The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 23 July 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 City of London 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 157 191 179
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 39 34 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.67% 0.48% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.52% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 39
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£625 £563 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £685 £780
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £450 £507
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5336 6586 7221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.11% 92.64% 92.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3884 4842 5258
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 168 171
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £51.00 £41.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Data Architect
London

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 34 (46.58%) Data Architecture
2 33 (45.21%) Data Modelling
3 20 (27.40%) Finance
4 19 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (26.03%) Oracle
5 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.92%) TOGAF
5 16 (21.92%) Banking
6 15 (20.55%) SQL
6 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (19.18%) ETL
7 14 (19.18%) Migration
7 14 (19.18%) Big Data
8 13 (17.81%) Data Management
8 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
9 12 (16.44%) IBM
10 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (15.07%) Analytics
10 11 (15.07%) Master Data Management
10 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
11 10 (13.70%) Java
12 9 (12.33%) XML
12 9 (12.33%) DataStage
12 9 (12.33%) Teradata
12 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
12 9 (12.33%) Investment Banking
12 9 (12.33%) Data Integration
13 8 (10.96%) Data Migration
13 8 (10.96%) Degree
13 8 (10.96%) VMware

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.48%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.11%) SAS
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.37%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) SPSS
3 1 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.37%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.37%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.59%) SAN
2 4 (5.48%) NAS
3 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.37%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.37%) DHCP
5 1 (1.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (19.18%) Big Data
3 13 (17.81%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.07%) Hadoop
5 9 (12.33%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.33%) DataStage
6 6 (8.22%) Data Mart
6 6 (8.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.22%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.85%) QlikView
8 4 (5.48%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.11%) SSDT
9 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.11%) Pentaho
9 3 (4.11%) QualityStage
9 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.11%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (4.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.74%) JUnit
3 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.37%) PVCS
4 1 (1.37%) Toad
4 1 (1.37%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.37%) ERwin
4 1 (1.37%) MSI
4 1 (1.37%) Subversion
4 1 (1.37%) Maven
General
1 20 (27.40%) Finance
2 16 (21.92%) Banking
3 9 (12.33%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.48%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Back Office
6 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.33%) XML
2 4 (5.48%) Web Services
3 3 (4.11%) .NET
3 3 (4.11%) MapReduce
3 3 (4.11%) XSD
4 2 (2.74%) MDX
4 2 (2.74%) REST
4 2 (2.74%) JSP
4 2 (2.74%) SOAP
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.37%) MEAP
5 1 (1.37%) XSLT
5 1 (1.37%) ODBC
5 1 (1.37%) FpML
5 1 (1.37%) JRules
5 1 (1.37%) Lucene
5 1 (1.37%) Spring
5 1 (1.37%) Java EE
5 1 (1.37%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Data Integration
2 7 (9.59%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.11%) Derivative
4 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.74%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.74%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.74%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.74%) Clustering
6 1 (1.37%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.37%) Replication
6 1 (1.37%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.37%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.96%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Solaris
2 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.48%) UNIX
3 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.11%) AIX
5 2 (2.74%) HPUX
5 2 (2.74%) Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) Android
6 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (46.58%) Data Architecture
2 33 (45.21%) Data Modelling
3 16 (21.92%) TOGAF
4 15 (20.55%) Business Intelligence
5 14 (19.18%) Migration
5 14 (19.18%) ETL
6 13 (17.81%) Data Management
7 11 (15.07%) Analytics
7 11 (15.07%) Master Data Management
8 8 (10.96%) Data Migration
9 7 (9.59%) Dimensional Modelling
9 7 (9.59%) Data Governance
9 7 (9.59%) Project Management
10 6 (8.22%) SOA
10 6 (8.22%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (8.22%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.22%) Data Mapping
11 5 (6.85%) PRINCE2
12 4 (5.48%) Information Management
12 4 (5.48%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) SQL
2 10 (13.70%) Java
3 7 (9.59%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.48%) C++
5 2 (2.74%) Python
5 2 (2.74%) C#
6 1 (1.37%) C
6 1 (1.37%) Perl
6 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.37%) VB
6 1 (1.37%) VBA
6 1 (1.37%) XPath
6 1 (1.37%) Scala
6 1 (1.37%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) MCSE
2 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.37%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.48%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.11%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
1 1 (1.37%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.37%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) Oracle
2 16 (21.92%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.44%) IBM
4 9 (12.33%) Teradata
5 8 (10.96%) VMware
5 8 (10.96%) Informatica
6 5 (6.85%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.85%) Tableau
7 4 (5.48%) Cisco
8 3 (4.11%) Talend
8 3 (4.11%) Sybase
8 3 (4.11%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.74%) SAP
9 2 (2.74%) Cognos
9 2 (2.74%) Adobe
10 1 (1.37%) Sun
10 1 (1.37%) HP
10 1 (1.37%) Dell
10 1 (1.37%) EMC
10 1 (1.37%) CA
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