The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Nottinghamshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 16 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 33 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 6.51% 0.63% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 0.65% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 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 £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 £56.88 £40.00 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+42.18% -33.33%
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
493 465 345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 97.24% 97.69% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 277 128
Median daily rate £400 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 38
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 £14.50 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Nottingham +28 31 £525 +10.52% 2
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 30 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 28 (43.08%) Retail
3 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (29.23%) Web Services
5 18 (27.69%) Java
6 16 (24.62%) SOA
7 15 (23.08%) webMethods
7 15 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (20.00%) WebSphere
8 13 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (20.00%) Middleware
9 12 (18.46%) Unified Process
9 12 (18.46%) ArchiMate
9 12 (18.46%) Apigee
10 11 (16.92%) Oracle
11 9 (13.85%) SOAP
11 9 (13.85%) .NET
11 9 (13.85%) Windows
11 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (12.31%) CRM
12 8 (12.31%) Migration
12 8 (12.31%) IBM Integration Bus
13 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (10.77%) Linux
13 7 (10.77%) ETL
13 7 (10.77%) SAP
13 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
14 6 (9.23%) Big Data
14 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
14 6 (9.23%) Service Design

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Commerce Server
2 1 (1.54%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (1.54%) Mule
2 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 2 (3.08%) Unica
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.69%) Force.com
1 5 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.08%) Office 365
3 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.54%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) VPN
2 1 (1.54%) IPsec
2 1 (1.54%) LAN
2 1 (1.54%) WAN
2 1 (1.54%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) Big Data
1 6 (9.23%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (9.23%) Relational Database
1 6 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.08%) DB2
2 2 (3.08%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.54%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.54%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (7.69%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (43.08%) Retail
2 6 (9.23%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (29.23%) Web Services
2 13 (20.00%) Middleware
3 9 (13.85%) .NET
3 9 (13.85%) SOAP
4 8 (12.31%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (7.69%) Ajax
5 5 (7.69%) CSS
5 5 (7.69%) DHTML
5 5 (7.69%) HTML
5 5 (7.69%) REST
5 5 (7.69%) Visualforce
5 5 (7.69%) XML
6 4 (6.15%) RESTful
7 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.54%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.23%) Minimum Viable Product
2 5 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.08%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.85%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
2 7 (10.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (24.62%) SOA
4 15 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
5 12 (18.46%) ArchiMate
5 12 (18.46%) Unified Process
6 9 (13.85%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.31%) CRM
7 8 (12.31%) Migration
8 7 (10.77%) ETL
9 6 (9.23%) Configuration Management
9 6 (9.23%) Data Migration
9 6 (9.23%) Data Security
9 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
9 6 (9.23%) OO
9 6 (9.23%) Release Management
9 6 (9.23%) Service Design
9 6 (9.23%) UML
9 6 (9.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 18 (27.69%) Java
2 5 (7.69%) Apex Code
2 5 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 5 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 5 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (3.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.54%) CISSP
2 1 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Ansible
1 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
1 1 (1.54%) Puppet
1 1 (1.54%) SCCM
1 1 (1.54%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 15 (23.08%) webMethods
2 13 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (18.46%) Apigee
4 11 (16.92%) Oracle
5 7 (10.77%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.77%) SAP
6 6 (9.23%) Red Hat
6 6 (9.23%) VMware
7 5 (7.69%) Genesys
7 5 (7.69%) Informatica
8 4 (6.15%) IBM
8 4 (6.15%) Software AG
9 2 (3.08%) Cognos
10 1 (1.54%) Cisco
10 1 (1.54%) Google
10 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.54%) TIBCO