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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Data Architect
Rank 595 624 621
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 35 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.036% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.038% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 14 7
Median daily rate £700 £663 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £785 £745
UK excluding London median daily rate £675 £638 £525
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
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
47154 52548 52697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.59% 94.79% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 30883 33471 33311
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1660 2050 2167
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 7 December 2016.

Lead Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 11 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 7 December 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 +40 33 £700 +3.70% 9
London +19 28 £700 +3.70% 3
City of London - 5 £775 - 2
North West - 3 £713 - 1
South East +31 2 £675 -
Scotland +14 2 £575 -4.16% 1
Edinburgh +18 1 £575 -4.16% 1
Glasgow - 1 - -
Woking - 1 £675 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £675 -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 27 (46.55%) Big Data
2 26 (44.83%) Data Modelling
3 23 (39.66%) ETL
4 22 (37.93%) Hadoop
5 21 (36.21%) SQL
6 18 (31.03%) Finance
7 17 (29.31%) Oracle
7 17 (29.31%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (27.59%) Apache Hive
8 16 (27.59%) Data Integration
8 16 (27.59%) Data Management
9 13 (22.41%) Apache Spark
10 12 (20.69%) Logical Data Model
10 12 (20.69%) MapReduce
11 11 (18.97%) Data Quality
11 11 (18.97%) Banking
11 11 (18.97%) Data Architecture
11 11 (18.97%) Apache
11 11 (18.97%) Java
12 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
13 9 (15.52%) Scala
14 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
14 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
14 8 (13.79%) Kafka
14 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
15 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
15 7 (12.07%) Physical Data Model
15 7 (12.07%) MongoDB

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 13 (22.41%) Apache Spark
2 11 (18.97%) Apache
3 5 (8.62%) SAS
4 2 (3.45%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (46.55%) Big Data
2 22 (37.93%) Hadoop
3 17 (29.31%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (27.59%) Apache Hive
5 10 (17.24%) Relational Database
6 8 (13.79%) NoSQL
7 7 (12.07%) MongoDB
7 7 (12.07%) Oracle Database
8 6 (10.34%) Data Mart
9 5 (8.62%) Couchbase
9 5 (8.62%) RDBMS
10 3 (5.17%) SAS EBI
11 2 (3.45%) DB2
11 2 (3.45%) HBase
11 2 (3.45%) Impala
11 2 (3.45%) OLTP
12 1 (1.72%) DataStage
12 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) ERwin
2 4 (6.90%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (5.17%) JIRA
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 11 (18.97%) Banking
3 8 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.72%) Billing
5 1 (1.72%) Electronics
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) Kafka
2 3 (5.17%) .NET
3 2 (3.45%) HTML
3 2 (3.45%) HTML5
3 2 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (1.72%) EDI
4 1 (1.72%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Data Integration
2 3 (5.17%) Data Structures
2 3 (5.17%) Reference Data
2 3 (5.17%) Statistics
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.45%) Equities
3 2 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.72%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.72%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (44.83%) Data Modelling
2 23 (39.66%) ETL
3 16 (27.59%) Business Intelligence
3 16 (27.59%) Data Management
4 12 (20.69%) Logical Data Model
4 12 (20.69%) MapReduce
5 11 (18.97%) Data Architecture
6 8 (13.79%) Mentoring
6 8 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.07%) Physical Data Model
8 6 (10.34%) Migration
9 5 (8.62%) Data Governance
9 5 (8.62%) Data Migration
9 5 (8.62%) Line Management
9 5 (8.62%) SDLC
9 5 (8.62%) UML
10 4 (6.90%) Analytics
10 4 (6.90%) Data Ingestion
11 3 (5.17%) Data Transformation
11 3 (5.17%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (36.21%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 9 (15.52%) Scala
4 5 (8.62%) Python
4 5 (8.62%) R
5 2 (3.45%) C++
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) PHP
6 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (18.97%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.45%) ISO20022
2 2 (3.45%) MiFID
3 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.72%) HDFS
1 1 (1.72%) vCloud
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.72%) Oozie
Vendors
1 17 (29.31%) Oracle
2 4 (6.90%) Talend
3 3 (5.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.45%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (3.45%) Netezza
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.45%) Sybase
4 2 (3.45%) Teradata
4 2 (3.45%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.72%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.72%) Informatica
5 1 (1.72%) MapR
5 1 (1.72%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.72%) Retek
5 1 (1.72%) VMware