Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £713 per day in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 21 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 78 99
Rank change year-on-year -13 +21 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 7 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.54% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.57% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £713 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +54.05% -15.91% -
10th Percentile £613 £425 £438
90th Percentile £746 £531 £585
East of England median daily rate £590 £520 £550
% change year-on-year +13.46% -5.45% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £62.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 1339 1052 1501
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.70% 94.35% 95.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 502 890
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £199 £168 £225
90th Percentile £531 £525 £538
East of England median daily rate £410 £388 £385
% change year-on-year +5.81% +0.65% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 101 128
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +70.73% -17.17%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £47.06
East of England median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14% +5.00%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Cambridgeshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Cambridgeshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Cambridgeshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Cambridge - 4 £738 -
Huntingdon - 2 £600 -
Peterborough -16 1 £700 +47.37%
Data Architect
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Data Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 2 (28.57%) HDInsight
2 2 (28.57%) Power BI
2 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
2 2 (28.57%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Data Lake Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
1 2 (28.57%) Data Lake
1 2 (28.57%) Data Mining
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) HDInsight
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Power BI
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Analytics
1 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Data Governance
1 3 (42.86%) Data Modelling
1 3 (42.86%) Data Strategy
2 2 (28.57%) Data Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Machine Learning
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft