The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Senior Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 60 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.43% 0.29% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £625 £613 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.04% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £561 £588
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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
652 956 877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.14% 94.00% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 562 472
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 23
Median hourly rate £17.50 £55.55 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-68.49% +184.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) French Language
1 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 4 (44.44%) Spanish Language
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
1 4 (44.44%) Skype
1 4 (44.44%) Presales
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (22.22%) REST
3 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell

Senior 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 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
3 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) French Language
1 4 (44.44%) Italian Language
1 4 (44.44%) Spanish Language
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Java EE
1 2 (22.22%) REST
1 2 (22.22%) SOAP
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Identity Management
1 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
4 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Mercator