The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 99 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 10 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.51% 0.32% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.35% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £513 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.81%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £505
% change year-on-year
- +8.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £82.00
Lead 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
1832 2297 2498
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.90% 92.03% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1013 1191 1306
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 143 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.90 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £47.50 £24.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Bracknell +5 7 - -
Newbury - 1 - -
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Unix
3 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) Remedy
3 6 (24.00%) BMC
3 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 6 (24.00%) Workflow
3 6 (24.00%) CMDB
3 6 (24.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (24.00%) Remedy AR System
3 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
3 6 (24.00%) Workflow Development
4 5 (20.00%) Office 365
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
5 4 (16.00%) Middleware
5 4 (16.00%) J2EE
5 4 (16.00%) Java
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
6 3 (12.00%) High Availability
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle BPM

Lead 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 2 (8.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Receivables
1 6 (24.00%) Remedy AR System
1 6 (24.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 2 (8.00%) IaaS
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) LAN
2 3 (12.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) J2EE
2 4 (16.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (12.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (4.00%) EJB
4 1 (4.00%) JSP
4 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) CMDB
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Unix
2 6 (24.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (24.00%) ITSM
1 6 (24.00%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (24.00%) Knowledge Management
1 6 (24.00%) Workflow
1 6 (24.00%) Workflow Development
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) DevOps
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) ERP
5 2 (8.00%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) BMC
2 6 (24.00%) Remedy
3 3 (12.00%) Endeca
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 2 (8.00%) FatWire
4 2 (8.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (8.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas