The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Solution Architect
Rank 223 240 237
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 26 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.023% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.025% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 7
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
- - £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £575 £587
% change year-on-year
-6.52% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £61.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8509 8083 9242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.02% 92.89% 91.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4734 4294 4302
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 507 606
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.25 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £39.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Senior Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Senior Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +29 21 - -
Surrey - 5 - -
Senior Solutions Architect
England

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 20 (58.82%) 3G
2 19 (55.88%) Project Management
3 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 12 (35.29%) Billing
4 12 (35.29%) Degree
4 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
4 12 (35.29%) Internet
4 12 (35.29%) Broadband
5 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 8 (23.53%) ITIL
7 7 (20.59%) Validation
7 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
7 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
7 7 (20.59%) 4G
8 5 (14.71%) LTE
9 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
9 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
9 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (11.76%) Oracle
10 3 (8.82%) Middleware
10 3 (8.82%) Marketing
10 3 (8.82%) Business Development
10 3 (8.82%) V-Model
11 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
11 2 (5.88%) SailPoint
11 2 (5.88%) Aveksa
11 2 (5.88%) Analytics
11 2 (5.88%) Information Security
11 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Senior Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.94%) Force.com
1 1 (2.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (58.82%) 3G
2 12 (35.29%) Broadband
2 12 (35.29%) Internet
3 7 (20.59%) 4G
4 5 (14.71%) LTE
5 2 (5.88%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (2.94%) VoIP
6 1 (2.94%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 17 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 12 (35.29%) Billing
3 10 (29.41%) Finance
4 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) Middleware
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.88%) SailPoint
3 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.94%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) UNIX
1 1 (2.94%) AIX
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Project Management
2 8 (23.53%) ITIL
3 7 (20.59%) Validation
3 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
3 7 (20.59%) Problem Management
4 4 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 4 (11.76%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) Business Development
5 3 (8.82%) V-Model
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.88%) Information Security
6 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.94%) SOA
7 1 (2.94%) ETL
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) ISEB
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (5.88%) IBM
2 2 (5.88%) Primavera
2 2 (5.88%) Aveksa
3 1 (2.94%) VMware
3 1 (2.94%) HP
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) JBoss
3 1 (2.94%) Cognos