The first table below looks at the demand for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 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 Reading 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
Data Architect
Rank 70 69 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 3 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.28% 0.13% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.14% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Average daily rate £425 £525 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £525 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £72.50 -
Job Titles Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 710 982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 89.20% 91.97% 90.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 303 350
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.13 £18.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.24% +19.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.69 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Data Architect
Berkshire

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) QA
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) ODBC
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Cognos
2 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (66.67%) TickIT
2 4 (66.67%) CMMI
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 4 (66.67%) eTOM
2 4 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Use Case
2 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) CMMI
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) Migration
2 4 (66.67%) eTOM
2 4 (66.67%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) QA
1 4 (66.67%) TickIT
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Informatica
2 4 (66.67%) Business Objects
2 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 4 (66.67%) Cognos