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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Data Architect
Rank 597 629 612
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Data Architect 24 15 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.027% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.029% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 12 12
Median daily rate £650 £500 £725
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £454 £555
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £750 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £563 £500 £700
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.57%
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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 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 8 December 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 +30 22 £650 +30.00% 1
London +7 17 £650 -13.33% 1
South East +35 2 £600 +20.00%
Berkshire +13 2 £600 +20.00%
North West +10 2 £513 +36.66%
Croydon -17 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £588 -
Wales - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £675 -
South Wales - 1 - -
North East - 1 £675 -
Merseyside - 1 £500 -
City of London - 1 £650 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £675 -
Manchester - 1 £525 -
Liverpool - 1 £500 -

Senior Data Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 26 (52.00%) Data Modelling
2 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (44.00%) Data Architecture
4 21 (42.00%) Data Warehouse
5 17 (34.00%) Big Data
6 16 (32.00%) Data Management
7 14 (28.00%) Data Quality
8 12 (24.00%) Data Integration
9 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
10 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
10 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
10 9 (18.00%) Open Source
10 9 (18.00%) Data Lake
11 8 (16.00%) Logical Data Model
11 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
11 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (14.00%) ETL
12 7 (14.00%) Migration
12 7 (14.00%) Degree
12 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
12 7 (14.00%) Analytics
13 6 (12.00%) ISO20022
13 6 (12.00%) Data Governance
13 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
13 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
13 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
13 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.00%) e-GIF

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 (6.00%) SAS
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Pig
2 2 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (2.00%) Firewall
1 1 (2.00%) IPsec
1 1 (2.00%) MPLS
1 1 (2.00%) OSPF
1 1 (2.00%) VLAN
1 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (34.00%) Big Data
3 9 (18.00%) Data Lake
3 9 (18.00%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Hive
5 3 (6.00%) HBase
5 3 (6.00%) SAS EBI
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.00%) Power BI
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
7 1 (2.00%) DataStage
7 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (2.00%) MySQL
7 1 (2.00%) OLAP
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) .NET
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) EDI
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Integration
2 10 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (14.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.00%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Derivative
6 1 (2.00%) Economics
6 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
6 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
6 1 (2.00%) Replication
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) Data Modelling
2 25 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 22 (44.00%) Data Architecture
4 16 (32.00%) Data Management
5 9 (18.00%) Data Analysis
5 9 (18.00%) Open Source
6 8 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 8 (16.00%) Logical Data Model
6 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (14.00%) Analytics
7 7 (14.00%) ETL
7 7 (14.00%) Migration
8 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (12.00%) Data Governance
8 6 (12.00%) e-GIF
8 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
9 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 5 (10.00%) Master Data Management
9 5 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
10 4 (8.00%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) Python
3 1 (2.00%) C
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.00%) Ruby
3 1 (2.00%) Scala
3 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) CCDP
3 1 (2.00%) CCIE
3 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (28.00%) Data Quality
2 6 (12.00%) ISO20022
3 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.00%) Dodd-Frank
3 1 (2.00%) EMIR
3 1 (2.00%) MiFID
3 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.00%) Btrfs
1 2 (4.00%) HDFS
2 1 (2.00%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) Informatica
3 4 (8.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) F5
4 1 (2.00%) Hortonworks
4 1 (2.00%) ION Trading
4 1 (2.00%) Palantir
4 1 (2.00%) SAP
4 1 (2.00%) Teradata