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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 87 133 119
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 63 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 2.13% 0.066% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 0.069% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 1 5
Median daily rate £475 £450 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -21.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £484 £511 £510
% change year-on-year
-5.37% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
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
2738 2878 2497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.56% 95.46% 93.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1532 1463 1374
Median daily rate £363 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 83 68
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 June 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 June 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 - 46 £494 -
Glasgow +12 10 £450 - 1
Stirling - 5 £538 -
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 29 June 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 40 (48.78%) Data Architecture
2 39 (47.56%) Data Modelling
3 38 (46.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 35 (42.68%) Finance
5 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (34.15%) TOGAF
8 27 (32.93%) Enterprise Architecture
9 26 (31.71%) ETL
10 23 (28.05%) Domain-Driven Design
10 23 (28.05%) Information Architecture
11 18 (21.95%) Spatial Data
12 17 (20.73%) Data Integration
12 17 (20.73%) Teradata
13 16 (19.51%) Scrum
13 16 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
13 16 (19.51%) PostGIS
14 15 (18.29%) GIS
15 14 (17.07%) Migration
16 13 (15.85%) ESRI
16 13 (15.85%) SQL
17 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
17 12 (14.63%) Big Data
18 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 10 (12.20%) Oracle
19 9 (10.98%) Data Quality
19 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
19 9 (10.98%) Data Mapping
20 8 (9.76%) Kanban
20 8 (9.76%) RDBMS

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 (4.88%) SAS
2 3 (3.66%) CMS
3 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.44%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.22%) IBM Connections
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (36.59%) Data Warehouse
2 18 (21.95%) Spatial Data
3 15 (18.29%) GIS
4 12 (14.63%) Big Data
5 10 (12.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 9 (10.98%) Relational Database
7 8 (9.76%) RDBMS
8 6 (7.32%) Hadoop
8 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
9 5 (6.10%) Data Mart
9 5 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
10 3 (3.66%) MongoDB
11 2 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (1.22%) MySQL
12 1 (1.22%) PowerCenter
12 1 (1.22%) Sqoop
12 1 (1.22%) Star Schema
General
1 35 (42.68%) Finance
2 8 (9.76%) Banking
3 6 (7.32%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Law
4 4 (4.88%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.51%) PostGIS
2 3 (3.66%) Middleware
3 2 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.73%) Data Integration
2 7 (8.54%) User Experience
3 6 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.66%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) AIX
1 4 (4.88%) HPUX
1 4 (4.88%) Solaris
2 3 (3.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.78%) Data Architecture
2 39 (47.56%) Data Modelling
3 38 (46.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (34.15%) TOGAF
6 27 (32.93%) Enterprise Architecture
7 26 (31.71%) ETL
8 23 (28.05%) Domain-Driven Design
8 23 (28.05%) Information Architecture
9 16 (19.51%) Dimensional Modelling
9 16 (19.51%) Scrum
10 14 (17.07%) Migration
11 12 (14.63%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.98%) Data Mapping
13 8 (9.76%) Kanban
14 7 (8.54%) Analytics
14 7 (8.54%) Data Management
14 7 (8.54%) Mentoring
15 6 (7.32%) Data Migration
15 6 (7.32%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.85%) SQL
2 3 (3.66%) Java
3 1 (1.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (3.66%) Degree
1 3 (3.66%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.98%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.22%) HDFS
Vendors
1 17 (20.73%) Teradata
2 13 (15.85%) ESRI
3 10 (12.20%) Oracle
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.10%) Infor
5 5 (6.10%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (6.10%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (4.88%) Informatica
7 2 (2.44%) Cognos
7 2 (2.44%) IBM
7 2 (2.44%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.22%) HP
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