Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £513 per day in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 22 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 46 58
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.05% 1.34% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.42% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 2
Merseyside median daily rate £513 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £450 £431 £528
90th Percentile £610 £594 £573
North West median daily rate £610 £531 £503
% change year-on-year +14.82% +5.72% +0.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £59.00 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Contract vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 466 564 712
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.69% 94.31% 94.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 334 345
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £193 £213 £163
90th Percentile £550 £518 £533
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 31
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.13% +3.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £9.32 £12.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £18.87 £25.01 £23.75
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Merseyside

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Merseyside

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Merseyside

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside 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
Liverpool +2 9 £513 +2.50%
Data Architect
North West

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 Merseyside region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Data Governance
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) Case Management
4 6 (60.00%) User Experience
5 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
5 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 5 (50.00%) Data Management
5 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (40.00%) Service Management
7 3 (30.00%) SAS
7 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
7 3 (30.00%) Big Data
7 3 (30.00%) Analytics
7 3 (30.00%) Retail
8 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
8 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
8 2 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
8 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
8 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (20.00%) ETL
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Banking
9 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (10.00%) CMS

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (30.00%) SAS
2 2 (20.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (10.00%) SoftLayer
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (20.00%) Apache Hive
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
General
1 3 (30.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 9 (90.00%) Data Architecture
3 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (70.00%) Case Management
3 7 (70.00%) CRM
3 7 (70.00%) Data Governance
4 5 (50.00%) Data Management
4 5 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 5 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
5 4 (40.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) Analytics
7 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
7 2 (20.00%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (20.00%) ETL
8 1 (10.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) IBM
1 1 (10.00%) Teradata