The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 68 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.23% 0.71% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.93% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Median daily rate £450 - £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £475 £453
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +4.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £41.58
Technical Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 642 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.74% 75.71% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 321 323
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (16.67%) MS Office
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 2 (16.67%) Office 365
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (16.67%) Escalation Management
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Ansible
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (8.33%) ArchiMate
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories

Technical Architecture
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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Software Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Licensing Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) CESG
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) DTV
1 1 (8.33%) IPTV
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Security Management
2 3 (25.00%) Storage Virtualisation
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Escalation Management
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Data Security
4 1 (8.33%) Information Management
4 1 (8.33%) Information Security
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (8.33%) ISEB
4 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (8.33%) Ansible
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Huawei
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (8.33%) VMware