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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 20 39 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -12
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 62 30 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.47% 3.70% 6.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.97% 3.93% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 21 18
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£513 £425 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -17.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £390 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £563 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £490 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.51% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £48.50 - £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.50 £47.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+26.59% +4.44%
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
778 764 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.73% 94.32% 93.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 445 297
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 82 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £39.00 £50.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 34 £538 +16.21% 7
Peterborough - 6 £625 -
Huntingdon +1 4 £464 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 29 (35.37%) SAP
2 22 (26.83%) Java
3 14 (17.07%) Analytics
4 13 (15.85%) SAP HANA
5 12 (14.63%) C#
5 12 (14.63%) .NET
6 10 (12.20%) Sitecore
6 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
6 10 (12.20%) MVC
6 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (10.98%) SAS
7 9 (10.98%) Oracle
7 9 (10.98%) C++
8 8 (9.76%) Python
8 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 8 (9.76%) SOA
8 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
9 7 (8.54%) Degree
9 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (8.54%) hybris
9 7 (8.54%) Validation
9 7 (8.54%) Finance
9 7 (8.54%) Content Management
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
9 7 (8.54%) CRM
9 7 (8.54%) J2EE
10 6 (7.32%) UML
10 6 (7.32%) C
10 6 (7.32%) ITIL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 9 (10.98%) SAS
2 8 (9.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.32%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 3 (3.66%) Apache
5 3 (3.66%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.44%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.44%) NetWeaver
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.22%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (4.88%) SaaS
2 4 (4.88%) Rackspace Cloud
2 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.10%) Unified Communications
2 4 (4.88%) Wireless
2 4 (4.88%) NGN
3 2 (2.44%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.22%) LDAP
4 1 (1.22%) VPN
4 1 (1.22%) Intranet
4 1 (1.22%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SAP HANA
2 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
2 4 (4.88%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.22%) Impala
5 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.22%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Ant
1 3 (3.66%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.22%) ANTLR
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.54%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Banking
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) .NET
2 7 (8.54%) J2EE
3 5 (6.10%) Web Services
3 5 (6.10%) Spring
4 3 (3.66%) SAP PI
4 3 (3.66%) WCF
4 3 (3.66%) Middleware
4 3 (3.66%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.44%) Entity Framework
5 2 (2.44%) REST
5 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.22%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (1.22%) SOAP
6 1 (1.22%) ADO.NET
6 1 (1.22%) LAMP
6 1 (1.22%) Hibernate
6 1 (1.22%) WPF
6 1 (1.22%) WF
6 1 (1.22%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Software
1 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Social Media
3 3 (3.66%) iPad
3 3 (3.66%) Digital Media
3 3 (3.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (3.66%) SCADA
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.44%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
3 2 (2.44%) UNIX
4 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (17.07%) Analytics
2 10 (12.20%) Data Modelling
2 10 (12.20%) MVC
2 10 (12.20%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.76%) SOA
5 7 (8.54%) Validation
5 7 (8.54%) CRM
5 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
5 7 (8.54%) Content Management
5 7 (8.54%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (7.32%) ITIL
6 6 (7.32%) UML
7 5 (6.10%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
8 4 (4.88%) Network Architecture
8 4 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (3.66%) Open Source
9 3 (3.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (26.83%) Java
2 12 (14.63%) C#
3 9 (10.98%) C++
4 8 (9.76%) Python
5 6 (7.32%) C
6 3 (3.66%) MATLAB
6 3 (3.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.66%) PHP
7 2 (2.44%) VB
7 2 (2.44%) ABAP
7 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.22%) R
8 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
2 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) DV Cleared
3 4 (4.88%) SAP Certification
4 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.22%) MCSE
4 1 (1.22%) CCA
4 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.22%) XenApp
3 1 (1.22%) XenServer
3 1 (1.22%) HDFS
3 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.22%) SCCM
1 1 (1.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (35.37%) SAP
2 10 (12.20%) Sitecore
3 9 (10.98%) Oracle
4 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.54%) hybris
6 5 (6.10%) VMware
7 4 (4.88%) Rackspace
8 3 (3.66%) Guidewire
8 3 (3.66%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.66%) MuleSoft
8 3 (3.66%) FatWire
8 3 (3.66%) Google
8 3 (3.66%) Pega
8 3 (3.66%) NetApp
8 3 (3.66%) Adobe
9 2 (2.44%) Citrix
9 2 (2.44%) IBM
10 1 (1.22%) Cisco
10 1 (1.22%) BMC
10 1 (1.22%) HP
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