The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 8 11 28
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 242 217 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.98% 8.38% 5.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.79% 8.97% 6.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 107 63
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.91 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+26.74% -
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2243 2418 2388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.46% 93.43% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1189 1232 1152
Median daily rate £413 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 80 79
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Berkshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading 0 70 £475 -9.52% 4
Bracknell +6 42 £525 +13.51% 4
Newbury +2 13 £500 -5.21% 4
Maidenhead -6 8 £510 +28.30%
Slough +8 6 £413 -45.00% 6
Wokingham -3 5 £475 +5.55%
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 92 (19.17%) Telecoms
2 91 (18.96%) Migration
3 78 (16.25%) Microsoft
4 66 (13.75%) TOGAF
5 65 (13.54%) Oracle
6 60 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 50 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (10.42%) Retail
8 45 (9.38%) SC Cleared
9 44 (9.17%) Java
10 37 (7.71%) Data Architecture
10 37 (7.71%) Enterprise Architecture
11 36 (7.50%) Workflow
11 36 (7.50%) Finance
12 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
12 35 (7.29%) SharePoint
13 33 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
14 32 (6.67%) SAP
14 32 (6.67%) Windows
14 32 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
15 30 (6.25%) Linux
15 30 (6.25%) E-Commerce
15 30 (6.25%) Presales
16 28 (5.83%) Data Modelling
16 28 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
17 26 (5.42%) SOA
18 25 (5.21%) CRM
19 24 (5.00%) Degree
19 24 (5.00%) ITIL
19 24 (5.00%) Cisco

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 35 (7.29%) SharePoint
2 20 (4.17%) CMS
3 12 (2.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.88%) MQSeries
5 7 (1.46%) MS Exchange
6 6 (1.25%) Apache
6 6 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.04%) JBoss
7 5 (1.04%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.04%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.83%) Documentum
8 4 (0.83%) Node.js
8 4 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
9 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.42%) AquaLogic
10 2 (0.42%) MQSI
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.42%) InDesign
3 2 (0.42%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
2 8 (1.67%) BusinessWorks
2 8 (1.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.04%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.04%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.42%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.21%) Magento
7 1 (0.21%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (3.96%) Office 365
3 9 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.88%) SaaS
4 4 (0.83%) Force.com
4 4 (0.83%) IaaS
4 4 (0.83%) PaaS
5 3 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
6 2 (0.42%) HP Helion
6 2 (0.42%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.21%) Boomi
7 1 (0.21%) IBM PureFlex
7 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.38%) Firewall
2 20 (4.17%) Network Security
2 20 (4.17%) VPN
3 18 (3.75%) 3G
4 16 (3.33%) Internet
5 13 (2.71%) VoIP
6 9 (1.88%) MPLS
7 8 (1.67%) LAN
7 8 (1.67%) SAN
8 7 (1.46%) 4G
8 7 (1.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (1.46%) DNS
8 7 (1.46%) WAN
9 6 (1.25%) LTE
9 6 (1.25%) Wireless
10 5 (1.04%) DHCP
10 5 (1.04%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (1.04%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.04%) WLAN
11 4 (0.83%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 12 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.25%) Big Data
6 5 (1.04%) DataStage
6 5 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
6 5 (1.04%) Power BI
6 5 (1.04%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.83%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.83%) MySQL
7 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (0.63%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.42%) QlikView
9 2 (0.42%) SAS EBI
9 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.29%) Selenium
2 7 (1.46%) JUnit
3 6 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.25%) Maven
3 6 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.04%) Cucumber
4 5 (1.04%) TestNG
5 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.42%) AppScan
6 2 (0.42%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.42%) Metasploit
6 2 (0.42%) MSTest
6 2 (0.42%) Robot Framework
7 1 (0.21%) FishEye
7 1 (0.21%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.21%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
General
1 92 (19.17%) Telecoms
2 50 (10.42%) Retail
3 36 (7.50%) Finance
4 18 (3.75%) Billing
5 12 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.08%) Electronics
6 10 (2.08%) Marketing
7 9 (1.88%) Automotive
8 5 (1.04%) Publishing
9 3 (0.63%) Banking
10 2 (0.42%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) French Language
11 1 (0.21%) Games
11 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.21%) Legal
11 1 (0.21%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.38%) .NET
2 19 (3.96%) J2EE
2 19 (3.96%) Web Services
3 18 (3.75%) SOAP
4 14 (2.92%) Middleware
5 12 (2.50%) CSS
5 12 (2.50%) HTML
6 11 (2.29%) REST
7 10 (2.08%) XML
8 9 (1.88%) HTML5
8 9 (1.88%) jQuery
9 8 (1.67%) JSON
9 8 (1.67%) TIBCO EMS
10 6 (1.25%) Hibernate
10 6 (1.25%) Java EE
11 5 (1.04%) CSS3
11 5 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.04%) Spring
11 5 (1.04%) WebCenter
12 4 (0.83%) Grails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (3.75%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 13 (2.71%) Data Integration
4 9 (1.88%) Computer Science
4 9 (1.88%) FMCG
5 8 (1.67%) Data Conversion
6 6 (1.25%) DTV
6 6 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.25%) Internet of Things
6 6 (1.25%) Private Cloud
7 5 (1.04%) User Experience
7 5 (1.04%) VCE vBlock
7 5 (1.04%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (0.83%) Over-the-Top Content
8 4 (0.83%) PKI
8 4 (0.83%) Reference Data
8 4 (0.83%) Smartphone
9 3 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (6.67%) Windows
2 30 (6.25%) Linux
3 12 (2.50%) Unix
4 9 (1.88%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.67%) Windows 10
6 6 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.25%) Solaris
7 5 (1.04%) CentOS
8 3 (0.63%) AIX
8 3 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.42%) SUSE
9 2 (0.42%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (18.96%) Migration
2 66 (13.75%) TOGAF
3 50 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (7.71%) Data Architecture
4 37 (7.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 36 (7.50%) Workflow
6 33 (6.88%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 30 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 30 (6.25%) Presales
9 28 (5.83%) Data Modelling
9 28 (5.83%) Technical Architecture
10 26 (5.42%) SOA
11 25 (5.21%) CRM
12 24 (5.00%) ITIL
13 23 (4.79%) ETL
13 23 (4.79%) SDLC
14 22 (4.58%) ERP
15 20 (4.17%) Service Design
16 19 (3.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (9.17%) Java
2 23 (4.79%) SQL
3 15 (3.13%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.29%) C#
5 8 (1.67%) C
6 7 (1.46%) Ruby
7 6 (1.25%) C++
7 6 (1.25%) Python
7 6 (1.25%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.04%) PHP
9 4 (0.83%) Perl
10 3 (0.63%) ABAP
10 3 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.21%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.21%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.21%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 60 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 45 (9.38%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.00%) Degree
4 12 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 10 (2.08%) CISSP
6 7 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (1.46%) CISM
7 5 (1.04%) CCIE
7 5 (1.04%) CLAS
7 5 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.83%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (0.63%) CCNP
9 3 (0.63%) CEH
9 3 (0.63%) CISA
10 2 (0.42%) CCNA
10 2 (0.42%) CISMP
10 2 (0.42%) CRISC
10 2 (0.42%) GIAC
10 2 (0.42%) ISEB
10 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.25%) Data Quality
1 6 (1.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (0.63%) COBIT
2 3 (0.63%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) SLA
3 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.21%) GxP
4 1 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.21%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.21%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) RMADS
System Software
1 17 (3.54%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (0.63%) vSphere
5 2 (0.42%) Docker
6 1 (0.21%) HDFS
6 1 (0.21%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.21%) vCloud
6 1 (0.21%) XenApp
6 1 (0.21%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.04%) Puppet
2 4 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.83%) SCCM
3 3 (0.63%) Ansible
3 3 (0.63%) MOM
3 3 (0.63%) SELinux
3 3 (0.63%) vMotion
4 2 (0.42%) Amdocs OSS
4 2 (0.42%) Nagios
4 2 (0.42%) Nessus
4 2 (0.42%) Netcool
4 2 (0.42%) OpenNMS
4 2 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.21%) CA Spectrum
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (0.21%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.21%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 78 (16.25%) Microsoft
2 65 (13.54%) Oracle
3 32 (6.67%) SAP
4 24 (5.00%) Cisco
5 20 (4.17%) VMware
6 18 (3.75%) hybris
7 17 (3.54%) IBM
8 16 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (2.92%) Juniper
10 11 (2.29%) Remedy
11 10 (2.08%) Capita
11 10 (2.08%) CheckPoint
12 9 (1.88%) HP
12 9 (1.88%) TIBCO
13 8 (1.67%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.46%) ATG
14 7 (1.46%) Axway
14 7 (1.46%) Citrix
14 7 (1.46%) Informatica
14 7 (1.46%) Symantec
Newbury, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day + negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago