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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 171 156 172
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 25 46 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.69% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.74% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 39 19
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £690 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - -
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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
5189 6212 5579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.83% 93.41% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4020 4517 4147
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 110 147
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £12.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £34.30 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 26 (46.43%) Data Architecture
2 23 (41.07%) Data Modelling
3 22 (39.29%) Finance
4 17 (30.36%) Banking
5 15 (26.79%) Big Data
6 10 (17.86%) Migration
6 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
6 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (17.86%) SQL
6 10 (17.86%) Oracle
7 9 (16.07%) Data Governance
8 8 (14.29%) Analytics
8 8 (14.29%) Data Management
8 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
9 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
9 7 (12.50%) XML
10 6 (10.71%) Data Structures
10 6 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
10 6 (10.71%) Apache Hive
10 6 (10.71%) UNIX
10 6 (10.71%) Linux
10 6 (10.71%) Sybase
10 6 (10.71%) ETL
10 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (10.71%) Teradata
10 6 (10.71%) Data Mapping
10 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
11 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
11 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
11 5 (8.93%) Derivative

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 3 (5.36%) Apache Pig
1 3 (5.36%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) IIS
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Mule
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.79%) ElastiCache
1 1 (1.79%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SAN
1 1 (1.79%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) Big Data
2 10 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (17.86%) Hadoop
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (10.71%) Apache Hive
5 4 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.36%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.57%) DB2
7 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.57%) DataStage
7 2 (3.57%) Data Mart
7 2 (3.57%) Spotfire
7 2 (3.57%) QlikView
7 2 (3.57%) Pentaho
7 2 (3.57%) Sqoop
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.79%) HCatalog
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (39.29%) Finance
2 17 (30.36%) Banking
3 8 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.36%) Retail
6 2 (3.57%) Back Office
7 1 (1.79%) Electronics
7 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.79%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (3.57%) XSD
2 2 (3.57%) REST
3 1 (1.79%) XSLT
3 1 (1.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.79%) FpML
3 1 (1.79%) HTML
3 1 (1.79%) .NET
3 1 (1.79%) JSP
3 1 (1.79%) SOAP
3 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Data Structures
2 5 (8.93%) Derivative
2 5 (8.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.36%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (5.36%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.57%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.57%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.57%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.79%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.79%) DTV
6 1 (1.79%) Open Source
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) UNIX
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
2 2 (3.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.79%) AIX
3 1 (1.79%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Data Architecture
2 23 (41.07%) Data Modelling
3 10 (17.86%) Migration
4 9 (16.07%) Data Governance
5 8 (14.29%) Analytics
5 8 (14.29%) Data Management
6 6 (10.71%) ETL
6 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (10.71%) Logical Data Model
6 6 (10.71%) Data Mapping
6 6 (10.71%) Data Migration
7 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.14%) UML
8 4 (7.14%) MapReduce
8 4 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
9 3 (5.36%) Master Data Management
9 3 (5.36%) Project Management
9 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) Python
2 5 (8.93%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.57%) R
4 2 (3.57%) Ruby
4 2 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) Perl
5 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
5 1 (1.79%) XPath
5 1 (1.79%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.36%) Apache Flume
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.79%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Oozie
2 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.57%) Puppet
2 2 (3.57%) Ambari
3 1 (1.79%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 6 (10.71%) Sybase
2 6 (10.71%) Teradata
3 3 (5.36%) IBM
4 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 2 (3.57%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.57%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.57%) Datameer
4 2 (3.57%) MapR
4 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.79%) Cognos
5 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.79%) Sun
5 1 (1.79%) GoldenSource
5 1 (1.79%) Netezza
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