The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Buckinghamshire region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank - 88 86
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.17% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £440 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.84% +25.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £48.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
-2.06% +41.60%
Systems 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
926 1167 1214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.16% 97.01% 95.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 592 689
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 £263 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 38 69
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £42.50 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Systems Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Systems Architect across the Buckinghamshire region.

Systems Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) ISPF
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) CLIST
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Dell Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CICS
2 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
2 1 (50.00%) CA
2 1 (50.00%) REXX
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

Systems 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 1 (50.00%) CICS
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Easytrieve
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) ISPF
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Assembly Language
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) CLIST
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) JCL
1 1 (50.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Dell Certification
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) CA
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) VMware