Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £511 per day in advertised job vacancies in Newbury during the 6 months to 17 November 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 > Newbury
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 3 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 47 43 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 14.60% 15.69% 8.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.04% 17.62% 9.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 14 25
Newbury median daily rate £511 £463 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.54% +7.56% -7.53%
10th Percentile £334 £360 £406
90th Percentile £647 £588 £564
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Newbury median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £54.25

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 293 244 323
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.99% 89.05% 91.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 98 119
Newbury median daily rate £400 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -9.09% -6.38%
10th Percentile £256 £244 £263
90th Percentile £525 £500 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Newbury median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -34.25% -0.60%
10th Percentile £9.49 £10.68 £16.25
90th Percentile £14.25 £19.95 £19.35
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year - -32.71% +23.14%

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 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Newbury

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 23 (48.94%) Telecoms
2 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.40%) Oracle
4 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
5 9 (19.15%) Linux
6 7 (14.89%) WebCenter
6 7 (14.89%) OpenStack
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
6 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
6 7 (14.89%) Kanban
6 7 (14.89%) RESTful
7 6 (12.77%) VoIP
7 6 (12.77%) Windows
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
8 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (10.64%) Billing
8 5 (10.64%) Big Data
8 5 (10.64%) Analytics
8 5 (10.64%) Docker
9 4 (8.51%) DevOps
9 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.51%) Open Source
9 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (8.51%) LTE
9 4 (8.51%) Citrix
9 4 (8.51%) WAN

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 (14.89%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.26%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.13%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.13%) nginx
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 7 (14.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.38%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.26%) GitHub
4 2 (4.26%) IaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Slack
4 2 (4.26%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) VoIP
2 4 (8.51%) LTE
2 4 (8.51%) VPN
2 4 (8.51%) WAN
3 2 (4.26%) DMZ
3 2 (4.26%) Internet
3 2 (4.26%) IPsec
3 2 (4.26%) Skype
4 1 (2.13%) BGP
4 1 (2.13%) DHCP
4 1 (2.13%) DNS
4 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
4 1 (2.13%) LDAP
4 1 (2.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) Big Data
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Hive
2 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (4.26%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mart
3 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.13%) HBase
3 1 (2.13%) Impala
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) JIRA
1 2 (4.26%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
General
1 23 (48.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.89%) RESTful
1 7 (14.89%) WebCenter
2 3 (6.38%) Kafka
3 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.13%) J2EE
3 1 (2.13%) JSON
3 1 (2.13%) Web Services
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (4.26%) IVR
2 2 (4.26%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) CMDB
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 6 (12.77%) Windows
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.38%) SUSE
5 2 (4.26%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.13%) CentOS
6 1 (2.13%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) TOGAF
3 7 (14.89%) Kanban
3 7 (14.89%) Scrum
4 5 (10.64%) Analytics
5 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
5 4 (8.51%) DevOps
5 4 (8.51%) Open Source
6 3 (6.38%) CRM
6 3 (6.38%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.26%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (4.26%) Microservices
7 2 (4.26%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (4.26%) Server Building
7 2 (4.26%) Server Patching
7 2 (4.26%) SIEM
7 2 (4.26%) Software Architecture
7 2 (4.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) Java
1 2 (4.26%) Python
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
2 1 (2.13%) JNCIE
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) GDPR
1 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Docker
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.26%) Terminal Services
3 2 (4.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.13%) HDFS
4 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.13%) vCloud
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) SCCM
2 2 (4.26%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) Rancher
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) CFEngine
3 1 (2.13%) Oozie
3 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.13%) Puppet
3 1 (2.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.13%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.13%) SCVMM
3 1 (2.13%) Unicenter
3 1 (2.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (27.66%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.40%) Oracle
3 5 (10.64%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.51%) Citrix
5 3 (6.38%) Teradata
6 2 (4.26%) Ab Initio
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Cloudera
6 2 (4.26%) HP
6 2 (4.26%) Infoblox
6 2 (4.26%) Juniper
6 2 (4.26%) NetIQ
6 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.26%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.13%) IBM
7 1 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (2.13%) Siebel
7 1 (2.13%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) SunGard