The table below looks at the statistics for Software Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Architecture
Rank - 60 -
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.19% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £433 £433 £375
% change year-on-year
- +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.97 £60.00
% change year-on-year
-4.69% -30.05%
Software 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
283 427 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.75% 81.96% 71.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 286 232
Median daily rate £413 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 14 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.00 £20.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £60.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Software Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Software Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Software Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge