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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Technical Architecture
South East / Berkshire
Rank 84 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +5
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 20 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.67% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.81% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 18
Median daily rate £475 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £400 £446
10% offered a daily rate of more than £920 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £515 £475
% change year-on-year
-2.91% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £56.00 £49.50
% change year-on-year
-46.57% +13.13%

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
1600 2088 2114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.52% 82.01% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 750 1120 1075
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 61 46
Median hourly rate £23.90 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.16% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.57 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

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 February 2017.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram 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 February 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 +11 13 £525 +10.52%
Reading +14 2 £63 -86.11%
Newbury - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £400 -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 10 (32.26%) Retail
2 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
3 6 (19.35%) WFM
4 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.90%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
6 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.68%) Windows
6 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) ETL
7 2 (6.45%) WAN
7 2 (6.45%) J2EE
7 2 (6.45%) C
7 2 (6.45%) Java
7 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
7 2 (6.45%) CRM
7 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
7 2 (6.45%) SAP
7 2 (6.45%) EJB

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 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) CallidusCloud
1 2 (6.45%) IaaS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
1 2 (6.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.23%) BGP
2 1 (3.23%) Converged Networks
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) DSL
2 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) MPLS
2 1 (3.23%) OSPF
2 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Telepresence
2 1 (3.23%) VoIP
2 1 (3.23%) VPLS
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (32.26%) Retail
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (48.39%) Technical Leader
2 12 (38.71%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Lead Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Supply Chain Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Salesforce Technical Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Telecoms Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Workforce Management Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) EJB
1 2 (6.45%) J2EE
1 2 (6.45%) JSP
1 2 (6.45%) Web Services
1 2 (6.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (6.45%) Fat Client
1 2 (6.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.23%) Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Configuration Management
2 6 (19.35%) Business Analysis
2 6 (19.35%) WFM
3 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Service Management
4 4 (12.90%) TOGAF
5 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) CRM
6 2 (6.45%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Presales
6 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) C
2 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) CCDP
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) CCIP
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCSE
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SANS
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Ab Initio
3 2 (6.45%) Callidus
3 2 (6.45%) JDA
3 2 (6.45%) Jitterbit
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) SAP
3 2 (6.45%) Teradata
4 1 (3.23%) AppSense
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Retek
4 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.23%) Tandberg