Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Lead Solutions Architect was £675 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

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.

Lead Solution Architect
South East > Surrey
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 158 133 135
Rank change year-on-year -25 +2 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.12% 0.11% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.12% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Surrey median daily rate £675 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
South East median daily rate £663 £600 £538
% change year-on-year +10.42% +11.63% -12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £82.25 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,058 2,521 2,255
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.41% 95.10% 95.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,140 1,779 1,503
Surrey median daily rate £468 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.72% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £213
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 82 109
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -22.22% +15.30%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £11.49
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £20.17 £18.00 £19.22
% change year-on-year +12.06% -6.34% +8.15%

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in Surrey

Lead Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Solutions Architect in Surrey

Lead Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Solutions Architect within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Staines - 1 - -
Lead Solutions Architect
South East

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 15 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, Lead Solutions Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) RAD
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Rational Rose
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Casewise
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source

Lead Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Rational Rose
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) PMI
2 1 (25.00%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) RAD
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Casewise