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 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
OSS Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 108 122
Contract jobs requiring an OSS Architect 0 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.54% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 3
Median daily rate - £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £500 £463
% change year-on-year
- +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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%

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 20 January 2017, 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 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) eTOM
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Billing
3 2 (33.33%) EAI
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Cramer
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Front Office
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) EJB
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) CRM

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (16.67%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JMS
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) eTOM
1 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) EAI
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Amdocs OSS
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco
1 1 (16.67%) Cramer