Period
to 19 July 2019

The median contractor rate for a Digital Architect was £530 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 July 2019.

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
19 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 118 130
Rank change year-on-year +15 +12 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Digital Architect 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.26% 0.20% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 1
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £530 £575 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.83% -4.17% +41.18%
10th Percentile £510 £483 £575
90th Percentile £557 £588 £625
South East median daily rate £600 £594 £538
% change year-on-year +1.05% +10.47% +10.26%
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 1,468 1,874 2,003
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.65% 94.98% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 958 917
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £225 £225 £239
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £409
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.91% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 147 83
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.75 £14.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.52% -15.94% +23.21%
10th Percentile £10.55 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.07 £45.25 £58.50
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +18.42% +8.57% -10.83%

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
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 19 July 2019. 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 +17 4 £530 -7.83%
Digital Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2019, 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 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) GIAC
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) CLAS
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
1 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) SQL

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 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) REST
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) OWASP
1 3 (75.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (75.00%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (75.00%) SDLC
1 3 (75.00%) Security Patching
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) ETL
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) CLAS
1 3 (75.00%) GIAC
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) GDPR
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM
1 1 (25.00%) McAfee
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Qualys
1 1 (25.00%) Rapid7