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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 229 198 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 9.68% 8.02% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.47% 8.67% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 93 87
Median daily rate £500 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £398 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.15 £60.00
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -28.08%
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
2187 2285 2358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.43% 92.59% 94.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1145 1104
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 98 55
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.32 £36.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -5 53 £500 -4.76% 9
Bracknell -4 33 £525 +9.09%
Newbury +4 27 £500 -9.09%
Maidenhead -4 10 £523 +31.44% 2
Slough +8 8 £450 -12.62% 2
Wokingham 0 5 £475 -17.39%
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 84 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 82 (16.73%) Migration
3 76 (15.51%) Microsoft
4 64 (13.06%) Oracle
5 63 (12.86%) Security Cleared
6 58 (11.84%) TOGAF
7 50 (10.20%) SC Cleared
8 46 (9.39%) Retail
9 45 (9.18%) Java
10 42 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (7.76%) Workflow
11 38 (7.76%) Finance
12 37 (7.55%) Windows
13 35 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
14 34 (6.94%) Linux
15 33 (6.73%) SharePoint
16 32 (6.53%) Data Architecture
16 32 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
17 31 (6.33%) Data Modelling
17 31 (6.33%) SOA
18 30 (6.12%) Cisco
18 30 (6.12%) Data Centre
19 29 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
20 28 (5.71%) Network Security
20 28 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
21 27 (5.51%) Presales
21 27 (5.51%) CRM
21 27 (5.51%) SQL
21 27 (5.51%) SQL Server
22 26 (5.31%) ERP

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 33 (6.73%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.27%) CMS
3 13 (2.65%) OpenStack
4 9 (1.84%) BizTalk Server
4 9 (1.84%) MQSeries
4 9 (1.84%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 5 (1.02%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.02%) Apache
6 5 (1.02%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.82%) Documentum
7 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
8 3 (0.61%) JBoss
8 3 (0.61%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.41%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.41%) IIS
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.82%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.41%) InDesign
3 2 (0.41%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) MS Project
3 2 (0.41%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (0.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 12 (2.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.84%) Oracle BPM
3 8 (1.63%) BusinessWorks
3 8 (1.63%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (1.02%) Remedy AR System
4 5 (1.02%) SAP ERP
4 5 (1.02%) SAP IS-U
5 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (0.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.20%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.69%) Office 365
3 13 (2.65%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.04%) SaaS
5 5 (1.02%) PaaS
6 4 (0.82%) IaaS
7 3 (0.61%) Force.com
8 2 (0.41%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
9 1 (0.20%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 28 (5.71%) Network Security
2 26 (5.31%) Firewall
3 18 (3.67%) 3G
3 18 (3.67%) Internet
3 18 (3.67%) VPN
4 14 (2.86%) VoIP
5 11 (2.24%) LAN
5 11 (2.24%) MPLS
5 11 (2.24%) WAN
6 9 (1.84%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (1.43%) 4G
7 7 (1.43%) DNS
7 7 (1.43%) SAN
8 6 (1.22%) LTE
8 6 (1.22%) Wireless
9 5 (1.02%) BGP
9 5 (1.02%) DHCP
9 5 (1.02%) IPsec
9 5 (1.02%) OSPF
9 5 (1.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 12 (2.45%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.63%) Oracle Database
4 7 (1.43%) Big Data
4 7 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.22%) RDBMS
6 5 (1.02%) DataStage
6 5 (1.02%) IBM InfoSphere
7 4 (0.82%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.82%) MySQL
7 4 (0.82%) Power BI
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
8 2 (0.41%) QlikView
8 2 (0.41%) SAS EBI
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (2.24%) Selenium
2 6 (1.22%) JUnit
3 5 (1.02%) Cucumber
3 5 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.02%) Maven
3 5 (1.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (1.02%) TestNG
4 3 (0.61%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.41%) AppScan
5 2 (0.41%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.41%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (0.41%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.41%) MSTest
5 2 (0.41%) Robot Framework
6 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.20%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.20%) WebDriver
General
1 84 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 46 (9.39%) Retail
3 38 (7.76%) Finance
4 14 (2.86%) Billing
5 9 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.43%) Electronics
7 6 (1.22%) Automotive
7 6 (1.22%) Marketing
8 5 (1.02%) Publishing
9 3 (0.61%) Banking
10 2 (0.41%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) French Language
11 1 (0.20%) Games
11 1 (0.20%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Legal
11 1 (0.20%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (4.49%) .NET
2 20 (4.08%) Middleware
2 20 (4.08%) Web Services
3 17 (3.47%) SOAP
4 16 (3.27%) J2EE
5 13 (2.65%) HTML
6 12 (2.45%) CSS
7 11 (2.24%) Oracle Fusion
7 11 (2.24%) WebCenter
7 11 (2.24%) XML
8 10 (2.04%) REST
9 9 (1.84%) HTML5
9 9 (1.84%) jQuery
10 8 (1.63%) TIBCO EMS
11 7 (1.43%) JSON
12 5 (1.02%) CSS3
12 5 (1.02%) Hibernate
12 5 (1.02%) Java EE
13 4 (0.82%) AngularJS
13 4 (0.82%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.12%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.45%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.24%) FMCG
6 10 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 10 (2.04%) Data Integration
7 8 (1.63%) CMDB
7 8 (1.63%) Data Conversion
8 7 (1.43%) Internet of Things
8 7 (1.43%) Private Cloud
9 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.02%) Replication
9 5 (1.02%) User Experience
9 5 (1.02%) VCE vBlock
10 4 (0.82%) PKI
10 4 (0.82%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.82%) Smartphone
10 4 (0.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (7.55%) Windows
2 34 (6.94%) Linux
3 13 (2.65%) Unix
4 9 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 8 (1.63%) Windows 10
6 5 (1.02%) Solaris
7 4 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) VMS
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (16.73%) Migration
2 58 (11.84%) TOGAF
3 42 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (7.76%) Workflow
5 35 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 32 (6.53%) Data Architecture
7 31 (6.33%) Data Modelling
7 31 (6.33%) SOA
8 29 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
9 28 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 27 (5.51%) CRM
10 27 (5.51%) Presales
11 26 (5.31%) Business Intelligence
11 26 (5.31%) ERP
12 24 (4.90%) E-Commerce
12 24 (4.90%) High Availability
13 23 (4.69%) Project Management
14 22 (4.49%) ETL
14 22 (4.49%) ITIL
15 20 (4.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 45 (9.18%) Java
2 27 (5.51%) SQL
3 16 (3.27%) JavaScript
4 11 (2.24%) C#
5 10 (2.04%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.22%) C
7 5 (1.02%) C++
7 5 (1.02%) PHP
7 5 (1.02%) Python
7 5 (1.02%) Ruby
8 3 (0.61%) Perl
9 2 (0.41%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.20%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.20%) VB
10 1 (0.20%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 63 (12.86%) Security Cleared
2 50 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 25 (5.10%) Degree
4 10 (2.04%) CISSP
5 9 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (1.63%) DV Cleared
7 7 (1.43%) CISM
8 6 (1.22%) CCIE
9 5 (1.02%) CCNP
9 5 (1.02%) CLAS
10 4 (0.82%) CESG Certified Professional
10 4 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.61%) CCNA
11 3 (0.61%) CEH
11 3 (0.61%) CISA
12 2 (0.41%) CISMP
12 2 (0.41%) CRISC
12 2 (0.41%) GIAC
12 2 (0.41%) ISEB
12 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
1 3 (0.61%) QA
1 3 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (0.61%) SLA
2 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.20%) COBIT
3 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.20%) GxP
3 1 (0.20%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 21 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.41%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.41%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.20%) Docker
5 1 (0.20%) HDFS
5 1 (0.20%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.20%) vCloud
5 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.20%) vSphere
5 1 (0.20%) XenApp
5 1 (0.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (1.43%) SCCM
2 5 (1.02%) Puppet
3 4 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.61%) Amdocs OSS
4 3 (0.61%) Ansible
4 3 (0.61%) MIMEsweeper
4 3 (0.61%) Netcool
5 2 (0.41%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.41%) MOM
5 2 (0.41%) Nagios
5 2 (0.41%) Nessus
5 2 (0.41%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Identity Management
5 2 (0.41%) vMotion
6 1 (0.20%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (0.20%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.20%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.20%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.20%) SELinux
Vendors
1 76 (15.51%) Microsoft
2 64 (13.06%) Oracle
3 30 (6.12%) Cisco
4 24 (4.90%) SAP
5 19 (3.88%) VMware
6 16 (3.27%) IBM
7 15 (3.06%) Juniper
7 15 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.65%) Remedy
9 11 (2.24%) BMC
9 11 (2.24%) Endeca
10 10 (2.04%) CheckPoint
10 10 (2.04%) Citrix
10 10 (2.04%) hybris
11 9 (1.84%) Capita
11 9 (1.84%) FatWire
11 9 (1.84%) Informatica
12 8 (1.63%) HP
12 8 (1.63%) TIBCO
13 7 (1.43%) Symantec
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