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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 30 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 32 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 4.07% 5.43% 4.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.34% 5.87% 5.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 32 15
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£513 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.18% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £485 £462
% change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £48.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.15 £50.79 £39.50
% change year-on-year
-15.03% +28.57%
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
737 716 566
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 93.65% 92.51% 91.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 377 256
Average daily rate £350 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 62 71
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% -29.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -16 17 £525 +20.00% 8
Huntingdon - 2 £454 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 27 (43.55%) SAP
2 22 (35.48%) Java
3 13 (20.97%) .NET
3 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 13 (20.97%) BizTalk Server
4 11 (17.74%) Validation
4 11 (17.74%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (16.13%) J2EE
5 10 (16.13%) SAP HANA
5 10 (16.13%) Analytics
6 9 (14.52%) Oracle
6 9 (14.52%) C#
6 9 (14.52%) Web Services
6 9 (14.52%) Documentum
7 8 (12.90%) SAS
7 8 (12.90%) XML
7 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
8 7 (11.29%) SOA
8 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
8 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.29%) SDLC
9 6 (9.68%) Business Transformation
9 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (9.68%) C
9 6 (9.68%) Python
9 6 (9.68%) C++
9 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
9 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.06%) Workflow

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (20.97%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (14.52%) Documentum
3 8 (12.90%) SAS
4 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
5 3 (4.84%) Apache
5 3 (4.84%) CMS
5 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Spark
7 1 (1.61%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.84%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.84%) Rackspace Cloud
4 2 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Wireless
1 4 (6.45%) NGN
2 3 (4.84%) Unified Communications
3 1 (1.61%) Network Security
3 1 (1.61%) LDAP
3 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) SAP HANA
2 4 (6.45%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.23%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.61%) QlikView
4 1 (1.61%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.61%) HBase
4 1 (1.61%) Sqoop
4 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.61%) Impala
4 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Maven
1 1 (1.61%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (1.61%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.61%) NWDS
General
1 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Advertising
1 1 (1.61%) Military
1 1 (1.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.97%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) J2EE
3 9 (14.52%) Web Services
4 8 (12.90%) XML
5 6 (9.68%) XML Schema
6 5 (8.06%) Middleware
7 3 (4.84%) REST
8 2 (3.23%) SAP PI
8 2 (3.23%) Spring
8 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET
8 2 (3.23%) SOAP
9 1 (1.61%) LAMP
9 1 (1.61%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.61%) BAPI
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.61%) WCF
9 1 (1.61%) EDI
9 1 (1.61%) Entity Framework
9 1 (1.61%) Kafka
9 1 (1.61%) Apache Avro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) UNIX
2 2 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.74%) Validation
1 11 (17.74%) Systems Analysis
2 10 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.13%) Analytics
3 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 7 (11.29%) SOA
4 7 (11.29%) TOGAF
4 7 (11.29%) Waterfall
4 7 (11.29%) SDLC
5 6 (9.68%) Business Transformation
5 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.06%) Workflow
6 5 (8.06%) UML
7 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.45%) MVC
7 4 (6.45%) Network Architecture
8 3 (4.84%) ITIL
8 3 (4.84%) Data Analytics
9 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 22 (35.48%) Java
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) C++
3 6 (9.68%) Python
3 6 (9.68%) C
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.23%) PHP
6 1 (1.61%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.61%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) HDFS
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) SAP
2 13 (20.97%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle
4 4 (6.45%) VMware
5 3 (4.84%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.84%) IBM
5 3 (4.84%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.23%) Google
6 2 (3.23%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.61%) Talend
7 1 (1.61%) Cisco
7 1 (1.61%) hybris
7 1 (1.61%) Splunk
7 1 (1.61%) Endeca
7 1 (1.61%) Citrix
7 1 (1.61%) BEA
7 1 (1.61%) BMC
7 1 (1.61%) NetApp
7 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.61%) webMethods
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