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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architect
Rank 166 165 147
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 25 33 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.49% 0.56% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.60% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 35
Average daily rate
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£600 £575 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £435 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
4771 5502 5333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.95% 93.32% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3654 3867 3953
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 88 128
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £33.21 £72.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.15 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.00%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 23 (41.82%) Data Architecture
3 20 (36.36%) Banking
4 16 (29.09%) Data Modelling
5 13 (23.64%) Big Data
6 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking
7 10 (18.18%) Data Management
8 8 (14.55%) Oracle
8 8 (14.55%) Migration
8 8 (14.55%) Data Governance
9 7 (12.73%) Analytics
9 7 (12.73%) Master Data Management
9 7 (12.73%) ETL
10 6 (10.91%) Linux
10 6 (10.91%) Sybase
10 6 (10.91%) Teradata
10 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
10 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (10.91%) Apache Hive
10 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
10 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
10 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (10.91%) Logical Data Model
11 5 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
11 5 (9.09%) MapReduce
11 5 (9.09%) Python
11 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (5.45%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.64%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.82%) SAS
3 1 (1.82%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.82%) ElastiCache
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon ElastiCache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (23.64%) Big Data
2 11 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (10.91%) Apache Hive
3 6 (10.91%) NoSQL
4 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.27%) DB2
5 3 (5.45%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (5.45%) Data Mining
6 2 (3.64%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.64%) QlikView
6 2 (3.64%) Sqoop
6 2 (3.64%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
7 1 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.82%) HCatalog
7 1 (1.82%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.82%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.82%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.82%) Toad
2 1 (1.82%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.82%) ERwin
2 1 (1.82%) JIRA
General
1 28 (50.91%) Finance
2 20 (36.36%) Banking
3 10 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 4 (7.27%) Financial Institution
4 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.45%) Retail
6 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.82%) Marketing
6 1 (1.82%) Back Office
6 1 (1.82%) Electronics
6 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) XML
2 2 (3.64%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.82%) REST
3 1 (1.82%) XSD
3 1 (1.82%) XSLT
3 1 (1.82%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 4 (7.27%) Visualisation
3 3 (5.45%) Credit Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Interest Rate Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Equity Derivative
3 3 (5.45%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.82%) Open Source
5 1 (1.82%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) UNIX
3 2 (3.64%) Oracle Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Data Architecture
2 16 (29.09%) Data Modelling
3 10 (18.18%) Data Management
4 8 (14.55%) Migration
4 8 (14.55%) Data Governance
5 7 (12.73%) Analytics
5 7 (12.73%) Master Data Management
5 7 (12.73%) ETL
6 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
6 6 (10.91%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (10.91%) Data Migration
6 6 (10.91%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (9.09%) MapReduce
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.27%) Release Management
9 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (9.09%) Python
3 4 (7.27%) Shell Script
3 4 (7.27%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
6 1 (1.82%) Scala
6 1 (1.82%) R
6 1 (1.82%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.64%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
1 2 (3.64%) Ambari
1 2 (3.64%) Oozie
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 6 (10.91%) Sybase
2 6 (10.91%) Teradata
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 3 (5.45%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) TIBCO
5 2 (3.64%) GoldenSource
5 2 (3.64%) Netezza
5 2 (3.64%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.64%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.64%) Datameer
5 2 (3.64%) MapR
6 1 (1.82%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.82%) Business Objects
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