The median contractor rate for a Data Warehouse Architect was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 599 618
Rank change year-on-year +26 +19  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Warehouse Architect 14 53 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.100% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.11% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 40 11
Median daily rate £575 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £750 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -5.00% -2.43%  
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 43855 50329 53147
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.86% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 28363 32827 33406
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1495 2037
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 9 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 25 June 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 +24 14 £575 +4.54% 1
London -5 10 £575 +4.54%
South East +38 3 £475 +5.55%
West Sussex +21 2 £450 -33.33%
West Yorkshire +21 1 - -
Yorkshire +16 1 - -
Crawley +2 1 £475 -29.62%
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £725 -

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 29 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
3 13 (44.83%) ETL
4 10 (34.48%) Finance
4 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
5 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) SQL
6 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.79%) Oracle
8 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
9 3 (10.34%) Analytics
9 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
9 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
9 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (10.34%) Power BI
9 3 (10.34%) Star Schema
9 3 (10.34%) Kalido
10 2 (6.90%) Billing
10 2 (6.90%) Data Management
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
10 2 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
10 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
10 2 (6.90%) Equities
10 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
10 2 (6.90%) German Language

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 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle ERP
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.34%) Kalido
5 3 (10.34%) Power BI
5 3 (10.34%) Star Schema
6 2 (6.90%) Big Data
6 2 (6.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (3.45%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
7 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 1 (3.45%) OLTP
7 1 (3.45%) QlikView
7 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) German Language
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
1 2 (6.90%) Derivative
1 2 (6.90%) Equities
1 2 (6.90%) Fixed Income
1 2 (6.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (6.90%) Taxonomies
2 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.45%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Unix
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (62.07%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (44.83%) ETL
3 10 (34.48%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.79%) Data Governance
4 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Analytics
5 3 (10.34%) Data Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Dimensional Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Strategy
6 2 (6.90%) ERP
6 2 (6.90%) Investment Management
6 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
6 2 (6.90%) User Stories
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
7 1 (3.45%) Logical Data Model
7 1 (3.45%) Physical Data Model
7 1 (3.45%) Records Management
7 1 (3.45%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) C#
2 2 (6.90%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 2 (6.90%) Informatica
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) SAP
4 1 (3.45%) Teradata