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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Database Architect
UK
Rank 578 584 574
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Database Architect 13 34 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.067% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.071% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 9
Median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £420 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £555 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
42377 48205 48154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.76% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 27593 30644 30320
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1495 1752 1913
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

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
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 19 January 2017.

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 19 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 19 January 2017. 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 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 +19 12 £525 +16.66%
London +12 4 £588 +25.66%
South East +20 3 £525 -
South West +10 3 £450 -
East of England +7 2 £450 -25.00%
Gloucestershire - 2 £463 -
South Wales - 1 £575 -
Wales - 1 £575 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £450 -
Dunstable - 1 - -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £525 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £525 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £575 -
Bristol - 1 £438 -

Database Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 10 (33.33%) SQL
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 8 (26.67%) Microservices
3 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
3 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
3 7 (23.33%) MySQL
3 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (20.00%) ETL
4 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
5 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning
6 4 (13.33%) Product Management
6 4 (13.33%) QA
6 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 4 (13.33%) Web Services
6 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
7 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) LAN
1 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) MySQL
1 7 (23.33%) NoSQL
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 4 (13.33%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (10.00%) Big Data
5 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
6 2 (6.67%) DB2
6 2 (6.67%) Informix
6 2 (6.67%) KDB
6 2 (6.67%) Kdb+
6 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (3.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
2 1 (3.33%) Redmine
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
3 2 (6.67%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.67%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Advertising
4 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) Java EE
2 2 (6.67%) JSON
2 2 (6.67%) LAMP
2 2 (6.67%) RESTful
2 2 (6.67%) Velocity
2 2 (6.67%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) .NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) Fintech
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Open Source
2 8 (26.67%) Microservices
3 7 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) Data Architecture
4 6 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 6 (20.00%) ETL
5 5 (16.67%) Database Tuning
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (13.33%) Data Governance
6 4 (13.33%) Product Management
6 4 (13.33%) Scrum
6 4 (13.33%) SDLC
6 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) BDD
7 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
7 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) C++
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 2 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco
4 1 (3.33%) Cognos
4 1 (3.33%) Netezza
4 1 (3.33%) Teradata
4 1 (3.33%) VMware