Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £528 per day in advertised job vacancies in Coventry during the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 56 75
Rank change year-on-year -11 +19 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 6 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.72% 0.30% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.77% 0.32% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Coventry median daily rate £528 £524 £491
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.72% +6.62% +9.17%
10th Percentile £506 £511 £371
90th Percentile £681 £537 £559
West Midlands median daily rate £528 £533 £500
% change year-on-year -0.94% +6.50% +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 782 619 888
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.76% 93.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 421 588
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +12.01%
10th Percentile £281 £181 £286
90th Percentile £575 £525 £527
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 50 39
Coventry median hourly rate £14.78 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.63% +6.67% -10.45%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £35.75 £28.90 £40.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.34% +8.02% -14.29%

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 19 September 2018.

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 19 September 2018, 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 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 2 (33.33%) CQRS
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Information Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 2 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) PaaS
2 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) CQRS
2 2 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) API Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) MODAF
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft