The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 59 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 13 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.43% 1.67% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.49% 1.75% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 4
Median daily rate £463 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £450 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £540 £520 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £56.25 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +47.05%
Data Architect
Scotland

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
874 1430 1407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.47% 95.59% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 705 757
Median daily rate £400 £380 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £265 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 15 18
Median hourly rate £25.00 £19.02 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.44% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.77 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £41.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Edinburgh region that featured Data Architect in the job title.

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 10 December 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Information Architecture
3 20 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 17 (36.96%) Data Modelling
6 16 (34.78%) Finance
7 15 (32.61%) Degree
7 15 (32.61%) Data Architecture
8 12 (26.09%) ETL
8 12 (26.09%) Spatial Data
9 11 (23.91%) GIS
9 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (19.57%) Teradata
10 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
11 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
12 6 (13.04%) PostGIS
13 5 (10.87%) Logical Data Model
13 5 (10.87%) Physical Data Model
13 5 (10.87%) Migration
13 5 (10.87%) Data Mapping
14 4 (8.70%) Banking
14 4 (8.70%) Retail
14 4 (8.70%) ESRI
14 4 (8.70%) SAS
14 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 3 (6.52%) Big Data
15 3 (6.52%) Cloudera
15 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Spatial Data
2 11 (23.91%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (23.91%) GIS
3 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.52%) Big Data
4 3 (6.52%) Hadoop
5 2 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.35%) SAS EBI
6 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
6 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.17%) PowerCenter
6 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) ERwin
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) Selenium
General
1 16 (34.78%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
2 4 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) AIX
1 1 (2.17%) HPUX
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (43.48%) Domain-Driven Design
3 20 (43.48%) Information Architecture
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 17 (36.96%) Data Modelling
6 15 (32.61%) Data Architecture
7 12 (26.09%) ETL
8 9 (19.57%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (17.39%) Dimensional Modelling
9 8 (17.39%) TOGAF
10 5 (10.87%) Data Mapping
10 5 (10.87%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Physical Data Model
11 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.52%) Data Governance
12 2 (4.35%) Data Management
12 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
12 2 (4.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (19.57%) Teradata
2 4 (8.70%) ESRI
3 3 (6.52%) Cloudera
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Informatica