The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 126 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 23 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.50% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 8
Average daily rate £500 £525 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £490 £468
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £463
% change year-on-year
- +7.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
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
2788 2856 2484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.21% 95.49% 93.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1553 1534 1311
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 96 73
Average hourly rate £30.10 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Edinburgh +2 18 £500 -4.76% 1
Stirling - 4 £550 - 1
Glasgow -2 1 - -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 21 (48.84%) Data Modelling
2 20 (46.51%) TOGAF
3 17 (39.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (39.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (39.53%) Finance
3 17 (39.53%) Data Architecture
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (25.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (23.26%) Banking
8 9 (20.93%) Migration
8 9 (20.93%) Information Architecture
9 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
9 7 (16.28%) User Experience
9 7 (16.28%) SQL
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle
9 7 (16.28%) Scrum
10 6 (13.95%) Data Management
10 6 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
10 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
10 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.95%) ETL
10 6 (13.95%) GIS
10 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
10 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
10 6 (13.95%) Analytics
11 5 (11.63%) PostGIS
11 5 (11.63%) Product Management
11 5 (11.63%) Data Centre

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (6.98%) SAS
2 2 (4.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (13.95%) GIS
2 6 (13.95%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.30%) Big Data
4 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
5 3 (6.98%) Data Mart
5 3 (6.98%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.65%) Pentaho
7 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) ERwin
1 2 (4.65%) PowerDesigner
General
1 17 (39.53%) Finance
2 10 (23.26%) Banking
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) PostGIS
2 3 (6.98%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
2 5 (11.63%) Data Integration
2 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) AIX
1 3 (6.98%) HPUX
1 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Data Modelling
2 20 (46.51%) TOGAF
3 17 (39.53%) Data Architecture
3 17 (39.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (39.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (27.91%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (25.58%) Domain-Driven Design
7 9 (20.93%) Information Architecture
7 9 (20.93%) Migration
8 7 (16.28%) Mentoring
8 7 (16.28%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) Analytics
9 6 (13.95%) Data Management
9 6 (13.95%) Data Migration
9 6 (13.95%) ETL
9 6 (13.95%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (11.63%) Product Management
11 4 (9.30%) ArchiMate
11 4 (9.30%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.65%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) MicroStrategy
3 4 (9.30%) ESRI
4 2 (4.65%) Informatica
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) Sybase
4 2 (4.65%) Teradata
5 1 (2.33%) HP
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