The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Solution Architect
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 37 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.41% 2.18% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 2.33% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Median daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year +27.77% -24.36%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 232 386 298
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 95.47% 93.69% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 230 196
Median daily rate £400 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £286 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 18 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £12.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.83% -27.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £38.90 £25.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Coventry

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Coventry

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Coventry region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
2 1 (16.67%) MODAF
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) JSON
2 1 (16.67%) SCADA
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Django
2 1 (16.67%) Product Management
2 1 (16.67%) Scala
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) ArchestrA
2 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Rockwell
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (16.67%) ArchestrA
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Ajax
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Django
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) JSON
1 1 (16.67%) Play Framework
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Data Acquisition
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) MODAF
1 1 (16.67%) Multichannel Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Product Management
1 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Scala
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Rockwell
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Wonderware
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