Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Derbyshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 43 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 21 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 3.78% 2.04% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.95% 2.14% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 10
Derbyshire median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £403 £410 £398
90th Percentile £550 £685 £591
East Midlands median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies in Derbyshire with a recognized job title 532 514 503
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 95.54% 96.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 305 271
Derbyshire median daily rate £383 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.29% - +4.09%
10th Percentile £218 £188 £213
90th Percentile £515 £546 £500
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year - +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 32
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% +4.00% +11.96%
10th Percentile £11.76 £8.69 £9.57
90th Percentile £51.11 £60.00 £36.68
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year +7.41% +3.85% -3.70%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings that featured Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solutions Architect in Derbyshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -2 21 £500 - 1
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Derbyshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) SAP
3 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
4 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (33.33%) Presales
5 7 (33.33%) Siemens
5 7 (33.33%) ERP
5 7 (33.33%) ABAP
5 7 (33.33%) B2B
6 6 (28.57%) Teamcenter
6 6 (28.57%) Logistics
7 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
8 4 (19.05%) Release Management
8 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
8 4 (19.05%) WinCC
8 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (19.05%) Dependency Management
9 3 (14.29%) Degree
9 3 (14.29%) PLM
10 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
10 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (9.52%) Maximo
10 2 (9.52%) DHCP
10 2 (9.52%) DNS

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 (19.05%) WinCC
Business Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Teamcenter
2 2 (9.52%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) DHCP
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) RDBMS
2 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (47.62%) Manufacturing
2 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) B2B
1 7 (33.33%) ERP
1 7 (33.33%) Presales
2 6 (28.57%) Logistics
3 4 (19.05%) Data Integration
3 4 (19.05%) Dependency Management
3 4 (19.05%) Release Management
4 3 (14.29%) PLM
5 2 (9.52%) Business Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (9.52%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (9.52%) Server Building
5 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) ABAP
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) SC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) SAP
2 7 (33.33%) Siemens
3 2 (9.52%) Hyperion
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft