The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 92 95 113
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 26 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.04% 1.26% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.35% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 29 10
Average daily rate £463 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £470 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £630 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £483
% change year-on-year
- +3.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £49.50 £44.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.23%
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
2279 2517 2493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.45% 93.15% 93.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1197 1245 1247
Average daily rate £400 £398 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +4.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 74 110
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £30.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 12 £450 -18.18% 3
Bracknell +4 5 £563 -19.64% 1
Newbury +10 4 £430 -
Windsor +1 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £438 -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
3 12 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
4 11 (18.97%) Retail
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
4 11 (18.97%) Windows
5 9 (15.52%) Oracle
5 9 (15.52%) SQL
6 8 (13.79%) Java
6 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (12.07%) Spring
7 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (12.07%) VMware
7 7 (12.07%) MCSE
7 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
7 7 (12.07%) SOA
7 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
8 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
8 6 (10.34%) ETL
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
8 6 (10.34%) Firewall
8 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
9 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
9 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (8.62%) REST

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.90%) Jetty
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Node.js
3 1 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.72%) IIS
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (1.72%) Office 365
3 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) Firewall
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
2 4 (6.90%) LAN
2 4 (6.90%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) ASN.1
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.72%) Skype
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.17%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Maven
2 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
3 1 (1.72%) JUnit
General
1 11 (18.97%) Retail
2 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.90%) Finance
4 2 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.07%) Spring
2 5 (8.62%) REST
3 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.90%) JSON
3 4 (6.90%) SOAP
3 4 (6.90%) Web Services
3 4 (6.90%) XML
4 3 (5.17%) Apache Commons
4 3 (5.17%) CSS
4 3 (5.17%) Gherkin
4 3 (5.17%) Grails
4 3 (5.17%) jQuery
4 3 (5.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (5.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.45%) .NET
5 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.45%) RESTful
5 2 (3.45%) WCF
5 2 (3.45%) WF
6 1 (1.72%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
2 4 (6.90%) SCADA
3 3 (5.17%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.17%) Replication
3 3 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.45%) CCTV
4 2 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
4 2 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) FMCG
5 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Linux
3 2 (3.45%) AIX
3 2 (3.45%) Unix
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.72%) CentOS
4 1 (1.72%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.72%) SUSE
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.69%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.07%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.07%) SOA
4 6 (10.34%) ETL
4 6 (10.34%) Migration
4 6 (10.34%) TOGAF
5 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.62%) Mentoring
6 4 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.17%) IT Governance
7 3 (5.17%) Open Source
7 3 (5.17%) Project Governance
7 3 (5.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.45%) Data Protection
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.45%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) SWOT Analysis
8 2 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) SQL
2 8 (13.79%) Java
3 3 (5.17%) Groovy
3 3 (5.17%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.17%) Ruby
4 2 (3.45%) C
4 2 (3.45%) C#
5 1 (1.72%) C++
5 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.72%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 19 (32.76%) Security Cleared
2 12 (20.69%) DV Cleared
3 7 (12.07%) MCSE
3 7 (12.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (12.07%) SC Cleared
4 3 (5.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.45%) vSphere
4 1 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.72%) AirWatch
2 1 (1.72%) MOM
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) SCOM
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Oracle
3 7 (12.07%) VMware
4 4 (6.90%) Ab Initio
4 4 (6.90%) webMethods
5 3 (5.17%) ATG
5 3 (5.17%) Cisco
5 3 (5.17%) hybris
5 3 (5.17%) Mercator
5 3 (5.17%) Software AG
6 2 (3.45%) Citrix
6 2 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.72%) Avaya
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) Informatica
7 1 (1.72%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.72%) Polycom
7 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.72%) SAP
7 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
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