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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 31 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 25 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.98% 2.12% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 2.18% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% +2.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.83 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-26.34% +16.01%
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
480 412 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 95.62% 97.17% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 269 97
Median daily rate £413 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £188 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 29
Median hourly rate £10.88 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.76% +40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £32.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (28.57%) Retail
4 17 (26.98%) webMethods
5 14 (22.22%) Middleware
6 13 (20.63%) Oracle
6 13 (20.63%) Java
6 13 (20.63%) Unified Process
6 13 (20.63%) WebSphere
6 13 (20.63%) Apigee
7 12 (19.05%) .NET
7 12 (19.05%) Web Services
7 12 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (15.87%) IBM Integration Bus
8 10 (15.87%) ArchiMate
9 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (14.29%) SOA
10 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
11 7 (11.11%) Windows
11 7 (11.11%) Marketing
11 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (9.52%) Linux
12 6 (9.52%) IBM
12 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
12 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
12 6 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
13 5 (7.94%) Human Resource Management
13 5 (7.94%) Service Design
13 5 (7.94%) Minimum Viable Product
13 5 (7.94%) Oracle 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 13 (20.63%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
3 1 (1.59%) Mule
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) LAN
1 1 (1.59%) VPN
1 1 (1.59%) WAN
1 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.59%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.94%) DB2
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.35%) Big Data
3 4 (6.35%) BusinessObjects
General
1 18 (28.57%) Retail
2 7 (11.11%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.22%) Middleware
2 12 (19.05%) .NET
2 12 (19.05%) Web Services
3 10 (15.87%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (6.35%) RESTful
4 4 (6.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) Computer Science
1 5 (7.94%) Minimum Viable Product
1 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.76%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) Windows
2 6 (9.52%) Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 20 (31.75%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (20.63%) Unified Process
4 10 (15.87%) ArchiMate
5 9 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (14.29%) SOA
6 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
8 5 (7.94%) Configuration Management
8 5 (7.94%) Data Security
8 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.94%) Human Resource Management
8 5 (7.94%) OO
8 5 (7.94%) Release Management
8 5 (7.94%) Service Design
8 5 (7.94%) UML
8 5 (7.94%) Web Design
9 4 (6.35%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.35%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Java
2 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
3 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) webMethods
2 13 (20.63%) Apigee
2 13 (20.63%) Oracle
3 12 (19.05%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (9.52%) IBM
4 6 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
5 5 (7.94%) SAP
5 5 (7.94%) Software AG
5 5 (7.94%) VMware
6 4 (6.35%) Genesys
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco
7 1 (1.59%) Google
7 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.59%) TIBCO