Period
to 15 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Solutions Architect was £750 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 15 December 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.

Senior Solution Architect
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 88 89
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Solutions Architect 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.44% 0.080% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.085% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £750 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -8.70% -
South West median daily rate £719 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +36.90% -8.70% +15.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,704 1,180 1,233
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.35% 94.86% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,122 810 865
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +8.39% +3.33%
10th Percentile £274 £270 £213
90th Percentile £625 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 26 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £42.00 £27.25 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.13% -29.22% +77.01%
10th Percentile £16.60 £13.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £49.70 £40.38 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £35.63 £27.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +29.55% +4.76% -12.50%

Senior Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Senior Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Senior Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 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
Salisbury - 3 - - 1
Swindon - 2 £750 -
Corsham - 2 - -
Senior Solutions Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, Senior 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 Wiltshire region featuring Senior Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
3 3 (37.50%) vRealize
4 2 (25.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
4 2 (25.00%) VSAN
4 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) DSDM
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project

Senior Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) VSAN
2 1 (12.50%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) JSON
1 1 (12.50%) JSP
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) IT Strategy
3 2 (25.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
4 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (12.50%) DSDM
4 1 (12.50%) Information Assurance
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) MODAF
4 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Security Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HMG Infosec
1 1 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (12.50%) JSP 440
1 1 (12.50%) PSD2
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) vRealize
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco