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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 94 103 116
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 24 32 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 1.10% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 1.17% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 4
Median daily rate £450 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £450 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £580 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- +24.18%
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
1902 2731 2714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.49% 93.75% 95.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1117 1415 1463
Median daily rate £363 £364 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 47 56
Median hourly rate £14.97 £20.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.17% +23.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £43.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +7 16 £438 -16.66% 3
Glasgow - 7 £450 -
Data Architect
UK

Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (38.81%) Data Architecture
4 25 (37.31%) Data Modelling
5 24 (35.82%) Information Architecture
6 23 (34.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 23 (34.33%) Scrum
7 21 (31.34%) ETL
8 20 (29.85%) Finance
9 16 (23.88%) Degree
10 15 (22.39%) Data Warehouse
11 14 (20.90%) Spatial Data
12 12 (17.91%) GIS
13 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (16.42%) TOGAF
14 10 (14.93%) Data Integration
15 9 (13.43%) Big Data
15 9 (13.43%) Teradata
15 9 (13.43%) Dimensional Modelling
16 8 (11.94%) Data Management
17 7 (10.45%) PostGIS
17 7 (10.45%) Logical Data Model
17 7 (10.45%) Physical Data Model
18 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
18 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
18 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
18 6 (8.96%) Data Mapping
18 6 (8.96%) Visualisation
18 6 (8.96%) Migration
19 5 (7.46%) ESRI

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 5 (7.46%) Apache Spark
2 4 (5.97%) SAS
3 2 (2.99%) CMS
4 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.39%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (20.90%) Spatial Data
3 12 (17.91%) GIS
4 9 (13.43%) Big Data
5 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (8.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (8.96%) NoSQL
6 5 (7.46%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (7.46%) QlikView
7 4 (5.97%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.99%) Pentaho
9 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (2.99%) SAS EBI
10 1 (1.49%) Data Mart
10 1 (1.49%) PowerCenter
10 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.49%) ERwin
2 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.49%) Selenium
2 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (29.85%) Finance
2 5 (7.46%) Banking
2 5 (7.46%) Retail
3 3 (4.48%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.99%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) PostGIS
2 1 (1.49%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Data Integration
2 6 (8.96%) Visualisation
3 3 (4.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.49%) AIX
1 1 (1.49%) HPUX
1 1 (1.49%) Linux
1 1 (1.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 26 (38.81%) Data Architecture
4 25 (37.31%) Data Modelling
5 24 (35.82%) Information Architecture
6 23 (34.33%) Domain-Driven Design
6 23 (34.33%) Scrum
7 21 (31.34%) ETL
8 11 (16.42%) Enterprise Architecture
8 11 (16.42%) TOGAF
9 9 (13.43%) Dimensional Modelling
10 8 (11.94%) Data Management
11 7 (10.45%) Logical Data Model
11 7 (10.45%) Physical Data Model
12 6 (8.96%) Data Mapping
12 6 (8.96%) Migration
13 5 (7.46%) Data Visualisation
14 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
14 4 (5.97%) Data Governance
14 4 (5.97%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) Python
2 1 (1.49%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (23.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) Teradata
2 5 (7.46%) ESRI
3 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.97%) Tableau
4 3 (4.48%) Cloudera
5 2 (2.99%) Infor
5 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.99%) Talend
6 1 (1.49%) Capita
6 1 (1.49%) Informatica
6 1 (1.49%) MuleSoft