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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 68 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.69% 0.86% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 0
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £480
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
1220 1070 963
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.06% 92.00% 94.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 494 459
Average daily rate £388 £358 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 32 26
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.70 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

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 21 October 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 14 (93.33%) Data Modelling
2 9 (60.00%) Finance
3 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
4 7 (46.67%) ETL
5 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (26.67%) Banking
7 4 (26.67%) Data Management
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
7 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 4 (26.67%) ERwin
8 3 (20.00%) Teradata
8 3 (20.00%) .NET
8 3 (20.00%) Informatica
8 3 (20.00%) XML
8 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
8 3 (20.00%) JSON
9 2 (13.33%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
9 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
9 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (13.33%) Information Management
9 2 (13.33%) Big Data
9 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
9 2 (13.33%) Social Media

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (13.33%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (13.33%) DB2
5 2 (13.33%) OLAP
5 2 (13.33%) Big Data
6 1 (6.67%) SAP HANA
6 1 (6.67%) SAP BW
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) ERwin
2 2 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) XML
1 3 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Reference Data
1 2 (13.33%) Social Media
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Data Modelling
2 8 (53.33%) Data Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) ETL
4 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (26.67%) Data Management
6 3 (20.00%) Master Data Management
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
7 2 (13.33%) Information Architecture
7 2 (13.33%) Information Management
7 2 (13.33%) Data Security
7 2 (13.33%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
8 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
8 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Informatica
1 3 (20.00%) Teradata
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Sybase
2 2 (13.33%) Cognos
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
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