Period
to 17 December 2017

The median contractor rate for a Service Architect was £494 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

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.

Service Architect
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 69 -
Rank change year-on-year -47 - +104
Contract jobs requiring a Service Architect 3 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.17% 1.72% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.86% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 0
Milton Keynes median daily rate £494 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.77% - -
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £494 £430 -
% change year-on-year +14.77% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1676 1129 1807
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.96% 92.39% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 643 916
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +10.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £254 £204 £239
90th Percentile £525 £550 £506
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 51 87
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.25 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.21% +12.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £23.70 £38.75 £18.68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +20.69% +3.57% +12.00%

Service Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Service Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Service Architect in Milton Keynes

Service Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Service Architect in Milton Keynes

Service Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Service 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 Service Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
2 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
3 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking

Service Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (100.00%) PKI
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Creative Thinking
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSA
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec