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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 109 95 108
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 15 21 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.54% 0.86% 0.091%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 0
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£500 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £30.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+19.67% -15.27%
Data Architecture
UK

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
2092 1721 1484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.85% 70.53% 67.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1140 876 773
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 47 31
Average hourly rate £24.75 £32.50 £21.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.84% +52.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.68 £9.38 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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
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 24 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 8 £500 -
Glasgow -10 3 £400 -11.11%
Data Architecture
UK

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (48.28%) Finance
1 14 (48.28%) Data Management
2 11 (37.93%) Migration
2 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
3 9 (31.03%) Banking
4 8 (27.59%) ETL
4 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (24.14%) Cognos
5 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (20.69%) Information Management
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (17.24%) Informatica
7 5 (17.24%) Oracle
7 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
8 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
8 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
8 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
8 4 (13.79%) IT Governance
8 4 (13.79%) Reference Data
8 4 (13.79%) Teradata
8 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (13.79%) DB2
8 4 (13.79%) ITIL
8 4 (13.79%) SAS
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) SPSS
9 3 (10.34%) SAP
9 3 (10.34%) OLAP

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (13.79%) SAS
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) SMS
1 1 (3.45%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.79%) DB2
4 3 (10.34%) OLAP
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (10.34%) Big Data
5 2 (6.90%) SAP BW
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.45%) MS Access
6 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.45%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) ERwin
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (3.45%) Toad
2 1 (3.45%) PowerDesigner
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 9 (31.03%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Architect
2 10 (34.48%) Data Architect
3 9 (31.03%) Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Data Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Chief Technology Officer
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Applications Specialist
8 1 (3.45%) DBA
8 1 (3.45%) Administrator
8 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) SAP BW Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modeller
8 1 (3.45%) Development Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.79%) Reference Data
3 3 (10.34%) Social Media
4 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.90%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.45%) Data Conversion
5 1 (3.45%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Data Management
2 11 (37.93%) Migration
2 11 (37.93%) Data Modelling
3 8 (27.59%) ETL
4 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (20.69%) Information Management
5 5 (17.24%) Master Data Management
6 4 (13.79%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (13.79%) Data Analysis
6 4 (13.79%) IT Governance
6 4 (13.79%) ITIL
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (10.34%) TOGAF
7 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Data Security
7 3 (10.34%) CRM
7 3 (10.34%) Performance Management
7 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (10.34%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
2 1 (3.45%) ABAP
2 1 (3.45%) REXX
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (6.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Cognos
2 5 (17.24%) Informatica
2 5 (17.24%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Teradata
4 3 (10.34%) SAP
4 3 (10.34%) Sybase
5 2 (6.90%) Business Objects
6 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
6 1 (3.45%) Netezza