The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 28 March 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 73 77
Rank change year-on-year -8 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 1 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.097% 0.48% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.50% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 8
Median daily rate £500 £475 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -15.55%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £481
% change year-on-year +2.00% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. 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
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 967 996 1155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 93.79% 95.68% 95.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 522 524
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 32 38
Median hourly rate £16.00 £22.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +32.35%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £11.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Buckinghamshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Buckinghamshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Milton Keynes -10 1 £500 +14.28% 1
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Buckinghamshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Data Modelling
1 13 (86.67%) Data Architecture
2 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (73.33%) Big Data
4 10 (66.67%) Kafka
4 10 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 10 (66.67%) Netezza
5 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (46.67%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (46.67%) Data Lake
7 6 (40.00%) Banking
8 5 (33.33%) Finance
9 4 (26.67%) HBase
9 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
10 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (13.33%) ETL
11 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
11 2 (13.33%) OLAP
11 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
11 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
11 2 (13.33%) Analytics
11 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
12 1 (6.67%) Analytics Management
12 1 (6.67%) Personalization

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (80.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (73.33%) Big Data
3 10 (66.67%) Hadoop
4 7 (46.67%) Data Lake
5 4 (26.67%) HBase
5 4 (26.67%) NoSQL
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) OLAP
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (13.33%) Star Schema
General
1 6 (40.00%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (66.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Data Architecture
1 13 (86.67%) Data Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (46.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
5 2 (13.33%) Data Lineage
5 2 (13.33%) ETL
6 1 (6.67%) Analytics Management
6 1 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Personalization
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCIE
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) BladeLogic
1 1 (6.67%) Nagios
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Netezza
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds