The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 326 385 340
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -45
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 383 303 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.53% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.67% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 197 190
Median daily rate £550 £545 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% +9.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £670 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 - £81.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £37.80

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Data Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Trend

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

Data Architecture Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Data Architecture Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Data Architecture
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture within the UK.

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Architecture
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England +32 340 £550 - 62
London +53 195 £573 -0.43% 34
South East -7 43 £488 +10.79% 6
Scotland +35 40 £475 - 5
South West +24 30 £613 +5.83% 2
West Midlands -23 27 £490 +8.58% 3
Edinburgh +14 25 £500 +11.11% 5
City of London +43 23 £550 -4.34% 3
Wiltshire +12 22 £650 +6.12%
East of England +29 15 £475 -17.39% 2
Yorkshire -7 15 £550 +15.78% 4
Berkshire +6 14 £479 +27.73% 2
Buckinghamshire +10 12 £425 -3.40%
Shropshire -20 11 £550 -
Corsham - 11 £663 -
Hertfordshire - 11 £450 -
Telford -21 10 £550 -
Swindon +8 8 £669 +9.18%
Glasgow +11 7 £463 -7.50%
South Yorkshire -7 7 £700 +25.84% 3
Sheffield -9 7 £700 +25.84% 3
West Yorkshire -10 7 £550 +15.78% 1
Hampshire 0 6 £625 +28.20% 1
Leeds -6 6 £550 +17.64% 1
West Sussex -8 6 - - 1
Horsham - 6 - -
Watford - 6 £400 -
North West -20 5 £675 +12.50% 9
Cambridgeshire +18 4 £475 -13.63% 2
Slough +6 4 £470 +26.34%

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 378 (49.80%) Data Modelling
2 258 (33.99%) Data Warehouse
3 248 (32.67%) Finance
4 210 (27.67%) Data Management
5 202 (26.61%) Business Intelligence
6 185 (24.37%) SQL
7 149 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
8 148 (19.50%) Data Quality
9 145 (19.10%) Analytics
10 144 (18.97%) ETL
11 136 (17.92%) Data Integration
12 124 (16.34%) Master Data Management
13 122 (16.07%) Big Data
14 117 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
15 113 (14.89%) Data Governance
16 112 (14.76%) Oracle
17 109 (14.36%) Hadoop
18 107 (14.10%) Migration
19 96 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
20 85 (11.20%) Data Migration
21 80 (10.54%) TOGAF
22 78 (10.28%) Banking
23 75 (9.88%) Java
24 73 (9.62%) Informatica
24 73 (9.62%) Open Source
25 71 (9.35%) Security Cleared
26 70 (9.22%) SAS
27 69 (9.09%) Data Analysis
28 68 (8.96%) Logical Data Model
29 67 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills 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 70 (9.22%) SAS
2 23 (3.03%) Apache Spark
3 13 (1.71%) CMS
3 13 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.45%) Apache Pig
5 9 (1.19%) Confluence
6 7 (0.92%) Apache
7 5 (0.66%) Apache Solr
7 5 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (0.66%) Mule
7 5 (0.66%) nginx
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
8 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 4 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.40%) Documentum
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 16 (2.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.79%) MS Office
3 5 (0.66%) MS Project
4 4 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.79%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (0.79%) Teamcenter
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.66%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 4 (0.53%) Maximo
5 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.26%) KANA IQ
5 2 (0.26%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.13%) Loan IQ
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.13%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (2.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (1.84%) GitHub
4 12 (1.58%) SuccessFactors
5 4 (0.53%) PaaS
6 2 (0.26%) iPaaS
6 2 (0.26%) SaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (0.92%) SMS
2 5 (0.66%) Intranet
3 3 (0.40%) Internet
3 3 (0.40%) SNMP
4 2 (0.26%) CTI
4 2 (0.26%) HTTP
4 2 (0.26%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.13%) ATM
5 1 (0.13%) DHCP
5 1 (0.13%) DNS
5 1 (0.13%) Extranet
5 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (33.99%) Data Warehouse
2 122 (16.07%) Big Data
3 109 (14.36%) Hadoop
4 65 (8.56%) SQL Server
5 60 (7.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 58 (7.64%) MongoDB
7 57 (7.51%) PostgreSQL
8 56 (7.38%) Relational Database
9 49 (6.46%) BusinessObjects
9 49 (6.46%) NoSQL
10 48 (6.32%) Pentaho
11 47 (6.19%) Apache Hive
12 46 (6.06%) HBase
13 28 (3.69%) RDBMS
14 26 (3.43%) Data Mining
15 25 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 22 (2.90%) Oracle Database
17 20 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 18 (2.37%) Data Lake
19 16 (2.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 58 (7.64%) ERwin
2 22 (2.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 20 (2.64%) JIRA
4 19 (2.50%) Jenkins
5 13 (1.71%) Git (software)
6 9 (1.19%) Maven
7 5 (0.66%) ClearQuest
7 5 (0.66%) Hudson
7 5 (0.66%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (0.66%) PVCS
7 5 (0.66%) Toad
7 5 (0.66%) Visual Studio
8 3 (0.40%) Subversion
9 2 (0.26%) JBuilder
9 2 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
10 1 (0.13%) JMeter
10 1 (0.13%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.13%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.13%) Selenium
10 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
General
1 248 (32.67%) Finance
2 78 (10.28%) Banking
3 50 (6.59%) Retail
4 37 (4.87%) Investment Banking
5 36 (4.74%) Marketing
6 17 (2.24%) Legal
7 12 (1.58%) Telecoms
8 11 (1.45%) Manufacturing
9 9 (1.19%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.05%) Advertising
10 8 (1.05%) Back Office
10 8 (1.05%) Financial Institution
11 7 (0.92%) Billing
12 6 (0.79%) Law
13 5 (0.66%) Front Office
14 4 (0.53%) Publishing
15 2 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
15 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 479 (63.11%) Architect
2 348 (45.85%) Data Architect
3 81 (10.67%) Analyst
4 64 (8.43%) Enterprise Architect
5 60 (7.91%) Solutions Architect
6 53 (6.98%) Data Analyst
7 45 (5.93%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 37 (4.87%) Developer
9 35 (4.61%) Big Data Architect
9 35 (4.61%) Senior Architect
10 32 (4.22%) Data Warehouse Architect
11 31 (4.08%) Technical Architect
12 28 (3.69%) Project Manager
13 27 (3.56%) Hadoop Architect
14 22 (2.90%) Business Analyst
14 22 (2.90%) Data Manager
15 21 (2.77%) Consultant
16 19 (2.50%) Integration Architect
16 19 (2.50%) Senior Data Architect
17 16 (2.11%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (6.46%) Web Services
1 49 (6.46%) XML
2 46 (6.06%) REST
3 21 (2.77%) .NET
3 21 (2.77%) HTML
4 18 (2.37%) Middleware
4 18 (2.37%) SOAP
5 17 (2.24%) XSD
6 16 (2.11%) WSDL
7 13 (1.71%) JSON
8 10 (1.32%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.05%) EDI
9 8 (1.05%) HTML5
9 8 (1.05%) Spark Streaming
9 8 (1.05%) XSLT
10 7 (0.92%) Node.js
10 7 (0.92%) Spring
11 6 (0.79%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (0.66%) Lucene
12 5 (0.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 136 (17.92%) Data Integration
2 117 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
3 56 (7.38%) Management Information System
4 55 (7.25%) Visualisation
5 45 (5.93%) Data Structures
6 36 (4.74%) Reference Data
7 31 (4.08%) Algorithms
8 28 (3.69%) Enterprise Software
9 25 (3.29%) Data Conversion
10 17 (2.24%) Fixed Income
11 13 (1.71%) Computer Science
11 13 (1.71%) Equities
12 12 (1.58%) Data Centre
12 12 (1.58%) NHS
12 12 (1.58%) Statistics
13 9 (1.19%) Market Risk
14 7 (0.92%) Credit Risk
14 7 (0.92%) Data Extraction
14 7 (0.92%) Replication
15 5 (0.66%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (5.93%) Unix
2 20 (2.64%) Windows
3 19 (2.50%) Linux
4 5 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (0.66%) zOS
5 4 (0.53%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.40%) AIX
6 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.26%) Solaris
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 378 (49.80%) Data Modelling
2 210 (27.67%) Data Management
3 202 (26.61%) Business Intelligence
4 149 (19.63%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (19.10%) Analytics
6 144 (18.97%) ETL
7 124 (16.34%) Master Data Management
8 113 (14.89%) Data Governance
9 107 (14.10%) Migration
10 96 (12.65%) Enterprise Architecture
11 85 (11.20%) Data Migration
12 80 (10.54%) TOGAF
13 73 (9.62%) Open Source
14 69 (9.09%) Data Analysis
15 68 (8.96%) Logical Data Model
16 67 (8.83%) Stakeholder Management
17 63 (8.30%) Data Transformation
17 63 (8.30%) SOA
18 60 (7.91%) Project Management
19 54 (7.11%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 185 (24.37%) SQL
2 75 (9.88%) Java
3 39 (5.14%) JavaScript
4 36 (4.74%) Python
4 36 (4.74%) Shell Script
5 31 (4.08%) R
6 15 (1.98%) C++
6 15 (1.98%) Scala
7 10 (1.32%) Perl
7 10 (1.32%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.19%) C
9 6 (0.79%) C#
10 5 (0.66%) Groovy
11 4 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.40%) Clojure
12 3 (0.40%) Ruby
12 3 (0.40%) SAS Macro
12 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.26%) NATURAL
13 2 (0.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 71 (9.35%) Security Cleared
2 54 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 38 (5.01%) Degree
4 8 (1.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 8 (1.05%) DV Cleared
5 4 (0.53%) ISEB
5 4 (0.53%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.26%) MBA
6 2 (0.26%) PMP
7 1 (0.13%) APMP
7 1 (0.13%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (19.50%) Data Quality
2 27 (3.56%) QA
3 6 (0.79%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (0.66%) MiFID
4 5 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.66%) SAS 70
5 4 (0.53%) FINREP
5 4 (0.53%) SLA
5 4 (0.53%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.26%) EMIR
6 2 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.13%) AIFMD
7 1 (0.13%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) FATCA
7 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.13%) ISO20022
7 1 (0.13%) UCITS
System Software
1 11 (1.45%) Docker
2 10 (1.32%) Apache Flume
2 10 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.19%) Xen
4 8 (1.05%) HDFS
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.13%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (1.05%) Hadoop YARN
4 5 (0.66%) Control-M
4 5 (0.66%) Data Guard
5 4 (0.53%) DBAmp
6 3 (0.40%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 1 (0.13%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.13%) Nagios
7 1 (0.13%) NetBackup
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
7 1 (0.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 112 (14.76%) Oracle
2 73 (9.62%) Informatica
3 66 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 44 (5.80%) Tableau
5 33 (4.35%) CA
6 32 (4.22%) IBM
7 31 (4.08%) SAP
8 29 (3.82%) Teradata
9 28 (3.69%) Cloudera
10 27 (3.56%) VMware
11 22 (2.90%) Talend
12 18 (2.37%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (1.71%) Platfora
14 11 (1.45%) Citrix
15 10 (1.32%) MuleSoft
15 10 (1.32%) Pega
16 8 (1.05%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
17 6 (0.79%) Embarcadero
17 6 (0.79%) Google
17 6 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £525 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 500 - 550
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Aquent
Rate: £200 - £330 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
South West England
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £800 - £1000 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The People Network
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per annum + market rate
Posted: 22 hours ago
West London
Optima Connections
Rate: Up to £625 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon
TDA Group
Rate: £450 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £0.00 - £0.01 per day + Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
ANSON MCCADE
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield or Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: £500-£530 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Sheffield or Coventry
Bluefire Professional Services
Rate: £500-£530 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: market rate
Posted: 5 days ago