The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Surrey / Guildford
Rank 21 24 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.78% 3.31% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 3.52% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £513
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £58.75 £62.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year -6.00% +26.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 111 142 201
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 86.72% 94.04% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 78 122
Median daily rate £401 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £223 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 18 8
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.83 £12.43 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Guildford

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Guildford

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Guildford region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Adabas
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) NATURAL

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Adabas
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) NATURAL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Guidewire
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Guildford, Surrey
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