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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 11 46 29
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -17
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 69 32 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 11.60% 4.06% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.30% 4.24% 6.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 22 34
Median daily rate £450 £519 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £420 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £485
% change year-on-year
- +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £48.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.15 £50.79
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -15.03%
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
561 754 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.29% 95.69% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 440 377
Median daily rate £400 £373 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% +2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 85 61
Median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.77% -18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.91 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 +35 38 £425 -19.04% 2
Peterborough - 10 £450 -
Huntingdon +2 6 £480 +5.78%
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 42 (33.33%) SaaS
2 33 (26.19%) SAP
3 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (24.60%) Java
5 28 (22.22%) IaaS
6 26 (20.63%) Web Services
7 24 (19.05%) Oracle
8 23 (18.25%) SDLC
9 22 (17.46%) CRM
9 22 (17.46%) Data Modelling
9 22 (17.46%) SOA
9 22 (17.46%) Migration
10 21 (16.67%) Mentoring
11 20 (15.87%) Salesforce.com
11 20 (15.87%) PaaS
11 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
12 19 (15.08%) VMware
12 19 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (13.49%) Information Security
13 17 (13.49%) LAN
13 17 (13.49%) WAN
13 17 (13.49%) Dynamics CRM
14 15 (11.90%) RESTful
14 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
14 15 (11.90%) ETL
14 15 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
14 15 (11.90%) Oracle Database
15 14 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
15 14 (11.11%) SOAP
15 14 (11.11%) Windows

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 10 (7.94%) CMS
2 3 (2.38%) IIS
3 2 (1.59%) Apache
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Pig
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.59%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (13.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.38%) BigMachines
3 2 (1.59%) Oracle CRM
3 2 (1.59%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (1.59%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 42 (33.33%) SaaS
2 28 (22.22%) IaaS
3 20 (15.87%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (15.87%) PaaS
4 12 (9.52%) Force.com
5 11 (8.73%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (7.94%) Heroku
7 2 (1.59%) Office 365
8 1 (0.79%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (13.49%) LAN
1 17 (13.49%) WAN
2 11 (8.73%) Firewall
3 2 (1.59%) HTTP
3 2 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.59%) LDAP
3 2 (1.59%) Wireless
4 1 (0.79%) BGP
4 1 (0.79%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.79%) Extranet
4 1 (0.79%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) Intranet
4 1 (0.79%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.79%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.79%) MPLS
4 1 (0.79%) Network Security
4 1 (0.79%) NFC
4 1 (0.79%) SAN
4 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.90%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (11.90%) Oracle Database
2 10 (7.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (3.97%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.97%) SQL Server
4 4 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.38%) Big Data
5 3 (2.38%) SAP HANA
6 2 (1.59%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.59%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (3.17%) Marketing
3 2 (1.59%) Electronics
3 2 (1.59%) Front Office
3 2 (1.59%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.59%) Military
3 2 (1.59%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (20.63%) Web Services
2 15 (11.90%) RESTful
3 14 (11.11%) SOAP
3 14 (11.11%) Visualforce
4 13 (10.32%) XML
5 10 (7.94%) COM
6 9 (7.14%) Java EE
7 3 (2.38%) .NET
7 3 (2.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (2.38%) ASP.NET
8 2 (1.59%) J2EE
8 2 (1.59%) JSF
8 2 (1.59%) JSON
8 2 (1.59%) REST
9 1 (0.79%) CSS
9 1 (0.79%) HTML
9 1 (0.79%) jQuery
9 1 (0.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Data Structures
1 13 (10.32%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (7.94%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.94%) Mainframe
2 10 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.59%) CESG
4 2 (1.59%) CESG CLAS
4 2 (1.59%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.59%) User Experience
4 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.59%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.79%) Contactless
5 1 (0.79%) Cryptography
5 1 (0.79%) EMV
5 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) iSeries
5 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.79%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.11%) Windows
2 13 (10.32%) Linux
3 10 (7.94%) Android
3 10 (7.94%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.59%) Unix
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (25.40%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (18.25%) SDLC
3 22 (17.46%) CRM
3 22 (17.46%) Data Modelling
3 22 (17.46%) Migration
3 22 (17.46%) SOA
4 21 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 19 (15.08%) Performance Tuning
6 17 (13.49%) Information Security
7 15 (11.90%) ETL
8 14 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
8 14 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (11.11%) TOGAF
9 13 (10.32%) ERP
10 11 (8.73%) ITIL
10 11 (8.73%) Patch Management
10 11 (8.73%) Security Operations
10 11 (8.73%) Waterfall
11 10 (7.94%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (7.94%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 31 (24.60%) Java
2 14 (11.11%) Apex Code
3 11 (8.73%) SOQL
4 10 (7.94%) SQL
5 6 (4.76%) C#
5 6 (4.76%) Python
6 4 (3.17%) C++
7 3 (2.38%) JavaScript
8 2 (1.59%) C
8 2 (1.59%) Scala
8 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.17%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.38%) CISSP
3 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.59%) CLAS
4 2 (1.59%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.79%) CISA
5 1 (0.79%) CISM
5 1 (0.79%) Degree
5 1 (0.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.38%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) COBIT
4 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.79%) Snort
4 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (7.94%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.79%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (0.79%) SCCM
2 1 (0.79%) SCOM
2 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 33 (26.19%) SAP
2 24 (19.05%) Oracle
3 20 (15.87%) Salesforce.com
4 19 (15.08%) VMware
5 15 (11.90%) Microsoft
6 11 (8.73%) Siebel
7 7 (5.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.59%) Ariba
8 2 (1.59%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.59%) Endeca
8 2 (1.59%) hybris
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix
9 1 (0.79%) Nintex
9 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow