Period
to 20 January 2019

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 2 4 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 66 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 18.75% 14.47% 9.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.58% 16.03% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 4
Newbury median daily rate £438 £531 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +14.86% +8.19%
10th Percentile £350 £450 £348
90th Percentile £623 £674 £549
Berkshire median daily rate £538 £525 £530
% change year-on-year +2.38% -0.94% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 337 343 178
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.74% 90.26% 91.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 179 77
Newbury median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -1.96%
10th Percentile £300 £241 £213
90th Percentile £500 £525 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £414 £400
% change year-on-year +2.72% +3.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Newbury median hourly rate £40.00 £8.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +400.00% -36.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £36.50 £8.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £44.50 £14.25 £50.00
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -27.50%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 32 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.67%) Microservices
5 10 (15.15%) Billing
5 10 (15.15%) JIRA
5 10 (15.15%) Confluence
5 10 (15.15%) iPad
5 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
6 9 (13.64%) CRM
6 9 (13.64%) .NET
6 9 (13.64%) Docker
6 9 (13.64%) DevOps
6 9 (13.64%) .NET Core
7 8 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
7 8 (12.12%) REST
7 8 (12.12%) Talend
7 8 (12.12%) Business Transformation
7 8 (12.12%) Web Services
7 8 (12.12%) WAN
7 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (10.61%) B2B
8 7 (10.61%) LAN
8 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
8 7 (10.61%) Kubernetes
9 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (9.09%) Data Governance
9 6 (9.09%) ITIL

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 10 (15.15%) Confluence
2 2 (3.03%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle BRM
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 12 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.06%) Apigee
3 3 (4.55%) Amazon EMR
4 2 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon SageMaker
5 1 (1.52%) AWS Data Pipeline
5 1 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.52%) GitHub
5 1 (1.52%) Office 365
5 1 (1.52%) SaaS
5 1 (1.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.12%) WAN
2 7 (10.61%) LAN
3 5 (7.58%) Unified Communications
4 4 (6.06%) MPLS
4 4 (6.06%) VPN
5 3 (4.55%) Internet
5 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.03%) BGP
6 2 (3.03%) Broadband
6 2 (3.03%) DNS
6 2 (3.03%) Firewall
6 2 (3.03%) GPRS
6 2 (3.03%) GSM
6 2 (3.03%) Junos
6 2 (3.03%) L2TP
6 2 (3.03%) OSPF
6 2 (3.03%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (1.52%) HTTP
7 1 (1.52%) Intelligent Network
7 1 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.58%) Big Data
3 3 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (3.03%) Blockchain
4 2 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.03%) MySQL
4 2 (3.03%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (1.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.52%) Cloud Spanner
5 1 (1.52%) Cloudera CDH
5 1 (1.52%) NewSQL
5 1 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (15.15%) JIRA
2 4 (6.06%) Bitbucket
2 4 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.52%) CF BOSH
3 1 (1.52%) ER Studio
3 1 (1.52%) ERwin
3 1 (1.52%) GitLab
General
1 32 (48.48%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.15%) Billing
3 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
3 2 (3.03%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.64%) .NET
1 9 (13.64%) .NET Core
2 8 (12.12%) REST
2 8 (12.12%) Web Services
3 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
4 3 (4.55%) Redux
5 2 (3.03%) OAuth
6 1 (1.52%) J2EE
6 1 (1.52%) JMS
6 1 (1.52%) OpenID
6 1 (1.52%) RESTful
6 1 (1.52%) Spring
6 1 (1.52%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.52%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.15%) iPad
3 5 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.58%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (6.06%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.03%) IPTV
5 2 (3.03%) Robotics
6 1 (1.52%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.52%) TM Forum
6 1 (1.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.03%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.03%) Unix
3 1 (1.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.70%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) Microservices
3 10 (15.15%) E-Commerce
4 9 (13.64%) CRM
4 9 (13.64%) DevOps
5 8 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
5 8 (12.12%) Business Transformation
5 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (10.61%) B2B
7 6 (9.09%) Data Governance
7 6 (9.09%) ITIL
7 6 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 5 (7.58%) Decision-Making
8 5 (7.58%) eTOM
8 5 (7.58%) Migration
8 5 (7.58%) Presales
8 5 (7.58%) Service Design
8 5 (7.58%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (6.06%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.09%) C#
2 5 (7.58%) Perl
3 4 (6.06%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.06%) SQL
4 3 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.55%) Python
5 2 (3.03%) C
5 2 (3.03%) C++
5 2 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.52%) Java 8
6 1 (1.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) QA
2 2 (3.03%) GDPR
3 1 (1.52%) COBIT
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) PSD2
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (13.64%) Docker
2 2 (3.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Kubernetes
2 2 (3.03%) Ansible
3 1 (1.52%) Amdocs OSS
3 1 (1.52%) Mesos
3 1 (1.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
3 1 (1.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (12.12%) Talend
2 6 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.55%) SAP
5 2 (3.03%) Google
5 2 (3.03%) Juniper
5 2 (3.03%) Mirantis
5 2 (3.03%) OutSystems
5 2 (3.03%) Siebel
6 1 (1.52%) Cramer
6 1 (1.52%) IDERA
6 1 (1.52%) Informatica
6 1 (1.52%) SaltStack