The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Data Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Architecture over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Architecture
London / City of London
Rank 124 131 145
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 30 27 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.00% 0.81% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.17% 0.92% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 39
Median daily rate £615 £550 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.81% -4.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £388 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £700 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £36.50

Data Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2561 2922 4205
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.54% 87.83% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2008 2335 3244
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.89 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.40% +2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in the City of London

Data Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 23 (35.94%) Data Modelling
3 20 (31.25%) SQL
4 18 (28.13%) Banking
4 18 (28.13%) Data Management
5 16 (25.00%) Data Analysis
5 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (25.00%) ETL
6 13 (20.31%) Big Data
7 12 (18.75%) Data Quality
7 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (15.63%) Data Integration
8 10 (15.63%) Analytics
9 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (14.06%) Java
10 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 8 (12.50%) CRM
10 8 (12.50%) SOA
10 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 8 (12.50%) Master Data Management
11 7 (10.94%) Data Governance
11 7 (10.94%) Web Services
11 7 (10.94%) .NET
11 7 (10.94%) Degree
12 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
12 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
12 6 (9.38%) Oracle
12 6 (9.38%) Hadoop

Data Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 4 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.13%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.13%) Confluence
2 2 (3.13%) SAS
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) JBoss
3 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (1.56%) MS Project
2 1 (1.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.13%) Summit
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.56%) AWS Data Pipeline
3 1 (1.56%) Azure Machine Learning
3 1 (1.56%) Data Lake Analytics
3 1 (1.56%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (20.31%) Big Data
3 8 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.38%) Hadoop
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Hive
7 3 (4.69%) OLAP
8 2 (3.13%) Data Lake
8 2 (3.13%) Impala
8 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.13%) SAS EBI
9 1 (1.56%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (1.56%) Blockchain
9 1 (1.56%) HDInsight
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
9 1 (1.56%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) ERwin
1 3 (4.69%) JIRA
2 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 28 (43.75%) Finance
2 18 (28.13%) Banking
3 5 (7.81%) Retail
4 3 (4.69%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Legal
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
6 1 (1.56%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (57.81%) Architect
2 24 (37.50%) Data Architect
3 15 (23.44%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (17.19%) Analyst
5 9 (14.06%) Senior Architect
6 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
6 7 (10.94%) Senior Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Data Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Developer
9 4 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
10 3 (4.69%) Big Data Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (4.69%) Compliance Specialist
10 3 (4.69%) Consultant
10 3 (4.69%) Integration Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Regulatory Compliance Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
10 3 (4.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) .NET
1 7 (10.94%) Web Services
2 5 (7.81%) REST
2 5 (7.81%) XML
3 4 (6.25%) JSON
4 3 (4.69%) FIX Protocol
4 3 (4.69%) XSD
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (3.13%) Kafka
5 2 (3.13%) Pandas
5 2 (3.13%) RESTful
5 2 (3.13%) SAML
5 2 (3.13%) scikit-learn
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) XSLT
6 1 (1.56%) FpML
6 1 (1.56%) MDX
6 1 (1.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 6 (9.38%) Market Risk
3 4 (6.25%) Credit Risk
4 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.69%) User Experience
5 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.13%) Equities
5 2 (3.13%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.13%) Tandem
6 1 (1.56%) Derivative
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.94%) Data Modelling
2 18 (28.13%) Data Management
3 16 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (25.00%) Data Analysis
3 16 (25.00%) ETL
4 12 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (15.63%) Analytics
5 10 (15.63%) Data Integration
5 10 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (12.50%) CRM
6 8 (12.50%) Master Data Management
6 8 (12.50%) SOA
7 7 (10.94%) Data Governance
8 6 (9.38%) Risk Management
8 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.81%) Process Improvement
9 5 (7.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (6.25%) Data Mapping
10 4 (6.25%) Monte Carlo Method
10 4 (6.25%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (14.06%) Java
3 5 (7.81%) R
4 4 (6.25%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) Scala
5 3 (4.69%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.13%) C#
6 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.13%) XPath
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (18.75%) Data Quality
2 5 (7.81%) MiFID
3 4 (6.25%) Solvency II
4 2 (3.13%) IFRS
4 2 (3.13%) IFRS 9
4 2 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.56%) AIFMD
5 1 (1.56%) EMIR
5 1 (1.56%) FATCA
5 1 (1.56%) GDPR
5 1 (1.56%) ISO20022
5 1 (1.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) Oracle
3 2 (3.13%) IBM
3 2 (3.13%) Marketo
3 2 (3.13%) Murex
3 2 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.13%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
4 1 (1.56%) CA
4 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.56%) Embarcadero
4 1 (1.56%) GoldenSource
4 1 (1.56%) Informatica
4 1 (1.56%) ION Trading
4 1 (1.56%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (1.56%) Netezza
4 1 (1.56%) Reuters
4 1 (1.56%) Software AG
4 1 (1.56%) Talend
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