The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 105 109
Rank change year-on-year +12 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 12 20 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.62% 0.80% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 0.86% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Median daily rate £600 £506 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.51% +19.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £410 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £840 £595 £713
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +0.10% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 £37.80
% change year-on-year - +50.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 2337 2622
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 92.53% 93.48% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 845 1238 1369
Median daily rate £423 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.62% +1.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £375
% change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 61 85
Median hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -20.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £27.50 £40.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.70
% change year-on-year - +4.79%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Data Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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 3 months to 28 April 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
Bracknell +9 6 £600 - 1
Reading +14 4 £800 +60.00%
Newbury -2 1 £538 -
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (36.11%) Data Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Data Quality
4 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
5 5 (13.89%) WFM
5 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (13.89%) ETL
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 4 (11.11%) Windows
6 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 4 (11.11%) Retail
6 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (8.33%) Database Security
7 3 (8.33%) Big Data
7 3 (8.33%) FMCG
7 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Management Information System

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 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) MPLS
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) Internet
2 2 (5.56%) LAN
2 2 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
2 2 (5.56%) WAN
3 1 (2.78%) BGP
3 1 (2.78%) Firewall
3 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Big Data
2 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (8.33%) OLAP
2 3 (8.33%) OLTP
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) HBase
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.78%) CloverETL
4 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.78%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ERwin
1 1 (2.78%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.11%) Retail
1 4 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) J2EE
1 1 (2.78%) Kafka
1 1 (2.78%) Middleware
1 1 (2.78%) XML
1 1 (2.78%) XML Schema
1 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.33%) FMCG
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.78%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.78%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
1 4 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 13 (36.11%) Data Architecture
3 7 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (19.44%) Data Analysis
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.89%) Data Mapping
4 5 (13.89%) ETL
4 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (13.89%) WFM
5 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
5 4 (11.11%) Kimball Methodology
6 3 (8.33%) Analytics
6 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
6 3 (8.33%) Database Security
6 3 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (5.56%) Data Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Strategy
7 2 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (2.78%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.56%) Scala
3 1 (2.78%) Java
3 1 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) CCNA
1 2 (5.56%) CCNP
1 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (2.78%) vCloud
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
1 1 (2.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Cisco
2 3 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Avaya
3 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.56%) Citrix
3 2 (5.56%) EMC
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) SAP
3 2 (5.56%) VMware
4 1 (2.78%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.78%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.78%) Cognos
4 1 (2.78%) Google
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Sun
4 1 (2.78%) Talend