The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 110 88 108
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +20
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 9 32 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.41% 1.28% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.68% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 10
Median daily rate £550 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £562 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £473 £471 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +4.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.05 £42.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-49.89% +86.66%
Technical Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1783 1905 1861
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.68% 76.08% 76.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 1116 892
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.00% +105.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Bracknell -6 2 £444 +4.41%
Maidenhead -8 2 £600 -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 7 (28.00%) Service Management
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) ERP
2 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (20.00%) Office 365
4 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (12.00%) Pega
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (12.00%) IIS
5 3 (12.00%) C#
5 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
5 3 (12.00%) SOA
5 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (12.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (12.00%) SDLC

Technical Architecture
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 3 (12.00%) IIS
1 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) WAN
2 2 (8.00%) BGP
2 2 (8.00%) Converged Networks
2 2 (8.00%) DSL
2 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) IP Telephony
2 2 (8.00%) IPsec
2 2 (8.00%) LAN
2 2 (8.00%) MPLS
2 2 (8.00%) OSPF
2 2 (8.00%) Telepresence
2 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (8.00%) VoIP
2 2 (8.00%) VPLS
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) xDSL
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (4.00%) Firewall
3 1 (4.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Bower
1 1 (4.00%) FxCop
1 1 (4.00%) Grunt
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) JSHint
1 1 (4.00%) Moq
1 1 (4.00%) NDepend
1 1 (4.00%) NUnit
1 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (4.00%) Selenium
1 1 (4.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (4.00%) Subversion
1 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Publishing
3 1 (4.00%) Legal
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (84.00%) Architect
2 7 (28.00%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (24.00%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Leader
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Enterprise Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Thrift
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) jQuery
2 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
2 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
2 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (8.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (28.00%) Service Management
2 6 (24.00%) ERP
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Scrum
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (12.00%) SOA
4 3 (12.00%) Target Operating Model
4 3 (12.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (12.00%) Workflow
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) EAI
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
5 2 (8.00%) Presales
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) Python
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) CCDP
1 2 (8.00%) CCIE
1 2 (8.00%) CCIP
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) CCNP
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (4.00%) MCSA
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.00%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (8.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) Pega
4 2 (8.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Tandberg
5 1 (4.00%) AppSense
5 1 (4.00%) Capita
5 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Marketo
5 1 (4.00%) NetSuite
5 1 (4.00%) Retek
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) VMware