The first table below looks at the demand 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 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 77 50 55
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 6 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.48% 1.62% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.70% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 0
Average daily rate
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£650 £388 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £498 £456 £513
% change year-on-year
+9.04% -11.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1169 939 952
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.22% 95.04% 94.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 430 429
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 22 17
Average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £22.65 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.35 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.89% -3.61%
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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 14 July 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 12 (92.31%) Data Modelling
2 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
4 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
6 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
6 4 (30.77%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (30.77%) ETL
6 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
7 3 (23.08%) JSON
7 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
7 3 (23.08%) Data Management
8 2 (15.38%) Banking
8 2 (15.38%) Retail
8 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
8 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
8 2 (15.38%) C
8 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
8 2 (15.38%) Oracle

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 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 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) RDBMS
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) PowerDesigner
2 2 (15.38%) ERwin
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Data Modelling
2 7 (53.85%) Data Architecture
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 4 (30.77%) ETL
4 4 (30.77%) Investment Management
4 4 (30.77%) Data Governance
5 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 2 (15.38%) Information Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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