Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 6 months to 20 September 2018 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.

Data Architecture
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 127 104
Rank change year-on-year +1 -23 +25
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 9 7 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.30% 0.26% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.31% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 20
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% -5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £358 £463 £405
90th Percentile £448 £488 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -15.79% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

Data Architecture is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,622 2,264 2,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.28% 84.57% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,414 1,326 1,193
Edinburgh median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +5.60%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% +0.28% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.93% +45.24%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in Edinburgh

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Scala
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
1 4 (44.44%) Data Science
2 3 (33.33%) Scorecard
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 3 (33.33%) Pentaho
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (44.44%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Big Data
1 4 (44.44%) Relational Database
2 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) JIRA
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Data Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) ETL Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Data Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) ActiveMQ
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Data Science
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Data Integration
2 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) ETL
2 3 (33.33%) ETL Development
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Management
2 3 (33.33%) Scorecard
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
4 1 (11.11%) Data Lineage
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) MATLAB
3 2 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 3 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP