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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 74 58 60
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 5 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 1.23% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 1.30% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 10
Median daily rate £425 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £480 £448
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £653
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £480
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.88%
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
838 845 932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 92.39% 94.20% 92.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 436 443
Median daily rate £408 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 31
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.55 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.07% +34.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.08 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.14 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 May 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 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) ATG
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 3 (27.27%) Grails
2 3 (27.27%) hybris
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
2 3 (27.27%) Node.js
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Commons
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre

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 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MongoDB
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Hibernate
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
2 3 (27.27%) Apache Commons
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) Grails
2 3 (27.27%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) JSON
2 3 (27.27%) REST
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) SOAP
3 2 (18.18%) XML
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
2 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
2 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
1 3 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Market Research
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Design
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) ATG
1 3 (27.27%) hybris
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Mercator
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) Splunk
2 1 (9.09%) Symantec
2 1 (9.09%) VMware