Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 22 November 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 111 154 138
Rank change year-on-year +43 -16 -18
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 34 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.15% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.27% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 6
Manchester median daily rate £603 £488 £619
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.59% -21.21% +76.79%
10th Percentile £463 £419 £511
90th Percentile £680 £616 £756
North West median daily rate £610 £600 £610
% change year-on-year +1.67% -1.64% +34.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £53.00 - -

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2394 2979 3030
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.10% 83.92% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1531 1894 1794
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +74.40%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in Manchester

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in Manchester

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in Manchester over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in Manchester

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 22 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
Salford - 2 £525 -
Data Architecture
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 22 (64.71%) Data Modelling
2 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 16 (47.06%) Data Governance
3 15 (44.12%) Data Quality
3 15 (44.12%) Information Architecture
3 15 (44.12%) ETL
4 14 (41.18%) Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Data Migration
5 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) Data Management
6 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
6 12 (35.29%) Intranet
7 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (29.41%) Analytical Thinking
8 8 (23.53%) Data Strategy
8 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
8 8 (23.53%) Taxonomies
9 7 (20.59%) Big Data
10 6 (17.65%) Content Development
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (14.71%) Content Management
11 5 (14.71%) Validation
11 5 (14.71%) Use Case
11 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 12 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.94%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Intranet
2 1 (2.94%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Big Data
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (5.88%) PowerCenter
5 2 (5.88%) SAP BW
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.94%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.94%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) HBase
6 1 (2.94%) Power BI
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (94.12%) Architect
2 19 (55.88%) Data Architect
3 11 (32.35%) Information Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (5.88%) SAP Architect
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Digital Architect
5 1 (2.94%) ETL Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Information Systems Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Service Architect
5 1 (2.94%) SharePoint Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) jQuery
2 1 (2.94%) Drools
2 1 (2.94%) JSON
2 1 (2.94%) Kafka
2 1 (2.94%) REST
2 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (23.53%) Management Information System
2 8 (23.53%) Taxonomies
3 3 (8.82%) Reference Data
4 2 (5.88%) CMDB
4 2 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.94%) iPad
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Data Modelling
2 16 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (47.06%) Data Governance
3 15 (44.12%) ETL
3 15 (44.12%) Information Architecture
4 14 (41.18%) Data Migration
4 14 (41.18%) Migration
5 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (38.24%) Data Management
6 10 (29.41%) Analytical Thinking
7 8 (23.53%) Data Strategy
7 8 (23.53%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (17.65%) Content Development
9 5 (14.71%) Content Management
9 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (14.71%) Use Case
9 5 (14.71%) Validation
10 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
10 4 (11.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) Data Quality
2 4 (11.76%) GDPR
3 2 (5.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) SCCM
1 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.76%) SAP
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
4 2 (5.88%) Informatica
4 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.94%) Teradata