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 1 June 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 179 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 18 36 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.33% 0.61% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.66% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 27
Average daily rate
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£588 £625 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £393 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £702 £660
UK excluding London average daily rate £510 £460 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £72.50
Data Architect
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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
5041 5426 5956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.72% 92.37% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3854 4072 4406
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £601 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 74 135
Average hourly rate £19.72 £18.10 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% -11.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.05 £46.23 £129.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

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 1 June 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 1 June 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 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (39.53%) Data Architecture
4 16 (37.21%) Banking
4 16 (37.21%) Data Modelling
5 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Big Data
6 10 (23.26%) Data Management
7 9 (20.93%) Data Governance
7 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (20.93%) ETL
8 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
8 8 (18.60%) Analytics
9 7 (16.28%) Master Data Management
9 7 (16.28%) Logical Data Model
9 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
10 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
10 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
10 6 (13.95%) Migration
10 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (11.63%) SDLC
11 5 (11.63%) Teradata
11 5 (11.63%) SAP
11 5 (11.63%) Oracle
11 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
11 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
12 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
12 4 (9.30%) Release Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 3 (6.98%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.65%) SAS
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (25.58%) Big Data
3 7 (16.28%) Hadoop
4 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
5 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.63%) NoSQL
6 4 (9.30%) Apache Hive
7 3 (6.98%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (6.98%) DB2
8 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects XI
8 2 (4.65%) QlikView
8 2 (4.65%) Star Schema
8 2 (4.65%) Sqoop
9 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.33%) HCatalog
9 1 (2.33%) Riak
9 1 (2.33%) Mahout
9 1 (2.33%) DataStage
9 1 (2.33%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ERwin
2 1 (2.33%) Toad
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
General
1 27 (62.79%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Banking
3 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
4 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) FpML
1 3 (6.98%) XML
1 3 (6.98%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) XML Schema
2 1 (2.33%) JMS
2 1 (2.33%) XSD
2 1 (2.33%) XSLT
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
3 4 (9.30%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) DTV
5 1 (2.33%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.33%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Data Architecture
2 16 (37.21%) Data Modelling
3 10 (23.26%) Data Management
4 9 (20.93%) Data Governance
4 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (20.93%) ETL
5 8 (18.60%) Analytics
6 7 (16.28%) Master Data Management
6 7 (16.28%) Logical Data Model
6 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (13.95%) TOGAF
7 6 (13.95%) Migration
8 5 (11.63%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) Release Management
9 4 (9.30%) Investment Management
10 3 (6.98%) CRM
10 3 (6.98%) Change Management
10 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.98%) Data Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) Java
3 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
4 1 (2.33%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.33%) HDFS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Oozie
1 2 (4.65%) Ambari
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Teradata
1 5 (11.63%) SAP
1 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) Informatica
3 3 (6.98%) Business Objects
4 2 (4.65%) Tableau
4 2 (4.65%) Hortonworks
4 2 (4.65%) GoldenSource
4 2 (4.65%) Netezza
4 2 (4.65%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.65%) MapR
5 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.33%) Intel
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
City, London
Salt
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago