The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 96 92 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.61% 0.42% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.44% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
Average daily rate £475 £600 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.83% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £520 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £760 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
- +7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
Data Architect
North West

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
1717 1590 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.65% 95.15% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 996 834 673
Average daily rate £390 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 61 65
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.27 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.45 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

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 30 April 2016.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) TOGAF
1 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (47.83%) Information Architecture
3 10 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
3 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
4 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
5 7 (30.43%) Data Management
5 7 (30.43%) Product Management
5 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 7 (30.43%) User Experience
6 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
7 5 (21.74%) BDD
8 4 (17.39%) Migration
8 4 (17.39%) GIS
8 4 (17.39%) ESRI
8 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
8 4 (17.39%) PostGIS
9 3 (13.04%) Analytics
9 3 (13.04%) Big Data
9 3 (13.04%) Tableau
9 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
9 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
9 3 (13.04%) SQL
9 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
10 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
10 2 (8.70%) hybris

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.35%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP CRM
1 2 (8.70%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) MPLS
2 1 (4.35%) PABX
2 1 (4.35%) VoIP
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) GIS
1 4 (17.39%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
2 3 (13.04%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (13.04%) Star Schema
3 2 (8.70%) Apache Hive
3 2 (8.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.70%) HBase
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
3 2 (8.70%) SAP BW
4 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) PostGIS
2 2 (8.70%) REST
2 2 (8.70%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Kafka
3 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Visualisation
2 7 (30.43%) User Experience
3 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
5 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 1 (4.35%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.35%) New Media
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (4.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (52.17%) Enterprise Architecture
1 12 (52.17%) Stakeholder Management
1 12 (52.17%) TOGAF
2 11 (47.83%) Information Architecture
3 10 (43.48%) Data Modelling
3 10 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (30.43%) Data Management
4 7 (30.43%) Product Management
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
5 5 (21.74%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) Migration
7 3 (13.04%) Analytics
8 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.70%) ERD
8 2 (8.70%) Inmon Methodology
8 2 (8.70%) Kimball Methodology
8 2 (8.70%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (8.70%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) CCIE
1 1 (4.35%) CCNP
1 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) ESRI
2 3 (13.04%) Tableau
3 2 (8.70%) hybris
3 2 (8.70%) SAP
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