The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 52 68 66
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 16 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.30% 0.37% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 0.39% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 7
Median daily rate £575 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £490
% change year-on-year
- +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £60.00 £37.00 £71.00
% change year-on-year
+62.16% -47.88%
Technical 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
670 779 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 96.26% 95.70% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 397 490
Median daily rate £400 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 45
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.14 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.65% +15.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.04 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Milton Keynes region that featured Technical Architect in the job title.

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Architect across the Milton Keynes region.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architect across the Milton Keynes region.

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 10 (45.45%) SOA
3 8 (36.36%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
4 7 (31.82%) MVC
4 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
4 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
4 7 (31.82%) Use Case
4 7 (31.82%) Load Testing
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 7 (31.82%) User Experience
5 6 (27.27%) Network Design
6 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
6 5 (22.73%) VMware
6 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
6 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
6 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
6 5 (22.73%) HP
6 5 (22.73%) SAN
6 5 (22.73%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
8 3 (13.64%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) High Availability
8 3 (13.64%) xDSL

Technical 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 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) Firewall
1 5 (22.73%) SAN
2 3 (13.64%) ATM
2 3 (13.64%) DWDM
2 3 (13.64%) Frame Relay
2 3 (13.64%) LAN
2 3 (13.64%) MPLS
2 3 (13.64%) SDH
2 3 (13.64%) VoIP
2 3 (13.64%) VPN
2 3 (13.64%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (13.64%) WLAN
2 3 (13.64%) xDSL
3 1 (4.55%) BGP
3 1 (4.55%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.55%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Automotive
2 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (13.64%) REST
3 3 (13.64%) SOAP
4 2 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (9.09%) MSMQ
4 2 (9.09%) Spring
4 2 (9.09%) WCF
4 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Enterprise Software
1 7 (31.82%) N-Tier
1 7 (31.82%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Blockchain
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) SOA
2 7 (31.82%) Load Testing
2 7 (31.82%) MVC
2 7 (31.82%) Use Case
3 6 (27.27%) Network Design
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) Capacity Management
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (13.64%) High Availability
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Server Virtualisation
6 3 (13.64%) TDD
7 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 1 (4.55%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C#
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCIE
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware ESX
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Cisco
2 8 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 5 (22.73%) Blue Coat
3 5 (22.73%) CheckPoint
3 5 (22.73%) HP
3 5 (22.73%) NetApp
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 3 (13.64%) Juniper
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle
5 2 (9.09%) Avaya
5 2 (9.09%) Huawei
6 1 (4.55%) Informatica