Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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 Architecture
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 170 167 149
Rank change year-on-year -3 -18 0
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 14 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.63% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.76% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 24 18
West Midlands median daily rate £533 £503 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.97% +11.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £458 £413 £340
90th Percentile £576 £604 £579
England median daily rate £550 £550 £525
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £53.75 - £37.50

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4013 5120 3900
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.91% 83.05% 79.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2559 3069 2234
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.80%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £533
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 135 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.18
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Architecture in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in the West Midlands

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Coventry +15 6 £524 +1.70%
Birmingham +8 4 £515 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £562 -
Warwickshire -1 1 £438 -20.45%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Data Management
3 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) .NET
6 2 (14.29%) Oracle
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (14.29%) Finance
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Data Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Azure Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Data Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ETL Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Data Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 2 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Data Management
3 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (28.57%) Data Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 4 (28.57%) ETL
4 4 (28.57%) Master Data Management
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
5 3 (21.43%) Data Security
6 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
6 2 (14.29%) ITSM
6 2 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 2 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Cloudera
2 1 (7.14%) Trillium