The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 5 14 15
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 44 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 12.87% 8.92% 7.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.37% 9.40% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 28 25
Median daily rate £550 £538 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +3.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £455
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £616 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+10.08% -15.03%
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
329 351 368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.20% 94.86% 92.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 258 276
Median daily rate £365 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 15
Median hourly rate £38.50 £16.83 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.82% -15.87%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

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 26 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Swindon region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 24 (35.82%) TOGAF
3 22 (32.84%) Banking
4 18 (26.87%) PRINCE2
5 17 (25.37%) Scrum
6 16 (23.88%) Use Case
6 16 (23.88%) UML
7 14 (20.90%) Windows
7 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
7 14 (20.90%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
8 11 (16.42%) Middleware
8 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.42%) Migration
9 10 (14.93%) SOA
9 10 (14.93%) SaaS
10 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (13.43%) Oracle
10 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
11 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
11 8 (11.94%) Information Security
11 8 (11.94%) High Availability
12 7 (10.45%) Office 365
12 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
12 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
13 6 (8.96%) Linux
13 6 (8.96%) Change Management
13 6 (8.96%) Firewall

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 4 (5.97%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (5.97%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.99%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.49%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.49%) SAP hybris
1 1 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) SaaS
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.45%) Office 365
4 5 (7.46%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (7.46%) IaaS
4 5 (7.46%) PaaS
5 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 3 (4.48%) Network Security
3 1 (1.49%) BGP
3 1 (1.49%) HTTP
3 1 (1.49%) Internet
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) NAS
3 1 (1.49%) OSPF
3 1 (1.49%) SAN
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.99%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.49%) DataStage
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) ERwin
General
1 38 (56.72%) Finance
2 22 (32.84%) Banking
3 8 (11.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Billing
4 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.42%) Middleware
2 3 (4.48%) .NET
2 3 (4.48%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.48%) XML
3 2 (2.99%) REST
3 2 (2.99%) SOAP
4 1 (1.49%) CSS
4 1 (1.49%) HTML
4 1 (1.49%) JMS
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.49%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.49%) Web Services
4 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
1 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.46%) Mobile Payment
2 5 (7.46%) SWIFT
3 2 (2.99%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.49%) CMDB
4 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.49%) iSeries
4 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
3 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.82%) TOGAF
2 18 (26.87%) PRINCE2
3 17 (25.37%) Scrum
4 16 (23.88%) UML
4 16 (23.88%) Use Case
5 14 (20.90%) SDLC
5 14 (20.90%) Software Engineering
6 11 (16.42%) Migration
7 10 (14.93%) SOA
8 9 (13.43%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (11.94%) High Availability
9 8 (11.94%) Information Security
9 8 (11.94%) Project Planning
9 8 (11.94%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.45%) Data Architecture
11 6 (8.96%) Change Management
11 6 (8.96%) Data Management
11 6 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
12 5 (7.46%) Business Continuity
12 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
1 6 (8.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) CEH
3 1 (1.49%) CISM
3 1 (1.49%) CISSP
3 1 (1.49%) CRISC
3 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.49%) GIAC
3 1 (1.49%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) SEPA
2 1 (1.49%) COBIT
2 1 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.42%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) IBM
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Hyperion
4 2 (2.99%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco
5 1 (1.49%) Citrix
5 1 (1.49%) hybris
5 1 (1.49%) Juniper
5 1 (1.49%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
5 1 (1.49%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.49%) VMware
5 1 (1.49%) webMethods
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