The table below looks at the statistics for the Data Warehouse Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Warehouse Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Warehousing (DWH) Architect
Rank 601 533 569
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +36
Contract jobs requiring a Data Warehouse Architect 12 44 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.084% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.090% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 11
Average daily rate
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£425 £525 £510
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £525 £510
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52969 48660 50794
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 90.75% 92.77% 93.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33173 29376 28609
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £229 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2125 2122 2499
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £39.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Data Warehouse Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Data Warehouse Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect within the UK.

Data Warehouse Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect within the UK.

Data Warehouse Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Data Warehouse Architect
Top 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 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 -61 10 £425 -19.04% 1
South East -26 1 - -
London -26 1 - - 1
Middlesex - - - -

Data Warehouse Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Warehouse Architect in their job title 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 with Data Warehouse Architect in their job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (54.17%) ETL
3 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (33.33%) Oracle
6 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 6 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 4 (16.67%) Informatica
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
10 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
10 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
10 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 3 (12.50%) .NET
10 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
10 3 (12.50%) XML
10 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
10 3 (12.50%) Retail
10 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
11 2 (8.33%) QA
11 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
11 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
11 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (8.33%) Finance

Data Warehouse Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Data Warehouse Architect in their job title 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 with Data Warehouse Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Retail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (8.33%) Big Data
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (4.17%) QlikView
8 1 (4.17%) OLAP
8 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
8 1 (4.17%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) ERwin
1 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) XML
1 3 (12.50%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ETL
2 10 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (41.67%) Data Modelling
3 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
3 3 (12.50%) Kimball Methodology
3 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) OpenUP
4 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Information Management
5 1 (4.17%) SOA
5 1 (4.17%) Benchmarking
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (8.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (16.67%) Informatica
3 3 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Teradata
5 1 (4.17%) Netezza
5 1 (4.17%) Talend
5 1 (4.17%) Cognos