The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Solutions Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Solution Architect
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.95% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£548 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £575 £680 £598
% change year-on-year
-15.44% +13.80%
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 Southampton 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
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
400 340 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 94.56% 94.18% 95.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 263 151
Average daily rate £385 £325 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% -3.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £215 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 13 56
Average hourly rate £12.50 £20.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.02% +46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £16.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.85% -

Lead Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Lead Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Lead Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Lead Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Lead Solutions Architect
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) Apache
1 13 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 13 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 13 (100.00%) Java EE
1 13 (100.00%) Open Source
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development

Lead Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 13 (100.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (61.54%) Scrum
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java