The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architect
South East / Surrey
Rank 86 97 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 0.31% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.32% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £440 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.31% -14.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1099 1244 1351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.09% 96.14% 95.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 807 732
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 61
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year -12.50% +16.14%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Surrey

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Surrey

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -5 1 £525 - 1
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 - -
Data Architect
South East

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Surrey region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Big Data
3 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Retail
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) OLAP
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
4 2 (20.00%) Adabas
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) SAS
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (20.00%) SAS
2 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (10.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MDG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (20.00%) Adabas
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP
3 2 (20.00%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (10.00%) Data Lake
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (10.00%) Power BI
4 1 (10.00%) PowerPivot
4 1 (10.00%) QlikView
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) SOAP
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
1 1 (10.00%) WSDL
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XML Messaging
1 1 (10.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Reference Data
2 1 (10.00%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Data Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Data Management
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Information Management
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) ETL
4 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (10.00%) Data Security
5 1 (10.00%) ERP
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Cognos
3 1 (10.00%) Informatica
3 1 (10.00%) Netezza
3 1 (10.00%) Palantir
3 1 (10.00%) Teradata