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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 15 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 54 52 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.63% 7.24% 7.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.41% 7.61% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 40 34
Median daily rate £538 £463 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £52.56 £49.50
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +6.18%

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
574 683 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 91.69% 95.13% 96.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 351 407
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 27
Median hourly rate £12.67 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.56% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.83 £12.00 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.20 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017, 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 53 (39.26%) Security Cleared
2 51 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (18.52%) Finance
5 25 (18.52%) ITIL
6 23 (17.04%) WAN
7 22 (16.30%) Oracle
8 19 (14.07%) Cisco
9 18 (13.33%) ETL
9 18 (13.33%) DV Cleared
9 18 (13.33%) Office 365
10 17 (12.59%) Retail
10 17 (12.59%) Windows
11 16 (11.85%) CRM
11 16 (11.85%) Java
12 15 (11.11%) Data Modelling
12 15 (11.11%) LAN
12 15 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
12 15 (11.11%) SLA
12 15 (11.11%) Migration
12 15 (11.11%) Service Management
12 15 (11.11%) Service Design
13 14 (10.37%) Data Centre
13 14 (10.37%) Windows 10
13 14 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
13 14 (10.37%) E-Commerce
13 14 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
14 13 (9.63%) TOGAF
14 13 (9.63%) SAN

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 7 (5.19%) Apache
2 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.44%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.96%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.74%) CMS
6 1 (0.74%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (0.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (10.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.96%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.96%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 18 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.04%) WAN
2 15 (11.11%) LAN
3 13 (9.63%) Firewall
3 13 (9.63%) SAN
4 9 (6.67%) DHCP
4 9 (6.67%) VLAN
5 6 (4.44%) DMZ
5 6 (4.44%) NAS
5 6 (4.44%) VoIP
5 6 (4.44%) WLAN
6 5 (3.70%) ADSL
6 5 (3.70%) MPLS
7 4 (2.96%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.22%) Skype
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.74%) Cisco ISE
9 1 (0.74%) IPsec
9 1 (0.74%) Network Security
9 1 (0.74%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.67%) Big Data
3 7 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.19%) SQL Server
4 5 (3.70%) Essbase
4 5 (3.70%) Power BI
5 3 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.22%) HBase
5 3 (2.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.48%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.48%) Data Mart
6 2 (1.48%) MarkLogic
6 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.48%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.48%) NewSQL
6 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) ERwin
2 3 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.48%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.74%) Babel
4 1 (0.74%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.74%) Gradle
4 1 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.74%) JIRA
4 1 (0.74%) Maven
4 1 (0.74%) Travis CI
4 1 (0.74%) webpack
General
1 25 (18.52%) Finance
2 17 (12.59%) Retail
3 3 (2.22%) Publishing
4 2 (1.48%) Back Office
4 2 (1.48%) Dutch Language
4 2 (1.48%) French Language
4 2 (1.48%) German Language
4 2 (1.48%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.48%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.74%) Advertising
5 1 (0.74%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.67%) SOAP
2 8 (5.93%) Middleware
3 7 (5.19%) J2EE
4 5 (3.70%) EDI
4 5 (3.70%) Web Services
5 4 (2.96%) .NET
5 4 (2.96%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 3 (2.22%) CSS
6 3 (2.22%) HTML
6 3 (2.22%) XML
7 2 (1.48%) cXML
7 2 (1.48%) Drools
7 2 (1.48%) ebXML
7 2 (1.48%) HTML5
7 2 (1.48%) JPA
7 2 (1.48%) Kafka
7 2 (1.48%) Node.js
7 2 (1.48%) REST
7 2 (1.48%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.37%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.41%) Computer Science
3 9 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.44%) Clustering
4 6 (4.44%) Data Integration
5 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.22%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.48%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.74%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.74%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.74%) DataPower
8 1 (0.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.74%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.74%) User Experience
8 1 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.59%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Windows 10
3 10 (7.41%) Linux
4 9 (6.67%) Unix
5 3 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 3 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.74%) Android
7 1 (0.74%) CentOS
7 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.52%) ITIL
3 18 (13.33%) ETL
4 16 (11.85%) CRM
5 15 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 15 (11.11%) Migration
5 15 (11.11%) Service Design
5 15 (11.11%) Service Management
6 14 (10.37%) E-Commerce
7 13 (9.63%) TOGAF
8 12 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (8.89%) Project Management
9 10 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (5.19%) Analytics
10 7 (5.19%) Cybersecurity
10 7 (5.19%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (5.19%) Presales
10 7 (5.19%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (4.44%) B2B
11 6 (4.44%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 16 (11.85%) Java
2 8 (5.93%) SQL
3 4 (2.96%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.22%) C#
5 2 (1.48%) ActionScript
5 2 (1.48%) ActionScript 2.0
6 1 (0.74%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.74%) ES6
6 1 (0.74%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.74%) Python
6 1 (0.74%) Ruby
6 1 (0.74%) Scala
6 1 (0.74%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 53 (39.26%) Security Cleared
2 51 (37.78%) SC Cleared
3 18 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.37%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (8.89%) CCIE
6 8 (5.93%) Degree
6 8 (5.93%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (4.44%) CISSP
7 6 (4.44%) CLAS
7 6 (4.44%) GIAC
7 6 (4.44%) SANS
8 5 (3.70%) CCNP
8 5 (3.70%) MBA
8 5 (3.70%) PhD
9 3 (2.22%) MCSA
9 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.74%) CCNA
10 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) SLA
2 6 (4.44%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.74%) Docker
5 1 (0.74%) HDFS
5 1 (0.74%) vCloud
5 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (0.74%) BladeLogic
3 1 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.74%) MOM
3 1 (0.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.74%) Puppet
3 1 (0.74%) SCCM
3 1 (0.74%) SCOM
3 1 (0.74%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 22 (16.30%) Oracle
3 19 (14.07%) Cisco
4 10 (7.41%) IBM
5 8 (5.93%) SAP
6 6 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
6 6 (4.44%) VMware
7 5 (3.70%) Altiris
7 5 (3.70%) Hyperion
8 4 (2.96%) HP
8 4 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.22%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.22%) NetApp
9 3 (2.22%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.48%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.48%) Blue Coat
10 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
11 1 (0.74%) Dell
11 1 (0.74%) EMC
11 1 (0.74%) Informatica
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