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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Lead Data Architect
Rank 607 586 587
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 19 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.037% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.039% 0.026%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 10
Average daily rate £638 £580 £558
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.91% +4.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £405 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £735 £650 £714
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £550 £484
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +13.69%
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
48768 48345 46356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.58% 94.48% 94.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31355 30091 27314
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1699 1902 2042
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.22 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.62% -1.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lead Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 14 February 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 -10 17 £625 +5.93% 2
London +8 11 £700 +16.66%
Warrington - 4 £600 -
Cheshire - 4 £600 -
North West - 4 £600 -
Scotland -7 2 £650 +13.04%
Edinburgh -12 2 £650 +13.04%
City of London +46 1 £500 -13.79%
South West -3 1 - - 1
Midlands - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

Lead Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 17 (41.46%) Data Modelling
2 15 (36.59%) Data Governance
3 14 (34.15%) Data Architecture
4 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (31.71%) Big Data
5 11 (26.83%) Analytics
6 10 (24.39%) Finance
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
8 8 (19.51%) Oracle
8 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (19.51%) Data Management
9 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (14.63%) UML
9 6 (14.63%) DataStage
10 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
10 5 (12.20%) Linux
10 5 (12.20%) IBM
10 5 (12.20%) Apache Hive
10 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
11 4 (9.76%) iSeries
11 4 (9.76%) QlikView
11 4 (9.76%) Migration
11 4 (9.76%) IPsec
11 4 (9.76%) Cisco
11 4 (9.76%) LAN
11 4 (9.76%) WAN
11 4 (9.76%) VPN
11 4 (9.76%) DNS
11 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
11 4 (9.76%) MPLS

Lead Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 3 (7.32%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) BGP
1 4 (9.76%) DNS
1 4 (9.76%) FabricPath
1 4 (9.76%) Firewall
1 4 (9.76%) IPsec
1 4 (9.76%) IPv4
1 4 (9.76%) IPv6
1 4 (9.76%) LAN
1 4 (9.76%) MPLS
1 4 (9.76%) OSPF
1 4 (9.76%) TRILL
1 4 (9.76%) VPN
1 4 (9.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.44%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) Big Data
2 8 (19.51%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (14.63%) DataStage
4 5 (12.20%) Apache Hive
4 5 (12.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (9.76%) QlikView
5 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
6 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (7.32%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.32%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (4.88%) HBase
7 2 (4.88%) Pentaho
7 2 (4.88%) Sqoop
8 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.44%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.44%) ERwin
2 1 (2.44%) Rational Rose
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
1 1 (2.44%) ELK Stack
1 1 (2.44%) Kafka
1 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (9.76%) iSeries
3 3 (7.32%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.44%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Ontologies
4 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Solaris
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Data Modelling
2 15 (36.59%) Data Governance
3 14 (34.15%) Data Architecture
4 13 (31.71%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (26.83%) Analytics
6 8 (19.51%) Data Management
7 6 (14.63%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (14.63%) UML
8 4 (9.76%) Migration
8 4 (9.76%) Project Management
9 3 (7.32%) ETL
9 3 (7.32%) Open Source
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) Data Analytics
10 2 (4.88%) Data Mapping
10 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Data Management
10 2 (4.88%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (4.88%) Information Management
10 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
10 2 (4.88%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) Lisp
3 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Control-M
2 1 (2.44%) Kibana
2 1 (2.44%) Oozie
2 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Oracle
2 5 (12.20%) IBM
3 4 (9.76%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.76%) Cisco
3 4 (9.76%) Juniper
3 4 (9.76%) VMware
4 3 (7.32%) Informatica
4 3 (7.32%) Sybase
5 2 (4.88%) PeopleSoft
5 2 (4.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.44%) Adobe
6 1 (2.44%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.44%) Cognos
6 1 (2.44%) Omniture
6 1 (2.44%) Teradata