The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Berkshire region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 111 101 113
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 11 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.44% 0.87% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.27% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 9
Average daily rate
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£480 £453 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% +64.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £264 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £617 £500 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £403 £449
% change year-on-year
+11.80% -10.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.58 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+10.86% +7.14%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1839 1658 2074
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.41% 68.88% 65.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 740 799
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 43
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -16.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
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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 -4 4 £575 +17.94% 7
Slough +5 3 £310 -
Newbury - 2 £480 -
Bracknell - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 10 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
3 9 (45.00%) Migration
4 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 8 (40.00%) Siebel
4 8 (40.00%) Java
5 7 (35.00%) Web Services
5 7 (35.00%) Force.com
5 7 (35.00%) Apex Code
6 6 (30.00%) Analytics
6 6 (30.00%) Visualforce
6 6 (30.00%) XML
6 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 6 (30.00%) J2EE
6 6 (30.00%) Oracle
6 6 (30.00%) SOAP
7 5 (25.00%) Validation
7 5 (25.00%) RESTful
8 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (20.00%) Ant
9 3 (15.00%) SAP
9 3 (15.00%) Finance
9 3 (15.00%) ETL
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (15.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Oracle BRM
10 2 (10.00%) ATG

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.00%) MS Project
1 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle BRM
1 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) VPN
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) MPLS
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) DSL
1 1 (5.00%) IPsec
1 1 (5.00%) xDSL
1 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications
1 1 (5.00%) MVNO
1 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (5.00%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (20.00%) Ant
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Billing
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
3 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (25.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Business Architect
5 2 (10.00%) CRM Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Integration Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (5.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) ETL Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 6 (30.00%) Visualforce
2 6 (30.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) J2EE
2 6 (30.00%) SOAP
3 5 (25.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) WebCenter
5 1 (5.00%) Struts
5 1 (5.00%) COM
5 1 (5.00%) SAML
5 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) NHS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.00%) IPTV
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) CRM
2 9 (45.00%) Migration
3 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Analytics
5 5 (25.00%) Validation
6 4 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (15.00%) ETL
7 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
9 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 1 (5.00%) ERP
9 1 (5.00%) SOA
9 1 (5.00%) ITIL
9 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.00%) B2B
9 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 7 (35.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCIE
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) CCIP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCDP
1 1 (5.00%) ISEB
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 8 (40.00%) Siebel
3 6 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (15.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) ATG
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.00%) Cognos
6 1 (5.00%) Adobe
6 1 (5.00%) Genesys
6 1 (5.00%) Informatica
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Mitel
6 1 (5.00%) FatWire
6 1 (5.00%) Tandberg
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