The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Swindon region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Architect
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 38 41 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 8 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 2.33% 2.12% 5.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.41% 2.26% 5.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 17
Median daily rate £563 £563 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £449 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £571 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £515
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £61.25 £49.50
% change year-on-year
- +23.73%

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
332 354 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 96.51% 93.90% 96.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 258 288
Median daily rate £413 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 18
Median hourly rate £17.50 £12.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £18.10 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Swindon region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Swindon region.

Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
4 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) SDLC
5 3 (13.04%) RIA
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) Actimize
5 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
5 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 3 (13.04%) KYC
5 3 (13.04%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Governance
6 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
6 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
6 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
6 2 (8.70%) Internet
6 2 (8.70%) Middleware
6 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) Ethernet

Solutions 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 2 (8.70%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Ethernet
1 2 (8.70%) Internet
1 2 (8.70%) LAN
1 2 (8.70%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SAP Data Services
General
1 19 (82.61%) Finance
2 8 (34.78%) Banking
3 5 (21.74%) Retail
4 2 (8.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) SAP ALE
1 2 (8.70%) Spring
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
2 1 (4.35%) XML
2 1 (4.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (13.04%) RIA
3 2 (8.70%) Mobile Payment
3 2 (8.70%) SWIFT
3 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.35%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
3 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.04%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 3 (13.04%) Identity Management
3 3 (13.04%) KYC
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
4 2 (8.70%) Data Security
4 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.70%) ETL
4 2 (8.70%) Programme Governance
4 2 (8.70%) Service Management
4 2 (8.70%) SOA
4 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.35%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) ABAP
1 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Actimize
1 3 (13.04%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Brocade
2 2 (8.70%) BT
2 2 (8.70%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Juniper
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Ciena
3 1 (4.35%) Pega
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