The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 55 83 78
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 66 37 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.26% 1.84% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.39% 1.94% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 16 18
Median daily rate £475 £465 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.15% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £425 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £510 £560
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
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1946 1910 1712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.10% 95.12% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1270 1140
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 61 64
Median hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £13.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% +5.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.00 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £40.00 £29.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Leeds +27 52 £475 - 6
Bradford +19 4 £474 - 6
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 40 (36.70%) SOA
2 28 (25.69%) Finance
3 23 (21.10%) TOGAF
4 19 (17.43%) Java
5 18 (16.51%) .NET
5 18 (16.51%) Oracle
5 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (15.60%) Banking
6 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (14.68%) CRM
8 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
8 15 (13.76%) Dynamics CRM
9 13 (11.93%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (11.93%) ERP
10 12 (11.01%) HTML
10 12 (11.01%) Android
11 11 (10.09%) MVC
11 11 (10.09%) Content Management
11 11 (10.09%) Retail
11 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
12 10 (9.17%) Web Services
12 10 (9.17%) C#
13 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
14 8 (7.34%) Xamarin
14 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
14 8 (7.34%) HTML5
14 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
14 8 (7.34%) WCF

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (4.59%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (3.67%) Joomla!
2 4 (3.67%) Node.js
3 3 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.92%) CICS
4 1 (0.92%) CMS
4 1 (0.92%) IBM Domino
4 1 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 7 (6.42%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (13.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.83%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.83%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.92%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.92%) Aligne
4 1 (0.92%) Maximo
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.92%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.42%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.67%) SaaS
4 2 (1.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.59%) H.323
1 5 (4.59%) VoIP
2 4 (3.67%) LAN
2 4 (3.67%) WAN
3 2 (1.83%) CTI
3 2 (1.83%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.92%) Extranet
4 1 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.92%) Internet
4 1 (0.92%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) ISDN
4 1 (0.92%) Network Security
4 1 (0.92%) VLAN
4 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.09%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (2.75%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (2.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.92%) Big Data
5 1 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.92%) DB2
5 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.92%) Redis
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.75%) JUnit
2 3 (2.75%) NUnit
2 3 (2.75%) Selenium
3 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.92%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 17 (15.60%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Retail
4 4 (3.67%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.75%) Games
5 3 (2.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.92%) Advertising
6 1 (0.92%) Billing
6 1 (0.92%) Legal
6 1 (0.92%) Marketing
6 1 (0.92%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (16.51%) .NET
2 12 (11.01%) HTML
3 10 (9.17%) Web Services
4 8 (7.34%) HTML5
4 8 (7.34%) WCF
5 7 (6.42%) REST
6 6 (5.50%) Middleware
6 6 (5.50%) RESTful
6 6 (5.50%) Spring
7 5 (4.59%) CSS
7 5 (4.59%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (3.67%) AngularJS
8 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET
8 4 (3.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (3.67%) PhoneGap
8 4 (3.67%) Swagger
8 4 (3.67%) Xamarin.iOS
9 3 (2.75%) J2EE
10 1 (0.92%) SOAP
10 1 (0.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.59%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.67%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.75%) Smart Meter
5 2 (1.83%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.83%) IVR
5 2 (1.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) CMDB
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.92%) iPhone
6 1 (0.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) RIA
6 1 (0.92%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.01%) Android
2 8 (7.34%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.83%) Linux
3 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.92%) AIX
4 1 (0.92%) Solaris
4 1 (0.92%) SUSE
4 1 (0.92%) Windows
4 1 (0.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) SOA
2 23 (21.10%) TOGAF
3 18 (16.51%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (15.60%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (14.68%) CRM
6 13 (11.93%) ERP
6 13 (11.93%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (10.09%) Content Management
7 11 (10.09%) MVC
8 9 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (7.34%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (6.42%) Service Management
11 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.50%) ITIL
11 6 (5.50%) Project Management
11 6 (5.50%) SDLC
11 6 (5.50%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.50%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (4.59%) Open Source
13 4 (3.67%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.43%) Java
2 10 (9.17%) C#
3 6 (5.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.67%) PHP
5 2 (1.83%) SQL
6 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.75%) MBA
3 2 (1.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.92%) vCloud
2 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.83%) Ansible
1 2 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (16.51%) Oracle
2 15 (13.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.34%) Avaya
3 8 (7.34%) Xamarin
4 6 (5.50%) Retalix
5 4 (3.67%) Citrix
6 3 (2.75%) Capita
6 3 (2.75%) Google
6 3 (2.75%) SAP
7 2 (1.83%) Genesys
7 2 (1.83%) VMware
8 1 (0.92%) Acme Packet
8 1 (0.92%) Cisco
8 1 (0.92%) IBM
8 1 (0.92%) Intel
8 1 (0.92%) JDA
8 1 (0.92%) Juniper
8 1 (0.92%) Lotus
8 1 (0.92%) NCR
8 1 (0.92%) Red Hat
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £550 per day Market Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: negotiable on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Capita plc
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago