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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Architecture
Rank 293 337 315
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -22
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 366 288 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.52% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.70% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 189 166
Average daily rate
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£519 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £653 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £486 £450 £500
% change year-on-year
+8.05% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £24.75 £37.80 £61.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.52% -38.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £37.80 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-3.43% -38.03%

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
42559 41264 35676
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.38% 74.73% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26548 25722 21281
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1225 1158 1074
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.49 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Data Architecture Hourly Rate Histogram 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 24 April 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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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
England +53 352 £525 +5.00% 91
London +27 174 £575 +4.54% 53
South East +25 67 £440 +3.52% 12
City of London +33 54 £569 +3.40% 19
North West +5 32 £500 +17.64% 7
South West +19 28 £520 -3.25% 3
Oxfordshire - 25 £440 - 3
Oxford - 23 £440 -
East of England +23 19 £525 +10.52% 2
Yorkshire -21 19 £450 +24.13% 7
Cheshire +3 13 £475 +13.43% 1
Surrey +7 11 £600 +18.51% 1
Berkshire -8 11 £420 -4.00% 1
Wiltshire +18 10 £550 +2.32%
South Yorkshire 0 10 £450 -
Warrington -7 10 £475 - 1
West Midlands -10 10 £425 +19.71% 4
Somerset - 10 £540 -
Lancashire - 10 £595 - 3
Bedfordshire +4 9 £550 -0.45%
Sheffield 0 9 £450 -
West Yorkshire -16 9 £438 +26.26% 4
Swindon +16 8 £556 +3.48%
Hertfordshire +6 8 £438 +12.90%
East Sussex -4 8 £453 - 2
Scotland -7 8 £375 -28.57% 1
Hampshire -8 8 £460 +22.66% 3
Manchester -9 8 £550 +22.22% 3
Blackpool - 8 £613 - 3
Reading 0 7 £423 -6.11%

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 314 (47.65%) Data Modelling
2 209 (31.71%) Finance
3 179 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
4 171 (25.95%) Business Intelligence
5 162 (24.58%) ETL
6 160 (24.28%) Data Management
7 144 (21.85%) Banking
8 142 (21.55%) SQL
9 131 (19.88%) Oracle
10 112 (17.00%) Analytics
11 108 (16.39%) Data Analysis
12 103 (15.63%) Data Governance
13 95 (14.42%) Big Data
14 89 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
15 86 (13.05%) Logical Data Model
16 84 (12.75%) Microsoft
17 83 (12.59%) Migration
18 74 (11.23%) Project Management
18 74 (11.23%) Data Integration
19 73 (11.08%) SQL Server
20 69 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
21 68 (10.32%) Master Data Management
22 63 (9.56%) TOGAF
22 63 (9.56%) Data Migration
23 61 (9.26%) Business Analysis
24 59 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
25 58 (8.80%) Retail
26 56 (8.50%) Investment Banking
27 53 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
28 52 (7.89%) Hadoop

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (5.16%) SAS
2 16 (2.43%) Apache Spark
3 12 (1.82%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (1.67%) WebSphere
4 11 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 10 (1.52%) Apache Solr
6 9 (1.37%) Apache Pig
7 8 (1.21%) IIS
7 8 (1.21%) Apache
8 4 (0.61%) Oracle Coherence
8 4 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.46%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.30%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.30%) Mule
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.15%) Lync
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.15%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 32 (4.86%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.58%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.12%) SPSS
4 11 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (1.21%) MS Project
6 4 (0.61%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.46%) Stata
7 3 (0.46%) MS Office
8 1 (0.15%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 21 (3.19%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.91%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.61%) Agresso
3 4 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.15%) SAP FI-GL
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.15%) Eagle PACE
6 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.15%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.15%) Maximo
6 1 (0.15%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.15%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.15%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.34%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (2.43%) SaaS
3 7 (1.06%) PaaS
4 4 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (0.46%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.30%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.15%) Force.com
7 1 (0.15%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.73%) Firewall
2 16 (2.43%) LAN
2 16 (2.43%) WAN
3 14 (2.12%) SAN
4 12 (1.82%) Network Security
5 10 (1.52%) Internet
6 9 (1.37%) VPN
7 8 (1.21%) DNS
8 7 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (1.06%) NetScaler
8 7 (1.06%) VLAN
8 7 (1.06%) MPLS
8 7 (1.06%) SSL
8 7 (1.06%) SNMP
8 7 (1.06%) SMTP
9 5 (0.76%) Multicast
9 5 (0.76%) NAS
9 5 (0.76%) BGP
9 5 (0.76%) ATM
10 4 (0.61%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (27.16%) Data Warehouse
2 95 (14.42%) Big Data
3 73 (11.08%) SQL Server
4 52 (7.89%) Hadoop
5 39 (5.92%) Data Mining
6 35 (5.31%) NoSQL
7 32 (4.86%) Oracle BI EE
7 32 (4.86%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (4.25%) MongoDB
9 26 (3.95%) OLAP
10 23 (3.49%) RDBMS
11 21 (3.19%) Apache Hive
12 20 (3.03%) Oracle Database
13 19 (2.88%) DataStage
14 18 (2.73%) DB2
15 16 (2.43%) OLTP
16 15 (2.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
16 15 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
16 15 (2.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 33 (5.01%) ERwin
2 4 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.61%) PowerDesigner
3 3 (0.46%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.30%) Toad
5 1 (0.15%) JIRA
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.15%) Introscope
5 1 (0.15%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 209 (31.71%) Finance
2 144 (21.85%) Banking
3 58 (8.80%) Retail
4 56 (8.50%) Investment Banking
5 23 (3.49%) Front Office
6 20 (3.03%) Telecoms
7 19 (2.88%) Financial Institution
8 18 (2.73%) Retail Banking
9 17 (2.58%) Marketing
10 16 (2.43%) Publishing
11 12 (1.82%) Manufacturing
12 7 (1.06%) Back Office
13 6 (0.91%) Multimedia
14 4 (0.61%) Advertising
14 4 (0.61%) Online Betting
15 3 (0.46%) Legal
16 2 (0.30%) Electronics
16 2 (0.30%) Games
16 2 (0.30%) General Ledger
17 1 (0.15%) German Language
Job Titles
1 370 (56.15%) Architect
2 251 (38.09%) Data Architect
3 103 (15.63%) Analyst
4 58 (8.80%) Developer
5 49 (7.44%) Data Analyst
5 49 (7.44%) Consultant
5 49 (7.44%) Business Analyst
6 40 (6.07%) Enterprise Architect
7 38 (5.77%) Technical Architect
7 38 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 36 (5.46%) Data Modeller
9 24 (3.64%) Senior Architect
9 24 (3.64%) Information Architect
10 23 (3.49%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 22 (3.34%) Data Consultant
12 20 (3.03%) Project Manager
12 20 (3.03%) Senior Data Architect
13 18 (2.73%) Data Manager
14 16 (2.43%) Business Data Analyst
14 16 (2.43%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (6.07%) XML
2 30 (4.55%) Web Services
3 22 (3.34%) Middleware
4 18 (2.73%) .NET
5 13 (1.97%) SOAP
6 12 (1.82%) HTML
7 11 (1.67%) REST
8 9 (1.37%) CSS
9 7 (1.06%) RESTful
9 7 (1.06%) PostGIS
10 6 (0.91%) ASP.NET
10 6 (0.91%) XSD
10 6 (0.91%) XML Schema
10 6 (0.91%) JSON
11 4 (0.61%) JSP
11 4 (0.61%) XSLT
12 3 (0.46%) Matplotlib
12 3 (0.46%) HTML5
12 3 (0.46%) NumPy
12 3 (0.46%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 74 (11.23%) Data Integration
2 59 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
3 49 (7.44%) Management Information System
4 44 (6.68%) Reference Data
5 23 (3.49%) Derivative
6 21 (3.19%) Data Structures
6 21 (3.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 20 (3.03%) Visualisation
8 18 (2.73%) Credit Derivative
9 17 (2.58%) Equity Derivative
10 16 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
11 15 (2.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 14 (2.12%) Open Source
13 13 (1.97%) Data Extraction
14 12 (1.82%) PKI
15 11 (1.67%) Statistics
16 10 (1.52%) Computer Science
17 9 (1.37%) FMCG
17 9 (1.37%) Mainframe
17 9 (1.37%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 33 (5.01%) Windows
2 26 (3.95%) UNIX
3 20 (3.03%) Linux
4 2 (0.30%) AIX
4 2 (0.30%) Solaris
4 2 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.15%) VME
5 1 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 314 (47.65%) Data Modelling
2 171 (25.95%) Business Intelligence
3 162 (24.58%) ETL
4 160 (24.28%) Data Management
5 112 (17.00%) Analytics
6 108 (16.39%) Data Analysis
7 103 (15.63%) Data Governance
8 89 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 86 (13.05%) Logical Data Model
10 83 (12.59%) Migration
11 74 (11.23%) Project Management
12 69 (10.47%) Enterprise Architecture
13 68 (10.32%) Master Data Management
14 63 (9.56%) TOGAF
14 63 (9.56%) Data Migration
15 61 (9.26%) Business Analysis
16 53 (8.04%) Agile Software Development
17 43 (6.53%) Information Architecture
17 43 (6.53%) Physical Data Model
18 37 (5.61%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 142 (21.55%) SQL
2 49 (7.44%) Java
3 29 (4.40%) PL/SQL
4 14 (2.12%) Python
4 14 (2.12%) R
5 13 (1.97%) JavaScript
5 13 (1.97%) C
6 9 (1.37%) C#
6 9 (1.37%) VBA
7 8 (1.21%) T-SQL
8 6 (0.91%) PHP
9 5 (0.76%) MATLAB
9 5 (0.76%) C++
10 4 (0.61%) Perl
10 4 (0.61%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.61%) Ruby
10 4 (0.61%) Scala
11 3 (0.46%) Clojure
11 3 (0.46%) Apex Code
11 3 (0.46%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 46 (6.98%) Degree
2 29 (4.40%) Security Cleared
3 21 (3.19%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.91%) PMI Certification
5 5 (0.76%) ISEB
6 4 (0.61%) PMP
6 4 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.61%) OCP
6 4 (0.61%) Oracle Certification
6 4 (0.61%) DV Cleared
6 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 4 (0.61%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 3 (0.46%) VCAP
7 3 (0.46%) CCNP
8 2 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.15%) ACCA
9 1 (0.15%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.37%) Data Quality
2 21 (3.19%) QA
3 11 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.91%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.61%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.46%) Basel III
6 3 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.30%) COBIT
7 2 (0.30%) FATCA
8 1 (0.15%) COREP
8 1 (0.15%) FINREP
8 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.15%) GMP
8 1 (0.15%) GxP
8 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.28%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.82%) Hyper-V
3 10 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.21%) Apache Flume
5 7 (1.06%) vCloud
5 7 (1.06%) vSphere
6 6 (0.91%) HDFS
7 4 (0.61%) XenServer
8 1 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.15%) Docker
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (0.61%) Oracle EDQ
2 3 (0.46%) Oozie
2 3 (0.46%) Graphite
3 1 (0.15%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.15%) Ambari
3 1 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 131 (19.88%) Oracle
2 84 (12.75%) Microsoft
3 40 (6.07%) SAP
4 36 (5.46%) IBM
5 28 (4.25%) Informatica
6 27 (4.10%) Teradata
7 26 (3.95%) Tableau
8 24 (3.64%) Business Objects
9 21 (3.19%) Cognos
10 17 (2.58%) Netezza
11 11 (1.67%) GoldenSource
11 11 (1.67%) Cisco
12 10 (1.52%) VMware
13 9 (1.37%) F5
13 9 (1.37%) CheckPoint
13 9 (1.37%) HP
13 9 (1.37%) Sybase
14 8 (1.21%) Siebel
14 8 (1.21%) Dell
14 8 (1.21%) Citrix
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire and the Humber
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Blackpool, Lancashire
Connectus
Rate: £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North East
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 2 days ago
Tyne and Wear
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £700.00 - £1000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Blackpool
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £1000.00 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
Northamptonshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £800 per day + Flexible Working
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 10 days ago