The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Database Architect
Rank 598 581 532
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -49
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 11 7 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.013% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.014% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 6
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£475 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £443 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £565 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £550 £550
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -
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
51461 50245 44013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.35% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31311 30831 25140
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2031 2007 2180
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 9 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 4 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 -9 11 £475 -5.00% 1
London +7 6 £500 +5.26%
Hampshire -1 1 £475 -
South East -13 1 £475 -13.63%
Basingstoke - 1 £475 -
Liverpool - 1 £475 -
East Midlands - 1 £345 - 1
Merseyside - 1 £475 -
North West - 1 £475 -

Database Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
3 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 4 (23.53%) DB2
4 4 (23.53%) MySQL
4 4 (23.53%) Replication
5 3 (17.65%) High Availability
5 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
5 3 (17.65%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) PHP
6 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
6 2 (11.76%) Cognos
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
6 2 (11.76%) Java
6 2 (11.76%) Perl
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) QlikView
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Lucene
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Database Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
1 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
1 2 (11.76%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) DB2
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 2 (11.76%) QlikView
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
4 2 (11.76%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.88%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (5.88%) MariaDB
5 1 (5.88%) DB2 UDB
5 1 (5.88%) VLDB
5 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Toad
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Lucene
2 1 (5.88%) Flash
2 1 (5.88%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Open Source
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Informatics
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) AIX
3 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Migration
2 5 (29.41%) Data Modelling
3 3 (17.65%) High Availability
3 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Data Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Information Governance
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.88%) Data Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Perl
3 2 (11.76%) sed
4 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (11.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Cognos
2 2 (11.76%) Percona
3 1 (5.88%) Teradata
3 1 (5.88%) Netezza
3 1 (5.88%) Greenplum
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Informatica
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