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 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 91 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 10 20 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.52% 0.82% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.91% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 35
Median daily rate £475 £444 £545
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.04% -18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £430 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £523 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £502 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.50

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
1787 2202 2432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.59% 90.62% 93.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 1126 1229
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £510 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 117 55
Median hourly rate £14.75 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £63.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bracknell +4 2 £475 -17.39%
Newbury +3 1 - -
Windsor +1 1 - -
Reading -1 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Slough - 1 - -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) Java
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) XML
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 5 (16.67%) Office 365
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (13.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (13.33%) Skype
6 3 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) SDLC
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.00%) Microservices
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (10.00%) J2EE
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 3 (10.00%) TIBCO

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 (13.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.33%) CallidusCloud
4 1 (3.33%) Force.com
4 1 (3.33%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.33%) Skype
2 1 (3.33%) DNS
2 1 (3.33%) LAN
2 1 (3.33%) LDAP
2 1 (3.33%) Network Security
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
2 1 (3.33%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) Redis
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (6.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) French Language
2 1 (3.33%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (3.33%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) XML
2 3 (10.00%) J2EE
2 3 (10.00%) RESTful
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) EJB
3 2 (6.67%) JSP
3 2 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) Ajax
4 1 (3.33%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.33%) HTML
4 1 (3.33%) Mason
4 1 (3.33%) Middleware
4 1 (3.33%) OAuth
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.33%) SAML
4 1 (3.33%) Servlets
4 1 (3.33%) SOAP
4 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) VCE vBlock
3 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (13.33%) Data Architecture
2 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) BDD
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Microservices
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
3 3 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.67%) ETL
4 2 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (6.67%) Presales
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) SOA
4 2 (6.67%) Software Architecture
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) C
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.33%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Ruby
3 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
1 1 (3.33%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.00%) XenApp
2 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.33%) vCloud
3 1 (3.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Ansible
1 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Kibana
1 1 (3.33%) logstash
1 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.33%) Puppet
1 1 (3.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Citrix
2 3 (10.00%) TIBCO
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
4 1 (3.33%) Callidus
4 1 (3.33%) F5
4 1 (3.33%) HP
4 1 (3.33%) Jitterbit
4 1 (3.33%) NetSuite
4 1 (3.33%) Nimsoft
4 1 (3.33%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.33%) Pega
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.33%) Veritas