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 2 July 2016 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 20 20 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +22
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 53 65 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.81% 7.88% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.07% 8.07% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 24
Median daily rate £440 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £646 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -15.03%
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
657 805 875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.76% 97.58% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 446 521
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 46
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +29.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £40.00 £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 2 July 2016.

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 2 July 2016, 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 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.34%) SC Cleared
2 24 (20.34%) SOA
3 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
3 23 (19.49%) Java
4 22 (18.64%) Oracle
5 21 (17.80%) .NET
5 21 (17.80%) ITIL
5 21 (17.80%) Finance
6 18 (15.25%) IBM
7 17 (14.41%) Middleware
8 16 (13.56%) Service Management
8 16 (13.56%) SQL
8 16 (13.56%) TOGAF
9 15 (12.71%) Retail
10 14 (11.86%) SOAP
10 14 (11.86%) Service Design
11 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
11 13 (11.02%) SLA
12 12 (10.17%) Red Hat
12 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
12 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
12 12 (10.17%) Web Services
12 12 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (10.17%) DV Cleared
13 11 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.47%) Cisco
14 10 (8.47%) SAP
14 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange

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 13 (11.02%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 10 (8.47%) WebSphere
3 6 (5.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.39%) JBoss
6 3 (2.54%) CICS
6 3 (2.54%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Primavera
2 3 (2.54%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.08%) SaaS
2 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.54%) Office 365
4 2 (1.69%) IaaS
4 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.85%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.85%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.08%) Firewall
2 5 (4.24%) MPLS
2 5 (4.24%) SAN
3 4 (3.39%) LAN
3 4 (3.39%) SDH
3 4 (3.39%) VPN
3 4 (3.39%) WAN
3 4 (3.39%) WEP
4 3 (2.54%) ATM
4 3 (2.54%) DWDM
4 3 (2.54%) Frame Relay
4 3 (2.54%) VoIP
4 3 (2.54%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.54%) WLAN
4 3 (2.54%) xDSL
5 2 (1.69%) BGP
6 1 (0.85%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.85%) OSPF
6 1 (0.85%) TACACS
6 1 (0.85%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.24%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.39%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.39%) DB2
3 4 (3.39%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (3.39%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (2.54%) Easytrieve
4 3 (2.54%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (2.54%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.69%) Essbase
5 2 (1.69%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.69%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.85%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.85%) GIS
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 21 (17.80%) Finance
2 15 (12.71%) Retail
3 4 (3.39%) Banking
4 2 (1.69%) Automotive
4 2 (1.69%) Electronics
4 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.69%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.80%) .NET
2 17 (14.41%) Middleware
3 14 (11.86%) SOAP
4 12 (10.17%) Web Services
5 9 (7.63%) J2EE
6 8 (6.78%) REST
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (5.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (5.93%) Spring
8 4 (3.39%) MSMQ
8 4 (3.39%) Servlets
8 4 (3.39%) WCF
9 3 (2.54%) Hibernate
9 3 (2.54%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (2.54%) ISPF
9 3 (2.54%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (6.78%) User Experience
3 7 (5.93%) N-Tier
4 6 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.24%) Data Integration
5 5 (4.24%) DataPower
6 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.85%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.85%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.85%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.78%) Windows
2 3 (2.54%) Windows Server
2 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.54%) zOS
3 1 (0.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.34%) SOA
2 21 (17.80%) ITIL
3 16 (13.56%) Service Management
3 16 (13.56%) TOGAF
4 14 (11.86%) Service Design
5 12 (10.17%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (10.17%) Service Delivery
6 11 (9.32%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
7 9 (7.63%) Migration
7 9 (7.63%) Network Design
7 9 (7.63%) Project Management
8 7 (5.93%) EAI
8 7 (5.93%) ETL
8 7 (5.93%) Load Testing
8 7 (5.93%) MVC
8 7 (5.93%) Use Case
9 6 (5.08%) Data Modelling
9 6 (5.08%) High Availability
9 6 (5.08%) UML
Programming Languages
1 23 (19.49%) Java
2 16 (13.56%) SQL
3 7 (5.93%) C#
4 3 (2.54%) Assembly Language
4 3 (2.54%) C++
4 3 (2.54%) CLIST
4 3 (2.54%) COBOL
4 3 (2.54%) JCL
4 3 (2.54%) REXX
5 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (21.19%) Security Cleared
2 24 (20.34%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.17%) DV Cleared
4 10 (8.47%) Degree
5 9 (7.63%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (4.24%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.54%) CCIE
7 3 (2.54%) MCSE
7 3 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.69%) CCNP
8 2 (1.69%) Dell Certification
8 2 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.02%) SLA
2 1 (0.85%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.24%) VMware ESX
1 5 (4.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.39%) XenApp
3 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.85%) vCloud
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.69%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.85%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 23 (19.49%) Microsoft
2 22 (18.64%) Oracle
3 18 (15.25%) IBM
4 12 (10.17%) Red Hat
5 10 (8.47%) Cisco
5 10 (8.47%) SAP
6 8 (6.78%) HP
7 7 (5.93%) VMware
8 6 (5.08%) Citrix
9 5 (4.24%) Blue Coat
9 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
9 5 (4.24%) Informatica
9 5 (4.24%) NetApp
10 4 (3.39%) Dell
11 3 (2.54%) CA
11 3 (2.54%) Juniper
12 2 (1.69%) Amdocs
12 2 (1.69%) Avaya
12 2 (1.69%) Cognos
12 2 (1.69%) TIBCO
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