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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 83 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 24 73 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.55% 3.39% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 3.60% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 37 20
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.30%
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
1476 2029 1703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.60% 94.20% 94.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1326 1068
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 87 74
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.43 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £35.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 -16 20 £525 +10.52% 8
Bradford -4 1 £650 +26.82% 1
Solutions Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 21 (25.93%) Finance
1 21 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
2 20 (24.69%) Retail
3 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 15 (18.52%) SOA
5 13 (16.05%) Banking
5 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 11 (13.58%) Java
7 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
8 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
8 10 (12.35%) CRM
8 10 (12.35%) Software Architecture
9 9 (11.11%) Mainframe
9 9 (11.11%) Web Services
9 9 (11.11%) Scrum
10 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
10 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
10 8 (9.88%) Software Delivery
11 7 (8.64%) REST
11 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (8.64%) SQL
11 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (7.41%) HTML
12 6 (7.41%) OLAP
12 6 (7.41%) Intranet
12 6 (7.41%) Extranet
12 6 (7.41%) Cognos
12 6 (7.41%) JDA

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 4 (4.94%) Confluence
2 3 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.23%) CMS
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (9.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.17%) PaaS
4 4 (4.94%) Office 365
5 3 (3.70%) CloudBees
5 3 (3.70%) GitHub
5 3 (3.70%) IaaS
5 3 (3.70%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.47%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (1.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.41%) Extranet
1 6 (7.41%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) AMQP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) LDAP
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) OpenLDAP
2 1 (1.23%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
2 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (7.41%) OLAP
3 6 (7.41%) OLTP
4 3 (3.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.47%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.23%) Informix
6 1 (1.23%) NonStop SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Redis
6 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.70%) SonarQube
3 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.23%) JMeter
3 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 20 (24.69%) Retail
3 13 (16.05%) Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Marketing
5 2 (2.47%) Back Office
5 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.23%) Games
6 1 (1.23%) iGaming
6 1 (1.23%) Online Betting
6 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Web Services
2 7 (8.64%) REST
3 6 (7.41%) HTML
3 6 (7.41%) Spring
4 5 (6.17%) JSON
5 4 (4.94%) .NET
5 4 (4.94%) HTML5
5 4 (4.94%) SOAP
6 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 3 (3.70%) Middleware
6 3 (3.70%) RESTful
6 3 (3.70%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.47%) .NET Framework
7 2 (2.47%) CSS
7 2 (2.47%) Django
7 2 (2.47%) Play Framework
7 2 (2.47%) WCF
7 2 (2.47%) XML
8 1 (1.23%) OAuth
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 8 (9.88%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.94%) Social Media
4 4 (4.94%) User Experience
4 4 (4.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.23%) CESG
5 1 (1.23%) CESG CLAS
5 1 (1.23%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.23%) Fintech
5 1 (1.23%) FMCG
5 1 (1.23%) iPhone
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.23%) RIA
5 1 (1.23%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.70%) Android
1 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
1 3 (3.70%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) AIX
2 1 (1.23%) Unix
2 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (18.52%) SOA
3 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (13.58%) TOGAF
5 10 (12.35%) CRM
5 10 (12.35%) Software Architecture
6 9 (11.11%) Scrum
7 8 (9.88%) Software Delivery
8 6 (7.41%) B2B
8 6 (7.41%) B2C
8 6 (7.41%) Business Continuity
8 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.41%) Data Management
8 6 (7.41%) Data Mapping
8 6 (7.41%) Master Data Management
8 6 (7.41%) Microservices
9 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation
9 5 (6.17%) Project Management
9 5 (6.17%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (13.58%) Java
2 7 (8.64%) SQL
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) PHP
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) Ruby
5 2 (2.47%) Scala
6 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.23%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.23%) CISSP
2 1 (1.23%) CLAS
2 1 (1.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) GCP
1 2 (2.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
1 1 (1.23%) NDS
1 1 (1.23%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.23%) Nagios
1 1 (1.23%) OpenAM
1 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.41%) Cognos
2 6 (7.41%) JDA
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
4 3 (3.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.23%) CA
5 1 (1.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.23%) NetApp
5 1 (1.23%) Novell
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) Sun
5 1 (1.23%) Sybase
5 1 (1.23%) VMware
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £600 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £550.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago