The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 75 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 23 12 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.73% 0.94% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.99% 1.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 10
Median daily rate £533 £578 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +34.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £502 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £659 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - £60.00
Solutions Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1269 1209 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.34% 94.97% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 668 749
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 56 80
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Surrey region.

Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford +9 6 £450 - 2
Staines -3 4 £550 +8.91% 1
Weybridge -4 3 £533 +6.50% 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 17 (41.46%) TOGAF
2 15 (36.59%) SOA
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
3 11 (26.83%) Middleware
4 10 (24.39%) SAP
5 9 (21.95%) Oracle
5 9 (21.95%) Windows
5 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
5 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
6 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
6 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
6 8 (19.51%) VMware
7 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.07%) Retail
7 7 (17.07%) COBIT
7 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (17.07%) Linux
7 7 (17.07%) Unix
7 7 (17.07%) Citrix
8 6 (14.63%) MySQL
8 6 (14.63%) Java
8 6 (14.63%) SQL
8 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Unified Process
9 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (12.20%) FMCG
9 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.20%) webMethods

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.32%) Apache Solr
1 3 (7.32%) CMS
1 3 (7.32%) Drupal
1 3 (7.32%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.32%) JBoss
1 3 (7.32%) Liferay
1 3 (7.32%) Mule
1 3 (7.32%) Oracle Coherence
1 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
1 3 (7.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.88%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
1 1 (2.44%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.44%) SAP PM
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (4.88%) Veeva
4 1 (2.44%) Boomi
4 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) Network Security
1 4 (9.76%) Remote Desktop
1 4 (9.76%) SAN
2 3 (7.32%) Converged Networks
3 2 (4.88%) Firewall
4 1 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.44%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.32%) Couchbase
3 3 (7.32%) DB2
3 3 (7.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.88%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.88%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.44%) DataStage
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (17.07%) Retail
2 5 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.32%) Finance
5 2 (4.88%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) Middleware
2 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
2 3 (7.32%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) HTML5
2 3 (7.32%) J2EE
2 3 (7.32%) Lucene
2 3 (7.32%) PhoneGap
2 3 (7.32%) Spring
3 1 (2.44%) RESTful
3 1 (2.44%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.20%) FMCG
3 4 (9.76%) Data Integration
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.32%) Web 2.0
5 2 (4.88%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (2.44%) Learning Management System
6 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.44%) New Media
6 1 (2.44%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.07%) Linux
2 7 (17.07%) Unix
3 4 (9.76%) Apple iOS
4 3 (7.32%) AIX
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.44%) HPUX
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
5 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) TOGAF
2 15 (36.59%) SOA
3 11 (26.83%) ITIL
4 7 (17.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (17.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (14.63%) Migration
6 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.20%) High Availability
6 5 (12.20%) Open Source
6 5 (12.20%) Unified Process
7 4 (9.76%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (9.76%) DevOps
7 4 (9.76%) ERP
7 4 (9.76%) Network Management
7 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.76%) Project Management
8 3 (7.32%) CRM
8 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) Java
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.44%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) Degree
1 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (4.88%) CCNA
2 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
3 1 (2.44%) CISM
3 1 (2.44%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) COBIT
2 2 (4.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) XenApp
5 4 (9.76%) Terminal Server
5 4 (9.76%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
6 3 (7.32%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) SCVMM
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
3 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 10 (24.39%) SAP
2 9 (21.95%) Oracle
3 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) VMware
4 7 (17.07%) Citrix
5 5 (12.20%) Apigee
5 5 (12.20%) webMethods
6 3 (7.32%) Endeca
6 3 (7.32%) HP
6 3 (7.32%) hybris
6 3 (7.32%) IBM
6 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.32%) TIBCO
6 3 (7.32%) WSO2
7 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.44%) AppSense
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.44%) Informatica
7 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
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