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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 163 181 185
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 40 32 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.68% 0.45% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.49% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 38
Average daily rate
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£625 £569 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.89% -1.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £688 £740
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £450 £513
% change year-on-year
+10.55% -12.19%
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
5382 6585 7214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.00% 92.59% 92.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3926 4836 5254
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £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 91 170 166
Average hourly rate £18.46 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.70% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £50.90 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
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 28 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 28 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 33 (45.83%) Data Modelling
1 33 (45.83%) Data Architecture
2 19 (26.39%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 19 (26.39%) Finance
3 17 (23.61%) Banking
4 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 15 (20.83%) Migration
5 15 (20.83%) SQL
5 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 15 (20.83%) TOGAF
6 14 (19.44%) Big Data
6 14 (19.44%) ETL
7 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
7 13 (18.06%) Data Management
8 12 (16.67%) IBM
9 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (15.28%) Analytics
9 11 (15.28%) Master Data Management
9 11 (15.28%) Hadoop
10 10 (13.89%) Investment Banking
10 10 (13.89%) Java
11 9 (12.50%) XML
11 9 (12.50%) DataStage
11 9 (12.50%) Teradata
11 9 (12.50%) Data Integration
11 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
12 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
12 8 (11.11%) Degree
12 8 (11.11%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.56%) Apache Pig
2 3 (4.17%) SAS
3 2 (2.78%) IIS
3 2 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.39%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.78%) SPSS
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.39%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) SAN
2 4 (5.56%) NAS
3 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.17%) DNS
4 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (1.39%) DHCP
5 1 (1.39%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.39%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (19.44%) Big Data
3 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
4 11 (15.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (15.28%) Hadoop
5 9 (12.50%) MongoDB
5 9 (12.50%) DataStage
6 6 (8.33%) Data Mart
6 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
7 5 (6.94%) QlikView
8 4 (5.56%) Data Mining
8 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
9 3 (4.17%) SSDT
9 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
9 3 (4.17%) Pentaho
9 3 (4.17%) QualityStage
9 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.17%) PowerDesigner
2 3 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.78%) JUnit
3 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.39%) PVCS
4 1 (1.39%) Toad
4 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.39%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) ERwin
4 1 (1.39%) MSI
4 1 (1.39%) Subversion
4 1 (1.39%) Maven
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Banking
3 10 (13.89%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.39%) Back Office
6 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.50%) XML
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
3 3 (4.17%) .NET
3 3 (4.17%) MapReduce
3 3 (4.17%) XSD
4 2 (2.78%) MDX
4 2 (2.78%) REST
4 2 (2.78%) JSP
4 2 (2.78%) SOAP
4 2 (2.78%) HTML
5 1 (1.39%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.39%) MEAP
5 1 (1.39%) XSLT
5 1 (1.39%) ODBC
5 1 (1.39%) FpML
5 1 (1.39%) JRules
5 1 (1.39%) Lucene
5 1 (1.39%) Spring
5 1 (1.39%) Java EE
5 1 (1.39%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 7 (9.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Reference Data
4 3 (4.17%) Derivative
4 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.78%) Clustering
5 2 (2.78%) Taxonomies
5 2 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.39%) Replication
6 1 (1.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.11%) Windows
2 5 (6.94%) Solaris
2 5 (6.94%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (5.56%) UNIX
3 4 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.17%) AIX
5 2 (2.78%) HPUX
5 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Android
6 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Data Modelling
1 33 (45.83%) Data Architecture
2 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (20.83%) Migration
2 15 (20.83%) TOGAF
3 14 (19.44%) ETL
4 13 (18.06%) Data Management
5 11 (15.28%) Analytics
5 11 (15.28%) Master Data Management
6 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
7 7 (9.72%) Dimensional Modelling
7 7 (9.72%) Data Governance
7 7 (9.72%) Project Management
8 6 (8.33%) SOA
8 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (8.33%) Data Mapping
9 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.56%) Information Management
10 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.83%) SQL
2 10 (13.89%) Java
3 7 (9.72%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.56%) C++
5 2 (2.78%) Python
5 2 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (1.39%) C
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.39%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) VBA
6 1 (1.39%) XPath
6 1 (1.39%) Scala
6 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) MCSE
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.39%) ISO 9000
2 1 (1.39%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.17%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.39%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.39%) SCCM
1 1 (1.39%) Data Guard
1 1 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 19 (26.39%) Oracle
2 16 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.67%) IBM
4 9 (12.50%) Teradata
5 8 (11.11%) VMware
5 8 (11.11%) Informatica
6 5 (6.94%) Ab Initio
6 5 (6.94%) Tableau
7 4 (5.56%) Cisco
8 3 (4.17%) Talend
8 3 (4.17%) Sybase
8 3 (4.17%) Business Objects
9 2 (2.78%) SAP
9 2 (2.78%) Cognos
9 2 (2.78%) Adobe
10 1 (1.39%) Sun
10 1 (1.39%) HP
10 1 (1.39%) Dell
10 1 (1.39%) EMC
10 1 (1.39%) CA
City, London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £800 per day + negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £700 - £800 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £600 - £900 per day
Posted: 24 days ago