The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £455 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 April 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 110 112
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 3 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.22% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.51% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £455 £625 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.20% +42.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £425 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £510 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.88 £37.80
% change year-on-year - +50.46%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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 Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1335 1963 1898
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.09% 96.08% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 884 1368 1182
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £391 £375
% change year-on-year +2.43% +4.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 62 77
Median hourly rate £14.29 £12.00 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -13.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £8.75 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £21.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.72
% change year-on-year - +4.66%  

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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 3 months to 27 April 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
Leeds +9 1 £585 -6.40% 2
Bingley - 1 £325 -
Data Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Yorkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
1 4 (57.14%) Data Strategy
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Data Management

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 3 (42.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Telepresence
1 1 (14.29%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Big Data
2 3 (42.86%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 3 (42.86%) MongoDB
2 3 (42.86%) NoSQL
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (42.86%) QlikView
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) OLAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle OLAP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Storage
1 3 (42.86%) Hybrid Cloud
1 3 (42.86%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Data Management
1 4 (57.14%) Data Modelling
1 4 (57.14%) Data Strategy
1 4 (57.14%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Analytics
2 3 (42.86%) BPMN
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Data Security
2 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Data Management
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) Logical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) Physical Data Model
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Data Governance
3 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (14.29%) Master Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) VMware