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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 12 25 17
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 36 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 8.39% 4.02% 6.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.87% 4.19% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 10 14
Average daily rate
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£502 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.60% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £495 £402
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £576 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £54.00 £35.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year
+54.28% -16.66%
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
406 334 339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 94.64% 95.98% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 229 219
Average daily rate £413 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £254 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 22 19
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 £12.48 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

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 August 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 27 August 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 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Banking
3 19 (30.65%) Retail
4 18 (29.03%) Retail Banking
5 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (22.58%) Cisco
7 11 (17.74%) SAP
7 11 (17.74%) Firewall
8 10 (16.13%) Juniper
9 9 (14.52%) Network Security
9 9 (14.52%) Unisys
10 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
10 8 (12.90%) Mobile Banking
11 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
11 7 (11.29%) ICL
11 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
11 7 (11.29%) Data Security
12 6 (9.68%) Internet
12 6 (9.68%) Windows
12 6 (9.68%) F5
12 6 (9.68%) Online Banking
12 6 (9.68%) Information Management
12 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 5 (8.06%) Blue Coat
13 5 (8.06%) Change Control
13 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
13 5 (8.06%) McAfee
14 4 (6.45%) EMC
14 4 (6.45%) Citrix

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Firewall
2 9 (14.52%) Network Security
3 6 (9.68%) Internet
3 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.23%) SAN
5 2 (3.23%) NetScreen
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.61%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.61%) LDAP
6 1 (1.61%) OSPF
6 1 (1.61%) BGP
6 1 (1.61%) NAS
6 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 29 (46.77%) Banking
3 19 (30.65%) Retail
4 18 (29.03%) Retail Banking
5 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) .NET
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) HTML5
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
3 1 (1.61%) SOAP
3 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.61%) XML
3 1 (1.61%) SAML
3 1 (1.61%) WCF
3 1 (1.61%) OAuth
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.61%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Online Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Reference Data
4 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.61%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Windows
2 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.23%) AIX
4 1 (1.61%) MVS
4 1 (1.61%) Android
4 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (12.90%) Data Architecture
3 7 (11.29%) Data Security
4 6 (9.68%) Information Management
5 5 (8.06%) Change Control
5 5 (8.06%) Data Modelling
6 4 (6.45%) SOA
7 3 (4.84%) ITIL
7 3 (4.84%) Process Management
7 3 (4.84%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.84%) TOGAF
8 2 (3.23%) Content Management
8 2 (3.23%) MVC
8 2 (3.23%) BPR
8 2 (3.23%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Information Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Network Design
8 2 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (3.23%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.61%) C
2 1 (1.61%) C#
2 1 (1.61%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) XenApp
2 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.61%) UAG
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) MIIS
1 1 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Cisco
2 11 (17.74%) SAP
3 10 (16.13%) Juniper
4 9 (14.52%) Unisys
5 7 (11.29%) ICL
6 6 (9.68%) F5
7 5 (8.06%) Blue Coat
7 5 (8.06%) McAfee
8 4 (6.45%) VMware
8 4 (6.45%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (6.45%) IBM
8 4 (6.45%) EMC
8 4 (6.45%) Citrix
9 3 (4.84%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.84%) Hyperion
10 2 (3.23%) IronPort
11 1 (1.61%) BT
11 1 (1.61%) Open Text
11 1 (1.61%) Brocade
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
The People Network
Rate: £490 - £540 per day
Posted: 18 days ago