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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 54 69 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.32% 8.00% 7.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.77% 8.58% 7.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 38 30
Median daily rate £475 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £387 £374
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £633 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £488
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+10.08% -15.03%
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
798 804 889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.44% 93.27% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 465 396 400
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 49 29
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +30.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £32.20 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 17 (12.59%) Migration
4 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
5 15 (11.11%) Finance
5 15 (11.11%) Retail
6 14 (10.37%) Cisco
7 13 (9.63%) VPN
7 13 (9.63%) Windows
8 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
8 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.15%) Data Architecture
9 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (8.15%) SC Cleared
9 11 (8.15%) ERP
9 11 (8.15%) Project Management
10 10 (7.41%) Linux
10 10 (7.41%) Oracle
10 10 (7.41%) VMware
11 9 (6.67%) Degree
11 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 9 (6.67%) SAP
11 9 (6.67%) Web Services
11 9 (6.67%) Java
11 9 (6.67%) Data Modelling
11 9 (6.67%) IBM
11 9 (6.67%) Service Design
12 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
12 8 (5.93%) Data Conversion

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 5 (3.70%) Apache
1 5 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.96%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.22%) JBoss
3 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.48%) CMS
4 2 (1.48%) MQSeries
4 2 (1.48%) MQSI
5 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.74%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Oracle Retail
1 5 (3.70%) SAP ERP
1 5 (3.70%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.96%) IaaS
3 3 (2.22%) Force.com
3 3 (2.22%) Office 365
3 3 (2.22%) PaaS
3 3 (2.22%) SaaS
4 2 (1.48%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.74%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.74%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.63%) VPN
2 7 (5.19%) Firewall
2 7 (5.19%) Internet
2 7 (5.19%) SAN
3 6 (4.44%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (4.44%) LAN
3 6 (4.44%) MPLS
3 6 (4.44%) WAN
4 5 (3.70%) 3G
4 5 (3.70%) Network Security
4 5 (3.70%) Wireless
5 4 (2.96%) 4G
5 4 (2.96%) DNS
5 4 (2.96%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.22%) DHCP
6 3 (2.22%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (2.22%) GLBP
6 3 (2.22%) HSRP
6 3 (2.22%) VoIP
6 3 (2.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.70%) DataStage
3 5 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (2.96%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.96%) MySQL
5 3 (2.22%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.48%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.48%) QlikView
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.74%) Big Data
7 1 (0.74%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.74%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.96%) Cucumber
2 4 (2.96%) Maven
2 4 (2.96%) Selenium
3 2 (1.48%) MSTest
3 2 (1.48%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.74%) JUnit
4 1 (0.74%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (15.56%) Telecoms
2 15 (11.11%) Finance
2 15 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
4 2 (1.48%) Publishing
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Automotive
5 1 (0.74%) Billing
5 1 (0.74%) French Language
5 1 (0.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Legal
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) Web Services
2 6 (4.44%) JSON
2 6 (4.44%) REST
2 6 (4.44%) SOAP
3 5 (3.70%) .NET
3 5 (3.70%) Hibernate
4 4 (2.96%) Apache Commons
4 4 (2.96%) CSS
4 4 (2.96%) Gherkin
4 4 (2.96%) Grails
4 4 (2.96%) jQuery
4 4 (2.96%) Node.js
4 4 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (2.96%) Spring
4 4 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (2.96%) XML
5 2 (1.48%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (1.48%) Middleware
6 1 (0.74%) Java EE
6 1 (0.74%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.93%) Data Centre
1 8 (5.93%) Data Conversion
2 7 (5.19%) Data Integration
2 7 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.70%) Private Cloud
4 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.96%) FMCG
4 4 (2.96%) Virtual Team
5 3 (2.22%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.22%) Replication
6 2 (1.48%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.48%) IVR
6 2 (1.48%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.74%) CESG
7 1 (0.74%) CMDB
7 1 (0.74%) IPTV
7 1 (0.74%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.74%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.63%) Windows
2 10 (7.41%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) Unix
3 7 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.96%) Solaris
5 3 (2.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.48%) CentOS
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (12.59%) Migration
2 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 11 (8.15%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (8.15%) Data Architecture
3 11 (8.15%) ERP
3 11 (8.15%) Project Management
4 9 (6.67%) Data Modelling
4 9 (6.67%) Service Design
5 7 (5.19%) CRM
5 7 (5.19%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (5.19%) Data Migration
5 7 (5.19%) ETL
5 7 (5.19%) Presales
5 7 (5.19%) Service Management
5 7 (5.19%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (4.44%) High Availability
6 6 (4.44%) ITIL
6 6 (4.44%) Process Improvement
6 6 (4.44%) SOA
7 5 (3.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.67%) Java
2 7 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.70%) SQL
4 4 (2.96%) Ruby
5 2 (1.48%) PHP
6 1 (0.74%) C
6 1 (0.74%) C#
6 1 (0.74%) C++
6 1 (0.74%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.15%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.67%) Degree
4 6 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.70%) CCIE
5 5 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.22%) CCNP
7 2 (1.48%) CESG Certified Professional
7 2 (1.48%) CISM
7 2 (1.48%) CISSP
8 1 (0.74%) CEH
8 1 (0.74%) CLAS
8 1 (0.74%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.48%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 2 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.74%) HDFS
4 1 (0.74%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.74%) vCloud
4 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.22%) vMotion
2 2 (1.48%) Nagios
2 2 (1.48%) Puppet
2 2 (1.48%) SELinux
3 1 (0.74%) Ansible
3 1 (0.74%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.74%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (11.85%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.37%) Cisco
3 10 (7.41%) Oracle
3 10 (7.41%) VMware
4 9 (6.67%) IBM
4 9 (6.67%) SAP
5 7 (5.19%) Informatica
5 7 (5.19%) Juniper
6 6 (4.44%) HP
7 5 (3.70%) Citrix
8 4 (2.96%) ATG
8 4 (2.96%) EMC
8 4 (2.96%) hybris
8 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.22%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.22%) Aruba
9 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (2.22%) Veritas
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