The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Lead Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Architect
South East / Buckinghamshire
Rank 68 68 86
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.85% 0.20% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.21% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £650 £698 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -0.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £538
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +2.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £70.00

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
871 942 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 92.86% 94.96% 95.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 469 481 589
Median daily rate £400 £383 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +5.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 40
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.14 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.16% +0.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.69 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £31.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Lead Architect across the Buckinghamshire region.

Lead Architect Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 8 £650 -6.81% 1
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Lead 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 Lead Architect in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) CRM
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (20.00%) PhD
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Retail

Lead 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:

Business Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (80.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) MBA
3 2 (20.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (20.00%) SAP