The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 21 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 49 71 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.59% 7.26% 6.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.31% 7.75% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 51 29
Median daily rate £525 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £385 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £620 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £488 £498
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
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 Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
670 916 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.17% 93.66% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 560 403
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 49 47
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.19% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.43 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £40.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Reading region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Migration
2 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling
4 13 (10.92%) Windows
5 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
6 11 (9.24%) Firewall
6 11 (9.24%) Project Management
6 11 (9.24%) Retail
6 11 (9.24%) Data Architecture
7 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.40%) Cisco
7 10 (8.40%) IBM
7 10 (8.40%) SOA
7 10 (8.40%) LAN
7 10 (8.40%) WAN
7 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
8 9 (7.56%) Service Design
8 9 (7.56%) Linux
8 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (7.56%) SQL
8 9 (7.56%) Oracle
8 9 (7.56%) SAP
8 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
8 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (7.56%) Network Security
9 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
9 8 (6.72%) .NET
9 8 (6.72%) ERP

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.68%) CMS
4 2 (1.68%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.68%) MQSI
4 2 (1.68%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.68%) SAS
4 2 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.68%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.68%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.84%) Apache
5 1 (0.84%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.20%) SAP ERP
1 5 (4.20%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (2.52%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) HP Helion
2 4 (3.36%) Office 365
3 3 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) PaaS
4 1 (0.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.84%) Force.com
4 1 (0.84%) IBM PureFlex
4 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.24%) Firewall
2 10 (8.40%) LAN
2 10 (8.40%) WAN
3 9 (7.56%) Network Security
4 6 (5.04%) VPN
5 5 (4.20%) 3G
5 5 (4.20%) 4G
5 5 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.20%) SAN
5 5 (4.20%) VoIP
6 4 (3.36%) Internet
6 4 (3.36%) MPLS
6 4 (3.36%) SSL
7 3 (2.52%) Wireless
7 3 (2.52%) WLAN
8 2 (1.68%) DNS
8 2 (1.68%) LDAP
8 2 (1.68%) PBX
8 2 (1.68%) Skype
9 1 (0.84%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.56%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.88%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.20%) DataStage
3 5 (4.20%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.84%) Big Data
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) JUnit
1 2 (1.68%) MSTest
1 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.84%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.84%) Selenium
2 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 11 (9.24%) Retail
3 9 (7.56%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Banking
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
6 1 (0.84%) Advertising
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) French Language
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.84%) Military
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.72%) .NET
2 6 (5.04%) Web Services
3 5 (4.20%) Middleware
4 2 (1.68%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.68%) Java EE
4 2 (1.68%) JSON
4 2 (1.68%) REST
4 2 (1.68%) SOAP
5 1 (0.84%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.84%) Ajax
5 1 (0.84%) Flash
5 1 (0.84%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.84%) Kafka
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.40%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.04%) Data Integration
3 5 (4.20%) Data Conversion
4 4 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 4 (3.36%) FMCG
4 4 (3.36%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.52%) Replication
6 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) IVR
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.68%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.68%) Smart Meter
6 2 (1.68%) W3C
7 1 (0.84%) BYOD
7 1 (0.84%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.84%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.92%) Windows
2 9 (7.56%) Linux
3 5 (4.20%) Unix
3 5 (4.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.52%) Solaris
5 2 (1.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (14.29%) Migration
2 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling
3 11 (9.24%) Data Architecture
3 11 (9.24%) Project Management
4 10 (8.40%) SOA
5 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (7.56%) Service Design
6 8 (6.72%) ERP
7 7 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (5.04%) CRM
8 6 (5.04%) Data Governance
8 6 (5.04%) Data Migration
8 6 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (5.04%) ETL
8 6 (5.04%) ITIL
9 5 (4.20%) Data Management
9 5 (4.20%) High Availability
9 5 (4.20%) Process Improvement
10 4 (3.36%) Network Design
10 4 (3.36%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (7.56%) SQL
2 6 (5.04%) Java
3 4 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.68%) C#
4 2 (1.68%) PHP
5 1 (0.84%) C
5 1 (0.84%) C++
5 1 (0.84%) VB
5 1 (0.84%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.72%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) Degree
4 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.52%) CCIE
5 3 (2.52%) CCNP
5 3 (2.52%) CISM
5 3 (2.52%) CISSP
5 3 (2.52%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.84%) CEH
6 1 (0.84%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.84%) CLAS
6 1 (0.84%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (0.84%) CRISC
6 1 (0.84%) SANS
6 1 (0.84%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) EFQM
1 1 (0.84%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (10.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.52%) vSphere
3 2 (1.68%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
4 1 (0.84%) HDFS
4 1 (0.84%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.84%) vCloud
4 1 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (1.68%) Nagios
1 2 (1.68%) Puppet
2 1 (0.84%) Ansible
2 1 (0.84%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.84%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.84%) Nessus
2 1 (0.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.84%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Cisco
2 10 (8.40%) IBM
3 9 (7.56%) Oracle
3 9 (7.56%) SAP
4 8 (6.72%) HP
5 6 (5.04%) Informatica
5 6 (5.04%) Juniper
5 6 (5.04%) VMware
6 4 (3.36%) CheckPoint
7 3 (2.52%) Aruba
7 3 (2.52%) Palo Alto
7 3 (2.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.52%) Splunk
8 2 (1.68%) F5
8 2 (1.68%) ForgeRock
8 2 (1.68%) Fortinet
8 2 (1.68%) Pega
8 2 (1.68%) Ruckus Wireless
8 2 (1.68%) Sitecore
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