The table below looks at the statistics for Data Architecture skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architecture
Rank 317 350 299
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -51
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 320 266 285
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.50% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.67% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 182 165
Average daily rate
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£523 £478 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.42% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £650 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £460 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £37.80 -
UK excluding London average 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
41173 39816 35317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.21% 75.21% 74.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26232 25172 21131
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1182 1174 1060
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -11.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.77 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £50.00 £49.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Data Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 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
England +34 308 £525 +9.94% 61
London +10 146 £600 +20.00% 37
South East +29 53 £450 +5.88% 5
City of London +6 38 £475 -9.09% 9
North West -13 30 £500 +9.89% 6
Yorkshire -9 21 £469 +23.35% 2
South West +21 20 £540 +6.40% 2
East of England +7 15 £525 +25.37% 3
West Midlands -7 15 £451 +28.01% 4
Cheshire -3 13 £475 +5.55% 3
Lancashire +14 12 £613 +53.12%
South Yorkshire - 12 £450 -
Blackpool +7 11 £625 +56.25%
Warrington +3 11 £475 -5.00% 2
Sheffield - 11 £450 -
Surrey +21 10 £600 +23.07% 1
Berkshire +8 10 £369 -13.17%
Somerset - 9 £543 -
Oxfordshire - 8 £440 -
Taunton - 8 £543 -
Hampshire +3 7 £500 +14.94%
West Yorkshire -14 7 £475 +35.23% 1
Bedfordshire +11 6 £525 -12.50%
Buckinghamshire +4 6 £525 +27.27% 1
East Sussex -9 6 £430 -
Scotland -10 6 £450 -14.28% 7
Oxford - 6 £440 -
Wiltshire +6 5 £600 +10.34%
Milton Keynes +4 5 £520 +32.06% 1
Hertfordshire -13 5 £450 +16.12%

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 292 (47.79%) Data Modelling
2 191 (31.26%) Finance
3 172 (28.15%) Data Warehouse
4 155 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
5 147 (24.06%) ETL
6 143 (23.40%) Data Management
7 132 (21.60%) Banking
8 128 (20.95%) SQL
9 111 (18.17%) Oracle
10 106 (17.35%) Analytics
11 96 (15.71%) Big Data
12 92 (15.06%) Data Governance
12 92 (15.06%) Data Analysis
13 82 (13.42%) Logical Data Model
14 79 (12.93%) Microsoft
15 77 (12.60%) Data Integration
16 72 (11.78%) Project Management
17 71 (11.62%) Migration
17 71 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
18 66 (10.80%) Enterprise Architecture
19 63 (10.31%) SQL Server
20 57 (9.33%) Data Migration
21 56 (9.17%) TOGAF
21 56 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
22 53 (8.67%) Master Data Management
23 52 (8.51%) Retail
23 52 (8.51%) Business Analysis
24 50 (8.18%) Reference Data
25 49 (8.02%) Investment Banking
26 48 (7.86%) Agile Software Development

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (6.22%) SAS
2 14 (2.29%) Apache Spark
3 13 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.80%) Apache Solr
5 10 (1.64%) Apache Pig
6 9 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 6 (0.98%) IIS
7 6 (0.98%) SharePoint
7 6 (0.98%) Apache
8 5 (0.82%) ArcGIS
9 3 (0.49%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.33%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) nginx
Applications
1 33 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.13%) MS Visio
3 12 (1.96%) SPSS
4 11 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.47%) MS Project
6 4 (0.65%) MS Office
7 3 (0.49%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 15 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.65%) Agresso
3 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.33%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.16%) Eagle PACE
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.44%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.47%) SaaS
3 7 (1.15%) PaaS
4 3 (0.49%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.16%) Boomi
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.78%) Firewall
2 16 (2.62%) LAN
2 16 (2.62%) WAN
3 13 (2.13%) SAN
4 11 (1.80%) Network Security
5 10 (1.64%) Internet
6 9 (1.47%) VPN
7 7 (1.15%) VLAN
7 7 (1.15%) SSL
7 7 (1.15%) SMTP
7 7 (1.15%) SNMP
7 7 (1.15%) MPLS
7 7 (1.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (1.15%) NetScaler
8 6 (0.98%) DNS
9 4 (0.65%) Multicast
9 4 (0.65%) Intranet
9 4 (0.65%) BGP
9 4 (0.65%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 172 (28.15%) Data Warehouse
2 96 (15.71%) Big Data
3 63 (10.31%) SQL Server
4 48 (7.86%) Hadoop
5 37 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 37 (6.06%) NoSQL
6 31 (5.07%) Relational Database
7 30 (4.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 29 (4.75%) Oracle BI EE
9 28 (4.58%) MongoDB
10 23 (3.76%) OLAP
11 22 (3.60%) RDBMS
12 21 (3.44%) OLTP
13 20 (3.27%) Apache Hive
14 18 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 15 (2.45%) DB2
16 13 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
17 12 (1.96%) HBase
17 12 (1.96%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 12 (1.96%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 32 (5.24%) ERwin
2 4 (0.65%) PowerDesigner
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.65%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
4 1 (0.16%) Toad
4 1 (0.16%) XMLSpy
4 1 (0.16%) JUnit
4 1 (0.16%) Introscope
General
1 191 (31.26%) Finance
2 132 (21.60%) Banking
3 52 (8.51%) Retail
4 49 (8.02%) Investment Banking
5 19 (3.11%) Front Office
6 17 (2.78%) Marketing
6 17 (2.78%) Retail Banking
6 17 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.29%) Financial Institution
7 14 (2.29%) Publishing
8 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.82%) Multimedia
10 4 (0.65%) Legal
10 4 (0.65%) Online Betting
11 3 (0.49%) Electronics
11 3 (0.49%) Back Office
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
13 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 365 (59.74%) Architect
2 238 (38.95%) Data Architect
3 90 (14.73%) Analyst
4 55 (9.00%) Developer
5 48 (7.86%) Solutions Architect
6 45 (7.36%) Business Analyst
6 45 (7.36%) Data Analyst
7 41 (6.71%) Technical Architect
7 41 (6.71%) Consultant
8 35 (5.73%) Enterprise Architect
9 25 (4.09%) Data Modeller
10 22 (3.60%) Senior Architect
11 21 (3.44%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 18 (2.95%) Information Architect
12 18 (2.95%) Project Manager
12 18 (2.95%) Senior Data Architect
13 17 (2.78%) Data Consultant
14 15 (2.45%) Business Data Analyst
15 14 (2.29%) Data Manager
16 13 (2.13%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (6.38%) XML
2 36 (5.89%) Web Services
3 30 (4.91%) Middleware
4 15 (2.45%) .NET
5 13 (2.13%) HTML
6 12 (1.96%) REST
7 11 (1.80%) SOAP
8 9 (1.47%) XML Schema
9 8 (1.31%) PostGIS
9 8 (1.31%) CSS
10 7 (1.15%) JSON
11 6 (0.98%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.98%) XSD
12 5 (0.82%) RESTful
12 5 (0.82%) HTML5
13 4 (0.65%) XSLT
13 4 (0.65%) Spring
14 3 (0.49%) jQuery
14 3 (0.49%) FIX Protocol
14 3 (0.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 77 (12.60%) Data Integration
2 56 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 50 (8.18%) Reference Data
4 43 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 16 (2.62%) Derivative
6 15 (2.45%) Data Extraction
6 15 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (2.13%) Credit Risk
7 13 (2.13%) Visualisation
7 13 (2.13%) Data Structures
8 12 (1.96%) Data Centre
9 11 (1.80%) PKI
9 11 (1.80%) Credit Derivative
9 11 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (1.64%) Equity Derivative
10 10 (1.64%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.47%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.47%) Fixed Income
12 8 (1.31%) GIS
12 8 (1.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.07%) Windows
2 25 (4.09%) UNIX
3 23 (3.76%) Linux
4 5 (0.82%) AIX
5 2 (0.33%) MVS
5 2 (0.33%) Solaris
5 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.16%) VME
6 1 (0.16%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 292 (47.79%) Data Modelling
2 155 (25.37%) Business Intelligence
3 147 (24.06%) ETL
4 143 (23.40%) Data Management
5 106 (17.35%) Analytics
6 92 (15.06%) Data Governance
6 92 (15.06%) Data Analysis
7 82 (13.42%) Logical Data Model
8 72 (11.78%) Project Management
9 71 (11.62%) Migration
9 71 (11.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 66 (10.80%) Enterprise Architecture
11 57 (9.33%) Data Migration
12 56 (9.17%) TOGAF
13 53 (8.67%) Master Data Management
14 52 (8.51%) Business Analysis
15 48 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
16 43 (7.04%) Physical Data Model
17 31 (5.07%) SOA
18 30 (4.91%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (20.95%) SQL
2 45 (7.36%) Java
3 23 (3.76%) PL/SQL
4 14 (2.29%) Python
5 13 (2.13%) R
6 12 (1.96%) JavaScript
7 10 (1.64%) C
8 9 (1.47%) C#
9 7 (1.15%) VBA
10 6 (0.98%) PHP
11 5 (0.82%) Scala
12 4 (0.65%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (0.65%) C++
12 4 (0.65%) Ruby
13 3 (0.49%) SAS Macro
13 3 (0.49%) Perl
13 3 (0.49%) Clojure
14 2 (0.33%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.16%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 34 (5.56%) Degree
2 31 (5.07%) Security Cleared
3 19 (3.11%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.47%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.82%) DV Cleared
5 5 (0.82%) ISEB
5 5 (0.82%) PMP
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 4 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.65%) OCP
6 4 (0.65%) Oracle Certification
7 3 (0.49%) CCNP
7 3 (0.49%) VCAP
8 2 (0.33%) Postgraduate
8 2 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.40%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.44%) QA
3 10 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (1.15%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.65%) Solvency II
5 4 (0.65%) Dodd-Frank
5 4 (0.65%) SLA
6 3 (0.49%) Basel III
7 2 (0.33%) FATCA
7 2 (0.33%) COREP
7 2 (0.33%) FINREP
7 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.33%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) GMP
8 1 (0.16%) GxP
System Software
1 14 (2.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.96%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.31%) Apache Flume
5 7 (1.15%) HDFS
5 7 (1.15%) vCloud
5 7 (1.15%) vSphere
6 4 (0.65%) XenServer
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.16%) Docker
7 1 (0.16%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 4 (0.65%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.49%) Oozie
2 3 (0.49%) Graphite
3 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.16%) Ambari
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 111 (18.17%) Oracle
2 79 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 44 (7.20%) SAP
4 35 (5.73%) IBM
5 26 (4.26%) Business Objects
5 26 (4.26%) Informatica
6 22 (3.60%) Teradata
7 20 (3.27%) Tableau
8 15 (2.45%) Netezza
8 15 (2.45%) Cognos
9 11 (1.80%) GoldenSource
10 10 (1.64%) VMware
10 10 (1.64%) Cisco
11 9 (1.47%) CheckPoint
11 9 (1.47%) F5
12 8 (1.31%) HP
12 8 (1.31%) Dell
12 8 (1.31%) Citrix
13 7 (1.15%) Brocade
13 7 (1.15%) Juniper
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East Midlands
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