The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Data Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Data Architect
UK
Rank 587 616 596
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Architect 21 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.024% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 9
Median daily rate £565 £569 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.65% -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £438 £545
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £688 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £565 £488 £600
% change year-on-year
+15.89% -18.75%
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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Senior Data Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Data Architect in the job title.

Senior Data Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Data Architect within the UK.

Senior Data Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Senior Data Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Data Architect within the UK.

Senior Data Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Data Architect
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Data Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +42 20 £565 -0.65% 5
London +25 10 £594 -8.65% 5
South East - 6 £565 -
Berkshire - 4 - -
Lytham St Annes - 2 £501 -
Lancashire - 2 £501 -
North West - 2 £501 -
City of London - 1 - - 3
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
South West - 1 £750 -
Kent - 1 £565 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £575 -
Surrey - 1 £565 -
West Sussex - 1 £565 -
Bristol - 1 £750 -

Senior Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, Senior 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 Senior Data Architect in the job title.

1 27 (57.45%) Data Modelling
2 22 (46.81%) Data Architecture
3 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (34.04%) Big Data
5 14 (29.79%) Hadoop
6 12 (25.53%) Data Management
7 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
7 11 (23.40%) ETL
7 11 (23.40%) Finance
8 10 (21.28%) Data Integration
9 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
9 9 (19.15%) Logical Data Model
10 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
10 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (14.89%) Cloudera
11 7 (14.89%) HBase
11 7 (14.89%) Apache Hive
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle
11 7 (14.89%) Degree
12 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
12 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
12 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
12 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
13 5 (10.64%) Analytics
13 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
13 5 (10.64%) Data Governance
13 5 (10.64%) Physical Data Model
13 5 (10.64%) SDLC

Senior 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 3 (6.38%) SAS
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.26%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.13%) FileNet
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Maximo
1 1 (2.13%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
1 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.13%) Firewall
1 1 (2.13%) IPsec
1 1 (2.13%) MPLS
1 1 (2.13%) Network Security
1 1 (2.13%) OSPF
1 1 (2.13%) VLAN
1 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.04%) Big Data
2 14 (29.79%) Hadoop
3 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (14.89%) Apache Hive
4 7 (14.89%) HBase
5 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
6 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
7 4 (8.51%) Neo4j
8 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
8 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.38%) SAS EBI
9 2 (4.26%) Data Lake
9 2 (4.26%) DB2
9 2 (4.26%) Power BI
9 2 (4.26%) RDBMS
9 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (2.13%) DataStage
10 1 (2.13%) MySQL
10 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) ERwin
1 1 (2.13%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 5 (10.64%) Legal
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Marketing
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) .NET
1 1 (2.13%) CSS
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.13%) SOAP
1 1 (2.13%) Web Services
1 1 (2.13%) WSDL
1 1 (2.13%) XML
1 1 (2.13%) XML Messaging
1 1 (2.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Management Information System
2 8 (17.02%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
4 4 (8.51%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Social Media
6 1 (2.13%) CESG
6 1 (2.13%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.13%) Derivative
6 1 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.13%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Linux
1 1 (2.13%) Unix
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Data Modelling
2 22 (46.81%) Data Architecture
3 17 (36.17%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (34.04%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (25.53%) Data Management
6 11 (23.40%) ETL
7 10 (21.28%) Data Integration
8 9 (19.15%) Logical Data Model
8 9 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) Data Analysis
10 5 (10.64%) Analytics
10 5 (10.64%) Data Governance
10 5 (10.64%) Physical Data Model
10 5 (10.64%) Project Management
10 5 (10.64%) SDLC
10 5 (10.64%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.51%) Data Enrichment
11 4 (8.51%) ITIL
11 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2
11 4 (8.51%) Reference Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
3 1 (2.13%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (14.89%) Degree
2 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CCDP
4 1 (2.13%) CCIE
4 1 (2.13%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.13%) CISSP
4 1 (2.13%) CITP
4 1 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) IISP
4 1 (2.13%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.38%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.13%) GDPR
3 1 (2.13%) IFRS
3 1 (2.13%) IFRS 9
3 1 (2.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (2.13%) Btrfs
1 1 (2.13%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Cloudera
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle
2 5 (10.64%) Informatica
3 4 (8.51%) MapR
3 4 (8.51%) Nuix
3 4 (8.51%) Splunk
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Tableau
4 2 (4.26%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) Ab Initio
5 1 (2.13%) CA
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Embarcadero
5 1 (2.13%) F5
5 1 (2.13%) Hortonworks
5 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) Netezza
5 1 (2.13%) Talend