The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Lead Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Data Architect
Rank 627 630 596
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 16 16 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.028% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 6
Median daily rate £613 £550 £569
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -3.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £464 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £634 £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £630 £575
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.56%
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
51263 53972 50323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33277 34146 30521
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1541 2015 2042
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.85 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

Lead Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 24 July 2016.

Lead Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 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 -14 16 £613 +11.36% 5
London +2 10 £625 +13.63% 2
South East -3 3 £600 - 2
Hampshire +2 2 £600 - 1
Surrey -3 1 - - 1
West Midlands -25 1 £700 -
Bristol - 1 £600 -
Warwickshire - 1 £700 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
South West - 1 £600 -
City of London - 1 £500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £600 - 1
Staines - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £700 -
Derbyshire - 1 - -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, Lead Data 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 Lead Data Architect in the job title.

1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
1 11 (39.29%) Data Management
2 10 (35.71%) Big Data
3 9 (32.14%) Analytics
3 9 (32.14%) Finance
3 9 (32.14%) Oracle
4 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
5 6 (21.43%) Banking
6 5 (17.86%) Migration
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.86%) ETL
6 5 (17.86%) Java
6 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
6 5 (17.86%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
7 4 (14.29%) Data Quality
7 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
7 4 (14.29%) SQL
7 4 (14.29%) SOA
7 4 (14.29%) UML
7 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
7 4 (14.29%) TIBCO
8 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
8 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio

Lead Data 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 (7.14%) Mule
1 2 (7.14%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) Big Data
2 5 (17.86%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (10.71%) Hadoop
5 2 (7.14%) DataStage
5 2 (7.14%) OLTP
5 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.57%) ERwin
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
2 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Billing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Marketing
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) .NET
1 2 (7.14%) Middleware
1 2 (7.14%) Spring
1 2 (7.14%) Spring Integration
2 1 (3.57%) EDI
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Data Integration
2 4 (14.29%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Data Management
1 11 (39.29%) Data Modelling
2 9 (32.14%) Analytics
3 7 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 5 (17.86%) ETL
4 5 (17.86%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Data Governance
5 4 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
5 4 (14.29%) UML
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Master Data Management
6 3 (10.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (7.14%) Open Source
7 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Python
3 1 (3.57%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 3 (10.71%) Talend
4 2 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.14%) Pega
4 2 (7.14%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (7.14%) Teradata
5 1 (3.57%) Adobe
5 1 (3.57%) Omniture
5 1 (3.57%) SAP