The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 73 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
+62 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 66 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.58% 0.094% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.75% 0.099% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 1 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £494 £505 £500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +1.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £33.55 -
Data Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2403 3034 2589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.98% 95.17% 94.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1384 1529 1367
Median daily rate £350 £351 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.14% -3.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 70 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.28 £40.38 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Data Architect in the job title.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +43 50 £500 -
Glasgow +12 12 £450 -
Stirling - 2 £525 -
Inverclyde - 2 £400 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £450 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, Data Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Data Architect in the job title.

1 43 (48.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (46.59%) Data Architecture
3 39 (44.32%) Data Modelling
4 35 (39.77%) Finance
4 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
6 28 (31.82%) ETL
6 28 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
6 28 (31.82%) Information Architecture
7 27 (30.68%) Domain-Driven Design
7 27 (30.68%) TOGAF
8 20 (22.73%) Scrum
8 20 (22.73%) Spatial Data
9 18 (20.45%) PostGIS
9 18 (20.45%) Teradata
10 17 (19.32%) GIS
10 17 (19.32%) Dimensional Modelling
11 16 (18.18%) Data Integration
12 14 (15.91%) ESRI
12 14 (15.91%) Migration
13 13 (14.77%) Big Data
14 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 10 (11.36%) Data Quality
15 10 (11.36%) Data Mapping
15 10 (11.36%) SQL
16 9 (10.23%) Banking
17 8 (9.09%) Oracle
17 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
17 8 (9.09%) Kanban

Data Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.55%) SAS
2 3 (3.41%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Connections
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (22.73%) Spatial Data
3 17 (19.32%) GIS
4 13 (14.77%) Big Data
5 11 (12.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 8 (9.09%) RDBMS
6 8 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 6 (6.82%) Hadoop
8 5 (5.68%) Data Mart
8 5 (5.68%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
9 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
10 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (1.14%) PowerCenter
11 1 (1.14%) Sqoop
11 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
General
1 35 (39.77%) Finance
2 9 (10.23%) Banking
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
4 5 (5.68%) Retail Banking
5 4 (4.55%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.45%) PostGIS
2 2 (2.27%) Middleware
2 2 (2.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Data Integration
2 7 (7.95%) User Experience
3 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) AIX
1 4 (4.55%) HPUX
1 4 (4.55%) Solaris
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (48.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 41 (46.59%) Data Architecture
3 39 (44.32%) Data Modelling
4 35 (39.77%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (31.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 28 (31.82%) ETL
5 28 (31.82%) Information Architecture
6 27 (30.68%) Domain-Driven Design
6 27 (30.68%) TOGAF
7 20 (22.73%) Scrum
8 17 (19.32%) Dimensional Modelling
9 14 (15.91%) Migration
10 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.36%) Data Mapping
12 8 (9.09%) Analytics
12 8 (9.09%) Kanban
13 7 (7.95%) Data Management
14 6 (6.82%) Data Migration
14 6 (6.82%) Information Security
14 6 (6.82%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.36%) SQL
2 3 (3.41%) Java
3 1 (1.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.36%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) HDFS
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Teradata
2 14 (15.91%) ESRI
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle
4 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (5.68%) Infor
5 5 (5.68%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.55%) Informatica
7 3 (3.41%) MicroStrategy
8 2 (2.27%) Cognos
8 2 (2.27%) IBM
8 2 (2.27%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.14%) Capita
9 1 (1.14%) HP