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 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 28 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.80% 5.25% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.28% 5.84% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 20 8
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£550 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £455 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £557 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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
338 394 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.15% 89.95% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 294 200
Average daily rate £425 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 9
Average hourly rate £20.19 £14.63 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.01% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £34.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-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 24 April 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 24 April 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 57 (67.06%) Finance
2 35 (41.18%) Banking
3 33 (38.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (30.59%) Retail
5 20 (23.53%) Retail Banking
6 19 (22.35%) SOA
7 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
9 10 (11.76%) TOGAF
9 10 (11.76%) Internet
9 10 (11.76%) UML
9 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
10 9 (10.59%) Cisco
10 9 (10.59%) Information Management
10 9 (10.59%) PCI DSS
11 8 (9.41%) SAP
12 7 (8.24%) Mobile Banking
12 7 (8.24%) IBM
12 7 (8.24%) Unisys
12 7 (8.24%) Reference Data
12 7 (8.24%) Information Architecture
13 6 (7.06%) Business Transformation
13 6 (7.06%) Data Architecture
13 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
13 6 (7.06%) .NET
13 6 (7.06%) C#
13 6 (7.06%) Firewall
14 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
14 5 (5.88%) EMC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (4.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.53%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) Apache
3 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Internet
2 6 (7.06%) Firewall
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.53%) Network Security
4 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.53%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (2.35%) 3G
6 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.53%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.35%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
General
1 57 (67.06%) Finance
2 35 (41.18%) Banking
3 26 (30.59%) Retail
4 20 (23.53%) Retail Banking
5 13 (15.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) .NET
2 4 (4.71%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) XML
3 3 (3.53%) XSD
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
3 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.53%) CSS
3 3 (3.53%) Ajax
4 2 (2.35%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (2.35%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (2.35%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.35%) RESTful
4 2 (2.35%) WSDL
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (8.24%) Reference Data
3 5 (5.88%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.35%) User Experience
5 2 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
1 2 (2.35%) Android
1 2 (2.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (38.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (22.35%) SOA
3 14 (16.47%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 10 (11.76%) TOGAF
4 10 (11.76%) UML
5 9 (10.59%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.59%) Information Management
6 7 (8.24%) Information Architecture
7 6 (7.06%) Business Transformation
7 6 (7.06%) Data Architecture
7 6 (7.06%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.88%) Data Management
8 5 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (4.71%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.71%) ITIL
9 4 (4.71%) Data Security
10 3 (3.53%) MOF
10 3 (3.53%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.06%) C#
2 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.59%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.53%) COREP
2 3 (3.53%) FINREP
3 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (1.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.18%) Varnish
Vendors
1 9 (10.59%) Cisco
2 8 (9.41%) SAP
3 7 (8.24%) IBM
3 7 (8.24%) Unisys
4 5 (5.88%) EMC
4 5 (5.88%) ICL
5 4 (4.71%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.71%) Juniper
5 4 (4.71%) VMware
6 3 (3.53%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (3.53%) F5
7 2 (2.35%) Sencha
7 2 (2.35%) Teradata
7 2 (2.35%) McAfee
7 2 (2.35%) Citrix
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