The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
England / Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 128 132
Rank change year-on-year +19 +4  
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 14 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.69% 0.46% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 10
Median daily rate £700 £550 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.27% +12.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £463 £424
10% offered a daily rate of more than £755 £790 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £475 £510
% change year-on-year +10.52% -6.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £65.00 - £37.80

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1974 2696 2780
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 96.72% 96.25% 95.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4306 6540 7186
Median daily rate £388 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £263 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £563 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 233 432
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.35% +19.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.20 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £33.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

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 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
West Yorkshire +30 13 £585 +6.36%
South Yorkshire -2 1 £743 +10.07% 1
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Yorkshire region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 9 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
3 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (38.89%) Analytics
4 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) Informatica
5 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
5 5 (27.78%) Big Data
6 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
6 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (22.22%) Oracle
6 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 4 (22.22%) Pentaho
6 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
7 3 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) SQL
7 3 (16.67%) Web Services
7 3 (16.67%) ETL
7 3 (16.67%) IBM
7 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (16.67%) Data Security
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (16.67%) Talend

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 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) IaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Telepresence
1 1 (5.56%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 6 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Big Data
3 4 (22.22%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (22.22%) Hadoop
3 4 (22.22%) Pentaho
4 3 (16.67%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (11.11%) Apache Hive
5 2 (11.11%) QlikView
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.56%) HBase
6 1 (5.56%) IBM BigInsights
6 1 (5.56%) Impala
6 1 (5.56%) OLAP
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Data Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Analytics
2 7 (38.89%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (38.89%) Data Modelling
3 6 (33.33%) Data Integration
4 5 (27.78%) Data Management
5 4 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
5 4 (22.22%) TOGAF
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
6 3 (16.67%) Data Security
6 3 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (11.11%) BPMN
7 2 (11.11%) DevOps
7 2 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (11.11%) Master Data Management
7 2 (11.11%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (11.11%) SDLC
7 2 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Scala
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.56%) GDPR
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Apache Flume
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Informatica
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 3 (16.67%) IBM
3 3 (16.67%) Talend
4 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.56%) CA
5 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
5 1 (5.56%) DataFlux
5 1 (5.56%) Elastic Path
5 1 (5.56%) Hortonworks
5 1 (5.56%) MapR
5 1 (5.56%) Tableau
5 1 (5.56%) Trillium
5 1 (5.56%) VMware