Period
to 14 December 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

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 > Newbury
6 months to
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 5 2 6
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 51 65 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 13.25% 17.62% 13.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.25% 18.52% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 26
Newbury median daily rate £475 £438 £511
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -14.43% +7.63%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £330
90th Percentile £950 £600 £654
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £525
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £78.75 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +125.00% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Newbury
Contract vacancies in Newbury with a recognized job title 358 351 308
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.99% 95.12% 90.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 154 170
Newbury median daily rate £431 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.75% +6.67% +11.11%
10th Percentile £203 £291 £250
90th Percentile £613 £538 £525
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +2.94% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 6
Newbury median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £12.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.67% +137.91% -11.51%
10th Percentile £13.25 £22.75 £8.00
90th Percentile £83.00 £37.25 £14.25
Berkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year +25.00% +45.45% -6.78%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Newbury

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Newbury

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Newbury over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newbury

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2019, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newbury region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
2 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (21.57%) Java
3 11 (21.57%) Cramer
4 10 (19.61%) Billing
4 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
4 10 (19.61%) Amdocs OSS
5 9 (17.65%) REST
5 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
6 8 (15.69%) Cisco
6 8 (15.69%) Dell
6 8 (15.69%) Migration
7 7 (13.73%) ServiceNow
7 7 (13.73%) Perl
7 7 (13.73%) Oracle
7 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
7 7 (13.73%) Python
8 6 (11.76%) CRM
8 6 (11.76%) Siebel
8 6 (11.76%) SNMP
8 6 (11.76%) SOAP
8 6 (11.76%) PHP
8 6 (11.76%) Remedy
8 6 (11.76%) IBM
8 6 (11.76%) BMC
8 6 (11.76%) Nokia

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 7 (13.73%) WebLogic
2 5 (9.80%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.76%) Boomi
2 5 (9.80%) AWS
3 4 (7.84%) Force.com
4 3 (5.88%) AtomSphere
4 3 (5.88%) iPaaS
5 2 (3.92%) Azure
6 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.96%) GCP
6 1 (1.96%) Google Analytics
6 1 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) SNMP
2 4 (7.84%) LAN
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
3 3 (5.88%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) 2G
4 2 (3.92%) 3G
4 2 (3.92%) 4G
4 2 (3.92%) Ethernet
4 2 (3.92%) MPLS
4 2 (3.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.96%) Broadband
5 1 (1.96%) DWDM
5 1 (1.96%) LTE
5 1 (1.96%) MGW
5 1 (1.96%) RTP
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
5 1 (1.96%) SMPP
5 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.96%) VoLTE
5 1 (1.96%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Big Data
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (1.96%) BigQuery
2 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
2 1 (1.96%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.96%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 19 (37.25%) Telecoms
2 10 (19.61%) Billing
3 4 (7.84%) Finance
4 1 (1.96%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (23.53%) Web Services
2 9 (17.65%) REST
3 6 (11.76%) SOAP
4 5 (9.80%) J2EE
5 4 (7.84%) JMS
5 4 (7.84%) Visualforce
6 2 (3.92%) Kafka
6 2 (3.92%) Velocity
6 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.96%) Apache NiFi
7 1 (1.96%) JSON
7 1 (1.96%) LDAP
7 1 (1.96%) Node.js
7 1 (1.96%) React
7 1 (1.96%) RESTful
7 1 (1.96%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 3 (5.88%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.96%) CMDB
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (1.96%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (19.61%) Integration Testing
3 9 (17.65%) Data Modelling
4 8 (15.69%) Migration
5 6 (11.76%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (11.76%) Business Transformation
5 6 (11.76%) CRM
5 6 (11.76%) Network Management
5 6 (11.76%) Smoke Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Unit Testing
5 6 (11.76%) Web Development
6 5 (9.80%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (7.84%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (7.84%) Data Migration
7 4 (7.84%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (7.84%) Release Management
7 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.73%) Perl
3 7 (13.73%) Python
4 6 (11.76%) PHP
4 6 (11.76%) Shell Script
5 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) Apex Code
6 4 (7.84%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) vCloud
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (19.61%) Amdocs OSS
2 6 (11.76%) Netcool
2 6 (11.76%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 3 (5.88%) vCenter Server
3 3 (5.88%) vRealize
4 2 (3.92%) vRealize Orchestrator
5 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Cramer
2 8 (15.69%) Cisco
2 8 (15.69%) Dell
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) ServiceNow
4 6 (11.76%) BMC
4 6 (11.76%) IBM
4 6 (11.76%) Nokia
4 6 (11.76%) Remedy
4 6 (11.76%) Siebel
4 6 (11.76%) VMware
4 6 (11.76%) xMatters
5 5 (9.80%) Huawei
6 4 (7.84%) Apttus
6 4 (7.84%) Conga
6 4 (7.84%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.92%) HP
8 1 (1.96%) EMC
8 1 (1.96%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.96%) SAP