The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 131 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 13 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.44% 0.59% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.78% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 5
Average daily rate £463 £475 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £390 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £610 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £460
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.50 £33.25
% change year-on-year
- +9.77%
Data Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Data Architecture
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 Architecture across the South West region.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Data Architecture
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 Architecture across the South West region.

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the South West region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 4 £463 - 1
Wiltshire -12 2 £513 +2.50% 1
Somerset -3 1 £500 +17.64%
Bristol -3 1 £425 -5.55% 1
Dorset - 1 £500 -
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 20 (68.97%) Data Modelling
2 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
4 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
4 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
5 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (27.59%) Analytics
5 8 (27.59%) Big Data
6 7 (24.14%) Data Visualisation
6 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (24.14%) Finance
6 7 (24.14%) Mule
7 6 (20.69%) Information Management
7 6 (20.69%) Data Management
7 6 (20.69%) Oracle
7 6 (20.69%) SQL
8 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
9 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
9 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
9 4 (13.79%) Marketing
9 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
9 4 (13.79%) ERwin
10 3 (10.34%) VC++
10 3 (10.34%) C++
10 3 (10.34%) ETL
10 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
11 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (24.14%) Mule
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (51.72%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (27.59%) Big Data
3 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) ERwin
2 1 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Marketing
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Architect
2 17 (58.62%) Data Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modeller
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) C++ Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Data Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business Data Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) ERP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Visualisation
2 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) Data Modelling
2 9 (31.03%) Data Analysis
3 8 (27.59%) Analytics
3 8 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (24.14%) Data Visualisation
4 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (20.69%) Data Management
5 6 (20.69%) Information Management
6 5 (17.24%) Data Governance
6 5 (17.24%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) TOGAF
8 3 (10.34%) ETL
9 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
9 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (6.90%) Master Data Management
9 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
9 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) C++
2 3 (10.34%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) COREP
2 1 (3.45%) FINREP
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (6.90%) Teradata
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) IFS
3 1 (3.45%) Informatica
3 1 (3.45%) MuleSoft
3 1 (3.45%) Netezza
3 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
3 1 (3.45%) SAP