The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Solihull region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 16 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 9.94% - 10.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.60% - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £225 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+10.08% -15.03%
Architect
West 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 Solihull 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
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
151 68 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 93.79% 93.15% 93.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 35 41
Median daily rate £338 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 2
Median hourly rate - £22.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Solihull region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 Solihull region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
3 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
4 10 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 9 (30.00%) Citrix
5 9 (30.00%) Juniper
5 9 (30.00%) DAB
6 8 (26.67%) Supplier Management
6 8 (26.67%) Brocade
7 7 (23.33%) WAN
8 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 6 (20.00%) .NET
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
8 6 (20.00%) Migration
8 6 (20.00%) Wireless
9 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) VoIP
9 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (13.33%) CCNP
10 4 (13.33%) CCNA
10 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 4 (13.33%) Network Design
10 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (10.00%) Presales
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
11 3 (10.00%) 4G
11 3 (10.00%) Office 365

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 9 (30.00%) DAB
3 7 (23.33%) WAN
4 6 (20.00%) Wireless
5 5 (16.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) 4G
6 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (6.67%) Skype
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (3.33%) MPLS
8 1 (3.33%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (3.33%) VPLS
General
1 1 (3.33%) Billing
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) .NET
1 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Smart Meter
2 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) Supplier Management
2 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Network Design
4 4 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 4 (13.33%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Presales
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.67%) BPR
6 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) B2B
7 1 (3.33%) CRM
7 1 (3.33%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.33%) SFIA
7 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (36.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (13.33%) CCNA
4 4 (13.33%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) MBA
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Cisco
2 9 (30.00%) Citrix
2 9 (30.00%) Juniper
3 8 (26.67%) Brocade
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (3.33%) Aruba
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
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