The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 52 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 1.21% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.02% 1.36% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
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£550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £550 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £44.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year
-24.43% -7.36%
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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
791 881 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 91.98% 89.08% 91.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 437 316
Average daily rate £400 £383 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 29 45
Average hourly rate £19.75 £16.00 £16.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.43% -0.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £175.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 January 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title.

1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 27 (51.92%) CRM
2 27 (51.92%) SharePoint
2 27 (51.92%) Clustering
2 27 (51.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 27 (51.92%) SharePoint 2013
2 27 (51.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 26 (50.00%) Lync
3 26 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 26 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
3 26 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (48.08%) BizTalk Server
4 25 (48.08%) SQL
4 25 (48.08%) Cloud Computing
5 24 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 19 (36.54%) Application Packaging
7 18 (34.62%) .NET
8 16 (30.77%) SOA
9 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (17.31%) Java
11 8 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
12 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
12 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
13 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) Windows
13 5 (9.62%) Data Architecture
13 5 (9.62%) Data Integration
14 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
14 4 (7.69%) Reference Data

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (51.92%) SharePoint
1 27 (51.92%) SharePoint 2010
1 27 (51.92%) SharePoint 2013
1 27 (51.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 26 (50.00%) Lync
3 25 (48.08%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) IIS
4 1 (1.92%) JBoss
4 1 (1.92%) Apache
4 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.92%) Liferay
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 26 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 26 (50.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (48.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) SAN
2 2 (3.85%) LAN
2 2 (3.85%) WAN
3 1 (1.92%) SNMP
3 1 (1.92%) Firewall
3 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) EDRMS
2 1 (1.92%) MySQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (1.92%) Banking
1 1 (1.92%) Retail
1 1 (1.92%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Application Packaging
2 18 (34.62%) .NET
3 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 2 (3.85%) Spring
4 2 (3.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.92%) J2EE
5 1 (1.92%) JSP
5 1 (1.92%) Servlets
5 1 (1.92%) XML
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) Akka
5 1 (1.92%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Spring MVC
5 1 (1.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 27 (51.92%) Clustering
2 5 (9.62%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.69%) Reference Data
4 3 (5.77%) Open Source
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.85%) GIS
6 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 3 (5.77%) UNIX
3 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.92%) Solaris
4 1 (1.92%) Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (51.92%) CRM
2 26 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (30.77%) SOA
4 15 (28.85%) Enterprise Architecture
5 8 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
6 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
7 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.62%) Data Architecture
8 4 (7.69%) ITIL
9 3 (5.77%) People Management
9 3 (5.77%) Process Architecture
10 2 (3.85%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.85%) DevOps
10 2 (3.85%) ITSM
10 2 (3.85%) Scrum
11 1 (1.92%) ETL
11 1 (1.92%) TDD
11 1 (1.92%) Extreme Programming
11 1 (1.92%) MVC
11 1 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (48.08%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) Java
3 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) PHP
5 1 (1.92%) VB
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.85%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.92%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 24 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 3 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.85%) SCCM
1 2 (3.85%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 29 (55.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.77%) BMC
2 3 (5.77%) VMware
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
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