The first table below looks at the demand for the Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Peterborough region.

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.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 33 8 23
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.63% 5.56% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 5.56% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £475 £533
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 £61.00 -
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -
Job Titles Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
152 72 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 96.20% 100.00% 99.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 34 51
Average daily rate £333 £388 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.19% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £120 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 6 13
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Solutions Architect
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Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect in the job title across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough region that cited Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft