The first table below looks at the demand for Data Architecture skills 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 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 South Wales 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 54 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.34% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £460 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £61.00 -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
422 214 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.14% 65.24% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 138 113
Average daily rate £396 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 15
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £10.69 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £17.90 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Data Architecture
Wales

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Architecture
Top 16 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Data Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modeller
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Cleansing
1 2 (66.67%) Data Mapping
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) BPMN
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP