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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 315 371 409
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +38
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 334 226 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.58% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.58% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 145 120
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £640 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £82.00 £37.80 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £82.00 £37.80 -
% change year-on-year
+116.93% -

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 +59 316 £525 +1.20% 62
London +56 179 £550 +4.76% 32
City of London +43 49 £550 +4.76% 10
North West +18 36 £450 +20.00% 9
South East +5 30 £425 -10.52% 7
South West -32 20 £500 -5.88% 7
East of England -18 19 £525 +5.00% 3
West Midlands -7 15 £475 +5.55% 3
Scotland -6 14 £400 - 3
Yorkshire +12 13 £473 - 1
West Yorkshire +15 11 £466 - 1
Canary Wharf +25 9 £750 -
Edinburgh +3 8 £388 -3.12% 3
Manchester -15 8 £350 -6.66% 6
Hertfordshire -21 8 £513 +13.88% 1
Leeds +6 7 £410 - 1
Wiltshire -8 7 £500 -5.88% 3
Suffolk - 7 £550 -
Ipswich - 7 £550 -
West Sussex +8 6 £625 +42.85%
Surrey -2 6 £400 -15.78% 2
Swindon -5 6 £500 -9.09% 3
Devon - 6 £600 -
Berkshire +4 5 £520 +8.33%
Plymouth - 5 £600 -
Essex - 4 £525 - 1
Glasgow -13 3 £360 -10.00%
Oxfordshire - 3 £375 - 3
Reading +14 2 £578 +77.69%
Docklands, London +11 2 £775 +34.78%

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 352 (56.14%) Data Modelling
2 181 (28.87%) Oracle
3 159 (25.36%) SQL
4 158 (25.20%) Finance
5 149 (23.76%) Data Warehouse
6 145 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
7 134 (21.37%) Data Integration
8 114 (18.18%) Data Management
9 104 (16.59%) SQL Server
10 101 (16.11%) ETL
11 95 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 94 (14.99%) Migration
13 82 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
14 80 (12.76%) Reference Data
14 80 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
15 78 (12.44%) Banking
16 73 (11.64%) Analytics
17 71 (11.32%) Data Governance
18 70 (11.16%) Master Data Management
19 69 (11.00%) TOGAF
20 67 (10.69%) Enterprise Architecture
21 64 (10.21%) Oracle Database
22 60 (9.57%) Big Data
23 58 (9.25%) Project Management
24 56 (8.93%) Informatica
25 54 (8.61%) Management Information System
26 52 (8.29%) SOA
27 50 (7.97%) Data Migration
28 49 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
29 48 (7.66%) SAP

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 27 (4.31%) SAS
2 19 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.07%) Apache
4 11 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
5 10 (1.59%) Tomcat
6 8 (1.28%) MS Exchange
6 8 (1.28%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.12%) nginx
7 7 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.80%) Mule
10 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.64%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.64%) IIS
10 4 (0.64%) LiveLink
11 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (0.48%) Lync
12 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 41 (6.54%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.91%) MS Office
3 5 (0.80%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.64%) SPSS
4 4 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.16%) Stata
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (4.47%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.23%) DELMIA
3 12 (1.91%) ENOVIA
4 9 (1.44%) Oracle 11i
5 8 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
5 8 (1.28%) Oracle Payables
6 7 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
6 7 (1.12%) Oracle Assets
6 7 (1.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 6 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.80%) Google Analytics
9 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.48%) Markit EDM
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle TCA
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 2 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
10 2 (0.32%) Dynamics GP
10 2 (0.32%) Cognos TM1
11 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.48%) IaaS
2 3 (0.48%) Office 365
3 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.16%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.16%) SaaS
4 1 (0.16%) PaaS
4 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.55%) WAN
2 10 (1.59%) OpenLDAP
2 10 (1.59%) Firewall
3 9 (1.44%) Internet
3 9 (1.44%) SAN
4 7 (1.12%) LAN
5 6 (0.96%) FTP
6 5 (0.80%) VPN
6 5 (0.80%) Ethernet
6 5 (0.80%) NAS
7 4 (0.64%) MPLS
8 3 (0.48%) SMS
8 3 (0.48%) SNA
8 3 (0.48%) Wireless
9 2 (0.32%) RTCP
9 2 (0.32%) RTP
9 2 (0.32%) IPsec
9 2 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (0.32%) SMTP
9 2 (0.32%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (23.76%) Data Warehouse
2 104 (16.59%) SQL Server
3 64 (10.21%) Oracle Database
4 60 (9.57%) Big Data
5 44 (7.02%) Relational Database
6 39 (6.22%) Oracle Database 11g
7 36 (5.74%) Hadoop
8 31 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 28 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (3.99%) RDBMS
11 20 (3.19%) Oracle Database 10g
11 20 (3.19%) Oracle ODI
12 18 (2.87%) PowerCenter
12 18 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (2.87%) NoSQL
13 17 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (2.55%) MySQL
14 16 (2.55%) DB2
14 16 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (2.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 34 (5.42%) ERwin
2 13 (2.07%) Visual Studio
3 11 (1.75%) Toad
4 9 (1.44%) PowerDesigner
4 9 (1.44%) JMeter
5 7 (1.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (0.64%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (0.48%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.32%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (0.16%) MagicDraw
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.16%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 158 (25.20%) Finance
2 78 (12.44%) Banking
3 33 (5.26%) Retail
4 28 (4.47%) Investment Banking
5 27 (4.31%) Manufacturing
6 24 (3.83%) Marketing
7 17 (2.71%) Automotive
8 16 (2.55%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.28%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.96%) Front Office
11 6 (0.96%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.48%) Games
12 3 (0.48%) Advertising
12 3 (0.48%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.48%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.32%) Publishing
13 2 (0.32%) Legal
14 1 (0.16%) Billing
14 1 (0.16%) French Language
Job Titles
1 387 (61.72%) Architect
2 205 (32.70%) Data Architect
3 75 (11.96%) Technical Architect
4 66 (10.53%) Analyst
5 60 (9.57%) Developer
6 55 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 45 (7.18%) Consultant
8 36 (5.74%) Enterprise Architect
9 34 (5.42%) Data Analyst
10 30 (4.78%) Data Modeller
11 22 (3.51%) Oracle Architect
12 20 (3.19%) Information Architect
13 19 (3.03%) Enterprise Data Architect
14 17 (2.71%) Senior Architect
15 16 (2.55%) Business Analyst
16 14 (2.23%) Applications Engineer
17 13 (2.07%) Senior Data Architect
18 12 (1.91%) Data Consultant
19 11 (1.75%) SAP Consultant
20 10 (1.59%) Oracle Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.70%) XML
2 32 (5.10%) Web Services
3 25 (3.99%) .NET
4 18 (2.87%) Middleware
5 11 (1.75%) XSD
5 11 (1.75%) HTML
6 9 (1.44%) CSS
6 9 (1.44%) REST
7 7 (1.12%) J2EE
7 7 (1.12%) Oracle Fusion
7 7 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (0.96%) XML Schema
8 6 (0.96%) XSLT
9 5 (0.80%) JSON
9 5 (0.80%) Ajax
9 5 (0.80%) Django
9 5 (0.80%) WCF
9 5 (0.80%) CSS3
9 5 (0.80%) HTML5
10 4 (0.64%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 134 (21.37%) Data Integration
2 80 (12.76%) Reference Data
2 80 (12.76%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (8.61%) Management Information System
4 23 (3.67%) Open Source
5 18 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.71%) Data Extraction
6 17 (2.71%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.23%) Visualisation
8 12 (1.91%) Taxonomies
9 9 (1.44%) NHS
9 9 (1.44%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.28%) Data Conversion
10 8 (1.28%) Pharmacovigilance
11 7 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
11 7 (1.12%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 5 (0.80%) Replication
13 5 (0.80%) Credit Risk
13 5 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.70%) UNIX
1 42 (6.70%) Windows
2 14 (2.23%) Linux
3 8 (1.28%) MVS
4 7 (1.12%) zOS
4 7 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.80%) Solaris
5 5 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.48%) Android
7 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.16%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.16%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 352 (56.14%) Data Modelling
2 145 (23.13%) Business Intelligence
3 114 (18.18%) Data Management
4 101 (16.11%) ETL
5 94 (14.99%) Migration
6 82 (13.08%) Agile Software Development
7 73 (11.64%) Analytics
8 71 (11.32%) Data Governance
9 70 (11.16%) Master Data Management
10 69 (11.00%) TOGAF
11 67 (10.69%) Enterprise Architecture
12 58 (9.25%) Project Management
13 52 (8.29%) SOA
14 50 (7.97%) Data Migration
15 49 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
16 45 (7.18%) Data Analysis
17 36 (5.74%) Business Analysis
17 36 (5.74%) UML
18 31 (4.94%) Data Mapping
19 30 (4.78%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 159 (25.36%) SQL
2 48 (7.66%) Java
3 40 (6.38%) PL/SQL
4 19 (3.03%) C#
5 18 (2.87%) T-SQL
6 16 (2.55%) Python
7 13 (2.07%) PHP
8 10 (1.59%) Shell Script
8 10 (1.59%) VBA
9 7 (1.12%) JavaScript
10 6 (0.96%) C++
10 6 (0.96%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.80%) C
12 4 (0.64%) Ruby
13 3 (0.48%) Delphi
13 3 (0.48%) REXX
13 3 (0.48%) Scala
14 2 (0.32%) R
14 2 (0.32%) JCL
14 2 (0.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 44 (7.02%) Degree
2 38 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.87%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.28%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.32%) PMP
5 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.16%) CITP
6 1 (0.16%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.16%) CCIE
6 1 (0.16%) CCNA
6 1 (0.16%) ISEB
6 1 (0.16%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.16%) CISSP
6 1 (0.16%) CISM
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (6.06%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.28%) QA
3 4 (0.64%) Dodd-Frank
3 4 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.48%) FATCA
4 3 (0.48%) Basel III
5 2 (0.32%) COREP
5 2 (0.32%) FINREP
5 2 (0.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.16%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 19 (3.03%) Oracle RAC
2 9 (1.44%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.48%) RACF
5 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.16%) vCloud
6 1 (0.16%) XenServer
6 1 (0.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (0.96%) Puppet
2 5 (0.80%) Control-M
2 5 (0.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (0.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (0.64%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 4 (0.64%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.48%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.32%) Oozie
5 2 (0.32%) Ambari
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle EDQ
6 1 (0.16%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 181 (28.87%) Oracle
2 95 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 56 (8.93%) Informatica
4 48 (7.66%) SAP
5 31 (4.94%) IBM
6 30 (4.78%) Business Objects
7 22 (3.51%) Teradata
8 21 (3.35%) Ab Initio
9 17 (2.71%) CA
10 15 (2.39%) Cognos
11 14 (2.23%) Tableau
12 13 (2.07%) Cisco
13 11 (1.75%) Red Hat
14 10 (1.59%) Sybase
15 8 (1.28%) Splunk
15 8 (1.28%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (1.28%) VMware
16 6 (0.96%) Sage
16 6 (0.96%) Trillium
17 5 (0.80%) Google
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South East
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