The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 74 58 71
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 1 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% 1.43% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 1.79% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 6
Average daily rate - £456 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -19.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £460
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- +9.77%
Data Architecture
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
769 614 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.46% 79.64% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 377 351
Average daily rate £425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 31 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.67 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford - 1 - -
Data Architecture
North West

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Sybase
4 1 (12.50%) DB2
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) XSD
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
4 1 (12.50%) Big Data
4 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Data Stewardship
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
4 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 1 (12.50%) Coaching

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (12.50%) Big Data
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modeller
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Database Architect
3 1 (12.50%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (12.50%) DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analysis
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Stewardship
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Management
3 1 (12.50%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (12.50%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle
1 1 (12.50%) Sybase