The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Architect
Rank 40 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Architect 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.12% 0.95% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.99% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £425 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +10.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £480 £510 £475
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £71.00
Technical 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
337 504 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.40% 95.64% 95.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 327 324
Median daily rate £400 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £496
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 37 43
Median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.53% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £15.77 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.50 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) SAP
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) RESTful
5 1 (8.33%) Force.com
5 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
5 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (8.33%) SOQL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification

Technical 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Force.com
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) COM
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (83.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Performance Tuning
2 10 (83.33%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (83.33%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
1 1 (8.33%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
2 1 (8.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) SAP
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (8.33%) Siebel
4 1 (8.33%) VMware