Period
to 20 March 2019

The median contractor rate for a Database Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 6 months to 20 March 2019.

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.

Database Architect
UK > Wales
6 months to
20 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 101 106
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.069% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.072% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Wales median daily rate - £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -21.74% -
UK median daily rate £550 £563 £525
% change year-on-year -2.22% +7.14% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wales median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - £43.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Wales
Contract vacancies in Wales with a recognized job title 1,616 1,391 1,445
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 95.60% 96.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,150 927 1,022
Wales median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £225 £193 £181
90th Percentile £608 £550 £550
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 70 92
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.14 £10.16 £11.17
90th Percentile £43.75 £50.67 £77.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.38
% change year-on-year -1.07% +1.74% -3.26%

Database Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings that featured Database Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Database Architect in Wales

Database Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Database Architect in Wales