The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank 60 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.31% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £520 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
-10.50% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.17 - -
Systems 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
650 957 799
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.66% 94.38% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 611 430
Median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 48 57
Median hourly rate £15.00 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.39% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.72 £35.85 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Systems Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Systems Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Systems 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) RAD
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB