Period
to 22 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £505 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 96 130
Rank change year-on-year -4 +34 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 78 67 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.92% 1.70% 0.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.84% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 41
Berkshire median daily rate £505 £600 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.83% +26.32% -
10th Percentile £425 £382 £400
90th Percentile £675 £825 £719
South East median daily rate £538 £558 £500
% change year-on-year -3.59% +11.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00
South East median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 3,729 3,647 4,544
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.76% 92.68% 92.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,970 1,948 2,424
Berkshire median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - +5.96%
10th Percentile £258 £238 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 173 242
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -25.00% +17.41%
10th Percentile £10.57 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £42.30 £49.90 £51.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% -10.26% +21.88%

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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Bracknell +8 29 £450 -30.77% 1
Reading +6 7 £425 -22.73% 2
Newbury -7 7 £546 +25.57% 1
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 50 (64.10%) Data Architecture
2 39 (50.00%) Retail
3 34 (43.59%) Data Modelling
4 32 (41.03%) IBM
5 30 (38.46%) Data Management
6 28 (35.90%) Data Mapping
7 26 (33.33%) Master Data Management
8 23 (29.49%) Data Analysis
9 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
10 18 (23.08%) IBM InfoSphere
11 15 (19.23%) JDA
11 15 (19.23%) Oracle
12 14 (17.95%) Big Data
13 12 (15.38%) Analytics
14 11 (14.10%) Migration
15 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (12.82%) WFM
16 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
17 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
17 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
18 6 (7.69%) Data Protection
19 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
19 5 (6.41%) Demand Forecasting
19 5 (6.41%) Data Analytics
19 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
20 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
20 4 (5.13%) SOA
20 4 (5.13%) SAP
20 4 (5.13%) Kafka
20 4 (5.13%) Cloudera

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 3 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP MDG
2 2 (2.56%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
2 1 (1.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Intelligent Network
1 2 (2.56%) MPLS
1 2 (2.56%) Network Security
1 2 (2.56%) PSTN
2 1 (1.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (23.08%) IBM InfoSphere
2 14 (17.95%) Big Data
3 7 (8.97%) Hadoop
4 4 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.85%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.56%) Data Lake
6 2 (2.56%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.56%) HBase
7 1 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.28%) Data Mart
7 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.28%) ERwin
1 1 (1.28%) LSMW
General
1 39 (50.00%) Retail
2 8 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Legal
3 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) Kafka
2 1 (1.28%) J2EE
2 1 (1.28%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.56%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.28%) CMDB
4 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (64.10%) Data Architecture
2 34 (43.59%) Data Modelling
3 30 (38.46%) Data Management
4 28 (35.90%) Data Mapping
5 26 (33.33%) Master Data Management
6 23 (29.49%) Data Analysis
7 12 (15.38%) Analytics
8 11 (14.10%) Migration
9 10 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (12.82%) WFM
10 6 (7.69%) Data Protection
11 5 (6.41%) Data Analytics
11 5 (6.41%) Data Integration
11 5 (6.41%) Demand Forecasting
11 5 (6.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (5.13%) Monetization
12 4 (5.13%) SOA
12 4 (5.13%) Supply Chain Transformation
12 4 (5.13%) Use Case
13 3 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.28%) C
1 1 (1.28%) Java
1 1 (1.28%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) HDFS
2 1 (1.28%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.28%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (41.03%) IBM
2 19 (24.36%) Microsoft
3 15 (19.23%) JDA
3 15 (19.23%) Oracle
4 4 (5.13%) Cloudera
4 4 (5.13%) SAP
5 3 (3.85%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.56%) Google
6 2 (2.56%) Teradata
7 1 (1.28%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.28%) Symantec
7 1 (1.28%) VMware