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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architect
Rank 347 372 410
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +38
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 256 199 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.41% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.45% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 138 106
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£550 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £388 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £650 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
47194 44670 49324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.21% 92.82% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29171 27141 28355
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1876 1959 2460
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +46 148 £563 -2.80% 25
South East -26 25 £488 +8.33% 3
Yorkshire +18 21 £425 +6.25% 5
West Midlands -1 19 £475 -5.00%
North West +4 18 £550 - 2
East of England -30 11 £513 -6.81% 3
South West -36 11 £556 +39.06% 1
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 229 (53.76%) Data Modelling
2 178 (41.78%) Data Architecture
3 120 (28.17%) Data Warehouse
4 103 (24.18%) Finance
5 96 (22.54%) Oracle
6 91 (21.36%) Data Management
7 81 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
8 80 (18.78%) Migration
9 78 (18.31%) SQL Server
10 75 (17.61%) SQL
11 67 (15.73%) Analytics
12 66 (15.49%) Banking
13 64 (15.02%) TOGAF
13 64 (15.02%) Data Governance
14 63 (14.79%) Big Data
15 62 (14.55%) Master Data Management
16 61 (14.32%) ETL
17 58 (13.62%) Data Migration
18 55 (12.91%) Hadoop
19 41 (9.62%) Relational Database
20 40 (9.39%) Data Integration
20 40 (9.39%) Microsoft
21 36 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
22 33 (7.75%) Investment Banking
23 31 (7.28%) VMware
23 31 (7.28%) Security Cleared
24 30 (7.04%) Data Analysis
24 30 (7.04%) XML
25 29 (6.81%) MongoDB
26 28 (6.57%) NoSQL

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.11%) Apache Pig
2 6 (1.41%) Apache
3 5 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
3 5 (1.17%) SAS
4 4 (0.94%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (0.94%) Drupal
4 4 (0.94%) Magnolia
5 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.47%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.47%) IIS
6 2 (0.47%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.47%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.23%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.23%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.23%) CICS
Applications
1 15 (3.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.17%) MS Visio
3 4 (0.94%) MS Office
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
4 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Stata
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.70%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.47%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.47%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.23%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.23%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.64%) SaaS
2 3 (0.70%) SuccessFactors
2 3 (0.70%) PaaS
2 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.47%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.16%) SAN
2 16 (3.76%) NAS
3 9 (2.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (1.41%) Network Security
5 5 (1.17%) OpenLDAP
5 5 (1.17%) Internet
6 4 (0.94%) LDAP
7 3 (0.70%) LAN
7 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.70%) WAN
7 3 (0.70%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) 4G
8 1 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.23%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.23%) RANAP
8 1 (0.23%) Firewall
8 1 (0.23%) 3G
8 1 (0.23%) DHCP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (28.17%) Data Warehouse
2 78 (18.31%) SQL Server
3 63 (14.79%) Big Data
4 55 (12.91%) Hadoop
5 41 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 29 (6.81%) MongoDB
7 28 (6.57%) NoSQL
8 24 (5.63%) Oracle Database
9 23 (5.40%) Data Mining
10 21 (4.93%) RDBMS
11 19 (4.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (3.76%) DB2
12 16 (3.76%) MySQL
13 14 (3.29%) Apache Hive
14 13 (3.05%) Oracle Database 11g
14 13 (3.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (3.05%) DataStage
15 12 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 11 (2.58%) Couchbase
16 11 (2.58%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 22 (5.16%) ERwin
2 11 (2.58%) Visual Studio
3 10 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.11%) PowerDesigner
5 8 (1.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 4 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (0.70%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.70%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.47%) JUnit
8 2 (0.47%) MSI
9 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.23%) JMeter
9 1 (0.23%) Subversion
9 1 (0.23%) Maven
9 1 (0.23%) PVCS
9 1 (0.23%) XMLSpy
9 1 (0.23%) Toad
General
1 103 (24.18%) Finance
2 66 (15.49%) Banking
3 33 (7.75%) Investment Banking
4 22 (5.16%) Retail
5 11 (2.58%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.35%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.88%) Retail Banking
8 6 (1.41%) Marketing
9 3 (0.70%) Front Office
9 3 (0.70%) Games
10 2 (0.47%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.47%) Legal
10 2 (0.47%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.23%) Military
11 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.04%) XML
2 12 (2.82%) Web Services
3 10 (2.35%) XSLT
4 8 (1.88%) XSD
5 7 (1.64%) JSON
6 6 (1.41%) SOAP
6 6 (1.41%) .NET
7 4 (0.94%) Middleware
7 4 (0.94%) Apache Camel
7 4 (0.94%) REST
8 3 (0.70%) XML Schema
9 2 (0.47%) HTML
9 2 (0.47%) JSP
9 2 (0.47%) Struts
9 2 (0.47%) jBPM
9 2 (0.47%) JSF
9 2 (0.47%) JRules
9 2 (0.47%) FpML
9 2 (0.47%) jQuery
9 2 (0.47%) Apache Wicket
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.39%) Data Integration
2 22 (5.16%) Management Information System
3 20 (4.69%) Open Source
4 17 (3.99%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.29%) Reference Data
6 13 (3.05%) Visualisation
7 8 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
8 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.64%) Data Extraction
8 7 (1.64%) Pharmacovigilance
9 6 (1.41%) Clustering
9 6 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
9 6 (1.41%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (1.17%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.94%) Derivative
11 4 (0.94%) CESG
11 4 (0.94%) Mashup
12 3 (0.70%) Online Games
12 3 (0.70%) Replication
12 3 (0.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.16%) UNIX
1 22 (5.16%) Windows
2 17 (3.99%) Solaris
2 17 (3.99%) Linux
3 16 (3.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (3.05%) AIX
5 11 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (1.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.47%) HPUX
9 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.23%) Android
9 1 (0.23%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (53.76%) Data Modelling
2 178 (41.78%) Data Architecture
3 91 (21.36%) Data Management
4 81 (19.01%) Business Intelligence
5 80 (18.78%) Migration
6 67 (15.73%) Analytics
7 64 (15.02%) TOGAF
7 64 (15.02%) Data Governance
8 62 (14.55%) Master Data Management
9 61 (14.32%) ETL
10 58 (13.62%) Data Migration
11 36 (8.45%) Enterprise Architecture
12 30 (7.04%) Data Analysis
13 24 (5.63%) SOA
13 24 (5.63%) Project Management
14 23 (5.40%) Data Security
14 23 (5.40%) Business Analysis
14 23 (5.40%) Data Mapping
15 20 (4.69%) Information Management
16 19 (4.46%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (17.61%) SQL
2 19 (4.46%) Java
3 16 (3.76%) T-SQL
4 6 (1.41%) Python
5 5 (1.17%) PL/SQL
5 5 (1.17%) C
5 5 (1.17%) C++
6 4 (0.94%) C#
7 3 (0.70%) R
8 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.47%) XPath
9 1 (0.23%) Scala
9 1 (0.23%) VB
9 1 (0.23%) ABAP
9 1 (0.23%) VBA
9 1 (0.23%) Perl
9 1 (0.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 31 (7.28%) Security Cleared
2 22 (5.16%) Degree
3 21 (4.93%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.64%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.94%) MCSE
7 2 (0.47%) ISEB
7 2 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.23%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.47%) SLA
2 2 (0.47%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.23%) FATCA
3 1 (0.23%) Basel III
3 1 (0.23%) EMIR
3 1 (0.23%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.23%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (0.23%) COREP
3 1 (0.23%) FINREP
3 1 (0.23%) MiFID
3 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 25 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (5.40%) Oracle RAC
3 11 (2.58%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.88%) VMware ESX
5 7 (1.64%) Active Directory
6 6 (1.41%) Apache Flume
6 6 (1.41%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 4 (0.94%) HDFS
8 1 (0.23%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (2.58%) Tivoli
2 9 (2.11%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.41%) Oozie
4 5 (1.17%) Ambari
5 3 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.47%) SCCM
Vendors
1 96 (22.54%) Oracle
2 40 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 31 (7.28%) VMware
4 28 (6.57%) Informatica
5 25 (5.87%) IBM
6 24 (5.63%) Teradata
7 19 (4.46%) Cisco
8 17 (3.99%) SAP
9 14 (3.29%) Sybase
10 11 (2.58%) Netezza
11 10 (2.35%) Ab Initio
12 9 (2.11%) CA
13 8 (1.88%) Sun
13 8 (1.88%) Siebel
13 8 (1.88%) Talend
14 7 (1.64%) Tableau
14 7 (1.64%) Business Objects
15 6 (1.41%) Cognos
15 6 (1.41%) MapR
16 5 (1.17%) Hortonworks
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