The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 356 377 407
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +30
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 244 197 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 137 97
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£550 £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £675 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47557 44759 49184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.01% 92.80% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29593 27372 28112
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1907 1958 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +37 138 £575 +4.54% 19
South East +2 28 £494 +9.72% 3
West Midlands -8 17 £450 -5.26%
East of England -18 17 £475 -13.63% 3
North West - 14 £500 - 2
South West -54 13 £475 -2.56% 10
Yorkshire +7 11 £425 +6.25%
Midlands - - - -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 231 (52.50%) Data Modelling
2 188 (42.73%) Data Architecture
3 125 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
4 102 (23.18%) Data Management
5 101 (22.95%) Oracle
6 98 (22.27%) Finance
7 87 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
8 82 (18.64%) SQL Server
9 80 (18.18%) Migration
10 79 (17.95%) SQL
11 73 (16.59%) Big Data
12 71 (16.14%) Data Governance
13 70 (15.91%) Master Data Management
14 69 (15.68%) Banking
15 68 (15.45%) Analytics
16 65 (14.77%) TOGAF
17 61 (13.86%) Hadoop
18 60 (13.64%) ETL
19 54 (12.27%) Data Migration
20 51 (11.59%) Microsoft
21 42 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
22 38 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
23 37 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
24 36 (8.18%) Data Integration
24 36 (8.18%) Relational Database
25 35 (7.95%) Investment Banking
25 35 (7.95%) Data Analysis
26 34 (7.73%) MongoDB
27 32 (7.27%) Security Cleared
28 30 (6.82%) NoSQL

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (2.05%) Apache Pig
2 6 (1.36%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (1.36%) Apache
3 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.14%) SAS
4 4 (0.91%) Magnolia
4 4 (0.91%) Drupal
5 2 (0.45%) Apache ServiceMix
5 2 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.45%) IIS
5 2 (0.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.23%) CICS
6 1 (0.23%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (2.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.45%) MS Project
4 2 (0.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Stata
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.68%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.82%) SaaS
2 4 (0.91%) PaaS
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.68%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.45%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.23%) SAN
2 16 (3.64%) NAS
3 8 (1.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.14%) Internet
4 5 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.14%) Network Security
5 4 (0.91%) LAN
5 4 (0.91%) WAN
5 4 (0.91%) LDAP
6 3 (0.68%) DNS
6 3 (0.68%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.23%) Firewall
7 1 (0.23%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.23%) 3G
7 1 (0.23%) VPN
7 1 (0.23%) DHCP
7 1 (0.23%) VoIP
7 1 (0.23%) RANAP
7 1 (0.23%) 4G
7 1 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (28.41%) Data Warehouse
2 82 (18.64%) SQL Server
3 73 (16.59%) Big Data
4 61 (13.86%) Hadoop
5 36 (8.18%) Relational Database
6 34 (7.73%) MongoDB
7 30 (6.82%) NoSQL
8 26 (5.91%) Oracle Database
9 21 (4.77%) Data Mining
10 19 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 19 (4.32%) DB2
11 17 (3.86%) MySQL
12 16 (3.64%) RDBMS
12 16 (3.64%) Apache Hive
13 15 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
13 15 (3.41%) Apache Cassandra
14 14 (3.18%) DataStage
15 13 (2.95%) SQL Server 2008
16 12 (2.73%) Couchbase
17 10 (2.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 23 (5.23%) ERwin
2 11 (2.50%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (1.59%) PowerDesigner
6 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 3 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.45%) JUnit
8 2 (0.45%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) PVCS
9 1 (0.23%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
9 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
General
1 98 (22.27%) Finance
2 69 (15.68%) Banking
3 35 (7.95%) Investment Banking
4 20 (4.55%) Retail
5 12 (2.73%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (1.59%) Retail Banking
7 7 (1.59%) Marketing
8 4 (0.91%) Games
9 3 (0.68%) Legal
9 3 (0.68%) Front Office
10 2 (0.45%) Billing
10 2 (0.45%) Back Office
10 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.45%) Automotive
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.82%) XML
2 11 (2.50%) Web Services
3 10 (2.27%) XSLT
4 8 (1.82%) XSD
5 7 (1.59%) JSON
6 6 (1.36%) SOAP
6 6 (1.36%) .NET
6 6 (1.36%) FpML
7 4 (0.91%) REST
8 3 (0.68%) Middleware
8 3 (0.68%) XML Schema
8 3 (0.68%) Apache Camel
9 2 (0.45%) OSGi
9 2 (0.45%) Restlet
9 2 (0.45%) jQuery
9 2 (0.45%) GWT
9 2 (0.45%) Apache Wicket
9 2 (0.45%) RichFaces
9 2 (0.45%) RESTful
9 2 (0.45%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (8.18%) Data Integration
3 24 (5.45%) Management Information System
4 19 (4.32%) Open Source
5 17 (3.86%) Visualisation
5 17 (3.86%) Reference Data
6 15 (3.41%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (1.82%) Pharmacovigilance
7 8 (1.82%) Data Extraction
7 8 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.36%) Mobile Payment
9 6 (1.36%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.36%) Clustering
10 4 (0.91%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.91%) Mashup
10 4 (0.91%) CESG
11 3 (0.68%) Replication
11 3 (0.68%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.23%) UNIX
2 22 (5.00%) Windows
3 17 (3.86%) Solaris
3 17 (3.86%) Linux
4 16 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (2.95%) AIX
6 10 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.45%) HPUX
10 1 (0.23%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.23%) MVS
10 1 (0.23%) Android
10 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 231 (52.50%) Data Modelling
2 188 (42.73%) Data Architecture
3 102 (23.18%) Data Management
4 87 (19.77%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (18.18%) Migration
6 71 (16.14%) Data Governance
7 70 (15.91%) Master Data Management
8 68 (15.45%) Analytics
9 65 (14.77%) TOGAF
10 60 (13.64%) ETL
11 54 (12.27%) Data Migration
12 38 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
13 37 (8.41%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (7.95%) Data Analysis
15 28 (6.36%) Project Management
16 27 (6.14%) Data Mapping
16 27 (6.14%) SOA
17 24 (5.45%) UML
18 23 (5.23%) Business Analysis
19 22 (5.00%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 79 (17.95%) SQL
2 20 (4.55%) Java
3 15 (3.41%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.36%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.14%) C
5 5 (1.14%) C++
5 5 (1.14%) Python
6 3 (0.68%) C#
6 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.45%) R
7 2 (0.45%) XPath
8 1 (0.23%) PHP
8 1 (0.23%) VB
8 1 (0.23%) ABAP
8 1 (0.23%) VBA
8 1 (0.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 32 (7.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.00%) Degree
2 22 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.59%) DV Cleared
4 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (0.91%) MCSE
6 3 (0.68%) ISEB
7 2 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.45%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.45%) QA
2 2 (0.45%) SLA
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.23%) Basel III
3 1 (0.23%) COREP
3 1 (0.23%) FINREP
System Software
1 25 (5.68%) Oracle RAC
2 22 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.05%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.82%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.59%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 7 (1.59%) Apache Flume
6 6 (1.36%) HDFS
7 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (2.05%) Data Guard
2 8 (1.82%) Tivoli
3 7 (1.59%) Oozie
4 6 (1.36%) Ambari
5 3 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.45%) SCCM
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 101 (22.95%) Oracle
2 51 (11.59%) Microsoft
3 30 (6.82%) Informatica
4 28 (6.36%) VMware
5 26 (5.91%) Teradata
6 24 (5.45%) IBM
7 21 (4.77%) SAP
8 19 (4.32%) Cisco
9 16 (3.64%) Sybase
10 11 (2.50%) Netezza
10 11 (2.50%) Ab Initio
11 9 (2.05%) CA
12 8 (1.82%) Talend
12 8 (1.82%) Sun
12 8 (1.82%) Cognos
12 8 (1.82%) Business Objects
13 7 (1.59%) Tableau
13 7 (1.59%) MapR
13 7 (1.59%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.36%) Cloudera
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