The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the City of London region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 143 173 161
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 21 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.63% 0.43% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.45% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 23 37
Median daily rate £544 £600 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £460 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £670 £685
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £513 £500
% change year-on-year
-3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
Data Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3178 5518 5658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.67% 94.79% 94.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2581 4245 4207
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 99 73
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £37.05 £31.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the City of London region that featured Data Architect in the job title.

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 25 June 2016.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 City of London region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 26 (54.17%) Data Modelling
2 22 (45.83%) Data Architecture
3 20 (41.67%) Finance
4 18 (37.50%) SQL
4 18 (37.50%) Data Management
5 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (22.92%) Master Data Management
7 10 (20.83%) UML
7 10 (20.83%) Banking
8 9 (18.75%) ETL
8 9 (18.75%) Big Data
9 7 (14.58%) Analytics
9 7 (14.58%) Data Quality
10 6 (12.50%) Java
10 6 (12.50%) Migration
10 6 (12.50%) ERwin
10 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
10 6 (12.50%) Data Migration
11 5 (10.42%) Data Integration
11 5 (10.42%) Oracle
11 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
11 5 (10.42%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
12 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
12 4 (8.33%) Solvency II
12 4 (8.33%) Web Services
12 4 (8.33%) XML
12 4 (8.33%) IBM

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 5 (10.42%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.17%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.17%) FileNet
2 2 (4.17%) IBM Domino
2 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Confluence
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.17%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.08%) Network Security
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (18.75%) Big Data
3 6 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Hive
5 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 3 (6.25%) Impala
7 2 (4.17%) Data Mart
7 2 (4.17%) MariaDB
7 2 (4.17%) MySQL
7 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
7 2 (4.17%) OLTP
7 2 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) ERwin
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
General
1 20 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 4 (8.33%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.08%) Back Office
5 1 (2.08%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
1 4 (8.33%) XML
2 3 (6.25%) FIX Protocol
2 3 (6.25%) FpML
3 2 (4.17%) .NET
3 2 (4.17%) JSON
3 2 (4.17%) Middleware
3 2 (4.17%) XSD
4 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.08%) Cascading
4 1 (2.08%) EDI
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.08%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.08%) CMDB
4 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.08%) Linux
1 1 (2.08%) Unix
1 1 (2.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) Data Modelling
2 22 (45.83%) Data Architecture
3 18 (37.50%) Data Management
4 15 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.92%) Master Data Management
6 10 (20.83%) UML
7 9 (18.75%) ETL
8 7 (14.58%) Analytics
9 6 (12.50%) Data Migration
9 6 (12.50%) Migration
10 5 (10.42%) Logical Data Model
11 4 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) Data Validation
11 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
11 4 (8.33%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.33%) Validation
12 3 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) PHP
4 1 (2.08%) R
4 1 (2.08%) Scala
4 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.33%) Solvency II
3 2 (4.17%) ISO20022
3 2 (4.17%) QA
4 1 (2.08%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle
2 4 (8.33%) IBM
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.25%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.17%) Murex
5 1 (2.08%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.08%) Cognos
5 1 (2.08%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.08%) MapR
5 1 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.08%) SAP