The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Solution Architect
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3009 2827 2023
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 93.88% 93.21% 93.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1918 1858 1253
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 166 136
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.85% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Lead 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 Lead Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) VB
1 4 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 4 (100.00%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft