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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 15 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 29 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 7.30% 6.92% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.99% 7.71% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 23 14
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£522 £520 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.28% +1.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £455 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £575 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £462
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.15 £50.79 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +30.22%
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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
363 350 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 91.44% 89.74% 95.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 264 247
Average daily rate £400 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 12 19
Average hourly rate £13.00 £21.28 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.90% +57.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £20.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.19 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Retail
3 22 (34.38%) Banking
4 18 (28.13%) Retail Banking
5 15 (23.44%) SOA
6 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (17.19%) Data Modelling
8 10 (15.63%) TOGAF
9 9 (14.06%) UML
9 9 (14.06%) Target Operating Model
10 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.50%) SQL
10 8 (12.50%) IBM
11 7 (10.94%) Information Management
11 7 (10.94%) Reference Data
11 7 (10.94%) Information Architecture
12 6 (9.38%) Data Architecture
12 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
13 5 (7.81%) Zachman Framework
13 5 (7.81%) Unisys
13 5 (7.81%) Internet
13 5 (7.81%) SAP
13 5 (7.81%) ITIL
13 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
14 4 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
14 4 (6.25%) COREP
14 4 (6.25%) FINREP
14 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
14 4 (6.25%) Oracle

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.13%) Lync
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.56%) Apache
3 1 (1.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) PaaS
2 2 (3.13%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Internet
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) DHCP
3 1 (1.56%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.56%) RIP
3 1 (1.56%) SNMP
3 1 (1.56%) MPLS
3 1 (1.56%) OSPF
3 1 (1.56%) BGP
3 1 (1.56%) VRRP
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wireless
3 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
3 1 (1.56%) SSH
3 1 (1.56%) HSRP
3 1 (1.56%) GLBP
3 1 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.81%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.13%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) ERwin
General
1 36 (56.25%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Retail
3 22 (34.38%) Banking
4 18 (28.13%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.25%) XML
1 4 (6.25%) HTML
1 4 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (4.69%) Ajax
2 3 (4.69%) XSD
2 3 (4.69%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.69%) CSS
3 2 (3.13%) SOAP
3 2 (3.13%) Web Services
3 2 (3.13%) WebCenter
3 2 (3.13%) WSDL
4 1 (1.56%) Middleware
4 1 (1.56%) J2EE
4 1 (1.56%) REST
4 1 (1.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.56%) XSLT
4 1 (1.56%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Reference Data
2 4 (6.25%) Online Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Mobile Banking
2 4 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.56%) DataPower
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) EPoS
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) AIX
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
2 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) SOA
2 14 (21.88%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (17.19%) Data Modelling
4 10 (15.63%) TOGAF
5 9 (14.06%) UML
5 9 (14.06%) Target Operating Model
6 8 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.94%) Information Management
7 7 (10.94%) Information Architecture
8 6 (9.38%) Data Architecture
9 5 (7.81%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (7.81%) ITIL
10 4 (6.25%) EAI
10 4 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.25%) RDF
10 4 (6.25%) MOF
10 4 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (4.69%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (4.69%) Data Analysis
11 3 (4.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (12.50%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 4 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (1.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) CCIE
2 1 (1.56%) CCNP
2 1 (1.56%) CCDP
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) COREP
1 4 (6.25%) FINREP
2 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 2 (3.13%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Varnish
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) IBM
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) SAP
3 5 (7.81%) Unisys
4 4 (6.25%) Oracle
4 4 (6.25%) ICL
4 4 (6.25%) VMware
5 2 (3.13%) Teradata
5 2 (3.13%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (3.13%) Cisco
5 2 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (1.56%) Juniper
6 1 (1.56%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.56%) EMC
6 1 (1.56%) Brocade
6 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.56%) F5