Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 24 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 125 121
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4 +11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 18 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.76% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.79% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 13
East Midlands median daily rate £550 £550 £550
10th Percentile £448 £456 £410
90th Percentile £602 £630 £590
England median daily rate £577 £573 £525
% change year-on-year +0.71% +9.13% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £44.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +11.11% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3057 3163 3061
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 95.91% 96.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1886 1974 1840
East Midlands median daily rate £392 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £220 £219 £213
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 130 188
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.73 £13.55 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +4.21% -3.70%
10th Percentile £9.75 £8.76 £10.00
90th Percentile £45.00 £42.50 £29.73
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the East Midlands

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in the East Midlands

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in the East Midlands

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Nottinghamshire 0 7 £600 +18.81%
Derbyshire -6 6 - -
Northamptonshire +9 1 £475 -20.83%
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 14 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (33.33%) Data Strategy
4 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 4 (22.22%) Legal
5 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) ABAP
7 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
7 2 (11.11%) ERwin
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
8 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (5.56%) Physical Data Model
8 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (5.56%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
2 1 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (22.22%) Legal
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
1 1 (5.56%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Data Architecture
2 13 (72.22%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Data Strategy
3 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 6 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 5 (27.78%) Data Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Migration
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (22.22%) Mentoring
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Predictive Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) Visualisation
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 1 (5.56%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) ABAP
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) Lotus
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau
2 1 (5.56%) Talend