The table below looks at the statistics for the Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Data Architect
Rank 630 609 619
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 10 26 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.047% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.049% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 24 5
Average daily rate £650 £550 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £440 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £650 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate - £525 £900
% change year-on-year
- -41.66%
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
53034 52811 51540
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.93% 94.73% 94.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 34546 32021 31371
Average daily rate £425 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £243 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1532 2104 2098
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Lead Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lead Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lead Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Lead Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -36 10 £650 +18.18%
London -19 8 £650 +18.18%
Canary Wharf - 2 £850 -
Midlands - 2 - -
City of London +41 1 £500 -13.79%

Lead Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in their job title.

1 13 (41.94%) Data Modelling
1 13 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (38.71%) Data Architecture
3 11 (35.48%) Analytics
4 9 (29.03%) Big Data
4 9 (29.03%) Finance
5 8 (25.81%) Data Governance
6 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) DataStage
8 5 (16.13%) Data Management
8 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
9 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 4 (12.90%) FabricPath
9 4 (12.90%) TRILL
9 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (12.90%) iSeries
9 4 (12.90%) MPLS
9 4 (12.90%) OSPF
9 4 (12.90%) BGP
9 4 (12.90%) VMware
9 4 (12.90%) Migration
9 4 (12.90%) SQL
9 4 (12.90%) IPsec
9 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
9 4 (12.90%) Firewall
9 4 (12.90%) Linux
9 4 (12.90%) LAN
9 4 (12.90%) WAN
9 4 (12.90%) VPN

Lead Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.45%) Mule
2 1 (3.23%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.23%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) BGP
1 4 (12.90%) DNS
1 4 (12.90%) FabricPath
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) IPsec
1 4 (12.90%) IPv4
1 4 (12.90%) IPv6
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) MPLS
1 4 (12.90%) OSPF
1 4 (12.90%) TRILL
1 4 (12.90%) VPN
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 2 (6.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) Big Data
2 7 (22.58%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (16.13%) DataStage
4 3 (9.68%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (9.68%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (9.68%) QlikView
5 2 (6.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
5 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Hive
6 1 (3.23%) HBase
6 1 (3.23%) Pentaho
6 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
6 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
6 1 (3.23%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) PowerDesigner
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
2 3 (9.68%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Middleware
1 2 (6.45%) Spring
1 2 (6.45%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 4 (12.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (12.90%) iSeries
3 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.23%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) Data Modelling
2 12 (38.71%) Data Architecture
3 11 (35.48%) Analytics
4 8 (25.81%) Data Governance
5 5 (16.13%) Data Management
6 4 (12.90%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Migration
7 3 (9.68%) Data Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) TOGAF
7 3 (9.68%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
8 2 (6.45%) Matrix Management
8 2 (6.45%) SOA
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Lisp
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) IBM
2 4 (12.90%) Juniper
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
4 2 (6.45%) Pega
4 2 (6.45%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) Teradata
4 2 (6.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.23%) Adobe
5 1 (3.23%) Omniture
5 1 (3.23%) Sybase