Period
to 17 June 2018

The median contractor rate for a Data Architect was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 163 169
Rank change year-on-year -10 +6 +12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 27 16 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.56% 0.39% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.40% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 34
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £513 £675
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.32% -24.07% +50.00%
10th Percentile £440 £425 £456
90th Percentile £747 £700 £800
England median daily rate £575 £563 £525
% change year-on-year +2.22% +7.14% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £66.25 £65.00 £66.25
% change year-on-year +1.92% -1.89% +75.26%

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 4,649 4,032 5,408
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.80% 97.11% 96.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,050 2,535 3,634
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £258 £259
90th Percentile £538 £548 £556
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.06% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 155 176
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.45 £12.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.02% -8.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £9.62 £9.29 £8.50
90th Percentile £44.10 £27.00 £33.75
England median hourly rate £18.60 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -0.80% -6.25% +14.29%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -25 15 £550 +7.32% 5
South Yorkshire - 9 £733 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
Data Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 12 (44.44%) Data Architecture
2 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (22.22%) Big Data
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
4 5 (18.52%) ERwin
5 4 (14.81%) Oracle
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.81%) SAP
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) Metadata Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
6 3 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.41%) Microservices
7 2 (7.41%) Conceptual Models
7 2 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) Power BI
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF

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 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Big Data
2 5 (18.52%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.81%) Hadoop
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
4 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (11.11%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (7.41%) Data Mart
5 2 (7.41%) Power BI
5 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
5 2 (7.41%) Triplestore
6 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.70%) Bigtable
6 1 (3.70%) Data Lake
6 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (3.70%) HBase
6 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
6 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (3.70%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.70%) SAP HANA
6 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) ERwin
2 2 (7.41%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (3.70%) ER Studio
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
2 1 (3.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Unix
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Data Architecture
2 10 (37.04%) Data Modelling
3 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (18.52%) Data Management
5 4 (14.81%) Data Integration
5 4 (14.81%) Metadata Management
6 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Data Governance
6 3 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Data Security
7 2 (7.41%) Data Visualisation
7 2 (7.41%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) CISSP
1 1 (3.70%) CompTIA Security+
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.70%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Oracle
1 4 (14.81%) SAP
2 2 (7.41%) Ab Initio
2 2 (7.41%) IBM
2 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 1 (3.70%) CA
3 1 (3.70%) Cisco
3 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.70%) Hortonworks
3 1 (3.70%) Informatica