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 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Architecture
Rank 303 372 414
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +42
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 336 212 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.40% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.55% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 136 117
Average daily rate
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£500 £506 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £673
UK excluding London average daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.05% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 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
41740 38461 41085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.13% 73.30% 70.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 25873 23589 23801
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £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 1149 1035 1459
Average hourly rate £22.88 £27.80 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% -11.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 21 August 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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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 +67 315 £513 -2.38% 67
London +60 181 £550 - 42
City of London +46 51 £550 -2.22% 15
North West +22 32 £465 +24.00% 9
Yorkshire +30 29 £515 - 4
West Yorkshire +30 26 £500 - 4
West Midlands +2 19 £445 -11.00%
South East -12 19 £450 -5.26% 4
South West -25 18 £523 -1.64% 1
Leeds +22 16 £478 -
Scotland -8 13 £400 +14.28% 4
East of England -32 10 £513 -6.81% 4
Edinburgh -12 7 £425 +21.42% 1
Canary Wharf +14 6 - -
Swindon -2 6 £545 -1.00%
Wiltshire -13 6 £545 -1.00%
Berkshire +2 5 £463 +32.14% 1
Buckinghamshire -4 5 £450 -5.26%
West Sussex +1 4 £625 +42.85%
Milton Keynes +1 4 £450 -5.26%
Hertfordshire -21 4 £538 +19.44% 1
Glasgow - 4 £360 - 3
Docklands, London +11 3 £663 +15.21%
South Wales -10 3 £463 +40.15% 1
Wales -13 3 £463 +40.15% 1
Manchester -15 3 £413 +10.00% 6
Bristol - 3 £413 -
Essex - 3 £525 - 3
East Midlands +4 2 £470 +13.93% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £550 -

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 349 (57.97%) Data Modelling
2 159 (26.41%) Oracle
3 156 (25.91%) Finance
4 145 (24.09%) Data Warehouse
5 141 (23.42%) SQL
6 139 (23.09%) Business Intelligence
7 134 (22.26%) Data Integration
8 113 (18.77%) Data Management
9 103 (17.11%) ETL
10 89 (14.78%) SQL Server
11 84 (13.95%) Migration
12 78 (12.96%) Banking
13 77 (12.79%) Reference Data
13 77 (12.79%) Analytics
14 72 (11.96%) Microsoft
15 66 (10.96%) Data Governance
16 61 (10.13%) Master Data Management
17 60 (9.97%) TOGAF
18 58 (9.63%) Oracle Database
19 55 (9.14%) Big Data
20 52 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
21 49 (8.14%) Project Management
22 48 (7.97%) Management Information System
23 47 (7.81%) Data Analysis
24 46 (7.64%) Relational Database
25 45 (7.48%) SAP
25 45 (7.48%) Informatica
25 45 (7.48%) Data Migration
26 42 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
27 40 (6.64%) Java

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 26 (4.32%) SAS
2 18 (2.99%) SharePoint
3 13 (2.16%) Apache
4 10 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 7 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (1.16%) nginx
6 6 (1.00%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.83%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.66%) Apache Pig
8 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.50%) Lync
9 3 (0.50%) IIS
9 3 (0.50%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.33%) CMS
10 2 (0.33%) Drupal
10 2 (0.33%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.33%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 30 (4.98%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.50%) MS Office
3 4 (0.66%) SPSS
3 4 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.17%) MS Project
5 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.17%) Stata
Business Applications
1 28 (4.65%) Oracle EBS
2 14 (2.33%) DELMIA
3 12 (1.99%) ENOVIA
4 8 (1.33%) Oracle General Ledger
4 8 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
4 8 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
5 7 (1.16%) Oracle Assets
5 7 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
6 6 (1.00%) Oracle 11i
6 6 (1.00%) Oracle Receivables
7 5 (0.83%) Google Analytics
8 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
8 3 (0.50%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.50%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.33%) Dynamics GP
9 2 (0.33%) SAP IS-U
10 1 (0.17%) Eagle PACE
10 1 (0.17%) Eagle STAR
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle iProcurement
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.50%) Office 365
3 2 (0.33%) IaaS
3 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.16%) WAN
2 10 (1.66%) SAN
2 10 (1.66%) OpenLDAP
3 9 (1.50%) Internet
4 7 (1.16%) Firewall
5 5 (0.83%) LAN
6 4 (0.66%) Ethernet
6 4 (0.66%) NAS
7 3 (0.50%) VPN
8 2 (0.33%) SNA
8 2 (0.33%) FTP
8 2 (0.33%) SMS
8 2 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (0.33%) Wireless
8 2 (0.33%) RTCP
8 2 (0.33%) RTP
8 2 (0.33%) MPLS
8 2 (0.33%) Network Security
9 1 (0.17%) 4G
9 1 (0.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (24.09%) Data Warehouse
2 89 (14.78%) SQL Server
3 58 (9.63%) Oracle Database
4 55 (9.14%) Big Data
5 46 (7.64%) Relational Database
6 33 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
6 33 (5.48%) Hadoop
7 29 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 28 (4.65%) RDBMS
9 26 (4.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 20 (3.32%) NoSQL
11 19 (3.16%) Oracle ODI
11 19 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
13 15 (2.49%) DataStage
13 15 (2.49%) Redis
14 14 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (2.33%) MySQL
14 14 (2.33%) OLTP
15 13 (2.16%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 32 (5.32%) ERwin
2 16 (2.66%) PowerDesigner
3 13 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.50%) JMeter
5 7 (1.16%) Toad
5 7 (1.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.33%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.17%) Rational Rose
8 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
8 1 (0.17%) MagicDraw
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 156 (25.91%) Finance
2 78 (12.96%) Banking
3 33 (5.48%) Investment Banking
4 32 (5.32%) Retail
5 25 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 21 (3.49%) Marketing
7 17 (2.82%) Automotive
7 17 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.16%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.66%) Retail Banking
10 6 (1.00%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.83%) Front Office
12 4 (0.66%) Advertising
12 4 (0.66%) Games
13 3 (0.50%) Legal
14 1 (0.17%) Billing
14 1 (0.17%) German Language
14 1 (0.17%) Norwegian Language
14 1 (0.17%) Publishing
14 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 353 (58.64%) Architect
2 201 (33.39%) Data Architect
3 76 (12.62%) Analyst
4 69 (11.46%) Technical Architect
5 49 (8.14%) Developer
6 45 (7.48%) Consultant
7 41 (6.81%) Solutions Architect
7 41 (6.81%) Data Analyst
8 38 (6.31%) Data Modeller
9 31 (5.15%) Enterprise Architect
10 21 (3.49%) Information Architect
11 19 (3.16%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 18 (2.99%) Business Analyst
13 17 (2.82%) Oracle Architect
14 14 (2.33%) Applications Engineer
14 14 (2.33%) Senior Architect
15 13 (2.16%) Business Intelligence Developer
16 12 (1.99%) Senior Data Architect
17 10 (1.66%) Project Manager
17 10 (1.66%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (5.48%) XML
2 26 (4.32%) Web Services
3 19 (3.16%) .NET
4 18 (2.99%) Middleware
5 9 (1.50%) CSS
5 9 (1.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (1.16%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (1.16%) HTML
6 7 (1.16%) XSD
7 6 (1.00%) XSLT
7 6 (1.00%) XML Schema
8 5 (0.83%) Ajax
8 5 (0.83%) JSON
8 5 (0.83%) WCF
8 5 (0.83%) Django
8 5 (0.83%) HTML5
8 5 (0.83%) CSS3
9 4 (0.66%) REST
9 4 (0.66%) jQuery
10 3 (0.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 134 (22.26%) Data Integration
2 77 (12.79%) Reference Data
3 48 (7.97%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.99%) Open Source
6 15 (2.49%) Visualisation
7 14 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (2.33%) Taxonomies
8 10 (1.66%) Data Extraction
9 9 (1.50%) Mobile App
10 8 (1.33%) Data Conversion
10 8 (1.33%) NHS
11 7 (1.16%) Credit Risk
11 7 (1.16%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.16%) Mobile Payment
12 6 (1.00%) Pharmacovigilance
13 5 (0.83%) Data Protection Act
14 4 (0.66%) Online Games
14 4 (0.66%) GIS
14 4 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 34 (5.65%) Windows
2 33 (5.48%) UNIX
3 14 (2.33%) Linux
4 8 (1.33%) MVS
5 5 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
6 4 (0.66%) Solaris
7 3 (0.50%) Android
8 2 (0.33%) zOS
8 2 (0.33%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.17%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (57.97%) Data Modelling
2 139 (23.09%) Business Intelligence
3 113 (18.77%) Data Management
4 103 (17.11%) ETL
5 84 (13.95%) Migration
6 77 (12.79%) Analytics
7 66 (10.96%) Data Governance
8 61 (10.13%) Master Data Management
9 60 (9.97%) TOGAF
10 52 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
11 49 (8.14%) Project Management
12 47 (7.81%) Data Analysis
13 45 (7.48%) Data Migration
14 42 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 40 (6.64%) SOA
16 38 (6.31%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (5.48%) Data Mapping
18 31 (5.15%) Business Analysis
19 30 (4.98%) Information Management
19 30 (4.98%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 141 (23.42%) SQL
2 40 (6.64%) Java
3 30 (4.98%) PL/SQL
4 23 (3.82%) T-SQL
5 16 (2.66%) Python
6 13 (2.16%) PHP
7 12 (1.99%) C#
8 8 (1.33%) C
8 8 (1.33%) VBA
9 7 (1.16%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.16%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.00%) C++
11 4 (0.66%) Ruby
12 3 (0.50%) Scala
13 2 (0.33%) R
13 2 (0.33%) SPARQL
13 2 (0.33%) SAS Macro
13 2 (0.33%) Perl
13 2 (0.33%) VB
13 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (6.48%) Degree
2 35 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 15 (2.49%) SC Cleared
4 9 (1.50%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.50%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.33%) CISM
6 2 (0.33%) PMP
6 2 (0.33%) CISSP
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.17%) OCP
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.17%) CCIE
7 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 1 (0.17%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 1 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.15%) Data Quality
2 11 (1.83%) QA
3 6 (1.00%) SLA
4 5 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.66%) Basel III
5 4 (0.66%) FATCA
6 3 (0.50%) CRD IV
6 3 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.50%) COREP
6 3 (0.50%) FINREP
7 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) MiFID
8 1 (0.17%) Basel II
8 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.17%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.17%) EMIR
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 19 (3.16%) Oracle RAC
2 8 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.33%) RACF
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 7 (1.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (1.00%) Puppet
3 4 (0.66%) Control-M
4 3 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.50%) BladeLogic
4 3 (0.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.33%) Ambari
5 2 (0.33%) OMEGAMON
5 2 (0.33%) Oozie
6 1 (0.17%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 159 (26.41%) Oracle
2 72 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.48%) SAP
3 45 (7.48%) Informatica
4 31 (5.15%) Business Objects
5 21 (3.49%) Teradata
6 20 (3.32%) IBM
6 20 (3.32%) Ab Initio
7 16 (2.66%) CA
8 15 (2.49%) Tableau
9 11 (1.83%) Red Hat
9 11 (1.83%) Cognos
10 8 (1.33%) Symantec
11 7 (1.16%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (1.16%) Sybase
11 7 (1.16%) Cisco
11 7 (1.16%) Splunk
12 6 (1.00%) Trillium
12 6 (1.00%) VMware
12 6 (1.00%) Sage
City, London
Hays London City Projects
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 hours ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £670.00 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
South East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £243.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
England
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Lancashire
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £550 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £440 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Capita - ITMS
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
DP Connect
Rate: £600 - £670 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £375 - £425 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago