Period
to 20 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £638 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 125 160
Rank change year-on-year -30 +35 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 15 28 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.97% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.99% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 23 15
West Yorkshire median daily rate £638 £585 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +6.36% +10.00%
10th Percentile £447 £501 £413
90th Percentile £739 £615 £682
Yorkshire median daily rate £613 £580 £600
% change year-on-year +5.60% -3.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,359 2,823 3,817
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 97.65% 96.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,281 1,907 2,566
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £268
90th Percentile £550 £543 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 79 87
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% +14.29% -8.65%
10th Percentile £9.45 £8.78 £9.04
90th Percentile £28.75 £27.71 £17.60
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.10 £13.69
% change year-on-year +12.48% +2.99% +3.87%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in West Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in West Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in West Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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
Leeds -9 13 £670 +9.84%
Bradford -14 1 £513 -10.87% 1
Data Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 8 (53.33%) SAP
1 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Data Management
3 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
3 5 (33.33%) Big Data
3 5 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (20.00%) Analytics
6 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
6 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (13.33%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
6 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
6 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
6 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
6 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
6 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (6.67%) Apache
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) Big Data
1 5 (33.33%) SAP HANA
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) Data Mart
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (13.33%) SAP BW
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) ERwin
2 1 (6.67%) ER Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Data Structures
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.67%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
2 7 (46.67%) Data Management
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 3 (20.00%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Delivery
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (13.33%) ArchiMate
5 2 (13.33%) Business Transformation
5 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (13.33%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Master Data Management
5 2 (13.33%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (13.33%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (6.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Cloudera
2 1 (6.67%) Hortonworks
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft