The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £556 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 51 51 39
Rank change year-on-year 0 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 9 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.39% 1.52% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 1.59% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 17
Median daily rate £556 £563 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.11% +2.27%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £475 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £569 £576
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £515
% change year-on-year +5.00% -2.91%  
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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 612 630 696
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.74% 95.74% 96.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 426 461
Median daily rate £410 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -9.20%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 21
Median hourly rate £38.50 £35.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +125.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.55 £20.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Solutions Architect in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

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 Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -1 6 £575 +2.22%
Corsham - 1 £520 -
Solutions Architect
South West

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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

1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) SDLC
5 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
5 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) SQL
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Windows
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) SOA
6 3 (9.38%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) Migration
6 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
6 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
6 3 (9.38%) Actimize
6 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (9.38%) KYC
6 3 (9.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (6.25%) CLAS
7 2 (6.25%) Mobile Payment

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.13%) NetWeaver
1 1 (3.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) DWDM
1 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.25%) Internet
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) MPLS
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (3.13%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (3.13%) GIS
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
3 5 (15.63%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Retail Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Billing
5 1 (3.13%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) Middleware
1 2 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.13%) SAP ALE
2 1 (3.13%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Spring
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) CESG
3 2 (6.25%) CESG CLAS
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (6.25%) SWIFT
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.13%) RIA
4 1 (3.13%) Robotics
4 1 (3.13%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) SDLC
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Scrum
5 3 (9.38%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (9.38%) Identity Management
5 3 (9.38%) KYC
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.25%) Data Security
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) Project Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (6.25%) Wealth Management
6 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) ABAP
2 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CISSP
3 2 (6.25%) CLAS
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
4 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle
2 3 (9.38%) Actimize
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Brocade
3 2 (6.25%) BT
3 2 (6.25%) Ciena
3 2 (6.25%) Cisco
3 2 (6.25%) Juniper
3 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Pega
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