The median contractor rate for an Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Maidenhead during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Architect
Berkshire / Maidenhead
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 10 5
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 9 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead 7.32% 7.46% 13.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.65% 8.55% 15.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Median daily rate £550 £523 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +31.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £481 £389
10% offered a daily rate of more than £614 £588 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 £43.15
% change year-on-year +27.77% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Maidenhead
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 104 117 84
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Maidenhead 84.55% 87.31% 84.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 167 222
Median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £538 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 4
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.81% +7.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Maidenhead

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Maidenhead.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Maidenhead

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Maidenhead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Architect in Maidenhead.

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Maidenhead

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Maidenhead

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Maidenhead over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Maidenhead

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Maidenhead

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Maidenhead

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 Maidenhead region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) eTOM
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) ETL
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 3 (17.65%) CA
3 3 (17.65%) Informatica
3 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
3 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
4 2 (11.76%) Mashery
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (11.76%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) Service Design
4 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Java

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Maidenhead 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 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) IaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
2 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Life Science
3 1 (5.88%) Taxonomies
3 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
1 3 (17.65%) Data Governance
1 3 (17.65%) Data Integration
1 3 (17.65%) Data Management
1 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
1 3 (17.65%) ETL
1 3 (17.65%) eTOM
1 3 (17.65%) High Availability
1 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
1 3 (17.65%) Migration
1 3 (17.65%) SDLC
1 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) ITSM
2 2 (11.76%) Service Design
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) Java
1 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) C
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
2 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) COBIT
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) CA
1 3 (17.65%) IBM
1 3 (17.65%) Informatica
1 3 (17.65%) TIBCO
2 2 (11.76%) Mashery
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) DocuSign
3 1 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (5.88%) SAP
3 1 (5.88%) VMware