The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 22 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 15 34 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 5.03% 7.02% 3.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.40% 7.46% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 27 15
Median daily rate £505 £538 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +13.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.84 £37.82 £47.00
% change year-on-year
+13.27% -19.53%
Architect
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 456 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.29% 94.21% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 283 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Architect across the Cambridge region.

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Architect across the Cambridge region.

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Cambridge region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 23 (46.94%) SaaS
2 22 (44.90%) Oracle
3 18 (36.73%) SAP
4 15 (30.61%) CRM
4 15 (30.61%) SOA
5 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 14 (28.57%) SDLC
6 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (26.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
7 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle Identity Management
7 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
8 9 (18.37%) IaaS
8 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (16.33%) ERP
10 7 (14.29%) SAP HANA
10 7 (14.29%) Marketing
10 7 (14.29%) Java
10 7 (14.29%) Finance
11 6 (12.24%) Middleware
11 6 (12.24%) ITIL
11 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (12.24%) Performance Optimisation
11 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
12 5 (10.20%) Order to Cash
12 5 (10.20%) BigMachines

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (4.08%) IIS
1 2 (4.08%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (10.20%) BigMachines
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (4.08%) SAP ERP
4 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.94%) SaaS
2 9 (18.37%) IaaS
3 4 (8.16%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Force.com
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Firewall
1 4 (8.16%) LAN
1 4 (8.16%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.04%) NFC
2 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (14.29%) SAP HANA
3 3 (6.12%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.08%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (4.08%) NonStop SQL
General
1 7 (14.29%) Finance
1 7 (14.29%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Billing
3 1 (2.04%) Banking
3 1 (2.04%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
3 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) RESTful
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) XML
4 3 (6.12%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.12%) JSF
4 3 (6.12%) SOAP
5 2 (4.08%) .NET
5 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.08%) Java EE
5 2 (4.08%) JSON
5 2 (4.08%) REST
6 1 (2.04%) COM
6 1 (2.04%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.08%) CESG
2 2 (4.08%) CESG CLAS
3 1 (2.04%) CMDB
3 1 (2.04%) Contactless
3 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.04%) EMV
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
1 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) CRM
1 15 (30.61%) SOA
2 14 (28.57%) SDLC
3 13 (26.53%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (20.41%) Capacity Planning
5 9 (18.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.33%) ERP
7 6 (12.24%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (12.24%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (12.24%) ITIL
7 6 (12.24%) Performance Optimisation
7 6 (12.24%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
8 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.20%) Information Security
8 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
8 5 (10.20%) Order to Cash
9 4 (8.16%) Business Continuity
9 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
9 4 (8.16%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.29%) Java
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.08%) C#
4 2 (4.08%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.04%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) CISSP
2 2 (4.08%) CLAS
2 2 (4.08%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.08%) ISEB
3 1 (2.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.04%) CCIE
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.04%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (20.41%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.04%) SCCM
2 1 (2.04%) SCOM
2 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Oracle
2 18 (36.73%) SAP
3 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Ariba
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) Siebel
5 1 (2.04%) VMware
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