The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury 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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 8 10 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 10.20% 8.59% 15.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.36% 9.48% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £453 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.49% -3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £431 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +102.85%
Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newbury 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
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
132 116 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 89.80% 90.63% 93.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 66 54
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.36 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.76% -25.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Newbury region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 8 (33.33%) SOA
4 7 (29.17%) Middleware
5 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
6 5 (20.83%) Java
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
7 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) WebCenter
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (12.50%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) AIX
8 3 (12.50%) HPUX
8 3 (12.50%) Solaris
8 3 (12.50%) UNIX
8 3 (12.50%) NFS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (8.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) BigMachines
2 1 (4.17%) BusinessWorks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) MPLS
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) DMZ
3 1 (4.17%) CTI
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) Broadband
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
3 1 (4.17%) RIP
3 1 (4.17%) SNMP
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) VRRP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
3 1 (4.17%) SSH
3 1 (4.17%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 9 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) Middleware
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle ADF
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (16.67%) WebCenter
3 1 (4.17%) 802.1X
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) Rendezvous
3 1 (4.17%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) AIX
1 3 (12.50%) HPUX
1 3 (12.50%) Solaris
1 3 (12.50%) UNIX
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) SOA
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 3 (12.50%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.33%) ERP
5 2 (8.33%) Security Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (4.17%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.17%) Network Design
6 1 (4.17%) Network Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CCDP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) NFS
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (4.17%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) F5
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) Sun
3 2 (8.33%) Juniper
3 2 (8.33%) Veritas
4 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (4.17%) TIBCO
4 1 (4.17%) webMethods
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Brocade
4 1 (4.17%) Riverbed