The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Wales region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
UK / Wales
Rank 52 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.65% - 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% - 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
644 652 676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 96.55% 97.31% 97.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 462 400
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 38 32
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £47.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
South Wales - 11 £500 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Wales region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Data Modelling
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
3 8 (38.10%) Data Quality
3 8 (38.10%) Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) QlikView
3 8 (38.10%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (38.10%) Informatica
3 8 (38.10%) MicroStrategy
3 8 (38.10%) Ab Initio
3 8 (38.10%) Teradata
3 8 (38.10%) ETL
4 7 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (33.33%) ERwin
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (33.33%) Tableau
5 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 6 (28.57%) SAS
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Pig
3 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
1 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 8 (38.10%) BusinessObjects
2 8 (38.10%) QlikView
3 7 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 3 (14.29%) Big Data
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (9.52%) HBase
5 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (4.76%) DataStage
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
6 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) ERwin
General
1 6 (28.57%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Structures
2 7 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Unix
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Data Modelling
2 9 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (38.10%) Data Management
3 8 (38.10%) ETL
4 7 (33.33%) Analytics
4 7 (33.33%) Data Architecture
4 7 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Migration
4 7 (33.33%) Quality Management
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (28.57%) Data Analytics
5 6 (28.57%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 4 (19.05%) Data Analysis
7 3 (14.29%) MapReduce
7 3 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) DevOps
9 1 (4.76%) Data Mapping
9 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (38.10%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) HDFS
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ambari
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Ab Initio
1 8 (38.10%) Informatica
1 8 (38.10%) MicroStrategy
1 8 (38.10%) Teradata
2 7 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) Tableau
3 6 (28.57%) Netezza
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) Actian
5 1 (4.76%) Cloudera
5 1 (4.76%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.76%) ParAccel
5 1 (4.76%) Splunk
5 1 (4.76%) Sybase