The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architect
Rank 206 193 219
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Data Architect 66 75 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.68% 0.75% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.80% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 18
Average daily rate £500 £475 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -11.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £350 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £648 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £56.88 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+50.46% -
Data Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
9214 9421 8767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.38% 94.40% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 5151 4814
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £232 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 459 473
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +4.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.28 £12.32 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £50.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architect across the South East region.

Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Data Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Berkshire +2 20 £506 +19.11% 3
Hampshire +10 12 £550 +15.78%
East Sussex -3 12 £463 +2.20%
West Sussex -19 7 £520 +4.00%
Surrey -8 5 £400 -33.33%
Buckinghamshire +5 4 £481 -14.48%
Kent -23 3 £625 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £650 +33.33%
Sussex +2 1 - -
M4 Corridor - 1 - -
Data Architect
England

Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Data Architect in their job title 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 with Data Architect in their job title.

1 71 (46.71%) Data Modelling
1 71 (46.71%) Data Architecture
2 50 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
3 41 (26.97%) Oracle
4 38 (25.00%) Migration
5 37 (24.34%) ETL
6 35 (23.03%) Data Management
7 34 (22.37%) TOGAF
7 34 (22.37%) Data Warehouse
8 31 (20.39%) Analytics
9 28 (18.42%) SQL Server
10 27 (17.76%) Finance
10 27 (17.76%) Big Data
11 26 (17.11%) Data Analytics
11 26 (17.11%) Data Analysis
12 25 (16.45%) Data Integration
13 24 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (15.13%) Enterprise Architecture
14 23 (15.13%) SAP
15 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
16 18 (11.84%) Degree
16 18 (11.84%) SQL
17 17 (11.18%) Data Migration
17 17 (11.18%) NoSQL
18 16 (10.53%) Data Governance
19 15 (9.87%) ERP
20 13 (8.55%) Hadoop
20 13 (8.55%) Zachman Framework
20 13 (8.55%) Data Quality
20 13 (8.55%) Logical Data Model

Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region that cited Data Architect in their job title 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 with Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.95%) Node.js
1 6 (3.95%) WebLogic
1 6 (3.95%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.63%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.97%) Apache
3 3 (1.97%) Apache Spark
3 3 (1.97%) SAS
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.66%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.66%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.95%) SAP ERP
1 6 (3.95%) SAP IS-U
1 6 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.32%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.32%) GitHub
3 2 (1.32%) SaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.66%) Force.com
4 1 (0.66%) IaaS
4 1 (0.66%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.61%) Network Security
2 6 (3.95%) Firewall
3 5 (3.29%) 4G
3 5 (3.29%) Internet
4 4 (2.63%) DMZ
4 4 (2.63%) HTTP
4 4 (2.63%) HTTPS
4 4 (2.63%) Reverse Proxy
5 3 (1.97%) ATM
5 3 (1.97%) WAN
6 2 (1.32%) 3G
6 2 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (1.32%) LAN
6 2 (1.32%) SAN
6 2 (1.32%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.66%) BGP
7 1 (0.66%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.66%) OSPF
7 1 (0.66%) VRRP
7 1 (0.66%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.37%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (18.42%) SQL Server
3 27 (17.76%) Big Data
4 17 (11.18%) NoSQL
5 13 (8.55%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.24%) Oracle Database
7 8 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 7 (4.61%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (4.61%) Data Mining
8 7 (4.61%) DataStage
9 6 (3.95%) MongoDB
9 6 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (3.29%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (3.29%) Power BI
10 5 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (2.63%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (2.63%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.97%) Oracle OWB
12 3 (1.97%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 6 (3.95%) Selenium
2 4 (2.63%) ERwin
3 2 (1.32%) Toad
4 1 (0.66%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (17.76%) Finance
2 12 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.58%) Automotive
4 9 (5.92%) Marketing
5 8 (5.26%) Publishing
6 7 (4.61%) Electronics
7 6 (3.95%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.63%) Retail
9 2 (1.32%) Legal
9 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) Natural Language Processing
2 6 (3.95%) AngularJS
2 6 (3.95%) J2EE
3 4 (2.63%) XML
4 3 (1.97%) Web Services
5 2 (1.32%) .NET
5 2 (1.32%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.32%) JDBC
5 2 (1.32%) Middleware
5 2 (1.32%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.32%) SOAP
5 2 (1.32%) Spring
5 2 (1.32%) Struts
6 1 (0.66%) Kafka
6 1 (0.66%) LAMP
6 1 (0.66%) Mason
6 1 (0.66%) MDX
6 1 (0.66%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.66%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 25 (16.45%) Data Integration
2 24 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (7.24%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.58%) Algorithms
5 5 (3.29%) Data Conversion
5 5 (3.29%) Data Structures
6 4 (2.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.63%) Visualisation
7 3 (1.97%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.97%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.32%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.32%) Linked Data
8 2 (1.32%) Semantic Web
9 1 (0.66%) FMCG
9 1 (0.66%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.66%) LPAR
9 1 (0.66%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.66%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.66%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.63%) Windows
2 2 (1.32%) Linux
2 2 (1.32%) Unix
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.66%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (46.71%) Data Architecture
1 71 (46.71%) Data Modelling
2 50 (32.89%) Business Intelligence
3 38 (25.00%) Migration
4 37 (24.34%) ETL
5 35 (23.03%) Data Management
6 34 (22.37%) TOGAF
7 31 (20.39%) Analytics
8 26 (17.11%) Data Analysis
8 26 (17.11%) Data Analytics
9 23 (15.13%) Enterprise Architecture
10 20 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (11.18%) Data Migration
12 16 (10.53%) Data Governance
13 15 (9.87%) ERP
14 13 (8.55%) Logical Data Model
14 13 (8.55%) Translating Business Requirements
14 13 (8.55%) Zachman Framework
15 12 (7.89%) Big Data Analytics
15 12 (7.89%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.84%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) Java
3 8 (5.26%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.95%) Python
5 4 (2.63%) PHP
6 2 (1.32%) ABAP
6 2 (1.32%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.66%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (11.84%) Degree
2 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (0.66%) CCNP
5 1 (0.66%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.66%) Dell Certification
5 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.66%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.55%) Data Quality
2 6 (3.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.32%) QA
4 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.66%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.66%) Apache Flume
3 1 (0.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) Data Guard
1 1 (0.66%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.66%) Oozie
1 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 41 (26.97%) Oracle
2 23 (15.13%) SAP
3 12 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 11 (7.24%) Informatica
5 6 (3.95%) IBM
5 6 (3.95%) Tableau
5 6 (3.95%) Teradata
5 6 (3.95%) VMware
6 4 (2.63%) Ab Initio
6 4 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.97%) Cisco
7 3 (1.97%) Cloudera
7 3 (1.97%) Embarcadero
7 3 (1.97%) HP
7 3 (1.97%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.32%) Cognos
8 2 (1.32%) EMC
8 2 (1.32%) NetSuite
8 2 (1.32%) Trillium
9 1 (0.66%) Pega