The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 3 months to 24 June 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
South West / Wiltshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 61 55
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 12 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.82% 0.76% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.99% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 4
Median daily rate £550 £570 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% +20.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.37% +1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 562 506 508
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 85.28% 77.25% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 345 367
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 22
Median hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £20.59
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.59% +86.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £50.00 £36.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Wiltshire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Wiltshire

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Wiltshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Wiltshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +8 10 £600 -
Salisbury +4 1 £440 -
Technical Architecture
South West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 4 (33.33%) Retail
4 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 4 (33.33%) Unisys
4 4 (33.33%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware
5 2 (16.67%) SOA
5 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Microservices
6 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
6 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
6 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
6 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (8.33%) Sencha
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) RESTful
6 1 (8.33%) Network Design
6 1 (8.33%) Degree
6 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) LAN
6 1 (8.33%) WAN

Technical Architecture
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 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Toad
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (41.67%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 6 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Microservices
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (8.33%) Office Automation
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
1 4 (33.33%) Unisys
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sencha