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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 122 101 107
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 17 29 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 1.08% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.15% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 14 7
Median daily rate £500 £431 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £399 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £463 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £474
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
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
2718 2532 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.90% 94.23% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1538 1504 1132
Median daily rate £388 £363 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 164 157
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.10 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £36.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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
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 5 May 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
Birmingham +3 7 £475 +11.76% 2
Warwickshire -4 4 £503 +18.23%
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 24 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 14 (38.89%) Information Management
3 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 10 (27.78%) Oracle
5 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
6 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 7 (19.44%) Big Data
7 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
8 6 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
8 6 (16.67%) Analytics
9 5 (13.89%) Apache Pig
9 5 (13.89%) Sqoop
9 5 (13.89%) HDFS
9 5 (13.89%) Apache Flume
9 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
9 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (13.89%) Finance
9 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (13.89%) SAS
9 5 (13.89%) Informatica
9 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
9 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
9 5 (13.89%) Java
9 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL

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 5 (13.89%) Apache Pig
1 5 (13.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.56%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 7 (19.44%) Big Data
3 5 (13.89%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (13.89%) Sqoop
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) Informix
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) QlikView
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.78%) BigQuery
6 1 (2.78%) BigTable
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Billing
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) .NET
1 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (2.78%) Entity Framework
1 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (19.44%) Data Integration
3 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Unix
2 2 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 14 (38.89%) Information Management
3 9 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.67%) Analytics
5 6 (16.67%) Kimball Methodology
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.89%) Data Architecture
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 4 (11.11%) Data Analytics
7 4 (11.11%) Data Management
8 3 (8.33%) Data Governance
8 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.56%) ETL
9 2 (5.56%) Information Governance
9 2 (5.56%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (5.56%) Master Data Management
9 2 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
2 5 (13.89%) PL/SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Shell Script
3 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (13.89%) Apache Flume
1 5 (13.89%) HDFS
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Oracle
2 5 (13.89%) Informatica
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Cognos
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) Tableau
5 1 (2.78%) webMethods
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Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
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