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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 17 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 60 64 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 8.93% 6.65% 5.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.49% 6.88% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 44 29
Median daily rate £450 £450 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £350 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £609 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £495 £490
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +1.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £66.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% -9.84%
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
632 930 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.57% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 518 463
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £232 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £30.00 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 26 August 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 26 August 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 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.35%) SC Cleared
2 23 (20.35%) Oracle
2 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
3 22 (19.47%) Java
3 22 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (18.58%) ITIL
5 19 (16.81%) Finance
5 19 (16.81%) IBM
5 19 (16.81%) TOGAF
6 17 (15.04%) SOA
7 16 (14.16%) ETL
7 16 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (14.16%) Service Design
8 15 (13.27%) Service Management
8 15 (13.27%) SQL
8 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
9 14 (12.39%) Data Modelling
9 14 (12.39%) .NET
10 13 (11.50%) SOAP
10 13 (11.50%) SLA
10 13 (11.50%) Migration
11 12 (10.62%) DV Cleared
11 12 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
12 11 (9.73%) Retail
12 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
12 11 (9.73%) SAP
13 10 (8.85%) MS Exchange
13 10 (8.85%) Cisco
13 10 (8.85%) Middleware

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 15 (13.27%) SharePoint
2 10 (8.85%) MS Exchange
3 7 (6.19%) WebSphere
4 6 (5.31%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.65%) JBoss
6 3 (2.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.77%) Apache
7 2 (1.77%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.77%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (4.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.31%) Primavera
2 3 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.65%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.65%) Office 365
2 2 (1.77%) IaaS
2 2 (1.77%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.19%) Firewall
1 7 (6.19%) SAN
2 6 (5.31%) LAN
2 6 (5.31%) MPLS
2 6 (5.31%) WAN
3 5 (4.42%) VoIP
3 5 (4.42%) WLAN
4 4 (3.54%) SDH
4 4 (3.54%) VPN
5 3 (2.65%) ATM
5 3 (2.65%) DWDM
5 3 (2.65%) Frame Relay
5 3 (2.65%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.65%) xDSL
6 2 (1.77%) DMZ
6 2 (1.77%) NAS
6 2 (1.77%) WEP
7 1 (0.88%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.88%) SNA
7 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.42%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (4.42%) Power BI
2 5 (4.42%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle Discoverer
3 4 (3.54%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (2.65%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.65%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.77%) Big Data
5 2 (1.77%) Data Mart
5 2 (1.77%) DB2
5 2 (1.77%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.77%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.88%) GIS
6 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.88%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.65%) ERwin
General
1 19 (16.81%) Finance
2 11 (9.73%) Retail
3 4 (3.54%) Banking
4 2 (1.77%) Electronics
4 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.77%) Marketing
4 2 (1.77%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.39%) .NET
2 13 (11.50%) SOAP
3 10 (8.85%) Middleware
4 9 (7.96%) Web Services
5 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET
5 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (6.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (6.19%) J2EE
6 4 (3.54%) REST
7 3 (2.65%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (1.77%) Servlets
9 1 (0.88%) Hibernate
9 1 (0.88%) RESTful
9 1 (0.88%) SAP XI
9 1 (0.88%) Spring
9 1 (0.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.62%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (8.85%) Data Integration
3 8 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (6.19%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.19%) User Experience
5 5 (4.42%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.42%) DataPower
6 3 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.77%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.77%) IVR
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.88%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.88%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.42%) Windows
2 2 (1.77%) Linux
2 2 (1.77%) Unix
3 1 (0.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (18.58%) ITIL
2 19 (16.81%) TOGAF
3 17 (15.04%) SOA
4 16 (14.16%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (14.16%) ETL
4 16 (14.16%) Service Design
5 15 (13.27%) Service Management
6 14 (12.39%) Data Modelling
7 13 (11.50%) Migration
8 11 (9.73%) Service Delivery
9 9 (7.96%) Project Management
10 8 (7.08%) Network Design
11 7 (6.19%) EAI
11 7 (6.19%) Load Testing
11 7 (6.19%) MVC
11 7 (6.19%) Use Case
12 6 (5.31%) Data Architecture
12 6 (5.31%) ERP
12 6 (5.31%) PRINCE2
12 6 (5.31%) UML
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.47%) Java
2 15 (13.27%) SQL
3 1 (0.88%) C#
3 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 24 (21.24%) Security Cleared
2 23 (20.35%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.62%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.96%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (3.54%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.54%) Degree
6 3 (2.65%) CCIE
6 3 (2.65%) MCSE
6 3 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.77%) Dell Certification
7 2 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.50%) SLA
2 3 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (4.42%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.42%) VMware ESX
1 5 (4.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.54%) XenApp
3 1 (0.88%) vCloud
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (1.77%) Amdocs OSS
2 1 (0.88%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
2 1 (0.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 23 (20.35%) Microsoft
1 23 (20.35%) Oracle
2 19 (16.81%) IBM
3 11 (9.73%) SAP
4 10 (8.85%) Cisco
5 7 (6.19%) Citrix
5 7 (6.19%) VMware
6 6 (5.31%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.42%) Blue Coat
7 5 (4.42%) CheckPoint
7 5 (4.42%) HP
7 5 (4.42%) Informatica
7 5 (4.42%) NetApp
8 4 (3.54%) Avaya
8 4 (3.54%) Dell
8 4 (3.54%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.65%) Juniper
10 2 (1.77%) Amdocs
10 2 (1.77%) Cognos
10 2 (1.77%) Cramer
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