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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Warehousing (DWH) Architect
Rank 583 580 534
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Data Warehouse Architect 13 15 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.028% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.031% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 13
Average daily rate
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£538 £480 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.97% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £339 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £590 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -20.00%
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
49251 48960 43769
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.49% 92.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 30638 30338 25166
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1929 1993 2147
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.27
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -6.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.80 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Warehouse Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Data Warehouse Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 11 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 29 May 2015. 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 -20 13 £538 +11.97% 4
London +4 9 £550 +14.58% 4
City of London +17 4 £538 - 2
West Midlands - 2 - -
South East -3 1 £513 +46.42%
Bracknell - 1 £513 -
Merseyside - 1 £350 -
North West - 1 £350 -
Telford - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £513 -
Shropshire - 1 - -

Data Warehouse Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 41 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (68.29%) ETL
3 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
4 22 (53.66%) Data Modelling
5 20 (48.78%) SQL
6 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (34.15%) Oracle
8 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (29.27%) Informatica
9 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
9 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (26.83%) Finance
11 10 (24.39%) Business Objects
12 8 (19.51%) SAS
12 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
13 7 (17.07%) Netezza
13 7 (17.07%) Data Architecture
13 7 (17.07%) Migration
14 6 (14.63%) Teradata
14 6 (14.63%) Banking
14 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
14 6 (14.63%) DB2
15 5 (12.20%) DataStage
15 5 (12.20%) Data Mapping
15 5 (12.20%) Open Source
15 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
15 5 (12.20%) Kimball Methodology
16 4 (9.76%) Analytics
16 4 (9.76%) Data Governance

Data Warehouse Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 8 (19.51%) SAS
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (65.85%) SQL Server
3 13 (31.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (29.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (26.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (14.63%) DB2
7 5 (12.20%) DataStage
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (9.76%) OLAP Cube
8 4 (9.76%) OLAP
9 3 (7.32%) RDBMS
9 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.32%) Big Data
9 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
9 3 (7.32%) Relational Database
10 2 (4.88%) QlikView
10 2 (4.88%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (4.88%) Star Schema
11 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (2.44%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Toad
1 1 (2.44%) ERwin
1 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 11 (26.83%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Data Structures
2 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Grid Computing
4 1 (2.44%) NHS
4 1 (2.44%) DTV
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Solaris
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (68.29%) ETL
2 22 (53.66%) Data Modelling
3 16 (39.02%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (17.07%) Data Architecture
4 7 (17.07%) Migration
5 5 (12.20%) Data Mapping
5 5 (12.20%) Open Source
5 5 (12.20%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
6 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
6 4 (9.76%) Release Management
7 3 (7.32%) SOA
7 3 (7.32%) Data Security
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Dimensional Modelling
7 3 (7.32%) Logical Data Model
8 2 (4.88%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.88%) Physical Data Model
8 2 (4.88%) Data Protection
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (48.78%) SQL
2 12 (29.27%) T-SQL
3 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.88%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Oracle
2 12 (29.27%) Informatica
3 10 (24.39%) Business Objects
4 7 (17.07%) Netezza
5 6 (14.63%) Teradata
6 3 (7.32%) Cognos
7 2 (4.88%) Tableau
8 1 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.44%) IBM
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.44%) Ab Initio
8 1 (2.44%) Alteryx