The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 96 103 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 46 52 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.61% 1.63% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.70% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 37 14
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £423 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £536 £539
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 £55.00 £50.75 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+8.37% -2.87%
Solutions Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2742 3066 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.24% 95.87% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1754 2069 1379
Median daily rate £380 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 164 137
Median hourly rate £14.48 £13.00 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.38% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.82 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £22.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
West Yorkshire +11 31 £500 - 4
South Yorkshire +3 13 £525 -
North Yorkshire -4 1 £675 +42.10%
Solutions Architect
England

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 32 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (21.99%) SOA
4 27 (19.15%) .NET
5 26 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (17.02%) Oracle
7 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
8 22 (15.60%) Enterprise Architecture
9 21 (14.89%) Java
10 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
10 20 (14.18%) Banking
10 20 (14.18%) Retail
11 19 (13.48%) TOGAF
12 18 (12.77%) MVC
12 18 (12.77%) HTML
12 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
13 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
13 17 (12.06%) CRM
14 16 (11.35%) Windows
14 16 (11.35%) Middleware
15 15 (10.64%) VMware
15 15 (10.64%) Linux
15 15 (10.64%) SQL
15 15 (10.64%) Mobile App
16 14 (9.93%) Technical Architecture
16 14 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (9.93%) Solaris
16 14 (9.93%) Intel
17 13 (9.22%) Android
17 13 (9.22%) Xamarin

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 8 (5.67%) CICS
1 8 (5.67%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (3.55%) Apache
2 5 (3.55%) IIS
2 5 (3.55%) Joomla!
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (3.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 5 (3.55%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.55%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.42%) Confluence
5 1 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (0.71%) SAS
5 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (7.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.42%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.71%) Aligne
3 1 (0.71%) Maximo
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (6.38%) PaaS
4 5 (3.55%) Office 365
5 4 (2.84%) IaaS
5 4 (2.84%) SaaS
6 2 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.71%) CloudBees
7 1 (0.71%) GitHub
7 1 (0.71%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.71%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.96%) LAN
1 7 (4.96%) Multicast
1 7 (4.96%) SAN
1 7 (4.96%) WAN
2 6 (4.26%) Extranet
2 6 (4.26%) FCoE
2 6 (4.26%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (4.26%) Intranet
2 6 (4.26%) iSCSI
2 6 (4.26%) NAS
3 5 (3.55%) HTTP
4 1 (0.71%) DNS
4 1 (0.71%) LDAP
4 1 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.38%) DB2
3 6 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 6 (4.26%) OLAP
3 6 (4.26%) OLTP
4 5 (3.55%) HBase
5 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.71%) Big Data
7 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.71%) MySQL
7 1 (0.71%) NonStop SQL
7 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.42%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.71%) Selenium
3 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
General
1 38 (26.95%) Finance
2 20 (14.18%) Banking
2 20 (14.18%) Retail
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 2 (1.42%) Back Office
4 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Publishing
5 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.15%) .NET
2 18 (12.77%) HTML
3 16 (11.35%) Middleware
4 11 (7.80%) HTML5
4 11 (7.80%) WCF
4 11 (7.80%) Web Services
5 9 (6.38%) Spring
6 8 (5.67%) ASP.NET
6 8 (5.67%) RESTful
6 8 (5.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (4.26%) XML
8 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
8 5 (3.55%) Rendezvous
8 5 (3.55%) REST
8 5 (3.55%) Xamarin.iOS
8 5 (3.55%) XSLT
9 2 (1.42%) JSON
9 2 (1.42%) SOAP
10 1 (0.71%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (10.64%) Mobile App
2 9 (6.38%) Mainframe
3 8 (5.67%) Replication
4 4 (2.84%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.84%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.84%) Social Media
4 4 (2.84%) Virtual Team
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (1.42%) iPhone
5 2 (1.42%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.42%) User Experience
6 1 (0.71%) CESG
6 1 (0.71%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.71%) FMCG
6 1 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.71%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.35%) Windows
2 15 (10.64%) Linux
3 14 (9.93%) Solaris
4 13 (9.22%) Android
4 13 (9.22%) Apple iOS
5 10 (7.09%) AIX
6 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.38%) SUSE
6 9 (6.38%) zOS
7 1 (0.71%) Unix
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (22.70%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (21.99%) SOA
3 26 (18.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (15.60%) Enterprise Architecture
5 19 (13.48%) TOGAF
6 18 (12.77%) MVC
7 17 (12.06%) CRM
8 14 (9.93%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (6.38%) Open Source
9 9 (6.38%) Software Architecture
10 8 (5.67%) Feasibility Study
10 8 (5.67%) SDLC
11 7 (4.96%) Data Management
11 7 (4.96%) DevOps
11 7 (4.96%) Master Data Management
11 7 (4.96%) Scrum
11 7 (4.96%) Software Delivery
12 6 (4.26%) B2B
12 6 (4.26%) Business Continuity
12 6 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.89%) Java
2 15 (10.64%) SQL
3 10 (7.09%) C#
4 7 (4.96%) JavaScript
5 6 (4.26%) PHP
6 1 (0.71%) C
6 1 (0.71%) COBOL
6 1 (0.71%) Python
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
6 1 (0.71%) Scala
6 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.13%) Degree
1 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.13%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.71%) CISSP
2 1 (0.71%) CLAS
2 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) GCP
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (9.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 6 (4.26%) KVM
2 6 (4.26%) NFS
2 6 (4.26%) SRDF
2 6 (4.26%) Xen
3 5 (3.55%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.71%) NDS
4 1 (0.71%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) OpenAM
1 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.71%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (17.02%) Oracle
2 23 (16.31%) Microsoft
3 15 (10.64%) VMware
4 14 (9.93%) Intel
5 13 (9.22%) Xamarin
6 8 (5.67%) Cisco
7 7 (4.96%) IBM
7 7 (4.96%) JDA
7 7 (4.96%) NetApp
8 6 (4.26%) EMC
8 6 (4.26%) Sybase
9 5 (3.55%) DataSynapse
9 5 (3.55%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.42%) Google
10 2 (1.42%) MuleSoft
11 1 (0.71%) BT
11 1 (0.71%) CA
11 1 (0.71%) Hortonworks
11 1 (0.71%) Retalix
11 1 (0.71%) Sun
West Yorkshire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
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