Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 87 70
Rank change year-on-year +17 -17 +23
Contract jobs citing Technical Architecture 48 7 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.73% 0.55% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 0.65% 3.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 20
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £600 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.08% +47.24% -9.44%
10th Percentile £228 £540 £326
90th Percentile £625 £745 £589
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £455 £600 £450
% change year-on-year -24.17% +33.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

Technical Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1465 1084 1564
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.24% 84.89% 80.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 765 636 849
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £418 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +8.44% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
% change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +24.94%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +12.20% -7.38% +29.56%

Technical Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing Technical Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Architecture in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) Scrum
2 23 (47.92%) DevOps
3 22 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (35.42%) Finance
6 16 (33.33%) Release Management
7 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (29.17%) Process Improvement
9 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
10 11 (22.92%) Java
10 11 (22.92%) Big Data
10 11 (22.92%) Banking
11 10 (20.83%) TDD
11 10 (20.83%) Refactoring
11 10 (20.83%) Hadoop
11 10 (20.83%) Apache Spark
12 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
12 9 (18.75%) GDPR
12 9 (18.75%) Cloudera
12 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
12 9 (18.75%) Windows
13 8 (16.67%) SOA
13 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (14.58%) PaaS
14 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
14 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.58%) Financial Institution
15 6 (12.50%) Project Management
15 6 (12.50%) Red Hat

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 10 (20.83%) Apache Spark
2 6 (12.50%) OpenStack
3 4 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (6.25%) Confluence
5 2 (4.17%) Apache
5 2 (4.17%) CMS
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
5 2 (4.17%) JBoss
5 2 (4.17%) Kentico
5 2 (4.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (31.25%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (14.58%) PaaS
5 4 (8.33%) Bluemix
5 4 (8.33%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) Office 365
7 1 (2.08%) IaaS
7 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Firewall
1 3 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (4.17%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) Big Data
2 10 (20.83%) Hadoop
3 9 (18.75%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (4.17%) DataStax
5 2 (4.17%) Spark SQL
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.08%) NuoDB
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) JIRA
2 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 11 (22.92%) Banking
3 7 (14.58%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.08%) Automotive
5 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (29.17%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 12 (25.00%) Architect
4 7 (14.58%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Service Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Big Data Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
7 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.25%) NoSQL Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Release Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (8.33%) J2EE
1 4 (8.33%) JDBC
1 4 (8.33%) JMS
1 4 (8.33%) JMX
1 4 (8.33%) Spring
2 2 (4.17%) .NET
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Camel
2 2 (4.17%) Guice
2 2 (4.17%) RESTEasy
2 2 (4.17%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.08%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.33%) Cloud Native
2 4 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.17%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.75%) Windows
1 9 (18.75%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (8.33%) Linux
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Vista
4 3 (6.25%) Android
4 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.25%) Solaris
4 3 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (47.92%) DevOps
2 23 (47.92%) Scrum
3 22 (45.83%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (33.33%) Release Management
6 14 (29.17%) Process Improvement
7 10 (20.83%) Refactoring
7 10 (20.83%) TDD
8 8 (16.67%) SOA
9 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
9 7 (14.58%) TOGAF
10 6 (12.50%) Project Management
11 5 (10.42%) ITIL
11 5 (10.42%) Open Source
12 4 (8.33%) BDD
12 4 (8.33%) Change Management
12 4 (8.33%) Microservices
12 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
12 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) SQL
3 4 (8.33%) Go
3 4 (8.33%) Ruby
4 2 (4.17%) VB
4 2 (4.17%) VB6
5 1 (2.08%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) CCSP
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.17%) MCITP
3 2 (4.17%) MCSE
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.75%) GDPR
2 3 (6.25%) PMO
3 1 (2.08%) FATCA
System Software
1 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.25%) SCCM
1 3 (6.25%) SCOM
1 3 (6.25%) SCVMM
2 2 (4.17%) Ambari
2 2 (4.17%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Kubernetes
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (4.17%) Puppet
2 2 (4.17%) Terraform
3 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Cloudera
2 6 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 3 (6.25%) Apple
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
4 3 (6.25%) HP
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) Sun
5 2 (4.17%) Google
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) StorageTek
6 1 (2.08%) Brocade
6 1 (2.08%) Symantec