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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 59 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.55% 5.59% 3.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 6.03% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£550 £475 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -1.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £410 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £850 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £452 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.55% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £64.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £47.50 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+21.05% -
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
1082 979 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.80% 92.71% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 483 437
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £207 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 74 82
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £40.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 2014.

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 17 September 2014. 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 +7 36 £518 +8.94% 6
Amersham - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Marlow - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 23 (17.83%) Retail
3 22 (17.05%) Oracle
4 21 (16.28%) TOGAF
4 21 (16.28%) WebSphere
5 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
6 14 (10.85%) ITIL
6 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
7 13 (10.08%) UNIX
7 13 (10.08%) HTML
7 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
8 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
8 12 (9.30%) E-Commerce
8 12 (9.30%) IBM
8 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 12 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
9 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
9 11 (8.53%) Dojo
9 11 (8.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
9 11 (8.53%) Primavera
10 10 (7.75%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (7.75%) Service Management
10 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
10 10 (7.75%) N-Tier
11 9 (6.98%) Java
11 9 (6.98%) Data Modelling
12 8 (6.20%) Worklight
12 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 21 (16.28%) WebSphere
2 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (3.10%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (3.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.55%) Node.js
4 2 (1.55%) SAS
5 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Retail
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
2 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.10%) Firewall
2 2 (1.55%) Network Security
2 2 (1.55%) SNMP
2 2 (1.55%) VPN
2 2 (1.55%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.55%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) GSM
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
3 1 (0.78%) SSL
3 1 (0.78%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.33%) DB2
4 2 (1.55%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.78%) OLTP
5 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.55%) Ant
2 1 (0.78%) Subversion
2 1 (0.78%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.78%) Grunt
2 1 (0.78%) Yeoman
General
1 25 (19.38%) Finance
2 23 (17.83%) Retail
3 10 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.65%) Back Office
5 4 (3.10%) Legal
6 2 (1.55%) Billing
6 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Banking
7 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) HTML
2 11 (8.53%) Dojo
3 10 (7.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (6.20%) Worklight
5 6 (4.65%) .NET
6 4 (3.10%) XML
7 3 (2.33%) CSS
7 3 (2.33%) Web Services
7 3 (2.33%) HTML5
7 3 (2.33%) CSS3
8 2 (1.55%) RESTful
9 1 (0.78%) Middleware
9 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.78%) J2EE
9 1 (0.78%) JSON
9 1 (0.78%) Ajax
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 1 (0.78%) jQuery
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.78%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.40%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.75%) N-Tier
3 5 (3.88%) Data Integration
4 4 (3.10%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.55%) EPoS
6 1 (0.78%) DTV
6 1 (0.78%) HACMP
6 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.78%) Tandem
6 1 (0.78%) IVR
6 1 (0.78%) Clustering
6 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.08%) UNIX
2 7 (5.43%) Linux
2 7 (5.43%) AIX
3 5 (3.88%) Windows
4 3 (2.33%) HPUX
4 3 (2.33%) Android
4 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.78%) zOS
5 1 (0.78%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.28%) TOGAF
2 14 (10.85%) ITIL
3 12 (9.30%) E-Commerce
3 12 (9.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 12 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (8.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 10 (7.75%) Service Management
6 9 (6.98%) Data Modelling
7 8 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (5.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (5.43%) Project Management
8 7 (5.43%) UML
8 7 (5.43%) PRINCE2
8 7 (5.43%) Data Architecture
9 6 (4.65%) Migration
10 5 (3.88%) Logistics
11 4 (3.10%) Project Planning
11 4 (3.10%) SOA
11 4 (3.10%) ETL
11 4 (3.10%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
2 11 (8.53%) Objective-C
3 9 (6.98%) Java
4 6 (4.65%) C
4 6 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (0.78%) Perl
5 1 (0.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.78%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.53%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.20%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.10%) Degree
4 4 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.55%) CITP
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (3.88%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.55%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.33%) Netcool
1 3 (2.33%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.55%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.55%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (17.05%) Oracle
2 14 (10.85%) Microsoft
3 12 (9.30%) IBM
4 11 (8.53%) Primavera
5 8 (6.20%) SAP
6 6 (4.65%) HP
7 4 (3.10%) Cisco
7 4 (3.10%) VMware
8 3 (2.33%) Informatica
9 2 (1.55%) IronPort
9 2 (1.55%) JDA
9 2 (1.55%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.78%) Computacenter
10 1 (0.78%) NetApp
10 1 (0.78%) Intel
10 1 (0.78%) Business Objects
10 1 (0.78%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
LA International
Rate: Maket Rates Apply
Posted: 13 hours ago