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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 296 281 372
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +91
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 388 377 230
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.76% 0.74% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.78% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 259 154
Average daily rate £511 £550 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.09% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £675 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
- +7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.46% -34.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
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
48697 48044 46983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32114 29627 29164
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1932 1948
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

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 30 April 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Histogram 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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +1 188 £550 - 24
South East -30 66 £500 +5.26% 5
Yorkshire +22 34 £673 +49.44% 4
North West -10 22 £475 -17.39% 5
Midlands +13 20 £425 -29.16%
East of England +5 18 £475 -9.52% 3
West Midlands -20 15 £500 +15.94% 3
South West 0 12 £450 -15.88% 2
East Midlands +3 11 £475 - 4
North East -30 3 £675 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 386 (49.94%) Data Modelling
2 292 (37.77%) Data Architecture
3 227 (29.37%) Data Warehouse
4 211 (27.30%) Business Intelligence
5 193 (24.97%) Finance
6 188 (24.32%) Data Management
7 149 (19.28%) ETL
8 148 (19.15%) SQL
8 148 (19.15%) Big Data
9 134 (17.34%) Oracle
10 133 (17.21%) Migration
11 131 (16.95%) Analytics
12 112 (14.49%) Data Quality
13 110 (14.23%) Hadoop
14 98 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
15 96 (12.42%) Data Integration
16 95 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
17 94 (12.16%) SQL Server
18 90 (11.64%) Enterprise Architecture
19 89 (11.51%) TOGAF
20 87 (11.25%) Master Data Management
21 82 (10.61%) Data Governance
22 78 (10.09%) Data Centre
23 73 (9.44%) Logical Data Model
24 68 (8.80%) Data Analysis
25 65 (8.41%) Microsoft
26 62 (8.02%) Security Cleared
27 60 (7.76%) Banking
27 60 (7.76%) Java
27 60 (7.76%) Management Information System

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 43 (5.56%) Apache Spark
2 38 (4.92%) SAS
3 21 (2.72%) Apache Pig
4 12 (1.55%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (1.29%) Node.js
6 8 (1.03%) SharePoint
7 7 (0.91%) OpenStack
7 7 (0.91%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.78%) Confluence
8 6 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.65%) Apache
9 5 (0.65%) Smallworld
10 4 (0.52%) Apache Solr
10 4 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.26%) FileNet
11 2 (0.26%) IIS
11 2 (0.26%) MQSI
11 2 (0.26%) Mule
11 2 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (1.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.29%) MS Project
3 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.52%) SPSS
4 2 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.03%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (0.78%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.65%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.39%) Maximo
5 3 (0.39%) SAP MDM
5 3 (0.39%) WebTrends
6 2 (0.26%) SAP hybris
7 1 (0.13%) Loan IQ
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
7 1 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 36 (4.66%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.29%) SaaS
4 9 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.03%) IaaS
6 6 (0.78%) Amazon EMR
7 4 (0.52%) PaaS
8 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.26%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.26%) GitHub
9 2 (0.26%) Office 365
9 2 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.13%) Force.com
10 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.13%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.85%) Firewall
2 19 (2.46%) WAN
3 16 (2.07%) LAN
4 14 (1.81%) DNS
5 13 (1.68%) MPLS
6 12 (1.55%) Network Security
7 11 (1.42%) Internet
7 11 (1.42%) VPN
8 10 (1.29%) BGP
8 10 (1.29%) IPsec
8 10 (1.29%) OSPF
9 9 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (1.03%) FabricPath
10 8 (1.03%) IPv4
10 8 (1.03%) IPv6
10 8 (1.03%) TRILL
11 5 (0.65%) 4G
11 5 (0.65%) DHCP
11 5 (0.65%) SAN
12 4 (0.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (29.37%) Data Warehouse
2 148 (19.15%) Big Data
3 110 (14.23%) Hadoop
4 94 (12.16%) SQL Server
5 58 (7.50%) NoSQL
6 53 (6.86%) Apache Hive
7 41 (5.30%) BusinessObjects
7 41 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 39 (5.05%) HBase
9 38 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 37 (4.79%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 35 (4.53%) MongoDB
12 27 (3.49%) RDBMS
13 26 (3.36%) Data Mining
14 25 (3.23%) Oracle Database
15 22 (2.85%) QlikView
16 21 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
17 20 (2.59%) Pentaho
18 19 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 19 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 46 (5.95%) ERwin
2 9 (1.16%) Talend Open Studio
3 8 (1.03%) JIRA
4 6 (0.78%) Selenium
4 6 (0.78%) Toad
5 5 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
6 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.26%) Subversion
7 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.13%) JUnit
7 1 (0.13%) Maven
7 1 (0.13%) RStudio
7 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.13%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.13%) XMLSpy
General
1 193 (24.97%) Finance
2 60 (7.76%) Banking
3 24 (3.10%) Marketing
4 22 (2.85%) Investment Banking
4 22 (2.85%) Retail
4 22 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.42%) Automotive
5 11 (1.42%) Legal
6 10 (1.29%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.16%) Publishing
8 8 (1.03%) Back Office
9 7 (0.91%) Electronics
9 7 (0.91%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (0.39%) Front Office
11 3 (0.39%) Korean Language
12 2 (0.26%) Advertising
12 2 (0.26%) Billing
12 2 (0.26%) Games
12 2 (0.26%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (3.62%) XML
2 26 (3.36%) Web Services
3 23 (2.98%) Middleware
4 22 (2.85%) .NET
5 14 (1.81%) Kafka
6 12 (1.55%) SOAP
6 12 (1.55%) XSD
7 11 (1.42%) JSON
7 11 (1.42%) REST
8 10 (1.29%) FpML
9 9 (1.16%) AngularJS
9 9 (1.16%) FIX Protocol
9 9 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
10 7 (0.91%) J2EE
11 5 (0.65%) Spring
11 5 (0.65%) XBRL
12 4 (0.52%) MDX
12 4 (0.52%) PostGIS
13 3 (0.39%) Cascading
13 3 (0.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 96 (12.42%) Data Integration
2 95 (12.29%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (10.09%) Data Centre
4 60 (7.76%) Management Information System
5 40 (5.17%) Visualisation
6 21 (2.72%) Algorithms
6 21 (2.72%) Reference Data
7 17 (2.20%) Data Structures
8 10 (1.29%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
9 9 (1.16%) User Experience
10 8 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 8 (1.03%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (1.03%) iSeries
10 8 (1.03%) Taxonomies
11 7 (0.91%) Data Conversion
12 6 (0.78%) FMCG
12 6 (0.78%) Ontologies
12 6 (0.78%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (4.66%) Unix
2 28 (3.62%) Linux
3 15 (1.94%) Windows
4 3 (0.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 386 (49.94%) Data Modelling
2 292 (37.77%) Data Architecture
3 211 (27.30%) Business Intelligence
4 188 (24.32%) Data Management
5 149 (19.28%) ETL
6 133 (17.21%) Migration
7 131 (16.95%) Analytics
8 98 (12.68%) Agile Software Development
9 90 (11.64%) Enterprise Architecture
10 89 (11.51%) TOGAF
11 87 (11.25%) Master Data Management
12 82 (10.61%) Data Governance
13 73 (9.44%) Logical Data Model
14 68 (8.80%) Data Analysis
15 54 (6.99%) UML
16 52 (6.73%) Physical Data Model
17 51 (6.60%) Data Migration
18 47 (6.08%) Stakeholder Management
19 46 (5.95%) Data Analytics
19 46 (5.95%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 148 (19.15%) SQL
2 60 (7.76%) Java
3 32 (4.14%) Python
4 24 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 23 (2.98%) Shell Script
6 21 (2.72%) Scala
7 13 (1.68%) T-SQL
8 12 (1.55%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.42%) R
10 9 (1.16%) C++
11 8 (1.03%) Lisp
12 7 (0.91%) PHP
13 6 (0.78%) C#
14 3 (0.39%) C
14 3 (0.39%) Ruby
15 2 (0.26%) ABAP
15 2 (0.26%) Lua
15 2 (0.26%) Perl
15 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (8.02%) Security Cleared
2 41 (5.30%) SC Cleared
3 36 (4.66%) Degree
4 10 (1.29%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
5 8 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.65%) CCNP
7 4 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.39%) CCIE
8 3 (0.39%) MCSE
9 2 (0.26%) CCNA
10 1 (0.13%) CISM
10 1 (0.13%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) Dell Certification
10 1 (0.13%) EMC Certification
10 1 (0.13%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.13%) MBA
10 1 (0.13%) MCSA
10 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (14.49%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.42%) QA
3 9 (1.16%) ISO20022
4 6 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.65%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.26%) Basel II
6 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Dublin Core
7 1 (0.13%) FATCA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) MiFID
7 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (2.20%) HDFS
2 14 (1.81%) Apache Flume
3 13 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (0.65%) Active Directory
5 4 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.13%) vCloud
6 1 (0.13%) vSphere
6 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (1.03%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.65%) Oozie
2 5 (0.65%) Puppet
3 4 (0.52%) Ansible
4 3 (0.39%) Control-M
4 3 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.39%) StatsD
5 1 (0.13%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.13%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.13%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (0.13%) SCCM
5 1 (0.13%) SCOM
5 1 (0.13%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 134 (17.34%) Oracle
2 65 (8.41%) Microsoft
3 55 (7.12%) Informatica
4 53 (6.86%) SAP
5 41 (5.30%) Tableau
6 34 (4.40%) IBM
7 30 (3.88%) VMware
8 27 (3.49%) Cisco
9 23 (2.98%) Teradata
10 20 (2.59%) Cognos
11 18 (2.33%) HP
12 16 (2.07%) EMC
13 15 (1.94%) NetApp
14 14 (1.81%) CA
15 11 (1.42%) CheckPoint
15 11 (1.42%) Cloudera
16 10 (1.29%) Juniper
17 9 (1.16%) Ab Initio
17 9 (1.16%) Talend
17 9 (1.16%) Trillium
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