Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 6 months to 30 June 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 196 203 205
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +93
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 570 385 209
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.45% 1.41% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 1.55% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 253 148
10th Percentile £500 £430 £419
25th Percentile £563 £500 £491
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £695 £575 £575
Median % change year-on-year +20.87% - -1.71%
75th Percentile £775 £713 £650
90th Percentile £838 £738 £775
England median daily rate £653 £575 £575
% change year-on-year +13.57% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £90.90 - -
England median hourly rate £89.56 £25.75 £50.00
% change year-on-year +247.81% -48.50% +1.77%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 36,052 24,874 15,748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.51% 91.41% 89.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,386 17,820 11,325
10th Percentile £400 £360 £331
25th Percentile £475 £438 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +0.96%
75th Percentile £691 £638 £623
90th Percentile £788 £713 £713
England median daily rate £550 £500 £480
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +1.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 376 246 181
10th Percentile £17.19 £15.73 £14.00
25th Percentile £23.91 £20.99 £19.99
Median hourly rate £36.75 £32.85 £33.50
Median % change year-on-year +11.87% -1.94% +48.89%
75th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £69.06 £66.13 £61.25
England median hourly rate £28.41 £24.08 £22.61
% change year-on-year +17.98% +6.50% -1.40%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in London

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Data Architecture in London.

Daily rate trend for Data Architecture in London

Data Architecture
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Data Architecture in London over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in London

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Data Architecture in London.

Hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in London

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 30 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London +7 55 £650 +30.00% 23
East London - 4 £620 - 6
North London - 3 - -
West London -8 1 - - 4
South London -12 1 £575 -13.21%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 329 (57.72%) Data Modelling
2 215 (37.72%) Finance
3 189 (33.16%) Agile
4 170 (29.82%) Social Skills
5 154 (27.02%) Data Management
6 153 (26.84%) SQL
7 145 (25.44%) Azure
8 137 (24.04%) AWS
9 136 (23.86%) Data Analysis
10 135 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
11 123 (21.58%) Analytics
12 117 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
13 114 (20.00%) Big Data
14 104 (18.25%) Data Governance
15 100 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
16 98 (17.19%) Data Lake
17 97 (17.02%) ETL
18 92 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
19 88 (15.44%) Banking
20 87 (15.26%) Enterprise Architecture
20 87 (15.26%) Data Integration
21 82 (14.39%) Master Data Management
21 82 (14.39%) Metadata
22 81 (14.21%) Data Quality
23 77 (13.51%) GCP
24 73 (12.81%) Python
25 70 (12.28%) Migration
26 69 (12.11%) Data Pipeline
27 68 (11.93%) DevOps
28 62 (10.88%) Microsoft

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 24 (4.21%) Apache Spark
2 16 (2.81%) Apache
3 15 (2.63%) Confluence
4 12 (2.11%) SAS
5 7 (1.23%) Apache Airflow
5 7 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 4 (0.70%) Apache Pulsar
6 4 (0.70%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.70%) CMS
6 4 (0.70%) Hyperledger
6 4 (0.70%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.35%) Apache Pig
7 2 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.35%) PowerExchange
7 2 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.18%) CICS
8 1 (0.18%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (4.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.35%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (4.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 7 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
3 6 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.88%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.53%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 2 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.35%) Workfront
7 1 (0.18%) Avolution ABACUS
7 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.18%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 145 (25.44%) Azure
2 137 (24.04%) AWS
3 77 (13.51%) GCP
4 50 (8.77%) Power Platform
5 48 (8.42%) Snowflake
6 46 (8.07%) Serverless
7 41 (7.19%) AWS Lambda
8 21 (3.68%) SaaS
9 20 (3.51%) Azure Data Factory
10 18 (3.16%) Amazon S3
11 14 (2.46%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 10 (1.75%) Collibra
12 10 (1.75%) PaaS
13 9 (1.58%) Alation
13 9 (1.58%) Azure DevOps
14 8 (1.40%) PowerApps
15 6 (1.05%) AWS Step Functions
16 5 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
17 4 (0.70%) IBM Blueworks
17 4 (0.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.05%) Firewall
2 4 (0.70%) Kerberos
3 3 (0.53%) DNS
3 3 (0.53%) FTP
3 3 (0.53%) HTTP
4 2 (0.35%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.18%) Broadband
5 1 (0.18%) DMZ
5 1 (0.18%) VPN
5 1 (0.18%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
2 114 (20.00%) Big Data
3 98 (17.19%) Data Lake
4 82 (14.39%) Metadata
5 56 (9.82%) SQL Server
6 43 (7.54%) Power BI
7 33 (5.79%) PostgreSQL
8 32 (5.61%) Hadoop
9 30 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 25 (4.39%) NoSQL
11 23 (4.04%) Metadata Repository
12 22 (3.86%) Tableau
13 17 (2.98%) BigQuery
14 15 (2.63%) RDBMS
15 14 (2.46%) Amazon Redshift
16 13 (2.28%) Apache Hive
16 13 (2.28%) DB2
16 13 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 12 (2.11%) Qlik Sense
17 12 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 49 (8.60%) kappa
2 48 (8.42%) ERwin
3 45 (7.89%) PowerDesigner
4 22 (3.86%) JIRA
5 12 (2.11%) Git (software)
6 11 (1.93%) ER Studio
7 3 (0.53%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.35%) GitLab
9 1 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.18%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.18%) NeoLoad
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
9 1 (0.18%) Selenium
General
1 215 (37.72%) Finance
2 170 (29.82%) Social Skills
3 117 (20.53%) Analytical Skills
4 88 (15.44%) Banking
5 48 (8.42%) Marketing
6 37 (6.49%) Investment Banking
7 34 (5.96%) Public Sector
8 27 (4.74%) Telecoms
9 23 (4.04%) Legal
10 22 (3.86%) Manufacturing
10 22 (3.86%) Retail
11 20 (3.51%) Electronics
12 18 (3.16%) Presentation Skills
13 14 (2.46%) Front Office
14 12 (2.11%) Law
15 9 (1.58%) Financial Institution
16 8 (1.40%) Influencing Skills
17 6 (1.05%) Back Office
17 6 (1.05%) Games
17 6 (1.05%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 366 (64.21%) Architect
2 270 (47.37%) Data Architect
3 75 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 54 (9.47%) Data Engineer
5 45 (7.89%) Data Modeller
6 43 (7.54%) Enterprise Architect
7 42 (7.37%) Analyst
8 36 (6.32%) Senior Architect
9 30 (5.26%) Data Analyst
10 29 (5.09%) Enterprise Data Architect
11 26 (4.56%) Senior Data Architect
12 20 (3.51%) Developer
13 15 (2.63%) Cloud Architect
14 12 (2.11%) Business Analyst
15 11 (1.93%) Azure Data Engineer
15 11 (1.93%) Azure Engineer
15 11 (1.93%) Senior Data Engineer
16 10 (1.75%) Azure Architect
16 10 (1.75%) Product Owner
17 9 (1.58%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (10.53%) Kafka
2 13 (2.28%) PySpark
3 12 (2.11%) Web Services
4 9 (1.58%) REST
5 8 (1.40%) JSON
6 7 (1.23%) .NET
6 7 (1.23%) RESTful
6 7 (1.23%) XML
7 6 (1.05%) HTML
8 5 (0.88%) AngularJS
8 5 (0.88%) CSS
8 5 (0.88%) Middleware
9 4 (0.70%) Apache Avro
9 4 (0.70%) React
10 3 (0.53%) HTML5
10 3 (0.53%) Lightning Web Components
10 3 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
10 3 (0.53%) SOAP
10 3 (0.53%) Visualforce
11 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 40 (7.02%) Management Information System
2 34 (5.96%) Data Structures
3 28 (4.91%) Virtual Team
4 24 (4.21%) Reference Data
5 13 (2.28%) Cloud Native
5 13 (2.28%) Legacy Systems
6 12 (2.11%) Analytical Mindset
7 10 (1.75%) FMCG
7 10 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
9 7 (1.23%) Credit Risk
9 7 (1.23%) Reinsurance
9 7 (1.23%) Taxonomies
10 6 (1.05%) Data Fabric
10 6 (1.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (0.88%) Algorithms
11 5 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.88%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (0.88%) Renewable Energy
12 4 (0.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (1.93%) Linux
2 5 (0.88%) Unix
2 5 (0.88%) Windows
3 4 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.18%) MVS
4 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (57.72%) Data Modelling
2 189 (33.16%) Agile
3 154 (27.02%) Data Management
4 136 (23.86%) Data Analysis
5 123 (21.58%) Analytics
6 104 (18.25%) Data Governance
7 100 (17.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 97 (17.02%) ETL
9 92 (16.14%) Business Intelligence
10 87 (15.26%) Data Integration
10 87 (15.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 82 (14.39%) Master Data Management
12 70 (12.28%) Migration
13 69 (12.11%) Data Pipeline
14 68 (11.93%) DevOps
15 62 (10.88%) Logical Data Model
16 57 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
17 51 (8.95%) ERD
17 51 (8.95%) TOGAF
18 50 (8.77%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 153 (26.84%) SQL
2 73 (12.81%) Python
3 30 (5.26%) Java
4 19 (3.33%) C#
5 10 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 9 (1.58%) Scala
7 8 (1.40%) C
8 7 (1.23%) R
9 6 (1.05%) VBA
10 5 (0.88%) PL/SQL
11 4 (0.70%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.53%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.53%) Bash
12 3 (0.53%) C++
13 2 (0.35%) ES6
14 1 (0.18%) Bourne shell
14 1 (0.18%) Go
14 1 (0.18%) Korn
14 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.18%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 35 (6.14%) Security Cleared
2 33 (5.79%) Degree
3 31 (5.44%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
5 5 (0.88%) CISM
5 5 (0.88%) CISSP
5 5 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.70%) Master's Degree
7 3 (0.53%) DV Cleared
7 3 (0.53%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.35%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.18%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.18%) CCSK
9 1 (0.18%) IBM Certification
9 1 (0.18%) ISEB
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 1 (0.18%) Tableau Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (14.21%) Data Quality
2 31 (5.44%) GDPR
3 14 (2.46%) QA
4 7 (1.23%) IFRS
4 7 (1.23%) IFRS 17
5 6 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (1.05%) NIST
5 6 (1.05%) NIST 800
6 5 (0.88%) GRC
6 5 (0.88%) SOC 2
7 4 (0.70%) Accessibility
7 4 (0.70%) PMO
8 3 (0.53%) ISO 20022
9 2 (0.35%) COBIT
9 2 (0.35%) COSO
9 2 (0.35%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.18%) HL7
10 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.18%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (2.63%) Docker
2 6 (1.05%) HDFS
3 4 (0.70%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.18%) Microcode
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (1.93%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.58%) Terraform
3 5 (0.88%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (0.70%) Oozie
5 1 (0.18%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.18%) Grafana
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle Statspack
5 1 (0.18%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 62 (10.88%) Microsoft
2 61 (10.70%) SAP
3 46 (8.07%) Oracle
4 45 (7.89%) Google
5 40 (7.02%) Databricks
6 33 (5.79%) BiZZdesign
7 31 (5.44%) Informatica
8 30 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
9 23 (4.04%) Sparx
10 15 (2.63%) IBM
11 14 (2.46%) Talend
12 12 (2.11%) Teradata
13 11 (1.93%) MuleSoft
14 10 (1.75%) Cloudera
14 10 (1.75%) ServiceNow
15 9 (1.58%) Workday
16 5 (0.88%) Alteryx
16 5 (0.88%) Murex
16 5 (0.88%) Remedy
16 5 (0.88%) Sybase