The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 127 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 12 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.53% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.73% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
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£418 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £30.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -15.27%
Data Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2358 2068 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.44% 73.02% 67.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 1059 1023
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 115 93
Average hourly rate £24.50 £25.77 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +10 8 £450 -20.35% 1
Manchester - - - - 2
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 30 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 22 (44.00%) Oracle
3 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
3 21 (42.00%) Migration
3 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 18 (36.00%) SQL
6 14 (28.00%) Reference Data
7 13 (26.00%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (26.00%) Data Migration
7 13 (26.00%) PL/SQL
8 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
8 12 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (22.00%) ETL
10 10 (20.00%) Information Security
10 10 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
10 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
11 9 (18.00%) Physical Data Model
11 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
11 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
11 9 (18.00%) PRINCE
11 9 (18.00%) Windows
12 8 (16.00%) EAI
12 8 (16.00%) Web Services
12 8 (16.00%) CA
12 8 (16.00%) Informatica
12 8 (16.00%) PowerCenter
12 8 (16.00%) Shell Script

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) SAS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.00%) Oracle Database
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (16.00%) PowerCenter
4 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (12.00%) Big Data
6 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (2.00%) EDRMS
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (2.00%) QlikView
8 1 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.00%) SSDT
8 1 (2.00%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) ERwin
2 5 (10.00%) Toad
3 3 (6.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Aerospace
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 3 (6.00%) Retail
4 2 (4.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Architect
2 11 (22.00%) Data Architect
3 9 (18.00%) Developer
4 8 (16.00%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Systems Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Lead Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Information Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Architect
7 2 (4.00%) Perl Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.00%) SAS Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Technical Business Analyst
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.00%) Designer
8 1 (2.00%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) Web Services
2 6 (12.00%) XML
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) .NET
4 2 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (40.00%) Data Integration
3 14 (28.00%) Reference Data
4 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (14.00%) Visualisation
7 6 (12.00%) Data Extraction
8 2 (4.00%) Informatics
9 1 (2.00%) NHS
9 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (42.00%) Migration
3 13 (26.00%) Data Migration
4 11 (22.00%) ETL
5 10 (20.00%) Information Security
5 10 (20.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 9 (18.00%) Physical Data Model
6 9 (18.00%) PRINCE
6 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (16.00%) EAI
8 7 (14.00%) Project Management
8 7 (14.00%) Business Analysis
9 6 (12.00%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (12.00%) OO
9 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
10 5 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (8.00%) Business Transformation
11 4 (8.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.00%) SQL
2 13 (26.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (16.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Oracle
2 20 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) CA
3 8 (16.00%) Informatica
4 6 (12.00%) Northgate
5 4 (8.00%) Cognos
5 4 (8.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) IBM
7 2 (4.00%) Perforce
8 1 (2.00%) Teradata
8 1 (2.00%) Tableau
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