The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 28 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 52 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 5.76% 4.60% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.12% 4.95% 6.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £355 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £648 £491 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £470 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £44.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-13.06% -2.22%
Architect
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 666 548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.24% 92.76% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 340 233
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 60 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 23 (25.56%) TOGAF
3 21 (23.33%) Oracle
4 20 (22.22%) UNIX
5 16 (17.78%) Service Management
6 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
7 14 (15.56%) Firewall
8 12 (13.33%) Retail
9 10 (11.11%) LAN
10 9 (10.00%) Windows
10 9 (10.00%) WAN
10 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
10 9 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
11 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
11 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
11 8 (8.89%) Primavera
11 8 (8.89%) Project Management
11 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
11 8 (8.89%) Oracle Applications
11 8 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
12 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
12 7 (7.78%) Web Services
12 7 (7.78%) UML
12 7 (7.78%) Migration
12 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
13 6 (6.67%) HTML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (3.33%) Documentum
4 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.11%) Node.js
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (8.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.33%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (2.22%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.56%) Firewall
2 10 (11.11%) LAN
3 9 (10.00%) WAN
4 6 (6.67%) WLAN
4 6 (6.67%) MPLS
5 5 (5.56%) DMZ
5 5 (5.56%) VoIP
5 5 (5.56%) ADSL
5 5 (5.56%) Internet
6 4 (4.44%) Extranet
6 4 (4.44%) Intranet
7 3 (3.33%) OSPF
7 3 (3.33%) BGP
7 3 (3.33%) EIGRP
7 3 (3.33%) SAN
8 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.22%) NAS
8 2 (2.22%) TACACS
8 2 (2.22%) SSL
9 1 (1.11%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.44%) OLTP
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) HBase
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) DB2
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (1.11%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 12 (13.33%) Retail
3 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.67%) Legal
5 3 (3.33%) Billing
6 2 (2.22%) Back Office
7 1 (1.11%) Electronics
7 1 (1.11%) Marketing
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Military
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.78%) Web Services
2 6 (6.67%) HTML
3 5 (5.56%) Middleware
4 4 (4.44%) Dojo
4 4 (4.44%) EJB
4 4 (4.44%) CSS
4 4 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.33%) Worklight
5 3 (3.33%) .NET
6 2 (2.22%) XML
6 2 (2.22%) jQuery
6 2 (2.22%) Ajax
6 2 (2.22%) CSS3
7 1 (1.11%) Laravel
7 1 (1.11%) Backbone.js
7 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (1.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (1.11%) Java EE
7 1 (1.11%) JSON
7 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) PKI
5 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.11%) Open Source
6 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.11%) EPoS
6 1 (1.11%) HACMP
6 1 (1.11%) DTV
6 1 (1.11%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.22%) UNIX
2 9 (10.00%) Windows
3 6 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) AIX
6 1 (1.11%) Solaris
6 1 (1.11%) Android
6 1 (1.11%) zOS
6 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (25.56%) TOGAF
2 16 (17.78%) Service Management
3 9 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (8.89%) Project Management
5 7 (7.78%) UML
5 7 (7.78%) Migration
6 6 (6.67%) GAP Analysis
6 6 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 6 (6.67%) EAI
6 6 (6.67%) ITIL
7 5 (5.56%) SOA
7 5 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 4 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (4.44%) Workflow
8 4 (4.44%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.44%) Network Design
8 4 (4.44%) ERP
8 4 (4.44%) Project Planning
9 3 (3.33%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
2 6 (6.67%) Java
3 4 (4.44%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.22%) PHP
4 2 (2.22%) C
5 1 (1.11%) COBOL
5 1 (1.11%) Perl
5 1 (1.11%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.11%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (5.56%) Degree
4 4 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.44%) CCIE
5 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.11%) CCNP
6 1 (1.11%) CCIP
6 1 (1.11%) CCNA
6 1 (1.11%) CCDP
6 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.11%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) COBIT
2 3 (3.33%) SLA
3 2 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.11%) HDFS
3 1 (1.11%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.11%) Netcool
2 1 (1.11%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.11%) SCOM
2 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (23.33%) Oracle
2 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.89%) Primavera
4 6 (6.67%) IBM
5 5 (5.56%) VMware
6 4 (4.44%) Cisco
6 4 (4.44%) Intel
7 3 (3.33%) SAP
8 2 (2.22%) HP
8 2 (2.22%) Altiris
8 2 (2.22%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.22%) Informatica
8 2 (2.22%) JDA
9 1 (1.11%) NetApp
9 1 (1.11%) Symantec
9 1 (1.11%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.11%) IronPort
9 1 (1.11%) F5
9 1 (1.11%) Twitter
9 1 (1.11%) Dell
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