The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 23 June 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 87 97
Rank change year-on-year -8 +10  
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.26% 0.45% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.55% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £600 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.31% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £450 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1290 1274 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.98% 82.19% 77.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 814 784 779
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 33 30
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the East Midlands

Data Architecture
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 Architecture in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in the East Midlands

Data Architecture
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 Architecture within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -11 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 - - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £550 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £650 -
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (16.67%) Data Lineage
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
4 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (8.33%) Scorecard
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
5 1 (8.33%) Data Centre

Data Architecture
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 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (8.33%) QlikView
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (25.00%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
3 1 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Local Government
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (83.33%) Architect
2 7 (58.33%) Data Architect
3 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Android
1 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
1 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (16.67%) Data Lineage
4 2 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) People Management
4 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
5 1 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) EMC
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Informatica