The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 33 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.81% 0.55% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 0.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £600 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
- +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 -
Technical Architecture
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
250 289 356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 75.30% 80.06% 81.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 207 276
Average daily rate £420 £440 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.19 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.23% -10.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) BPR
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) Adobe
4 2 (20.00%) PMI
4 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
5 1 (10.00%) Office 365
5 1 (10.00%) Analytics
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) MS Office

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) BPR
1 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (40.00%) Migration
1 4 (40.00%) Supplier Management
1 4 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 4 (40.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 3 (30.00%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 2 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) VMware