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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 12 24 7
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 30 21 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.43% 5.93% 13.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.77% 6.46% 14.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 14 51
Median daily rate £550 £545 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.96% -0.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £571 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
342 325 386
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.07% 91.81% 96.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 251 298
Median daily rate £413 £388 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £571
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 17
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -25.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017, 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 43 (53.09%) Finance
2 25 (30.86%) Retail
3 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (20.99%) Banking
4 17 (20.99%) TOGAF
4 17 (20.99%) PCI DSS
5 15 (18.52%) Information Security
5 15 (18.52%) Security Architecture
6 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
6 11 (13.58%) Data Architecture
7 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.35%) CISSP
7 10 (12.35%) Cyber Defence
8 9 (11.11%) Middleware
8 9 (11.11%) Identity Management
8 9 (11.11%) SOA
9 8 (9.88%) IBM
9 8 (9.88%) Data Governance
10 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (8.64%) KYC
10 7 (8.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 7 (8.64%) Service Management
10 7 (8.64%) Actimize
11 6 (7.41%) Data Management
11 6 (7.41%) UML
11 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
12 5 (6.17%) SDLC
12 5 (6.17%) Target Operating Model
12 5 (6.17%) Business Transformation
12 5 (6.17%) PRINCE2

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 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.47%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.47%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
1 2 (2.47%) Firewall
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
1 2 (2.47%) LAN
1 2 (2.47%) WAN
2 1 (1.23%) DHCP
2 1 (1.23%) DNS
2 1 (1.23%) DWDM
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
2 1 (1.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.23%) ERwin
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.23%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 43 (53.09%) Finance
2 25 (30.86%) Retail
3 17 (20.99%) Banking
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.11%) Middleware
2 3 (3.70%) Spring
3 2 (2.47%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.47%) SOAP
4 1 (1.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.23%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.23%) HTML
4 1 (1.23%) HTML5
4 1 (1.23%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.23%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) JSP
4 1 (1.23%) LINQ
4 1 (1.23%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.23%) RESTful
4 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.23%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) XML
4 1 (1.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Cyber Defence
2 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) CESG
3 4 (4.94%) User Experience
4 3 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (3.70%) RIA
4 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
5 2 (2.47%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.47%) PKI
5 2 (2.47%) Smartcard
5 2 (2.47%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.23%) EPoS
6 1 (1.23%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.23%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 17 (20.99%) TOGAF
3 15 (18.52%) Information Security
3 15 (18.52%) Security Architecture
4 11 (13.58%) Data Architecture
4 11 (13.58%) Data Modelling
5 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.11%) Identity Management
6 9 (11.11%) SOA
7 8 (9.88%) Data Governance
8 7 (8.64%) Anti-Money Laundering
8 7 (8.64%) KYC
8 7 (8.64%) Service Management
9 6 (7.41%) Data Management
9 6 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (7.41%) UML
10 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (6.17%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.17%) Scrum
10 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) Java
3 2 (2.47%) ABAP
4 1 (1.23%) C#
4 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.23%) VB
4 1 (1.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) CISSP
2 4 (4.94%) CISA
2 4 (4.94%) CISM
2 4 (4.94%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) CLAS
3 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (20.99%) PCI DSS
2 5 (6.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) IBM
2 7 (8.64%) Actimize
3 3 (3.70%) Cisco
3 3 (3.70%) webMethods
4 2 (2.47%) Brocade
4 2 (2.47%) BT
4 2 (2.47%) Juniper
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Ciena
5 1 (1.23%) hybris
5 1 (1.23%) Pega
5 1 (1.23%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) VMware