The table below looks at the statistics 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 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Architect
Rank 583 554 514
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 6 6 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.013% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.014% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 17
Average daily rate
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£425 £474 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.29% +45.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £407 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £648 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.55% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £36.50
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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
46377 43815 42054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.76% 92.62% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29997 26942 24224
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1904 1934 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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
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 December 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 4 £380 -27.61% 1
South East - 1 £450 - 1
East of England - - - -
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Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 18 (78.26%) Oracle
3 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database
4 11 (47.83%) Migration
5 10 (43.48%) ETL
6 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
7 8 (34.78%) OO
7 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (30.43%) CAD
8 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
8 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
9 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
9 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
9 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
9 6 (26.09%) Information Assurance
9 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
9 6 (26.09%) UNIX
10 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
10 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
10 5 (21.74%) OOD
10 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
10 5 (21.74%) REST
11 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
11 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
11 4 (17.39%) SysML
11 4 (17.39%) Scrum

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 3 (13.04%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
3 1 (4.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (17.39%) SSL
1 4 (17.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) Oracle Database
2 8 (34.78%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
5 3 (13.04%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (13.04%) MySQL
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (13.04%) SQLBase
5 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (8.70%) DB2
7 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (4.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ERwin
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) REST
2 4 (17.39%) WSDL
2 4 (17.39%) JMS
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
2 4 (17.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
2 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) iPad
3 1 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) UNIX
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Migration
2 10 (43.48%) ETL
3 9 (39.13%) Data Analysis
4 8 (34.78%) OO
5 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (30.43%) CAD
5 7 (30.43%) Data Migration
5 7 (30.43%) Data Mapping
6 6 (26.09%) Data Architecture
6 6 (26.09%) Information Assurance
7 5 (21.74%) OOD
7 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
8 4 (17.39%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
8 4 (17.39%) SysML
8 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 4 (17.39%) UML
8 4 (17.39%) ITIL
9 3 (13.04%) OOP
9 3 (13.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (21.74%) T-SQL
3 5 (21.74%) PL/SQL
4 4 (17.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) BC Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Oracle
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Sybase
4 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) SAP
5 1 (4.35%) Mercator