Period
to 17 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Senior Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 89 88
Rank change year-on-year -12 -1 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 11 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.64% 0.24% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.25% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 £540 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -6.09% -22.03%
10th Percentile £539 £503 £538
90th Percentile £793 £611 £613
South West median daily rate £625 £605 £650
% change year-on-year +3.31% -6.92% -11.86%
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 1,626 1,177 1,241
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.21% 95.07% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,058 784 865
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -
10th Percentile £267 £264 £223
90th Percentile £625 £579 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 27 27
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.53 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.78% -13.51% +76.19%
10th Percentile £14.37 £13.00 £15.90
90th Percentile £47.05 £40.75 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £38.14 £32.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +19.20% +28.00% -9.09%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -6 5 £600 +4.12% 1
Corsham - 2 - -
Salisbury - 2 - - 1
Senior Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
3 3 (27.27%) DB2
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Middleware
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (27.27%) F5
3 3 (27.27%) GitHub
3 3 (27.27%) OpenShift
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (27.27%) Apigee
3 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) DataPower
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 3 (27.27%) Open Source
3 3 (27.27%) vRealize
3 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (27.27%) Security Monitoring

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
1 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere
1 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Apigee
1 3 (27.27%) GitHub
1 3 (27.27%) OpenShift
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VSAN
2 1 (9.09%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (27.27%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
3 1 (9.09%) Hudson
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) DataPower
1 3 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Minimum Viable Product
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
1 3 (27.27%) Security Monitoring
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (18.18%) Programme Governance
3 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) MODAF
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PSD2
2 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) vRealize
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) F5
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
1 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft