Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies in Peterborough during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Architect
Cambridgeshire > Peterborough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 10 26
Rank change year-on-year -27 +16 +11
Contract jobs requiring an Architect 6 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 1.63% 9.17% 5.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 9.46% 5.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 20 6
Peterborough median daily rate £575 £450 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.78% -25.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £453 £375 £494
90th Percentile £678 £581 £725
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £573 £480 £575
% change year-on-year +19.27% -16.52% +21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Peterborough median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - £48.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Peterborough
Contract vacancies in Peterborough with a recognized job title 345 222 226
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.50% 96.94% 98.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 106 124
Peterborough median daily rate £351 £315 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -8.03% +9.60%
10th Percentile £170 £104 £117
90th Percentile £475 £488 £575
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
% change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 26 41
Peterborough median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.89% +10.42% -21.95%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.17 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.25 £45.25 £24.25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £33.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +11.94% +63.41% -18.00%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Peterborough

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Architect in Peterborough

Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Peterborough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Architect in Peterborough

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Peterborough region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
1 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
1 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
1 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Force.com
2 1 (16.67%) Google

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Force.com
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Automotive
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
1 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Data Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Apex Code
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) VMware