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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 7 17 6
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 37 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 11.04% 6.96% 12.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.49% 7.40% 12.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 15 49
Median daily rate £525 £450 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £375 £442
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £550 £625
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 £50.00 £39.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+27.38% -12.77%
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
322 365 436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.12% 94.07% 95.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 281 320
Median daily rate £400 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £515 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 28
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -26.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £39.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 46 (48.42%) Finance
2 33 (34.74%) Banking
3 24 (25.26%) Retail
4 21 (22.11%) TOGAF
4 21 (22.11%) PCI DSS
5 20 (21.05%) Middleware
6 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.84%) Information Security
6 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
6 16 (16.84%) Security Architecture
7 14 (14.74%) Windows
7 14 (14.74%) Scrum
8 13 (13.68%) SOA
9 12 (12.63%) Data Architecture
10 11 (11.58%) Data Modelling
10 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.53%) CISSP
11 10 (10.53%) UML
12 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
12 9 (9.47%) Data Governance
12 9 (9.47%) SDLC
13 8 (8.42%) Use Case
13 8 (8.42%) Migration
13 8 (8.42%) Service Management
14 7 (7.37%) IBM
14 7 (7.37%) SQL
14 7 (7.37%) Data Management
14 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012

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 6 (6.32%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (6.32%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.11%) NetWeaver
3 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.16%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.11%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.11%) Office 365
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.05%) IaaS
2 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.21%) Firewall
2 3 (3.16%) DHCP
2 3 (3.16%) DNS
2 3 (3.16%) Internet
3 2 (2.11%) Ethernet
3 2 (2.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (2.11%) LAN
3 2 (2.11%) TACACS
3 2 (2.11%) WAN
4 1 (1.05%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (1.05%) DWDM
4 1 (1.05%) LDAP
4 1 (1.05%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.05%) Big Data
3 1 (1.05%) DB2
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.05%) ERwin
2 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.05%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (48.42%) Finance
2 33 (34.74%) Banking
3 24 (25.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.11%) Marketing
5 1 (1.05%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.05%) Middleware
2 3 (3.16%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.11%) SAP ALE
3 2 (2.11%) Spring
4 1 (1.05%) .NET
4 1 (1.05%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.05%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.05%) Entity Framework
4 1 (1.05%) HTML
4 1 (1.05%) HTML5
4 1 (1.05%) jQuery
4 1 (1.05%) LINQ
4 1 (1.05%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (1.05%) RESTful
4 1 (1.05%) SOAP
4 1 (1.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.05%) Web Services
4 1 (1.05%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (4.21%) CESG
1 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.21%) User Experience
2 3 (3.16%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (2.11%) RIA
3 2 (2.11%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.05%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.05%) CMDB
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.05%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.05%) EPoS
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.05%) PKI
4 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.05%) Robotics
4 1 (1.05%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.05%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Windows
2 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.21%) Linux
5 1 (1.05%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) TOGAF
2 16 (16.84%) Information Security
2 16 (16.84%) PRINCE2
2 16 (16.84%) Security Architecture
2 16 (16.84%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.74%) Scrum
4 13 (13.68%) SOA
5 12 (12.63%) Data Architecture
6 11 (11.58%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (11.58%) Data Modelling
7 10 (10.53%) UML
8 9 (9.47%) Data Governance
8 9 (9.47%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (9.47%) SDLC
8 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
9 8 (8.42%) Migration
9 8 (8.42%) Service Management
9 8 (8.42%) Use Case
10 7 (7.37%) Data Management
11 6 (6.32%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.37%) SQL
2 2 (2.11%) ABAP
2 2 (2.11%) Java
3 1 (1.05%) C#
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.05%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.05%) VB
3 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.53%) CISSP
2 4 (4.21%) CISA
2 4 (4.21%) CISM
3 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) CLAS
4 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.05%) CCSP
5 1 (1.05%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.05%) Degree
5 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.11%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) SCCM
2 1 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (1.05%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) IBM
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.26%) Cisco
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Siebel
5 3 (3.16%) webMethods
6 2 (2.11%) Adobe
6 2 (2.11%) Brocade
6 2 (2.11%) BT
6 2 (2.11%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (2.11%) F5
6 2 (2.11%) Infoblox
6 2 (2.11%) Juniper
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
7 1 (1.05%) Actimize
7 1 (1.05%) Ciena
7 1 (1.05%) hybris
7 1 (1.05%) Pega
7 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.05%) Splunk