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (17.65%) TOGAF
6 11 (16.18%) Banking
6 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
7 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
7 10 (14.71%) Finance
7 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (14.71%) Office 365
8 9 (13.24%) Skype
8 9 (13.24%) SWIFT
8 9 (13.24%) Skype for Business
9 8 (11.76%) SEPA
10 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
10 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
10 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
10 7 (10.29%) CRM
10 7 (10.29%) ERP
10 7 (10.29%) Oracle
11 6 (8.82%) SAP
11 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
11 6 (8.82%) Project Management
12 5 (7.35%) Presales
12 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
12 5 (7.35%) Degree
13 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
13 4 (5.88%) Retail

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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.41%) Temenos T24
3 2 (2.94%) SAP CO
3 2 (2.94%) SAP FI
3 2 (2.94%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.94%) SAP FI-AA
3 2 (2.94%) SAP FSCM
3 2 (2.94%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.47%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.47%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (14.71%) Office 365
3 2 (2.94%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.47%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.24%) Skype
2 2 (2.94%) VoIP
2 2 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (1.47%) LAN
3 1 (1.47%) MPLS
3 1 (1.47%) PBX
3 1 (1.47%) VLAN
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.47%) Essbase
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JDeveloper
General
1 11 (16.18%) Banking
2 10 (14.71%) Finance
3 4 (5.88%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.47%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Front Office
6 1 (1.47%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (1.47%) Marketing
6 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.41%) HTML
1 3 (4.41%) HTML5
2 2 (2.94%) CSS
2 2 (2.94%) CSS3
3 1 (1.47%) .NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (1.47%) J2EE
3 1 (1.47%) JSON
3 1 (1.47%) JSR 170
3 1 (1.47%) Middleware
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.47%) OSGi
3 1 (1.47%) RESTful
3 1 (1.47%) Spring
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.24%) SWIFT
2 5 (7.35%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Cloud
3 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.47%) Fintech
4 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Android
1 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (17.65%) TOGAF
4 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (10.29%) CRM
5 7 (10.29%) ERP
6 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
7 5 (7.35%) Presales
8 4 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (4.41%) Business Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) Data Governance
9 3 (4.41%) Data Modelling
9 3 (4.41%) Data Security
9 3 (4.41%) Information Architecture
9 3 (4.41%) Information Management
9 3 (4.41%) Information Security
9 3 (4.41%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) Java
2 2 (2.94%) Apple Swift
2 2 (2.94%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.47%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.35%) Degree
3 2 (2.94%) VCAP
3 2 (2.94%) VCDX
3 2 (2.94%) VCP6
3 2 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) SEPA
2 2 (2.94%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.47%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.94%) vSphere
2 1 (1.47%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.29%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) SAP
4 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
4 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.41%) Reuters
4 3 (4.41%) Temenos
4 3 (4.41%) VMware
5 2 (2.94%) CA
5 2 (2.94%) FXall
5 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.47%) Adobe
6 1 (1.47%) Ariba
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) GoldenSource
6 1 (1.47%) hybris
6 1 (1.47%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.47%) NetApp
6 1 (1.47%) Omniture
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