The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Lead Architect
Rank 120 122 106
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 6 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.083% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.091% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 4
Average daily rate
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£581 £465 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -13.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £465 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £646 £465 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £498 £475
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £64.25
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
2306 2209 2316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 89.14% 91.24% 91.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1335 1105 1029
Average daily rate £385 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 72 89
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.07 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.16% +3.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.09 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Lead Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
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Last Year
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% Change
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Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title.

1 4 (25.00%) SOA
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) SOAP
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Data Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Spanish Language
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) HTML5
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (12.50%) VoLTE
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) LTE

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 1 (6.25%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (12.50%) LTE
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 2 (12.50%) VoLTE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Subversion
1 1 (6.25%) Maven
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
General
1 3 (18.75%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) HTML
1 3 (18.75%) SOAP
1 3 (18.75%) HTML5
1 3 (18.75%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Management Information System
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) OO
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Management
2 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
2 3 (18.75%) Workflow
2 3 (18.75%) Data Management
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Software Architecture
2 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) SDLC
4 1 (6.25%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) BPMN
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) NDS
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) Novell
4 1 (6.25%) Sitecore
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix
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