The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Solution Architect
UK
Rank 541 563 557
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 50 55 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 39 21
Median daily rate £550 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £653 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £623 £500
% change year-on-year
-11.64% +24.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

Senior Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

Senior Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the UK.

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Senior Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the UK.

Senior Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Solutions Architect
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
England +42 48 £550 -12.00% 4
London +25 25 £583 -6.80% 2
Yorkshire +18 9 £550 -2.04% 1
West Yorkshire +17 9 £550 -2.04% 1
City of London - 8 £615 - 1
South East +24 7 £525 -4.54%
West Midlands -5 4 £563 +12.50%
Birmingham +1 3 £550 +10.00%
Bradford - 3 - -
Scotland +22 2 £600 +20.00%
Berkshire - 2 £525 -
Bracknell - 2 £525 -
North West +22 1 £575 -13.71% 1
Edinburgh +21 1 £600 +20.00%
Hampshire +14 1 £500 -16.66%
South West +13 1 - -
Leeds +9 1 £600 +6.85% 1
Hook +6 1 £500 -28.57%
West Sussex +4 1 £500 -
Liverpool +3 1 £575 -13.71%
Gatwick +1 1 £500 -
Bristol -1 1 - -
Merseyside -1 1 £575 -13.71%
Surrey - 1 £500 -
Abingdon - 1 £625 -
Coventry - 1 £600 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £625 -

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Senior 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 featuring Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) SOA
3 17 (19.10%) Banking
4 16 (17.98%) Retail
5 15 (16.85%) Java
5 15 (16.85%) .NET
6 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
7 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
8 11 (12.36%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
9 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.11%) Data Architecture
11 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (8.99%) CRM
12 7 (7.87%) ETL
12 7 (7.87%) TOGAF
12 7 (7.87%) Migration
12 7 (7.87%) Analytics
13 6 (6.74%) hybris
13 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
13 6 (6.74%) J2EE
13 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
14 5 (5.62%) Internet
14 5 (5.62%) Middleware
14 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (5.62%) Web Services
14 5 (5.62%) IIS
14 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
14 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
14 5 (5.62%) Firewall

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 11 (12.36%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.62%) IIS
4 3 (3.37%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.25%) Drupal
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.12%) SAS
6 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (6.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.12%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.49%) Office 365
2 3 (3.37%) SaaS
3 2 (2.25%) GitHub
3 2 (2.25%) IaaS
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.25%) PaaS
4 1 (1.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.12%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Firewall
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
2 1 (1.12%) Network Security
2 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) Big Data
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos Query Studio
4 1 (1.12%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (2.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.12%) Ant
3 1 (1.12%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.12%) Rational Rose
General
1 29 (32.58%) Finance
2 17 (19.10%) Banking
3 16 (17.98%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Marketing
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (1.12%) Billing
7 1 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.85%) .NET
2 6 (6.74%) J2EE
3 5 (5.62%) Middleware
3 5 (5.62%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) REST
4 2 (2.25%) SAP PI
4 2 (2.25%) Spring
5 1 (1.12%) HTML
5 1 (1.12%) HTML5
5 1 (1.12%) JAX-RS
5 1 (1.12%) RESTful
5 1 (1.12%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) Virtual Team
2 4 (4.49%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (4.49%) Market Risk
3 3 (3.37%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.25%) Life Science
4 2 (2.25%) LIMS
4 2 (2.25%) SCADA
4 2 (2.25%) Social Media
5 1 (1.12%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.12%) CESG
5 1 (1.12%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.12%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.12%) Economics
5 1 (1.12%) FMCG
5 1 (1.12%) NHS
5 1 (1.12%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.12%) Android
1 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.12%) Unix
1 1 (1.12%) Windows
1 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
1 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) SOA
2 13 (14.61%) E-Commerce
3 10 (11.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (10.11%) Data Architecture
5 8 (8.99%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.99%) CRM
6 7 (7.87%) Analytics
6 7 (7.87%) ETL
6 7 (7.87%) Migration
6 7 (7.87%) TOGAF
7 5 (5.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.62%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (5.62%) Information Management
7 5 (5.62%) Prototyping
7 5 (5.62%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.49%) Monte Carlo Method
8 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.37%) Coaching
9 3 (3.37%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.85%) Java
2 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.12%) Apex Code
4 1 (1.12%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.12%) C#
4 1 (1.12%) COBOL
4 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.12%) PHP
4 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) CISSP
2 2 (2.25%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) CISA
3 1 (1.12%) CISM
3 1 (1.12%) CLAS
3 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.12%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.25%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.37%) XenApp
2 2 (2.25%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) MOM
2 3 (3.37%) SCCM
3 2 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.12%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.74%) hybris
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle
3 3 (3.37%) SAP
4 2 (2.25%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) Guidewire
4 2 (2.25%) MuleSoft
4 2 (2.25%) Pega
4 2 (2.25%) Symantec
5 1 (1.12%) Adobe
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) IBM
5 1 (1.12%) Informatica
5 1 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.12%) Splunk
5 1 (1.12%) Trend Micro
5 1 (1.12%) webMethods
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