Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 267 260 274
Rank change year-on-year -7 +14 +10
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 107 94 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.64% 0.61% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.74% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 56 73
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £435 £369 £371
90th Percentile £670 £663 £635
England median daily rate £563 £550 £530
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.77% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £75.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +316.67% +2.86% -29.29%

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 14,142 12,737 14,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.57% 83.22% 82.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,343 7,399 9,177
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 499 558
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -11.58% +5.56%
10th Percentile £10.64 £11.60 £11.62
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.75 £52.58
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +8.96% +9.52%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -22 45 £500 +11.11% 9
Hampshire +5 24 £550 -6.38% 5
Surrey -7 24 £550 -2.65% 6
Berkshire -19 20 £494 +3.95% 3
Buckinghamshire +6 19 £835 +102.42% 4
West Sussex -22 14 £640 +28.00% 2
Oxfordshire -2 6 £473 - 2
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 56 (52.34%) Data Modelling
2 47 (43.93%) Big Data
3 46 (42.99%) Data Warehouse
4 37 (34.58%) ETL
4 37 (34.58%) Business Intelligence
4 37 (34.58%) Data Governance
5 36 (33.64%) Analytics
6 34 (31.78%) SQL
6 34 (31.78%) Data Integration
7 31 (28.97%) Data Management
8 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (27.10%) Oracle
9 25 (23.36%) Hadoop
10 24 (22.43%) Finance
10 24 (22.43%) Migration
11 23 (21.50%) Master Data Management
12 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
12 20 (18.69%) Logical Data Model
13 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
13 19 (17.76%) Dimensional Modelling
13 19 (17.76%) Data Lake
14 18 (16.82%) Physical Data Model
15 17 (15.89%) Data Quality
15 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
15 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
16 15 (14.02%) Data Analysis
16 15 (14.02%) Visualisation
16 15 (14.02%) Metadata Management
17 14 (13.08%) Data Migration
17 14 (13.08%) SDLC

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 7 (6.54%) SAS
2 5 (4.67%) Apache Spark
3 4 (3.74%) Apache Pig
3 4 (3.74%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.80%) Apache
5 2 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.93%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (4.67%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Markit EDM
1 1 (0.93%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.93%) SAP HR
1 1 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.93%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (8.41%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (4.67%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.67%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
4 4 (3.74%) Slack
4 4 (3.74%) Trello
5 2 (1.87%) Office 365
5 2 (1.87%) SaaS
6 1 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.93%) HTTP
1 1 (0.93%) SSL
1 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (43.93%) Big Data
2 46 (42.99%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (23.36%) Hadoop
4 19 (17.76%) Data Lake
4 19 (17.76%) NoSQL
5 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
6 13 (12.15%) Apache Hive
6 13 (12.15%) OLAP
7 11 (10.28%) Relational Database
8 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (9.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (8.41%) Geospatial Data
10 8 (7.48%) BusinessObjects
10 8 (7.48%) Oracle OLAP
10 8 (7.48%) Power BI
11 5 (4.67%) Azure SQL Database
11 5 (4.67%) Data Mining
11 5 (4.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 5 (4.67%) QlikView
11 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.35%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.87%) ERwin
3 2 (1.87%) Gerrit
3 2 (1.87%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Subversion
4 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (22.43%) Finance
2 6 (5.61%) Marketing
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Publishing
5 2 (1.87%) Back Office
5 2 (1.87%) Dutch Language
5 2 (1.87%) French Language
5 2 (1.87%) German Language
5 2 (1.87%) Italian Language
5 2 (1.87%) Retail
5 2 (1.87%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Electronics
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (44.86%) Architect
2 36 (33.64%) Data Architect
3 23 (21.50%) Developer
4 13 (12.15%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (8.41%) Data Modeller
6 6 (5.61%) Oracle Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Cloud Architect
7 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Designer
7 5 (4.67%) ETL Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Hadoop Developer
7 5 (4.67%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Azure Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Platform Architect
8 4 (3.74%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) XML
2 5 (4.67%) MDX
3 4 (3.74%) Kafka
4 3 (2.80%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.80%) JSON
4 3 (2.80%) Web Services
4 3 (2.80%) XSD
5 2 (1.87%) Express
5 2 (1.87%) Node.js
6 1 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.93%) HTML
6 1 (0.93%) HTML5
6 1 (0.93%) Middleware
6 1 (0.93%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (0.93%) React
6 1 (0.93%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (1.87%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.87%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.87%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
3 1 (0.93%) PMI
3 1 (0.93%) Reference Data
3 1 (0.93%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.80%) Linux
2 2 (1.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (52.34%) Data Modelling
2 37 (34.58%) Business Intelligence
2 37 (34.58%) Data Governance
2 37 (34.58%) ETL
3 36 (33.64%) Analytics
4 34 (31.78%) Data Integration
5 31 (28.97%) Data Management
6 29 (27.10%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (22.43%) Migration
8 23 (21.50%) Master Data Management
9 20 (18.69%) Logical Data Model
10 19 (17.76%) Dimensional Modelling
11 18 (16.82%) Physical Data Model
12 15 (14.02%) Data Analysis
12 15 (14.02%) Metadata Management
12 15 (14.02%) Visualisation
13 14 (13.08%) Data Migration
13 14 (13.08%) SDLC
14 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 11 (10.28%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) SQL
2 7 (6.54%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.74%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.87%) C#
4 2 (1.87%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) ES6
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (2.80%) CISM
1 3 (2.80%) CISSP
1 3 (2.80%) Degree
1 3 (2.80%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.93%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (15.89%) Data Quality
2 10 (9.35%) GDPR
3 3 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.93%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
1 5 (4.67%) Terraform
2 3 (2.80%) MIIS
3 1 (0.93%) Kibana
Vendors
1 29 (27.10%) Oracle
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft
3 12 (11.21%) Ab Initio
3 12 (11.21%) Informatica
4 11 (10.28%) Talend
5 5 (4.67%) SAP
6 4 (3.74%) Cloudera
6 4 (3.74%) Tableau
6 4 (3.74%) Teradata
7 2 (1.87%) Databricks
7 2 (1.87%) Guidewire
8 1 (0.93%) BMC
8 1 (0.93%) Capita
8 1 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.93%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.93%) Splunk
8 1 (0.93%) Workday