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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 101 101 100
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 19 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.75% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.82% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 2
Average daily rate
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£438 £475 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £403 £478
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £596 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £495 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average 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
2244 2187 1797
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.89% 90.97% 91.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1347 1124 859
Average daily rate £365 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.14% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 185 131
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £7.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
- -4.20%

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
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 28 July 2015. 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
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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 +5 6 £425 -15.00% 1
Birmingham +3 3 £410 -8.83% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £453 -
Coventry +4 2 £450 +5.88%
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 15 (39.47%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (34.21%) ETL
5 10 (26.32%) Analytics
6 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (23.68%) Data Architecture
7 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 8 (21.05%) IBM
8 7 (18.42%) SOA
8 7 (18.42%) ERwin
8 7 (18.42%) Data Security
8 7 (18.42%) Finance
9 6 (15.79%) Replication
10 5 (13.16%) C#
10 5 (13.16%) Data Mart
10 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) Data Mapping
10 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
10 5 (13.16%) ETL Development
11 4 (10.53%) SAP Data Services
11 4 (10.53%) Data Governance
11 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
11 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
11 4 (10.53%) .NET
11 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (10.53%) SAP
11 4 (10.53%) Migration
11 4 (10.53%) TOGAF

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 2 (5.26%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (13.16%) Data Mart
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.53%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (7.89%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Power View
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.63%) DataStage
6 1 (2.63%) QualityStage
6 1 (2.63%) MarkLogic
6 1 (2.63%) SSDT
6 1 (2.63%) HBase
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) ERwin
2 4 (10.53%) Toad
3 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) XML
2 2 (5.26%) MDX
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.63%) REST
3 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.63%) CSS
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
3 1 (2.63%) Web Services
3 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Replication
2 1 (2.63%) DataPower
2 1 (2.63%) User Experience
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 17 (44.74%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (34.21%) ETL
4 10 (26.32%) Analytics
5 9 (23.68%) Data Architecture
5 9 (23.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (21.05%) Data Analysis
7 7 (18.42%) SOA
7 7 (18.42%) Data Security
8 5 (13.16%) Data Mapping
8 5 (13.16%) ETL Development
9 4 (10.53%) Data Governance
9 4 (10.53%) Migration
9 4 (10.53%) TOGAF
10 3 (7.89%) Data Management
10 3 (7.89%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (7.89%) Data Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Logical Data Model
10 3 (7.89%) Master Data Management
10 3 (7.89%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.63%) PHP
5 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Oozie
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) IBM
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Netezza
4 2 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Cognos
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £1.00 - £2.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago