The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 76 38 65
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +27
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 7 27 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.58% 3.24% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 4.42% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Average daily rate £663 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+128.44% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £171 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £500 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £30.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
845 611 797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 70.42% 73.26% 66.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 356 381
Average daily rate £355 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 30 38
Average hourly rate £15.97 £14.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -1.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £9.89 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £162.50 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Technical Architecture
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 Technical Architecture within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -29 4 £775 +174.33% 1
Chalfont St Giles - - - -
Gerrards Cross - - - -
High Wycombe - - - -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) XML
2 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 2 (13.33%) PaaS
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (13.33%) Telematics
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) SysML
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (13.33%) EAI
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) Cognos
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) HTTPS

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) SaaS
2 2 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) RDBMS
1 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (6.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Architect
2 10 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Integration
1 2 (13.33%) Telematics
1 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
3 2 (13.33%) Logistics
3 2 (13.33%) SysML
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) UML
3 2 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (13.33%) EAI
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Cognos
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) BMC
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) Symantec
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Tableau
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