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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Data Architect
Rank 638 605 603
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Architect 13 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.035% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.037% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 5
Median daily rate £600 £600 £600
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £435 £585
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £790 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £694 £500 -
% change year-on-year
+38.75% -
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
50742 51291 50591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.73% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 31579 31273
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1472 2048 2133
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%

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 May 2016.

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 11 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 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -15 12 £600 -
London -15 7 £600 -17.24%
Yorkshire - 3 £735 -
Sheffield - 3 £735 -
South Yorkshire - 3 £735 -
City of London +34 1 £463 -28.84%
South East -7 1 £415 -5.14%
Manchester -7 1 - -
North West -9 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
East Sussex - 1 £415 -

Senior Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 19 (76.00%) Data Modelling
2 15 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 14 (56.00%) Finance
4 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (40.00%) Data Management
6 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (32.00%) Data Transformation
7 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
7 8 (32.00%) SAS
7 8 (32.00%) SQL
7 8 (32.00%) Oracle
8 6 (24.00%) Analytics
8 6 (24.00%) Master Data Management
9 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
9 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
9 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) Open Source
9 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (20.00%) Informatica
10 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
10 4 (16.00%) ERwin
10 4 (16.00%) CA
10 4 (16.00%) ETL
10 4 (16.00%) Unix
10 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
10 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (16.00%) Banking

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 8 (32.00%) SAS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (16.00%) Apache Hive
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.00%) HBase
3 4 (16.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (16.00%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (12.00%) Big Data
4 3 (12.00%) MarkLogic
4 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (12.00%) Pentaho
4 3 (12.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
5 1 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (4.00%) OLAP
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ERwin
General
1 14 (56.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Korean Language
4 1 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
4 1 (4.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Java EE
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (32.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (16.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
5 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (8.00%) Replication
6 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Data Modelling
2 15 (60.00%) Data Architecture
3 13 (52.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (40.00%) Data Management
5 8 (32.00%) Data Transformation
6 6 (24.00%) Analytics
6 6 (24.00%) Master Data Management
7 5 (20.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.00%) ETL
8 4 (16.00%) Predictive Analytics
8 4 (16.00%) Programme Management
9 3 (12.00%) Data Visualisation
9 3 (12.00%) ITIL
9 3 (12.00%) Physical Data Model
10 2 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
10 2 (8.00%) Service Design
10 2 (8.00%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.00%) C++
3 1 (4.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) COBIT
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 5 (20.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) CA
3 4 (16.00%) Tableau
4 2 (8.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) MapR
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Pega
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata