The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for Technical Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Technical Architecture
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 56 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +11  
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 16 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.13% 0.61% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.51% 0.73% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Median daily rate £600 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% +3.12%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £480 £475
% change year-on-year +9.37% +1.05%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 - -

Technical Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 637 547 677
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.82% 83.51% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 308 392
Median daily rate £400 £406 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +3.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £13.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes citing Technical Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Architecture in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Architecture in Milton Keynes

Technical Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Architecture in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (52.94%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 7 (41.18%) DevOps
5 7 (41.18%) PaaS
6 6 (35.29%) BDD
6 6 (35.29%) Go
6 6 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
6 6 (35.29%) Bluemix
6 6 (35.29%) Microservices
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
6 6 (35.29%) Cloud Native
6 6 (35.29%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (35.29%) J2EE
6 6 (35.29%) JMS
6 6 (35.29%) Java
6 6 (35.29%) JDBC
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) JMX
6 6 (35.29%) Spring
6 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 6 (35.29%) Ruby
6 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
7 5 (29.41%) SCCM
7 5 (29.41%) SCOM
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003

Technical Architecture
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 6 (35.29%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Kentico
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (41.18%) PaaS
4 6 (35.29%) Bluemix
4 6 (35.29%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
1 3 (17.65%) NAS
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (11.76%) Big Data
2 2 (11.76%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Cloud Architect
2 6 (35.29%) Technical Architect
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Systems Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Business IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Hibernate
1 6 (35.29%) J2EE
1 6 (35.29%) JDBC
1 6 (35.29%) JMS
1 6 (35.29%) JMX
1 6 (35.29%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Cloud Native
1 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
1 6 (35.29%) Windows Server
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Vista
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Continuous Delivery
3 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (41.18%) DevOps
4 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 6 (35.29%) BDD
5 6 (35.29%) Microservices
5 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
6 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 3 (17.65%) Release Management
6 3 (17.65%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
8 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
8 1 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) Go
1 6 (35.29%) Java
1 6 (35.29%) Ruby
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) MCITP
2 2 (11.76%) MCSE
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCSP
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
2 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) HP
2 3 (17.65%) StorageTek
2 3 (17.65%) Sun
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
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