Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Architect was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 26 July 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 89 86
Rank change year-on-year +4 -3 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Architect 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.45% 0.38% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 5
Wiltshire median daily rate £488 £600 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.75% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £456 £533 £503
90th Percentile £529 £668 £603
South West median daily rate £520 £600 £538
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West 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 Wiltshire. 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
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1252 1268 1341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.56% 95.27% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 864 872
Wiltshire median daily rate £410 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -3.85% +6.12%
10th Percentile £252 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 60
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +102.90% -23.33%
10th Percentile £12.87 £13.40 £11.15
90th Percentile £45.70 £48.90 £33.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £33.60 £21.00
% change year-on-year +11.61% +60.00% +10.53%

Applications Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Architect in Wiltshire

Applications Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Architect in Wiltshire

Applications Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Applications Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +3 3 £450 -25.00%
Corsham -6 2 - -
Applications Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Wiltshire region featuring Applications Architect in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) Confluence
3 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 2 (33.33%) JIRA
3 2 (33.33%) HL7
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Hudson
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Maven
3 2 (33.33%) MODAF
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
3 2 (33.33%) SOA

Applications Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (33.33%) Confluence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Hudson
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Middleware
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 2 (33.33%) XSD
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Ext JS
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) BPMN
3 2 (33.33%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) MODAF
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Domain Models
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Sencha