The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architecture
UK / Scotland
Rank 102 94 114
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 8 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 1.41% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.71% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Median daily rate £400 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £501 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
+0.10% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1481 2101 2186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 84.15% 82.39% 80.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 1124 1239
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 23 37
Median hourly rate £45.00 £31.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.49 £15.25 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £49.41 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Data Architecture
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 Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +13 4 £375 -40.00%
Glasgow -23 2 - -
Stirling - 2 £450 -
Data Architecture
UK

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) ETL
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (38.89%) Big Data
5 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 6 (33.33%) QlikView
6 5 (27.78%) Data Integration
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) Migration
6 5 (27.78%) SAS
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (27.78%) Logical Data Model
6 5 (27.78%) Physical Data Model
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
7 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
7 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
7 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (22.22%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 4 (22.22%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Teradata
8 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services

Data Architecture
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 (27.78%) SAS
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (5.56%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) Big Data
1 7 (38.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (33.33%) QlikView
3 5 (27.78%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
4 4 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 4 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 3 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) Pentaho
6 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
6 2 (11.11%) SAS EBI
7 1 (5.56%) DataStage
7 1 (5.56%) IBM BigInsights
7 1 (5.56%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 1 (5.56%) RDBMS
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Architect
2 9 (50.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Cassandra Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Data Modelling
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) ETL
4 6 (33.33%) Data Management
5 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (27.78%) Data Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (27.78%) Migration
5 5 (27.78%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (22.22%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (22.22%) Visualisation
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
8 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
8 2 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (11.11%) Scrum
8 2 (11.11%) Six Sigma
8 2 (11.11%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Certification
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 3 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 3 (16.67%) Tableau
3 3 (16.67%) Teradata
4 2 (11.11%) Talend
5 1 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Informatica