Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Nottinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 July 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 > Nottinghamshire
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 23 64
Rank change year-on-year -36 +41 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 16 68 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottinghamshire 1.86% 6.27% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 6.54% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 18 2
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £475 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.11% -
10th Percentile £452 £419 £429
90th Percentile £575 £646 £486
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +14.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire. 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
Nottinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 827 1040 940
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottinghamshire 96.27% 95.85% 97.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 529 550
Nottinghamshire median daily rate £380 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £213
90th Percentile £534 £615 £510
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £383 £360
% change year-on-year +4.58% +6.25% +4.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 25 31
Nottinghamshire median hourly rate £12.65 £15.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +1.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £9.52 £9.40 £9.50
90th Percentile £26.88 £20.90 £40.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.73 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% - -6.90%

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Nottinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solutions Architect in Nottinghamshire

Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

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 Nottinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Nottingham -36 14 £475 -5.00%
Solutions Architect
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Nottinghamshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 6 (37.50%) CRM
1 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) API Design
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (25.00%) Finance
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) API Development
4 3 (18.75%) Retail
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Degree
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 2 (12.50%) Big Data
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (12.50%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) Unix
5 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (6.25%) Sage
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottinghamshire 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 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) CRM
1 6 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (25.00%) API Design
3 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (18.75%) API Development
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Business Transformation
5 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Business Development
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Sage
2 1 (6.25%) SAP