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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Architecture
Rank 293 340 319
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -21
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 382 346 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.77% 0.62% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.93% 0.77% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 222 256
Median daily rate £535 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £376 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £698 £664
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £475 £475
% change year-on-year
+4.10% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £29.50 £82.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -64.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.50 £59.75
% change year-on-year
- -64.01%

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
41121 45003 43480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.48% 81.18% 76.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 27428 29175 28284
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1085 1352 1206
Median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.58% +25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 +53 368 £550 +10.00% 45
London +57 229 £550 - 26
South East +19 51 £550 +19.56% 3
City of London +18 36 £550 -12.00% 9
South West +20 22 £450 -18.18% 2
Berkshire +17 21 £550 +19.56%
North West +5 19 £513 -20.07% 2
West Midlands -17 17 £438 -2.77% 4
Buckinghamshire +15 13 £500 +42.85% 2
Bristol +13 11 £410 -28.69% 1
East Midlands +6 10 £415 -17.00% 1
Scotland +5 10 £451 -9.90% 1
Manchester 0 10 £450 -35.71% 2
Wiltshire - 10 £538 -
Reading +10 9 £475 +2.70%
Swindon - 8 £550 -
Hampshire +17 7 £600 - 1
East of England +5 7 £550 -4.34% 5
Yorkshire -8 7 £475 - 2
Northamptonshire -9 7 £370 -17.77%
West Yorkshire +6 6 £488 +2.63% 1
Leeds +4 5 £500 +1.01% 1
Northampton -7 5 £319 -29.16%
Cheshire +17 4 £638 +45.71%
Milton Keynes +10 4 £500 +48.14%
Edinburgh +6 4 £510 +2.00% 1
Glasgow +5 4 £451 -
Oxford +1 4 £508 +18.13%
Oxfordshire -4 4 £508 +15.45%
Coventry -7 4 £570 +3.63%

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 382 (51.00%) Data Modelling
2 207 (27.64%) Finance
3 196 (26.17%) Data Warehouse
4 183 (24.43%) Data Management
5 178 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
6 171 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
7 166 (22.16%) Big Data
8 145 (19.36%) SQL
9 142 (18.96%) Data Quality
10 129 (17.22%) Data Governance
11 126 (16.82%) Analytics
12 125 (16.69%) Data Integration
13 110 (14.69%) Hadoop
14 109 (14.55%) ETL
15 102 (13.62%) Data Analysis
16 100 (13.35%) Banking
17 98 (13.08%) Migration
18 94 (12.55%) Oracle
19 83 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
20 80 (10.68%) Project Management
21 79 (10.55%) SQL Server
22 76 (10.15%) TOGAF
22 76 (10.15%) Enterprise Architecture
22 76 (10.15%) Data Migration
23 72 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
24 68 (9.08%) Apache Spark
25 65 (8.68%) Security Cleared
25 65 (8.68%) Retail
26 61 (8.14%) CRM
27 60 (8.01%) Degree

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 68 (9.08%) Apache Spark
2 22 (2.94%) SAS
3 17 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 16 (2.14%) Apache Pig
5 13 (1.74%) Apache
5 13 (1.74%) SharePoint
6 10 (1.34%) nginx
7 9 (1.20%) Apache Solr
8 6 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.40%) CMS
10 3 (0.40%) Documentum
10 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.40%) MS Exchange
10 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.13%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 21 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 11 (1.47%) MS Project
3 6 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.67%) MS Office
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.13%) SPSS
5 1 (0.13%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (2.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.67%) SAP HCM
4 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.40%) Markit EDM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP MDM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Retail
5 2 (0.27%) Sonata
5 2 (0.27%) Summit
5 2 (0.27%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.13%) ENOVIA
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.60%) SuccessFactors
4 8 (1.07%) SaaS
5 7 (0.93%) Azure Machine Learning
6 6 (0.80%) IBM Cloud
7 5 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 5 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.67%) PaaS
8 4 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon EMR
9 3 (0.40%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon Glacier
11 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.13%) IaaS
11 1 (0.13%) Office 365
11 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.74%) SMS
2 8 (1.07%) LDAP
3 7 (0.93%) Internet
4 6 (0.80%) HTTP
5 5 (0.67%) Intranet
6 4 (0.53%) CTI
7 3 (0.40%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.27%) Network Security
8 2 (0.27%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.13%) DOCSIS
9 1 (0.13%) Firewall
9 1 (0.13%) LAN
9 1 (0.13%) NAS
9 1 (0.13%) SAN
9 1 (0.13%) SNMP
9 1 (0.13%) SSL
9 1 (0.13%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.13%) VPN
9 1 (0.13%) WAN
9 1 (0.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (26.17%) Data Warehouse
2 166 (22.16%) Big Data
3 110 (14.69%) Hadoop
4 79 (10.55%) SQL Server
5 49 (6.54%) Apache Hive
6 47 (6.28%) NoSQL
7 43 (5.74%) QlikView
8 40 (5.34%) Data Lake
9 39 (5.21%) MongoDB
10 37 (4.94%) HBase
10 37 (4.94%) Relational Database
11 31 (4.14%) BusinessObjects
11 31 (4.14%) Data Mining
12 28 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 28 (3.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (3.47%) Oracle Database
14 21 (2.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
14 21 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
15 19 (2.54%) Impala
15 19 (2.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (3.07%) ERwin
2 15 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
3 14 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.93%) JIRA
4 7 (0.93%) PowerDesigner
5 5 (0.67%) JMeter
6 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.40%) LoadRunner
7 3 (0.40%) Selenium
7 3 (0.40%) SoapUI
7 3 (0.40%) Toad
8 2 (0.27%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.27%) Subversion
8 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.27%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.13%) JBuilder
9 1 (0.13%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.13%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 207 (27.64%) Finance
2 100 (13.35%) Banking
3 65 (8.68%) Retail
4 49 (6.54%) Marketing
5 38 (5.07%) Investment Banking
6 17 (2.27%) Legal
7 12 (1.60%) Financial Institution
7 12 (1.60%) Law
8 11 (1.47%) Retail Banking
8 11 (1.47%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.20%) Manufacturing
10 7 (0.93%) Publishing
11 6 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (0.80%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.53%) Aerospace
12 4 (0.53%) Billing
13 3 (0.40%) Advertising
13 3 (0.40%) Automotive
13 3 (0.40%) Back Office
13 3 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 475 (63.42%) Architect
2 360 (48.06%) Data Architect
3 87 (11.62%) Analyst
4 75 (10.01%) Solutions Architect
5 53 (7.08%) Data Analyst
6 50 (6.68%) Big Data Architect
7 40 (5.34%) Developer
8 34 (4.54%) Enterprise Architect
9 33 (4.41%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 31 (4.14%) Senior Architect
10 31 (4.14%) Technical Architect
11 28 (3.74%) Hadoop Architect
11 28 (3.74%) Project Manager
12 27 (3.60%) Business Analyst
13 26 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Architect
14 24 (3.20%) Data Warehouse Architect
15 23 (3.07%) Consultant
16 22 (2.94%) Senior Data Architect
17 18 (2.40%) Data Manager
18 14 (1.87%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (6.81%) XML
2 33 (4.41%) REST
2 33 (4.41%) Web Services
3 27 (3.60%) .NET
4 25 (3.34%) Kafka
5 21 (2.80%) HTML
6 14 (1.87%) SOAP
7 13 (1.74%) scikit-learn
8 12 (1.60%) Middleware
9 10 (1.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
10 9 (1.20%) XSD
11 8 (1.07%) Apache Avro
12 7 (0.93%) EDI
12 7 (0.93%) Pandas
12 7 (0.93%) RESTful
13 6 (0.80%) XSLT
14 5 (0.67%) AngularJS
14 5 (0.67%) J2EE
14 5 (0.67%) JSON
14 5 (0.67%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 125 (16.69%) Data Integration
2 83 (11.08%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (7.34%) Management Information System
4 51 (6.81%) Visualisation
5 45 (6.01%) Data Structures
6 34 (4.54%) Reference Data
7 30 (4.01%) Computer Science
8 21 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
9 16 (2.14%) User Experience
10 15 (2.00%) Equities
10 15 (2.00%) Statistics
11 14 (1.87%) Fixed Income
12 13 (1.74%) Algorithms
12 13 (1.74%) Credit Risk
13 10 (1.34%) Data Conversion
13 10 (1.34%) Taxonomies
14 9 (1.20%) Ontologies
15 8 (1.07%) Grid Computing
15 8 (1.07%) Mainframe
15 8 (1.07%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (2.00%) Linux
2 14 (1.87%) Unix
3 12 (1.60%) Windows
4 4 (0.53%) AIX
5 3 (0.40%) Windows 7
5 3 (0.40%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 382 (51.00%) Data Modelling
2 183 (24.43%) Data Management
3 178 (23.77%) Business Intelligence
4 171 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
5 129 (17.22%) Data Governance
6 126 (16.82%) Analytics
7 109 (14.55%) ETL
8 102 (13.62%) Data Analysis
9 98 (13.08%) Migration
10 80 (10.68%) Project Management
11 76 (10.15%) Data Migration
11 76 (10.15%) Enterprise Architecture
11 76 (10.15%) TOGAF
12 72 (9.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 61 (8.14%) CRM
14 60 (8.01%) Logical Data Model
15 55 (7.34%) Master Data Management
16 54 (7.21%) Open Source
17 52 (6.94%) SOA
18 44 (5.87%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 145 (19.36%) SQL
2 49 (6.54%) Python
3 47 (6.28%) Java
3 47 (6.28%) R
4 33 (4.41%) Scala
5 27 (3.60%) JavaScript
6 19 (2.54%) T-SQL
7 13 (1.74%) Perl
8 12 (1.60%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.07%) C++
10 7 (0.93%) NATURAL
10 7 (0.93%) PHP
11 6 (0.80%) C
11 6 (0.80%) C#
12 4 (0.53%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.40%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.40%) Ruby
13 3 (0.40%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.40%) VBA
14 2 (0.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 60 (8.01%) Degree
3 48 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 8 (1.07%) CLAS
5 8 (1.07%) Oracle Certification
5 8 (1.07%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (0.80%) MBA
7 5 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 5 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.67%) PMP
8 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.40%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.27%) CISSP
10 1 (0.13%) CBAP
10 1 (0.13%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 142 (18.96%) Data Quality
2 19 (2.54%) MiFID
3 17 (2.27%) ISO20022
4 15 (2.00%) QA
5 9 (1.20%) FATCA
6 4 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.53%) SAS 70
6 4 (0.53%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
7 3 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.27%) AIFMD
8 2 (0.27%) Basel II
8 2 (0.27%) COBIT
8 2 (0.27%) EMIR
8 2 (0.27%) SLA
9 1 (0.13%) HL7
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 17799
9 1 (0.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (3.07%) Docker
2 18 (2.40%) HDFS
3 17 (2.27%) Apache Flume
4 10 (1.34%) Corosync
4 10 (1.34%) Squid
5 2 (0.27%) Btrfs
5 2 (0.27%) vCloud
6 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.13%) XenApp
6 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (1.47%) Puppet
2 10 (1.34%) Pacemaker
3 8 (1.07%) Oozie
4 7 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.53%) Control-M
6 4 (0.53%) DBAmp
7 2 (0.27%) Ansible
7 2 (0.27%) Nagios
7 2 (0.27%) Thomson Reuters DACS
7 2 (0.27%) vRealize
8 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.13%) Kibana
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 94 (12.55%) Oracle
2 44 (5.87%) Microsoft
3 40 (5.34%) IBM
4 37 (4.94%) Tableau
5 35 (4.67%) Informatica
6 30 (4.01%) Salesforce.com
7 28 (3.74%) SAP
8 25 (3.34%) Cloudera
9 19 (2.54%) Teradata
10 15 (2.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 15 (2.00%) Talend
11 12 (1.60%) Netezza
12 11 (1.47%) Google
12 11 (1.47%) VMware
13 10 (1.34%) Platfora
14 9 (1.20%) Hortonworks
15 8 (1.07%) Cognos
16 7 (0.93%) HP
17 6 (0.80%) Ab Initio
17 6 (0.80%) Software AG
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, United Kingdom
NHS Digital
Rate: £40,028 - £48,034
Posted: 8 days ago