Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 167 188
Rank change year-on-year +4 +21 -42
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 36 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.69% 0.64% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.78% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 25 23
South West median daily rate £550 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -3.38%
10th Percentile £456 £376 £292
90th Percentile £609 £605 £625
England median daily rate £563 £550 £510
% change year-on-year +2.27% +7.84% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
South West median hourly rate £57.00 - -
England median hourly rate £57.00 - £37.50

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 4,172 4,492 4,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.29% 81.99% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,585 3,006 3,423
South West median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £514
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 279 247
South West median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% -6.25% +33.33%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 14 £550 +4.76%
Bristol -15 9 £528 +21.26% 1
Gloucestershire - 8 £625 -
Somerset - 2 £420 - 1
Devon -1 1 £650 - 1
Dorset -9 1 £500 +17.65%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Finance
3 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
4 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 8 (22.22%) ETL
5 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
5 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (16.67%) SQL
7 6 (16.67%) Data Management
7 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
8 5 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
8 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
9 4 (11.11%) SAS
9 4 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (11.11%) Scrum
9 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (11.11%) Big Data
9 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (8.33%) SEPA
10 3 (8.33%) Spatial Data
10 3 (8.33%) Metadata Management

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 4 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.78%) IIS
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) Firewall
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.78%) LAN
1 1 (2.78%) SAN
1 1 (2.78%) SSL
1 1 (2.78%) VPN
1 1 (2.78%) WAN
1 1 (2.78%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 7 (19.44%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (13.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (11.11%) Big Data
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (8.33%) Base SAS
5 3 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (8.33%) Spatial Data
6 2 (5.56%) GIS
6 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (2.78%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (2.78%) HBase
7 1 (2.78%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) ERwin
1 1 (2.78%) JMeter
1 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
1 1 (2.78%) Selenium
1 1 (2.78%) SoapUI
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Military
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Data Architect
2 9 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Business Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Payments Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Payments Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Data Architect
5 2 (5.56%) SQL BI Architect
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Commercial Finance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Finance Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft BI Architect
6 1 (2.78%) SSIS Developer
6 1 (2.78%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (2.78%) HTML
2 1 (2.78%) JSON
2 1 (2.78%) REST
2 1 (2.78%) RESTful
2 1 (2.78%) Spring
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) XML
2 1 (2.78%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.33%) Linked Data
5 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) Replication
6 1 (2.78%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) AIX
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) Data Modelling
3 8 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (22.22%) ETL
3 8 (22.22%) Waterfall
4 6 (16.67%) Data Management
4 6 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 5 (13.89%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 4 (11.11%) Migration
6 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.33%) Analytics
7 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 3 (8.33%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (8.33%) Data Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) SAS Macro
3 2 (5.56%) C
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Data Quality
2 3 (8.33%) SEPA
3 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
1 1 (2.78%) HDFS
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.89%) Oracle
3 3 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) CyberSource
4 1 (2.78%) hybris
4 1 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (2.78%) Jitterbit
4 1 (2.78%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.78%) Sage
4 1 (2.78%) Tableau
4 1 (2.78%) Teradata
4 1 (2.78%) Unisys