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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 16 18 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -2
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 76 55 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.98% 7.14% 7.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.66% 7.81% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 31 23
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £49.50 £44.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year
+11.86% -6.84%
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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
787 704 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.03% 91.43% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 420 365 209
Average daily rate £375 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 37 56
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £20.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015, 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 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 29 (24.58%) Oracle
3 25 (21.19%) UNIX
4 22 (18.64%) Migration
5 21 (17.80%) TOGAF
6 19 (16.10%) SQL
7 18 (15.25%) Service Management
8 17 (14.41%) Middleware
8 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
8 17 (14.41%) Windows
9 15 (12.71%) Web Services
9 15 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
9 15 (12.71%) Firewall
10 14 (11.86%) LAN
10 14 (11.86%) IBM
11 13 (11.02%) WAN
11 13 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
12 12 (10.17%) VMware
12 12 (10.17%) SOA
12 12 (10.17%) EAI
13 11 (9.32%) ETL
13 11 (9.32%) Java
13 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
13 11 (9.32%) Workflow
13 11 (9.32%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (9.32%) Retail
13 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
13 11 (9.32%) Degree
13 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
14 10 (8.47%) WebSphere

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 11 (9.32%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.08%) Documentum
4 5 (4.24%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe CQ
7 1 (0.85%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (5.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.08%) MS Visio
3 6 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle Financials
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (4.24%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.39%) SaaS
2 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.71%) Firewall
2 14 (11.86%) LAN
3 13 (11.02%) WAN
4 10 (8.47%) WLAN
5 8 (6.78%) Internet
6 7 (5.93%) Extranet
6 7 (5.93%) Intranet
6 7 (5.93%) SAN
7 6 (5.08%) MPLS
8 5 (4.24%) DMZ
8 5 (4.24%) VoIP
8 5 (4.24%) ADSL
9 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.54%) HTTPS
10 3 (2.54%) OSPF
10 3 (2.54%) BGP
10 3 (2.54%) EIGRP
10 3 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.69%) NAS
11 2 (1.69%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.71%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 11 (9.32%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.63%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.93%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (5.08%) MySQL
5 6 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (4.24%) OLTP
6 5 (4.24%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.54%) DB2
7 3 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.85%) HBase
8 1 (0.85%) Big Data
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (4.24%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.85%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.85%) Git (software)
General
1 38 (32.20%) Finance
2 11 (9.32%) Retail
3 7 (5.93%) Legal
3 7 (5.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.54%) Banking
4 3 (2.54%) Billing
5 2 (1.69%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (0.85%) Military
6 1 (0.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (14.41%) Middleware
2 15 (12.71%) Web Services
3 9 (7.63%) SOAP
4 7 (5.93%) EJB
5 6 (5.08%) REST
6 5 (4.24%) .NET
7 3 (2.54%) CSS
8 1 (0.85%) Ajax
8 1 (0.85%) Java EE
8 1 (0.85%) Symfony
8 1 (0.85%) jQuery
8 1 (0.85%) CSS3
8 1 (0.85%) Laravel
8 1 (0.85%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.93%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.08%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.24%) N-Tier
3 5 (4.24%) Clustering
4 3 (2.54%) PKI
4 3 (2.54%) SCADA
4 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.85%) PMI
6 1 (0.85%) HACMP
6 1 (0.85%) Open Source
6 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.19%) UNIX
2 17 (14.41%) Windows
3 8 (6.78%) Linux
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (2.54%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.85%) AIX
7 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.64%) Migration
2 21 (17.80%) TOGAF
3 18 (15.25%) Service Management
4 12 (10.17%) SOA
4 12 (10.17%) EAI
5 11 (9.32%) ETL
5 11 (9.32%) Asset Management
5 11 (9.32%) Workflow
6 10 (8.47%) UML
7 9 (7.63%) ITIL
7 9 (7.63%) Data Migration
8 8 (6.78%) Technical Architecture
8 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.93%) Data Modelling
9 7 (5.93%) CRM
9 7 (5.93%) Analytics
10 6 (5.08%) Business Analytics
10 6 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (5.08%) Project Management
10 6 (5.08%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.10%) SQL
2 11 (9.32%) Java
3 5 (4.24%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.85%) PHP5
4 1 (0.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.85%) PHP
4 1 (0.85%) C
4 1 (0.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.32%) Degree
2 10 (8.47%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.63%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.24%) CCIE
4 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.54%) CISM
5 3 (2.54%) CISSP
5 3 (2.54%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.69%) CCDE
6 2 (1.69%) CISMP
7 1 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.85%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.85%) CCNP
7 1 (0.85%) CCIP
7 1 (0.85%) CCNA
7 1 (0.85%) CCDP
7 1 (0.85%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.85%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.54%) SLA
1 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.24%) Hyper-V
3 3 (2.54%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) NFS
4 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.85%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.85%) HDFS
4 1 (0.85%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.85%) OVSD
2 1 (0.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (24.58%) Oracle
2 17 (14.41%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.86%) IBM
4 12 (10.17%) VMware
5 8 (6.78%) Cisco
6 6 (5.08%) NetApp
7 5 (4.24%) HP
7 5 (4.24%) EMC
7 5 (4.24%) Intel
8 4 (3.39%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.39%) Akamai
9 3 (2.54%) Business Objects
9 3 (2.54%) SAP
10 2 (1.69%) Juniper
10 2 (1.69%) Informatica
10 2 (1.69%) F5
10 2 (1.69%) Altiris
10 2 (1.69%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.69%) Brocade
11 1 (0.85%) IronPort
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