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 24 January 2017 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
South East / Berkshire
Rank 89 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -10
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 18 19 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.93% 0.78% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.00% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 19
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £396 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £650 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £493 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £46.50 -

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
1567 1907 1883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.77% 78.51% 73.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 995 974
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 73 27
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.45% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.42 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 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 +14 13 £525 +31.25%
Newbury +4 1 - -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle
3 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) WFM
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (14.29%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 4 (14.29%) Service Management
6 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
7 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
7 2 (7.14%) Office 365
7 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 2 (7.14%) IaaS
7 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
7 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework

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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) CallidusCloud
1 2 (7.14%) IaaS
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Unified Communications
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) BGP
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.57%) Converged Networks
2 1 (3.57%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) DSL
2 1 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.57%) Firewall
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) IPsec
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
2 1 (3.57%) Network Security
2 1 (3.57%) OSPF
2 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.57%) Telepresence
2 1 (3.57%) VPLS
2 1 (3.57%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (32.14%) Retail
2 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Legal
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Technical Leader
2 11 (39.29%) Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Lead Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Data Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Systems Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) EJB
1 2 (7.14%) J2EE
1 2 (7.14%) JSP
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (7.14%) Fat Client
1 2 (7.14%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.57%) Data Integration
2 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Unix
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analysis
3 5 (17.86%) Migration
3 5 (17.86%) WFM
4 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
4 4 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) ERP
6 2 (7.14%) ETL
6 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Presales
6 2 (7.14%) Security Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
2 2 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.57%) CCDP
3 1 (3.57%) CCIE
3 1 (3.57%) CCIP
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.57%) Government Security Classifications
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) VMware
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
4 2 (7.14%) Callidus
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) JDA
4 2 (7.14%) Jitterbit
4 2 (7.14%) NetSuite
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) AppSense
5 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.57%) Citrix
5 1 (3.57%) Retek
5 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.57%) Tandberg