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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architecture
UK
Rank 317 323 345
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +22
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 289 336 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.66% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.81% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 234 219
Median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £390 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36193 41509 39855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.76% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23989 26924 25716
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1213 1044
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 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
England +34 280 £550 +4.76% 51
London +17 173 £575 -4.16% 19
South East -6 41 £550 +15.78% 9
City of London +10 34 £600 -4.00% 6
South West +22 20 £490 +15.29% 3
North West +28 14 £450 -35.71% 6
Berkshire +1 14 £475 - 2
Manchester +21 13 £450 -36.84% 3
West Midlands -7 11 £488 +2.78% 3
Bristol +9 9 £450 +5.88% 1
Reading +19 8 £475 -5.00%
West Sussex +9 7 £576 -
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £500 +28.20% 1
East of England -7 7 £450 -11.76% 4
Wiltshire - 7 £525 -
Hampshire +7 6 £613 - 3
Yorkshire +6 6 £500 +8.40% 3
West Yorkshire +16 5 £510 +10.56% 3
Leeds +9 5 £510 +11.78% 2
East Midlands +9 5 £319 -42.04% 4
Hertfordshire -2 5 £450 -5.26%
Scotland -4 5 £475 -5.00%
Oxford +5 4 £508 +15.45%
Oxfordshire 0 4 £508 +12.88%
Coventry -12 4 £570 +3.63%
Swindon - 4 £550 -
Watford - 4 £438 -
Surrey +21 3 £575 +4.54% 3
Edinburgh +9 3 £575 +15.00%
Northamptonshire -12 3 £313 -43.18% 1

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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 with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 331 (50.92%) Data Modelling
2 169 (26.00%) Finance
3 160 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
4 157 (24.15%) Data Management
5 154 (23.69%) Data Warehouse
6 153 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
7 147 (22.62%) Big Data
8 118 (18.15%) Analytics
8 118 (18.15%) Data Integration
9 111 (17.08%) SQL
10 110 (16.92%) Data Quality
11 106 (16.31%) Banking
12 103 (15.85%) ETL
12 103 (15.85%) Data Governance
13 97 (14.92%) Hadoop
13 97 (14.92%) Migration
14 89 (13.69%) Data Analysis
15 82 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
16 79 (12.15%) Oracle
17 78 (12.00%) Data Migration
18 72 (11.08%) TOGAF
19 69 (10.62%) SQL Server
20 68 (10.46%) Enterprise Architecture
21 64 (9.85%) Project Management
22 63 (9.69%) Security Cleared
23 62 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
24 56 (8.62%) Retail
25 55 (8.46%) Apache Spark
26 54 (8.31%) Degree
27 52 (8.00%) Management Information System

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 55 (8.46%) Apache Spark
2 14 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.85%) Apache
4 12 (1.85%) nginx
4 12 (1.85%) SAS
5 11 (1.69%) Apache Solr
6 10 (1.54%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.08%) WebLogic
8 6 (0.92%) JBoss
9 5 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.46%) Documentum
11 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
11 3 (0.46%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.31%) Mule
12 2 (0.31%) SharePoint Server
12 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (2.77%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.23%) MS Project
3 6 (0.92%) MS Office
3 6 (0.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.15%) SPSS
4 1 (0.15%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.23%) SAP HCM
3 5 (0.77%) SAP Retail
4 4 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.31%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.31%) Sonata
6 2 (0.31%) Summit
7 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.15%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.15%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.15%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.15%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 27 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (2.92%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (2.00%) SuccessFactors
4 9 (1.38%) SaaS
5 8 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.08%) Azure Machine Learning
7 6 (0.92%) Amazon S3
7 6 (0.92%) IBM Cloud
8 4 (0.62%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.46%) Office 365
9 3 (0.46%) PaaS
10 2 (0.31%) iPaaS
11 1 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.15%) IaaS
11 1 (0.15%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.15%) Slack
11 1 (0.15%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.38%) SMS
2 8 (1.23%) LDAP
3 7 (1.08%) HTTP
4 6 (0.92%) Internet
5 3 (0.46%) CTI
5 3 (0.46%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.31%) Network Security
6 2 (0.31%) OpenLDAP
7 1 (0.15%) DOCSIS
7 1 (0.15%) Firewall
7 1 (0.15%) FTP
7 1 (0.15%) Intranet
7 1 (0.15%) LAN
7 1 (0.15%) NAS
7 1 (0.15%) SAN
7 1 (0.15%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) VPN
7 1 (0.15%) WAN
7 1 (0.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (23.69%) Data Warehouse
2 147 (22.62%) Big Data
3 97 (14.92%) Hadoop
4 69 (10.62%) SQL Server
5 51 (7.85%) Apache Hive
6 43 (6.62%) QlikView
7 38 (5.85%) HBase
7 38 (5.85%) MongoDB
8 35 (5.38%) NoSQL
9 33 (5.08%) BusinessObjects
10 30 (4.62%) Data Lake
11 28 (4.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (4.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 25 (3.85%) Data Mining
13 23 (3.54%) Oracle Database
13 23 (3.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 18 (2.77%) Relational Database
15 17 (2.62%) Power BI
16 13 (2.00%) Apache Cassandra
16 13 (2.00%) Impala
Development Applications
1 19 (2.92%) Talend Open Studio
2 18 (2.77%) Jenkins
3 15 (2.31%) ERwin
4 7 (1.08%) JIRA
4 7 (1.08%) PowerDesigner
5 4 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (0.62%) JMeter
6 3 (0.46%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.31%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.31%) LoadRunner
7 2 (0.31%) MagicDraw
7 2 (0.31%) Selenium
7 2 (0.31%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.31%) Subversion
7 2 (0.31%) Xcode
8 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.15%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.15%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 169 (26.00%) Finance
2 106 (16.31%) Banking
3 56 (8.62%) Retail
4 40 (6.15%) Marketing
5 25 (3.85%) Investment Banking
6 16 (2.46%) Legal
7 13 (2.00%) Law
8 11 (1.69%) Retail Banking
9 10 (1.54%) Telecoms
10 7 (1.08%) Financial Institution
10 7 (1.08%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.08%) Publishing
11 6 (0.92%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (0.92%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.46%) Advertising
13 3 (0.46%) Automotive
13 3 (0.46%) Billing
13 3 (0.46%) Games
14 1 (0.15%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 416 (64.00%) Architect
2 314 (48.31%) Data Architect
3 80 (12.31%) Analyst
4 73 (11.23%) Solutions Architect
5 43 (6.62%) Big Data Architect
5 43 (6.62%) Data Analyst
6 39 (6.00%) Developer
7 34 (5.23%) Enterprise Architect
8 33 (5.08%) Senior Architect
9 31 (4.77%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 27 (4.15%) Business Analyst
11 25 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Architect
12 23 (3.54%) Technical Architect
13 22 (3.38%) Consultant
14 21 (3.23%) Project Manager
14 21 (3.23%) Senior Data Architect
15 17 (2.62%) Hadoop Architect
16 14 (2.15%) Data Consultant
16 14 (2.15%) Data Manager
16 14 (2.15%) Data Warehouse Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (6.77%) XML
2 36 (5.54%) Web Services
3 29 (4.46%) REST
4 27 (4.15%) .NET
5 25 (3.85%) Kafka
6 17 (2.62%) HTML
7 15 (2.31%) SOAP
8 14 (2.15%) XSD
9 12 (1.85%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 11 (1.69%) RESTful
11 10 (1.54%) Middleware
11 10 (1.54%) scikit-learn
12 8 (1.23%) Apache Avro
13 7 (1.08%) JSON
14 6 (0.92%) J2EE
14 6 (0.92%) XML Schema
15 5 (0.77%) HTML5
15 5 (0.77%) Node.js
16 4 (0.62%) Pandas
16 4 (0.62%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 118 (18.15%) Data Integration
2 82 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 51 (7.85%) Reference Data
5 38 (5.85%) Visualisation
6 34 (5.23%) Data Structures
7 30 (4.62%) Computer Science
8 20 (3.08%) Credit Risk
9 16 (2.46%) User Experience
10 15 (2.31%) Enterprise Software
11 13 (2.00%) Market Risk
12 11 (1.69%) Taxonomies
13 10 (1.54%) Statistics
14 9 (1.38%) Ontologies
15 8 (1.23%) Grid Computing
16 7 (1.08%) Economics
16 7 (1.08%) Equities
16 7 (1.08%) Mainframe
17 6 (0.92%) Fixed Income
17 6 (0.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.31%) Linux
2 11 (1.69%) Windows
3 10 (1.54%) Unix
4 3 (0.46%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.46%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.31%) AIX
5 2 (0.31%) Android
5 2 (0.31%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 331 (50.92%) Data Modelling
2 160 (24.62%) Business Intelligence
3 157 (24.15%) Data Management
4 153 (23.54%) Agile Software Development
5 118 (18.15%) Analytics
6 103 (15.85%) Data Governance
6 103 (15.85%) ETL
7 97 (14.92%) Migration
8 89 (13.69%) Data Analysis
9 78 (12.00%) Data Migration
10 72 (11.08%) TOGAF
11 68 (10.46%) Enterprise Architecture
12 64 (9.85%) Project Management
13 62 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
14 50 (7.69%) CRM
14 50 (7.69%) SOA
15 46 (7.08%) Logical Data Model
16 42 (6.46%) Open Source
17 39 (6.00%) Master Data Management
18 37 (5.69%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 111 (17.08%) SQL
2 48 (7.38%) Java
3 36 (5.54%) Python
4 30 (4.62%) R
5 26 (4.00%) Scala
6 18 (2.77%) JavaScript
7 15 (2.31%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.23%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.08%) C#
9 7 (1.08%) NATURAL
9 7 (1.08%) Perl
9 7 (1.08%) PHP
10 6 (0.92%) C++
11 5 (0.77%) C
11 5 (0.77%) SPARQL
11 5 (0.77%) VB.NET
12 3 (0.46%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.46%) Ruby
12 3 (0.46%) VBA
13 2 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 63 (9.69%) Security Cleared
2 54 (8.31%) Degree
3 48 (7.38%) SC Cleared
4 10 (1.54%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (1.23%) CLAS
5 8 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.92%) MBA
7 5 (0.77%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.77%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.77%) PMP
8 3 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.46%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.31%) CISSP
10 1 (0.15%) CBAP
10 1 (0.15%) ISEB
10 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (16.92%) Data Quality
2 20 (3.08%) ISO20022
3 16 (2.46%) MiFID
4 14 (2.15%) QA
5 11 (1.69%) FATCA
6 4 (0.62%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.31%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.31%) Basel II
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.31%) EMIR
9 1 (0.15%) HL7
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.15%) P3O
9 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (3.38%) Docker
2 13 (2.00%) HDFS
3 12 (1.85%) Corosync
3 12 (1.85%) Squid
4 11 (1.69%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.31%) Btrfs
5 2 (0.31%) vCloud
6 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.15%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.15%) XenApp
6 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.15%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (2.00%) Puppet
2 12 (1.85%) Pacemaker
3 8 (1.23%) Oozie
4 4 (0.62%) MOM
5 2 (0.31%) Ansible
5 2 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
5 2 (0.31%) Nagios
5 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.31%) vRealize
6 1 (0.15%) Control-M
6 1 (0.15%) DBAmp
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.15%) Kibana
Vendors
1 79 (12.15%) Oracle
2 38 (5.85%) Microsoft
3 34 (5.23%) IBM
4 33 (5.08%) Tableau
5 31 (4.77%) SAP
6 24 (3.69%) Informatica
7 20 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
8 19 (2.92%) Talend
9 17 (2.62%) Cloudera
10 14 (2.15%) Netezza
10 14 (2.15%) Splunk
10 14 (2.15%) Teradata
11 12 (1.85%) Cognos
12 11 (1.69%) MapR
13 10 (1.54%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 9 (1.38%) Nuix
15 7 (1.08%) Hortonworks
15 7 (1.08%) HP
16 6 (0.92%) Google
16 6 (0.92%) Software AG
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