The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Database Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Database Architect
Rank 627 619 598
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 13 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.037% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.040% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 14
Median daily rate £483 £475 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.57% -2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £336 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50938 53139 51380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.75% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 33356 31629
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £568 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.16% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1509 2051 2085
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Database Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Database Architect in the job title.

Database Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Database Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Database Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Database Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Database Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Database Architect
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 13 £483 +1.57% 1
London -5 8 £483 +8.42%
South West - 2 - -
Corsham - 2 - -
Wiltshire - 2 - -
South East +2 1 - -
North West -1 1 £450 -5.26%
West Midlands - 1 £550 -
Shropshire - 1 £550 -
Lancashire - 1 £450 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Blackpool - 1 £450 -
Telford - 1 £550 -

Database Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, Database Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Database Architect in the job title.

1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) MySQL
5 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (25.81%) ETL
5 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (25.81%) Open Source
6 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
6 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
6 7 (22.58%) Migration
6 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (22.58%) Scrum
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
6 7 (22.58%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Database Security
7 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (19.35%) Database Mirroring
7 6 (19.35%) PHP
7 6 (19.35%) Finance
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (16.13%) CRM
8 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
8 5 (16.13%) Incident Management

Database Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (3.23%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (38.71%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (16.13%) AWS Lambda
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.45%) Google Apps
5 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (3.23%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
1 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 9 (29.03%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (25.81%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (25.81%) MySQL
3 8 (25.81%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (22.58%) MongoDB
4 7 (22.58%) NoSQL
4 7 (22.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (19.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (16.13%) Apache Cassandra
6 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
7 4 (12.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (9.68%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (9.68%) Big Data
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (9.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Banking
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Play Framework
1 2 (6.45%) REST
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
2 1 (3.23%) Ajax
2 1 (3.23%) CSS
2 1 (3.23%) CSS3
2 1 (3.23%) Django
2 1 (3.23%) EclipseLink
2 1 (3.23%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML5
2 1 (3.23%) JSON
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (3.23%) SAP Basis
2 1 (3.23%) SOAP
2 1 (3.23%) Spring
2 1 (3.23%) Spring Boot
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.68%) Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
2 2 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.45%) NHS
2 2 (6.45%) Virtual Team
2 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.23%) BYOD
3 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Economics
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Fintech
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Replication
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (22.58%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (25.81%) ETL
3 8 (25.81%) Open Source
4 7 (22.58%) Database Security
4 7 (22.58%) Migration
4 7 (22.58%) Scrum
5 6 (19.35%) Database Mirroring
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (16.13%) CRM
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
6 5 (16.13%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
7 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.68%) DevOps
7 3 (9.68%) Microservices
8 2 (6.45%) Analytics
8 2 (6.45%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (29.03%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Scala
5 1 (3.23%) COBOL
5 1 (3.23%) Java
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) Python
5 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (9.68%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) Apteco
4 1 (3.23%) Aruba
4 1 (3.23%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) IBM
4 1 (3.23%) Informatica
4 1 (3.23%) Meraki
4 1 (3.23%) NetApp
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) VMware