Period
to 19 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £613 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 19 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 168 144 172
Rank change year-on-year -24 +28 +28
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 25 40 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.50% 0.95% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.98% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 36 31
Yorkshire median daily rate £613 £580 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.60% -3.33% +20.00%
10th Percentile £456 £475 £463
90th Percentile £754 £755 £800
England median daily rate £575 £575 £550
% change year-on-year - +4.55% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £70.00 £50.00 £100.00
% change year-on-year +40.00% -50.00% +180.31%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 4,820 4,068 5,484
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 97.04% 96.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,222 2,642 3,657
Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £259
90th Percentile £550 £544 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 127 169
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.93 £14.00 £13.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.79% +2.19% +4.66%
10th Percentile £10.18 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.45 £27.92 £29.15
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year -1.07% -1.58% +5.67%

Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Architect in Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architect in Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architect in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architect in Yorkshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 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
West Yorkshire -36 15 £638 +8.97% 1
South Yorkshire -7 6 £775 +27.05%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Yorkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 14 (56.00%) Data Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) SAP
3 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (32.00%) Data Management
4 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (24.00%) Big Data
5 5 (20.00%) SAP HANA
5 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) ERwin
5 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (16.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
7 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (12.00%) Taxonomies
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (12.00%) ERP
7 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 3 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
8 2 (8.00%) Data Science
8 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (8.00%) Planning and Forecasting
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (8.00%) SQL

Data Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) SAS
1 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Big Data
1 6 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 5 (20.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (12.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.00%) Data Mart
4 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.00%) SAP BW
4 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
5 1 (4.00%) Data Lake
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.00%) HBase
5 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
5 1 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.00%) Power BI
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) ERwin
2 1 (4.00%) ER Studio
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
1 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (12.00%) Taxonomies
2 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Data Architecture
2 8 (32.00%) Data Management
2 8 (32.00%) Data Modelling
3 6 (24.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Migration
5 4 (16.00%) Analytics
6 3 (12.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (12.00%) ERP
6 3 (12.00%) Master Data Management
6 3 (12.00%) Programme Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.00%) Data Integration
7 2 (8.00%) Data Reconciliation
7 2 (8.00%) Data Science
7 2 (8.00%) Data Security
7 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (8.00%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CISSP
1 1 (4.00%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) SAP
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) CA
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco
4 1 (4.00%) Cloudera
4 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) IDERA
4 1 (4.00%) Informatica
4 1 (4.00%) Tableau