Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 166 177
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 38 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.75% 0.60% 0.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.92% 0.72% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 24
South West median daily rate £525 £518 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +3.50% -3.15%
10th Percentile £451 £390 £240
90th Percentile £587 £729 £651
England median daily rate £563 £550 £530
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.77% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +316.67% +2.86% -29.29%

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 4,142 4,334 4,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.89% 83.46% 81.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,489 2,820 3,238
South West median daily rate £405 £391 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% +4.33% -3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £253
90th Percentile £563 £550 £530
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 221 262
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +20.52%
10th Percentile £11.18 £14.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +8.96% +9.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +29 17 £525 -8.70% 1
Gloucestershire - 9 £545 - 3
Bristol -3 6 £480 -33.79% 3
Somerset 0 1 £525 +61.54%
Devon -2 1 £650 +52.94%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (31.58%) Migration
4 12 (31.58%) ERwin
5 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
6 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (26.32%) IT Strategy
7 9 (23.68%) Master Data Management
7 9 (23.68%) Logical Data Model
7 9 (23.68%) GAP Analysis
7 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (23.68%) SQL
8 8 (21.05%) ETL
8 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
9 6 (15.79%) Banking
9 6 (15.79%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
10 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
10 5 (13.16%) Data Virtualisation
10 5 (13.16%) Microservices
10 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
10 5 (13.16%) C
11 4 (10.53%) Service Management
11 4 (10.53%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (10.53%) Business 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.63%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
3 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Spatial Data
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.26%) GIS
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.63%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.63%) Power BI
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) ERwin
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Automotive
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Architect
2 20 (52.63%) Data Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Security Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Security Technical Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modeller
6 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.63%) Salesforce Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (2.63%) SQL BI Architect
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Pandas
1 1 (2.63%) RESTful
1 1 (2.63%) scikit-learn
1 1 (2.63%) SOAP
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.16%) Data Structures
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.89%) Linked Data
4 1 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Data Modelling
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (31.58%) Migration
4 11 (28.95%) Data Migration
5 10 (26.32%) IT Strategy
6 9 (23.68%) GAP Analysis
6 9 (23.68%) Logical Data Model
6 9 (23.68%) Master Data Management
7 8 (21.05%) ETL
8 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (15.79%) Physical Data Model
8 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
9 5 (13.16%) Data Virtualisation
9 5 (13.16%) Microservices
10 4 (10.53%) Data Strategy
10 4 (10.53%) Information Assurance
10 4 (10.53%) Network Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) Security Architecture
10 4 (10.53%) Service Management
10 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 5 (13.16%) C
3 3 (7.89%) R
4 1 (2.63%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) SEPA
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
2 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.63%) Ab Initio
3 1 (2.63%) hybris
3 1 (2.63%) MuleSoft
3 1 (2.63%) Tableau
3 1 (2.63%) Teradata
3 1 (2.63%) Unisys