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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 16 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 31 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.18% 4.83% 4.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.61% 5.38% 4.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 17 10
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £553
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £453 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £560 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £473
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.50 £45.00 £55.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -18.18%
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
360 353 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.99% 89.82% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 261 224
Average daily rate £420 £400 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 14 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £22.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.48 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 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 27 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 58 (64.44%) Finance
2 38 (42.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 35 (38.89%) Banking
4 26 (28.89%) Retail
5 21 (23.33%) Retail Banking
6 19 (21.11%) SOA
7 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
8 13 (14.44%) TOGAF
9 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (12.22%) Mobile Banking
10 11 (12.22%) Cisco
10 11 (12.22%) EMC
10 11 (12.22%) SAP
10 11 (12.22%) Internet
11 10 (11.11%) Unisys
12 9 (10.00%) UML
12 9 (10.00%) VMware
12 9 (10.00%) PCI DSS
13 7 (7.78%) ITIL
13 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
13 7 (7.78%) Data Management
13 7 (7.78%) Information Management
13 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
14 6 (6.67%) ICL
14 6 (6.67%) Online Banking
14 6 (6.67%) Business Transformation
14 6 (6.67%) IBM
14 6 (6.67%) Data Modelling
14 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (6.67%) CMS
2 5 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) Apache
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (3.33%) Network Security
5 2 (2.22%) 3G
6 1 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.11%) Big Data
General
1 58 (64.44%) Finance
2 35 (38.89%) Banking
3 26 (28.89%) Retail
4 21 (23.33%) Retail Banking
5 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.22%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.56%) .NET
2 4 (4.44%) CSS
2 4 (4.44%) Ajax
2 4 (4.44%) HTML
3 3 (3.33%) Web Services
3 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.22%) RESTful
4 2 (2.22%) WebCenter
4 2 (2.22%) Sencha Touch
4 2 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.22%) Mobile Banking
3 6 (6.67%) Online Banking
4 3 (3.33%) Reference Data
4 3 (3.33%) N-Tier
5 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.11%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) UNIX
2 3 (3.33%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Android
3 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (42.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (21.11%) SOA
3 14 (15.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 13 (14.44%) TOGAF
5 9 (10.00%) UML
6 7 (7.78%) ITIL
6 7 (7.78%) Information Management
6 7 (7.78%) Data Management
6 7 (7.78%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.67%) Data Security
7 6 (6.67%) Business Transformation
8 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (5.56%) Data Architecture
9 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.44%) Process Management
9 4 (4.44%) Service Delivery
10 3 (3.33%) ITSM
10 3 (3.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (5.56%) C#
3 4 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.11%) Varnish
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) SAP
1 11 (12.22%) EMC
1 11 (12.22%) Cisco
2 10 (11.11%) Unisys
3 9 (10.00%) VMware
4 7 (7.78%) Microsoft
5 6 (6.67%) ICL
5 6 (6.67%) IBM
6 4 (4.44%) Citrix
6 4 (4.44%) Juniper
7 3 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle
7 3 (3.33%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (3.33%) F5
8 2 (2.22%) Sencha
8 2 (2.22%) McAfee
9 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow
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