The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer Architecture
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Computer Architecture 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.39% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Computer Architecture
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 271 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 66.28% 73.05% 62.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 123 121
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.53% +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 73
Average hourly rate £27.50 £38.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.44 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.25 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Computer Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Computer Architecture across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Computer Architecture
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Computer Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Architecture.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Computer Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Computer Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support
1 2 (100.00%) Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Support Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support
1 2 (100.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (100.00%) Network Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft