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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 30 36 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 38 34 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.80% 4.57% 4.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 4.92% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 17
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£520 £450 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £402 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £454 £450
% change year-on-year
+10.19% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £64.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £46.00 £40.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+13.58% -10.00%
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
729 691 659
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.16% 92.88% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 331 307
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 66 59
Average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £22.50 £19.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 2014, 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 19 (27.54%) Oracle
2 14 (20.29%) UNIX
2 14 (20.29%) WebSphere
3 11 (15.94%) Finance
3 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
4 10 (14.49%) Primavera
5 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (11.59%) Retail
7 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (10.14%) Oracle Applications
7 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (10.14%) UML
7 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
8 6 (8.70%) HTML
8 6 (8.70%) Java
8 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 6 (8.70%) SQL
8 6 (8.70%) .NET
8 6 (8.70%) Linux
8 6 (8.70%) IBM
8 6 (8.70%) Project Management
8 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
8 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (7.25%) Service Management
9 5 (7.25%) Migration
9 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
9 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
9 5 (7.25%) MS Visio

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 14 (20.29%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (2.90%) SAS
4 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.45%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.45%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.45%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (7.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.25%) MS Visio
2 5 (7.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.90%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) PaaS
1 1 (1.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.90%) Firewall
2 1 (1.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) SSL
2 1 (1.45%) SAN
2 1 (1.45%) GSM
2 1 (1.45%) LAN
2 1 (1.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.59%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.35%) DB2
4 2 (2.90%) PowerCenter
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.45%) OLTP
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) HBase
5 1 (1.45%) Big Data
5 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Rational Rose
General
1 11 (15.94%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Billing
5 1 (1.45%) Marketing
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Electronics
5 1 (1.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) HTML
1 6 (8.70%) .NET
2 4 (5.80%) Dojo
2 4 (5.80%) XML
2 4 (5.80%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (4.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.35%) Worklight
4 1 (1.45%) JSON
4 1 (1.45%) Java EE
4 1 (1.45%) Ajax
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.45%) CSS
4 1 (1.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.45%) jQuery
4 1 (1.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.45%) HTML5
4 1 (1.45%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.45%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) N-Tier
1 5 (7.25%) Mobile App
2 4 (5.80%) Data Integration
2 4 (5.80%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.45%) Clustering
4 1 (1.45%) DTV
4 1 (1.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.45%) EPoS
4 1 (1.45%) HACMP
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Open Source
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.29%) UNIX
2 6 (8.70%) Linux
3 5 (7.25%) AIX
4 4 (5.80%) Windows
5 3 (4.35%) HPUX
6 2 (2.90%) Android
6 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.45%) zOS
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) TOGAF
2 7 (10.14%) Technical Architecture
2 7 (10.14%) E-Commerce
2 7 (10.14%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (10.14%) UML
2 7 (10.14%) Data Modelling
3 6 (8.70%) Project Management
3 6 (8.70%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (7.25%) Service Management
4 5 (7.25%) Migration
4 5 (7.25%) Data Architecture
5 4 (5.80%) SOA
5 4 (5.80%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
6 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.35%) CRM
6 3 (4.35%) ETL
6 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.90%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.70%) Java
1 6 (8.70%) JavaScript
1 6 (8.70%) SQL
2 5 (7.25%) C
3 4 (5.80%) Objective-C
4 1 (1.45%) COBOL
4 1 (1.45%) Perl
4 1 (1.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.80%) QA
2 3 (4.35%) COBIT
3 1 (1.45%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.45%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.45%) HDFS
1 1 (1.45%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.35%) Netcool
1 3 (4.35%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 19 (27.54%) Oracle
2 10 (14.49%) Primavera
3 9 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 6 (8.70%) IBM
5 4 (5.80%) SAP
5 4 (5.80%) HP
5 4 (5.80%) VMware
6 2 (2.90%) Informatica
6 2 (2.90%) JDA
7 1 (1.45%) Computacenter
7 1 (1.45%) NetApp
7 1 (1.45%) Symantec
7 1 (1.45%) Intel
7 1 (1.45%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate value
Posted: 17 hours ago