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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
England / South West
Rank 109 125 125
Rank change year-on-year
+16 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 21 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.83% 0.57% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 12
Median daily rate £550 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £500 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £642 £600 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £494
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £38.25

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
2426 2850 2955
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.59% 95.67% 96.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1582 1937 1891
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £248 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 160 189
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +8.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.25 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +10 7 £525 -6.66% 1
Gloucestershire +10 5 £630 +26.00% 2
Bristol -5 5 £450 -18.18% 2
Dorset +6 2 £425 -15.00%
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 26 (68.42%) Data Architecture
2 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
3 13 (34.21%) Data Management
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) Big Data
7 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
7 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
7 8 (21.05%) Migration
8 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
9 6 (15.79%) Data Integration
9 6 (15.79%) Data Quality
10 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
10 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
10 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (13.16%) ETL
10 5 (13.16%) ERwin
11 4 (10.53%) XSD
11 4 (10.53%) Java
11 4 (10.53%) UML
11 4 (10.53%) Data Security
11 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
11 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
11 4 (10.53%) User Experience
11 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
11 4 (10.53%) SDLC
12 3 (7.89%) Nuix

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 2 (5.26%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Big Data
2 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
3 3 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (7.89%) HBase
3 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 3 (7.89%) Neo4j
4 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.26%) OLAP
4 2 (5.26%) OLTP
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (13.16%) ERwin
2 3 (7.89%) JMeter
2 3 (7.89%) LoadRunner
2 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 2 (5.26%) MagicDraw
4 1 (2.63%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Wholesale Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) XSD
2 3 (7.89%) CSS
2 3 (7.89%) HTML
2 3 (7.89%) JDBC
2 3 (7.89%) RESTful
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) XML
3 2 (5.26%) JSON
3 2 (5.26%) Lucene
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Reference Data
2 6 (15.79%) Data Integration
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Data Structures
3 4 (10.53%) User Experience
4 3 (7.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
6 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Data Architecture
2 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
3 13 (34.21%) Data Management
4 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (21.05%) Data Governance
5 8 (21.05%) Migration
6 7 (18.42%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analysis
7 5 (13.16%) ETL
7 5 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.53%) Data Migration
8 4 (10.53%) Data Security
8 4 (10.53%) Information Architecture
8 4 (10.53%) SDLC
8 4 (10.53%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) Data Enrichment
9 3 (7.89%) Information Assurance
9 3 (7.89%) Master Data Management
9 3 (7.89%) MVC
9 3 (7.89%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Java
2 3 (7.89%) Python
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
3 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.63%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.26%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 3 (7.89%) Cloudera
1 3 (7.89%) MapR
1 3 (7.89%) Nuix
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle
1 3 (7.89%) Splunk
2 2 (5.26%) Informatica
3 1 (2.63%) IBM
3 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.63%) SAP