Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 155 169
Rank change year-on-year -21 +14 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 58 49 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.89% 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.05% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 27
South West median daily rate £500 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -18.18%
10th Percentile £319 £463 £351
90th Percentile £635 £631 £630
England median daily rate £550 £550 £550
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
South West median hourly rate £31.50 £54.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.20% - -
England median hourly rate £26.00 £53.75 -
% change year-on-year -51.63% - -

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 5,598 4,655 4,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.86% 83.47% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,583 2,926 3,128
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £238
90th Percentile £575 £558 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 234 199 295
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%
10th Percentile £13.54 £11.63 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.88 £49.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%

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 14 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the South West over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 December 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 -4 37 £538 -2.27% 2
Gloucestershire -21 6 £450 -28.00% 1
Somerset -4 4 £313 -40.48% 1
Dorset +3 3 £363 -27.50%
Devon +1 1 £400 -38.46% 5
Bristol -33 1 - - 4
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 35 (60.34%) SQL
2 31 (53.45%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (44.83%) Big Data
4 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
5 22 (37.93%) Unix
5 22 (37.93%) Linux
5 22 (37.93%) Python
5 22 (37.93%) Teradata
5 22 (37.93%) Statistical Analysis
5 22 (37.93%) R
5 22 (37.93%) Experimental Design
5 22 (37.93%) Data Science
6 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
6 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
7 11 (18.97%) Information Management
8 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
8 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (17.24%) Taxonomies
8 10 (17.24%) Information Governance
9 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
9 8 (13.79%) Finance
9 8 (13.79%) Military
9 8 (13.79%) Document Management
9 8 (13.79%) Information Architecture
9 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
9 8 (13.79%) Critical Thinking
9 8 (13.79%) Records Management
10 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis

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 10 (17.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle CX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) Big Data
2 24 (41.38%) Relational Database
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (6.90%) Power BI
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.45%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (3.45%) Data Lake
6 2 (3.45%) HDInsight
6 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Power View
6 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
6 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.45%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) ERwin
General
1 8 (13.79%) Finance
1 8 (13.79%) Military
2 3 (5.17%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
3 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) Administrator
2 18 (31.03%) Architect
3 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Data Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) Data Architect
5 8 (13.79%) Information Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (6.90%) Senior Data Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) Azure Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Big Data Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Information Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) MI Architect
8 2 (3.45%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.45%) SSIS Developer
8 2 (3.45%) SSRS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 31 (53.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (17.24%) Taxonomies
3 8 (13.79%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Linux
1 22 (37.93%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) Data Science
1 22 (37.93%) Experimental Design
1 22 (37.93%) Statistical Analysis
2 12 (20.69%) Data Modelling
3 11 (18.97%) Information Management
4 10 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (17.24%) Information Governance
5 8 (13.79%) Critical Thinking
5 8 (13.79%) Document Management
5 8 (13.79%) Information Architecture
5 8 (13.79%) Records Management
6 6 (10.34%) Data Analysis
6 6 (10.34%) Data Governance
6 6 (10.34%) Migration
7 5 (8.62%) CRM
7 5 (8.62%) Kimball Methodology
8 4 (6.90%) ETL
8 4 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (6.90%) Master Data Management
8 4 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (60.34%) SQL
2 22 (37.93%) Python
2 22 (37.93%) R
3 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.72%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.90%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) Degree
3 1 (1.72%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) Def Stans
3 1 (1.72%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (37.93%) Teradata
2 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Tableau