The median contractor rate for a Architect was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Berkshire / Newbury
Rank 4 8 25
Rank change year-on-year +4 +17  
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 14 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 14.29% 8.57% 3.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.05% 10.11% 4.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 5
Median daily rate £438 £575 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +32.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £455 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £695 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +4.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.25 £53.75 £43.50
% change year-on-year -21.39% +23.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury. 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
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 93 89 190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 94.90% 84.76% 77.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 38 91
Median daily rate £425 £410 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.65% +17.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £528 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -56.92%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Newbury

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newbury that featured Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newbury

Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Architect in Newbury

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Newbury region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
3 3 (18.75%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) BGP
4 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
4 2 (12.50%) Middleware
4 2 (12.50%) MPLS
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) vCloud
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) vRealize
5 1 (6.25%) Service Design
5 1 (6.25%) Amdocs OSS
5 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
5 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX

Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) OSPF
2 1 (6.25%) PBX
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
2 1 (6.25%) SSL
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) Telnet
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Big Data
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 9 (56.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Billing
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (6.25%) REST
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (6.25%) EMC VNX
1 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) CentOS
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) High Availability
2 2 (12.50%) SDLC
2 2 (12.50%) UML
3 1 (6.25%) API Design
3 1 (6.25%) Business Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) eTOM
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
3 1 (6.25%) Service Design
3 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) vCloud
2 1 (6.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Amdocs OSS
1 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (6.25%) Netcool
1 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
1 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
2 2 (12.50%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) IBM
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 2 (12.50%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
3 1 (6.25%) Amdocs
3 1 (6.25%) Cloudera
3 1 (6.25%) Cramer
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Ericsson
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Remedy
3 1 (6.25%) Siebel
3 1 (6.25%) Veritas
3 1 (6.25%) VMware