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 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 18 25 15
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 28 13 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 6.41% 4.09% 7.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.85% 4.25% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 12 19
Average daily rate
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£515 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.36% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £500 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £688 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+27.77% -5.26%
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
409 306 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 93.59% 96.23% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 220 243
Average daily rate £400 £391 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £288 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 22 18
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.75 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -16.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £30.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014, 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 40 (65.57%) Finance
2 29 (47.54%) Banking
3 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (34.43%) Retail
3 21 (34.43%) Retail Banking
4 15 (24.59%) Cisco
5 13 (21.31%) SAP
6 11 (18.03%) Unisys
6 11 (18.03%) Firewall
7 10 (16.39%) Mobile Banking
7 10 (16.39%) Juniper
8 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (14.75%) Network Security
9 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
9 8 (13.11%) ICL
9 8 (13.11%) Data Security
10 7 (11.48%) Internet
10 7 (11.48%) Windows
10 7 (11.48%) Online Banking
10 7 (11.48%) PCI DSS
11 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (9.84%) F5
11 6 (9.84%) Citrix
11 6 (9.84%) VMware
12 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
12 5 (8.20%) McAfee
12 5 (8.20%) EMC
12 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
12 5 (8.20%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.03%) Firewall
2 9 (14.75%) Network Security
3 7 (11.48%) Internet
4 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.28%) SAN
6 2 (3.28%) NetScaler
6 2 (3.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.28%) NetScreen
7 1 (1.64%) LDAP
7 1 (1.64%) OSPF
7 1 (1.64%) BGP
7 1 (1.64%) NAS
7 1 (1.64%) Intrusion Detection
General
1 40 (65.57%) Finance
2 29 (47.54%) Banking
3 21 (34.43%) Retail
3 21 (34.43%) Retail Banking
4 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) .NET
3 2 (3.28%) CSS
3 2 (3.28%) HTML5
3 2 (3.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Identity Foundation
4 1 (1.64%) SOAP
4 1 (1.64%) XML
4 1 (1.64%) SAML
4 1 (1.64%) WCF
4 1 (1.64%) OAuth
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.64%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Mobile Banking
2 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.48%) Online Banking
4 3 (4.92%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Windows
2 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) AIX
5 1 (1.64%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (13.11%) Data Security
2 8 (13.11%) Data Architecture
3 5 (8.20%) Change Control
3 5 (8.20%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.20%) Information Management
4 4 (6.56%) ITIL
4 4 (6.56%) Process Management
4 4 (6.56%) TOGAF
5 3 (4.92%) Technical Analysis
5 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (4.92%) SOA
6 2 (3.28%) BPR
6 2 (3.28%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Network Design
6 2 (3.28%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.28%) Requirements Management
6 2 (3.28%) MVC
6 2 (3.28%) Security Architecture
6 2 (3.28%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.64%) C
2 1 (1.64%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) ProxySG
1 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.28%) XenApp
1 2 (3.28%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.64%) UAG
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) MIIS
1 1 (1.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (24.59%) Cisco
2 13 (21.31%) SAP
3 11 (18.03%) Unisys
4 10 (16.39%) Juniper
5 8 (13.11%) ICL
6 6 (9.84%) VMware
6 6 (9.84%) Citrix
6 6 (9.84%) F5
7 5 (8.20%) EMC
7 5 (8.20%) IBM
7 5 (8.20%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.20%) McAfee
8 4 (6.56%) Oracle
8 4 (6.56%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.92%) Hyperion
10 2 (3.28%) IronPort
11 1 (1.64%) BT
11 1 (1.64%) Open Text
11 1 (1.64%) Brocade
Swindon, Wiltshire
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