The first table below looks at the demand for Data Architecture skills 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 Architecture over the 3 months to 16 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 Manchester 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 84 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 0.43% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate £438 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £61.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1031 700 903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.70% 69.93% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 344 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £232 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 43 49
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.62 £13.30 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.36 £61.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Architecture
North West

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Data Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) Toad
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Assets
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) MS Access
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Toad
2 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Data Architect
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (11.11%) UAT Tester
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Extraction
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Project Management
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
1 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Data Cleansing
2 2 (22.22%) Data Mapping
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) VBA
2 2 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Sage
2 1 (11.11%) Business Objects