The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 118 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 25 28 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.80% 1.17% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.22% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 12
Median daily rate £500 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £360 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £471 £596
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £33.55 -
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 West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2983 2292 2209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 95.94% 93.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1778 1367 1132
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 148 198
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% +3.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.24%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Warwickshire -14 5 £700 +64.70% 1
Birmingham -15 3 £475 +13.09%
Coventry -15 2 £491 +9.16%
Solihull - 2 - -
Shropshire -33 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £475 -
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Midlands region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 16 (42.11%) Data Modelling
2 13 (34.21%) Information Management
3 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) Data Management
3 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Data Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
3 10 (26.32%) Big Data
4 9 (23.68%) Analytics
4 9 (23.68%) SAS
4 9 (23.68%) SQL
5 8 (21.05%) Oracle
5 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
6 7 (18.42%) Unix
6 7 (18.42%) Java
6 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
6 7 (18.42%) Informatica
6 7 (18.42%) Apache Pig
6 7 (18.42%) Apache Flume
6 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
6 7 (18.42%) Apache Hive
6 7 (18.42%) Sqoop
6 7 (18.42%) HDFS
7 6 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
7 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (13.16%) Master Data Management
8 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
8 5 (13.16%) Data Analytics

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 9 (23.68%) SAS
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) LAN
1 2 (5.26%) MPLS
1 2 (5.26%) VoIP
1 2 (5.26%) VPN
1 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) Extranet
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Big Data
1 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 7 (18.42%) Apache Hive
2 7 (18.42%) Sqoop
3 6 (15.79%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.26%) Cloudera CDH
4 2 (5.26%) Data Lake
4 2 (5.26%) Pentaho
4 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.63%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.63%) BigTable
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.63%) Redis
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (2.63%) Billing
1 1 (2.63%) Finance
1 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) REST
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.42%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Data Modelling
2 13 (34.21%) Information Management
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Data Architecture
3 10 (26.32%) Data Management
3 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (23.68%) Analytics
5 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
6 6 (15.79%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (13.16%) Data Analytics
7 5 (13.16%) Master Data Management
8 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
9 3 (7.89%) Data Governance
10 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
10 2 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (5.26%) Data Transformation
10 2 (5.26%) Information Governance
10 2 (5.26%) Open Source
10 2 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Java
2 7 (18.42%) PL/SQL
2 7 (18.42%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.26%) R
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Apache Flume
1 7 (18.42%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) Informatica
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Cloudera
4 2 (5.26%) Platfora
4 2 (5.26%) SAP
4 2 (5.26%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Google
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Tableau
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
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