The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 55 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 3 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.51% - 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£600 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £506
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
556 444 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 95.04% 93.67% 91.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 292 221
Average daily rate £340 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 26 26
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £18.00 £25.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
4 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) GIS
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) GIS
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Data Governance
2 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (60.00%) ETL
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP