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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architecture
Rank 58 67 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 10 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.33% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.70% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 4
Median daily rate £413 £400 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -48.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £400 £628
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £650 £800
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year
- +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £49.50 -
Technical Architecture
Buckinghamshire

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
635 717 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.44% 80.11% 77.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 378 380
Median daily rate £410 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

Technical Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Technical Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Technical Architecture.

1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
3 6 (28.57%) SOAP
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) Zachman Framework
4 5 (23.81%) Degree
4 5 (23.81%) Test Management
5 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
5 4 (19.05%) JSON
5 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 4 (19.05%) ISEB
5 4 (19.05%) VMware
5 4 (19.05%) HTTP
5 4 (19.05%) XML
5 4 (19.05%) DOM
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
5 4 (19.05%) REST
5 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
5 4 (19.05%) User Experience
5 4 (19.05%) Cryptocurrency
5 4 (19.05%) Blockchain
6 3 (14.29%) IT Asset Management

Technical Architecture
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 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) WEP
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
3 2 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (9.52%) SAN
3 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) GIS
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Electronics
4 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Test Manager
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) iOS Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Network Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Network Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Strategy Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Test Strategy Manager
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF Architect
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Enterprise Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Telephony Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Telephony Support
7 1 (4.76%) WAN Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) SOAP
2 4 (19.05%) DOM
2 4 (19.05%) JSON
2 4 (19.05%) REST
2 4 (19.05%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) J2EE
3 3 (14.29%) Servlets
4 2 (9.52%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Blockchain
1 4 (19.05%) Cryptocurrency
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) CESG
3 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (38.10%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) Test Management
2 5 (23.81%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
3 4 (19.05%) iOS Development
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) TDD
3 4 (19.05%) Test Scripting
4 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (14.29%) Change Management
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) eTOM
4 3 (14.29%) IT Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) MODAF
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
4 3 (14.29%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.52%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) Degree
2 4 (19.05%) ISEB
3 3 (14.29%) DV Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (9.52%) MCP
5 1 (4.76%) CCNA
5 1 (4.76%) CCSP
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) OpenView
1 2 (9.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.76%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) HP
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) StorageTek
5 2 (9.52%) Sun
6 1 (4.76%) Dell
6 1 (4.76%) GFI Software
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec