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 3 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 422 408 414
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 22 12 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.096% 0.054% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.057% 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 10
Median daily rate £550 £725 £573
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% +26.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £493 £523
10% offered a daily rate of more than £659 £800 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £562 £536 £510
% change year-on-year
+4.75% +5.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Senior 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
21639 21166 22460
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.73% 94.78% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 15693 14534 15669
Median daily rate £463 £446 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.73% +4.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 247 382 406
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.72 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.23% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £55.00 £38.38
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.28 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.50% -

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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 +33 2 £656 -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 13 (35.14%) .NET
4 11 (29.73%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (29.73%) REST
5 10 (27.03%) SOA
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (18.92%) TDD
6 7 (18.92%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) CRM
6 7 (18.92%) IBM
6 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
6 7 (18.92%) Middleware
6 7 (18.92%) WCF
7 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
7 6 (16.22%) Internet
7 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.22%) MSMQ
7 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
7 6 (16.22%) SOAP
7 6 (16.22%) Java
7 6 (16.22%) Finance
7 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.51%) Spring
8 5 (13.51%) Firewall
8 5 (13.51%) IIS
8 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio

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 11 (29.73%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.51%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (5.41%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.70%) SAP CCM
3 1 (2.70%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Internet
2 5 (13.51%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (13.51%) MongoDB
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (16.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Front Office
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
3 1 (2.70%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) REST
3 7 (18.92%) Middleware
3 7 (18.92%) WCF
4 6 (16.22%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (16.22%) MSMQ
4 6 (16.22%) SOAP
5 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
5 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
5 5 (13.51%) Spring
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) BYOD
2 1 (2.70%) Derivative
2 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.70%) Equities
2 1 (2.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (2.70%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
2 1 (2.70%) Video on Demand
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (27.03%) SOA
2 7 (18.92%) CRM
2 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
2 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) Open Source
4 5 (13.51%) Open Source Development
4 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.41%) B2C
6 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Business Transformation
6 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Direct Marketing
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
6 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) C#
3 6 (16.22%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Oracle
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.70%) Pega
5 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.70%) SAP