Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 85 80
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 +8
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 20 5 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.57% 0.39% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 0.48% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 10
Wiltshire median daily rate £675 £460 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.74% -16.36% +37.50%
10th Percentile £497 £314 £497
90th Percentile £738 £585 £750
South West median daily rate £588 £455 £513
% change year-on-year +29.12% -11.22% -6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £47.50 - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1081 1051 1208
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 84.65% 82.24% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 732 762 826
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £288 £257 £255
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 24 35
Wiltshire median hourly rate £32.00 £39.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.50% +13.57% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.95 £13.90
90th Percentile £40.75 £47.50 £45.55
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire.

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 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 +14 19 £688 +49.46%
Chippenham - 1 £538 -
Technical Architecture
South West

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 11 (55.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) Velocity
4 6 (30.00%) Open Source
4 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 6 (30.00%) Office 365
4 6 (30.00%) Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 6 (30.00%) Java
4 6 (30.00%) .NET
4 6 (30.00%) ETL
4 6 (30.00%) QA
5 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 5 (25.00%) DevOps
6 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (20.00%) User Stories
6 4 (20.00%) Service Design
6 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
6 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (20.00%) Unisys
6 4 (20.00%) SAP
6 4 (20.00%) ITIL
6 4 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
7 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 3 (15.00%) Change Management
7 3 (15.00%) Management Information System

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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) VLAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) EDRMS
General
1 6 (30.00%) Banking
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Retail Banking
3 3 (15.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 11 (55.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 6 (30.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Office 365 Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.00%) DevOps Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Online Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Project Implementation Manager
7 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Project Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Technical Implementation Manager
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (5.00%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Velocity
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) ETL
3 6 (30.00%) Open Source
3 6 (30.00%) Project Management
4 5 (25.00%) DevOps
4 5 (25.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (20.00%) Customer-Centricity
5 4 (20.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (20.00%) Service Design
5 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (20.00%) User Stories
5 4 (20.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
6 3 (15.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) SAP
1 4 (20.00%) Unisys
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco
2 1 (5.00%) Juniper