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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 1 1 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 40 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 38.21% 24.10% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.50% 25.16% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £425 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
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
119 159 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 96.75% 95.78% 95.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 58 23
Median daily rate £335 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 £20.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.53% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

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
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 26 September 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 43 (68.25%) SC Cleared
1 43 (68.25%) Security Cleared
2 34 (53.97%) Cisco
3 24 (38.10%) VoIP
4 22 (34.92%) Presales
5 21 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
5 21 (33.33%) LAN
5 21 (33.33%) WAN
6 16 (25.40%) BT
7 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 14 (22.22%) ITIL
8 13 (20.63%) VPN
8 13 (20.63%) Wireless
9 12 (19.05%) Juniper
9 12 (19.05%) MPLS
9 12 (19.05%) NetScaler
9 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
10 11 (17.46%) Brocade
11 10 (15.87%) Service Management
11 10 (15.87%) DAB
12 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
12 9 (14.29%) Citrix
13 8 (12.70%) EMC
13 8 (12.70%) CA
13 8 (12.70%) WLAN
13 8 (12.70%) ITSM
13 8 (12.70%) FCAPS
13 8 (12.70%) VLAN
13 8 (12.70%) SevOne
13 8 (12.70%) SFIA

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 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.76%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (38.10%) VoIP
2 21 (33.33%) LAN
2 21 (33.33%) WAN
3 13 (20.63%) VPN
3 13 (20.63%) Wireless
4 12 (19.05%) MPLS
4 12 (19.05%) NetScaler
5 10 (15.87%) DAB
6 8 (12.70%) FCAPS
6 8 (12.70%) VLAN
6 8 (12.70%) WLAN
7 7 (11.11%) Ethernet
8 5 (7.94%) Unified Communications
9 4 (6.35%) 802.11
9 4 (6.35%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (4.76%) Skype
11 1 (1.59%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
General
1 14 (22.22%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) .NET
1 6 (9.52%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 7 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (1.59%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.59%) Replication
3 1 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Presales
2 21 (33.33%) Customer Engagement
3 14 (22.22%) ITIL
4 10 (15.87%) Service Management
5 9 (14.29%) ITIL V3
6 8 (12.70%) ITSM
6 8 (12.70%) SFIA
7 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 6 (9.52%) Network Management
9 4 (6.35%) Migration
9 4 (6.35%) Network Design
10 2 (3.17%) Requirements Management
10 2 (3.17%) Risk Management
10 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.17%) Service Design
11 1 (1.59%) Data Migration
11 1 (1.59%) SDLC
11 1 (1.59%) Security Operations
11 1 (1.59%) User Acceptance Testing
11 1 (1.59%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (68.25%) SC Cleared
1 43 (68.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.35%) CCNA
2 4 (6.35%) CCNP
2 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) CISM
3 1 (1.59%) CISMP
3 1 (1.59%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Cisco
2 16 (25.40%) BT
3 12 (19.05%) Juniper
4 11 (17.46%) Brocade
5 9 (14.29%) Citrix
6 8 (12.70%) CA
6 8 (12.70%) EMC
6 8 (12.70%) SevOne
7 7 (11.11%) Capita
7 7 (11.11%) IBM
7 7 (11.11%) ServiceNow
7 7 (11.11%) TOWER Software
8 5 (7.94%) Aruba
9 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
9 4 (6.35%) Mitel
10 3 (4.76%) F5
11 2 (3.17%) SAP
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