The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottingham region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 11 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 37 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 7.55% 0.69% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.81% 0.70% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 2
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £49.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+21.21% -17.50%
Solutions Architect
Nottinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottingham 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
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
474 426 325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.73% 98.38% 96.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 237 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £238 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 28
Median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.06 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £19.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Nottingham region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 28 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 27 (43.55%) Retail
3 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (32.26%) Web Services
5 16 (25.81%) SOA
6 15 (24.19%) Java
7 14 (22.58%) webMethods
7 14 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (20.97%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (20.97%) ArchiMate
9 12 (19.35%) Middleware
9 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
10 11 (17.74%) Unified Process
10 11 (17.74%) Apigee
11 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (16.13%) Oracle
12 9 (14.52%) SOAP
13 8 (12.90%) ETL
13 8 (12.90%) CRM
13 8 (12.90%) .NET
14 7 (11.29%) Windows
14 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
14 7 (11.29%) Big Data
14 7 (11.29%) IBM Integration Bus
15 6 (9.68%) Release Management
15 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 6 (9.68%) Relational Database

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 12 (19.35%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) CMS
2 1 (1.61%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.61%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (3.23%) Unica
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Force.com
1 5 (8.06%) SaaS
2 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) Big Data
2 6 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (9.68%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.23%) DB2
3 2 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (43.55%) Retail
2 6 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) Web Services
2 12 (19.35%) Middleware
3 9 (14.52%) SOAP
4 8 (12.90%) .NET
5 7 (11.29%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (8.06%) Ajax
6 5 (8.06%) CSS
6 5 (8.06%) DHTML
6 5 (8.06%) HTML
6 5 (8.06%) REST
6 5 (8.06%) Visualforce
6 5 (8.06%) XML
7 4 (6.45%) RESTful
8 1 (1.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.68%) Minimum Viable Product
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.29%) Windows
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (45.16%) TOGAF
2 23 (37.10%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.81%) SOA
4 14 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (20.97%) ArchiMate
6 11 (17.74%) Unified Process
7 10 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.90%) CRM
8 8 (12.90%) ETL
9 6 (9.68%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.68%) Data Security
9 6 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.68%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.68%) Migration
9 6 (9.68%) OO
9 6 (9.68%) Release Management
9 6 (9.68%) Service Design
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (9.68%) UML
9 6 (9.68%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) Java
2 5 (8.06%) Apex Code
2 5 (8.06%) JavaScript
2 5 (8.06%) PL/SQL
2 5 (8.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) webMethods
2 13 (20.97%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (17.74%) Apigee
4 10 (16.13%) Oracle
5 7 (11.29%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.68%) SAP
6 6 (9.68%) VMware
7 5 (8.06%) Genesys
7 5 (8.06%) Informatica
8 4 (6.45%) IBM
8 4 (6.45%) Software AG
9 2 (3.23%) Cognos
10 1 (1.61%) TIBCO