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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 16 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.06% 1.19% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 1.23% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 4
Median daily rate £225 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -9.67%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £486
% change year-on-year
- +2.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £53.96 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+42.73% -
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
152 81 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 95.60% 96.43% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 45 45
Median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £413 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £13.87 £30.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.76% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 May 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 13 (36.11%) Cisco
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.22%) Migration
2 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
3 7 (19.44%) WAN
3 7 (19.44%) Brocade
4 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 6 (16.67%) .NET
4 6 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 5 (13.89%) NetScaler
5 5 (13.89%) LAN
5 5 (13.89%) DAB
5 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (11.11%) VoIP
6 4 (11.11%) EMC
6 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 4 (11.11%) Network Management
6 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 4 (11.11%) Skype
6 4 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 3 (8.33%) Presales
7 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) 4G
7 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi

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 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) WAN
2 5 (13.89%) DAB
2 5 (13.89%) LAN
2 5 (13.89%) NetScaler
3 4 (11.11%) Skype
3 4 (11.11%) VoIP
4 3 (8.33%) 4G
4 3 (8.33%) DWDM
4 3 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 3 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (8.33%) Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) 3G
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (2.78%) MPLS
5 1 (2.78%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.78%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Billing
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
1 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Migration
1 8 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (11.11%) Network Management
3 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 4 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (8.33%) Computer Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) ITIL
4 3 (8.33%) Presales
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) BPR
5 2 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) SFIA
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.33%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.78%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (2.78%) OpenView
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Cisco
2 8 (22.22%) Juniper
3 7 (19.44%) Brocade
4 5 (13.89%) Citrix
5 4 (11.11%) EMC
5 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.33%) Splunk
7 2 (5.56%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) Aruba
8 1 (2.78%) CA
8 1 (2.78%) Fujitsu
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