The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 130 141 123
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 14 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.31% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.32% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 12
Median daily rate £525 £556 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £440 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.55 -
Data Architect
England

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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2675 3103 3186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.39% 95.13% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1725 1964 2052
Median daily rate £360 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 192 223 179
Median hourly rate £24.50 £25.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +34.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Wiltshire +16 8 £625 -2.91%
Bristol - 6 £415 -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 West region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 29 (74.36%) Data Architecture
2 27 (69.23%) Data Modelling
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
4 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
5 15 (38.46%) Data Governance
6 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (30.77%) Star Schema
8 10 (25.64%) SOA
8 10 (25.64%) WSDL
8 10 (25.64%) Web Services
8 10 (25.64%) XML
8 10 (25.64%) XSD
8 10 (25.64%) Finance
8 10 (25.64%) REST
9 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (23.08%) Data Management
10 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
10 8 (20.51%) NHS
10 8 (20.51%) Migration
11 7 (17.95%) Citrix
11 7 (17.95%) GAP Analysis
11 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.95%) VMware
11 7 (17.95%) Maven
11 7 (17.95%) Data Migration
11 7 (17.95%) Xen
11 7 (17.95%) JIRA
11 7 (17.95%) Confluence
11 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (17.95%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) GitHub
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (30.77%) Star Schema
3 6 (15.38%) Big Data
4 5 (12.82%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Jenkins
1 7 (17.95%) JIRA
1 7 (17.95%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) ERwin
2 1 (2.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) REST
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
1 10 (25.64%) WSDL
1 10 (25.64%) XML
1 10 (25.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) NHS
2 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
2 5 (12.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (74.36%) Data Architecture
2 27 (69.23%) Data Modelling
3 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (38.46%) Data Governance
5 10 (25.64%) SOA
6 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (23.08%) Data Management
7 8 (20.51%) Migration
7 8 (20.51%) TOGAF
8 7 (17.95%) Data Migration
8 7 (17.95%) GAP Analysis
8 7 (17.95%) Master Data Management
8 7 (17.95%) Virtual Environments
9 5 (12.82%) Data Visualisation
9 5 (12.82%) Domain-Driven Design
9 5 (12.82%) High Availability
9 5 (12.82%) Microservices
9 5 (12.82%) Open Source
9 5 (12.82%) Project Management
10 4 (10.26%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) SC Cleared
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) DV Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (17.95%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Citrix
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
1 7 (17.95%) VMware
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Talend