The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 48 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.03% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.11% 0.16% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £488 £420 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -9.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Data Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
539 613 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.77% 96.99% 95.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 315 332
Average daily rate £385 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 46 51
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.86 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £38.75 £35.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
St Albans - 1 £475 -
Data Architect
East of England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 7 (41.18%) ETL
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
4 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 4 (23.53%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) Maximo
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) IBM
5 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
5 3 (17.65%) Big Data
6 2 (11.76%) REST
6 2 (11.76%) Puppet
6 2 (11.76%) XenApp
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (11.76%) Docker
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.76%) SaaS

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Pig
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Maximo
2 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 3 (17.65%) Big Data
4 2 (11.76%) GIS
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ERwin
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) REST
1 2 (11.76%) SOAP
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Data Integration
2 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 5 (29.41%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) SOA
3 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
4 3 (17.65%) Data Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) ERP
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.88%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Data Management
6 1 (5.88%) Document Management
6 1 (5.88%) Logistics
6 1 (5.88%) Microservices
6 1 (5.88%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (5.88%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) XenApp
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Flume
2 1 (5.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.76%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) ESRI
3 2 (11.76%) Microsoft