The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architecture
Rank 285 248 300
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +52
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 139 183 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.58% 0.76% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.97% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 128 88
Average daily rate
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£575 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £395 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £670 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £37.80
Data Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
19178 18942 19608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 79.67% 79.00% 78.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13701 13153 13715
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 216 236
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £14.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in London

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in London

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in London

Data Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture across the London region.

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in London

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
City of London -25 32 £575 +4.54% 5
Docklands, London -6 2 £575 -25.80%
Canary Wharf -13 2 £550 -
Uxbridge - 1 £425 -
Data Architecture
England

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture.

1 140 (49.12%) Data Modelling
2 100 (35.09%) Finance
3 79 (27.72%) SQL
4 78 (27.37%) Banking
5 74 (25.96%) Data Warehouse
6 69 (24.21%) Oracle
7 65 (22.81%) Data Management
8 64 (22.46%) Big Data
9 61 (21.40%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (18.95%) ETL
11 47 (16.49%) Analytics
12 42 (14.74%) Data Governance
12 42 (14.74%) SQL Server
13 40 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
14 39 (13.68%) Logical Data Model
15 38 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
16 37 (12.98%) Data Integration
17 36 (12.63%) Microsoft
18 34 (11.93%) Migration
18 34 (11.93%) Data Analysis
19 32 (11.23%) Hadoop
20 31 (10.88%) TOGAF
20 31 (10.88%) Linux
20 31 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
21 30 (10.53%) Project Management
21 30 (10.53%) Investment Banking
22 29 (10.18%) Degree
22 29 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
22 29 (10.18%) Retail
23 28 (9.82%) Web Services

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.56%) Apache Solr
2 12 (4.21%) Apache Spark
3 9 (3.16%) SAS
4 8 (2.81%) WebSphere
4 8 (2.81%) nginx
5 7 (2.46%) Mule
5 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.46%) Apache
6 5 (1.75%) CMS
7 4 (1.40%) Apache Pig
7 4 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (1.40%) IIS
7 4 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.05%) Node.js
9 2 (0.70%) MQSeries
9 2 (0.70%) Mule ESB
10 1 (0.35%) JBoss
10 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.35%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 26 (9.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 10 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (1.75%) MS Project
4 3 (1.05%) MS Office
5 2 (0.70%) SPSS
6 1 (0.35%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 8 (2.81%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (2.11%) SAP CRM
2 6 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.40%) Markit EDM
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.70%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.91%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.46%) GitHub
3 4 (1.40%) SaaS
3 4 (1.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.67%) SAN
2 18 (6.32%) Firewall
3 10 (3.51%) NAS
3 10 (3.51%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (3.51%) WAN
3 10 (3.51%) VPN
3 10 (3.51%) MPLS
4 9 (3.16%) VLAN
5 8 (2.81%) NetScaler
5 8 (2.81%) SSL
5 8 (2.81%) SNMP
5 8 (2.81%) SMTP
5 8 (2.81%) LAN
6 7 (2.46%) Network Security
7 5 (1.75%) Wireless
8 4 (1.40%) Intranet
8 4 (1.40%) Internet
8 4 (1.40%) VoIP
8 4 (1.40%) Software-Defined Networking
9 3 (1.05%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (25.96%) Data Warehouse
2 64 (22.46%) Big Data
3 42 (14.74%) SQL Server
4 32 (11.23%) Hadoop
5 21 (7.37%) OLTP
6 20 (7.02%) Oracle Database
7 19 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 19 (6.67%) Data Mining
8 18 (6.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 16 (5.61%) Apache Hive
9 16 (5.61%) MongoDB
10 15 (5.26%) HBase
10 15 (5.26%) Relational Database
11 13 (4.56%) OLAP
12 12 (4.21%) RDBMS
12 12 (4.21%) Oracle OLAP
13 11 (3.86%) QlikView
14 10 (3.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 9 (3.16%) Oracle Database 12c
15 9 (3.16%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (8.07%) ERwin
2 9 (3.16%) JIRA
3 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.46%) Hudson
3 7 (2.46%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.05%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.70%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.35%) Toad
7 1 (0.35%) XMLSpy
7 1 (0.35%) tSQLt
General
1 100 (35.09%) Finance
2 78 (27.37%) Banking
3 30 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 29 (10.18%) Retail
5 9 (3.16%) Marketing
6 7 (2.46%) Telecoms
7 6 (2.11%) Front Office
8 5 (1.75%) Legal
8 5 (1.75%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.40%) Corporate Banking
9 4 (1.40%) Law
10 3 (1.05%) Advertising
10 3 (1.05%) Publishing
11 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.35%) Back Office
12 1 (0.35%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 175 (61.40%) Architect
2 101 (35.44%) Data Architect
3 35 (12.28%) Developer
4 29 (10.18%) Technical Architect
5 25 (8.77%) Analyst
6 21 (7.37%) Senior Architect
7 20 (7.02%) Data Analyst
7 20 (7.02%) Data Modeller
8 18 (6.32%) Infrastructure Architect
9 17 (5.96%) Business Analyst
10 15 (5.26%) Senior Data Architect
11 12 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.21%) Consultant
11 12 (4.21%) Enterprise Architect
12 10 (3.51%) Oracle Developer
13 9 (3.16%) Senior Developer
13 9 (3.16%) Business Data Analyst
14 8 (2.81%) Project Manager
15 7 (2.46%) Data Manager
16 6 (2.11%) Database Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (9.82%) Web Services
2 14 (4.91%) Middleware
3 12 (4.21%) .NET
4 11 (3.86%) XML
4 11 (3.86%) HTML
4 11 (3.86%) HTML5
5 10 (3.51%) REST
6 9 (3.16%) ASP.NET
6 9 (3.16%) Spring
7 8 (2.81%) JSON
7 8 (2.81%) Hibernate
8 7 (2.46%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (2.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (2.11%) Lucene
9 6 (2.11%) Apache Avro
10 5 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (1.75%) AngularJS
10 5 (1.75%) Spring Web Flow
11 4 (1.40%) jQuery
11 4 (1.40%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (12.98%) Data Integration
2 31 (10.88%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (8.42%) Data Centre
4 23 (8.07%) Management Information System
5 22 (7.72%) Reference Data
6 14 (4.91%) Computer Science
7 13 (4.56%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (4.21%) Market Risk
9 11 (3.86%) Credit Risk
10 9 (3.16%) Client/Server
11 8 (2.81%) PKI
11 8 (2.81%) Taxonomies
11 8 (2.81%) Data Structures
11 8 (2.81%) Public Cloud
12 7 (2.46%) Blog
12 7 (2.46%) Visualisation
13 6 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
14 5 (1.75%) Statistics
15 4 (1.40%) Replication
16 3 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.88%) Linux
2 24 (8.42%) Windows
3 14 (4.91%) UNIX
4 6 (2.11%) Solaris
4 6 (2.11%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (0.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.70%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (49.12%) Data Modelling
2 65 (22.81%) Data Management
3 61 (21.40%) Business Intelligence
4 54 (18.95%) ETL
5 47 (16.49%) Analytics
6 42 (14.74%) Data Governance
7 40 (14.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 39 (13.68%) Logical Data Model
9 38 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
10 34 (11.93%) Data Analysis
10 34 (11.93%) Migration
11 31 (10.88%) TOGAF
12 30 (10.53%) Project Management
13 29 (10.18%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (8.42%) Data Migration
15 22 (7.72%) CRM
16 20 (7.02%) Technical Architecture
17 18 (6.32%) Information Management
17 18 (6.32%) Master Data Management
18 17 (5.96%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 79 (27.72%) SQL
2 19 (6.67%) Java
3 18 (6.32%) PL/SQL
4 11 (3.86%) C#
5 9 (3.16%) C
5 9 (3.16%) Scala
5 9 (3.16%) R
6 8 (2.81%) Python
7 7 (2.46%) Groovy
7 7 (2.46%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.05%) C++
8 3 (1.05%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.70%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.35%) Perl
10 1 (0.35%) SPARQL
10 1 (0.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.35%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (10.18%) Degree
2 11 (3.86%) Security Cleared
3 7 (2.46%) PMI Certification
3 7 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.11%) CCNP
4 6 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 5 (1.75%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (1.75%) PMP
5 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Master
5 5 (1.75%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (1.40%) VCAP
6 4 (1.40%) OCP
6 4 (1.40%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.35%) CCNA
7 1 (0.35%) Postgraduate
7 1 (0.35%) PhD
7 1 (0.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.56%) QA
2 12 (4.21%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.46%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.70%) Basel III
4 2 (0.70%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.35%) Basel II
System Software
1 22 (7.72%) Active Directory
2 15 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 8 (2.81%) vSphere
4 8 (2.81%) vCloud
4 8 (2.81%) HDFS
5 6 (2.11%) VMware ESX
6 4 (1.40%) XenServer
7 3 (1.05%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.70%) XenApp
9 1 (0.35%) Docker
9 1 (0.35%) LXC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.46%) Oozie
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 69 (24.21%) Oracle
2 36 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.02%) IBM
3 20 (7.02%) SAP
4 15 (5.26%) Citrix
4 15 (5.26%) VMware
5 14 (4.91%) Cisco
6 13 (4.56%) Informatica
7 10 (3.51%) Juniper
8 9 (3.16%) HP
9 8 (2.81%) Dell
9 8 (2.81%) CommVault
9 8 (2.81%) Cognos
9 8 (2.81%) NetApp
9 8 (2.81%) CheckPoint
9 8 (2.81%) Brocade
9 8 (2.81%) F5
10 7 (2.46%) Teradata
10 7 (2.46%) MuleSoft
11 6 (2.11%) Siebel