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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 75 93 78
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 24 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.34% 0.33% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.34% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 6
Median daily rate £475 £650 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.92% +22.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £530 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £770 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £484 £510 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
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
1711 1457 1238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 95.21% 95.73% 96.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 855 661
Median daily rate £375 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.75% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 64 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £33.55 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 1 July 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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport - 1 - -
Data Architect
North West

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, 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 16 (51.61%) TOGAF
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (45.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (45.16%) Information Architecture
4 13 (41.94%) PostGIS
4 13 (41.94%) Spatial Data
4 13 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
4 13 (41.94%) GIS
4 13 (41.94%) ESRI
5 7 (22.58%) Migration
5 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
6 4 (12.90%) SAP
7 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
7 3 (9.68%) CRM
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) SAP CRM
7 3 (9.68%) SAP hybris
7 3 (9.68%) hybris
7 3 (9.68%) Tableau
7 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Inmon Methodology
7 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) REST
8 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
8 2 (6.45%) NoSQL

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 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.68%) SAP CRM
1 3 (9.68%) SAP hybris
2 1 (3.23%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) LAN
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
1 1 (3.23%) PABX
1 1 (3.23%) VoIP
1 1 (3.23%) WAN
1 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) GIS
1 13 (41.94%) Spatial Data
2 2 (6.45%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SAP BW
2 2 (6.45%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.23%) HBase
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (3.23%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (3.23%) Banking
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
1 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) PostGIS
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 1 (3.23%) Kafka
3 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.23%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) AIX
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) TOGAF
2 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (45.16%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (45.16%) Information Architecture
4 13 (41.94%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (22.58%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Analytics
6 3 (9.68%) CRM
6 3 (9.68%) Data Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Modelling
6 3 (9.68%) Inmon Methodology
6 3 (9.68%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (6.45%) ERP
7 2 (6.45%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.45%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Java
2 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) ESRI
2 4 (12.90%) SAP
3 3 (9.68%) hybris
3 3 (9.68%) Tableau
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) Talend