The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 15 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 2 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.27% - 3.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% - 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £47.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +4.44%
Architect
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Maidenhead 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
Maidenhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
67 97 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Maidenhead 76.14% 93.27% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 32 43
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £42.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.17% +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) VPN
2 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 8 (42.11%) LAN
2 8 (42.11%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) SMTP
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
2 8 (42.11%) MPLS
2 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (36.84%) HTTP
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (31.58%) CCNA
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (31.58%) MCITP
4 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) ITIL
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
6 3 (15.79%) Interactive Media
6 3 (15.79%) Information Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Maidenhead region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.53%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) LAN
1 8 (42.11%) WAN
1 8 (42.11%) SMTP
1 8 (42.11%) VPN
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
1 8 (42.11%) MPLS
1 8 (42.11%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) Intranet
3 1 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (5.26%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BW
1 1 (5.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
1 3 (15.79%) Interactive Media
2 1 (5.26%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
2 3 (15.79%) Graphic Design
2 3 (15.79%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
1 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Project Management
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Information Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) IT Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Process Management
4 2 (10.53%) CMMI
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Security Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) User Stories
4 2 (10.53%) Service Continuity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Information Security
5 1 (5.26%) Line Management
5 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNA
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (31.58%) MCITP
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Cisco
2 8 (42.11%) CheckPoint
3 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Remedy
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) SAP