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 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 66 87 70
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -17
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 24 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.80% 0.21% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 0.25% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 9
Median daily rate £500 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £478
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%
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
1100 1183 1025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.71% 81.42% 78.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 600 613 620
Median daily rate £400 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 18
Median hourly rate £15.82 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £12.35 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 1 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 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 25 (62.50%) Data Modelling
3 21 (52.50%) ETL
3 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
4 17 (42.50%) Dimensional Modelling
5 15 (37.50%) Teradata
6 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (27.50%) TOGAF
7 10 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
8 9 (22.50%) Data Mapping
9 8 (20.00%) Data Management
10 7 (17.50%) Retail
10 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 6 (15.00%) Data Quality
11 6 (15.00%) Banking
11 6 (15.00%) Migration
12 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (12.50%) Data Mart
12 5 (12.50%) Retail Banking
13 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
13 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
13 4 (10.00%) ISEB
13 4 (10.00%) SAS
13 4 (10.00%) Law
14 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
14 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
14 3 (7.50%) Analytics
14 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
15 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
15 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk

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 (10.00%) SAS
2 2 (5.00%) JBoss
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (52.50%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.50%) Data Mart
4 2 (5.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (5.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
General
1 30 (75.00%) Finance
2 7 (17.50%) Retail
3 6 (15.00%) Banking
4 5 (12.50%) Retail Banking
5 4 (10.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (87.50%) Architect
2 28 (70.00%) Data Architect
3 13 (32.50%) Data Warehouse Architect
4 11 (27.50%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Data Migration Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Migration Architect
7 2 (5.00%) SAS Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior SAS Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) SOA Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.50%) Teradata Architect
8 1 (2.50%) TOGAF Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Zachman Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Data Modelling
2 21 (52.50%) ETL
3 17 (42.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 11 (27.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (27.50%) TOGAF
5 10 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
6 9 (22.50%) Data Mapping
7 8 (20.00%) Data Management
8 6 (15.00%) Migration
9 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.00%) Data Migration
10 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 3 (7.50%) Analytics
11 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
12 2 (5.00%) Investment Management
12 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
12 2 (5.00%) SOA
12 2 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (5.00%) FINREP
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Teradata
2 2 (5.00%) Informatica