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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 29 29
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 42 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.66% 5.07% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.97% 5.46% 5.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 14
Average daily rate
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£513 £450 £484
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £345 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £491 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £64.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £62.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-28.00% +47.05%
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
845 659 521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.78% 92.82% 94.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 312 220
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 £201 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 78 48
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £15.00 £20.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 20 (24.10%) UNIX
2 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 18 (21.69%) TOGAF
3 17 (20.48%) Finance
4 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
5 14 (16.87%) WebSphere
6 13 (15.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (15.66%) Service Management
7 11 (13.25%) Retail
8 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
8 9 (10.84%) Windows
8 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
9 8 (9.64%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
9 8 (9.64%) MS Visio
9 8 (9.64%) LAN
9 8 (9.64%) Primavera
10 7 (8.43%) Project Management
10 7 (8.43%) Oracle Applications
10 7 (8.43%) VMware
10 7 (8.43%) WAN
10 7 (8.43%) N-Tier
10 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
10 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
10 7 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (7.23%) C
11 6 (7.23%) HTML
11 6 (7.23%) Java
11 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 14 (16.87%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.41%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.20%) Node.js
4 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (9.64%) Spreadsheet
2 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (9.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) IaaS
1 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.64%) LAN
2 7 (8.43%) WAN
3 6 (7.23%) Firewall
4 4 (4.82%) WLAN
4 4 (4.82%) MPLS
5 3 (3.61%) EIGRP
5 3 (3.61%) OSPF
5 3 (3.61%) BGP
5 3 (3.61%) DMZ
5 3 (3.61%) VoIP
5 3 (3.61%) ADSL
5 3 (3.61%) SAN
6 2 (2.41%) NAS
6 2 (2.41%) SSL
6 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (2.41%) TACACS
7 1 (1.20%) VRRP
7 1 (1.20%) Internet
7 1 (1.20%) Wireless
7 1 (1.20%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.61%) OLTP
2 3 (3.61%) DB2
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.20%) HBase
4 1 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Rational Rose
1 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Retail
3 9 (10.84%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.82%) Legal
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.41%) Billing
6 1 (1.20%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.20%) Military
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) HTML
2 4 (4.82%) Dojo
2 4 (4.82%) .NET
2 4 (4.82%) CSS
2 4 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (3.61%) Worklight
4 2 (2.41%) CSS3
4 2 (2.41%) Ajax
4 2 (2.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.41%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.20%) Web Services
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (1.20%) JSON
5 1 (1.20%) Symfony
5 1 (1.20%) Java EE
5 1 (1.20%) Laravel
5 1 (1.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.20%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.43%) N-Tier
2 6 (7.23%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.02%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) PKI
5 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.20%) Clustering
6 1 (1.20%) DTV
6 1 (1.20%) HACMP
6 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.20%) EPoS
6 1 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.20%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 20 (24.10%) UNIX
2 9 (10.84%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) Linux
4 5 (6.02%) AIX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.61%) HPUX
5 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.41%) Android
6 2 (2.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.20%) zOS
7 1 (1.20%) Solaris
7 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.69%) TOGAF
2 13 (15.66%) Service Management
3 9 (10.84%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (8.43%) Project Management
4 7 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (7.23%) E-Commerce
5 6 (7.23%) GAP Analysis
6 5 (6.02%) Migration
6 5 (6.02%) UML
7 4 (4.82%) Project Planning
7 4 (4.82%) SOA
7 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (3.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.61%) Data Modelling
8 3 (3.61%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.61%) ITIL
8 3 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (3.61%) Network Design
8 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.43%) JavaScript
2 6 (7.23%) C
2 6 (7.23%) Java
3 4 (4.82%) SQL
3 4 (4.82%) Objective-C
4 2 (2.41%) PHP
5 1 (1.20%) Perl
5 1 (1.20%) COBOL
5 1 (1.20%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (9.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) Degree
4 3 (3.61%) CCIE
4 3 (3.61%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.41%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCIP
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) CCDP
6 1 (1.20%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) COBIT
1 4 (4.82%) QA
2 2 (2.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.20%) HDFS
3 1 (1.20%) GPFS
3 1 (1.20%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (3.61%) Tivoli
1 3 (3.61%) Netcool
1 3 (3.61%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 2 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (21.69%) Oracle
2 15 (18.07%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.64%) Primavera
4 7 (8.43%) VMware
5 6 (7.23%) IBM
6 5 (6.02%) HP
7 3 (3.61%) Intel
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco
7 3 (3.61%) SAP
8 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
8 2 (2.41%) Informatica
8 2 (2.41%) JDA
8 2 (2.41%) Altiris
9 1 (1.20%) Symantec
9 1 (1.20%) Citrix
9 1 (1.20%) Dell
9 1 (1.20%) NetApp
9 1 (1.20%) Siebel
9 1 (1.20%) IronPort
9 1 (1.20%) Computacenter
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