The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
System Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 105 119 128
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 2 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.099% 0.28% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.30% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 5
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £435
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.21 £32.50 £41.50
% change year-on-year
+11.41% -21.68%

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
1881 2320 2580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.40% 92.14% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 903 1237 1281
Median daily rate £418 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 93 73
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
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 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Architect across the Berkshire region.

Systems Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (66.67%) TIBCO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) EJB
2 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) JSP
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Data Mart
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Pega
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (33.33%) IaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) PaaS
3 1 (33.33%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Systems 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
1 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mart
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) EJB
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSP
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) Servlets
1 2 (66.67%) SOAP
1 2 (66.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Pega
1 2 (66.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (66.67%) TIBCO