The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 70 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 6 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 0.91% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.96% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 5
Average daily rate £438 £300 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £300 £418
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £650 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £513
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -7.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £38.25 -
Data Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
927 834 924
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 94.11% 95.21% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 447 440
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £550 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 22 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £19.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.76% +21.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
1 4 (33.33%) Information Management
1 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Vertica
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) VLAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 2 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (8.33%) DB2
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Electronics
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Reference Data
2 1 (8.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Architecture
1 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 4 (33.33%) Information Management
1 4 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) CRM
2 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (16.67%) Data Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Reconciliation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Security
3 2 (16.67%) Data Transformation
3 2 (16.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) Metadata Management
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
3 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Vertica
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) Huawei
3 1 (8.33%) NetApp
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) VMware