The first table below looks at the demand for Data Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Birmingham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 56 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% - 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% - 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Average daily rate £394 - £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 - £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 347 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 63.62% 67.77% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 190 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Architecture
West Midlands

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Architecture
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture.

1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) LSMW
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) QA
5 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
5 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
5 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) LSMW
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Data Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Extraction
1 1 (14.29%) Smart Meter
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Migration
2 4 (57.14%) Validation
2 4 (57.14%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (57.14%) Data Validation
3 3 (42.86%) Data Migration
4 2 (28.57%) Data Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft