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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 142 179 168
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 22 21 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.65% 0.39% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 31
Median daily rate £538 £588 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.51% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £482 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £675 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £468
% change year-on-year
- +6.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
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
3220 5178 5652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 95.18% 95.03% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2626 3954 4237
Median daily rate £473 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £276 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 93 74
Median hourly rate £21.78 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.63% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.57 £28.30 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 23 (46.94%) Data Modelling
1 23 (46.94%) Data Architecture
2 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Data Management
2 18 (36.73%) SQL
3 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (22.45%) UML
6 10 (20.41%) Big Data
6 10 (20.41%) Master Data Management
7 9 (18.37%) ETL
8 7 (14.29%) Analytics
8 7 (14.29%) Banking
9 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
9 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
9 6 (12.24%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (10.20%) Apache Spark
10 5 (10.20%) Migration
10 5 (10.20%) Web Services
10 5 (10.20%) Java
10 5 (10.20%) Oracle
10 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
10 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
10 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
11 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (8.16%) FIX Protocol
11 4 (8.16%) Data Integration

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 (10.20%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.08%) FileNet
2 2 (4.08%) IBM Domino
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) Apache
3 1 (2.04%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.04%) Confluence
3 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.08%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) Firewall
1 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
1 1 (2.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.69%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (20.41%) Big Data
3 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (8.16%) Data Mining
5 4 (8.16%) OLTP
5 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (6.12%) Apache Hive
6 3 (6.12%) Impala
7 2 (4.08%) Data Mart
7 2 (4.08%) MariaDB
7 2 (4.08%) MySQL
7 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.04%) QlikView
8 1 (2.04%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) ERwin
2 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 18 (36.73%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.04%) Back Office
5 1 (2.04%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) Web Services
2 4 (8.16%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (8.16%) FpML
2 4 (8.16%) XML
3 3 (6.12%) Middleware
4 2 (4.08%) .NET
4 2 (4.08%) JSON
4 2 (4.08%) XSD
5 1 (2.04%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.04%) Cascading
5 1 (2.04%) Kafka
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (2.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.16%) Data Integration
2 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.08%) Reinsurance
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) CMDB
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.04%) Fintech
4 1 (2.04%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
1 1 (2.04%) Unix
1 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Data Architecture
1 23 (46.94%) Data Modelling
2 18 (36.73%) Data Management
3 14 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
4 11 (22.45%) UML
5 10 (20.41%) Master Data Management
6 9 (18.37%) ETL
7 7 (14.29%) Analytics
8 6 (12.24%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (10.20%) Data Migration
9 5 (10.20%) Migration
10 4 (8.16%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Data Governance
10 4 (8.16%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (8.16%) OO
11 3 (6.12%) Information Architecture
11 3 (6.12%) MapReduce
11 3 (6.12%) Physical Data Model
11 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (36.73%) SQL
2 5 (10.20%) Java
3 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) R
5 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
1 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.12%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.24%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.12%) ISO20022
2 3 (6.12%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.04%) MiFID
3 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Flume
1 2 (4.08%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Oozie
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle
3 4 (8.16%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.08%) Murex
5 1 (2.04%) Bloomberg
5 1 (2.04%) Cisco
5 1 (2.04%) Cognos
5 1 (2.04%) F5
5 1 (2.04%) MapR
5 1 (2.04%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Tableau
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