The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Slough 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 21 28 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 1.88% 1.54% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.66% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £413 £750 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% -
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
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 241 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 98.75% 92.69% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 148 134
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.11 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -19.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.30 £22.50
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 Slough

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

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 Slough region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Marketo
4 1 (12.50%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
4 1 (12.50%) CMDB
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (12.50%) Remedy AR System
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (12.50%) SoftLayer
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy AR System
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (12.50%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
1 1 (12.50%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) CMDB
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Marketo
2 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
2 1 (12.50%) Rackspace
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) Teradata