The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Architect
Rank 56 66 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Architect 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.32% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.14% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate - £325 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £563 £600 £475
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £33.50
Senior 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
592 705 662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 96.10% 96.71% 95.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 362 319
Average daily rate £413 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 74 70
Average hourly rate £32.50 £13.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.74% -41.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Senior Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Senior Architect
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flume
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (50.00%) Migration

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Pig
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data
1 2 (100.00%) Hadoop
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) ETL
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cloudera