The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 342 338 397
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +59
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 244 223 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.49% 0.48% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.52% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 149 112
Average daily rate
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£550 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £675 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £495 £450 £519
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45677 43067 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.52% 92.59% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28255 25820 27968
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1987 2538
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.24 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £41.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the England region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +22 147 £575 +3.37% 22
South East -15 33 £450 +0.55% 5
West Midlands +1 18 £475 -2.56% 2
Yorkshire +20 17 £525 +31.25% 5
North West +12 17 £531 - 1
South West -26 8 £550 +41.93%
East of England -44 1 £500 -9.09%
East Midlands - 1 - -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 243 (55.48%) Data Modelling
2 180 (41.10%) Data Architecture
3 122 (27.85%) Data Warehouse
4 107 (24.43%) Finance
5 92 (21.00%) Migration
5 92 (21.00%) Oracle
6 89 (20.32%) Business Intelligence
7 80 (18.26%) SQL
7 80 (18.26%) Data Management
8 76 (17.35%) SQL Server
9 71 (16.21%) ETL
10 66 (15.07%) Data Governance
11 65 (14.84%) Data Migration
12 63 (14.38%) Banking
13 60 (13.70%) TOGAF
14 56 (12.79%) Big Data
15 54 (12.33%) Analytics
16 52 (11.87%) Master Data Management
17 45 (10.27%) Data Integration
17 45 (10.27%) Hadoop
18 42 (9.59%) Relational Database
19 39 (8.90%) Microsoft
20 37 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
21 32 (7.31%) Data Analysis
21 32 (7.31%) Investment Banking
21 32 (7.31%) VMware
22 30 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
22 30 (6.85%) Security Cleared
23 29 (6.62%) XML
24 27 (6.16%) UML

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 10 (2.28%) Apache Pig
2 6 (1.37%) SAS
2 6 (1.37%) Apache
3 5 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (0.68%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.46%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.46%) IIS
6 2 (0.46%) Apache ServiceMix
6 2 (0.46%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.23%) GemFire
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.23%) Magnolia
7 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.23%) Drupal
7 1 (0.23%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (2.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.46%) SPSS
3 2 (0.46%) MS Office
3 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) MS Project
4 1 (0.23%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.91%) SAP ERP
3 3 (0.68%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.46%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 2 (0.46%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.23%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.23%) MoSes
5 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.37%) SaaS
2 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (4.79%) SAN
2 16 (3.65%) NAS
3 9 (2.05%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.37%) Network Security
5 4 (0.91%) DNS
5 4 (0.91%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.68%) Internet
7 2 (0.46%) Firewall
7 2 (0.46%) DHCP
7 2 (0.46%) OpenLDAP
8 1 (0.23%) IPv4
8 1 (0.23%) IPv6
8 1 (0.23%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.23%) Multicast
8 1 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.23%) 4G
8 1 (0.23%) IKE
8 1 (0.23%) SNMP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (27.85%) Data Warehouse
2 76 (17.35%) SQL Server
3 56 (12.79%) Big Data
4 45 (10.27%) Hadoop
5 42 (9.59%) Relational Database
6 30 (6.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (5.71%) Oracle Database
8 24 (5.48%) Data Mining
9 22 (5.02%) MongoDB
10 21 (4.79%) NoSQL
11 18 (4.11%) RDBMS
12 14 (3.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 13 (2.97%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (2.74%) Oracle Database 11g
14 12 (2.74%) Data Mart
15 11 (2.51%) MySQL
16 10 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 10 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
16 10 (2.28%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 23 (5.25%) ERwin
2 13 (2.97%) Visual Studio
3 11 (2.51%) PowerDesigner
4 10 (2.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.83%) Talend Open Studio
6 6 (1.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.46%) JUnit
8 2 (0.46%) Maven
8 2 (0.46%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) PVCS
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
9 1 (0.23%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 107 (24.43%) Finance
2 63 (14.38%) Banking
3 32 (7.31%) Investment Banking
4 25 (5.71%) Retail
5 17 (3.88%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (2.74%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.51%) Manufacturing
7 11 (2.51%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.14%) Marketing
9 4 (0.91%) Legal
10 3 (0.68%) Front Office
10 3 (0.68%) Games
10 3 (0.68%) Billing
11 2 (0.46%) Back Office
11 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.46%) Automotive
12 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.23%) Military
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.62%) XML
2 9 (2.05%) Web Services
3 8 (1.83%) XSD
3 8 (1.83%) .NET
4 7 (1.60%) XSLT
4 7 (1.60%) MapReduce
5 5 (1.14%) Apache Camel
6 4 (0.91%) SOAP
6 4 (0.91%) REST
7 3 (0.68%) JSON
7 3 (0.68%) XML Schema
7 3 (0.68%) Middleware
7 3 (0.68%) JRules
8 2 (0.46%) FpML
8 2 (0.46%) HTML
8 2 (0.46%) JSP
8 2 (0.46%) MDX
8 2 (0.46%) Apache CXF
8 2 (0.46%) RESTful
9 1 (0.23%) MEAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (10.27%) Data Integration
2 21 (4.79%) Management Information System
2 21 (4.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.20%) Reference Data
4 12 (2.74%) Open Source
5 10 (2.28%) Data Extraction
6 8 (1.83%) Visualisation
6 8 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.60%) Pharmacovigilance
8 6 (1.37%) Taxonomies
8 6 (1.37%) Clustering
8 6 (1.37%) Mobile Payment
9 5 (1.14%) Credit Risk
9 5 (1.14%) Market Risk
9 5 (1.14%) Derivative
10 4 (0.91%) Replication
10 4 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
11 3 (0.68%) Online Games
11 3 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
11 3 (0.68%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.79%) UNIX
1 21 (4.79%) Windows
2 17 (3.88%) Solaris
3 16 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (2.97%) AIX
5 12 (2.74%) Linux
6 11 (2.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.83%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.46%) HPUX
10 1 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) MVS
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (55.48%) Data Modelling
2 180 (41.10%) Data Architecture
3 92 (21.00%) Migration
4 89 (20.32%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (18.26%) Data Management
6 71 (16.21%) ETL
7 66 (15.07%) Data Governance
8 65 (14.84%) Data Migration
9 60 (13.70%) TOGAF
10 54 (12.33%) Analytics
11 52 (11.87%) Master Data Management
12 37 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
13 32 (7.31%) Data Analysis
14 27 (6.16%) UML
15 26 (5.94%) SOA
16 24 (5.48%) Project Management
16 24 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
17 23 (5.25%) Data Mapping
18 22 (5.02%) Dimensional Modelling
19 20 (4.57%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (18.26%) SQL
2 20 (4.57%) T-SQL
2 20 (4.57%) Java
3 7 (1.60%) PL/SQL
4 4 (0.91%) C++
4 4 (0.91%) Python
4 4 (0.91%) R
5 3 (0.68%) C
6 2 (0.46%) C#
6 2 (0.46%) VB
6 2 (0.46%) XPath
6 2 (0.46%) Scala
7 1 (0.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.23%) ABAP
7 1 (0.23%) VBA
7 1 (0.23%) Perl
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (6.85%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.71%) Degree
3 22 (5.02%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.60%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.91%) MCSE
7 2 (0.46%) PhD
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.23%) CCIE
8 1 (0.23%) CCNP
8 1 (0.23%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.25%) Data Quality
2 3 (0.68%) FATCA
2 3 (0.68%) Dodd-Frank
2 3 (0.68%) QA
2 3 (0.68%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.46%) SLA
3 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) MiFID
4 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) Basel III
4 1 (0.23%) COREP
4 1 (0.23%) FINREP
4 1 (0.23%) EMIR
4 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
System Software
1 25 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.57%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.51%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.83%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.60%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.46%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.23%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 11 (2.51%) Tivoli
2 10 (2.28%) Data Guard
3 3 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.46%) SCCM
5 1 (0.23%) Ambari
5 1 (0.23%) Oozie
Vendors
1 92 (21.00%) Oracle
2 39 (8.90%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.31%) VMware
4 27 (6.16%) IBM
4 27 (6.16%) Informatica
5 20 (4.57%) Teradata
6 18 (4.11%) SAP
7 16 (3.65%) Cisco
8 13 (2.97%) Ab Initio
9 9 (2.05%) Tableau
9 9 (2.05%) Siebel
9 9 (2.05%) Sybase
9 9 (2.05%) CA
10 8 (1.83%) Talend
10 8 (1.83%) Netezza
11 6 (1.37%) Business Objects
11 6 (1.37%) Cognos
12 5 (1.14%) Trillium
12 5 (1.14%) Sun
12 5 (1.14%) BMC
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