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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 57 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 61 30 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.97% 1.38% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.07% 1.45% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 16 10
Median daily rate £550 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.27% -7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £425 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £709 £500 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.83 £59.50 £51.29
% change year-on-year
-26.34% +16.01%
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
1989 2076 1603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.88% 95.19% 95.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1462 1015
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 67 57
Median hourly rate £12.82 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.25 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +10 30 £550 +15.78% 8
Bradford +18 20 £550 +18.91% 3
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 43 (33.59%) SOA
2 34 (26.56%) Finance
3 25 (19.53%) TOGAF
4 21 (16.41%) Banking
5 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (14.84%) .NET
6 18 (14.06%) CRM
6 18 (14.06%) Retail
7 16 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (11.72%) Dynamics CRM
8 15 (11.72%) Java
8 15 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
9 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
9 14 (10.94%) MVC
10 13 (10.16%) Xamarin
10 13 (10.16%) Android
10 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
11 12 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
11 12 (9.38%) HTML
11 12 (9.38%) Web Services
12 11 (8.59%) Oracle
12 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
12 11 (8.59%) Content Management
12 11 (8.59%) HTML5
12 11 (8.59%) WCF
13 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
14 9 (7.03%) Spring

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 (3.91%) Joomla!
2 4 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.78%) CICS
3 1 (0.78%) CMS
3 1 (0.78%) Confluence
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Domino
3 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 15 (11.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Aligne
2 1 (0.78%) Maximo
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.78%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.47%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.13%) Office 365
4 2 (1.56%) IaaS
4 2 (1.56%) SaaS
5 1 (0.78%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.78%) GitHub
5 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.78%) PaaS
5 1 (0.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.69%) Extranet
1 6 (4.69%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) OLAP
2 6 (4.69%) OLTP
3 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.78%) Big Data
5 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.78%) MySQL
5 1 (0.78%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.78%) Redis
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.78%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.78%) SonarQube
General
1 34 (26.56%) Finance
2 21 (16.41%) Banking
3 18 (14.06%) Retail
4 4 (3.13%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.34%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Back Office
6 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Games
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) .NET
2 12 (9.38%) HTML
2 12 (9.38%) Web Services
3 11 (8.59%) HTML5
3 11 (8.59%) WCF
4 9 (7.03%) Spring
5 8 (6.25%) RESTful
6 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET
7 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.91%) Xamarin.iOS
9 4 (3.13%) REST
10 3 (2.34%) J2EE
11 2 (1.56%) CSS
11 2 (1.56%) Middleware
11 2 (1.56%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.56%) SOAP
12 1 (0.78%) .NET Framework
12 1 (0.78%) JSON
12 1 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
12 1 (0.78%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.72%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.91%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.34%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.34%) Social Media
4 2 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.56%) iPhone
4 2 (1.56%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.78%) CESG
5 1 (0.78%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.78%) CMDB
5 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.78%) FMCG
5 1 (0.78%) Replication
5 1 (0.78%) RIA
5 1 (0.78%) User Experience
5 1 (0.78%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.16%) Android
1 13 (10.16%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.56%) Linux
2 2 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.78%) AIX
3 1 (0.78%) Solaris
3 1 (0.78%) SUSE
3 1 (0.78%) Windows
3 1 (0.78%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (33.59%) SOA
2 25 (19.53%) TOGAF
3 19 (14.84%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (14.06%) CRM
5 16 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 16 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (11.72%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (10.94%) MVC
8 12 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
9 11 (8.59%) Content Management
10 8 (6.25%) SDLC
11 7 (5.47%) B2B
11 7 (5.47%) Data Mapping
11 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
12 6 (4.69%) B2C
12 6 (4.69%) Data Management
12 6 (4.69%) Master Data Management
12 6 (4.69%) Open Source
12 6 (4.69%) Project Management
12 6 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.72%) Java
2 6 (4.69%) C#
2 6 (4.69%) PHP
3 2 (1.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.56%) SQL
4 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.34%) Degree
3 2 (1.56%) MBA
4 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) CISSP
4 1 (0.78%) CLAS
4 1 (0.78%) ISEB
4 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.56%) SLA
2 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (0.78%) vCloud
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.16%) Xamarin
3 11 (8.59%) Oracle
4 7 (5.47%) JDA
5 2 (1.56%) Avaya
5 2 (1.56%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.56%) Retalix
5 2 (1.56%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
6 1 (0.78%) Citrix
6 1 (0.78%) Intel
6 1 (0.78%) Juniper
6 1 (0.78%) Lotus
6 1 (0.78%) NCR
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: £400.00 - £480.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago