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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 29 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 42 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.92% 5.11% 4.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.32% 5.41% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 17
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £395 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £510 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £35.50 £46.25
% change year-on-year
+29.57% -23.24%
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
789 721 716
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.39% 94.50% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 466 362 367
Average daily rate £360 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £219 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 53 53
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -8.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £11.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.05 £42.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -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 1 September 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 1 September 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 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
4 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
5 11 (14.86%) UNIX
6 10 (13.51%) Primavera
7 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
8 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
8 8 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (10.81%) Finance
9 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (9.46%) Oracle Applications
9 7 (9.46%) Retail
9 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
9 7 (9.46%) .NET
9 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
10 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
10 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
10 6 (8.11%) C
10 6 (8.11%) HTML
10 6 (8.11%) SQL
10 6 (8.11%) UML
10 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.11%) ITIL
10 6 (8.11%) Project Management
10 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.11%) IBM
11 5 (6.76%) Migration
11 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 13 (17.57%) WebSphere
2 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 4 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.70%) SAS
5 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (9.46%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) PaaS
1 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Firewall
2 2 (2.70%) VoIP
2 2 (2.70%) VPN
2 2 (2.70%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.35%) SSL
3 1 (1.35%) WEP
3 1 (1.35%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.46%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.70%) PowerCenter
3 2 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.35%) OLTP
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 7 (9.46%) Retail
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Billing
4 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Electronics
5 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) HTML
3 4 (5.41%) XML
3 4 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (5.41%) Dojo
4 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 3 (4.05%) Worklight
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) J2EE
6 1 (1.35%) Ajax
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
6 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.35%) HTML5
6 1 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (1.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.35%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.76%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.35%) Clustering
4 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) EPoS
4 1 (1.35%) HACMP
4 1 (1.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) UNIX
2 5 (6.76%) AIX
3 3 (4.05%) HPUX
3 3 (4.05%) Windows
3 3 (4.05%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) zOS
5 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.92%) TOGAF
2 8 (10.81%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (9.46%) E-Commerce
4 6 (8.11%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.11%) ITIL
4 6 (8.11%) UML
4 6 (8.11%) Project Management
5 5 (6.76%) Migration
5 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.76%) Data Architecture
6 4 (5.41%) PRINCE
6 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (5.41%) Project Planning
6 4 (5.41%) Logistics
6 4 (5.41%) Service Management
6 4 (5.41%) SOA
7 3 (4.05%) CRM
7 3 (4.05%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.05%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) C
1 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.35%) Perl
4 1 (1.35%) PHP
4 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) CITP
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 3 (4.05%) SLA
2 3 (4.05%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.70%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.05%) Netcool
1 3 (4.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 16 (21.62%) Oracle
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft
3 10 (13.51%) Primavera
4 6 (8.11%) IBM
5 4 (5.41%) VMware
5 4 (5.41%) HP
5 4 (5.41%) SAP
6 2 (2.70%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.70%) JDA
6 2 (2.70%) IronPort
7 1 (1.35%) Twitter
7 1 (1.35%) NetApp
7 1 (1.35%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.35%) Intel
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