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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 71 77 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 4 13 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.42% 1.08% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.35% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Median daily rate £413 £400 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -44.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £338 £519
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £555 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.58 - £41.58
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
797 966 1002
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 83.46% 80.23% 77.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 432 507 599
Median daily rate £400 £390 £367
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +6.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 21 38
Median hourly rate £12.00 £26.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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
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 27 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Architecture within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +4 4 £413 +3.12%
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
3 5 (33.33%) Test Management
4 4 (26.67%) Retail
4 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
4 4 (26.67%) ISEB
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Servlets
5 3 (20.00%) Java
5 3 (20.00%) J2EE
5 3 (20.00%) DB2
5 3 (20.00%) IBM
5 3 (20.00%) Service Management
5 3 (20.00%) Change Management
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) WEP
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
5 3 (20.00%) Network Design
5 3 (20.00%) eTOM
5 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
5 3 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
6 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation

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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Automotive
3 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 1 (6.67%) Electronics
4 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Architect
2 6 (40.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Strategy Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy Manager
5 1 (6.67%) BSS Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Test Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Service Transition Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Transition Manager
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Credit Risk
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Test Management
2 4 (26.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) eTOM
3 3 (20.00%) IT Asset Management
3 3 (20.00%) Network Design
3 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) B2C
4 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) ERP
4 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) ISEB
3 3 (20.00%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Sitecore