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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 31 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 64 74 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.24% 6.76% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 7.30% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 38 24
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£513 £450 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £361
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £745 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £452 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.34% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £66.00 £35.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+88.57% -19.54%
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
1136 1014 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.96% 92.60% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 510 466
Average daily rate £350 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £219 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £450 £439
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 73 75
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.92 £10.23 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £38.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +14 45 £465 +3.33% 6
High Wycombe 0 1 - -
Marlow - - - -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Retail
3 20 (14.71%) TOGAF
3 20 (14.71%) WebSphere
4 19 (13.97%) Oracle
5 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (12.50%) Mobile App
6 15 (11.03%) HTML
6 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
6 15 (11.03%) UNIX
6 15 (11.03%) E-Commerce
7 14 (10.29%) IBM
7 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (9.56%) Dojo
8 13 (9.56%) ITIL
8 13 (9.56%) Objective-C
9 12 (8.82%) SharePoint
9 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
9 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
10 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (8.09%) Data Modelling
10 11 (8.09%) Primavera
10 11 (8.09%) Service Management
11 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
11 10 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
11 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
11 10 (7.35%) N-Tier
11 10 (7.35%) Java
11 10 (7.35%) Worklight

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 20 (14.71%) WebSphere
2 12 (8.82%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.94%) MS Exchange
3 4 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.94%) Node.js
3 4 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (1.47%) SAS
5 1 (0.74%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.47%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (1.47%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.94%) GitHub
2 1 (0.74%) PaaS
2 1 (0.74%) IaaS
2 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.94%) Firewall
2 2 (1.47%) WEP
2 2 (1.47%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.47%) VoIP
2 2 (1.47%) SNMP
2 2 (1.47%) VPN
2 2 (1.47%) Network Security
3 1 (0.74%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.74%) WAN
3 1 (0.74%) SSL
3 1 (0.74%) GSM
3 1 (0.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.74%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (5.15%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.47%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.47%) DB2
3 2 (1.47%) PowerCenter
4 1 (0.74%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.74%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 4 (2.94%) Ant
1 4 (2.94%) Jenkins
1 4 (2.94%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.21%) Grunt
2 3 (2.21%) Yeoman
2 3 (2.21%) Subversion
General
1 27 (19.85%) Finance
2 22 (16.18%) Retail
3 10 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.94%) Legal
4 4 (2.94%) Back Office
5 2 (1.47%) Billing
5 2 (1.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.03%) HTML
2 13 (9.56%) Dojo
3 10 (7.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (7.35%) Worklight
4 8 (5.88%) .NET
5 5 (3.68%) HTML5
5 5 (3.68%) CSS3
5 5 (3.68%) CSS
6 4 (2.94%) XML
6 4 (2.94%) RESTful
7 3 (2.21%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (2.21%) Web Services
7 3 (2.21%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.47%) Middleware
8 2 (1.47%) J2EE
8 2 (1.47%) REST
9 1 (0.74%) Ajax
9 1 (0.74%) JSON
9 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.74%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 10 (7.35%) N-Tier
3 8 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 4 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.47%) EPoS
7 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.74%) DTV
7 1 (0.74%) HACMP
7 1 (0.74%) Clustering
7 1 (0.74%) Tandem
7 1 (0.74%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (11.03%) UNIX
2 9 (6.62%) AIX
3 7 (5.15%) Linux
4 4 (2.94%) Windows
5 3 (2.21%) HPUX
6 2 (1.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.47%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.74%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.74%) zOS
7 1 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (14.71%) TOGAF
2 15 (11.03%) E-Commerce
3 14 (10.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (9.56%) ITIL
5 12 (8.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 11 (8.09%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (8.09%) Data Modelling
6 11 (8.09%) Service Management
7 9 (6.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (5.88%) UML
8 8 (5.88%) Data Architecture
9 7 (5.15%) Project Planning
9 7 (5.15%) PRINCE2
9 7 (5.15%) SOA
9 7 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (5.15%) Project Management
10 6 (4.41%) Migration
11 5 (3.68%) Logistics
12 4 (2.94%) PRINCE
12 4 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.03%) JavaScript
2 13 (9.56%) Objective-C
3 10 (7.35%) Java
4 7 (5.15%) SQL
5 6 (4.41%) C
6 2 (1.47%) C#
7 1 (0.74%) Perl
7 1 (0.74%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (8.82%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.09%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.88%) DV Cleared
4 6 (4.41%) Degree
5 4 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.47%) CITP
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) QA
2 3 (2.21%) COBIT
2 3 (2.21%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.47%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.74%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.21%) Tivoli
1 3 (2.21%) Netcool
1 3 (2.21%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
2 2 (1.47%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (13.97%) Oracle
2 17 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 14 (10.29%) IBM
4 11 (8.09%) Primavera
5 8 (5.88%) SAP
6 6 (4.41%) HP
7 4 (2.94%) VMware
7 4 (2.94%) Cisco
8 2 (1.47%) JDA
8 2 (1.47%) IronPort
8 2 (1.47%) Blue Coat
9 1 (0.74%) Computacenter
9 1 (0.74%) Twitter
9 1 (0.74%) NetApp
9 1 (0.74%) Informatica
9 1 (0.74%) Intel
9 1 (0.74%) Business Objects
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Rate: £700 - £950 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: 500 - 675
Posted: 4 days ago
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Venn Group - UK
Rate: 500-600 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago