The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 120 117 125
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 9 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.16% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.18% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 7
Average daily rate £525 £563 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £533 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £593 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £72.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £72.50 -
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2573 2250 2810
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 90.15% 91.54% 90.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 891 1035
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 150 103
Average hourly rate £16.86 £29.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.86% +52.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.87 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Data Architect
South East

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the Berkshire region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 3 £425 -19.04%
Slough - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Data Architect
South East

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title.

1 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (41.18%) Oracle
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
4 7 (41.18%) Migration
4 7 (41.18%) Analytics
5 6 (35.29%) ETL
6 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (29.41%) Informatica
6 5 (29.41%) TickIT
6 5 (29.41%) CMMI
6 5 (29.41%) Change Management
6 5 (29.41%) Replication
6 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
6 5 (29.41%) SAP
6 5 (29.41%) ODBC
6 5 (29.41%) ITIL
6 5 (29.41%) IBM
6 5 (29.41%) Cognos
6 5 (29.41%) eTOM
6 5 (29.41%) Validation
6 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
6 5 (29.41%) QA
6 5 (29.41%) Use Case
6 5 (29.41%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Data Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle BRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (29.41%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.88%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle ODI
General
1 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
1 1 (5.88%) Billing
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) ODBC
2 1 (5.88%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Replication
2 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Data Modelling
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (41.18%) Migration
3 7 (41.18%) Analytics
4 6 (35.29%) ETL
5 5 (29.41%) CMMI
5 5 (29.41%) Change Management
5 5 (29.41%) ITIL
5 5 (29.41%) eTOM
5 5 (29.41%) Validation
5 5 (29.41%) Dimensional Modelling
5 5 (29.41%) Use Case
6 4 (23.53%) Data Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) Data Management
7 3 (17.65%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) TOGAF
8 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Data Validation
9 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) TickIT
1 5 (29.41%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Oracle
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Informatica
2 5 (29.41%) Business Objects
2 5 (29.41%) SAP
2 5 (29.41%) IBM
2 5 (29.41%) Cognos
3 1 (5.88%) ATG
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) Popkin
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) Siebel