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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 21 26 15
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 17 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.91% 4.55% 8.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 4.78% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 23
Median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £440 £404
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £55.00 £36.13
% change year-on-year
- +52.24%

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
335 314 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.82% 95.15% 95.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 187 199
Median daily rate £350 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £288 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 23 18
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £29.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017, 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 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) SOA
3 10 (33.33%) CRM
3 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (26.67%) SaaS
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 8 (26.67%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (16.67%) Service Design
6 5 (16.67%) Middleware
6 5 (16.67%) SAP
6 5 (16.67%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) Windows
7 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (13.33%) Billing
8 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (10.00%) BigMachines
8 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
8 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
8 3 (10.00%) Java
8 3 (10.00%) ERP
8 3 (10.00%) Service Management
8 3 (10.00%) ITSM
8 3 (10.00%) Finance
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) Content Management
9 2 (6.67%) CMS

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 8 (26.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (6.67%) Alfresco
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Documentum
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (10.00%) BigMachines
3 2 (6.67%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) SaaS
2 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) DHCP
1 1 (3.33%) DNS
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
1 1 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.33%) NAS
1 1 (3.33%) SAN
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) JMeter
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
1 1 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (13.33%) Billing
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) Middleware
2 2 (6.67%) Java EE
2 2 (6.67%) OAuth
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Clustering
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Linux
2 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) SOA
2 10 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Service Design
5 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 3 (10.00%) Content Management
6 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (10.00%) ERP
6 3 (10.00%) ITSM
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Order to Cash
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (6.67%) Process Architecture
7 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
3 1 (3.33%) Groovy
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) CCIE
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCSA
2 1 (3.33%) CISM
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) HL7
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
3 5 (16.67%) SAP
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Interwoven
5 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
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