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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 10 13 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 175 202 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.94% 8.36% 9.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.68% 9.24% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 113 131
Median daily rate £513 £500 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £59.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +61.76%

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
1808 2185 2383
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.39% 90.44% 93.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 929 1124 1233
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 118 51
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.05 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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
Reading -8 44 £488 -2.50% 7
Bracknell +2 27 £550 +15.78% 1
Maidenhead +1 13 £513 -18.00%
Slough -5 7 £500 +11.11% 8
Newbury -3 3 £320 -28.69%
Wokingham -4 3 £426 -
Windsor - 2 - -
Thatcham - 1 - -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 69 (15.68%) Oracle
2 54 (12.27%) Java
3 52 (11.82%) Cisco
4 50 (11.36%) Telecoms
5 49 (11.14%) Migration
5 49 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 49 (11.14%) Active Directory
6 48 (10.91%) Retail
7 46 (10.45%) Microsoft
8 44 (10.00%) Finance
9 43 (9.77%) Data Modelling
10 36 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
11 35 (7.95%) Windows
11 35 (7.95%) VMware
12 34 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
13 33 (7.50%) Security Cleared
13 33 (7.50%) TOGAF
14 32 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (7.05%) SOA
16 28 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
17 27 (6.14%) Data Architecture
18 26 (5.91%) Firewall
18 26 (5.91%) E-Commerce
18 26 (5.91%) Analytics
18 26 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
19 25 (5.68%) SQL
20 24 (5.45%) Degree
20 24 (5.45%) Office 365
20 24 (5.45%) Data Centre
21 23 (5.23%) Presales

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 15 (3.41%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.73%) Skype for Business
3 11 (2.50%) Apache Solr
3 11 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (1.82%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 6 (1.36%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.14%) JBoss
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
6 5 (1.14%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.91%) CMS
8 3 (0.68%) Apache
8 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
8 3 (0.68%) Tuxedo
8 3 (0.68%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) MS Office
2 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (4.32%) Maximo
2 5 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.91%) BusinessWorks
3 4 (0.91%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (0.91%) SAP PS
4 3 (0.68%) SAP BPC
4 3 (0.68%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.45%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 1 (0.23%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP GRC
6 1 (0.23%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (5.45%) Office 365
4 17 (3.86%) PaaS
5 15 (3.41%) SaaS
6 12 (2.73%) IaaS
7 7 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.14%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (1.14%) SoftLayer
9 5 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.45%) CallidusCloud
11 1 (0.23%) Boomi
11 1 (0.23%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.91%) Firewall
2 22 (5.00%) LAN
2 22 (5.00%) WAN
3 21 (4.77%) Network Security
4 20 (4.55%) SAN
5 16 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (3.18%) LTE
7 13 (2.95%) NetScaler
8 12 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (2.73%) MPLS
8 12 (2.73%) Skype
8 12 (2.73%) VPN
9 11 (2.50%) DNS
10 9 (2.05%) 3G
11 8 (1.82%) VoIP
12 7 (1.59%) BGP
12 7 (1.59%) LDAP
12 7 (1.59%) VSAN
13 6 (1.36%) GSM
13 6 (1.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.77%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (3.86%) SQL Server
3 13 (2.95%) Big Data
3 13 (2.95%) Hadoop
4 9 (2.05%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.82%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.14%) SAP BW
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.91%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.68%) OLAP
8 3 (0.68%) OLTP
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.45%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.45%) DB2
9 2 (0.45%) PowerCenter
9 2 (0.45%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (2.05%) Android Studio
1 9 (2.05%) Xcode
2 8 (1.82%) Vagrant
3 4 (0.91%) Selenium
4 3 (0.68%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.45%) JUnit
6 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.23%) LSMW
6 1 (0.23%) Maven
6 1 (0.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.23%) TestNG
6 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 48 (10.91%) Retail
3 44 (10.00%) Finance
4 10 (2.27%) Billing
5 9 (2.05%) Marketing
6 8 (1.82%) Publishing
7 6 (1.36%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.14%) Banking
8 5 (1.14%) French Language
8 5 (1.14%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.14%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 3 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.45%) Advertising
10 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Law
11 1 (0.23%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.09%) XML
2 15 (3.41%) Middleware
2 15 (3.41%) SAML
3 14 (3.18%) HTML
4 12 (2.73%) .NET
4 12 (2.73%) Web Services
5 11 (2.50%) CSS
5 11 (2.50%) Java EE
6 8 (1.82%) J2EE
7 7 (1.59%) SOAP
7 7 (1.59%) Spring
8 5 (1.14%) Ajax
8 5 (1.14%) RESTful
9 4 (0.91%) JSP
9 4 (0.91%) XSLT
10 3 (0.68%) CORBA
10 3 (0.68%) EJB
10 3 (0.68%) REST
10 3 (0.68%) XML Schema
11 2 (0.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (5.91%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 17 (3.86%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.95%) Visualisation
5 10 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 10 (2.27%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (2.05%) Public Cloud
7 8 (1.82%) Data Structures
7 8 (1.82%) FlexPod
7 8 (1.82%) Mathematics
7 8 (1.82%) PKI
7 8 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.14%) FMCG
9 5 (1.14%) User Experience
10 4 (0.91%) Life Science
10 4 (0.91%) Management Information System
10 4 (0.91%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.91%) VCE vBlock
11 3 (0.68%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (7.95%) Windows
2 19 (4.32%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.64%) Linux
4 10 (2.27%) Unix
5 9 (2.05%) Android
5 9 (2.05%) Solaris
6 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (0.91%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.45%) AIX
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (11.14%) Migration
1 49 (11.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (9.77%) Data Modelling
3 34 (7.73%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (7.50%) TOGAF
5 32 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
6 31 (7.05%) SOA
7 27 (6.14%) Data Architecture
8 26 (5.91%) Analytics
8 26 (5.91%) E-Commerce
9 23 (5.23%) Presales
10 22 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 20 (4.55%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.09%) Data Migration
13 17 (3.86%) Project Management
13 17 (3.86%) Service Design
14 16 (3.64%) UML
15 15 (3.41%) Coaching
15 15 (3.41%) Open Source
16 14 (3.18%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 54 (12.27%) Java
2 25 (5.68%) SQL
3 15 (3.41%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.05%) Python
5 7 (1.59%) C
5 7 (1.59%) Perl
5 7 (1.59%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.36%) Apple Swift
6 6 (1.36%) Objective-C
6 6 (1.36%) Ruby
7 4 (0.91%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.91%) VBA
7 4 (0.91%) XPath
8 3 (0.68%) C#
9 2 (0.45%) PHP
9 2 (0.45%) VBScript
10 1 (0.23%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 24 (5.45%) Degree
3 22 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.50%) CISMP
4 11 (2.50%) CRISC
5 9 (2.05%) CISSP
6 8 (1.82%) PhD
7 7 (1.59%) CLAS
8 6 (1.36%) CISM
8 6 (1.36%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.14%) CCNP
9 5 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (1.14%) SANS
10 4 (0.91%) CISA
10 4 (0.91%) VCDX
11 3 (0.68%) CCIE
11 3 (0.68%) CCNA
12 2 (0.45%) GCIH
12 2 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.50%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.82%) QA
4 7 (1.59%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.36%) SLA
6 3 (0.68%) COBIT
7 2 (0.45%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.23%) EFQM
8 1 (0.23%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.23%) RMADS
8 1 (0.23%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 49 (11.14%) Active Directory
2 20 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (4.09%) vCloud
4 12 (2.73%) vSphere
5 8 (1.82%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.36%) Docker
6 6 (1.36%) XenApp
7 5 (1.14%) VMware ESX
7 5 (1.14%) XenDesktop
8 3 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.45%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.23%) Firmware
10 1 (0.23%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.23%) KVM
10 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.23%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.50%) Puppet
1 11 (2.50%) vRealize
2 10 (2.27%) Ansible
2 10 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 5 (1.14%) vMotion
4 4 (0.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (0.68%) SCCM
5 3 (0.68%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.45%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.45%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Amdocs OSS
7 1 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.23%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.23%) Kibana
7 1 (0.23%) logstash
7 1 (0.23%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.23%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 69 (15.68%) Oracle
2 52 (11.82%) Cisco
3 46 (10.45%) Microsoft
4 35 (7.95%) VMware
5 21 (4.77%) CheckPoint
6 19 (4.32%) Ab Initio
6 19 (4.32%) Palo Alto
7 17 (3.86%) IBM
7 17 (3.86%) SAP
8 12 (2.73%) webMethods
9 11 (2.50%) Citrix
9 11 (2.50%) NetApp
9 11 (2.50%) TIBCO
10 10 (2.27%) HP
11 9 (2.05%) F5
12 8 (1.82%) Apple
12 8 (1.82%) EMC
13 7 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.36%) Google
14 6 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
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