Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 222 277 294
Rank change year-on-year +55 +17 +19
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 162 106 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.96% 0.64% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.16% 0.77% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 60 66
South East median daily rate £475 £550 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +19.57% -3.16%
10th Percentile £413 £413 £347
90th Percentile £650 £688 £697
England median daily rate £550 £550 £523
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £33.25
England median hourly rate £53.75 - £37.50

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13930 13767 15584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.73% 82.56% 80.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 8344 8295 9308
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £536
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 461 556 610
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.13 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Data Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Data Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Data Architecture in the South East

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Architecture in the South East

Data Architecture
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Architecture in the South East

Data Architecture
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Architecture in the South East

Data Architecture
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +32 104 £475 -13.64% 7
Berkshire +31 79 £475 -17.39% 6
Hampshire +28 27 £563 -8.16% 1
Surrey 0 16 £425 -32.00% 1
Oxfordshire +17 15 £475 -6.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -35 10 £438 -12.50%
East Sussex +6 6 £475 +3.26% 1
West Sussex -10 4 £435 -3.33%
Home Counties -4 2 - -
Kent -12 1 £550 -14.40%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 82 (50.62%) Data Modelling
2 63 (38.89%) Data Management
3 49 (30.25%) Retail
4 38 (23.46%) Oracle
5 36 (22.22%) IBM
6 34 (20.99%) Data Mapping
6 34 (20.99%) Master Data Management
7 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
8 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (17.90%) Finance
9 29 (17.90%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (17.28%) Analytics
11 27 (16.67%) SQL
11 27 (16.67%) ETL
11 27 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (15.43%) Migration
12 25 (15.43%) Data Analysis
13 21 (12.96%) IBM InfoSphere
13 21 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
14 20 (12.35%) GDPR
14 20 (12.35%) TOGAF
14 20 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 19 (11.73%) Big Data
16 18 (11.11%) Data Integration
16 18 (11.11%) JDA
17 16 (9.88%) Data Strategy
18 15 (9.26%) PL/SQL
19 14 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
20 13 (8.02%) Data Protection
20 13 (8.02%) Data Governance

Data Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 8 (4.94%) Apache Spark
2 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.62%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.85%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (1.23%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.62%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.62%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.32%) SaaS
4 6 (3.70%) IaaS
4 6 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.23%) DOCSIS
1 2 (1.23%) SDH
2 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (12.96%) IBM InfoSphere
3 19 (11.73%) Big Data
4 9 (5.56%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.94%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.70%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (3.09%) Power BI
8 5 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
9 4 (2.47%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (2.47%) Data Lake
9 4 (2.47%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 4 (2.47%) Geospatial Data
9 4 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.85%) QlikView
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.23%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 11 (6.79%) JIRA
2 9 (5.56%) Talend Open Studio
3 5 (3.09%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.62%) ERwin
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 49 (30.25%) Retail
2 29 (17.90%) Finance
3 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 7 (4.32%) Marketing
5 3 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.23%) Billing
6 2 (1.23%) Local Government
6 2 (1.23%) Publishing
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (70.99%) Architect
2 89 (54.94%) Data Architect
3 17 (10.49%) Analyst
4 12 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (7.41%) Supply Chain Architect
5 11 (6.79%) Developer
6 9 (5.56%) Data Analyst
7 8 (4.94%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Enterprise Architect
7 8 (4.94%) ETL Developer
7 8 (4.94%) Oracle Architect
8 7 (4.32%) Big Data Architect
8 7 (4.32%) Designer
8 7 (4.32%) Workforce Management Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Architect
9 6 (3.70%) Data Modeller
9 6 (3.70%) Lead Architect
10 5 (3.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.09%) Solutions Designer
10 5 (3.09%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.70%) JDBC
2 5 (3.09%) Web Services
3 4 (2.47%) OpenID
4 2 (1.23%) MDX
5 1 (0.62%) Apache Camel
5 1 (0.62%) Drools
5 1 (0.62%) Kafka
5 1 (0.62%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (0.62%) REST
5 1 (0.62%) SparkR
5 1 (0.62%) Spring
5 1 (0.62%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.62%) Visualforce
5 1 (0.62%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.47%) Reference Data
5 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.62%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.62%) Life Science
6 1 (0.62%) Replication
6 1 (0.62%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.47%) Unix
2 2 (1.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (50.62%) Data Modelling
2 63 (38.89%) Data Management
3 34 (20.99%) Data Mapping
3 34 (20.99%) Master Data Management
4 30 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (17.90%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (17.28%) Analytics
7 27 (16.67%) ETL
8 25 (15.43%) Data Analysis
8 25 (15.43%) Migration
9 20 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 20 (12.35%) TOGAF
10 18 (11.11%) Data Integration
11 16 (9.88%) Data Strategy
12 14 (8.64%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (8.02%) Data Governance
13 13 (8.02%) Data Protection
14 11 (6.79%) Data Migration
14 11 (6.79%) Dimensional Modelling
14 11 (6.79%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.67%) SQL
2 15 (9.26%) PL/SQL
3 7 (4.32%) Scala
4 3 (1.85%) C
4 3 (1.85%) Java
4 3 (1.85%) Python
5 1 (0.62%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.62%) C++
5 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.62%) R
5 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (4.94%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.62%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.35%) GDPR
2 11 (6.79%) Data Quality
3 7 (4.32%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.09%) HDFS
2 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.62%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.62%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.85%) Ansible
1 3 (1.85%) Terraform
2 2 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.23%) Puppet
3 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 38 (23.46%) Oracle
2 36 (22.22%) IBM
3 31 (19.14%) Microsoft
4 18 (11.11%) JDA
5 10 (6.17%) SAP
6 9 (5.56%) Talend
7 5 (3.09%) IFS
8 4 (2.47%) Ab Initio
9 3 (1.85%) Informatica
9 3 (1.85%) Tableau
10 2 (1.23%) Capita
10 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.62%) Chordiant
11 1 (0.62%) Pega
11 1 (0.62%) Teradata
11 1 (0.62%) webMethods
11 1 (0.62%) Workday