The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Reading region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 72 67 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 1 1 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.12% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Median daily rate £500 £620 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.35% +34.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £476
% change year-on-year
- +4.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 - £71.00
Technical 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
809 792 896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 93.96% 93.18% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 404 412
Median daily rate £413 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 49 31
Median hourly rate £21.33 £21.55 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.02% +26.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.05 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.12 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) ATG
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
1 3 (33.33%) Apache
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
1 3 (33.33%) Grails
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) hybris
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Commons
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce

Technical 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 3 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Cucumber
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
1 3 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Apache Commons
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) Gherkin
1 3 (33.33%) Grails
1 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 3 (33.33%) jQuery
1 3 (33.33%) JSON
1 3 (33.33%) Node.js
1 3 (33.33%) REST
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby on Rails
1 3 (33.33%) Spring
1 3 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) SOAP
2 2 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) JSF
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Replication
1 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) N-Tier
2 1 (11.11%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) ArchiMate
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
3 1 (11.11%) Market Research
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) SOA
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) Ruby
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Data Guard
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) ATG
1 3 (33.33%) hybris
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Dell
2 1 (11.11%) EMC
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Mercator
2 1 (11.11%) NetApp
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Splunk
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec