The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had IT Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 103 119 126
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +7
Contract jobs requiring an IT Architect 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.045% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £475 £535
% change year-on-year
-13.68% -11.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £63.00 -

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
1790 2214 2426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.55% 90.59% 93.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 908 1129 1240
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £515 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 119 52
Median hourly rate £15.75 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -10.25%
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 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IT Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IT 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 IT Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 20 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 +1 1 - -
IT Architect
South East

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Billing
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Revenue Management
2 2 (25.00%) LTE
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) eTOM
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) CISSP
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) CISA
2 2 (25.00%) 3G
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management

IT 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) 3G
1 2 (25.00%) LTE
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Network Security
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (25.00%) Billing
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
1 3 (37.50%) Security Management
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (25.00%) CRM
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) eTOM
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Revenue Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Data Loss Prevention
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISA
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CISM
2 1 (12.50%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PCI DSS
2 1 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) VMware