The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 66 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £508 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+12.77% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £72.50
Data Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
739 581 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.66% 90.22% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 342 211
Average daily rate £363 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.61% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 18
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -24.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.50 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £31.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Architect
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data 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 Data Architect in their job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (50.00%) PowerPivot
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (50.00%) MDX
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) NHS
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SSDT
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Data 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 Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) SSDT
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft