The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Peterborough region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
Rank 9 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 11 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 12.36% 1.12% -
As % of the Job Titles category 12.50% 1.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 0
Median daily rate £438 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £510 £525
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Peterborough 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
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88 84 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 98.88% 94.38% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 41 92
Median daily rate £338 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.14% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £100 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 20
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +37.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Peterborough region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) SOA
4 14 (70.00%) OO
4 14 (70.00%) Finance
5 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
5 13 (65.00%) Information Security
5 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
5 13 (65.00%) Spring
5 13 (65.00%) Apache Flex
5 13 (65.00%) J2EE
5 13 (65.00%) HTML
5 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (65.00%) Adobe
6 7 (35.00%) Java
7 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 4 (20.00%) Big Data
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (20.00%) Microservices
8 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
8 4 (20.00%) SQL
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 4 (20.00%) VMS
8 4 (20.00%) HTTP
9 3 (15.00%) Presales
10 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
11 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
11 1 (5.00%) Internet

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) Web Services
2 17 (85.00%) .NET
3 13 (65.00%) Apache Flex
3 13 (65.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (65.00%) Hibernate
3 13 (65.00%) HTML
3 13 (65.00%) J2EE
3 13 (65.00%) Spring
4 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SOA
2 14 (70.00%) OO
3 13 (65.00%) Information Security
4 4 (20.00%) Microservices
5 3 (15.00%) Presales
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (35.00%) Java
3 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 13 (65.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle