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 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 10 3 5
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 10.76% 16.26% 12.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.18% 16.95% 15.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £494 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £428 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £448 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
129 118 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 81.65% 95.93% 80.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 46 23
Median daily rate £375 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £262 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £42.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.76% +28.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 January 2017.

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 January 2017, 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 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 24 (54.55%) Presales
3 22 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
4 21 (47.73%) LAN
4 21 (47.73%) WAN
5 20 (45.45%) BT
6 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
7 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
8 14 (31.82%) TOWER Software
8 14 (31.82%) Capita
8 14 (31.82%) IBM
9 13 (29.55%) Cisco
10 10 (22.73%) ITIL
11 8 (18.18%) VoIP
12 7 (15.91%) VPN
12 7 (15.91%) MPLS
13 6 (13.64%) Juniper
13 6 (13.64%) ServiceNow
14 5 (11.36%) SevOne
14 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
14 5 (11.36%) Network Management
14 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
14 5 (11.36%) OpenStack
14 5 (11.36%) IaaS
14 5 (11.36%) Brocade
14 5 (11.36%) VLAN
14 5 (11.36%) CMDB
14 5 (11.36%) FCAPS
14 5 (11.36%) VMware

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 5 (11.36%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
1 1 (2.27%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) IaaS
1 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) LAN
1 21 (47.73%) WAN
2 8 (18.18%) VoIP
3 7 (15.91%) MPLS
3 7 (15.91%) VPN
4 5 (11.36%) Ethernet
4 5 (11.36%) FCAPS
4 5 (11.36%) VLAN
4 5 (11.36%) WLAN
5 4 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (4.55%) 802.11
6 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.55%) Wireless
7 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
General
1 19 (43.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.36%) CMDB
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
3 1 (2.27%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) Presales
2 22 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 10 (22.73%) ITIL
4 5 (11.36%) Configuration Management
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL V3
4 5 (11.36%) ITSM
4 5 (11.36%) Network Management
4 5 (11.36%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Migration
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.27%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Data Architecture
6 1 (2.27%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.27%) Decision Table
6 1 (2.27%) Information Management
6 1 (2.27%) Information Security
6 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (56.82%) SC Cleared
1 25 (56.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) CISM
2 1 (2.27%) CISMP
2 1 (2.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (45.45%) BT
2 14 (31.82%) Capita
2 14 (31.82%) IBM
2 14 (31.82%) TOWER Software
3 13 (29.55%) Cisco
4 6 (13.64%) Juniper
4 6 (13.64%) ServiceNow
5 5 (11.36%) Brocade
5 5 (11.36%) CA
5 5 (11.36%) EMC
5 5 (11.36%) SevOne
5 5 (11.36%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) SAP
7 2 (4.55%) Aruba
7 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel