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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 0 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 1.03% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.36% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-1.05% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £32.04
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
591 734 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.36% 75.28% 72.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 469 319
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £558 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 8
Median hourly rate £22.35 £37.09 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% +95.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.61 £15.90 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £38.84 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) Escalation Management
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
2 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (20.00%) Huawei
3 1 (20.00%) IPTV
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 1 (20.00%) ISEB
3 1 (20.00%) Digital TV

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 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Digital TV
1 1 (20.00%) IPTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (40.00%) Escalation Management
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) ArchiMate
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle