The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh 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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 76 64 64
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 11 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.76% 0.82% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.90% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£500 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £565 £573
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 - -
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 Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1107 819
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.74% 91.26% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 583 396
Average daily rate £388 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 21 25
Average hourly rate £15.77 £16.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £37.00 £27.50
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 Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Architect across the Edinburgh region.

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
2 10 (62.50%) Finance
3 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
4 8 (50.00%) Banking
4 8 (50.00%) Data Management
5 5 (31.25%) DB2
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) Informatica
5 5 (31.25%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) ETL
6 4 (25.00%) ERwin
6 4 (25.00%) Teradata
6 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
6 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) Sybase
7 3 (18.75%) OLAP
7 3 (18.75%) CRM
7 3 (18.75%) Cognos
7 3 (18.75%) SAS
7 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (18.75%) SPSS
7 3 (18.75%) Data Security
7 3 (18.75%) Information Management
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
7 3 (18.75%) Reference Data
7 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Social Media

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (18.75%) SAS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) LAN
1 2 (12.50%) WAN
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (31.25%) DB2
2 3 (18.75%) OLAP
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SAP HANA
3 1 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) ERwin
2 1 (6.25%) PowerDesigner
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Reference Data
1 3 (18.75%) Social Media
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) Data Modelling
2 9 (56.25%) Data Architecture
3 8 (50.00%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
5 4 (25.00%) ETL
5 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
5 4 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (18.75%) Performance Management
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
6 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Data Security
6 3 (18.75%) Information Management
6 3 (18.75%) Information Architecture
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
8 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Informatica
2 4 (25.00%) Teradata
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Sybase
3 3 (18.75%) Cognos
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) Veeam
5 1 (6.25%) Veritas
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
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