The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 27 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.

Architect
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 6 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 46 45 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 13.65% 12.97% 9.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.65% 13.47% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 32 28
Median daily rate £550 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £795 £616
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £43.15
% change year-on-year +27.77% +4.28%  

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 314 334 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 93.18% 96.25% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 239 253
Median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -7.50%  
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 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Swindon

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Swindon

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Swindon over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 Architect in the job title.

1 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (33.33%) Banking
4 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (17.46%) Middleware
5 11 (17.46%) Windows
6 10 (15.87%) SOA
6 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (15.87%) TOGAF
6 10 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
7 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
8 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
9 7 (11.11%) UML
9 7 (11.11%) DevOps
10 6 (9.52%) Oracle
10 6 (9.52%) Linux
11 5 (7.94%) Citrix
11 5 (7.94%) Cisco
11 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
11 5 (7.94%) SAP
11 5 (7.94%) Migration
11 5 (7.94%) NetApp
11 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
11 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
11 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
11 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (7.94%) Sencha
11 5 (7.94%) NetScaler
11 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.59%) JBoss
2 1 (1.59%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Actimize
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.17%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) Amazon Redshift
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.59%) GIS
3 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 44 (69.84%) Finance
2 21 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Billing
5 1 (1.59%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.46%) Middleware
2 4 (6.35%) .NET
2 4 (6.35%) AngularJS
2 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
2 4 (6.35%) Ext JS
2 4 (6.35%) Node.js
2 4 (6.35%) React
2 4 (6.35%) REST
2 4 (6.35%) SOAP
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.17%) XML
4 2 (3.17%) XML Schema
5 1 (1.59%) COM
5 1 (1.59%) JSP
5 1 (1.59%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.59%) Spring
5 1 (1.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.94%) FlexPod
2 4 (6.35%) RIA
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.59%) DataPower
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.59%) PKI
4 1 (1.59%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.59%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.59%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Windows
2 9 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.92%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (15.87%) SOA
3 10 (15.87%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (15.87%) TOGAF
4 9 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
5 7 (11.11%) DevOps
5 7 (11.11%) UML
6 5 (7.94%) IT Strategy
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) Business Continuity
7 4 (6.35%) MVC
8 3 (4.76%) BPMN
8 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
8 3 (4.76%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (3.17%) Anti-Money Laundering
9 2 (3.17%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.35%) C#
2 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.17%) SQL
4 1 (1.59%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) Degree
3 1 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) GDPR
1 4 (6.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Hyper-V
1 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 5 (7.94%) Virtual Servers
1 5 (7.94%) XenDesktop
2 2 (3.17%) Docker
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) SCVMM
2 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 5 (7.94%) Cisco
3 5 (7.94%) Citrix
3 5 (7.94%) NetApp
3 5 (7.94%) SAP
3 5 (7.94%) Sencha
4 4 (6.35%) Unisys
5 1 (1.59%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) Software AG
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