The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South Wales region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 56 68 63
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.42% 0.50% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.47% 0.52% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £638 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £463
10% offered a daily rate of more than £738 £520 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
Data Architect
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales 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
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
613 578 540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 96.69% 96.17% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 444 442 385
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £263 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 25 34
Median hourly rate £15.77 £14.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +20.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.35 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
Newport +5 7 £725 -
Cardiff +16 1 £500 -4.76%
Data Architect
Wales

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 South Wales region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (25.00%) Publishing
4 3 (25.00%) SAP
4 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
4 3 (25.00%) Big Data
4 3 (25.00%) Apache Pig
5 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (16.67%) HBase
5 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
5 2 (16.67%) HDFS
5 2 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
6 1 (8.33%) Oozie
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (25.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (16.67%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Kerberos
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) HBase
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (8.33%) DataStage
3 1 (8.33%) OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (8.33%) Pentaho
3 1 (8.33%) QlikView
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) Sqoop
General
1 3 (25.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 3 (25.00%) MapReduce
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) DevOps
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Predictive Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) HDFS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ambari
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (8.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Ab Initio
2 1 (8.33%) Actian
2 1 (8.33%) Cloudera
2 1 (8.33%) Hortonworks
2 1 (8.33%) Informatica
2 1 (8.33%) MicroStrategy
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) ParAccel
2 1 (8.33%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Sybase
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata