The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architecture
England / West Midlands
Rank 116 116 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 6 16 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.61% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.74% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 2
Median daily rate £488 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £415 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £550 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1903 2158 1635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 79.03% 82.46% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1212 1222 943
Median daily rate £425 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% +8.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 51 104
Median hourly rate £26.00 £20.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
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 Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
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 Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
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 Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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 +1 3 £489 +17.83% 2
Shropshire +22 1 - - 1
Warwickshire -4 1 £488 -11.36% 2
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 15 (65.22%) Data Modelling
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
5 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 3 (13.04%) BPR
5 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
5 3 (13.04%) Big Data
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
6 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model

Data Architecture
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 1 (4.35%) Apache
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (13.04%) Big Data
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (8.70%) Star Schema
4 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.35%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JMeter
1 1 (4.35%) Rational Rose
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Architect
2 12 (52.17%) Data Architect
3 6 (26.09%) Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Data Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Business Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Data Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Basel II Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Big Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Finance Systems Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Risk Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
7 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) PMI
1 1 (4.35%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (65.22%) Data Modelling
2 6 (26.09%) Migration
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) Data Analysis
3 5 (21.74%) Data Integration
4 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
4 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
4 4 (17.39%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.04%) BPR
5 3 (13.04%) Data Management
5 3 (13.04%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) TOGAF
5 3 (13.04%) Use Case
5 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (13.04%) User Stories
6 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) Service Desk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.35%) Basel II
2 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.35%) IFRS
2 1 (4.35%) IFRS 9
2 1 (4.35%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
3 1 (4.35%) Casewise
3 1 (4.35%) Google
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
3 1 (4.35%) Unisys