Period
to 16 August 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 6 months to 16 August 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.

Technical Architect
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 54 84
Rank change year-on-year -5 +30 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 34 31 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 2.55% 2.43% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.69% 2.56% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 5
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £515 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.80% -6.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £448 £440 £431
90th Percentile £660 £750 £645
South West median daily rate £550 £495 £500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.00% +2.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 1265 1213 1297
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 94.97% 94.99% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 802 828 857
Wiltshire median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -3.23% +4.59%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £240
90th Percentile £575 £575 £533
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 30 63
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +100.00% -12.76%
10th Percentile £12.94 £15.13 £11.40
90th Percentile £44.35 £47.53 £33.75
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +15.38% +44.44% +16.88%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Wiltshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Wiltshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architect in Wiltshire

Technical Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect in Wiltshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Architect in Wiltshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 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 +10 17 £550 +4.76%
Corsham -5 10 £475 -4.04%
Technical Architect
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 2017, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
4 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
4 7 (20.59%) Middleware
4 7 (20.59%) Windows
4 7 (20.59%) SOA
5 6 (17.65%) Linux
5 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (14.71%) DevOps
6 5 (14.71%) REST
6 5 (14.71%) SOAP
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
6 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (14.71%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) ITIL
7 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.76%) UML
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 4 (11.76%) Sencha
7 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 4 (11.76%) RIA
7 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
7 4 (11.76%) Node.js

Technical 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 4 (11.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) VPN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (44.12%) Finance
2 9 (26.47%) Banking
3 2 (5.88%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) Middleware
2 5 (14.71%) REST
2 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.76%) Node.js
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) Ext JS
4 3 (8.82%) React
5 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.88%) WCF
6 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.94%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.94%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) RIA
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Reference Data
2 2 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.94%) DataPower
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.59%) Windows
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 6 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
3 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Android
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Business Continuity
2 7 (20.59%) SOA
3 6 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) DevOps
4 5 (14.71%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.76%) ITIL
5 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) UML
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (8.82%) MVC
6 3 (8.82%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Validation
7 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
7 2 (5.88%) Data Protection
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Development
7 2 (5.88%) Release Management
7 2 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) C#
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Security Cleared
2 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) GDPR
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.82%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Sencha
3 2 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 2 (5.88%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) Software AG
4 1 (2.94%) Unisys
4 1 (2.94%) VMware