The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 74 65 74
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 2 26 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.22% 1.90% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 2.35% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 3
Median daily rate - £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.44%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.10% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.77 - £32.04
Technical Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
737 1105 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.25% 80.54% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 620 529
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 22 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.40 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Technical Architecture
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 Technical Architecture within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 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 -9 2 - -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 3 (30.00%) Test Management
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) eTOM
3 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) IVR
3 2 (20.00%) WEP
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
3 2 (20.00%) DB2
3 2 (20.00%) IT Asset Management

Technical Architecture
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 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
5 1 (10.00%) BSS Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Strategy Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
1 2 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) IVR
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Test Management
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (20.00%) CRM
2 2 (20.00%) eTOM
2 2 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
2 2 (20.00%) IBM