Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £610 per day in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire during the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Architect
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 42 66
Rank change year-on-year -30 +24 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 3 37 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.38% 3.61% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 3.76% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 7
South Yorkshire median daily rate £610 £700 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +34.62% -5.45%
Yorkshire median daily rate £600 £665 £450
% change year-on-year -9.77% +47.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 764 983 843
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 95.62% 95.90% 94.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 683 526
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +23.08% +4.00%
10th Percentile £185 £263 £213
90th Percentile £558 £575 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year - +14.29% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 28 54
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £15.71 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.07% +26.95% -10.60%
10th Percentile £10.50 £8.85 £8.50
90th Percentile £23.15 £30.25 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year -3.70% +3.85% -2.62%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in South Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in South Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in South Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Sheffield -19 3 £610 -12.86%
Data Architect
Yorkshire

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) ERwin
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau
1 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) HBase

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Apache Hive
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Lake
1 2 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
1 2 (66.67%) HBase
1 2 (66.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (66.67%) Pentaho
1 2 (66.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) ERwin
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Data Governance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Integration
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Data Security
1 2 (66.67%) Data Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Data Visualisation
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Information Assurance
1 2 (66.67%) Metadata Management
1 2 (66.67%) Open Source
1 2 (66.67%) Reverse Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) SFIA
1 2 (66.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) CA
1 2 (66.67%) Informatica
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Tableau