The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 74 67
Rank change year-on-year +22 -7  
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 7 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.05% 0.77% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.00% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £488 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.82% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £860 £538 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £486
% change year-on-year - +2.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - £36.50

Data Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 521 803 737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 78.11% 77.73% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 455 397
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.75% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 14 16
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.23% -13.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.00 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £30.00 £38.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.24 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year +3.43% +18.03%  

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in Reading

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in Reading

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in Reading over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Reading region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Analytics
3 6 (42.86%) Business Transformation
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) MBA
4 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
5 4 (28.57%) Change Management
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) CRM
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
5 4 (28.57%) IBM
5 4 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (28.57%) Economics
5 4 (28.57%) Google
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Mandarin Language
5 4 (28.57%) Spanish Language
5 4 (28.57%) PLM
5 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (28.57%) Marketing
5 4 (28.57%) Business Development
5 4 (28.57%) Case Management
5 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Hive
3 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.14%) HBase
3 1 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) QlikView
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 9 (64.29%) Finance
2 5 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (28.57%) Mandarin Language
3 4 (28.57%) Marketing
3 4 (28.57%) Spanish Language
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Business Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Chief Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Chief Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Transformation Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Hadoop Architect
5 1 (7.14%) HR Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Information Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) Taxonomies
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
2 6 (42.86%) Business Transformation
3 5 (35.71%) Business Analysis
4 4 (28.57%) Business Development
4 4 (28.57%) Case Management
4 4 (28.57%) Change Management
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (28.57%) Economics
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (28.57%) PLM
4 4 (28.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) Six Sigma
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) Security Management
6 2 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
1 1 (7.14%) Python
1 1 (7.14%) Ruby
1 1 (7.14%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Degree
1 5 (35.71%) MBA
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Google
1 4 (28.57%) HP
1 4 (28.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Saba
3 1 (7.14%) Teradata
3 1 (7.14%) Workday