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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 18 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 94 80 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 7.57% 6.08% 6.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.98% 6.57% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 48 32
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£465 £450 £433
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £400 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +102.85%
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
1178 1218 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.92% 92.62% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 648 692 470
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £216 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 57 79
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £20.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +6 61 £450 - 4
High Wycombe +12 10 £480 - 2
Aylesbury - 1 £550 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 47 (24.74%) Finance
2 31 (16.32%) Firewall
3 30 (15.79%) Oracle
4 28 (14.74%) SOA
5 27 (14.21%) Middleware
5 27 (14.21%) Cisco
5 27 (14.21%) TOGAF
6 26 (13.68%) Migration
7 24 (12.63%) SQL
8 22 (11.58%) Data Modelling
9 21 (11.05%) Retail
10 20 (10.53%) Information Security
10 20 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
10 20 (10.53%) SOAP
11 19 (10.00%) CISSP
12 18 (9.47%) Java
12 18 (9.47%) Data Migration
12 18 (9.47%) Vulnerability Management
13 17 (8.95%) UML
14 16 (8.42%) SQL Server
14 16 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 16 (8.42%) VMware
15 15 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
15 15 (7.89%) GIAC
15 15 (7.89%) Degree
15 15 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
15 15 (7.89%) Web Services
15 15 (7.89%) Cyber Security

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (6.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.11%) Documentum
2 4 (2.11%) ArcGIS
3 3 (1.58%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (1.58%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.58%) PowerExchange
4 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.05%) SAS
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.53%) JBoss
5 1 (0.53%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.53%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.58%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.05%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.05%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) SaaS
1 1 (0.53%) PaaS
1 1 (0.53%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (16.32%) Firewall
2 12 (6.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (5.79%) LAN
4 10 (5.26%) VPN
5 9 (4.74%) WAN
5 9 (4.74%) OSPF
5 9 (4.74%) BGP
6 8 (4.21%) MPLS
7 7 (3.68%) TCP/IP
7 7 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (3.68%) Internet
8 6 (3.16%) DNS
8 6 (3.16%) DHCP
8 6 (3.16%) LDAP
8 6 (3.16%) BIG-IP
8 6 (3.16%) Unified Communications
9 5 (2.63%) Wireless
9 5 (2.63%) DWDM
10 4 (2.11%) X.500
10 4 (2.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.84%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.79%) Oracle Database
4 9 (4.74%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (3.16%) OLTP
7 5 (2.63%) MySQL
7 5 (2.63%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 5 (2.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.63%) Big Data
7 5 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (2.63%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (2.63%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.11%) PowerCenter
9 3 (1.58%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.58%) Xcelsius
10 2 (1.05%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.53%) Xcode
2 1 (0.53%) Maven
2 1 (0.53%) Hudson
2 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.53%) Ant
General
1 47 (24.74%) Finance
2 21 (11.05%) Retail
3 10 (5.26%) Automotive
3 10 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.68%) Legal
5 5 (2.63%) Banking
6 3 (1.58%) Billing
7 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.05%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (14.21%) Middleware
2 20 (10.53%) SOAP
3 15 (7.89%) Web Services
4 13 (6.84%) REST
5 6 (3.16%) XML
6 5 (2.63%) Spring
6 5 (2.63%) .NET
6 5 (2.63%) SAML
6 5 (2.63%) Java EE
7 4 (2.11%) JSP
7 4 (2.11%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.58%) J2EE
8 3 (1.58%) jBPM
9 2 (1.05%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.05%) EJB
10 1 (0.53%) CSS
10 1 (0.53%) Servlets
10 1 (0.53%) Struts
10 1 (0.53%) Cocoa
10 1 (0.53%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.84%) Management Information System
1 13 (6.84%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.21%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.16%) N-Tier
3 6 (3.16%) Data Integration
4 5 (2.63%) Clustering
4 5 (2.63%) GIS
4 5 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.11%) PKI
6 3 (1.58%) SCADA
6 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.58%) Blog
6 3 (1.58%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
7 1 (0.53%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.53%) iPhone
7 1 (0.53%) DataPower
7 1 (0.53%) iPad
7 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.37%) Windows
2 12 (6.32%) UNIX
3 9 (4.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.63%) Linux
5 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.58%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.05%) AIX
6 2 (1.05%) Solaris
6 2 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.53%) CentOS
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (14.74%) SOA
2 27 (14.21%) TOGAF
3 26 (13.68%) Migration
4 22 (11.58%) Data Modelling
5 20 (10.53%) Information Security
5 20 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
5 20 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
6 18 (9.47%) Data Migration
6 18 (9.47%) Vulnerability Management
7 17 (8.95%) UML
8 15 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
8 15 (7.89%) Cyber Security
8 15 (7.89%) Data Architecture
9 14 (7.37%) E-Commerce
9 14 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (7.37%) Service Management
10 13 (6.84%) Security Testing
10 13 (6.84%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.63%) SQL
2 18 (9.47%) Java
3 4 (2.11%) C
3 4 (2.11%) Scala
4 3 (1.58%) PL/SQL
4 3 (1.58%) Python
5 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (10.00%) CISSP
2 15 (7.89%) GIAC
2 15 (7.89%) Degree
3 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
4 11 (5.79%) SC Cleared
5 10 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.21%) CCNP
7 6 (3.16%) CCNA
7 6 (3.16%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.58%) CISM
9 2 (1.05%) CCIP
9 2 (1.05%) ISSAP
9 2 (1.05%) CISMP
10 1 (0.53%) MCTS
10 1 (0.53%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.53%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.53%) ISEB
10 1 (0.53%) MCP
10 1 (0.53%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.11%) QA
4 2 (1.05%) SLA
5 1 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.58%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.58%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.53%) UAG
4 1 (0.53%) NFS
4 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.53%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.53%) HDFS
4 1 (0.53%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (4.21%) EMC VPLEX
2 3 (1.58%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.53%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.53%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.53%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.53%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.53%) OVSD
3 1 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.53%) SCOM
3 1 (0.53%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 30 (15.79%) Oracle
2 27 (14.21%) Cisco
3 16 (8.42%) VMware
4 14 (7.37%) Microsoft
5 12 (6.32%) SAP
6 10 (5.26%) HP
6 10 (5.26%) CheckPoint
7 9 (4.74%) IBM
7 9 (4.74%) F5
8 8 (4.21%) Brocade
9 7 (3.68%) Avaya
10 6 (3.16%) Informatica
10 6 (3.16%) NetApp
10 6 (3.16%) Intel
11 4 (2.11%) Akamai
11 4 (2.11%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.58%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.58%) JDA
12 3 (1.58%) Juniper
12 3 (1.58%) Cloudera
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Negotiable
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