The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Application Architect
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 39
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 0.89% - 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year - +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 311 330 350
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.56% 96.49% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 237 257
Median daily rate £400 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 £38.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.23% +128.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swindon that featured Applications Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Swindon

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Swindon

Applications Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Applications 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 Applications Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 2 (66.67%) BPMN
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Sencha
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (33.33%) React
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) React
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) BPMN
2 2 (66.67%) Business Process Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Service Design
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Sencha