The median contractor rate for a Solutions Architect was £528 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 40 44
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 29 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 4.44% 4.24% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.72% 4.42% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 10
Median daily rate £528 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.09% +15.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £523 £399
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £563 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £59.50
% change year-on-year +27.77% -24.36%  

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 614 633 594
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.03% 95.76% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 433 406
Median daily rate £400 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £54.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +10 17 £550 - 1
Salisbury - 4 £440 -
Corsham -6 1 £575 -
Solutions Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (52.78%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
3 9 (25.00%) Windows
3 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (22.22%) Oracle
4 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 7 (19.44%) Linux
6 6 (16.67%) Middleware
6 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
7 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (13.89%) Migration
7 5 (13.89%) SOA
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
8 4 (11.11%) Degree
8 4 (11.11%) RIA
8 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
8 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
8 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (11.11%) GDPR
8 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (8.33%) Office 365
9 3 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
9 3 (8.33%) SQL
10 2 (5.56%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Actimize
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) GIS
General
1 19 (52.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
3 1 (2.78%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) RIA
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
1 8 (22.22%) TOGAF
2 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 5 (13.89%) SOA
3 5 (13.89%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) MODAF
6 2 (5.56%) Network Design
6 2 (5.56%) Requirements Engineering
6 2 (5.56%) Security Management
6 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.56%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Security Cleared
2 9 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) GDPR
1 4 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.78%) Sencha
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