Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Slough during the 6 months to 21 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.

Technical Architect
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 36 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +10 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.34% 1.60% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 1.72% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Slough median daily rate - £450 £515
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -12.62% -10.43%
Berkshire median daily rate £525 £475 £485
% change year-on-year +10.53% -2.06% -9.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough. 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
Slough
Contract vacancies in Slough with a recognized job title 281 291 455
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 92.97% 91.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 190 310
Slough median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
10th Percentile £213 £206 £213
90th Percentile £557 £481 £507
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 19
Slough median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -14.29% +2.94%
10th Percentile £11.50 £9.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £27.10 £39.95 £39.15
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
% change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%

Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architect in Slough

Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architect in Slough

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 12 Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Technical 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 Slough region featuring Technical Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM

Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WSDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Apex Code
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com