The first table below looks at the demand for the Database 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 Database Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Architect
Rank 582 488 554
Rank change year-on-year
-94 +66
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 8 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.035% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.038% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 15
Average daily rate £525 £450 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £412 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £530 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £550 £300
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
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
47408 39975 51632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.36% 92.77% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29341 23493 29070
Average daily rate £396 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1940 2055 2466
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Database Architect
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Database Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Database Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Database Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Database Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

Database Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Database Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

Database Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Database Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

Database 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 Database Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -26 5 £475 +7.95% 1
South East -16 3 £550 +10.00%
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
6 2 (15.38%) Database Security
6 2 (15.38%) Middleware
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
6 2 (15.38%) UNIX
6 2 (15.38%) Sybase
6 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
7 1 (7.69%) SOA
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
7 1 (7.69%) ESRI
7 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) ArcGIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle Database
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (23.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) DB2
5 1 (7.69%) MySQL
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.69%) SQLPlus
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.69%) Redis
5 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) LAMP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Classic ASP
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
2 2 (15.38%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) CentOS
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Database Security
1 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 1 (7.69%) SOA
2 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Management
2 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
2 1 (7.69%) MODAF
2 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) UML
2 1 (7.69%) Six Sigma
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
2 1 (7.69%) Network Management
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Korn
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Perl
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
1 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Sybase
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) ESRI
3 1 (7.69%) Greenplum
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) BMC
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Percona