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 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Data Architect
UK
Rank 575 601 586
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 17 24 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.048% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.051% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 7
Median daily rate £675 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £600 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £750 £710
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £600 £650
% change year-on-year
-29.08% -7.69%
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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

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 16 January 2017.

Lead Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lead Data Architect
Top 10 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 16 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 +11 15 £700 +7.69% 4
London -8 11 £725 +3.57% 2
South East +20 3 £426 - 2
City of London - 3 £600 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £426 -
Scotland +20 2 £575 -8.00%
Wokingham - 2 £426 -
Edinburgh +19 1 £575 -8.00%
North West +18 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 25 (46.30%) Data Modelling
2 22 (40.74%) Big Data
3 20 (37.04%) Hadoop
4 19 (35.19%) ETL
4 19 (35.19%) SQL
5 16 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (29.63%) Apache Hive
6 15 (27.78%) Finance
7 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
8 13 (24.07%) Oracle
8 13 (24.07%) Data Architecture
8 13 (24.07%) Apache Spark
9 12 (22.22%) Data Integration
9 12 (22.22%) MapReduce
10 11 (20.37%) Apache
10 11 (20.37%) Banking
10 11 (20.37%) Data Management
11 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
11 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
11 9 (16.67%) Scala
12 8 (14.81%) Kafka
12 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
13 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
13 7 (12.96%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
13 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
13 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (12.96%) Java
14 6 (11.11%) Python
14 6 (11.11%) Data Mart

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 (24.07%) Apache Spark
2 11 (20.37%) Apache
3 4 (7.41%) SAS
4 2 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.85%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) Big Data
2 20 (37.04%) Hadoop
3 16 (29.63%) Apache Hive
3 16 (29.63%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
5 7 (12.96%) Relational Database
6 6 (11.11%) Data Mart
7 5 (9.26%) Couchbase
7 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.56%) DB2
8 3 (5.56%) SAS EBI
9 2 (3.70%) HBase
9 2 (3.70%) Impala
10 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (1.85%) Data Lake
10 1 (1.85%) Mahout
10 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
10 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.85%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) ERwin
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Banking
3 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.56%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.85%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) Kafka
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) HTML5
2 2 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) Data Integration
2 4 (7.41%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.56%) Statistics
4 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.70%) Equities
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Data Modelling
2 19 (35.19%) ETL
3 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (24.07%) Data Architecture
5 12 (22.22%) MapReduce
6 11 (20.37%) Data Management
7 8 (14.81%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) Logical Data Model
8 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (9.26%) Data Governance
9 5 (9.26%) Line Management
9 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
9 5 (9.26%) SDLC
10 4 (7.41%) Data Ingestion
10 4 (7.41%) Data Transformation
11 3 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
11 3 (5.56%) Migration
11 3 (5.56%) Predictive Modelling
11 3 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
11 3 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) SQL
2 9 (16.67%) Scala
3 7 (12.96%) Java
4 6 (11.11%) Python
4 6 (11.11%) R
5 3 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.26%) ISO20022
3 2 (3.70%) MiFID
4 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.85%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.85%) HDFS
1 1 (1.85%) vCloud
1 1 (1.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.85%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) SAP
3 3 (5.56%) Netezza
3 3 (5.56%) Sybase
3 3 (5.56%) Teradata
4 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.85%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.85%) Hortonworks
5 1 (1.85%) Informatica
5 1 (1.85%) MapR
5 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.85%) Retek
5 1 (1.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.85%) VMware