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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 173 189 170
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 30 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.58% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.62% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 22
Average daily rate
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£575 £556 £518
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.37% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £450 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £495 £440
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +12.50%
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
5469 6582 5911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 93.20% 93.14% 92.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4184 4819 4369
Average daily rate £435 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 126 140
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.59 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £32.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 31 (49.21%) Data Architecture
2 26 (41.27%) Data Modelling
3 24 (38.10%) Finance
4 17 (26.98%) Banking
5 15 (23.81%) Migration
6 14 (22.22%) SQL
7 13 (20.63%) Oracle
7 13 (20.63%) Big Data
8 12 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (17.46%) Data Management
10 10 (15.87%) XML
11 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
11 9 (14.29%) Data Governance
11 9 (14.29%) Data Migration
12 8 (12.70%) Analytics
12 8 (12.70%) ETL
13 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (11.11%) UNIX
13 7 (11.11%) Linux
13 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
13 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
13 7 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
14 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
14 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (9.52%) Data Mapping
14 6 (9.52%) Teradata
14 6 (9.52%) Sybase
14 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
14 6 (9.52%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (4.76%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.17%) Apache
2 2 (3.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.59%) SAS
3 1 (1.59%) Mule
3 1 (1.59%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (1.59%) ElastiCache
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.63%) Big Data
2 12 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.94%) Data Mining
6 4 (6.35%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.76%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (4.76%) DataStage
7 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 3 (4.76%) NoSQL
7 3 (4.76%) Pentaho
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
8 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.17%) Data Mart
8 2 (3.17%) Spotfire
8 2 (3.17%) QlikView
8 2 (3.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 3 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 3 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.59%) JUnit
2 1 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.59%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 24 (38.10%) Finance
2 17 (26.98%) Banking
3 9 (14.29%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.17%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Retail
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (15.87%) XML
2 4 (6.35%) Web Services
3 3 (4.76%) XSD
3 3 (4.76%) .NET
3 3 (4.76%) REST
4 2 (3.17%) HTML
4 2 (3.17%) JSP
4 2 (3.17%) SOAP
5 1 (1.59%) XSLT
5 1 (1.59%) Middleware
5 1 (1.59%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Data Structures
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (7.94%) Derivative
2 5 (7.94%) Data Integration
3 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.76%) Credit Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.76%) Visualisation
4 3 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 2 (3.17%) Data Extraction
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.17%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.17%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.59%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.59%) Open Source
6 1 (1.59%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.11%) UNIX
1 7 (11.11%) Linux
2 4 (6.35%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Solaris
4 2 (3.17%) Oracle Linux
4 2 (3.17%) AIX
4 2 (3.17%) HPUX
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (49.21%) Data Architecture
2 26 (41.27%) Data Modelling
3 15 (23.81%) Migration
4 11 (17.46%) Data Management
5 9 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 9 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 8 (12.70%) Analytics
6 8 (12.70%) ETL
7 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 7 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
8 6 (9.52%) Data Mapping
9 5 (7.94%) Project Management
9 5 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.94%) Master Data Management
10 4 (6.35%) Physical Data Model
10 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.35%) UML
11 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 3 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) T-SQL
2 6 (9.52%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
4 4 (6.35%) Python
4 4 (6.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.17%) Ruby
5 2 (3.17%) C#
6 1 (1.59%) C++
6 1 (1.59%) XPath
6 1 (1.59%) R
6 1 (1.59%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (6.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) MCSE
2 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Apache Flume
2 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.17%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Puppet
1 2 (3.17%) Oozie
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (1.59%) Ambari
Vendors
1 13 (20.63%) Oracle
2 6 (9.52%) Teradata
2 6 (9.52%) Sybase
3 4 (6.35%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.17%) Datameer
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.59%) Informatica
6 1 (1.59%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (1.59%) Sun
6 1 (1.59%) Siebel
6 1 (1.59%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.59%) Netezza
6 1 (1.59%) MapR
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