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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Lead Data Architect
UK
Rank 583 606 601
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Lead Data Architect 13 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.035% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.037% 0.039%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 15
Median daily rate £675 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £520 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £700 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £426 £600 £513
% change year-on-year
-29.08% +17.07%
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
42939 48598 48934
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28014 31275 30245
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 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1573 1632 1895
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +25 12 £675 +8.00% 2
London +8 9 £700 +3.70% 1
South East - 3 £426 - 1
City of London -2 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £426 -
Wokingham - 2 £426 -
Scotland +19 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £525 -
Staines - 1 £525 -
Glasgow - 1 - -

Lead Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 28 (54.90%) Data Modelling
2 23 (45.10%) Big Data
3 21 (41.18%) Hadoop
4 20 (39.22%) ETL
5 19 (37.25%) SQL
6 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
6 17 (33.33%) Apache Hive
7 14 (27.45%) Apache Spark
7 14 (27.45%) Data Architecture
7 14 (27.45%) Finance
8 13 (25.49%) MapReduce
9 11 (21.57%) Data Management
9 11 (21.57%) Oracle
9 11 (21.57%) Apache
10 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
10 10 (19.61%) Data Integration
11 9 (17.65%) Data Quality
11 9 (17.65%) Scala
11 9 (17.65%) Banking
12 8 (15.69%) Kafka
12 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
12 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
12 8 (15.69%) Logical Data Model
13 7 (13.73%) Python
13 7 (13.73%) R
13 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
14 6 (11.76%) Degree
14 6 (11.76%) Data Mart
14 6 (11.76%) Java

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 14 (27.45%) Apache Spark
2 11 (21.57%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) SAS
4 2 (3.92%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (45.10%) Big Data
2 21 (41.18%) Hadoop
3 17 (33.33%) Apache Hive
3 17 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (19.61%) NoSQL
5 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
6 7 (13.73%) MongoDB
7 6 (11.76%) Data Mart
8 5 (9.80%) Couchbase
9 4 (7.84%) DB2
9 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
10 3 (5.88%) SAS EBI
11 2 (3.92%) DataStage
11 2 (3.92%) HBase
11 2 (3.92%) Impala
11 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
12 1 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (1.96%) Mahout
12 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
12 1 (1.96%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 4 (7.84%) ERwin
2 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 9 (17.65%) Banking
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) Kafka
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
2 2 (3.92%) HTML5
2 2 (3.92%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Data Structures
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Equities
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.96%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) Data Modelling
2 20 (39.22%) ETL
3 17 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (27.45%) Data Architecture
5 13 (25.49%) MapReduce
6 11 (21.57%) Data Management
7 10 (19.61%) Data Integration
8 8 (15.69%) Logical Data Model
8 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.76%) Physical Data Model
9 6 (11.76%) SDLC
9 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.80%) Data Governance
10 5 (9.80%) Data Transformation
10 5 (9.80%) Line Management
11 4 (7.84%) Data Ingestion
11 4 (7.84%) Dimensional Modelling
11 4 (7.84%) Predictive Modelling
11 4 (7.84%) Reverse Engineering
12 3 (5.88%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 19 (37.25%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) Scala
3 7 (13.73%) Python
3 7 (13.73%) R
4 6 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (7.84%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) Data Quality
2 5 (9.80%) ISO20022
3 2 (3.92%) MiFID
4 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Flume
1 1 (1.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (1.96%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 11 (21.57%) Oracle
2 4 (7.84%) Netezza
2 4 (7.84%) Sybase
2 4 (7.84%) Teradata
3 3 (5.88%) SAP
4 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.96%) Informatica
4 1 (1.96%) MapR
4 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.96%) Retek
4 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Tableau
4 1 (1.96%) Talend