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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 9 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.52% 6.08% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.21% 7.12% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 18 10
Average daily rate
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£550 £519 £531
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.97% -2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £435 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £587 £601
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +7.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.13 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+12.18% -19.77%
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
385 309 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.36% 85.36% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 228 220
Average daily rate £438 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £265 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 13
Average hourly rate £15.00 £23.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.17% +74.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £13.00 £12.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.25 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 67 (66.34%) Finance
2 44 (43.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 44 (43.56%) Banking
3 35 (34.65%) Retail
4 30 (29.70%) Retail Banking
5 19 (18.81%) SOA
6 15 (14.85%) TOGAF
6 15 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 14 (13.86%) Mobile Banking
7 14 (13.86%) SAP
8 13 (12.87%) Unisys
8 13 (12.87%) Cisco
8 13 (12.87%) EMC
8 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
9 12 (11.88%) VMware
10 11 (10.89%) Internet
11 10 (9.90%) Information Management
12 9 (8.91%) PCI DSS
12 9 (8.91%) Data Architecture
12 9 (8.91%) UML
12 9 (8.91%) ITIL
13 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
13 8 (7.92%) Data Security
14 7 (6.93%) Data Management
14 7 (6.93%) ICL
14 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
14 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
14 7 (6.93%) Citrix
14 7 (6.93%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 7 (6.93%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.94%) CMS
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.99%) Apache
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.99%) Cordys
2 1 (0.99%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.99%) SaaS
2 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.89%) Internet
2 6 (5.94%) Firewall
3 4 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.97%) Network Security
4 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (2.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (2.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (1.98%) 3G
6 1 (0.99%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.99%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.99%) Big Data
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
General
1 67 (66.34%) Finance
2 44 (43.56%) Banking
3 35 (34.65%) Retail
4 30 (29.70%) Retail Banking
5 13 (12.87%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) .NET
2 4 (3.96%) HTML
2 4 (3.96%) CSS
2 4 (3.96%) Web Services
2 4 (3.96%) Ajax
3 3 (2.97%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.98%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (1.98%) WebCenter
4 2 (1.98%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (1.98%) RESTful
5 1 (0.99%) XForms
5 1 (0.99%) WSDL
5 1 (0.99%) SOAP
5 1 (0.99%) XML
5 1 (0.99%) XSD
5 1 (0.99%) XSL
5 1 (0.99%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (13.86%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (5.94%) Reference Data
3 6 (5.94%) Online Banking
4 3 (2.97%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.98%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.98%) User Experience
6 1 (0.99%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.99%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.99%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.96%) UNIX
1 4 (3.96%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.98%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (18.81%) SOA
3 15 (14.85%) TOGAF
4 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 10 (9.90%) Information Management
6 9 (8.91%) Data Architecture
6 9 (8.91%) UML
6 9 (8.91%) ITIL
7 8 (7.92%) Data Modelling
7 8 (7.92%) Data Security
8 7 (6.93%) Data Management
8 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
9 6 (5.94%) Process Management
9 6 (5.94%) E-Commerce
9 6 (5.94%) Business Transformation
9 6 (5.94%) Information Architecture
10 5 (4.95%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.96%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.96%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.94%) JavaScript
2 5 (4.95%) C#
2 5 (4.95%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) XPath
3 1 (0.99%) XQuery
3 1 (0.99%) Java
3 1 (0.99%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (1.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.91%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.98%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) COREP
3 1 (0.99%) FINREP
System Software
1 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.98%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.99%) XenApp
3 1 (0.99%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.99%) Varnish
Vendors
1 14 (13.86%) SAP
2 13 (12.87%) Unisys
2 13 (12.87%) Cisco
2 13 (12.87%) EMC
3 12 (11.88%) VMware
4 7 (6.93%) ICL
4 7 (6.93%) Citrix
4 7 (6.93%) IBM
4 7 (6.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle
5 4 (3.96%) Juniper
6 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.97%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.97%) F5
7 2 (1.98%) Sencha
7 2 (1.98%) McAfee
8 1 (0.99%) ServiceNow
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