The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 101 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.68% 7.49% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.19% 7.83% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 70 39
Median daily rate £450 £470 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.25% -6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £366 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £555 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £59.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-24.36% -2.45%
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
843 1290 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.88% 95.70% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 707 642
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 48
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £10.01 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £30.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Buckinghamshire region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 56 £450 - 7
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 31 (19.87%) TOGAF
3 28 (17.95%) Security Cleared
4 26 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 25 (16.03%) SOAP
5 25 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
7 22 (14.10%) Java
7 22 (14.10%) Oracle
8 21 (13.46%) ITIL
8 21 (13.46%) Service Design
9 19 (12.18%) SOA
10 18 (11.54%) IBM
10 18 (11.54%) TIBCO
10 18 (11.54%) Retail
11 17 (10.90%) Migration
12 16 (10.26%) Middleware
12 16 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
12 16 (10.26%) SQL
13 15 (9.62%) .NET
13 15 (9.62%) ETL
13 15 (9.62%) Service Management
13 15 (9.62%) REST
14 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
14 14 (8.97%) MQSeries
14 14 (8.97%) BusinessWorks
14 14 (8.97%) TIBCO EMS
14 14 (8.97%) Axway
15 13 (8.33%) SLA

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 14 (8.97%) MQSeries
3 10 (6.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (4.49%) WebSphere
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.92%) JBoss
7 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.64%) CMS
8 1 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (8.97%) BusinessWorks
2 6 (3.85%) Primavera
3 4 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.56%) Office 365
3 3 (1.92%) IaaS
3 3 (1.92%) SaaS
4 2 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.64%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.64%) PaaS
5 1 (0.64%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.85%) Firewall
1 6 (3.85%) SAN
2 5 (3.21%) MPLS
2 5 (3.21%) VPN
3 4 (2.56%) LAN
3 4 (2.56%) Network Security
3 4 (2.56%) SDH
3 4 (2.56%) VoIP
3 4 (2.56%) WAN
4 3 (1.92%) ATM
4 3 (1.92%) DWDM
4 3 (1.92%) Frame Relay
4 3 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.92%) WLAN
4 3 (1.92%) xDSL
5 2 (1.28%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.28%) SNA
5 2 (1.28%) WEP
6 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.03%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (3.21%) Power BI
2 5 (3.21%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (2.56%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.28%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.28%) DB2
5 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.64%) Big Data
6 1 (0.64%) GIS
6 1 (0.64%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) ERwin
General
1 36 (23.08%) Finance
2 18 (11.54%) Retail
3 9 (5.77%) Banking
4 8 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.92%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.64%) Automotive
7 1 (0.64%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.03%) SOAP
2 16 (10.26%) Middleware
3 15 (9.62%) .NET
3 15 (9.62%) REST
4 14 (8.97%) TIBCO EMS
5 12 (7.69%) Web Services
6 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET
6 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (4.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (3.21%) J2EE
8 3 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (1.28%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.28%) RESTful
9 2 (1.28%) Servlets
9 2 (1.28%) Spring
10 1 (0.64%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.64%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.77%) Data Integration
3 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) N-Tier
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 5 (3.21%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.21%) DataPower
5 4 (2.56%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.28%) Blockchain
7 2 (1.28%) Cryptocurrency
7 2 (1.28%) IVR
7 2 (1.28%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (5.77%) Windows
2 1 (0.64%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.64%) Windows 7
2 1 (0.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.87%) TOGAF
2 21 (13.46%) ITIL
2 21 (13.46%) Service Design
3 19 (12.18%) SOA
4 17 (10.90%) Migration
5 16 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (9.62%) ETL
6 15 (9.62%) Service Management
7 14 (8.97%) Data Modelling
8 13 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.41%) Project Management
10 8 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (5.13%) Network Design
10 8 (5.13%) UML
11 7 (4.49%) Data Architecture
11 7 (4.49%) EAI
11 7 (4.49%) Load Testing
11 7 (4.49%) MVC
11 7 (4.49%) Use Case
12 6 (3.85%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.10%) Java
2 16 (10.26%) SQL
3 1 (0.64%) C#
3 1 (0.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 26 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 11 (7.05%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (6.41%) Degree
6 7 (4.49%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (3.85%) CCIE
8 3 (1.92%) CISSP
8 3 (1.92%) MCSE
8 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.28%) Dell Certification
9 2 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.64%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.64%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.21%) VMware ESX
2 5 (3.21%) XenApp
3 4 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.28%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.64%) vCloud
5 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (1.28%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.64%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.64%) Puppet
2 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (14.74%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.10%) Oracle
3 18 (11.54%) IBM
3 18 (11.54%) TIBCO
4 14 (8.97%) Axway
5 12 (7.69%) SAP
6 11 (7.05%) Cisco
6 11 (7.05%) VMware
7 8 (5.13%) Citrix
8 6 (3.85%) Blue Coat
8 6 (3.85%) HP
8 6 (3.85%) Informatica
8 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.21%) CheckPoint
9 5 (3.21%) Dell
9 5 (3.21%) NetApp
10 4 (2.56%) Avaya
11 3 (1.92%) Juniper
12 2 (1.28%) Cognos
12 2 (1.28%) Teradata
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