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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 32 28
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 39 12 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.97% 3.25% 4.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.40% 3.38% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 9 13
Median daily rate £413 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.21 £40.25 £41.03
% change year-on-year
+24.73% -1.88%
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
375 355 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.91% 96.21% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 227 199
Median daily rate £413 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 36 39
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.88 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -46.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.60 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 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 35 (54.69%) SaaS
2 23 (35.94%) IaaS
3 17 (26.56%) PaaS
4 16 (25.00%) LAN
4 16 (25.00%) WAN
5 15 (23.44%) SOA
6 14 (21.88%) Oracle
7 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (20.31%) Information Security
8 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
9 11 (17.19%) Identity Access Management
9 11 (17.19%) ITIL
9 11 (17.19%) CRM
9 11 (17.19%) Firewall
10 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
10 10 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
10 10 (15.63%) Security Operations
10 10 (15.63%) Patch Management
11 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
11 9 (14.06%) Windows
11 9 (14.06%) Web Services
11 9 (14.06%) Java
11 9 (14.06%) SAP
11 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (14.06%) VMware
12 8 (12.50%) UML
13 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
13 7 (10.94%) SDLC
13 7 (10.94%) Migration

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 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.81%) BigMachines
3 1 (1.56%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (54.69%) SaaS
2 23 (35.94%) IaaS
3 17 (26.56%) PaaS
4 9 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (4.69%) Force.com
6 2 (3.13%) Heroku
6 2 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.00%) LAN
1 16 (25.00%) WAN
2 11 (17.19%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) Network Security
3 2 (3.13%) Wireless
4 1 (1.56%) BGP
4 1 (1.56%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.56%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.56%) OSPF
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.13%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (3.13%) Finance
1 2 (3.13%) Marketing
2 1 (1.56%) Electronics
2 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) Web Services
2 7 (10.94%) XML
3 6 (9.38%) RESTful
4 4 (6.25%) Java EE
4 4 (6.25%) SOAP
4 4 (6.25%) Visualforce
5 3 (4.69%) COM
5 3 (4.69%) EJB
5 3 (4.69%) HTML
5 3 (4.69%) J2EE
5 3 (4.69%) JSP
5 3 (4.69%) REST
6 2 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.25%) Data Integration
3 3 (4.69%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) iPad
5 1 (1.56%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.06%) Windows
2 7 (10.94%) Linux
3 2 (3.13%) Android
3 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) SOA
2 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Information Security
3 12 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 11 (17.19%) CRM
4 11 (17.19%) Identity Access Management
4 11 (17.19%) ITIL
5 10 (15.63%) Data Modelling
5 10 (15.63%) Patch Management
5 10 (15.63%) Security Operations
6 9 (14.06%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (12.50%) UML
8 7 (10.94%) Migration
8 7 (10.94%) SDLC
9 5 (7.81%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.25%) Data Security
10 4 (6.25%) Master Data Management
10 4 (6.25%) Mentoring
10 4 (6.25%) Metadata Management
10 4 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 6 (9.38%) SQL
3 4 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 3 (4.69%) SOQL
5 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.56%) CCIE
1 1 (1.56%) CCNA
1 1 (1.56%) CCNP
1 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (1.56%) Degree
1 1 (1.56%) MCSE
1 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.25%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) COBIT
3 1 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) SCCM
1 1 (1.56%) SCOM
1 1 (1.56%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) SAP
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
4 6 (9.38%) Cisco
5 4 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (4.69%) Siebel
7 1 (1.56%) Citrix
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