Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Architecture
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - 86
Rank change year-on-year - +86 +4
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 0 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% - 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% - 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 10
Reading median daily rate £475 - £410
10th Percentile £453 - £300
90th Percentile £578 - £665
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1061 1192 1495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.50% 80.05% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 631 620 927
Reading median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - -
10th Percentile £272 £227 £239
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 84
Reading median hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.37
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Reading

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Architecture in Reading.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Reading

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Reading over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) HTML5
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Sass
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Grunt
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps

Technical Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (25.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
1 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) Grunt
1 1 (25.00%) gulp
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) CSS3
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Immutable Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (25.00%) VMware