The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swansea region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank - 8 32
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 0 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea - 9.72% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category - 10.00% 3.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £52.25
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -27.61%
Architect
West Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swansea region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Swansea
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 70 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swansea 96.43% 97.22% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 41 67
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £333 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 6
Median hourly rate £10.00 £12.35 £19.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.02% -37.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swansea region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Swansea region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Swansea

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Swansea region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Swansea

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 Swansea region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) Puppet
3 2 (40.00%) Ansible
3 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (40.00%) ISSAP
3 2 (40.00%) CISMP
3 2 (40.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) PKI
4 1 (20.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
4 1 (20.00%) Nokia
4 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea 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 (20.00%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (20.00%) BGP
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) OSPF
4 1 (20.00%) SSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) PKI
1 1 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) OWASP
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CISSP
2 2 (40.00%) CISMP
2 2 (40.00%) ISSAP
3 1 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia
2 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto