The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 70 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 25 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.95% 0.25% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 0.31% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £480 £485
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.80
Data Architecture
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1067 1287 992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.36% 81.82% 78.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 661 576
Median daily rate £389 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.79% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 13
Median hourly rate £42.50 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £12.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £42.50 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 31 (75.61%) Finance
2 25 (60.98%) Data Modelling
3 22 (53.66%) Data Warehouse
4 21 (51.22%) ETL
5 17 (41.46%) Dimensional Modelling
6 15 (36.59%) Teradata
7 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (26.83%) TOGAF
8 10 (24.39%) Zachman Framework
9 9 (21.95%) Data Mapping
10 8 (19.51%) Data Management
11 7 (17.07%) Retail
11 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
12 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
12 6 (14.63%) Banking
12 6 (14.63%) Migration
13 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.20%) Data Mart
13 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
14 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
14 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
14 4 (9.76%) Law
14 4 (9.76%) SAS
14 4 (9.76%) ISEB
15 3 (7.32%) SQL
15 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
15 3 (7.32%) Analytics
15 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
15 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
16 2 (4.88%) FINREP

Data Architecture
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 (9.76%) SAS
2 2 (4.88%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (53.66%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) Data Mart
4 2 (4.88%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (4.88%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
General
1 31 (75.61%) Finance
2 7 (17.07%) Retail
3 6 (14.63%) Banking
4 5 (12.20%) Retail Banking
5 4 (9.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (85.37%) Architect
2 28 (68.29%) Data Architect
3 13 (31.71%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 11 (26.83%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.20%) Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Data Migration Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Migration Architect
7 2 (4.88%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.44%) OBIEE Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Teradata Architect
8 1 (2.44%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (2.44%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.88%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Data Modelling
2 21 (51.22%) ETL
3 17 (41.46%) Dimensional Modelling
4 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (26.83%) TOGAF
5 10 (24.39%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (21.95%) Data Mapping
7 8 (19.51%) Data Management
8 6 (14.63%) Migration
9 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (9.76%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.76%) Software Testing
11 3 (7.32%) Analytics
11 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
12 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.88%) Investment Management
12 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (4.88%) Risk Analytics
12 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.32%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.88%) FINREP
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Teradata
2 2 (4.88%) Informatica
3 1 (2.44%) Microsoft