The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Data Architect
Rank 585 528 577
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +49
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.021% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.023% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Average daily rate £500 £700 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50313 44084 56073
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.17% 92.43% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30713 25214 30795
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1990 2177 2578
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
Top 12 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 24 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -55 2 £500 -28.57%
London -20 1 £500 -28.57%
Crawley - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
South East - 1 - -
South West - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Swindon - - - -

Lead Data Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) Big Data
4 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (25.00%) QA
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
4 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) ODBC
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (25.00%) Informatica
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) Cognos
4 2 (25.00%) Validation
4 2 (25.00%) TickIT
4 2 (25.00%) CMMI
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Replication

Lead Data Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Big Data
3 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Hudson
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) ODBC
2 1 (12.50%) J2SE
2 1 (12.50%) Java EE
2 1 (12.50%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Replication
2 1 (12.50%) Social Media
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (37.50%) Data Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) CMMI
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Validation
3 2 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (25.00%) eTOM
3 2 (25.00%) Use Case
3 2 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) TickIT
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Business Objects
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (12.50%) DoubleClick
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) Netezza
3 1 (12.50%) Greenplum
3 1 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (12.50%) Facebook
3 1 (12.50%) Vertica
3 1 (12.50%) ParAccel