The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 27 March 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
South East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 51 68
Rank change year-on-year -5 +17  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.89% 0.20% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.21% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £511 £500 £481
% change year-on-year +2.25% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 551 479 667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.70% 96.38% 95.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 370 404
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 62
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.10 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Oxfordshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Oxfordshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 3 £500 -
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 3 (37.50%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) C++
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (12.50%) Talend
6 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (12.50%) Power BI
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (12.50%) SaaS
6 1 (12.50%) Waterfall

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (12.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) JSP
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Unix
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Analytics
3 3 (37.50%) ETL
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (12.50%) Migration
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel
2 1 (12.50%) Talend