The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 52 36 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 18 34 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.38% 4.80% 4.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 5.12% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 24 14
Average daily rate
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£500 £438 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £400 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £40.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.50%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
709 664 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.78% 93.65% 90.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 325 227
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 71 70
Average hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.30% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -4.28%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Architect across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Architect
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 11 £500 +12.67% 11
Peterborough +2 1 - - 1
Huntingdon - 1 £488 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 21 (35.00%) SAP
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.67%) Java
4 18 (30.00%) Web Services
5 15 (25.00%) .NET
5 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (21.67%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (18.33%) C#
8 10 (16.67%) J2EE
9 9 (15.00%) Documentum
10 8 (13.33%) XML
11 7 (11.67%) UML
11 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
12 6 (10.00%) Linux
12 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
12 6 (10.00%) SOA
12 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
13 5 (8.33%) Kindle
13 5 (8.33%) HTML5
13 5 (8.33%) CSS3
13 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
13 5 (8.33%) SDLC
13 5 (8.33%) Middleware
13 5 (8.33%) CSS
13 5 (8.33%) Oracle
13 5 (8.33%) HTML
13 5 (8.33%) ISO 9001
13 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.67%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (15.00%) Documentum
3 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.67%) CMS
4 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.67%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) SaaS
2 1 (1.67%) PaaS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Extranet
3 1 (1.67%) 3G
3 1 (1.67%) DSL
3 1 (1.67%) Firewall
3 1 (1.67%) 2G
3 1 (1.67%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.67%) Network Security
3 1 (1.67%) Broadband
3 1 (1.67%) LAN
3 1 (1.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.33%) SAP HANA
3 1 (1.67%) HBase
3 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
3 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.67%) Impala
3 1 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.67%) QlikView
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.67%) XMLSpy
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
1 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) NWDS
1 1 (1.67%) Hudson
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.67%) Finance
1 1 (1.67%) Advertising
1 1 (1.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) Web Services
2 15 (25.00%) .NET
3 10 (16.67%) J2EE
4 8 (13.33%) XML
5 6 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (10.00%) XML Schema
6 5 (8.33%) Middleware
6 5 (8.33%) CSS
6 5 (8.33%) HTML5
6 5 (8.33%) HTML
6 5 (8.33%) CSS3
7 3 (5.00%) REST
7 3 (5.00%) SOAP
8 2 (3.33%) Spring
8 2 (3.33%) SAP PI
9 1 (1.67%) RESTful
9 1 (1.67%) WCF
9 1 (1.67%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.67%) BAPI
9 1 (1.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Kindle
1 5 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.67%) User Experience
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.00%) Linux
2 2 (3.33%) UNIX
3 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.67%) TOGAF
2 7 (11.67%) UML
3 6 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (10.00%) SOA
3 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) Workflow
4 5 (8.33%) Validation
4 5 (8.33%) SDLC
5 4 (6.67%) Business Transformation
5 4 (6.67%) ITIL
5 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.33%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) MVC
7 2 (3.33%) ERP
7 2 (3.33%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (31.67%) Java
2 11 (18.33%) C#
3 2 (3.33%) C++
3 2 (3.33%) SQL
4 1 (1.67%) ABAP
4 1 (1.67%) Python
4 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) Degree
1 1 (1.67%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.67%) COBIT
2 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) SAP
2 20 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.33%) Infoblox
4 2 (3.33%) BMC
4 2 (3.33%) Remedy
5 1 (1.67%) ATG
5 1 (1.67%) Endeca
5 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.67%) webMethods
5 1 (1.67%) Citrix
5 1 (1.67%) BEA
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) hybris
5 1 (1.67%) Talend
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