The median contractor rate for a Technical Solutions Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Wiltshire during the 3 months to 29 June 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 Solution Architect
South West > Wiltshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 56
Rank change year-on-year +4 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Solutions Architect 11 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.61% 0.75% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 0.79% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 2
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £515 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +15.73%  
10th Percentile £480 £508 £397
90th Percentile £575 £523 £490
South West median daily rate £550 £433 £445
% change year-on-year +27.16% -2.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - -

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 640 635 608
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 93.84% 95.78% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1526 1440
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
10th Percentile £206 £213 £240
90th Percentile £581 £663 £550
South West median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 40 190
Wiltshire median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +63.44%  
10th Percentile £12.50 £15.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £43.00 £76.75 £40.00
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +36.36% +57.14%  

Technical Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Technical Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Solutions Architect in Wiltshire

Technical Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 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 - 11 £550 -
Technical Solutions Architect
South West

Technical Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, Technical Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 6 (50.00%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle
3 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) SOA
3 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
3 4 (33.33%) Banking
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) RIA
3 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
3 4 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) GDPR
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Sencha
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript

Technical Solutions 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 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) GDPR
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Sencha