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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architecture
Rank 121 112 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 9 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.98% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Average daily rate
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£375 £525 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +50.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £460 £500
% change year-on-year
+3.26% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 - £61.00
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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
2352 1933 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.61% 72.81% 71.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1027 876
Average daily rate £375 £375 £352
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 23 25
Average hourly rate £31.35 £25.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.40% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £16.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £180.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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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 -15 5 £375 -28.57% 5
Glasgow -5 3 - -
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UK

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture.

1 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
1 10 (47.62%) Data Management
2 7 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
3 6 (28.57%) Banking
4 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
4 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (23.81%) Cognos
5 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
5 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
6 3 (14.29%) Information Management
6 3 (14.29%) SaaS
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (9.52%) Informatica
7 2 (9.52%) ERwin
7 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
7 2 (9.52%) Big Data
7 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing Data Architecture also 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 that cited Data Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Big Data
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.76%) DB2
4 1 (4.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) ERwin
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
1 6 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
1 10 (47.62%) Data Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Enterprise Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Data Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Writer
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Author
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Author
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Data Modelling
1 10 (47.62%) Data Management
2 7 (33.33%) ETL
3 5 (23.81%) Data Analysis
3 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) IT Governance
4 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Analytics
4 4 (19.05%) Master Data Management
5 3 (14.29%) Information Management
5 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
7 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
7 1 (4.76%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Cognos
2 2 (9.52%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.76%) Teradata
3 1 (4.76%) Netezza
3 1 (4.76%) Pega
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Sybase