The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 104 98 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 21 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.83% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.88% 0.65% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 4
Average daily rate £463 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £513
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.25 -
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
2380 1990 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.00% 92.34% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1337 1114 1021
Average daily rate £385 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 173 141
Average hourly rate £13.85 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 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
Warwickshire - 9 £550 - 2
Birmingham +3 8 £450 - 1
Coventry -2 1 £463 -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data Architect in their job title 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 with Data Architect in their job title.

1 33 (66.00%) Data Modelling
2 21 (42.00%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 12 (24.00%) Oracle
5 12 (24.00%) SQL
5 12 (24.00%) Finance
6 11 (22.00%) Data Management
6 11 (22.00%) Data Quality
7 10 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
7 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
8 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 9 (18.00%) Information Management
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 9 (18.00%) Master Data Management
9 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
9 8 (16.00%) QlikView
9 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
9 8 (16.00%) Informix
9 8 (16.00%) ETL
10 7 (14.00%) Big Data
11 6 (12.00%) Analytics

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Data Architect in their job title 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 with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.00%) Confluence
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) IaaS
1 2 (4.00%) PaaS
1 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (18.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (16.00%) Hadoop
4 8 (16.00%) Informix
4 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 8 (16.00%) QlikView
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (14.00%) Big Data
6 4 (8.00%) HBase
7 3 (6.00%) Data Mining
8 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
9 1 (2.00%) BigQuery
9 1 (2.00%) BigTable
9 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Billing
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Electronics
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Data Integration
1 9 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) AIX
2 1 (2.00%) HPUX
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (66.00%) Data Modelling
2 20 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 11 (22.00%) Data Management
5 10 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 10 (20.00%) Data Governance
6 9 (18.00%) Information Management
6 9 (18.00%) Master Data Management
7 8 (16.00%) ETL
7 8 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (12.00%) Analytics
8 6 (12.00%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (12.00%) Migration
8 6 (12.00%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (10.00%) CRM
9 5 (10.00%) Data Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.00%) TOGAF
10 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (6.00%) Java
3 3 (6.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) COBIT
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (2.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Cisco
4 2 (4.00%) Cognos
4 2 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Informatica
5 1 (2.00%) Tableau
5 1 (2.00%) Talend
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) webMethods
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TEKsystems
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