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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 23 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 61 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 7.07% 4.75% 3.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.31% 5.22% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 27 13
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £600 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £490 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £71.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-16.19% +102.85%
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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
834 824 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.64% 90.95% 95.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 481 497 323
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 57
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £10.73 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 27 (18.88%) Finance
1 27 (18.88%) Oracle
1 27 (18.88%) SOA
2 24 (16.78%) Middleware
3 22 (15.38%) Migration
4 21 (14.69%) Firewall
4 21 (14.69%) SQL
5 20 (13.99%) TOGAF
6 19 (13.29%) SOAP
7 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
7 18 (12.59%) Information Security
7 18 (12.59%) Enterprise Architecture
7 18 (12.59%) Data Migration
8 17 (11.89%) UML
9 16 (11.19%) Retail
9 16 (11.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 16 (11.19%) Technical Architecture
10 15 (10.49%) Web Services
10 15 (10.49%) GIAC
10 15 (10.49%) CISSP
11 14 (9.79%) Java
11 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
11 14 (9.79%) Data Architecture
11 14 (9.79%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (9.79%) Cyber Security
12 13 (9.09%) Patch Management
12 13 (9.09%) Security Patching
12 13 (9.09%) Degree
12 13 (9.09%) Security Testing
12 13 (9.09%) OWASP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 7 (4.90%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.80%) ArcGIS
2 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.80%) Documentum
3 3 (2.10%) PowerExchange
3 3 (2.10%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.10%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (1.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.80%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.40%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.70%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.70%) SaaS
1 1 (0.70%) PaaS
1 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (14.69%) Firewall
2 6 (4.20%) LDAP
3 4 (2.80%) SAN
3 4 (2.80%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (2.80%) X.500
4 3 (2.10%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (2.10%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.10%) HTTPS
5 2 (1.40%) WAN
5 2 (1.40%) LAN
5 2 (1.40%) SMS
6 1 (0.70%) WLAN
6 1 (0.70%) SNMP
6 1 (0.70%) Intranet
6 1 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.70%) Extranet
6 1 (0.70%) DWDM
6 1 (0.70%) OSPF
6 1 (0.70%) BGP
6 1 (0.70%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.99%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (6.99%) Oracle Database
3 8 (5.59%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (4.90%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (3.50%) OLTP
5 5 (3.50%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (3.50%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.50%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.80%) Big Data
6 4 (2.80%) PowerCenter
6 4 (2.80%) MySQL
7 3 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.10%) Xcelsius
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.70%) Xcode
General
1 27 (18.88%) Finance
2 16 (11.19%) Retail
3 7 (4.90%) Legal
4 6 (4.20%) Automotive
5 3 (2.10%) Billing
5 3 (2.10%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.10%) Banking
6 2 (1.40%) Games
6 2 (1.40%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.78%) Middleware
2 19 (13.29%) SOAP
3 15 (10.49%) Web Services
4 12 (8.39%) REST
5 4 (2.80%) XML
5 4 (2.80%) SAML
5 4 (2.80%) .NET
5 4 (2.80%) Spring
5 4 (2.80%) Java EE
6 3 (2.10%) Hibernate
6 3 (2.10%) J2EE
6 3 (2.10%) JSP
6 3 (2.10%) jBPM
7 2 (1.40%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.70%) Cocoa Touch
8 1 (0.70%) EJB
8 1 (0.70%) CSS
8 1 (0.70%) Struts
8 1 (0.70%) Cocoa
8 1 (0.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.59%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.20%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.50%) Data Integration
4 5 (3.50%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.50%) GIS
5 4 (2.80%) Clustering
5 4 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.10%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.10%) SCADA
6 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.70%) PMI
7 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) iPhone
7 1 (0.70%) DataPower
7 1 (0.70%) iPad
7 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.99%) UNIX
2 9 (6.29%) Windows
3 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.80%) Linux
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.70%) CentOS
7 1 (0.70%) Solaris
7 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (18.88%) SOA
2 22 (15.38%) Migration
3 20 (13.99%) TOGAF
4 18 (12.59%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (12.59%) Data Migration
4 18 (12.59%) Information Security
4 18 (12.59%) Data Modelling
5 17 (11.89%) UML
6 16 (11.19%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (9.79%) Data Architecture
7 14 (9.79%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (9.79%) Cyber Security
8 13 (9.09%) Patch Management
8 13 (9.09%) Security Patching
8 13 (9.09%) OWASP
8 13 (9.09%) Security Testing
8 13 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
8 13 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 12 (8.39%) ETL
9 12 (8.39%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (14.69%) SQL
2 14 (9.79%) Java
3 3 (2.10%) C
3 3 (2.10%) Scala
4 2 (1.40%) Python
4 2 (1.40%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.40%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (10.49%) CISSP
1 15 (10.49%) GIAC
2 13 (9.09%) Degree
3 10 (6.99%) Security Cleared
4 8 (5.59%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.80%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.10%) CISM
7 2 (1.40%) CISMP
7 2 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.70%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.70%) MCP
8 1 (0.70%) MCSE
8 1 (0.70%) CCIE
8 1 (0.70%) CCSP
8 1 (0.70%) CCNA
8 1 (0.70%) ISEB
8 1 (0.70%) MCTS
8 1 (0.70%) ISEB Practitioner
8 1 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.20%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (4.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.10%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.10%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.70%) NFS
3 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.70%) UAG
3 1 (0.70%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.70%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.70%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.80%) EMC VPLEX
2 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.70%) OVSD
2 1 (0.70%) SCCM
2 1 (0.70%) SCOM
2 1 (0.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.70%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.70%) HP UCMDB
2 1 (0.70%) SCOrch
2 1 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 27 (18.88%) Oracle
2 14 (9.79%) Microsoft
3 13 (9.09%) Cisco
4 11 (7.69%) SAP
4 11 (7.69%) VMware
5 9 (6.29%) IBM
6 6 (4.20%) HP
6 6 (4.20%) Informatica
7 5 (3.50%) Intel
7 5 (3.50%) NetApp
8 4 (2.80%) Brocade
8 4 (2.80%) Akamai
8 4 (2.80%) F5
8 4 (2.80%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.10%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.10%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.40%) JDA
10 2 (1.40%) EMC
10 2 (1.40%) Adobe
10 2 (1.40%) Cloudera
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