Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £639 per day in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 23 July 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 West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 96 104
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 10 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.58% 0.49% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.51% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Bristol median daily rate £639 £438 £535
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.00% -18.22% -
10th Percentile £485 £230 £447
90th Percentile £838 £663 £587
South West median daily rate £547 £600 £520
% change year-on-year -8.79% +15.38% -5.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Bristol median hourly rate £35.00 £56.88 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.46% - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £56.88 -
% change year-on-year -38.46% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1634 1765 1704
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 95.44% 96.40% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1108 1246 1239
Bristol median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £225 £238 £236
90th Percentile £525 £538 £525
South West median daily rate £385 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +2.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 75 74
Bristol median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.38% +85.71% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.45 £11.72
90th Percentile £46.30 £47.85 £42.20
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £34.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +10.29% +60.00% +10.94%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Bristol

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Bristol

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Bristol

Data Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architect in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Bristol region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Data Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (80.00%) Data Strategy
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
5 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
6 3 (30.00%) Big Data
6 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Legal
7 2 (20.00%) Data Security
7 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
7 2 (20.00%) ITIL
7 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (20.00%) Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (20.00%) HBase
2 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (20.00%) Neo4j
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Reference Data
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Data Architecture
2 8 (80.00%) Data Modelling
2 8 (80.00%) Data Strategy
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (70.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (20.00%) Data Enrichment
7 2 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) Data Security
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
7 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Cloudera
1 2 (20.00%) MapR
1 2 (20.00%) Nuix
1 2 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle