The first table below looks at the demand for the Database 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 Database Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Database Architect
Rank 554 554 579
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 26 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.029% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.052% 0.032% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 3
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£475 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £408 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £464 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £435 £450
% change year-on-year
-19.54% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

Database Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Database Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Database Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Database Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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 -4 24 £475 +8.57% 1
London +11 17 £475 +8.57%
City of London +33 10 £475 +11.76%
South East -8 2 £550 +26.43%
Hampshire -15 2 £550 +37.50%
Scotland - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Derby - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Newport - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Wallingford - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title.

1 26 (76.47%) Oracle
2 19 (55.88%) SQL
3 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
4 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
5 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
7 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
7 9 (26.47%) ETL
7 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
8 8 (23.53%) Data Architecture
8 8 (23.53%) SOA
9 7 (20.59%) Data Integration
10 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
10 6 (17.65%) CAD
10 6 (17.65%) Migration
10 6 (17.65%) OO
10 6 (17.65%) MySQL
10 6 (17.65%) Data Mapping
11 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
11 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (14.71%) Information Assurance
12 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) REST
12 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (11.76%) Finance
12 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
12 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 4 (11.76%) Java

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Database 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 Database Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.94%) NetWeaver
1 1 (2.94%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) HTTP
1 3 (8.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) Oracle Database
2 13 (38.24%) SQL Server
3 12 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (32.35%) Relational Database
5 6 (17.65%) RDBMS
5 6 (17.65%) MySQL
6 5 (14.71%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (11.76%) DB2
7 4 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
8 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (8.82%) Hadoop
8 3 (8.82%) OLTP
9 2 (5.88%) Big Data
10 1 (2.94%) MariaDB
10 1 (2.94%) Redis
10 1 (2.94%) OLAP
10 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Music Industry
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) XML
1 4 (11.76%) REST
2 3 (8.82%) SOAP
2 3 (8.82%) JMS
2 3 (8.82%) WSDL
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
3 2 (5.88%) .NET
4 1 (2.94%) Classic ASP
4 1 (2.94%) XSLT
4 1 (2.94%) LAMP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.94%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.94%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) Linux
2 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) CentOS
2 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (26.47%) Data Modelling
2 9 (26.47%) ETL
2 9 (26.47%) Data Analysis
3 8 (23.53%) Data Architecture
3 8 (23.53%) SOA
4 6 (17.65%) Migration
4 6 (17.65%) CAD
4 6 (17.65%) OO
4 6 (17.65%) Data Mapping
5 5 (14.71%) Information Assurance
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) OOD
6 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.82%) Data Management
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) ITIL
7 3 (8.82%) UML
7 3 (8.82%) Data Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (55.88%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) PL/SQL
3 4 (11.76%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
5 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Perl
6 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.94%) Control-M
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
1 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
1 1 (2.94%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 1 (2.94%) Puppet
1 1 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.82%) Sybase
4 1 (2.94%) SAP
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) EMC
4 1 (2.94%) BMC
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) ESRI
4 1 (2.94%) Greenplum
4 1 (2.94%) Percona
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