Period
to 9 December 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 127 156
Rank change year-on-year -28 +29 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 13 27 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.38% 0.89% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.92% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 13
West Yorkshire median daily rate £650 £600 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £568 £470 £465
90th Percentile £740 £615 £670
Yorkshire median daily rate £675 £600 £550
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% +12.82%
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 3,259 2,927 3,400
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.76% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,210 2,013 2,197
West Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £256 £250
90th Percentile £556 £545 £538
Yorkshire median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 88 107
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.01% +14.80% -8.05%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.81 £8.75
90th Percentile £25.00 £40.00 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £13.81
% change year-on-year +3.33% +8.62% +1.58%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -2 13 £650 +6.56% 1
Data Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 9 (69.23%) Data Architecture
2 6 (46.15%) SAP
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) Data Management
3 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
3 5 (38.46%) Big Data
3 5 (38.46%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (30.77%) DevOps
4 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
4 4 (30.77%) Analytics
4 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (23.08%) ERP
5 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Big Data Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Programme Delivery
5 3 (23.08%) Data Science
5 3 (23.08%) Data-Driven Decision Making
6 2 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
6 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
6 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
6 2 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) RDBMS

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 (7.69%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
1 5 (38.46%) Hadoop
2 4 (30.77%) SAP HANA
3 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
4 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Amazon Athena
5 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
5 1 (7.69%) Data Lake
5 1 (7.69%) Impala
5 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Kafka
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Data Management
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Big Data Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Data Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Data Science
4 3 (23.08%) Data-Driven Decision Making
4 3 (23.08%) ERP
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Data Reconciliation
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (15.38%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Flume
1 1 (7.69%) HDFS
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP