Period
to 18 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £690 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 18 October 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
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 113 144
Rank change year-on-year -17 +31 -1
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.46% 1.05% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 1.08% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 12
Leeds median daily rate £690 £610 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.11% +10.91% +7.84%
10th Percentile £568 £463 £464
90th Percentile £740 £615 £671
West Yorkshire median daily rate £650 £600 £550
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2,295 2,132 2,648
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 97.62% 96.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,595 1,481 1,780
Leeds median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £269 £281
90th Percentile £575 £545 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +7.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 32 46
Leeds median hourly rate £16.81 £16.00 £13.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +18.10% -3.23%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.51 £9.98
90th Percentile £30.30 £27.30 £31.13
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.43 £13.86 £13.00
% change year-on-year +11.29% +6.62% -4.38%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Leeds

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Leeds

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Leeds region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) SAP HANA
3 5 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (36.36%) Data Management
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
5 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
6 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
6 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
7 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
7 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 1 (9.09%) RDBMS

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (45.45%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SAP HANA
2 4 (36.36%) Big Data
2 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
3 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
4 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) ER Studio
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
1 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Data Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Data Management
3 3 (27.27%) ERP
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Data Reconciliation
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Cloudera
2 1 (9.09%) Hortonworks