Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Software Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Software Architect
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 88 104
Contract jobs requiring a Software Architect 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.32% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.34% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £480 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +37.14% -
East of England median daily rate - £480 £400
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1107 1192 1476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 93.03% 95.21% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 696 815
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £163 £181 £225
90th Percentile £502 £538 £500
East of England median daily rate £405 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +1.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 75 143
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.90 £35.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% +94.44% -27.27%
10th Percentile £11.28 £10.04 £11.26
90th Percentile £47.40 £48.75 £40.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -4.76%

Software Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings that featured Software Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Software Architect in Cambridgeshire

Software Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Architect in Cambridgeshire