The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wiltshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 26 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +21
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 37 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 5.20% 5.60% 1.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 5.96% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 21 8
Average daily rate £500 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £375 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £609 £575 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.25 £55.00 £40.07
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +37.25%
Job Titles Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
645 436 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 90.59% 93.97% 92.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 309 370
Average daily rate £371 £380 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +7.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 56
Average hourly rate £23.00 £13.73 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.51% -45.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £12.44 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Architect
South West

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Wiltshire region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +2 23 £500 -8.46% 8
Trowbridge - - - - 1
Chippenham - - - - 1
Corsham - - - -
Marlborough - - - -
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 (40.00%) Finance
2 20 (22.22%) Banking
2 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.00%) Retail
3 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (20.00%) ITIL
4 16 (17.78%) UNIX
5 14 (15.56%) Retail Banking
6 13 (14.44%) Migration
7 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 12 (13.33%) Degree
7 12 (13.33%) SQL
8 11 (12.22%) Oracle
8 11 (12.22%) SAP
9 10 (11.11%) SAS
10 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.00%) Windows
11 8 (8.89%) IBM
11 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
12 7 (7.78%) Online Banking
12 7 (7.78%) Cisco
12 7 (7.78%) Internet
12 7 (7.78%) PCI DSS
12 7 (7.78%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (6.67%) DV Cleared
13 6 (6.67%) LAN
13 6 (6.67%) WAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 10 (11.11%) SAS
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (4.44%) MS Project Server
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Project
2 1 (1.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.78%) Internet
2 6 (6.67%) LAN
2 6 (6.67%) WAN
3 4 (4.44%) Intranet
3 4 (4.44%) SAN
3 4 (4.44%) Firewall
4 1 (1.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.11%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 6 (6.67%) DB2
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.11%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 36 (40.00%) Finance
2 20 (22.22%) Banking
3 18 (20.00%) Retail
4 14 (15.56%) Retail Banking
5 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) .NET
2 3 (3.33%) JSP
3 2 (2.22%) OSGi
3 2 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (1.11%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.11%) CSS
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (7.78%) Online Banking
2 7 (7.78%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.22%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.11%) FMCG
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.78%) UNIX
2 9 (10.00%) Windows
3 4 (4.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.44%) AIX
4 3 (3.33%) VMS
4 3 (3.33%) Solaris
4 3 (3.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.11%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 18 (20.00%) ITIL
2 13 (14.44%) Migration
3 12 (13.33%) Service Delivery
4 9 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.56%) Service Management
5 5 (5.56%) Knowledge Management
5 5 (5.56%) Electronic Design Automation
6 4 (4.44%) Change Control
6 4 (4.44%) SOA
6 4 (4.44%) Project Management
6 4 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (4.44%) Workflow
7 3 (3.33%) Information Management
7 3 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.33%) BCP
7 3 (3.33%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (3.33%) Data Architecture
7 3 (3.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.22%) Java
4 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.11%) Ruby
5 1 (1.11%) PHP
5 1 (1.11%) C
5 1 (1.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.33%) Degree
4 6 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (4.44%) MCTS
6 2 (2.22%) CCIE
6 2 (2.22%) CCDA
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.78%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.11%) COREP
3 1 (1.11%) FINREP
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (12.22%) Oracle
1 11 (12.22%) SAP
2 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) IBM
4 7 (7.78%) Cisco
5 6 (6.67%) Unisys
5 6 (6.67%) ICL
6 4 (4.44%) VMware
7 2 (2.22%) Business Objects
7 2 (2.22%) Sun
8 1 (1.11%) Brocade
8 1 (1.11%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.11%) EMC
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