Period
to 5 December 2020

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 5 December 2020.

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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 35 64 89
Rank change year-on-year +29 +25 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 12 13 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.36% 1.49% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.59% 1.59% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 6
Median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £470 £485 £469
90th Percentile £565 £600 £700
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £525 £556 £550
% change year-on-year -5.62% +1.14% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 334 817 1,192
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.56% 93.91% 93.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 524 677
Median daily rate £465 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.29% +6.06% +3.13%
10th Percentile £300 £220 £213
90th Percentile £594 £568 £575
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 68 93
Median hourly rate £13.48 £15.75 £14.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.44% +12.10% -17.01%
10th Percentile £9.52 £10.46 £9.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £19.79 £20.06
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £14.05
% change year-on-year -9.68% +10.32% -19.71%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings that featured Data Architect in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Milton Keynes

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Architect in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for Data Architect in Milton Keynes

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Architect in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 5 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Milton Keynes

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (91.67%) Data Modelling
3 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 10 (83.33%) Big Data
4 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 8 (66.67%) SQL
5 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 7 (58.33%) SOAP
5 7 (58.33%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) IBM
5 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (58.33%) REST
5 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
5 7 (58.33%) Strategic Roadmap
6 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
7 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
7 5 (41.67%) Migration
8 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
8 4 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (25.00%) Architecture Roadmap
9 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
9 3 (25.00%) Azure
9 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (25.00%) Information Management
9 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (16.67%) SPSS
10 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
10 2 (16.67%) Automotive
10 2 (16.67%) QlikView

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP ERP
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI-CA
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
1 1 (8.33%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (8.33%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Azure Data Factory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (83.33%) Big Data
3 7 (58.33%) NoSQL
4 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (16.67%) QlikView
6 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (8.33%) Data Lake
6 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) Automotive
1 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) REST
1 7 (58.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Data Modelling
2 10 (83.33%) ETL
3 8 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (58.33%) Data Governance
4 7 (58.33%) Strategic Roadmap
5 6 (50.00%) Data Integration
6 5 (41.67%) Migration
7 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
7 4 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
8 3 (25.00%) Architecture Roadmap
8 3 (25.00%) Information Management
8 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
8 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (16.67%) Analytics
9 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
9 2 (16.67%) Machine Learning
9 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
9 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
10 1 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) IBM
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) Databricks
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) Sparx