Period
to 16 February 2019

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 70 65 69
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 16 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.71% 0.66% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 0.71% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 5
Coventry median daily rate £488 £475 £540
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -12.04% +16.76%
10th Percentile £397 £463 £503
90th Percentile £545 £518 £616
West Midlands median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry. 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
Coventry
Contract vacancies in Coventry with a recognized job title 890 708 885
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 93.16% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 568 478 666
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £290 £244 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £543
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 37 35
Coventry median hourly rate £13.00 £21.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.10% +40.00% +18.81%
10th Percentile £10.88 £12.65 £10.75
90th Percentile £33.05 £42.40 £25.60
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £18.58 £16.63
% change year-on-year -13.89% +11.76% +3.91%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Coventry

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Coventry

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Coventry over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Coventry

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

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (37.50%) Data Architecture
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (31.25%) CQRS
3 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (31.25%) Microservices
3 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) Data Lake
5 3 (18.75%) Big Data
5 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
6 2 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
7 1 (6.25%) Single Customer View
7 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (6.25%) Data Science
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Leadership
7 1 (6.25%) vRealize
7 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 5 (31.25%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Firepower
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) NoSQL
2 4 (25.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) Data Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) CQRS
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Microservices
2 5 (31.25%) Migration
3 4 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Identity Management
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Analytics
6 1 (6.25%) Data Science
6 1 (6.25%) ETL
6 1 (6.25%) Single Customer View
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) SAP
3 1 (6.25%) VMware