Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Digital Architect
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 108 123
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.27% 0.056% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.061% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £550 - £425
South East median daily rate £575 £513 £490
% change year-on-year +12.20% +4.59% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,092 1,640 2,196
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.40% 92.55% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,002 866 1,060
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £238 £233 £241
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 76 99
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £11.00 £9.00 £9.47
90th Percentile £40.00 £38.75 £29.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +16.92%

Digital Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Digital Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Architect in Buckinghamshire

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Digital Architect in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Architect in Buckinghamshire

Digital Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Architect in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Architect in Buckinghamshire

Digital Architect
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -16 3 £498 -
Aylesbury - 2 £575 -
Digital Architect
South East

Digital Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Digital Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Digital Architect in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis

Digital Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Akamai
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (16.67%) GitHub
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) npm
2 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
2 1 (16.67%) Serverless
2 1 (16.67%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (33.33%) Electronics
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) Express
1 1 (16.67%) Google Maps API
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
1 1 (16.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 2 (33.33%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) IBM
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk