Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 178 176
Rank change year-on-year +13 -2 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 28 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.61% 0.24% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.25% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 25
Yorkshire median daily rate £600 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -2.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £487 £375 £437
90th Percentile £615 £609 £695
England median daily rate £575 £575 £520
% change year-on-year - +10.58% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £60.25 £48.25 £47.50
% change year-on-year +24.87% +1.58% +24.18%

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 4,373 4,429 5,603
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.22% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,885 2,792 3,674
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £233 £234 £250
90th Percentile £538 £550 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 160 208 273
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.00 £13.96 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +2.67% +4.58%
10th Percentile £9.81 £9.79 £8.78
90th Percentile £40.00 £26.25 £25.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.39 £18.50
% change year-on-year +1.69% -0.59% +11.06%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +1 16 £600 +23.08% 10
South Yorkshire - 11 £610 - 2
Humberside - 1 £545 -
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 23 (82.14%) Data Modelling
2 16 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (42.86%) Data Management
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Oracle
5 9 (32.14%) Data Integration
6 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 8 (28.57%) Data Strategy
7 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (25.00%) Big Data
7 7 (25.00%) Metadata Management
7 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (21.43%) Data Governance
8 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
8 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
9 5 (17.86%) ERwin
9 5 (17.86%) SQL
9 5 (17.86%) IBM
9 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
9 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
9 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
10 4 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (14.29%) Data Lake
10 4 (14.29%) GDPR
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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 3 (10.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (10.71%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (25.00%) Big Data
4 5 (17.86%) Hadoop
5 4 (14.29%) Data Lake
5 4 (14.29%) OLAP
5 4 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (10.71%) Apache Hive
6 3 (10.71%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (10.71%) HBase
6 3 (10.71%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (10.71%) MongoDB
6 3 (10.71%) Pentaho
6 3 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (10.71%) Power BI
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (7.14%) Data Mining
7 2 (7.14%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) ERwin
2 2 (7.14%) PowerDesigner
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) REST
1 3 (10.71%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) Middleware
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (82.14%) Data Modelling
2 16 (57.14%) Data Architecture
3 14 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (42.86%) Data Management
5 9 (32.14%) Data Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Data Strategy
7 7 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (25.00%) Metadata Management
8 6 (21.43%) Data Governance
8 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
9 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
10 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (14.29%) Business Analysis
10 4 (14.29%) Data Security
10 4 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
10 4 (14.29%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (14.29%) SOA
11 3 (10.71%) Analytics
11 3 (10.71%) CRM
11 3 (10.71%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Java
2 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
1 2 (7.14%) MCSD
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) Data Quality
2 4 (14.29%) GDPR
3 3 (10.71%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) IBM
4 3 (10.71%) CA
4 3 (10.71%) Informatica
4 3 (10.71%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (10.71%) Tableau
5 2 (7.14%) Ab Initio
5 2 (7.14%) hybris
5 2 (7.14%) SAP
6 1 (3.57%) Google