The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 19 17
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 89 75 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 8.94% 7.23% 8.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.83% 8.12% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 46 25
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£488 £469 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £420 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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
905 924 719
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 90.95% 89.02% 92.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 475 309
Average daily rate £400 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 49
Average hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £12.30 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £27.93 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

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 27 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 33 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 32 (17.11%) Java
3 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
4 27 (14.44%) Oracle
5 25 (13.37%) Microsoft
5 25 (13.37%) Finance
6 22 (11.76%) SAP
7 21 (11.23%) SOA
8 19 (10.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (9.63%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (9.63%) .NET
10 17 (9.09%) Windows
10 17 (9.09%) Migration
10 17 (9.09%) VMware
11 15 (8.02%) Degree
11 15 (8.02%) SC Cleared
11 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
12 14 (7.49%) GIS
13 13 (6.95%) Cisco
13 13 (6.95%) Active Directory
13 13 (6.95%) HTML
13 13 (6.95%) Data Modelling
13 13 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (6.95%) Telecoms
13 13 (6.95%) Retail
14 12 (6.42%) SQL
15 10 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (5.35%) Computer Science
15 10 (5.35%) JavaScript
16 9 (4.81%) MySQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 9 (4.81%) Lync
2 7 (3.74%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.67%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.60%) MQSeries
5 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.60%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.60%) JCAPS
6 2 (1.07%) Liferay
6 2 (1.07%) CMS
6 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.07%) IIS
6 2 (1.07%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.53%) Documentum
7 1 (0.53%) FileNet
7 1 (0.53%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (3.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 4 (2.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.60%) SAP HCM
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 3 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.07%) SAP BPC
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Cash Management
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (1.07%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.53%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.74%) SaaS
2 3 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.07%) Mimecast
3 2 (1.07%) PaaS
3 2 (1.07%) Office 365
4 1 (0.53%) HP Helion
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.28%) LAN
1 8 (4.28%) WAN
2 6 (3.21%) Internet
2 6 (3.21%) VoLTE
3 5 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (2.67%) Firewall
4 4 (2.14%) Wireless
4 4 (2.14%) 3G
4 4 (2.14%) VoIP
4 4 (2.14%) SAN
5 3 (1.60%) BGP
5 3 (1.60%) Broadband
6 2 (1.07%) 3GPP
6 2 (1.07%) MPLS
6 2 (1.07%) NFC
6 2 (1.07%) LTE
6 2 (1.07%) 4G
7 1 (0.53%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.53%) Network Security
7 1 (0.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) MySQL
3 8 (4.28%) Informix
4 4 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.60%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.07%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.53%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.53%) IDOL
7 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.53%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.53%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.07%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.53%) Toad
2 1 (0.53%) JDeveloper
2 1 (0.53%) ERwin
2 1 (0.53%) Maven
2 1 (0.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.53%) Hudson
2 1 (0.53%) Apache Continuum
2 1 (0.53%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 25 (13.37%) Finance
2 13 (6.95%) Retail
2 13 (6.95%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.28%) Billing
4 7 (3.74%) Legal
5 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.67%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.60%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.07%) Marketing
7 2 (1.07%) Banking
7 2 (1.07%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.63%) .NET
2 13 (6.95%) HTML
3 9 (4.81%) HTML5
3 9 (4.81%) REST
4 8 (4.28%) Middleware
5 7 (3.74%) SOAP
5 7 (3.74%) Web Services
5 7 (3.74%) XML
6 6 (3.21%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (2.67%) JSON
8 3 (1.60%) jQuery
8 3 (1.60%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.07%) J2EE
9 2 (1.07%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.07%) CSS
9 2 (1.07%) JSP
9 2 (1.07%) WSDL
9 2 (1.07%) Application Packaging
9 2 (1.07%) Spring
10 1 (0.53%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.49%) GIS
2 10 (5.35%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.21%) PKI
6 5 (2.67%) Clustering
6 5 (2.67%) Social Media
7 3 (1.60%) Life Science
7 3 (1.60%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.60%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.60%) Replication
7 3 (1.60%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.07%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.07%) EMV
8 2 (1.07%) Smartcard
8 2 (1.07%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.07%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 17 (9.09%) Windows
2 9 (4.81%) Linux
3 4 (2.14%) UNIX
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.60%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.07%) Android
5 2 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.53%) HPUX
6 1 (0.53%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.65%) TOGAF
2 21 (11.23%) SOA
3 19 (10.16%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (9.63%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (9.09%) Migration
6 13 (6.95%) Data Modelling
7 10 (5.35%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (4.81%) CRM
8 9 (4.81%) ERP
8 9 (4.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (4.81%) Analytics
9 8 (4.28%) Mentoring
9 8 (4.28%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.74%) Process Architecture
10 7 (3.74%) People Management
11 6 (3.21%) Content Management
11 6 (3.21%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.21%) Project Management
12 5 (2.67%) Service Management
12 5 (2.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.11%) Java
2 12 (6.42%) SQL
3 10 (5.35%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.67%) C++
5 4 (2.14%) C
6 2 (1.07%) C#
7 1 (0.53%) COBOL
7 1 (0.53%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) PHP
7 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.53%) VBScript
7 1 (0.53%) Python
7 1 (0.53%) Ruby
7 1 (0.53%) Scala
7 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 28 (14.97%) Security Cleared
2 15 (8.02%) Degree
2 15 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 5 (2.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.14%) CCNP
4 4 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.07%) CCIP
6 2 (1.07%) CCIE
7 1 (0.53%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.07%) ISO 8583
1 2 (1.07%) QA
1 2 (1.07%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.53%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) JSP 440
2 1 (0.53%) COBIT
System Software
1 13 (6.95%) Active Directory
1 13 (6.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (3.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.07%) XenApp
3 2 (1.07%) XenServer
4 1 (0.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (1.07%) MOM
1 2 (1.07%) SELinux
2 1 (0.53%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 27 (14.44%) Oracle
2 25 (13.37%) Microsoft
3 22 (11.76%) SAP
4 17 (9.09%) VMware
5 13 (6.95%) Cisco
6 9 (4.81%) webMethods
7 7 (3.74%) OpenText
8 6 (3.21%) Citrix
8 6 (3.21%) F5
9 5 (2.67%) RedDot
10 4 (2.14%) EMC
10 4 (2.14%) Symantec
10 4 (2.14%) IBM
10 4 (2.14%) Business Objects
10 4 (2.14%) HP
11 2 (1.07%) Dell
11 2 (1.07%) SunGard
11 2 (1.07%) Informatica
11 2 (1.07%) NetApp
11 2 (1.07%) Varonis
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