The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swindon region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 14 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 32 20 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.79% 4.99% 4.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.44% 5.22% 4.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 10
Average daily rate
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£519 £525 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.06% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £479 £422
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £631 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £35.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+74.28% +29.62%
Job Titles Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
379 383 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 92.21% 95.51% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 266 201
Average daily rate £408 £413 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.21% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 22 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.14% -12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%
Architect
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 28 (50.91%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Retail
4 19 (34.55%) Retail Banking
5 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (20.00%) SAP
7 10 (18.18%) Cisco
8 9 (16.36%) Unisys
8 9 (16.36%) Firewall
8 9 (16.36%) ICL
9 8 (14.55%) Juniper
9 8 (14.55%) Internet
9 8 (14.55%) Online Banking
9 8 (14.55%) Network Security
9 8 (14.55%) Mobile Banking
10 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
10 6 (10.91%) Information Management
10 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
11 5 (9.09%) Windows
11 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
11 5 (9.09%) Data Architecture
11 5 (9.09%) F5
11 5 (9.09%) Change Control
11 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 4 (7.27%) .NET
12 4 (7.27%) McAfee
12 4 (7.27%) Data Security
12 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
13 3 (5.45%) Oracle

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.82%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) Firewall
2 8 (14.55%) Internet
2 8 (14.55%) Network Security
3 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.82%) OSPF
5 1 (1.82%) BGP
5 1 (1.82%) NetScreen
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.64%) DB2
1 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.82%) Big Data
2 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (70.91%) Finance
2 28 (50.91%) Banking
3 20 (36.36%) Retail
4 19 (34.55%) Retail Banking
5 6 (10.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.82%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) .NET
2 3 (5.45%) Web Services
3 2 (3.64%) CSS
3 2 (3.64%) HTML5
3 2 (3.64%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (1.82%) SOAP
4 1 (1.82%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.82%) XML
4 1 (1.82%) SAML
4 1 (1.82%) WCF
4 1 (1.82%) OAuth
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.82%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Online Banking
1 8 (14.55%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (3.64%) Reference Data
2 2 (3.64%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.82%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.82%) PKI
3 1 (1.82%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.09%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) AIX
2 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (10.91%) Information Management
3 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
3 5 (9.09%) Data Architecture
3 5 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (7.27%) Data Security
5 3 (5.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.45%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Content Management
6 2 (3.64%) Network Design
6 2 (3.64%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.64%) MVC
6 2 (3.64%) SOA
6 2 (3.64%) BPR
6 2 (3.64%) Information Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.82%) Business Transformation
7 1 (1.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
1 2 (3.64%) SQL
2 1 (1.82%) C
2 1 (1.82%) C#
2 1 (1.82%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) MIIS
1 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) SAP
2 10 (18.18%) Cisco
3 9 (16.36%) Unisys
3 9 (16.36%) ICL
4 8 (14.55%) Juniper
5 5 (9.09%) F5
6 4 (7.27%) McAfee
6 4 (7.27%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.45%) Oracle
8 2 (3.64%) IBM
8 2 (3.64%) IronPort
9 1 (1.82%) Brocade
9 1 (1.82%) Open Text
9 1 (1.82%) VMware
9 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
9 1 (1.82%) EMC
9 1 (1.82%) Citrix
9 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft
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