Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 6 months to 19 August 2018 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
England > South West
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 169 159 162
Rank change year-on-year -10 +3 +14
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 43 40 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.79% 0.73% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.87% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 25
South West median daily rate £525 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% - +0.92%
10th Percentile £403 £371 £243
90th Percentile £586 £713 £714
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -
England median hourly rate £65.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +261.11% +2.86% -53.33%

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,625 4,573 4,777
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 84.54% 83.45% 81.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,866 2,898 3,157
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £560
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 198 267
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £39.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +5.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £12.60 £12.94 £12.90
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.93 £48.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -10.42% +4.35% +6.73%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the South West

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in the South West

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in the South West

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in the South West

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the South West region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Wiltshire +13 23 £525 -9.09% 2
Gloucestershire +4 9 £525 - 2
Dorset -9 2 £344 -32.76% 1
Bristol -19 2 £550 -8.71% 5
Somerset +8 1 £315 -3.08% 1
Devon +4 1 £650 +52.94% 1
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 26 (60.47%) Data Modelling
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) ERwin
4 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
8 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
8 10 (23.26%) Migration
8 10 (23.26%) Data Migration
8 10 (23.26%) IT Strategy
9 9 (20.93%) Logical Data Model
9 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
9 9 (20.93%) ETL
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 8 (18.60%) Banking
10 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
10 8 (18.60%) Master Data Management
10 8 (18.60%) Physical Data Model
11 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
13 5 (11.63%) Data Virtualisation
13 5 (11.63%) Microservices
13 5 (11.63%) Conceptual Models
13 5 (11.63%) Data Strategy
13 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
13 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
13 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (4.65%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.23%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (13.95%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.33%) HDInsight
7 1 (2.33%) Power BI
7 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) ERwin
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
3 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.98%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Architect
2 20 (46.51%) Data Architect
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Data Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Business Intelligence Architect
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Data Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Data Modeller
7 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.65%) Security Technical Architect
7 2 (4.65%) SQL BI Architect
7 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Big Data Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Cloud Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft BI Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Salesforce Architect
8 1 (2.33%) SQL BI Developer
8 1 (2.33%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) Pandas
1 1 (2.33%) scikit-learn
1 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) Data Modelling
2 15 (34.88%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (23.26%) Data Migration
3 10 (23.26%) GAP Analysis
3 10 (23.26%) IT Strategy
3 10 (23.26%) Migration
4 9 (20.93%) ETL
4 9 (20.93%) Logical Data Model
4 9 (20.93%) Waterfall
5 8 (18.60%) Master Data Management
5 8 (18.60%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (11.63%) Conceptual Models
6 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Data Strategy
6 5 (11.63%) Data Virtualisation
6 5 (11.63%) Microservices
6 5 (11.63%) Risk Assessment
7 4 (9.30%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.30%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (44.19%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) C
3 3 (6.98%) R
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) TOGAF Certification
4 2 (4.65%) Degree
4 2 (4.65%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Teradata