The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 27 21 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 6 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 2.08% 5.45% 8.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 5.86% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £490 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.16% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £478 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £640 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +100.00%
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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 Slough 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
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
251 239 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 86.85% 93.00% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 135 116
Average daily rate £340 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £215 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 6
Average hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -42.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.90 £30.40 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Slough region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (25.00%) Windows
6 4 (25.00%) LAN
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) SAN
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Information Security
7 3 (18.75%) PlateSpin
7 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 3 (18.75%) NAS
7 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
7 3 (18.75%) Big Data
7 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (12.50%) Triplestore
8 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
8 2 (12.50%) MLlib
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Flume
8 2 (12.50%) IaaS
8 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
8 2 (12.50%) Sqoop

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (18.75%) OpenStack
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 2 (12.50%) SAS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) SPSS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
3 2 (12.50%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) LAN
1 4 (25.00%) WAN
1 4 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (18.75%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) Firewall
3 2 (12.50%) VLAN
3 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 1 (6.25%) OSPF
4 1 (6.25%) BGP
4 1 (6.25%) RSVP
4 1 (6.25%) RIP
4 1 (6.25%) VPN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Hadoop
1 3 (18.75%) Big Data
2 2 (12.50%) Sqoop
2 2 (12.50%) Triplestore
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Hive
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) HBase
2 2 (12.50%) Mahout
2 2 (12.50%) DB2
2 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) QlikView
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Electronics
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Automotive
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
1 2 (12.50%) MLlib
2 1 (6.25%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (56.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
4 1 (6.25%) User Experience
4 1 (6.25%) DTV
4 1 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) CLARiiON
4 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
4 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
3 2 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) MapReduce
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
5 1 (6.25%) E-business
5 1 (6.25%) B2B
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
1 2 (12.50%) R
2 1 (6.25%) C
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) CCIE
2 1 (6.25%) CCDP
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) Apache Flume
4 1 (6.25%) NFS
4 1 (6.25%) SRDF
4 1 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (6.25%) SnapMirror
2 1 (6.25%) SnapVault
2 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) PlateSpin
4 2 (12.50%) Greenplum
4 2 (12.50%) Netezza
4 2 (12.50%) Vertica
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Teradata
4 2 (12.50%) Google
4 2 (12.50%) BMC
5 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (6.25%) NetIQ
5 1 (6.25%) Symantec
5 1 (6.25%) Brocade
5 1 (6.25%) Juniper
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
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