The median contractor rate for a Data Warehouse Architect was £638 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 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.

Data Warehousing (DWH) Architect
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 616 582
Rank change year-on-year +27 -34  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Warehouse Architect 16 32 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.059% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.062% 0.085%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 26 22
Median daily rate £638 £600 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £378 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £705 £770 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £725 £735 £575
% change year-on-year -1.36% +27.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42875 51263 50687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.79% 95.24% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27839 33245 30600
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1489 1590 2025
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Data Warehouse Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Warehouse Architect in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Warehouse Architect in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Warehouse Architect in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Warehouse Architect in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
England +34 16 £638 +2.00%
London +25 12 £619 +17.85%
City of London -1 5 £638 +88.88%
South East +18 2 £725 +54.66%
Surrey +2 2 £725 +45.00%

Data Warehouse Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Data Warehouse 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 featuring Data Warehouse Architect in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (42.11%) ETL
4 13 (34.21%) Data Modelling
4 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (28.95%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (21.05%) Data Architecture
7 8 (21.05%) Analytics
7 8 (21.05%) Finance
8 7 (18.42%) Data Governance
8 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
9 6 (15.79%) Big Data
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (15.79%) QlikView
9 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (15.79%) Migration
9 6 (15.79%) Oracle
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.16%) Star Schema
10 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
10 5 (13.16%) Dimensional Modelling
10 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
10 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
10 5 (13.16%) Tableau
10 5 (13.16%) Kimball Methodology
10 5 (13.16%) Power BI
10 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016

Data Warehouse Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (5.26%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Data Lake Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (5.26%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) Big Data
3 6 (15.79%) QlikView
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
4 5 (13.16%) Power BI
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2016
4 5 (13.16%) Star Schema
5 4 (10.53%) Data Lake
5 4 (10.53%) OLAP
6 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (7.89%) Kalido
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (21.05%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.63%) BlazeDS
2 1 (2.63%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) JSON
2 1 (2.63%) Kafka
2 1 (2.63%) MDX
2 1 (2.63%) RESTful
2 1 (2.63%) Spring
2 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.63%) XML
2 1 (2.63%) XSL
2 1 (2.63%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.26%) Unix
1 2 (5.26%) Windows
1 2 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (42.11%) ETL
3 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (34.21%) Data Modelling
4 8 (21.05%) Analytics
4 8 (21.05%) Data Architecture
5 7 (18.42%) Data Governance
6 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Data Migration
7 5 (13.16%) Dimensional Modelling
7 5 (13.16%) Kimball Methodology
7 5 (13.16%) Visualisation
8 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.89%) Machine Learning
9 3 (7.89%) Scrum
9 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
10 2 (5.26%) Data Analytics
10 2 (5.26%) Investment Management
10 2 (5.26%) Master Data Management
10 2 (5.26%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.26%) C#
4 1 (2.63%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.79%) Oracle
2 5 (13.16%) Tableau
3 3 (7.89%) SAP
4 1 (2.63%) Adobe
4 1 (2.63%) Informatica
4 1 (2.63%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (2.63%) Netezza
4 1 (2.63%) Teradata