Period
to 23 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 135 127 127
Rank change year-on-year -8 0 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 27 27 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.70% 0.74% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.79% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 31
Berkshire median daily rate £600 £544 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.29% +8.80% +7.53%
10th Percentile £521 £419 £438
90th Percentile £641 £850 £575
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3,576 3,400 4,464
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.74% 92.72% 92.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,859 1,610 2,352
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.30% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £254 £220 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 161 169
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +3.45% -21.62%
10th Percentile £8.00 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.50 £53.40
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +16.14%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Berkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Architect in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Berkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Berkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architect in Berkshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 15 £600 -14.29% 1
Newbury -11 6 £538 +25.36%
Bracknell -14 1 - - 1
Data Architect
South East

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 12 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
3 7 (25.93%) Big Data
4 6 (22.22%) Analytics
4 6 (22.22%) Data Management
5 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 5 (18.52%) Data Science
6 4 (14.81%) Power BI
6 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
6 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
6 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
6 4 (14.81%) ETL
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) QlikView
7 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
7 3 (11.11%) Finance
7 3 (11.11%) Robotics
7 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
7 3 (11.11%) Blue Prism
7 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
7 3 (11.11%) Data Strategy
8 2 (7.41%) Data Munging
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (7.41%) Apache
1 2 (7.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Service Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) PaaS
2 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) MPLS
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Hadoop
2 7 (25.93%) Big Data
3 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (14.81%) Power BI
4 4 (14.81%) QlikView
5 2 (7.41%) NoSQL
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Kudu
6 1 (3.70%) BigQuery
6 1 (3.70%) Bigtable
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.70%) Impala
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ERwin
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Electronics
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Kafka
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) Robotics
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Data Modelling
2 10 (37.04%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Analytics
3 6 (22.22%) Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) Data Science
5 4 (14.81%) Data Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) ETL
5 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Data Integration
6 3 (11.11%) Data Strategy
6 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
7 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (7.41%) Data Munging
7 2 (7.41%) ERP
7 2 (7.41%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Python
2 2 (7.41%) R
3 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GCP
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Cloudera
3 3 (11.11%) Blue Prism
4 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco
5 1 (3.70%) Dataiku
5 1 (3.70%) Google
5 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) MapR
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (3.70%) RapidMiner
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (3.70%) Tableau
5 1 (3.70%) Talend
5 1 (3.70%) Teradata