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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Software Architecture over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Architecture
Rank - 45 35
Contract jobs citing Software Architecture 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.97% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.34% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £445 £363 £354
% change year-on-year
+22.75% +2.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.35 - £35.50
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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
355 298 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 76.34% 72.15% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 197 121
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 29
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £18.31 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

Software Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Software Architecture across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

Software Architecture
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Software 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 Software Architecture.

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms

Software Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Software 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 Software Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) DSP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) MATLAB