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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 114 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 37 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.28% 0.10% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.10% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 2 7
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £460
% change year-on-year
- +8.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
2689 2858 2442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.72% 95.55% 93.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1515 1493 1367
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 96 80
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.63% +5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
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 29 May 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 May 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 +22 29 £500 -
Stirling - 6 £550 -
Inverclyde - 2 £400 - 1
Glasgow 0 1 £525 - 2
Scottish Borders - 1 £450 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 26 (48.15%) Data Modelling
2 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (40.74%) Data Architecture
4 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
5 20 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (29.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 15 (27.78%) Information Architecture
9 13 (24.07%) ETL
10 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (20.37%) Migration
11 11 (20.37%) PostGIS
12 10 (18.52%) GIS
12 10 (18.52%) SQL
13 9 (16.67%) Banking
13 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
13 9 (16.67%) Data Integration
14 8 (14.81%) Analytics
14 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
14 8 (14.81%) Scrum
14 8 (14.81%) ESRI
15 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
15 7 (12.96%) Teradata
15 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
15 7 (12.96%) User Experience
16 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
16 6 (11.11%) Big Data
16 6 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling

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 3 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (18.52%) GIS
3 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
4 7 (12.96%) RDBMS
5 6 (11.11%) Big Data
5 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
6 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.41%) Data Mart
8 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
8 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
9 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.85%) MySQL
10 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
10 1 (1.85%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) ERwin
General
1 23 (42.59%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Banking
3 3 (5.56%) Retail
3 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 2 (3.70%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) PostGIS
2 3 (5.56%) Middleware
3 2 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 7 (12.96%) User Experience
3 6 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.56%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) AIX
1 4 (7.41%) HPUX
1 4 (7.41%) Solaris
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (48.15%) Data Modelling
2 23 (42.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (40.74%) Data Architecture
4 21 (38.89%) TOGAF
5 20 (37.04%) Enterprise Architecture
6 18 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (29.63%) Domain-Driven Design
8 15 (27.78%) Information Architecture
9 13 (24.07%) ETL
10 12 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (20.37%) Migration
12 8 (14.81%) Analytics
12 8 (14.81%) Scrum
13 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
14 6 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
14 6 (11.11%) Information Security
15 5 (9.26%) Data Management
15 5 (9.26%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (9.26%) High Availability
15 5 (9.26%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) SQL
2 3 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) HDFS
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) ESRI
2 7 (12.96%) Teradata
3 5 (9.26%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (9.26%) Oracle
4 3 (5.56%) Informatica
5 2 (3.70%) Cognos
5 2 (3.70%) IBM
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) HP
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Gourock
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago