Period
to 18 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +7 0 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 11 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.86% 0.74% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.78% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £650 £600 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69% -
10th Percentile £533 £505 £625
90th Percentile £808 £650 £675
South West median daily rate £650 £576 £650
% change year-on-year +12.80% -11.35% -16.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +21.43% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies in Wiltshire with a recognized job title 1,203 1,279 1,206
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.69% 95.23% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 780 813 829
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% -4.15%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 37 31
Wiltshire median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +91.78%
10th Percentile £14.39 £12.92 £15.25
90th Percentile £47.00 £43.00 £50.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -6.67% +15.38% +44.44%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Wiltshire

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Senior Architect in Wiltshire

Senior Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Architect in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Senior Architect in Wiltshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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 -10 5 £665 +10.83%
Corsham - 2 - -
Salisbury - 1 - - 1
Senior Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Wiltshire region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) vRealize
4 2 (18.18%) Minimum Viable Product
4 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
4 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
5 1 (9.09%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Java
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (9.09%) .NET
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server

Senior 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (9.09%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
1 1 (9.09%) Hudson
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
2 2 (18.18%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) QA Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) vRealize
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft