The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £445 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 29 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 Architect
South East > West Sussex
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 71 58
Rank change year-on-year +31 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 20 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.01% 0.95% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.19% 0.97% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 2
West Sussex median daily rate £445 £513 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.17% -2.38%  
10th Percentile £375 £381 £474
90th Percentile £500 £654 £549
South East median daily rate £500 £469 £513
% change year-on-year +6.66% -8.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. 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
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 477 725 524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 95.59% 98.64% 96.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1194 1950 1398
West Sussex median daily rate £415 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% +21.42%  
10th Percentile £290 £260 £250
90th Percentile £541 £526 £488
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 90 91
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.23% +96.96%  
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.25 £8.75
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.25 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £16.14
% change year-on-year -8.21% +21.49%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings that featured Data Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in West Sussex

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in West Sussex

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in West Sussex over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in West Sussex

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Crawley +12 13 £440 -34.81%
Horsham -3 1 - -
Data Architect
South East

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Sussex region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Data Modelling
2 21 (72.41%) Data Architecture
3 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (44.83%) Finance
4 12 (41.38%) Migration
4 12 (41.38%) ETL
4 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (37.93%) Data Migration
6 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
7 9 (31.03%) Data Structures
7 9 (31.03%) GDPR
8 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 8 (27.59%) SQL
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
9 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (24.14%) Physical Data Model
9 7 (24.14%) Big Data
10 6 (20.69%) Data Governance
10 6 (20.69%) Data Management
11 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (17.24%) Information Architecture
11 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
11 5 (17.24%) DB2
11 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (17.24%) Coaching
11 5 (17.24%) IT Strategy
12 4 (13.79%) Relational Database

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (10.34%) FileNet
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.90%) Data Lake Analytics
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Machine Learning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (44.83%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) Big Data
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (24.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (17.24%) DB2
3 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.34%) Power BI
5 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.90%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (6.90%) Couchbase
6 2 (6.90%) Data Lake
6 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (6.90%) OLTP
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) ERwin
General
1 13 (44.83%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) REST
1 3 (10.34%) SOAP
1 3 (10.34%) Web Services
1 3 (10.34%) WSDL
1 3 (10.34%) XML
1 3 (10.34%) XML Messaging
1 3 (10.34%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Structures
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (82.76%) Data Modelling
2 21 (72.41%) Data Architecture
3 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (41.38%) ETL
3 12 (41.38%) Migration
4 11 (37.93%) Data Migration
5 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (24.14%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (20.69%) Data Governance
7 6 (20.69%) Data Management
8 5 (17.24%) Coaching
8 5 (17.24%) Data Integration
8 5 (17.24%) Information Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) IT Strategy
9 4 (13.79%) Project Management
10 3 (10.34%) CRM
10 3 (10.34%) Data Security
10 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (10.34%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (34.48%) Data Quality
2 9 (31.03%) GDPR
3 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Cognos
2 3 (10.34%) Informatica
2 3 (10.34%) Netezza
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Teradata
3 2 (6.90%) MapR
4 1 (3.45%) Tableau