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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 22 20 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 86 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.01% 7.09% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.49% 7.69% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 42 29
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £570 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -6.84%
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
1148 962 755
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.64% 92.15% 90.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 490 325
Average daily rate £365 £368 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.68% +13.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 52 88
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.60 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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
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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 +2 76 £500 +11.11% 8
High Wycombe - 1 - - 1
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 (29.50%) Finance
2 32 (23.02%) Oracle
3 27 (19.42%) UNIX
4 26 (18.71%) SQL
5 23 (16.55%) Migration
5 23 (16.55%) TOGAF
6 21 (15.11%) Data Warehouse
7 19 (13.67%) Windows
8 18 (12.95%) Service Management
8 18 (12.95%) Middleware
9 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
10 16 (11.51%) IBM
11 15 (10.79%) Telecoms
11 15 (10.79%) Firewall
11 15 (10.79%) Web Services
12 14 (10.07%) Linux
12 14 (10.07%) Java
12 14 (10.07%) LAN
12 14 (10.07%) WebSphere
12 14 (10.07%) Analytics
13 13 (9.35%) VMware
13 13 (9.35%) Retail
13 13 (9.35%) MS PowerPoint
13 13 (9.35%) WAN
13 13 (9.35%) ETL
13 13 (9.35%) SOA
14 12 (8.63%) EAI
14 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
14 12 (8.63%) Relational Database

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 14 (10.07%) WebSphere
2 11 (7.91%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (4.32%) Documentum
4 5 (3.60%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.16%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.44%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.72%) JBoss
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.72%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.72%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (9.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (5.04%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.32%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (3.60%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.88%) SaaS
2 2 (1.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (10.79%) Firewall
2 14 (10.07%) LAN
3 13 (9.35%) WAN
4 10 (7.19%) WLAN
5 8 (5.76%) Internet
6 7 (5.04%) Extranet
6 7 (5.04%) Intranet
6 7 (5.04%) SAN
7 6 (4.32%) MPLS
7 6 (4.32%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (3.60%) DMZ
8 5 (3.60%) VoIP
8 5 (3.60%) ADSL
9 4 (2.88%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (2.16%) OSPF
10 3 (2.16%) BGP
10 3 (2.16%) EIGRP
10 3 (2.16%) HTTPS
11 2 (1.44%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (15.11%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (8.63%) SQL Server
2 12 (8.63%) Relational Database
3 9 (6.47%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.04%) MySQL
4 7 (5.04%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.32%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (3.60%) OLTP
6 5 (3.60%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (2.88%) DB2
7 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.72%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.72%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.72%) HBase
9 1 (0.72%) Big Data
9 1 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.72%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.72%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (29.50%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.35%) Retail
4 7 (5.04%) Legal
5 5 (3.60%) Banking
6 3 (2.16%) Billing
7 2 (1.44%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.44%) Games
7 2 (1.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.72%) Back Office
8 1 (0.72%) Military
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.95%) Middleware
2 15 (10.79%) Web Services
3 9 (6.47%) SOAP
4 7 (5.04%) EJB
5 6 (4.32%) .NET
5 6 (4.32%) REST
6 3 (2.16%) CSS
7 2 (1.44%) Java EE
8 1 (0.72%) Symfony
8 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (0.72%) jQuery
8 1 (0.72%) CSS3
8 1 (0.72%) Laravel
8 1 (0.72%) JMS
8 1 (0.72%) SAML
8 1 (0.72%) JDBC
8 1 (0.72%) JAAS
8 1 (0.72%) JTA
8 1 (0.72%) JNDI
8 1 (0.72%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.76%) Mainframe
2 7 (5.04%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (4.32%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.60%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.60%) Clustering
5 3 (2.16%) PKI
5 3 (2.16%) SCADA
5 3 (2.16%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.72%) PMI
7 1 (0.72%) EPoS
7 1 (0.72%) HACMP
7 1 (0.72%) DataPower
7 1 (0.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.72%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (19.42%) UNIX
2 19 (13.67%) Windows
3 14 (10.07%) Linux
4 5 (3.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.16%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.44%) AIX
8 1 (0.72%) Solaris
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.72%) Android
8 1 (0.72%) CentOS
8 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (16.55%) Migration
1 23 (16.55%) TOGAF
2 18 (12.95%) Service Management
3 14 (10.07%) Analytics
4 13 (9.35%) SOA
4 13 (9.35%) ETL
5 12 (8.63%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.63%) EAI
6 11 (7.91%) Asset Management
6 11 (7.91%) Workflow
7 10 (7.19%) UML
8 9 (6.47%) ITIL
8 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce
8 9 (6.47%) Data Migration
9 8 (5.76%) Network Architecture
9 8 (5.76%) CRM
9 8 (5.76%) Technical Architecture
9 8 (5.76%) Data Modelling
10 7 (5.04%) BPEL
10 7 (5.04%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.71%) SQL
2 14 (10.07%) Java
3 6 (4.32%) Python
3 6 (4.32%) Perl
4 5 (3.60%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.72%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) PHP5
5 1 (0.72%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) C
5 1 (0.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) Degree
2 10 (7.19%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.47%) SC Cleared
4 5 (3.60%) CISM
4 5 (3.60%) CCIE
4 5 (3.60%) CISSP
4 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.16%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.44%) CISA
6 2 (1.44%) GSEC
6 2 (1.44%) CISMP
6 2 (1.44%) CCDE
6 2 (1.44%) CSSLP
6 2 (1.44%) GCED
7 1 (0.72%) VCP4
7 1 (0.72%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.72%) CCNP
7 1 (0.72%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.16%) SLA
1 3 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) COBIT
3 1 (0.72%) QA
System Software
1 10 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.60%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.72%) HDFS
5 1 (0.72%) GPFS
5 1 (0.72%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.72%) OVSD
2 1 (0.72%) SCOM
2 1 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (23.02%) Oracle
2 17 (12.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (11.51%) IBM
4 13 (9.35%) VMware
5 9 (6.47%) Cisco
5 9 (6.47%) Business Objects
6 6 (4.32%) HP
6 6 (4.32%) NetApp
6 6 (4.32%) Greenplum
7 5 (3.60%) EMC
7 5 (3.60%) Intel
8 4 (2.88%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.88%) Akamai
9 3 (2.16%) Brocade
9 3 (2.16%) SAP
10 2 (1.44%) F5
10 2 (1.44%) Altiris
10 2 (1.44%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.44%) Juniper
10 2 (1.44%) Informatica
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