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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 15 40 32
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 31 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.83% 1.12% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.06% 1.14% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 2
Median daily rate £525 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £60.00
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
439 437 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 96.70% 98.20% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 257 116
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 27
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £13.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% +32.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £19.25 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 29 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 29 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 27 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 26 (41.27%) Retail
3 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (30.16%) Web Services
5 17 (26.98%) Java
6 16 (25.40%) SOA
7 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (22.22%) webMethods
9 13 (20.63%) Salesforce.com
10 12 (19.05%) Middleware
10 12 (19.05%) WebSphere
10 12 (19.05%) ArchiMate
11 11 (17.46%) Unified Process
11 11 (17.46%) Apigee
12 10 (15.87%) Oracle
13 9 (14.29%) SOAP
13 9 (14.29%) .NET
13 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (12.70%) Windows
14 8 (12.70%) CRM
15 7 (11.11%) Linux
15 7 (11.11%) ETL
15 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
15 7 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
16 6 (9.52%) Service Design
16 6 (9.52%) Minimum Viable Product
16 6 (9.52%) Big Data
16 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
16 6 (9.52%) Release Management
16 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure

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 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.59%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (3.17%) Unica
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Force.com
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 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%) Big Data
1 6 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.17%) DB2
3 2 (3.17%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (41.27%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) Web Services
2 12 (19.05%) Middleware
3 9 (14.29%) .NET
3 9 (14.29%) SOAP
4 7 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (7.94%) Ajax
5 5 (7.94%) CSS
5 5 (7.94%) DHTML
5 5 (7.94%) HTML
5 5 (7.94%) REST
5 5 (7.94%) Visualforce
5 5 (7.94%) XML
6 4 (6.35%) RESTful
7 1 (1.59%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Minimum Viable Product
2 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
2 7 (11.11%) Linux
3 6 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (9.52%) 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 23 (36.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.40%) SOA
4 15 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (19.05%) ArchiMate
6 11 (17.46%) Unified Process
7 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (12.70%) CRM
9 7 (11.11%) ETL
10 6 (9.52%) Configuration Management
10 6 (9.52%) Data Security
10 6 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.52%) Migration
10 6 (9.52%) OO
10 6 (9.52%) Release Management
10 6 (9.52%) Service Design
10 6 (9.52%) UML
10 6 (9.52%) Web Design
11 5 (7.94%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.98%) Java
2 5 (7.94%) Apex Code
2 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
2 5 (7.94%) SQL
3 2 (3.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Ansible
1 1 (1.59%) Puppet
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 14 (22.22%) webMethods
2 13 (20.63%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (17.46%) Apigee
4 10 (15.87%) Oracle
5 7 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.52%) SAP
6 6 (9.52%) VMware
7 5 (7.94%) Genesys
7 5 (7.94%) Informatica
8 4 (6.35%) IBM
8 4 (6.35%) Software AG
9 2 (3.17%) Cognos
10 1 (1.59%) Cisco
10 1 (1.59%) Google
10 1 (1.59%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.59%) TIBCO