The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 6 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 57 33 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 14.07% 10.96% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.04% 13.31% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 26 17
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£550 £504 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.18% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £388 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £573
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-13.55% -6.84%
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Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon 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
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 248 343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 93.58% 82.39% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 193 283
Average daily rate £450 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £264 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 19
Average hourly rate £16.72 £22.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.68% +57.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.25 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 70 (67.96%) Finance
2 48 (46.60%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (45.63%) Banking
4 35 (33.98%) Retail
5 32 (31.07%) Retail Banking
6 17 (16.50%) SAP
6 17 (16.50%) SOA
6 17 (16.50%) Cisco
6 17 (16.50%) Mobile Banking
7 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (15.53%) Unisys
7 16 (15.53%) EMC
8 15 (14.56%) TOGAF
8 15 (14.56%) VMware
9 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
11 12 (11.65%) Internet
12 11 (10.68%) Data Security
12 11 (10.68%) ITIL
12 11 (10.68%) Data Architecture
13 10 (9.71%) Citrix
14 9 (8.74%) IBM
14 9 (8.74%) Information Management
14 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
15 8 (7.77%) PCI DSS
15 8 (7.77%) ICL
15 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
15 8 (7.77%) Firewall
15 8 (7.77%) Process Management
16 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.74%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.85%) CMS
3 1 (0.97%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (0.97%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.97%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.97%) Cordys
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Internet
2 8 (7.77%) Firewall
3 5 (4.85%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (3.88%) Network Security
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (3.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (1.94%) 3G
5 2 (1.94%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.97%) NetScreen
6 1 (0.97%) SAN
6 1 (0.97%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.94%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.97%) Big Data
2 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 70 (67.96%) Finance
2 47 (45.63%) Banking
3 35 (33.98%) Retail
4 32 (31.07%) Retail Banking
5 13 (12.62%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.94%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.88%) .NET
1 4 (3.88%) Web Services
2 3 (2.91%) CSS
2 3 (2.91%) HTML
2 3 (2.91%) Ajax
3 2 (1.94%) RESTful
3 2 (1.94%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.94%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (1.94%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (0.97%) WSDL
4 1 (0.97%) SOAP
4 1 (0.97%) XML
4 1 (0.97%) XSD
4 1 (0.97%) XSL
4 1 (0.97%) XSLT
4 1 (0.97%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.50%) Mobile Banking
2 16 (15.53%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.80%) Online Banking
4 5 (4.85%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.91%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.94%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.97%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.97%) Ontologies
7 1 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.85%) Windows
2 4 (3.88%) UNIX
3 2 (1.94%) Android
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.94%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.97%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (46.60%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (16.50%) SOA
3 15 (14.56%) TOGAF
4 14 (13.59%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 11 (10.68%) Data Security
5 11 (10.68%) ITIL
5 11 (10.68%) Data Architecture
6 9 (8.74%) Information Management
7 8 (7.77%) Process Management
8 7 (6.80%) Data Modelling
8 7 (6.80%) Business Analysis
8 7 (6.80%) Data Management
9 6 (5.83%) UML
9 6 (5.83%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.85%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (4.85%) Information Architecture
11 4 (3.88%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (3.88%) Service Delivery
12 3 (2.91%) E-Commerce
12 3 (2.91%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.85%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.88%) C#
3 3 (2.91%) SQL
4 1 (0.97%) Java
4 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.97%) XQuery
4 1 (0.97%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.97%) COREP
2 1 (0.97%) FINREP
2 1 (0.97%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (5.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.94%) XenApp
2 2 (1.94%) XenDesktop
2 2 (1.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.97%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 17 (16.50%) SAP
1 17 (16.50%) Cisco
2 16 (15.53%) Unisys
2 16 (15.53%) EMC
3 15 (14.56%) VMware
4 10 (9.71%) Citrix
5 9 (8.74%) IBM
6 8 (7.77%) ICL
6 8 (7.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.83%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (5.83%) Juniper
8 4 (3.88%) Oracle
8 4 (3.88%) F5
9 3 (2.91%) Hyperion
9 3 (2.91%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.91%) McAfee
10 2 (1.94%) Sencha
11 1 (0.97%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.97%) BT
11 1 (0.97%) Blue Coat
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