The table below looks at the statistics for the Mobile 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 Mobile Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Mobile Solution Architect
Rank - - 149
Contract jobs requiring a Mobile Solutions Architect 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate - - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £458 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.28% -8.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Mobile 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 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
2820 2968 3025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.90% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1801 1828 1852
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 173 184
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.06 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.47% +11.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Mobile Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Mobile Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Mobile 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 Mobile Solutions Architect across the South West region.

Mobile Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Mobile Solutions Architect
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Mobile 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 Mobile Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (33.33%) ETL