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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 14 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 82 45 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.89% 5.15% 7.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.69% 5.47% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 26 27
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£465 £500 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.00% +10.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £371
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £688 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £470
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +3.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £44.25 £55.00
% change year-on-year
-5.08% -19.54%
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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
846 823 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.76% 94.27% 92.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 433 285
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 37
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.35 £9.00 £10.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £20.00 £38.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 (29.69%) Finance
2 29 (22.66%) Middleware
3 28 (21.88%) Oracle
4 22 (17.19%) SQL
4 22 (17.19%) Web Services
4 22 (17.19%) UNIX
4 22 (17.19%) SOA
5 21 (16.41%) Migration
6 20 (15.63%) Service Management
7 19 (14.84%) Firewall
8 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (13.28%) EAI
10 16 (12.50%) SOAP
10 16 (12.50%) UML
10 16 (12.50%) Windows
10 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 16 (12.50%) Degree
11 15 (11.72%) Retail
11 15 (11.72%) VMware
11 15 (11.72%) IBM
12 12 (9.38%) Workflow
12 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
12 12 (9.38%) ETL
12 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 11 (8.59%) E-Commerce
13 11 (8.59%) LAN
13 11 (8.59%) WAN
13 11 (8.59%) Cisco
13 11 (8.59%) Oracle Workflow
13 11 (8.59%) WebSphere

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (8.59%) Oracle Workflow
1 11 (8.59%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.69%) Documentum
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.78%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.13%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.56%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.56%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle EBS
1 6 (4.69%) Oracle Financials
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle 11i
2 5 (3.91%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.78%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (0.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (14.84%) Firewall
2 11 (8.59%) LAN
2 11 (8.59%) WAN
3 9 (7.03%) WLAN
4 7 (5.47%) Intranet
4 7 (5.47%) Internet
4 7 (5.47%) Extranet
5 5 (3.91%) MPLS
5 5 (3.91%) SAN
5 5 (3.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (3.13%) DMZ
6 4 (3.13%) X.500
6 4 (3.13%) LDAP
6 4 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.13%) VoIP
6 4 (3.13%) ADSL
7 3 (2.34%) HTTPS
7 3 (2.34%) OSPF
7 3 (2.34%) BGP
7 3 (2.34%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (14.06%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (7.81%) Relational Database
4 8 (6.25%) OLTP
4 8 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 6 (4.69%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.69%) MySQL
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (3.91%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.56%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (1.56%) DB2
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) HBase
9 1 (0.78%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 5 (3.91%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 15 (11.72%) Retail
3 8 (6.25%) Legal
4 7 (5.47%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.91%) Automotive
6 3 (2.34%) Billing
7 2 (1.56%) Spanish Language
7 2 (1.56%) Banking
7 2 (1.56%) Games
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (22.66%) Middleware
2 22 (17.19%) Web Services
3 16 (12.50%) SOAP
4 11 (8.59%) REST
5 7 (5.47%) EJB
6 5 (3.91%) .NET
7 4 (3.13%) SAML
8 2 (1.56%) Java EE
8 2 (1.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 6 (4.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 6 (4.69%) Mainframe
3 5 (3.91%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.91%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.91%) Clustering
4 3 (2.34%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.34%) SCADA
5 2 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.56%) PKI
6 1 (0.78%) HACMP
6 1 (0.78%) PMI
6 1 (0.78%) GIS
6 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.78%) DataPower
6 1 (0.78%) Open Source
6 1 (0.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (17.19%) UNIX
2 16 (12.50%) Windows
3 5 (3.91%) Linux
4 4 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.56%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) AIX
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.78%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.19%) SOA
2 21 (16.41%) Migration
3 20 (15.63%) Service Management
4 17 (13.28%) EAI
5 16 (12.50%) UML
5 16 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 12 (9.38%) Workflow
6 12 (9.38%) ETL
7 11 (8.59%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.59%) Technical Architecture
7 11 (8.59%) Data Migration
8 10 (7.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (7.81%) Asset Management
9 9 (7.03%) ITIL
9 9 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (6.25%) Data Management
10 8 (6.25%) Information Security
10 8 (6.25%) Service Delivery
10 8 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 8 (6.25%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.19%) SQL
2 10 (7.81%) Java
3 5 (3.91%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (12.50%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) CISSP
2 9 (7.03%) SC Cleared
2 9 (7.03%) Security Cleared
3 6 (4.69%) GIAC
4 5 (3.91%) CCIE
4 5 (3.91%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.34%) CISM
7 2 (1.56%) CCDE
7 2 (1.56%) CISMP
8 1 (0.78%) CCNP
8 1 (0.78%) CCIP
8 1 (0.78%) CCNA
8 1 (0.78%) CCDP
8 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.78%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.34%) SLA
3 2 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.78%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (8.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.91%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.78%) NFS
4 1 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.78%) HDFS
4 1 (0.78%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.78%) OVSD
1 1 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (21.88%) Oracle
2 15 (11.72%) VMware
2 15 (11.72%) IBM
3 12 (9.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (8.59%) Cisco
5 8 (6.25%) Intel
6 6 (4.69%) NetApp
6 6 (4.69%) SAP
7 5 (3.91%) HP
7 5 (3.91%) EMC
8 4 (3.13%) Akamai
8 4 (3.13%) Brocade
8 4 (3.13%) TIBCO
8 4 (3.13%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.56%) F5
9 2 (1.56%) Blue Coat
9 2 (1.56%) Juniper
9 2 (1.56%) JDA
9 2 (1.56%) Adobe
10 1 (0.78%) Dell
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