The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Senior Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Solution Architect
England / London
Rank 380 408 392
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 27 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.038% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.040% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 12
Median daily rate £550 £650 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £600 £588
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +2.12%
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
18312 20065 20017
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.76% 95.11% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 13122 14196 14113
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 305 329
Median hourly rate £23.00 £17.00 £19.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.29% -11.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £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 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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 - 9 £615 -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 13 (30.23%) Java
4 12 (27.91%) .NET
5 10 (23.26%) CRM
5 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.93%) Data Architecture
7 8 (18.60%) Analytics
8 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
8 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
9 6 (13.95%) Internet
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.95%) IIS
9 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
9 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
9 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (13.95%) Firewall
9 6 (13.95%) hybris
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
9 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.63%) UML
10 5 (11.63%) J2EE
10 5 (11.63%) SOA
10 5 (11.63%) ETL

Senior 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 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.33%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
1 2 (4.65%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.95%) Firewall
1 6 (13.95%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (4.65%) Maven
3 1 (2.33%) Ant
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 14 (32.56%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.91%) .NET
2 5 (11.63%) J2EE
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) Middleware
5 2 (4.65%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (4.65%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) SOAP
5 2 (4.65%) Spring
6 1 (2.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Market Risk
2 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (2.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (23.26%) CRM
2 9 (20.93%) Data Architecture
2 9 (20.93%) E-Commerce
3 8 (18.60%) Analytics
4 7 (16.28%) Data Integration
5 6 (13.95%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 6 (13.95%) Prototyping
6 5 (11.63%) ETL
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.63%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) UML
7 4 (9.30%) Monte Carlo Method
8 3 (6.98%) B2B
8 3 (6.98%) B2C
8 3 (6.98%) Customer Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.98%) Marketing Analytics
8 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.33%) C#
2 1 (2.33%) COBOL
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) CISSP
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) CISA
2 1 (2.33%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) MOM
2 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) hybris
3 2 (4.65%) IBM
3 2 (4.65%) Pega
3 2 (4.65%) SAP
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (2.33%) Trend Micro