The median contractor rate for a Lead Solutions Architect was £725 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 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.

Lead Solution Architect
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Solutions Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £725 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £550 £548
% change year-on-year +4.54% +0.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 Yorkshire. 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2060 2742 2573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.99% 96.55% 95.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1273 1824 1622
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 115 138
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.40% +15.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Lead Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Lead Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Lead Solutions Architect in Yorkshire

Lead Solutions Architect
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
North Yorkshire - 1 £725 -
Lead Solutions Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Lead 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 Yorkshire region featuring Lead Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Qualys
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Imperva
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Splunk
2 1 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication

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

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Extranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
1 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (50.00%) SIEM
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CyberArk
1 1 (50.00%) Imperva
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Qualys
1 1 (50.00%) Splunk