The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Swindon during the 3 months to 28 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.

Senior Architect
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.77% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 313 334 346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 92.33% 96.25% 94.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 968 882
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £825 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 109
Median hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.72% +63.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £23.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.25 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings that featured Senior Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Swindon

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Architect in Swindon

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 1 (14.29%) Source to Pay
4 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
4 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) User Stories
4 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
4 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) JBoss
4 1 (14.29%) Tomcat

Senior 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 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Data Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Microservices
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (14.29%) Biometrics
3 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Source to Pay
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Testing
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL