The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Solution Architect
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £613 £588 £510
% change year-on-year
+4.25% +15.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Senior Solutions Architect
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 507 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 97.10% 97.50% 95.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 362 225
Average daily rate £338 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 21 25
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £10.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £22.50 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (75.00%) SAS
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic Workshop
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (50.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Senior Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (75.00%) SAS
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle EBS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic Workshop
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) DSDM
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RUP
1 4 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (100.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (75.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (75.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) IBM