The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had OSS Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
OSS Architect
Rank 117 104 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs requiring an OSS Architect 4 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.17% 0.50% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.54% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £550 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
OSS 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
2202 2232 2350
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.52% 92.73% 94.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1118 1097
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 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 92 56
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 £13.20 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £39.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

OSS Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

OSS Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

OSS Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

OSS Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

OSS Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, OSS 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 OSS Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) Infovista
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 3 (42.86%) Netcool
2 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (42.86%) Fault Management
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
2 3 (42.86%) Cramer
2 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 3 (42.86%) SevOne
2 3 (42.86%) Amdocs OSS
3 2 (28.57%) Robot Framework
3 2 (28.57%) VXLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Ansible
3 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
3 2 (28.57%) OpenStack
3 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
3 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) NGOSS
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) YAML
3 2 (28.57%) OpenNMS
3 2 (28.57%) Product Management
3 2 (28.57%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Puppet

OSS 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 (28.57%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
1 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 2 (28.57%) Junos
2 2 (28.57%) MRTG
2 2 (28.57%) VXLAN
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Robot Framework
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Internet of Things
1 2 (28.57%) NGOSS
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Fault Management
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Management
1 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Problem Management
2 2 (28.57%) Product Management
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Amdocs OSS
1 3 (42.86%) Netcool
2 2 (28.57%) Ansible
2 2 (28.57%) OpenNMS
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Remedy
2 3 (42.86%) BMC
2 3 (42.86%) Cramer
2 3 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Infovista
2 3 (42.86%) SevOne
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow