Period
to 24 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 6 months to 24 July 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 69 64
Rank change year-on-year +25 -5 +6
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 19 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.91% 0.15% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 0.19% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 2
Cardiff median daily rate £500 £425 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -2.02% +33.46%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £340
90th Percentile £624 £438 £520
South Wales median daily rate £500 £425 £434
% change year-on-year +17.65% -2.02% -6.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - -

Data Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 572 533 541
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 87.46% 82.00% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 399 422
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £207
90th Percentile £526 £500 £450
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 14 22
Cardiff median hourly rate £16.28 £13.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.23% -14.75% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.75 £10.30
90th Percentile £39.90 £20.48 £20.32
South Wales median hourly rate £25.00 £19.63 £15.13
% change year-on-year +27.39% +29.75% -26.22%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cardiff.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in Cardiff

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in Cardiff

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in Cardiff over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cardiff region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (47.37%) SAS
2 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (42.11%) Data Management
3 8 (42.11%) Data Quality
4 7 (36.84%) Tableau
4 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (36.84%) QlikView
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (36.84%) Quality Management
4 7 (36.84%) Ab Initio
4 7 (36.84%) Teradata
4 7 (36.84%) Migration
4 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
4 7 (36.84%) Informatica
4 7 (36.84%) MicroStrategy
4 7 (36.84%) ERwin
4 7 (36.84%) ETL
5 6 (31.58%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
5 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
5 6 (31.58%) Data Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Analytics
5 6 (31.58%) Netezza
5 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
6 5 (26.32%) Data Governance
6 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 9 (47.37%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (36.84%) BusinessObjects
2 7 (36.84%) QlikView
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (36.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (31.58%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (31.58%) Hadoop
3 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
4 3 (15.79%) OLAP
4 3 (15.79%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 2 (10.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (5.26%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) ERwin
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Architect
1 8 (42.11%) Data Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Data Manager
2 5 (26.32%) Programme Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Portfolio Manager
4 2 (10.53%) SAS Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Teradata Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Data Governance Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Data Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Environment Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Governance Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) SAS Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) XML
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) SQLAlchemy
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Credit Risk
2 1 (5.26%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (42.11%) Data Management
3 7 (36.84%) Data Migration
3 7 (36.84%) ETL
3 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 7 (36.84%) Quality Management
4 6 (31.58%) Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Data Analytics
4 6 (31.58%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Data Governance
5 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
5 5 (26.32%) Mentoring
5 5 (26.32%) Resource Management
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (26.32%) TOGAF
6 4 (21.05%) Data Strategy
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
7 3 (15.79%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Ab Initio
1 7 (36.84%) Informatica
1 7 (36.84%) MicroStrategy
1 7 (36.84%) Tableau
1 7 (36.84%) Teradata
2 6 (31.58%) Netezza
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Software AG