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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 9 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 225 240 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.23% 9.39% 7.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.01% 10.19% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 127 126
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.75 £52.50 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%

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
1874 2356 2582
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.51% 92.21% 93.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 1260 1284
Median daily rate £419 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.75% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £501 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 93 73
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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
Bracknell +2 52 £550 +4.76% 3
Reading -12 41 £500 - 5
Slough +9 19 £525 +9.94% 4
Maidenhead +3 16 £513 +1.48% 1
Newbury -4 6 £450 +0.27% 3
Windsor +4 2 - -
Wokingham +1 2 £426 -12.71% 1
Thatcham - 1 - -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 57 (13.51%) Oracle
2 53 (12.56%) Telecoms
2 53 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (12.32%) Cisco
4 49 (11.61%) Finance
5 48 (11.37%) Active Directory
6 47 (11.14%) Microsoft
6 47 (11.14%) Java
6 47 (11.14%) Retail
7 41 (9.72%) Migration
8 40 (9.48%) Data Modelling
9 37 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
10 36 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 34 (8.06%) Security Cleared
12 32 (7.58%) TOGAF
12 32 (7.58%) Windows
13 31 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
14 30 (7.11%) VMware
15 29 (6.87%) Data Architecture
16 28 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
16 28 (6.64%) Service Design
17 26 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
17 26 (6.16%) Firewall
18 25 (5.92%) CheckPoint
18 25 (5.92%) Degree
18 25 (5.92%) Office 365
19 24 (5.69%) SC Cleared
19 24 (5.69%) SOA
20 23 (5.45%) Data Centre
21 22 (5.21%) Analytics

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 12 (2.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 12 (2.84%) Skype for Business
2 11 (2.61%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.13%) Apache Solr
3 9 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (1.90%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.90%) OpenStack
5 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (0.95%) JBoss
6 3 (0.71%) Apache
6 3 (0.71%) CMS
7 2 (0.47%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.47%) Documentum
7 2 (0.47%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.47%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.24%) SAS
8 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (4.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.95%) MS Office
2 4 (0.95%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (4.50%) Maximo
2 7 (1.66%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.71%) BusinessWorks
3 3 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.71%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.47%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.47%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.24%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.24%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (5.92%) Office 365
4 15 (3.55%) PaaS
5 14 (3.32%) SaaS
6 13 (3.08%) IaaS
7 7 (1.66%) Azure Active Directory
8 6 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.18%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (1.18%) SoftLayer
10 3 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.47%) CallidusCloud
12 1 (0.24%) Force.com
12 1 (0.24%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 26 (6.16%) Firewall
2 19 (4.50%) SAN
3 18 (4.27%) LAN
3 18 (4.27%) WAN
4 17 (4.03%) LTE
5 16 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
5 16 (3.79%) Network Security
6 14 (3.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (3.08%) NetScaler
8 12 (2.84%) GSM
8 12 (2.84%) Skype
9 11 (2.61%) DNS
9 11 (2.61%) HSPA
9 11 (2.61%) VPN
9 11 (2.61%) WCDMA
10 9 (2.13%) MPLS
11 8 (1.90%) BGP
11 8 (1.90%) LDAP
12 7 (1.66%) VSAN
13 5 (1.18%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.84%) Big Data
2 12 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (2.61%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.37%) Oracle Database
5 9 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (1.66%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.71%) OLAP
8 3 (0.71%) OLTP
9 2 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.47%) Data Lake
9 2 (0.47%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.47%) HBase
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.47%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.47%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (3.79%) Android Studio
1 16 (3.79%) Xcode
2 8 (1.90%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.71%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.24%) ERwin
4 1 (0.24%) JUnit
4 1 (0.24%) LSMW
4 1 (0.24%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.24%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (12.56%) Telecoms
2 49 (11.61%) Finance
3 47 (11.14%) Retail
4 15 (3.55%) Publishing
5 7 (1.66%) Marketing
6 5 (1.18%) French Language
6 5 (1.18%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.18%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.18%) Spanish Language
7 4 (0.95%) Banking
7 4 (0.95%) Billing
8 3 (0.71%) Electronics
8 3 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.47%) Advertising
9 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Front Office
10 1 (0.24%) Law
10 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.50%) XML
2 18 (4.27%) Web Services
3 14 (3.32%) SAML
4 13 (3.08%) .NET
5 9 (2.13%) SOAP
6 8 (1.90%) CSS
6 8 (1.90%) Middleware
7 6 (1.42%) HTML
7 6 (1.42%) J2EE
7 6 (1.42%) Java EE
8 5 (1.18%) JSP
8 5 (1.18%) REST
9 4 (0.95%) CORBA
9 4 (0.95%) EJB
9 4 (0.95%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.71%) RESTful
10 3 (0.71%) Servlets
11 2 (0.47%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.47%) HTML5
11 2 (0.47%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.45%) Data Centre
3 14 (3.32%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (2.13%) PKI
6 8 (1.90%) Data Structures
6 8 (1.90%) FlexPod
6 8 (1.90%) Public Cloud
7 6 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.18%) Taxonomies
9 4 (0.95%) Life Science
9 4 (0.95%) User Experience
9 4 (0.95%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 3 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.71%) FMCG
10 3 (0.71%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.47%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.58%) Windows
2 18 (4.27%) Windows Server
3 16 (3.79%) Android
4 12 (2.84%) Linux
5 10 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.13%) Unix
7 6 (1.42%) Solaris
8 4 (0.95%) Windows 10
9 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.47%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.24%) AIX
11 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.24%) CentOS
11 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (12.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (9.72%) Migration
3 40 (9.48%) Data Modelling
4 37 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (7.58%) TOGAF
6 29 (6.87%) Data Architecture
7 28 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
7 28 (6.64%) Service Design
8 24 (5.69%) SOA
9 22 (5.21%) Analytics
10 21 (4.98%) Project Management
11 19 (4.50%) Mentoring
12 18 (4.27%) Presales
13 15 (3.55%) Coaching
14 14 (3.32%) Data Security
14 14 (3.32%) Enterprise Architecture
15 13 (3.08%) Data Migration
15 13 (3.08%) Problem Management
15 13 (3.08%) SDLC
15 13 (3.08%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (11.14%) Java
2 15 (3.55%) SQL
3 12 (2.84%) Apple Swift
3 12 (2.84%) Objective-C
4 9 (2.13%) PowerShell
4 9 (2.13%) Python
5 8 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 7 (1.66%) Perl
7 6 (1.42%) Ruby
8 5 (1.18%) T-SQL
9 4 (0.95%) C
10 2 (0.47%) C#
10 2 (0.47%) PHP
11 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.24%) Scala
11 1 (0.24%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.24%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.24%) VBA
11 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 34 (8.06%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.92%) Degree
3 24 (5.69%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.37%) CISMP
4 10 (2.37%) CRISC
5 8 (1.90%) DV Cleared
6 7 (1.66%) CISSP
6 7 (1.66%) CLAS
7 6 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.42%) PhD
8 5 (1.18%) CCNP
8 5 (1.18%) SANS
9 4 (0.95%) CCNA
9 4 (0.95%) CISA
9 4 (0.95%) CISM
9 4 (0.95%) VCDX
10 3 (0.71%) CCIE
10 3 (0.71%) MCSE
10 3 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.47%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (3.08%) QA
3 10 (2.37%) PCI DSS
4 8 (1.90%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (1.18%) SLA
6 2 (0.47%) COBIT
6 2 (0.47%) GDPR
6 2 (0.47%) HIPAA
7 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.24%) RMADS
7 1 (0.24%) WCAG
7 1 (0.24%) Web Application Security Consortium
System Software
1 48 (11.37%) Active Directory
2 18 (4.27%) vCloud
3 17 (4.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (2.37%) vSphere
5 8 (1.90%) Hyper-V
6 6 (1.42%) XenApp
7 5 (1.18%) Docker
7 5 (1.18%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.47%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.24%) KVM
11 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.24%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.61%) vRealize
2 10 (2.37%) Ansible
2 10 (2.37%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 10 (2.37%) Puppet
3 9 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.18%) vMotion
5 3 (0.71%) SCCM
5 3 (0.71%) Tivoli
5 3 (0.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
7 1 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.24%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
7 1 (0.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.24%) Kibana
7 1 (0.24%) logstash
7 1 (0.24%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 57 (13.51%) Oracle
2 52 (12.32%) Cisco
3 47 (11.14%) Microsoft
4 30 (7.11%) VMware
5 25 (5.92%) CheckPoint
6 17 (4.03%) Palo Alto
7 15 (3.55%) Apple
7 15 (3.55%) SAP
8 12 (2.84%) NetApp
8 12 (2.84%) TIBCO
9 10 (2.37%) Citrix
10 9 (2.13%) EMC
10 9 (2.13%) HP
11 8 (1.90%) Ab Initio
12 7 (1.66%) F5
12 7 (1.66%) Fortinet
12 7 (1.66%) Juniper
12 7 (1.66%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (1.66%) webMethods
13 6 (1.42%) IBM
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Reading
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Rate: £425 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
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Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Posted: 6 days ago
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