The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 79 68 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 8.09% 5.75% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.51% 5.98% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 33 35
Average daily rate £494 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £690 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.81 £41.50 £44.63
% change year-on-year
+29.66% -7.00%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
928 1137 980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.98% 96.11% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 560 498
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 63
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.06 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £27.50 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Buckinghamshire region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 54 £500 - 6
Amersham - 1 - - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £550 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 41 (28.08%) Oracle
2 40 (27.40%) Windows
3 37 (25.34%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.60%) Data Warehouse
4 33 (22.60%) Finance
5 28 (19.18%) Technical Architecture
6 27 (18.49%) Retail
7 26 (17.81%) SQL
8 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
8 25 (17.12%) Security Cleared
9 24 (16.44%) SAP
9 24 (16.44%) SOA
10 23 (15.75%) Windows Server
11 21 (14.38%) Data Modelling
11 21 (14.38%) .NET
12 20 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
12 20 (13.70%) TOGAF
12 20 (13.70%) VMware
12 20 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (13.70%) SC Cleared
13 19 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
13 19 (13.01%) Middleware
14 18 (12.33%) UML
14 18 (12.33%) Data Centre
15 17 (11.64%) Data Integration
15 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (10.96%) Zachman Framework
16 16 (10.96%) IBM
17 15 (10.27%) HP
17 15 (10.27%) JCL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (8.90%) CICS
2 11 (7.53%) MQSeries
3 9 (6.16%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.11%) MS Exchange
5 5 (3.42%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.05%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.37%) IIS
7 2 (1.37%) JBoss
8 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.68%) Apache
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.68%) Documentum
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.68%) SAS
8 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.68%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.85%) SaaS
2 5 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.68%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.68%) Office 365
3 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.85%) Firewall
1 10 (6.85%) Internet
2 9 (6.16%) iSCSI
3 7 (4.79%) SAN
4 6 (4.11%) NAS
4 6 (4.11%) SMTP
5 4 (2.74%) FTP
5 4 (2.74%) LAN
5 4 (2.74%) Network Security
5 4 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.05%) Extranet
6 3 (2.05%) Intranet
6 3 (2.05%) WAN
6 3 (2.05%) WEP
7 2 (1.37%) IPsec
7 2 (1.37%) LDAP
7 2 (1.37%) Radio Access Network
7 2 (1.37%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (1.37%) SSH
8 1 (0.68%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (22.60%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (17.12%) SQL Server
3 11 (7.53%) Relational Database
4 10 (6.85%) Easytrieve
4 10 (6.85%) Hadoop
5 9 (6.16%) OLTP
6 7 (4.79%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (4.11%) Essbase
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle Exadata
7 6 (4.11%) Oracle OWB
8 4 (2.74%) DB2
9 3 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.37%) DB2 UDB
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
10 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (1.37%) PowerCenter
11 1 (0.68%) Base SAS
11 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.37%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.68%) ERwin
General
1 33 (22.60%) Finance
2 27 (18.49%) Retail
3 12 (8.22%) Banking
4 8 (5.48%) Telecoms
5 7 (4.79%) Automotive
6 3 (2.05%) Marketing
7 2 (1.37%) Electronics
7 2 (1.37%) Law
7 2 (1.37%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (14.38%) .NET
2 19 (13.01%) Middleware
3 14 (9.59%) Web Services
4 12 (8.22%) SOAP
5 10 (6.85%) ISPF
6 8 (5.48%) REST
7 6 (4.11%) WCF
8 5 (3.42%) MSMQ
9 4 (2.74%) ASP.NET
9 4 (2.74%) JMS
10 3 (2.05%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.05%) EJB
10 3 (2.05%) J2EE
10 3 (2.05%) SAP PI
11 2 (1.37%) CSS
11 2 (1.37%) Servlets
11 2 (1.37%) XML
12 1 (0.68%) HTML
12 1 (0.68%) SAML
12 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.33%) Data Centre
2 17 (11.64%) Data Integration
3 11 (7.53%) Clustering
3 11 (7.53%) N-Tier
4 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.79%) SCADA
6 6 (4.11%) HACMP
7 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.74%) Credit Risk
8 4 (2.74%) Cryptography
9 3 (2.05%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
9 3 (2.05%) Social Media
9 3 (2.05%) User Experience
10 2 (1.37%) CESG
10 2 (1.37%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.37%) VSAM
11 1 (0.68%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 40 (27.40%) Windows
2 23 (15.75%) Windows Server
3 17 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (8.90%) Unix
5 11 (7.53%) zOS
6 10 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (5.48%) AIX
7 8 (5.48%) Solaris
8 5 (3.42%) CentOS
8 5 (3.42%) Linux
8 5 (3.42%) Ubuntu
8 5 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (1.37%) HPUX
10 2 (1.37%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.18%) Technical Architecture
2 24 (16.44%) SOA
3 21 (14.38%) Data Modelling
4 20 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
4 20 (13.70%) TOGAF
5 19 (13.01%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (12.33%) UML
7 16 (10.96%) Zachman Framework
8 15 (10.27%) CRM
9 14 (9.59%) Migration
10 13 (8.90%) Data Management
10 13 (8.90%) Service Management
11 12 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (8.22%) E-Commerce
12 10 (6.85%) Data Architecture
12 10 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (6.85%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (6.85%) High Availability
12 10 (6.85%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.85%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.81%) SQL
2 15 (10.27%) JCL
3 13 (8.90%) Assembly Language
3 13 (8.90%) C++
3 13 (8.90%) COBOL
3 13 (8.90%) REXX
4 12 (8.22%) C#
4 12 (8.22%) Java
5 10 (6.85%) CLIST
6 4 (2.74%) ABAP
6 4 (2.74%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.37%) Perl
7 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (0.68%) C
8 1 (0.68%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 20 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.59%) Degree
4 13 (8.90%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.74%) CCIE
7 3 (2.05%) Cyber Scheme
7 3 (2.05%) MCP
7 3 (2.05%) MCSE
7 3 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (2.05%) OSCP
8 2 (1.37%) APMP
8 2 (1.37%) CCNP
8 2 (1.37%) CISSP
8 2 (1.37%) CREST Certified
8 2 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (1.37%) Tigerscheme
9 1 (0.68%) CCNA
9 1 (0.68%) CCSP
9 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.05%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.68%) HL7
3 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.68%) SEPA
System Software
1 20 (13.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (5.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (4.11%) GPFS
4 5 (3.42%) Active Directory
4 5 (3.42%) NFS
5 3 (2.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (1.37%) Sendmail
6 2 (1.37%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.68%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.68%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.68%) vSphere
7 1 (0.68%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) OpenView
1 4 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (2.05%) OVSD
2 3 (2.05%) SCCM
3 2 (1.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.37%) WSUS
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.68%) Oozie
4 1 (0.68%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 41 (28.08%) Oracle
2 37 (25.34%) Microsoft
3 24 (16.44%) SAP
4 20 (13.70%) VMware
5 16 (10.96%) IBM
6 15 (10.27%) HP
7 12 (8.22%) CA
8 11 (7.53%) Intel
9 8 (5.48%) Sitecore
10 7 (4.79%) Informatica
10 7 (4.79%) NetApp
11 6 (4.11%) Cisco
11 6 (4.11%) Sun
12 5 (3.42%) Citrix
12 5 (3.42%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.74%) Adobe
13 4 (2.74%) StorageTek
14 3 (2.05%) CheckPoint
14 3 (2.05%) FatWire
14 3 (2.05%) Pega
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