The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Solution Architect
Rank 241 248 231
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 12 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.075% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.080% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Average daily rate £550 £550 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £510 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £670 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Technical 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
8034 8717 7813
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.91% 93.76% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4854 4667 4070
Average daily rate £385 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 421 454
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Technical Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect across the South East region.

Technical Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Technical Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Solutions Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Technical Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect across the South East region.

Technical Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
West Sussex - 7 £556 -
Hampshire +4 2 £550 -
Berkshire +2 2 £475 -24.00% 3
Surrey - 1 £520 -
Technical Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
2 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (20.00%) Office 365
4 5 (16.67%) Business Transformation
4 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
4 5 (16.67%) SOA
4 5 (16.67%) ETL
4 5 (16.67%) Intranet
4 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (13.33%) Finance
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 4 (13.33%) Records Management
5 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) Java
6 3 (10.00%) SQL
6 3 (10.00%) Unix
6 3 (10.00%) Windows
6 3 (10.00%) CRM

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Technical 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 Technical Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.67%) Jetty
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) JBoss
3 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.33%) SAP EP
3 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (3.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (3.33%) Converged Networks
2 1 (3.33%) Extranet
2 1 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (3.33%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.33%) DB2
3 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (26.67%) Retail
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Military
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) Middleware
1 2 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (3.33%) Ajax
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) CSS3
2 1 (3.33%) Django
2 1 (3.33%) EJB
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) HTML5
2 1 (3.33%) JSON
2 1 (3.33%) Play Framework
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.33%) SAP PI
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Unix
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
1 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (6.67%) HPUX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) Business Transformation
1 5 (16.67%) ETL
1 5 (16.67%) SOA
1 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 5 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
2 4 (13.33%) Records Management
2 4 (13.33%) SDLC
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) ERP
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) SC Cleared
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (6.67%) COBIT
3 1 (3.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
1 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) webMethods
4 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Software AG
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
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