The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
North West / Manchester
Rank 82 96 74
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.82% 0.67% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.70% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
Median daily rate £650 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £475 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1709 1403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.75% 95.21% 95.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 773 984 810
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 49 57
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.11 £48.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the Manchester region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, Data 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 Manchester region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
1 10 (34.48%) Data Architecture
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Migration
4 7 (24.14%) SAP
5 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (20.69%) Scrum
5 6 (20.69%) GIS
5 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (20.69%) Retail
5 6 (20.69%) Degree
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (20.69%) Information Architecture
5 6 (20.69%) Domain-Driven Design
5 6 (20.69%) Spatial Data
6 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
6 5 (17.24%) CRM
7 4 (13.79%) Tableau
7 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
7 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
7 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Big Data
8 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.34%) People Management
8 3 (10.34%) Data Flow Diagram
8 3 (10.34%) SAP MDG
8 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (10.34%) SAP Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Data Management
8 3 (10.34%) Banking

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.90%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.45%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP MDG
1 3 (10.34%) SAP Retail
2 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (3.45%) Firewall
1 1 (3.45%) IPsec
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) MPLS
1 1 (3.45%) OSPF
1 1 (3.45%) VLAN
1 1 (3.45%) VPN
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) GIS
1 6 (20.69%) Spatial Data
2 3 (10.34%) Big Data
2 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.90%) Apache Hive
3 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
4 1 (3.45%) Impala
4 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Finance
3 2 (6.90%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) AIX
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Data Architecture
1 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
2 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (27.59%) Migration
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.69%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (20.69%) Information Architecture
4 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) CRM
6 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
6 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (10.34%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (10.34%) Data Management
7 3 (10.34%) People Management
8 2 (6.90%) ETL
8 2 (6.90%) Network Design
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C++
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Python
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) CCDP
2 1 (3.45%) CCIE
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Tableau
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.45%) F5
4 1 (3.45%) Hortonworks
4 1 (3.45%) IBM