The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 18 21 44
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +23
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 40 62 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 6.99% 7.29% 3.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.46% 7.59% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 41 21
Median daily rate £485 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.61% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £420 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £800 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £490 £490
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.92 £59.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year
-26.18% +10.18%
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
536 817 807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.71% 96.00% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 472 474
Median daily rate £375 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 83
Median hourly rate £39.50 £20.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.68% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 28 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +9 21 £505 -3.80% 6
Peterborough +9 8 £475 -24.00%
Huntingdon -1 4 £480 +3.50% 1
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 34 (31.78%) SaaS
2 28 (26.17%) SAP
3 26 (24.30%) Oracle
4 25 (23.36%) Java
5 23 (21.50%) SOA
6 22 (20.56%) IaaS
7 20 (18.69%) CRM
7 20 (18.69%) SDLC
8 19 (17.76%) Data Modelling
9 18 (16.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 18 (16.82%) VMware
10 16 (14.95%) Migration
10 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (14.02%) Finance
11 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
11 15 (14.02%) Linux
12 14 (13.08%) Web Services
12 14 (13.08%) Information Security
12 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database
12 14 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (13.08%) PaaS
12 14 (13.08%) Dynamics CRM
13 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
14 11 (10.28%) ERP
14 11 (10.28%) ETL
14 11 (10.28%) Windows
14 11 (10.28%) RESTful
15 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
15 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
15 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.67%) Apache
2 3 (2.80%) CMS
3 2 (1.87%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.87%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.87%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.87%) IIS
3 2 (1.87%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (13.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (4.67%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.87%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.87%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 34 (31.78%) SaaS
2 22 (20.56%) IaaS
3 14 (13.08%) PaaS
4 10 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (6.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (4.67%) Force.com
7 3 (2.80%) Heroku
8 1 (0.93%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) LAN
1 9 (8.41%) WAN
2 8 (7.48%) Firewall
3 5 (4.67%) LDAP
4 2 (1.87%) HTTP
4 2 (1.87%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.93%) BGP
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.93%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (0.93%) iSCSI
5 1 (0.93%) MPLS
5 1 (0.93%) NFC
5 1 (0.93%) SAN
5 1 (0.93%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.93%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) Oracle Database
2 10 (9.35%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.54%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.54%) SAP HANA
5 6 (5.61%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (3.74%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.80%) Big Data
8 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.87%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects XI
9 2 (1.87%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 15 (14.02%) Finance
2 7 (6.54%) Marketing
3 6 (5.61%) Military
4 5 (4.67%) Billing
5 2 (1.87%) Front Office
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Retail
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (13.08%) Web Services
2 11 (10.28%) RESTful
3 10 (9.35%) XML
4 6 (5.61%) Java EE
4 6 (5.61%) Middleware
4 6 (5.61%) SOAP
5 4 (3.74%) Visualforce
6 3 (2.80%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.80%) COM
6 3 (2.80%) JSF
7 2 (1.87%) .NET
7 2 (1.87%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.87%) J2EE
7 2 (1.87%) JSON
7 2 (1.87%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.35%) Mainframe
2 8 (7.48%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.61%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.61%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (4.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.80%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.87%) CESG
6 2 (1.87%) CESG CLAS
7 1 (0.93%) CMDB
7 1 (0.93%) Contactless
7 1 (0.93%) EMV
7 1 (0.93%) iSeries
7 1 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Social Media
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
7 1 (0.93%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (14.02%) Linux
2 11 (10.28%) Windows
3 6 (5.61%) Unix
4 3 (2.80%) Android
4 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.50%) SOA
2 20 (18.69%) CRM
2 20 (18.69%) SDLC
3 19 (17.76%) Data Modelling
4 18 (16.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 16 (14.95%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (14.95%) Migration
6 14 (13.08%) Information Security
6 14 (13.08%) Performance Tuning
7 13 (12.15%) Mentoring
8 11 (10.28%) ERP
8 11 (10.28%) ETL
9 10 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (9.35%) Capacity Planning
9 10 (9.35%) Identity Access Management
10 8 (7.48%) Enterprise Architecture
10 8 (7.48%) Patch Management
10 8 (7.48%) Security Operations
11 7 (6.54%) ITIL
11 7 (6.54%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.36%) Java
2 9 (8.41%) Python
3 8 (7.48%) SQL
4 7 (6.54%) C++
5 5 (4.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (3.74%) Apex Code
6 4 (3.74%) C#
6 4 (3.74%) SOQL
7 3 (2.80%) C
7 3 (2.80%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.87%) MATLAB
8 2 (1.87%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.48%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.80%) CISSP
3 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.87%) CLAS
4 2 (1.87%) ISEB
5 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.93%) CISA
5 1 (0.93%) CISM
5 1 (0.93%) MCSE
5 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (5.61%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.87%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (9.35%) Active Directory
1 10 (9.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.87%) Apache Flume
2 2 (1.87%) Snort
3 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (9.35%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
2 1 (0.93%) SCOM
2 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (26.17%) SAP
2 26 (24.30%) Oracle
3 18 (16.82%) VMware
4 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.35%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (3.74%) Siebel
7 2 (1.87%) Ariba
7 2 (1.87%) Cisco
7 2 (1.87%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.87%) Endeca
7 2 (1.87%) hybris
8 1 (0.93%) ServiceNow