Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 86 113
Rank change year-on-year -41 +27 +27
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 39 78 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.00% 1.94% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 2.10% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 47
Berkshire median daily rate £600 £515 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.50% -14.17% +25.00%
10th Percentile £525 £425 £450
90th Percentile £645 £689 £825
South East median daily rate £550 £525 £550
% change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% +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 3,625 3,711 4,244
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.40% 92.06% 92.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,885 1,914 2,281
Berkshire median daily rate £415 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.75% +3.23%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £581 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 143 182
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% +10.71% -35.03%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £46.00 £41.80 £38.63
South East median hourly rate £19.19 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +6.63% -10.00% +14.29%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +7 19 £600 +20.00% 4
Newbury -1 6 £500 -9.91% 1
Bracknell -22 5 £600 +26.32%
Wokingham - 1 £550 -
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
2 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (25.64%) Big Data
3 9 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
4 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
4 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle
6 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.82%) Data Management
7 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (12.82%) B2B
7 5 (12.82%) ETL
7 5 (12.82%) Data Governance
7 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
7 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (10.26%) Business Analytics
8 4 (10.26%) Retail
9 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
9 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
9 3 (7.69%) Talend
9 3 (7.69%) Data Science
9 3 (7.69%) GDPR
10 2 (5.13%) Data Privacy
10 2 (5.13%) Logical Data Model
10 2 (5.13%) Physical Data Model

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 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.56%) Azure Data Factory
1 1 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
1 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) MPLS
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) Big Data
2 9 (23.08%) Hadoop
3 8 (20.51%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.13%) Power BI
4 2 (5.13%) QlikView
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.56%) Apache Kudu
5 1 (2.56%) BigQuery
5 1 (2.56%) Bigtable
5 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) ERwin
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (20.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.26%) Retail
3 2 (5.13%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) Kafka
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Smart Meter
2 2 (5.13%) Taxonomies
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Data Modelling
2 10 (25.64%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (23.08%) Data Architecture
3 9 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (17.95%) Analytics
5 6 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 5 (12.82%) B2B
6 5 (12.82%) Data Governance
6 5 (12.82%) Data Management
6 5 (12.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.82%) ETL
7 4 (10.26%) Business Analytics
7 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (7.69%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Data Science
9 2 (5.13%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (5.13%) DNA
9 2 (5.13%) ERP
9 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) Python
1 2 (5.13%) R
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.69%) GDPR
3 1 (2.56%) GCP
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Oracle
2 3 (7.69%) Talend
3 2 (5.13%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.56%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.56%) Cisco
4 1 (2.56%) Google
4 1 (2.56%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.56%) JDA
4 1 (2.56%) MapR
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Splunk