The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 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 Architect
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 65 53
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 9 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.72% 1.00% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.03% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 6
Median daily rate £500 £520 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.84% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £464 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £481
% change year-on-year +2.00% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 -

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 508 582 503
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 97.32% 96.68% 95.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 349 312
Median daily rate £410 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 35
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.40 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -0.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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
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 28 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
East Grinstead - 2 £533 -
Data Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (66.67%) Data Architecture
3 11 (61.11%) Finance
3 11 (61.11%) Data Structures
4 9 (50.00%) Migration
4 9 (50.00%) Data Management
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
5 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
6 7 (38.89%) Degree
6 7 (38.89%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (38.89%) Physical Data Model
7 6 (33.33%) Big Data
7 6 (33.33%) ETL
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
8 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
8 5 (27.78%) DB2
8 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Coaching
9 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
9 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (22.22%) GDPR
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (16.67%) ArchiMate
10 3 (16.67%) Master Data Management
10 3 (16.67%) Metadata Management
10 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (16.67%) Data Privacy

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 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (5.56%) FileNet
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (27.78%) DB2
4 3 (16.67%) Power BI
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Couchbase
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (11.11%) NoSQL
5 2 (11.11%) OLTP
5 2 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (5.56%) OLAP
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (5.56%) QlikView
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) REST
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
1 2 (11.11%) Web Services
1 2 (11.11%) WSDL
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSD
2 1 (5.56%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Structures
2 5 (27.78%) Management Information System
3 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.56%) Reinsurance
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Data Modelling
2 12 (66.67%) Data Architecture
3 9 (50.00%) Data Management
3 9 (50.00%) Migration
4 8 (44.44%) Data Migration
5 7 (38.89%) Logical Data Model
5 7 (38.89%) Physical Data Model
6 6 (33.33%) ETL
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (27.78%) Coaching
8 4 (22.22%) Data Governance
9 3 (16.67%) ArchiMate
9 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (16.67%) Data Mapping
9 3 (16.67%) Data Privacy
9 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (16.67%) Master Data Management
9 3 (16.67%) Metadata Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.56%) Perl
3 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) GDPR
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Cognos
2 3 (16.67%) Informatica
2 3 (16.67%) Netezza
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Teradata
3 2 (11.11%) MapR
Crawley, West Sussex
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