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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 8 16 14
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 45 23 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.02% 7.80% 9.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.84% 8.13% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 21 26
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£550 £565 £504
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.65% +12.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £419
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £675 £669
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 £45.00 £60.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
Architect
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
415 283 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.43% 95.93% 93.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 211 280
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -61.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.90 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014, 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 49 (62.82%) Finance
2 36 (46.15%) Banking
3 28 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (35.90%) Retail
3 28 (35.90%) Retail Banking
4 17 (21.79%) Cisco
5 15 (19.23%) SAP
6 14 (17.95%) Unisys
7 13 (16.67%) VMware
8 12 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 12 (15.38%) EMC
8 12 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
9 11 (14.10%) Firewall
10 10 (12.82%) Juniper
10 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (11.54%) Information Management
11 9 (11.54%) Network Security
11 9 (11.54%) Data Security
11 9 (11.54%) Citrix
12 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
12 8 (10.26%) ITIL
12 8 (10.26%) ICL
12 8 (10.26%) TOGAF
13 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
13 7 (8.97%) Process Management
13 7 (8.97%) SOA
13 7 (8.97%) Windows
13 7 (8.97%) IBM
13 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
14 6 (7.69%) Internet

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 7 (8.97%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 1 (1.28%) Cordys
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.10%) Firewall
2 9 (11.54%) Network Security
3 6 (7.69%) Internet
3 6 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.56%) NetScaler
5 2 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.56%) NetScreen
6 1 (1.28%) NAS
6 1 (1.28%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.28%) OSPF
6 1 (1.28%) BGP
6 1 (1.28%) LDAP
6 1 (1.28%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (1.28%) Big Data
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database
General
1 49 (62.82%) Finance
2 36 (46.15%) Banking
3 28 (35.90%) Retail
3 28 (35.90%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.41%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) HTML
2 3 (3.85%) .NET
2 3 (3.85%) CSS
3 2 (2.56%) SOAP
3 2 (2.56%) HTML5
3 2 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (1.28%) XSD
4 1 (1.28%) XSL
4 1 (1.28%) XSLT
4 1 (1.28%) WSDL
4 1 (1.28%) XForms
4 1 (1.28%) SAML
4 1 (1.28%) Ajax
4 1 (1.28%) WCF
4 1 (1.28%) OAuth
4 1 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.28%) XACML
4 1 (1.28%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Mobile Banking
2 10 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.69%) Online Banking
3 6 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.28%) PKI
5 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.28%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.28%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.97%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (5.13%) UNIX
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.28%) AIX
4 1 (1.28%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 9 (11.54%) Information Management
3 9 (11.54%) Data Security
4 8 (10.26%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.26%) ITIL
4 8 (10.26%) TOGAF
5 7 (8.97%) Process Management
5 7 (8.97%) SOA
6 5 (6.41%) Information Architecture
6 5 (6.41%) Change Control
7 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.13%) Data Management
8 3 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (3.85%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) Line Management
9 2 (2.56%) BPR
9 2 (2.56%) MVC
9 2 (2.56%) GAP Analysis
9 2 (2.56%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 2 (2.56%) Java
3 1 (1.28%) C
3 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.28%) SQL
3 1 (1.28%) XQuery
3 1 (1.28%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.28%) COREP
2 1 (1.28%) FINREP
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.56%) XenApp
2 2 (2.56%) XenDesktop
2 2 (2.56%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.28%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) MIIS
1 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (21.79%) Cisco
2 15 (19.23%) SAP
3 14 (17.95%) Unisys
4 13 (16.67%) VMware
5 12 (15.38%) EMC
6 10 (12.82%) Juniper
7 9 (11.54%) Citrix
8 8 (10.26%) ICL
9 7 (8.97%) IBM
9 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.69%) F5
11 5 (6.41%) Oracle
11 5 (6.41%) Blue Coat
11 5 (6.41%) McAfee
12 4 (5.13%) PeopleSoft
13 3 (3.85%) Hyperion
14 2 (2.56%) IronPort
15 1 (1.28%) BT
15 1 (1.28%) Open Text
15 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
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