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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 299 336 388
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +52
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 371 265 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.51% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 0.69% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 165 118
Average daily rate
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£522 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £350 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £481
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £82.00 £28.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.85% -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.75 £28.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+113.39% -22.22%

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
42039 38339 36744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.68% 73.76% 71.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27231 23808 21445
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1158 1415
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.80 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.71% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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
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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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 +42 340 £525 +2.43% 86
London -6 167 £550 +4.76% 37
South East +5 53 £500 +5.26% 17
South West +4 45 £535 +5.67% 13
City of London +11 42 £540 +2.85% 10
East of England +3 24 £550 +62.96% 3
North West +5 19 £450 -10.00% 2
Wiltshire -8 16 £500 -4.76% 1
Scotland -13 16 £460 +2.22% 4
Swindon -3 14 £500 -6.97%
West Midlands -8 13 £365 -8.75% 3
Oxfordshire - 13 £475 - 3
Surrey -3 10 £400 -15.78% 7
Bristol -8 10 £535 +7.00% 5
Edinburgh -7 9 £500 +21.21% 1
Plymouth - 9 £600 -
Devon - 9 £600 -
Berkshire +3 8 £573 +9.04% 3
Oxford - 8 £490 - 2
West Yorkshire +5 7 £422 -21.87% 7
Yorkshire -4 7 £422 -21.87% 7
Hampshire -20 7 £775 +14.77% 1
Reading +21 6 £570 +68.88% 2
Manchester -11 6 £350 +75.00% 2
Bradford - 6 £423 - 5
East Midlands - 6 £525 - 1
Wales - 5 £550 -
South Wales - 5 £550 -
West Sussex - 5 £420 -
Hertfordshire - 5 £225 - 1

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 375 (53.04%) Data Modelling
2 205 (29.00%) Business Intelligence
3 190 (26.87%) Finance
4 189 (26.73%) Oracle
5 165 (23.34%) SQL
6 163 (23.06%) Data Warehouse
7 144 (20.37%) Data Management
8 124 (17.54%) Data Integration
9 120 (16.97%) SQL Server
10 119 (16.83%) ETL
11 111 (15.70%) Migration
12 104 (14.71%) Microsoft
13 99 (14.00%) Banking
14 91 (12.87%) Analytics
15 90 (12.73%) Data Governance
15 90 (12.73%) Master Data Management
16 85 (12.02%) Enterprise Architecture
17 82 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
18 81 (11.46%) Reference Data
19 80 (11.32%) Logical Data Model
19 80 (11.32%) TOGAF
20 78 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
21 77 (10.89%) Project Management
21 77 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
22 72 (10.18%) Data Analysis
23 66 (9.34%) Management Information System
24 64 (9.05%) Physical Data Model
25 59 (8.35%) Oracle Database
26 57 (8.06%) Informatica
27 56 (7.92%) Degree

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 32 (4.53%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.39%) SAS
3 19 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (1.98%) Apache
5 13 (1.84%) SharePoint 2010
6 12 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 10 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (1.41%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.41%) Oracle Coherence
8 8 (1.13%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
9 7 (0.99%) Lync
9 7 (0.99%) Mule
10 6 (0.85%) Apache Spark
11 4 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.57%) LiveLink
11 4 (0.57%) IIS
12 3 (0.42%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 3 (0.42%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 42 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.70%) MS Office
3 10 (1.41%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.13%) SPSS
5 6 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.71%) PowerPivot
7 4 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
8 3 (0.42%) MS Project
9 1 (0.14%) Stata
Business Applications
1 30 (4.24%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (1.13%) ENOVIA
4 8 (1.13%) DELMIA
5 6 (0.85%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.42%) SAP HR
7 3 (0.42%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.42%) SAP Payroll
7 3 (0.42%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (0.42%) Markit EDM
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 3 (0.42%) Oracle TCA
8 2 (0.28%) Demantra
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.28%) JDE World
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (1.13%) SaaS
3 4 (0.57%) IaaS
4 3 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.42%) Office 365
5 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Force.com
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EMR
6 1 (0.14%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.26%) WAN
2 12 (1.70%) Firewall
3 10 (1.41%) SAN
4 9 (1.27%) OpenLDAP
5 7 (0.99%) NAS
5 7 (0.99%) Internet
5 7 (0.99%) LAN
6 6 (0.85%) FTP
7 5 (0.71%) VPN
7 5 (0.71%) Ethernet
7 5 (0.71%) Network Security
8 4 (0.57%) MPLS
9 3 (0.42%) BGP
9 3 (0.42%) Wireless
10 2 (0.28%) IPsec
10 2 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.28%) VLAN
10 2 (0.28%) Cisco PIX
10 2 (0.28%) Packet Switching
10 2 (0.28%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (23.06%) Data Warehouse
2 120 (16.97%) SQL Server
3 59 (8.35%) Oracle Database
4 55 (7.78%) Big Data
5 45 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 38 (5.37%) Hadoop
7 34 (4.81%) Relational Database
7 34 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 26 (3.68%) Oracle BI EE
8 26 (3.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (3.11%) DB2
10 20 (2.83%) Oracle Reports
10 20 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 20 (2.83%) DataStage
11 19 (2.69%) Oracle ODI
12 18 (2.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 18 (2.55%) NoSQL
12 18 (2.55%) QlikView
13 17 (2.40%) RDBMS
14 15 (2.12%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 28 (3.96%) ERwin
2 9 (1.27%) JMeter
3 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.13%) Toad
4 7 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.71%) PowerDesigner
6 3 (0.42%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.42%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.28%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.28%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.28%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 1 (0.14%) JDeveloper
General
1 190 (26.87%) Finance
2 99 (14.00%) Banking
3 40 (5.66%) Retail
4 31 (4.38%) Investment Banking
4 31 (4.38%) Marketing
5 24 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 21 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.12%) Retail Banking
8 12 (1.70%) Automotive
9 10 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (1.13%) Financial Institution
10 8 (1.13%) Front Office
10 8 (1.13%) Games
11 7 (0.99%) Advertising
11 7 (0.99%) Publishing
12 5 (0.71%) Back Office
12 5 (0.71%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.28%) Legal
13 2 (0.28%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.28%) French Language
Job Titles
1 441 (62.38%) Architect
2 251 (35.50%) Data Architect
3 90 (12.73%) Analyst
4 70 (9.90%) Developer
5 63 (8.91%) Technical Architect
6 59 (8.35%) Solutions Architect
7 57 (8.06%) Enterprise Architect
8 47 (6.65%) Consultant
9 46 (6.51%) Data Analyst
10 34 (4.81%) Data Modeller
11 27 (3.82%) Business Analyst
12 26 (3.68%) Enterprise Data Architect
13 21 (2.97%) Oracle Architect
14 19 (2.69%) Senior Architect
15 17 (2.40%) Data Consultant
16 16 (2.26%) Information Architect
16 16 (2.26%) Infrastructure Architect
16 16 (2.26%) Business Intelligence Architect
17 15 (2.12%) Senior Data Architect
18 14 (1.98%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (5.52%) XML
2 29 (4.10%) .NET
3 25 (3.54%) Web Services
4 15 (2.12%) Middleware
5 14 (1.98%) HTML
6 11 (1.56%) XSD
7 6 (0.85%) XSLT
7 6 (0.85%) CSS
8 5 (0.71%) J2EE
8 5 (0.71%) Application Packaging
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (0.71%) REST
9 4 (0.57%) WCF
9 4 (0.57%) jQuery
9 4 (0.57%) FpML
10 3 (0.42%) ASP.NET
10 3 (0.42%) MDX
10 3 (0.42%) .NET Framework
10 3 (0.42%) XML Schema
10 3 (0.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 124 (17.54%) Data Integration
2 82 (11.60%) Analytical Skills
3 81 (11.46%) Reference Data
4 66 (9.34%) Management Information System
5 48 (6.79%) Data Structures
6 26 (3.68%) Open Source
7 22 (3.11%) Visualisation
8 21 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
9 20 (2.83%) Computer Science
10 18 (2.55%) Data Extraction
11 13 (1.84%) Data Conversion
12 12 (1.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.56%) Taxonomies
14 9 (1.27%) Mainframe
14 9 (1.27%) Clustering
15 7 (0.99%) NHS
15 7 (0.99%) Pharmacovigilance
15 7 (0.99%) Algorithms
16 6 (0.85%) Hedge funds
16 6 (0.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 46 (6.51%) UNIX
2 42 (5.94%) Windows
3 15 (2.12%) Linux
4 8 (1.13%) zOS
5 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.71%) Oracle Linux
5 5 (0.71%) Solaris
6 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.14%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.14%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (53.04%) Data Modelling
2 205 (29.00%) Business Intelligence
3 144 (20.37%) Data Management
4 119 (16.83%) ETL
5 111 (15.70%) Migration
6 91 (12.87%) Analytics
7 90 (12.73%) Data Governance
7 90 (12.73%) Master Data Management
8 85 (12.02%) Enterprise Architecture
9 80 (11.32%) TOGAF
9 80 (11.32%) Logical Data Model
10 78 (11.03%) Agile Software Development
11 77 (10.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 77 (10.89%) Project Management
12 72 (10.18%) Data Analysis
13 64 (9.05%) Physical Data Model
14 56 (7.92%) Data Migration
15 50 (7.07%) SOA
16 47 (6.65%) Business Analysis
17 40 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 165 (23.34%) SQL
2 48 (6.79%) Java
3 41 (5.80%) PL/SQL
4 24 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 21 (2.97%) C#
6 19 (2.69%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.84%) PHP
8 12 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 10 (1.41%) Python
10 9 (1.27%) VBA
11 7 (0.99%) VB.NET
11 7 (0.99%) C
12 5 (0.71%) VB
12 5 (0.71%) C++
12 5 (0.71%) Delphi
13 3 (0.42%) Perl
13 3 (0.42%) R
14 1 (0.14%) REXX
14 1 (0.14%) ABAP
14 1 (0.14%) VB6
Qualifications
1 56 (7.92%) Degree
2 30 (4.24%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.42%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.42%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (0.42%) CITP
5 2 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.14%) CCIE
6 1 (0.14%) CCNA
6 1 (0.14%) ISEB
6 1 (0.14%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Black Belt
6 1 (0.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.14%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certified Master
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.80%) Data Quality
2 10 (1.41%) QA
3 7 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.57%) Basel III
4 4 (0.57%) Dodd-Frank
5 3 (0.42%) FATCA
6 2 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.14%) COREP
7 1 (0.14%) FINREP
7 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.14%) COBIT
7 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.14%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.70%) Oracle RAC
3 7 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.28%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.28%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.14%) vCloud
5 1 (0.14%) RACF
5 1 (0.14%) XenServer
5 1 (0.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.71%) Control-M
2 4 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (0.57%) BladeLogic
2 4 (0.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 4 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (0.28%) Oozie
3 2 (0.28%) Ambari
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (0.14%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 189 (26.73%) Oracle
2 104 (14.71%) Microsoft
3 57 (8.06%) Informatica
4 47 (6.65%) SAP
5 35 (4.95%) IBM
6 34 (4.81%) Teradata
7 25 (3.54%) Ab Initio
8 23 (3.25%) Sybase
9 22 (3.11%) Business Objects
10 21 (2.97%) Cognos
11 18 (2.55%) Tableau
12 14 (1.98%) Cisco
13 13 (1.84%) CA
14 11 (1.56%) Red Hat
15 9 (1.27%) Netezza
16 8 (1.13%) VMware
16 8 (1.13%) Hyperion
16 8 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
17 7 (0.99%) Trillium
17 7 (0.99%) Sun
Romford
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Harnham
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £700 - £800 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Gourock
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £660 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Salt
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, please quote
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Mason Frank
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £550 - £580 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Gloucestershire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Gloucestershire
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per hour
Posted: 19 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £70000 - £95000 per day + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £600 - £660 per day
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