The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 28 June 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.

Data Architecture
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 326 329 371
Rank change year-on-year +3 +42  
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 286 316 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.66% 0.64% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.77% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 203 185
Median daily rate £550 £550 £550
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £397
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £670
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 - -

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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36606 41272 40599
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.68% 83.46% 80.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24006 27689 26589
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 976 1113
Median hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.83 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in England

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in England

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in England

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Architecture within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 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
London -8 158 £563 -2.17% 32
South East +39 51 £440 -7.36% 4
North West +33 18 £525 -4.54% 2
Yorkshire +17 18 £548 -0.45% 3
South West -7 18 £600 -7.69% 6
East of England -1 12 £650 +13.04% 1
West Midlands +11 7 £523 +6.63% 2
East Midlands -8 7 £550 +15.78% 1
North East +75 2 £584 -22.13% 2
Data Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 247 (46.34%) Data Modelling
2 158 (29.64%) Finance
3 151 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (28.33%) Data Management
4 142 (26.64%) Big Data
5 120 (22.51%) ETL
6 112 (21.01%) Hadoop
7 110 (20.64%) SQL
8 106 (19.89%) Java
9 102 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
10 98 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
11 96 (18.01%) Data Quality
12 93 (17.45%) Data Integration
13 88 (16.51%) Analytics
14 86 (16.14%) Migration
15 81 (15.20%) TOGAF
16 74 (13.88%) Banking
17 68 (12.76%) Data Migration
18 67 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
19 66 (12.38%) Security Cleared
20 65 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
21 62 (11.63%) Apache Spark
21 62 (11.63%) Oracle
22 60 (11.26%) Data Governance
23 59 (11.07%) HBase
24 58 (10.88%) Microservices
24 58 (10.88%) SQL Server
25 56 (10.51%) Apache Hive
26 54 (10.13%) MongoDB
27 52 (9.76%) SC Cleared

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 62 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 32 (6.00%) Apache Solr
3 21 (3.94%) Apache Pig
4 19 (3.56%) Confluence
5 16 (3.00%) SAS
6 12 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 10 (1.88%) Elasticsearch
8 9 (1.69%) Apache
8 9 (1.69%) JBoss
8 9 (1.69%) WebSphere
9 7 (1.31%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.13%) Mule
11 5 (0.94%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.75%) Anypoint
12 4 (0.75%) CMS
13 3 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 3 (0.56%) FileNet
13 3 (0.56%) Oracle Coherence
13 3 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (0.56%) WebLogic
Applications
1 11 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.75%) SPSS
6 1 (0.19%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 9 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.13%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.94%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.75%) Workday HCM
5 3 (0.56%) SAP Retail
6 2 (0.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.38%) SAP HR
6 2 (0.38%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle BRM
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle iProcurement
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
7 1 (0.19%) SAP HCM
7 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 46 (8.63%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.88%) SaaS
4 6 (1.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.94%) GitHub
6 4 (0.75%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.75%) Amazon SQS
6 4 (0.75%) AWS Data Pipeline
6 4 (0.75%) Heroku
6 4 (0.75%) Office 365
7 3 (0.56%) Azure Data Factory
7 3 (0.56%) IaaS
7 3 (0.56%) PaaS
8 2 (0.38%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.38%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
8 2 (0.38%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 18 (3.38%) Kerberos
2 10 (1.88%) Network Security
3 4 (0.75%) Skype
4 3 (0.56%) Firewall
5 2 (0.38%) DNS
5 2 (0.38%) FTP
5 2 (0.38%) Internet
5 2 (0.38%) SAN
5 2 (0.38%) SMTP
6 1 (0.19%) HTTP
6 1 (0.19%) RFID
6 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 142 (26.64%) Big Data
2 112 (21.01%) Hadoop
3 102 (19.14%) Data Warehouse
4 59 (11.07%) HBase
5 58 (10.88%) SQL Server
6 56 (10.51%) Apache Hive
7 54 (10.13%) MongoDB
8 42 (7.88%) NoSQL
9 28 (5.25%) Relational Database
10 26 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 25 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (4.32%) RDBMS
13 20 (3.75%) Neo4j
14 19 (3.56%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 16 (3.00%) Oracle Database
16 15 (2.81%) Data Lake
17 14 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (2.63%) Sqoop
18 12 (2.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 30 (5.63%) JIRA
2 23 (4.32%) ERwin
3 18 (3.38%) Cucumber
4 13 (2.44%) Talend Open Studio
5 12 (2.25%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.88%) PowerDesigner
7 7 (1.31%) Git (software)
8 6 (1.13%) IntelliJ
9 5 (0.94%) GitLab
9 5 (0.94%) Hudson
9 5 (0.94%) MagicDraw
10 4 (0.75%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (0.75%) Visual Studio
11 3 (0.56%) Maven
12 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
13 1 (0.19%) Eclipse
13 1 (0.19%) JIRA Agile
13 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
13 1 (0.19%) XMLSpy
General
1 158 (29.64%) Finance
2 74 (13.88%) Banking
3 27 (5.07%) Retail
4 26 (4.88%) Legal
5 20 (3.75%) Marketing
6 17 (3.19%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.25%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.88%) Back Office
8 10 (1.88%) Billing
9 8 (1.50%) Electronics
9 8 (1.50%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.31%) Front Office
11 5 (0.94%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.94%) Law
12 3 (0.56%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.38%) Games
13 2 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.38%) Publishing
13 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 334 (62.66%) Architect
2 230 (43.15%) Data Architect
3 56 (10.51%) Analyst
4 49 (9.19%) Developer
4 49 (9.19%) Solutions Architect
5 35 (6.57%) Enterprise Architect
5 35 (6.57%) Senior Architect
6 33 (6.19%) Data Analyst
7 27 (5.07%) Data Engineer
8 24 (4.50%) Consultant
9 23 (4.32%) Business Analyst
9 23 (4.32%) Enterprise Data Architect
10 22 (4.13%) Senior Data Architect
11 20 (3.75%) Big Data Architect
11 20 (3.75%) Integration Architect
12 19 (3.56%) Big Data Engineer
13 18 (3.38%) Technical Architect
14 15 (2.81%) Designer
15 13 (2.44%) Big Data Developer
15 13 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (9.57%) Web Services
2 50 (9.38%) REST
3 31 (5.82%) XML
4 27 (5.07%) Spring
5 26 (4.88%) Kafka
6 20 (3.75%) JSON
7 18 (3.38%) Drools
7 18 (3.38%) Spring Boot
8 17 (3.19%) Middleware
9 15 (2.81%) .NET
9 15 (2.81%) Apache Camel
10 14 (2.63%) SOAP
11 11 (2.06%) HTML
12 10 (1.88%) Spark Streaming
12 10 (1.88%) WSDL
13 9 (1.69%) XSD
14 8 (1.50%) CSS
14 8 (1.50%) HTML5
15 7 (1.31%) jQuery
15 7 (1.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 65 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (9.19%) Reference Data
3 48 (9.01%) Data Structures
4 38 (7.13%) Management Information System
5 23 (4.32%) Algorithms
6 13 (2.44%) Replication
7 12 (2.25%) Mainframe
7 12 (2.25%) Taxonomies
8 11 (2.06%) Computer Science
9 10 (1.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 10 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.88%) Market Risk
10 8 (1.50%) Equities
10 8 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
10 8 (1.50%) NHS
10 8 (1.50%) SWIFT
11 7 (1.31%) User Experience
12 6 (1.13%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.13%) Virtual Team
13 5 (0.94%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.56%) Linux
2 7 (1.31%) Windows
3 6 (1.13%) Unix
4 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.19%) Android
5 1 (0.19%) Solaris
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 247 (46.34%) Data Modelling
2 151 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 151 (28.33%) Data Management
3 120 (22.51%) ETL
4 98 (18.39%) Business Intelligence
5 93 (17.45%) Data Integration
6 88 (16.51%) Analytics
7 86 (16.14%) Migration
8 81 (15.20%) TOGAF
9 68 (12.76%) Data Migration
10 67 (12.57%) Enterprise Architecture
11 60 (11.26%) Data Governance
12 58 (10.88%) Microservices
13 51 (9.57%) Data Analysis
14 46 (8.63%) Logical Data Model
14 46 (8.63%) Master Data Management
15 44 (8.26%) SDLC
16 43 (8.07%) Information Architecture
17 40 (7.50%) SOA
17 40 (7.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (20.64%) SQL
2 106 (19.89%) Java
3 39 (7.32%) Python
3 39 (7.32%) Scala
4 18 (3.38%) R
5 16 (3.00%) JavaScript
6 13 (2.44%) T-SQL
7 12 (2.25%) PL/SQL
8 9 (1.69%) C
8 9 (1.69%) C#
9 7 (1.31%) Perl
9 7 (1.31%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.56%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.56%) MATLAB
10 3 (0.56%) SPARQL
10 3 (0.56%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.38%) CQL
11 2 (0.38%) VB
11 2 (0.38%) VBA
12 1 (0.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 66 (12.38%) Security Cleared
2 52 (9.76%) SC Cleared
3 41 (7.69%) Degree
4 10 (1.88%) DV Cleared
5 7 (1.31%) CISSP
6 6 (1.13%) CISA
6 6 (1.13%) CISM
6 6 (1.13%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.56%) DBS Check
8 2 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.38%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.38%) MBA
8 2 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.19%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (0.19%) CITP
9 1 (0.19%) IISP
9 1 (0.19%) MBCS
9 1 (0.19%) OCP
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 96 (18.01%) Data Quality
2 17 (3.19%) GDPR
3 14 (2.63%) QA
4 11 (2.06%) ISO 20022
4 11 (2.06%) MiFID
5 7 (1.31%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.13%) FedRAMP
7 4 (0.75%) SEPA
8 3 (0.56%) Disclosure Scotland
8 3 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.56%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.38%) Government Security Classifications
9 2 (0.38%) HL7
9 2 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.38%) IFRS
9 2 (0.38%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.38%) SNOMED CT
10 1 (0.19%) EMIR
10 1 (0.19%) PMO
System Software
1 33 (6.19%) HDFS
2 18 (3.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 18 (3.38%) Docker
3 15 (2.81%) Apache Flume
4 2 (0.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
5 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 20 (3.75%) Ansible
2 18 (3.38%) Terraform
3 15 (2.81%) Kubernetes
4 9 (1.69%) Hadoop YARN
5 6 (1.13%) Kibana
5 6 (1.13%) logstash
6 4 (0.75%) MOM
6 4 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.75%) Puppet
7 3 (0.56%) Oozie
8 1 (0.19%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.19%) SCCM
8 1 (0.19%) vRealize
Vendors
1 62 (11.63%) Oracle
2 49 (9.19%) Microsoft
3 42 (7.88%) Cloudera
4 33 (6.19%) Informatica
5 31 (5.82%) IBM
6 29 (5.44%) SAP
7 24 (4.50%) MapR
8 22 (4.13%) Salesforce.com
9 19 (3.56%) Nuix
9 19 (3.56%) Splunk
10 14 (2.63%) Teradata
11 13 (2.44%) Talend
12 9 (1.69%) Tableau
13 8 (1.50%) Ab Initio
13 8 (1.50%) Cognos
14 7 (1.31%) Google
14 7 (1.31%) Marketo
14 7 (1.31%) Red Hat
14 7 (1.31%) Software AG
14 7 (1.31%) Zuora
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