Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 268 226 268
Rank change year-on-year -42 +42 +23
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 108 160 108
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.65% 0.95% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 1.13% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 95 58
South East median daily rate £515 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.42% -13.64% +19.24%
10th Percentile £411 £413 £413
90th Percentile £718 £650 £688
England median daily rate £538 £550 £550
% change year-on-year -2.27% - +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £22.00 £53.75 -
% change year-on-year -59.07% - -

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 14,368 14,209 14,153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.18% 84.21% 84.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,664 8,490 8,525
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
10th Percentile £279 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 474 584
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £23.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.91% -6.12% +2.08%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.84
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.91% +3.80%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 -26 61 £600 +26.32% 5
Berkshire -49 33 £625 +31.58% 1
Buckinghamshire +38 26 £600 +41.18% 4
Surrey -8 24 £486 +14.29% 2
Hampshire -34 17 £513 +2.50% 14
Oxfordshire +2 2 £438 -7.89%
East Sussex -14 2 £500 +5.26% 4
West Sussex -7 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 £750 -
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Data Architecture.

1 42 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 37 (34.26%) Data Management
3 35 (32.41%) Data Quality
4 33 (30.56%) Big Data
4 33 (30.56%) ETL
5 32 (29.63%) Migration
5 32 (29.63%) Analytics
6 29 (26.85%) Data Migration
6 29 (26.85%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (22.22%) SQL
7 24 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 22 (20.37%) Hadoop
8 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
10 20 (18.52%) NoSQL
11 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 18 (16.67%) Data Lake
12 17 (15.74%) Data Mapping
12 17 (15.74%) Data Integration
13 16 (14.81%) Apache Hive
14 15 (13.89%) High Availability
14 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
14 15 (13.89%) SDLC
15 12 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (11.11%) Finance
15 12 (11.11%) Data Governance
15 12 (11.11%) Talend
15 12 (11.11%) Business Analytics
15 12 (11.11%) Metadata Management

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 10 (9.26%) Apache Spark
2 6 (5.56%) SAS
3 5 (4.63%) Apache
4 3 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.85%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (6.48%) SAP HR
1 7 (6.48%) Workday HCM
2 3 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.78%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) Serverless
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.85%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (1.85%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (1.85%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
3 2 (1.85%) PaaS
4 1 (0.93%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.41%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (3.70%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.56%) Big Data
2 29 (26.85%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (20.37%) Hadoop
4 20 (18.52%) NoSQL
5 18 (16.67%) Data Lake
5 18 (16.67%) Relational Database
6 16 (14.81%) Apache Hive
7 11 (10.19%) OLAP
8 10 (9.26%) SQL Server
9 7 (6.48%) MS Access
10 6 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (4.63%) Sqoop
12 4 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (3.70%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
12 4 (3.70%) Power BI
12 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (2.78%) Cosmos DB
13 3 (2.78%) Geospatial Data
13 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Power View
13 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.70%) Rational Rose
2 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.85%) ERwin
3 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (13.89%) Telecoms
2 12 (11.11%) Finance
3 10 (9.26%) Retail
4 2 (1.85%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.44%) Architect
2 35 (32.41%) Data Architect
3 14 (12.96%) Analyst
4 13 (12.04%) Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Solutions Architect
5 10 (9.26%) Data Analyst
6 9 (8.33%) Consultant
7 6 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Consultant
7 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Enterprise Data Architect
7 6 (5.56%) Migration Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (4.63%) Data Migration Analyst
8 5 (4.63%) HR Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Data Consultant
9 4 (3.70%) Data Migration Lead
9 4 (3.70%) Hadoop Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Big Data Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.78%) Workday Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) Kafka
1 7 (6.48%) XML
2 5 (4.63%) JSON
3 4 (3.70%) Middleware
4 3 (2.78%) .NET
4 3 (2.78%) EDI
5 1 (0.93%) HTML
5 1 (0.93%) HTML5
5 1 (0.93%) MDX
5 1 (0.93%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 8 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.56%) Taxonomies
5 3 (2.78%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.85%) Fintech
7 1 (0.93%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.93%) NHS
7 1 (0.93%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.93%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.89%) Data Modelling
2 37 (34.26%) Data Management
3 33 (30.56%) ETL
4 32 (29.63%) Analytics
4 32 (29.63%) Migration
5 29 (26.85%) Data Migration
6 24 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (15.74%) Data Integration
8 17 (15.74%) Data Mapping
9 15 (13.89%) High Availability
9 15 (13.89%) SDLC
10 12 (11.11%) Business Analytics
10 12 (11.11%) Data Governance
10 12 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (11.11%) Metadata Management
10 12 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
11 11 (10.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (10.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 24 (22.22%) SQL
2 11 (10.19%) Python
3 7 (6.48%) VB
4 4 (3.70%) C#
4 4 (3.70%) R
4 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 4 (3.70%) VBA
5 3 (2.78%) MATLAB
5 3 (2.78%) Scala
6 1 (0.93%) C
6 1 (0.93%) Java
6 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.93%) Perl
6 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) Degree
2 5 (4.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.93%) PMP
3 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (32.41%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.70%) HDFS
2 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Ambari
1 2 (1.85%) Ganglia
1 2 (1.85%) Nagios
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.93%) Hadoop YARN
2 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.93%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (11.11%) Talend
2 10 (9.26%) Oracle
3 9 (8.33%) Ab Initio
4 8 (7.41%) Microsoft
4 8 (7.41%) SAP
4 8 (7.41%) Workday
5 6 (5.56%) Informatica
6 4 (3.70%) Casewise
6 4 (3.70%) Databricks
6 4 (3.70%) MapR
7 3 (2.78%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.85%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe
9 1 (0.93%) Chordiant
9 1 (0.93%) ComArch
9 1 (0.93%) Huawei
9 1 (0.93%) JDA
9 1 (0.93%) Pega