The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
England / North East
Rank 74 76 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 23 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 2.28% 0.23% 1.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 0.24% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 4
Median daily rate £538 £425 £529
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.47% -19.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £404 £425 £506
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £581
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
947 832 644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 93.95% 94.33% 94.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 487 410
Median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £261 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 50 32
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.77 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.61% +18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £10.64 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £28.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the North East region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the North East region over the 3 months to 16 January 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
Tyne and Wear +1 23 £538 +26.47% 5
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 16 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 North East region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 20 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 18 (40.91%) LAN
2 18 (40.91%) WAN
2 18 (40.91%) Network Design
3 17 (38.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 16 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
4 16 (36.36%) Private Cloud
4 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 15 (34.09%) Windows
5 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
6 13 (29.55%) Office Automation
7 10 (22.73%) JSON
8 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
8 9 (20.45%) REST
9 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
9 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
9 8 (18.18%) Java
9 8 (18.18%) Oracle
10 7 (15.91%) HTML
10 7 (15.91%) Linux
10 7 (15.91%) MySQL
10 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
10 7 (15.91%) Ruby
10 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (15.91%) CSS3
10 7 (15.91%) Django

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (13.64%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Documentum
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Maximo
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Utilities
1 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) LAN
1 18 (40.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) Relational Database
2 8 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 8 (18.18%) NoSQL
3 7 (15.91%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (15.91%) MySQL
3 7 (15.91%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.27%) GIS
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
1 6 (13.64%) Selenium
General
1 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) JSON
2 9 (20.45%) REST
3 7 (15.91%) CSS
3 7 (15.91%) CSS3
3 7 (15.91%) Django
3 7 (15.91%) HTML
3 7 (15.91%) HTML5
4 6 (13.64%) Ajax
4 6 (13.64%) SOAP
4 6 (13.64%) Spring
4 6 (13.64%) Web Services
5 5 (11.36%) RESTful
6 3 (6.82%) .NET
7 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.27%) EDIFACT
7 1 (2.27%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Private Cloud
2 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Social Media
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.09%) Windows
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Network Design
2 17 (38.64%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) Matrix Organization
4 15 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (29.55%) Office Automation
6 7 (15.91%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (13.64%) Configuration Management
7 6 (13.64%) Kanban
7 6 (13.64%) Open Source
7 6 (13.64%) Prototyping
7 6 (13.64%) Scrum
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
8 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
10 3 (6.82%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) OWASP
10 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
10 3 (6.82%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.18%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) Ruby
2 7 (15.91%) Scala
3 6 (13.64%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) C#
5 2 (4.55%) C
6 1 (2.27%) ABAP
6 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) SC Cleared
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 6 (13.64%) Degree
3 5 (11.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (13.64%) Docker
1 6 (13.64%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (13.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.27%) Informatica
3 1 (2.27%) Pega
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.27%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Zuora
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £425 to £450 per day
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