Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 101 101
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +13
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 30 11 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.03% 0.54% 1.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.64% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 9 26
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £392 £363 £438
90th Percentile £575 £490 £738
Scotland median daily rate £475 £475 £500
% change year-on-year - -5.00% +33.33%
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 2,525 1,731 2,438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.07% 84.85% 85.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,505 1,078 1,339
Edinburgh median daily rate £408 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £292 £260 £275
90th Percentile £569 £550 £563
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £35.00 £16.93 £18.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.73% -6.76% -33.97%
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.37 £11.05
90th Percentile £48.28 £43.77 £43.63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -32.69% -27.78% +20.00%

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

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 20 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 18 (60.00%) ETL
3 16 (53.33%) Data Integration
4 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (46.67%) TOGAF
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) RDBMS
5 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
6 11 (36.67%) Information Security
7 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 8 (26.67%) Finance
9 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (20.00%) SQL
11 5 (16.67%) Oracle
11 5 (16.67%) Data Management
11 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
11 5 (16.67%) Data Quality
12 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
12 4 (13.33%) Migration
13 3 (10.00%) Banking
13 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
13 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
13 3 (10.00%) QA
13 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
13 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
13 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
13 3 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
13 3 (10.00%) Pentaho
13 3 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.67%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Airflow
2 1 (3.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (66.67%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (43.33%) RDBMS
2 13 (43.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) Data Lake
3 3 (10.00%) Pentaho
4 2 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (6.67%) Power BI
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) HBase
5 1 (3.33%) Impala
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) JIRA
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Architect
2 20 (66.67%) Data Architect
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) ETL Architect
4 3 (10.00%) ETL Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Designer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Strategy Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Strategy Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (3.33%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 18 (60.00%) ETL
3 16 (53.33%) Data Integration
4 14 (46.67%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (46.67%) TOGAF
5 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (36.67%) Information Security
7 10 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (16.67%) Data Analysis
9 5 (16.67%) Data Management
10 4 (13.33%) Asset Management
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
11 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
11 3 (10.00%) ETL Development
11 3 (10.00%) Investment Management
11 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
11 3 (10.00%) Quality Management
11 3 (10.00%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (6.67%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) R
3 2 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) Data Quality
2 3 (10.00%) QA
3 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 2 (6.67%) Hadoop YARN
3 1 (3.33%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
2 2 (6.67%) Teradata
3 1 (3.33%) Ab Initio
3 1 (3.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.33%) Charles River
3 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.33%) CODA
3 1 (3.33%) Google
3 1 (3.33%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.33%) IBM
3 1 (3.33%) Informatica
3 1 (3.33%) Netezza