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 26 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 118 88 110
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 32 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.98% 1.36% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 1.45% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 6
Median daily rate £538 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £299 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £614 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 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
3097 2350 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.15% 94.23% 93.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1859 1358 1225
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 148 169
Median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.12 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.20 £34.20 £32.00
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 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 26 September 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 26 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
Warwickshire -12 5 £500 +17.64%
Solihull +1 3 - -
Coventry -11 3 £461 +2.54%
Birmingham -14 3 - -
Shropshire -30 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £500 - 1
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 West Midlands region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 19 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 18 (31.58%) Data Management
3 15 (26.32%) Migration
4 14 (24.56%) Data Migration
4 14 (24.56%) Data Architecture
5 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
6 12 (21.05%) Data Quality
7 11 (19.30%) Big Data
7 11 (19.30%) SQL
7 11 (19.30%) Information Management
8 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.54%) SAP
8 10 (17.54%) Unix
8 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
9 9 (15.79%) SAS
9 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
10 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
10 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (14.04%) Oracle
10 8 (14.04%) Analytics
11 7 (12.28%) Apache Pig
11 7 (12.28%) Sqoop
11 7 (12.28%) Apache Flume
11 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
11 7 (12.28%) Apache Hive
11 7 (12.28%) Java
11 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
11 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.28%) Informatica

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 (15.79%) SAS
2 7 (12.28%) Apache Pig
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (7.02%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
3 1 (1.75%) Boomi
3 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) LAN
1 2 (3.51%) MPLS
1 2 (3.51%) VoIP
1 2 (3.51%) VPN
1 2 (3.51%) WAN
2 1 (1.75%) Extranet
2 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Big Data
2 9 (15.79%) Hadoop
3 8 (14.04%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.28%) Apache Hive
4 7 (12.28%) Sqoop
5 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
6 3 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (3.51%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.51%) Cloudera CDH
7 2 (3.51%) Data Lake
7 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.51%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.75%) Power BI
8 1 (1.75%) Redis
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (5.26%) Local Government
2 2 (3.51%) Banking
2 2 (3.51%) Finance
2 2 (3.51%) Retail
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Automotive
3 1 (1.75%) Billing
3 1 (1.75%) Legal
3 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.51%) REST
2 1 (1.75%) .NET
2 1 (1.75%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.75%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.75%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.53%) Data Integration
3 5 (8.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.51%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Unix
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Solaris
2 3 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 18 (31.58%) Data Management
3 15 (26.32%) Migration
4 14 (24.56%) Data Architecture
4 14 (24.56%) Data Migration
5 11 (19.30%) Information Management
6 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.54%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 8 (14.04%) Analytics
9 7 (12.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (12.28%) Data Governance
10 6 (10.53%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (10.53%) Kimball Methodology
10 6 (10.53%) Master Data Management
11 5 (8.77%) CRM
11 5 (8.77%) Data Analytics
11 5 (8.77%) ERP
11 5 (8.77%) ETL
12 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Java
2 7 (12.28%) PL/SQL
2 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.51%) R
4 1 (1.75%) C#
4 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (21.05%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Apache Flume
1 7 (12.28%) HDFS
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (17.54%) SAP
3 8 (14.04%) Oracle
4 7 (12.28%) Informatica
5 2 (3.51%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.51%) Platfora
5 2 (3.51%) VMware
6 1 (1.75%) Dell
6 1 (1.75%) IBM
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