The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 180 161 181
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 21 33 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.62% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 28
Average daily rate
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£600 £601 £569
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +5.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £466
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £670 £683
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £495 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.53% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £72.50
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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
5393 5319 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.43% 92.41% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4151 3926 4767
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £263 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 76 164
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.58 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.64% -7.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £32.03 £51.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015, 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 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 24 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (42.31%) Data Modelling
4 21 (40.38%) Data Architecture
5 16 (30.77%) Banking
5 16 (30.77%) SQL
6 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (26.92%) ETL
7 13 (25.00%) Big Data
7 13 (25.00%) Analytics
8 11 (21.15%) Data Management
9 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
9 9 (17.31%) Data Governance
9 9 (17.31%) Oracle
9 9 (17.31%) Logical Data Model
10 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
11 7 (13.46%) Migration
11 7 (13.46%) Informatica
11 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (13.46%) Master Data Management
12 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
12 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
13 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
13 5 (9.62%) Teradata
13 5 (9.62%) IBM
13 5 (9.62%) SAP

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (3.85%) SAS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (46.15%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (25.00%) Big Data
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.62%) Hadoop
5 4 (7.69%) QlikView
6 3 (5.77%) DB2
6 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.77%) Star Schema
6 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.77%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) DataStage
7 2 (3.85%) Text Mining
7 2 (3.85%) OLTP
7 2 (3.85%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.85%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) ERwin
2 1 (1.92%) JIRA
2 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 31 (59.62%) Finance
2 16 (30.77%) Banking
3 9 (17.31%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.85%) Retail
6 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) XML
1 3 (5.77%) FpML
1 3 (5.77%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.92%) RESTful
2 1 (1.92%) Web Services
2 1 (1.92%) XSD
2 1 (1.92%) XSLT
2 1 (1.92%) JMS
2 1 (1.92%) XML Schema
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 7 (13.46%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.62%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.92%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.92%) New Media
6 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.92%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) UNIX
1 1 (1.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) Data Modelling
2 21 (40.38%) Data Architecture
3 14 (26.92%) ETL
3 14 (26.92%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (25.00%) Analytics
5 11 (21.15%) Data Management
6 9 (17.31%) Data Governance
6 9 (17.31%) Logical Data Model
7 7 (13.46%) Master Data Management
7 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (13.46%) Migration
8 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
9 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.62%) SDLC
10 4 (7.69%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (7.69%) CRM
10 4 (7.69%) Investment Management
10 4 (7.69%) Release Management
11 3 (5.77%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.85%) T-SQL
2 2 (3.85%) C
2 2 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) PhD
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.92%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.92%) HDFS
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ambari
1 1 (1.92%) Oozie
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Informatica
3 5 (9.62%) IBM
3 5 (9.62%) SAP
3 5 (9.62%) Teradata
4 4 (7.69%) Tableau
5 3 (5.77%) Business Objects
6 2 (3.85%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.85%) Sybase
6 2 (3.85%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) Netezza
7 1 (1.92%) Intel
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Cognos
7 1 (1.92%) Cisco
7 1 (1.92%) GoldenSource
7 1 (1.92%) Hortonworks
7 1 (1.92%) MapR
7 1 (1.92%) Cyber-Ark
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