The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 27 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 10 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.46% 2.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 2.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Median daily rate £488 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
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
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
281 321 219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 97.23% 96.98% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 240 115
Median daily rate £375 £390 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £210 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £508 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 20
Median hourly rate £11.50 £27.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.18% +89.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £8.50 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £21.00
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 Oxford

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) Publishing
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
4 5 (25.00%) Content Enrichment
4 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
4 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
4 5 (25.00%) Content Management
4 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
5 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
5 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 3 (15.00%) Big Data
6 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) CMS
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) Big Data
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
3 1 (5.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) JUnit
1 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Publishing
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 4 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) J2EE
4 2 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (5.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (25.00%) Algorithms
3 2 (10.00%) W3C
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Unix
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 7 (35.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (30.00%) Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Data Analytics
3 6 (30.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (25.00%) Content Enrichment
4 5 (25.00%) Content Management
4 5 (25.00%) CRM
4 5 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 5 (25.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
6 2 (10.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.00%) High Availability
6 2 (10.00%) OWASP
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
6 2 (10.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) ForgeRock
2 2 (10.00%) Oracle
2 2 (10.00%) Pega
2 2 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 1 (5.00%) Tableau