Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Architecture
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 62 64
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 17 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.36% 0.15% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 0.18% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 4
Swindon median daily rate £700 £460 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.17% -8.00% -
10th Percentile £470 £440 £481
90th Percentile £740 £480 £526
Wiltshire median daily rate £675 £460 £550
% change year-on-year +46.74% -16.36% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 606 555 692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 84.17% 81.86% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 410 521
Swindon median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -3.15%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 12
Swindon median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +23.55% -25.09%
10th Percentile £12.10 £18.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £24.70 £44.60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £38.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year -16.88% +13.24% +23.64%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swindon.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Swindon

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Swindon

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Swindon over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Swindon

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Velocity
4 6 (35.29%) QA
4 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 6 (35.29%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Finance
4 6 (35.29%) Java
4 6 (35.29%) .NET
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 5 (29.41%) IT Strategy
6 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
6 4 (23.53%) Service Design
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) User Stories
6 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
6 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (23.53%) Unisys
6 4 (23.53%) SAP
6 4 (23.53%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
7 3 (17.65%) Project Management
7 3 (17.65%) Back Office
7 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma

Technical Architecture
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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
1 6 (35.29%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Retail Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Architect
2 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Project Manager
3 4 (23.53%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Manager
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Architect
6 1 (5.88%) .NET Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Implementation Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Implementation Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Velocity
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (58.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) ETL
3 6 (35.29%) Open Source
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
4 5 (29.41%) IT Strategy
4 5 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 4 (23.53%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
5 4 (23.53%) Service Design
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) User Stories
5 4 (23.53%) Validation
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
6 3 (17.65%) Change Management
6 3 (17.65%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (17.65%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) Six Sigma
7 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) SAP
1 4 (23.53%) Unisys