Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 159 172
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13 +31
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 49 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.81% 0.73% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.88% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 20 25
South West median daily rate £500 £565 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.50% +2.73% +0.92%
10th Percentile £344 £510 £376
90th Percentile £585 £656 £714
England median daily rate £538 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -2.27% - +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
South West median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.14% - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -37.14% +100.00% -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 5,171 4,542 4,740
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.53% 83.16% 81.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,193 2,867 3,144
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 £538 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 188 265
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.66% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.79 £12.40
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.13 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.01% +11.11% +3.45%

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 15 October 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 15 October 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 -3 29 £525 -4.55% 4
Gloucestershire +2 8 £550 - 1
Dorset +3 3 £363 -27.50%
Somerset -6 2 £313 -37.66%
Bristol -19 2 £550 -8.71% 5
Devon - 1 £400 - 3
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) Data Modelling
2 22 (44.90%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
4 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (28.57%) Finance
5 13 (26.53%) ERwin
6 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (20.41%) ETL
7 10 (20.41%) Big Data
8 9 (18.37%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (18.37%) Physical Data Model
8 9 (18.37%) Information Management
9 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
9 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.33%) Taxonomies
9 8 (16.33%) Information Governance
10 7 (14.29%) Master Data Management
10 7 (14.29%) R
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
10 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
11 6 (12.24%) Document Management
11 6 (12.24%) Banking
11 6 (12.24%) Teradata
11 6 (12.24%) Military
11 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
11 6 (12.24%) Migration
11 6 (12.24%) Management Information System

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 8 (16.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) Azure Data Factory
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (20.41%) Big Data
4 7 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (6.12%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.08%) Data Lake
7 2 (4.08%) Data Mining
7 2 (4.08%) Power BI
7 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (4.08%) Star Schema
8 1 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.04%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) ERwin
General
1 14 (28.57%) Finance
2 6 (12.24%) Banking
2 6 (12.24%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.24%) Military
3 3 (6.12%) Automotive
4 2 (4.08%) Electronics
4 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 2 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (53.06%) Architect
2 15 (30.61%) Data Architect
3 10 (20.41%) Analyst
4 9 (18.37%) Data Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Information Architect
6 5 (10.20%) Administrator
6 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Data Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Data Modeller
8 2 (4.08%) Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Implementation Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Information Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) MI Architect
8 2 (4.08%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) SQL BI Architect
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Architect
Miscellaneous
1 22 (44.90%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (16.33%) Taxonomies
3 6 (12.24%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.12%) Data Structures
4 3 (6.12%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
1 5 (10.20%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Data Modelling
2 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (22.45%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) ETL
5 9 (18.37%) Information Management
5 9 (18.37%) Logical Data Model
5 9 (18.37%) Physical Data Model
6 8 (16.33%) Information Governance
7 7 (14.29%) Data Analysis
7 7 (14.29%) Master Data Management
8 6 (12.24%) Critical Thinking
8 6 (12.24%) Data Migration
8 6 (12.24%) Document Management
8 6 (12.24%) Information Architecture
8 6 (12.24%) Migration
8 6 (12.24%) Records Management
8 6 (12.24%) Waterfall
9 5 (10.20%) Data Science
9 5 (10.20%) Data Strategy
9 5 (10.20%) Experimental Design
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) SQL
2 7 (14.29%) R
3 5 (10.20%) Python
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) TOGAF Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
3 2 (4.08%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.08%) Def Stans
Systems Management
1 2 (4.08%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Teradata
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com