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 24 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Architect
Rank 107 103 124
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +21
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 16 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.68% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.39% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 4
Median daily rate £525 £450 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £550 £625
% change year-on-year
- -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2179 2284 2349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.45% 92.77% 93.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 1142 1086
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 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 94 58
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 £13.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £39.00 £32.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 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
Bracknell -3 4 £563 +28.57%
Newbury - 3 £360 -
Reading -11 1 £475 -5.00% 1
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Java
3 8 (30.77%) J2EE
3 8 (30.77%) Middleware
3 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (30.77%) Endeca
3 8 (30.77%) WebCenter
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle BPM
4 7 (26.92%) Open Source
4 7 (26.92%) Windows
5 6 (23.08%) Linux
5 6 (23.08%) UML
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) FatWire
5 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 6 (23.08%) High Availability
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
5 6 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
6 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
7 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 3 (11.54%) Migration
8 3 (11.54%) Use Case
8 3 (11.54%) Retail
8 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
8 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Degree

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 6 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) WLAN
2 1 (3.85%) ZigBee
General
1 3 (11.54%) Electronics
1 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) J2EE
1 8 (30.77%) Middleware
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle Fusion
1 8 (30.77%) WebCenter
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Virtual Team
2 3 (11.54%) Internet of Things
3 2 (7.69%) CMDB
4 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) PKI
4 1 (3.85%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Open Source
2 6 (23.08%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) High Availability
2 6 (23.08%) Identity Access Management
2 6 (23.08%) SOA
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) UML
3 5 (19.23%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) ArchiMate
5 3 (11.54%) E-business
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (11.54%) Use Case
6 2 (7.69%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) ITSM
6 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow
6 2 (7.69%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Shell Script
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 8 (30.77%) Endeca
3 6 (23.08%) FatWire
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) BMC
5 2 (7.69%) Capita
5 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix