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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 9 21 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 71 64 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 11.68% 6.99% 5.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.86% 7.36% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 38 22
Median daily rate £525 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £673 £625 £668
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 £50.00 £40.98 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+22.02% +2.43%
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
552 869 847
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 90.79% 94.87% 96.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 301 403 477
Median daily rate £413 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £270 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 53 67
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.61 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £19.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 35 (25.00%) ITIL
2 35 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 33 (23.57%) SC Cleared
3 33 (23.57%) Oracle
4 28 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (17.86%) ETL
5 25 (17.86%) Service Design
6 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 23 (16.43%) Retail
8 22 (15.71%) SLA
8 22 (15.71%) Migration
9 21 (15.00%) Service Management
9 21 (15.00%) Data Modelling
9 21 (15.00%) Java
10 20 (14.29%) IBM
11 19 (13.57%) DV Cleared
12 18 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (12.14%) SOAP
14 16 (11.43%) SQL
15 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
15 15 (10.71%) TOGAF
16 14 (10.00%) Service Delivery
16 14 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
16 14 (10.00%) Middleware
16 14 (10.00%) Project Management
16 14 (10.00%) Data Centre
17 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
17 13 (9.29%) SAP
18 12 (8.57%) E-Commerce

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 8 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.00%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.29%) Apache
3 6 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.29%) WebLogic
4 4 (2.86%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 3 (2.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.43%) JBoss
6 2 (1.43%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.43%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 5 (3.57%) MS Office
2 3 (2.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (4.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (4.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.86%) Hyperion Planning
2 4 (2.86%) Primavera
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) Office 365
2 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.86%) Firewall
2 9 (6.43%) SAN
3 7 (5.00%) LAN
3 7 (5.00%) VoIP
3 7 (5.00%) WAN
4 6 (4.29%) DMZ
4 6 (4.29%) MPLS
4 6 (4.29%) NAS
4 6 (4.29%) WLAN
5 5 (3.57%) ADSL
6 4 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.43%) Skype
7 2 (1.43%) VPN
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (0.71%) IPsec
8 1 (0.71%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (0.71%) SNA
8 1 (0.71%) VLAN
8 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (6.43%) Relational Database
3 8 (5.71%) Big Data
3 8 (5.71%) Power BI
4 7 (5.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.57%) Essbase
5 5 (3.57%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.86%) Data Mart
7 3 (2.14%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.14%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.14%) HBase
7 3 (2.14%) NoSQL
7 3 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.43%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.43%) MarkLogic
8 2 (1.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.43%) Neo4j
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle Discoverer
8 2 (1.43%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (1.43%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 6 (4.29%) ERwin
2 3 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
General
1 36 (25.71%) Finance
2 23 (16.43%) Retail
3 5 (3.57%) Banking
4 3 (2.14%) Publishing
5 2 (1.43%) Back Office
5 2 (1.43%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.43%) French Language
5 2 (1.43%) German Language
5 2 (1.43%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.43%) Marketing
5 2 (1.43%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.71%) Advertising
6 1 (0.71%) Electronics
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (12.14%) SOAP
2 14 (10.00%) Middleware
3 9 (6.43%) J2EE
3 9 (6.43%) Web Services
4 5 (3.57%) .NET
4 5 (3.57%) EDI
4 5 (3.57%) REST
5 4 (2.86%) XML
6 3 (2.14%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.14%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.43%) cXML
7 2 (1.43%) ebXML
8 1 (0.71%) CSS
8 1 (0.71%) HTML
8 1 (0.71%) JMS
8 1 (0.71%) Kafka
8 1 (0.71%) SAP XI
8 1 (0.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.57%) Data Integration
4 8 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (3.57%) Clustering
5 5 (3.57%) DataPower
5 5 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
7 2 (1.43%) IVR
7 2 (1.43%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.43%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.71%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.71%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.43%) Linux
1 9 (6.43%) Unix
2 8 (5.71%) Windows
3 3 (2.14%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
4 2 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.71%) CentOS
5 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.00%) ITIL
2 25 (17.86%) ETL
2 25 (17.86%) Service Design
3 22 (15.71%) Migration
4 21 (15.00%) Data Modelling
4 21 (15.00%) Service Management
5 18 (12.86%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 14 (10.00%) Project Management
7 14 (10.00%) Service Delivery
8 12 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 12 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (7.14%) ERP
10 9 (6.43%) CRM
10 9 (6.43%) Data Management
10 9 (6.43%) Presales
10 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2
11 8 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (5.71%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (15.00%) Java
2 16 (11.43%) SQL
3 2 (1.43%) ActionScript
3 2 (1.43%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (1.43%) C#
3 2 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) Ruby
4 1 (0.71%) XPath
Qualifications
1 35 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (23.57%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.57%) DV Cleared
4 14 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (5.71%) Degree
6 6 (4.29%) CISSP
6 6 (4.29%) CLAS
6 6 (4.29%) GIAC
6 6 (4.29%) SANS
7 5 (3.57%) MBA
7 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.57%) PhD
8 3 (2.14%) CCNP
8 3 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.14%) MCSE
9 2 (1.43%) CCIE
9 2 (1.43%) MCSA
9 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.71%) SLA
2 8 (5.71%) Data Quality
3 5 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.86%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 12 (8.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.86%) XenApp
3 3 (2.14%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.43%) vCloud
4 2 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.71%) Docker
5 1 (0.71%) HDFS
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.43%) Puppet
3 1 (0.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (0.71%) SCCM
3 1 (0.71%) vRealize
Vendors
1 33 (23.57%) Oracle
2 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (14.29%) IBM
4 13 (9.29%) SAP
5 7 (5.00%) Cisco
5 7 (5.00%) Citrix
6 6 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (3.57%) Altiris
7 5 (3.57%) Hyperion
7 5 (3.57%) TIBCO
8 4 (2.86%) ION Trading
9 3 (2.14%) Dell
9 3 (2.14%) Informatica
9 3 (2.14%) VMware
10 2 (1.43%) ArcSight
10 2 (1.43%) Avaya
10 2 (1.43%) HP
10 2 (1.43%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.71%) Cloudera
11 1 (0.71%) Tableau