The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Systems Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Architect 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £469 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Systems 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
278 456 408
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.29% 94.21% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 283 252
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 30 53
Median hourly rate £28.00 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.84% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured Systems Architect in the job title.

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Systems Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Systems Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Systems Architect Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, Systems 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 Systems Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS

Systems 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) NonStop SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) CESG
1 2 (100.00%) CESG CLAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CISSP
1 2 (100.00%) CLAS
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001