The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 12 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 63 49 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 10.62% 6.91% 5.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.54% 7.21% 5.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 30 21
Median daily rate £525 £509 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.19% +7.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £690
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
546 680 752
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.07% 95.91% 96.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 329 411
Median daily rate £400 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £275 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 30 39
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.75 £17.77 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 January 2017.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
2 44 (33.08%) SC Cleared
3 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
4 26 (19.55%) Finance
5 25 (18.80%) Oracle
5 25 (18.80%) ITIL
6 24 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
7 22 (16.54%) ETL
8 21 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (15.04%) WAN
10 19 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 19 (14.29%) Retail
11 18 (13.53%) Migration
12 17 (12.78%) CRM
12 17 (12.78%) Service Design
13 16 (12.03%) Java
13 16 (12.03%) DV Cleared
14 15 (11.28%) Cisco
14 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
14 15 (11.28%) SLA
14 15 (11.28%) Service Management
15 14 (10.53%) Office 365
15 14 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
15 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
16 13 (9.77%) Firewall
16 13 (9.77%) SAN
16 13 (9.77%) IBM
16 13 (9.77%) E-Commerce
16 13 (9.77%) SOAP
16 13 (9.77%) Windows

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 7 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.51%) Apache
2 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.51%) WebLogic
3 4 (3.01%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (2.26%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.26%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.26%) MS Office
2 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (4.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (3.01%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (15.04%) WAN
2 13 (9.77%) Firewall
2 13 (9.77%) SAN
3 12 (9.02%) LAN
4 7 (5.26%) VoIP
5 6 (4.51%) DMZ
5 6 (4.51%) MPLS
5 6 (4.51%) NAS
5 6 (4.51%) VLAN
5 6 (4.51%) WLAN
6 5 (3.76%) ADSL
6 5 (3.76%) DHCP
7 4 (3.01%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.26%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.26%) Skype
9 2 (1.50%) VPN
10 1 (0.75%) Cisco ISE
10 1 (0.75%) IPsec
10 1 (0.75%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (0.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (18.05%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.77%) Big Data
3 8 (6.02%) Power BI
3 8 (6.02%) Relational Database
3 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.76%) Essbase
5 4 (3.01%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (2.26%) Data Mart
6 3 (2.26%) HBase
6 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.50%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (1.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.50%) Neo4j
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.51%) ERwin
2 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.75%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (19.55%) Finance
2 19 (14.29%) Retail
3 3 (2.26%) Publishing
4 2 (1.50%) Back Office
4 2 (1.50%) Banking
4 2 (1.50%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.50%) French Language
4 2 (1.50%) German Language
4 2 (1.50%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.50%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.75%) Advertising
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) SOAP
2 9 (6.77%) Middleware
3 7 (5.26%) J2EE
3 7 (5.26%) Web Services
4 5 (3.76%) EDI
4 5 (3.76%) REST
5 4 (3.01%) .NET
5 4 (3.01%) ASP.NET
5 4 (3.01%) XML
6 3 (2.26%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.50%) cXML
7 2 (1.50%) ebXML
8 1 (0.75%) CSS
8 1 (0.75%) HTML
8 1 (0.75%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.75%) JMS
8 1 (0.75%) Kafka
8 1 (0.75%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.27%) Data Integration
4 8 (6.02%) Computer Science
5 6 (4.51%) Clustering
6 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.26%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.50%) IVR
8 2 (1.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.75%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.75%) Cyber Attack
9 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.75%) DataPower
9 1 (0.75%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.75%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.77%) Windows
2 10 (7.52%) Linux
2 10 (7.52%) Windows 10
3 9 (6.77%) Unix
4 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.75%) CentOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.80%) ITIL
2 22 (16.54%) ETL
3 21 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 18 (13.53%) Migration
6 17 (12.78%) CRM
6 17 (12.78%) Service Design
7 15 (11.28%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (11.28%) Service Management
8 13 (9.77%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (9.02%) Project Management
9 12 (9.02%) TOGAF
10 9 (6.77%) Data Management
11 7 (5.26%) Analytics
11 7 (5.26%) Cybersecurity
11 7 (5.26%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.26%) Dimensional Modelling
11 7 (5.26%) Metadata Management
11 7 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (12.03%) Java
2 11 (8.27%) SQL
3 3 (2.26%) C#
4 2 (1.50%) ActionScript
4 2 (1.50%) ActionScript 2.0
4 2 (1.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.75%) Python
5 1 (0.75%) Ruby
5 1 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 46 (34.59%) Security Cleared
2 44 (33.08%) SC Cleared
3 16 (12.03%) DV Cleared
4 9 (6.77%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (6.02%) CCIE
5 8 (6.02%) Degree
5 8 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (4.51%) CISSP
6 6 (4.51%) CLAS
6 6 (4.51%) GIAC
6 6 (4.51%) SANS
7 5 (3.76%) MBA
7 5 (3.76%) PhD
8 4 (3.01%) CCNP
9 3 (2.26%) MCSA
9 3 (2.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.28%) SLA
2 8 (6.02%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
4 4 (3.01%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (9.02%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.01%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.75%) Docker
5 1 (0.75%) HDFS
5 1 (0.75%) vCloud
5 1 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (3.76%) Cisco Prime
1 5 (3.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.75%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.75%) Puppet
2 1 (0.75%) SCCM
2 1 (0.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (30.08%) Microsoft
2 25 (18.80%) Oracle
3 15 (11.28%) Cisco
4 13 (9.77%) IBM
5 10 (7.52%) SAP
6 6 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.51%) VMware
7 5 (3.76%) Altiris
7 5 (3.76%) Hyperion
8 4 (3.01%) HP
8 4 (3.01%) ION Trading
8 4 (3.01%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.26%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.26%) NetApp
9 3 (2.26%) Riverbed
9 3 (2.26%) TIBCO
10 2 (1.50%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.50%) Avaya
10 2 (1.50%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.50%) Informatica