Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £630 per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 21 July 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
England > North East
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 149 101
Rank change year-on-year +48 -48 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 4 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.31% 0.19% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
North East median daily rate £630 £800 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.25% +53.85% -
England median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £66.25 £35.68
% change year-on-year -24.53% +85.70% -37.96%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1219 2370 1531
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 94.50% 91.15% 94.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 1496 901
North East median daily rate £366 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.69% -9.72% +10.77%
10th Percentile £236 £224 £220
90th Percentile £531 £505 £526
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 117 116
North East median hourly rate £20.57 £27.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.83% +86.21% -9.83%
10th Percentile £10.09 £11.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £40.00 £35.55 £25.00
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in the North East

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in the North East

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in the North East

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 North East region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Tyne and Wear +53 2 £610 -23.75%
Durham - 1 - -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 North East region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Data Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) HBase
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) SAS
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (50.00%) CA
2 2 (50.00%) Informatica

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (50.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Hive
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (50.00%) Data Lake
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) HBase
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) Pentaho
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (75.00%) Data Strategy
1 3 (75.00%) Data Visualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Governance
2 2 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Management
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (50.00%) Metadata Management
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Reverse Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) SFIA
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) CA
1 2 (50.00%) Informatica
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) IBM