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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architecture
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 71 79 78
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.89% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 1.07% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 2
Median daily rate £375 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

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
708 1216 1102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.49% 83.34% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 649 623
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 11
Median hourly rate £15.00 £39.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.53% +36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.67 £15.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 £70.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 25 February 2017, 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 5 (55.56%) Migration
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) SAS
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) Teradata
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
4 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management

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 5 (55.56%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (22.22%) SAS EBI
4 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
4 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ERwin
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Architect
2 5 (55.56%) Data Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Business Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Data Modelling
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
3 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (22.22%) Data Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (11.11%) Data Management
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Cloudera
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Teradata