The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills 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 Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 65 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.91% 0.28% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 0.40% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 7
Average daily rate
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£320 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.44 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year
-48.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
679 502 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 77.07% 71.00% 73.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 245 196
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 26 24
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) Intel
3 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
3 4 (33.33%) OLTP
3 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) ISEB
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (16.67%) GPFS
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 2 (16.67%) NetApp
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) HACMP
5 2 (16.67%) .NET

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (8.33%) HBase
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (25.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Business Solution Architect
6 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (16.67%) HACMP
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) UML
4 2 (16.67%) CRM
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) MapReduce
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) eTOM
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) GPFS
3 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
3 1 (8.33%) HDFS
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Intel
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) NetApp