The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 87 81 59
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 35 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.38% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.50% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 54
Median daily rate £500 £480 £533
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £430 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £525 £518
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50
Technical 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
1856 2338 2467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.89% 91.90% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 1214 1303
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 148 58
Median hourly rate £14.50 £21.55 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.71% +19.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £47.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Reading -10 6 £500 +5.26% 2
Maidenhead +1 3 - -
Bracknell +1 2 £475 -9.52% 1
Slough - 2 £550 -
Newbury +6 1 - -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 14 (31.82%) SQL
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 8 (18.18%) Web Services
2 8 (18.18%) Unix
3 7 (15.91%) ITSM
3 7 (15.91%) Workflow
3 7 (15.91%) Remedy
3 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
3 7 (15.91%) BMC
3 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
3 7 (15.91%) XML
3 7 (15.91%) Java
3 7 (15.91%) Knowledge Management
3 7 (15.91%) CMDB
3 7 (15.91%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (15.91%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (15.91%) Workflow Development
4 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
4 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Windows
5 5 (11.36%) Microservices
6 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
6 4 (9.09%) Office 365
6 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (9.09%) Retail

Technical 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 4 (9.09%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (15.91%) Remedy AR System
1 7 (15.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (4.55%) Eloqua
3 1 (2.27%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.27%) Force.com
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Skype
2 1 (2.27%) LAN
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
2 1 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (2.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.27%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.09%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Italian Language
3 1 (2.27%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) Web Services
2 7 (15.91%) XML
3 3 (6.82%) J2EE
3 3 (6.82%) RESTful
4 2 (4.55%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) EJB
4 2 (4.55%) JSP
4 2 (4.55%) LAMP
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (2.27%) CSS3
5 1 (2.27%) ELK Stack
5 1 (2.27%) HTML5
5 1 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) SignalR
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.27%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) CMDB
2 4 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.27%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Unix
2 5 (11.36%) Windows
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.27%) Solaris
5 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Data Modelling
1 7 (15.91%) ITSM
1 7 (15.91%) Kalman Filter
1 7 (15.91%) Knowledge Management
1 7 (15.91%) Workflow
1 7 (15.91%) Workflow Development
2 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Migration
3 5 (11.36%) Microservices
4 4 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 4 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.82%) BDD
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
5 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.82%) ERP
5 3 (6.82%) Open Source
5 3 (6.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) C
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (2.27%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.27%) C#
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.82%) XenApp
2 3 (6.82%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.27%) Kibana
2 1 (2.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Oracle
2 7 (15.91%) BMC
2 7 (15.91%) Remedy
3 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) Ab Initio
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.55%) IBM
5 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.55%) webMethods
6 1 (2.27%) Callidus
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco
6 1 (2.27%) F5
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) NetSuite
6 1 (2.27%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.27%) Pega
6 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.27%) Veritas
6 1 (2.27%) VMware