Period
to 22 February 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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 252 259 265
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 +30
Contract jobs citing Data Architecture 115 100 125
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.68% 0.64% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 0.79% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 62 84
South East median daily rate £483 £548 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.87% +15.51% -0.21%
10th Percentile £413 £425 £375
90th Percentile £625 £688 £638
England median daily rate £570 £550 £510
% change year-on-year +3.64% +7.84% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £33.25
England median hourly rate £57.00 - £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 13,998 12,725 14,894
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.22% 81.89% 81.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,396 7,533 8,924
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £255
90th Percentile £588 £573 £538
England median daily rate £451 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 427 516 614
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.06 £11.68
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.00 £52.68
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -14 59 £450 -11.42% 8
Berkshire -7 41 £450 -11.11%
Hampshire +26 31 £550 -8.33% 4
Buckinghamshire -31 13 £450 -10.00% 6
Surrey -24 11 £550 -3.51% 2
East Sussex +2 6 £475 -13.64%
West Sussex -12 6 £656 +22.66% 2
Oxfordshire -7 5 £470 -7.48% 2
Home Counties - 2 - -
Kent -15 1 £550 -2.65%
Data Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 (48.70%) Data Modelling
2 36 (31.30%) Oracle
3 35 (30.43%) Data Management
4 30 (26.09%) ETL
4 30 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (24.35%) SQL
6 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
7 23 (20.00%) Finance
7 23 (20.00%) Migration
7 23 (20.00%) Big Data
8 22 (19.13%) Retail
8 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis
9 21 (18.26%) Data Mapping
10 20 (17.39%) Analytics
10 20 (17.39%) TOGAF
11 19 (16.52%) Master Data Management
12 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (15.65%) Data Governance
12 18 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
12 18 (15.65%) IBM
12 18 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
13 17 (14.78%) Data Integration
14 13 (11.30%) GDPR
15 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
15 11 (9.57%) Enterprise Architecture
16 10 (8.70%) Hadoop
16 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
16 10 (8.70%) Data Quality
16 10 (8.70%) SQL Server

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 6 (5.22%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.48%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.74%) SAS
4 1 (0.87%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.87%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (3.48%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.87%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Eloqua
1 2 (1.74%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.87%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.96%) SaaS
2 7 (6.09%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (6.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.22%) IaaS
3 6 (5.22%) PaaS
4 4 (3.48%) Slack
4 4 (3.48%) Trello
5 1 (0.87%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.74%) DOCSIS
1 2 (1.74%) SDH
2 1 (0.87%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) SSL
2 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.00%) Big Data
2 18 (15.65%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (8.70%) Hadoop
3 10 (8.70%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.70%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.96%) Data Lake
4 8 (6.96%) Geospatial Data
4 8 (6.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (6.09%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (6.09%) IBM InfoSphere
5 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.35%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.48%) Apache Hive
7 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 4 (3.48%) OLAP
7 4 (3.48%) Power BI
7 4 (3.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (3.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (2.61%) QlikView
9 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (6.09%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) ERwin
2 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.87%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.87%) Subversion
3 1 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (20.00%) Finance
2 22 (19.13%) Retail
3 9 (7.83%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 3 (2.61%) Legal
5 3 (2.61%) Publishing
6 2 (1.74%) Banking
7 1 (0.87%) Advertising
7 1 (0.87%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) French Language
7 1 (0.87%) German Language
7 1 (0.87%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.87%) Local Government
7 1 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.87%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 73 (63.48%) Architect
2 48 (41.74%) Data Architect
3 12 (10.43%) Developer
3 12 (10.43%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (9.57%) Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) Oracle Architect
5 6 (5.22%) Big Data Architect
5 6 (5.22%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (5.22%) Data Modeller
6 5 (4.35%) Designer
6 5 (4.35%) ETL Developer
6 5 (4.35%) Lead Architect
6 5 (4.35%) Supply Chain Architect
6 5 (4.35%) Workforce Management Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 4 (3.48%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.48%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 4 (3.48%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (3.48%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.22%) JDBC
2 4 (3.48%) XML
3 3 (2.61%) Web Services
4 1 (0.87%) Kafka
4 1 (0.87%) MDX
4 1 (0.87%) Middleware
4 1 (0.87%) Natural Language Processing
4 1 (0.87%) SparkR
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.09%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.74%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.74%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.87%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.87%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.87%) Life Science
5 1 (0.87%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (48.70%) Data Modelling
2 35 (30.43%) Data Management
3 30 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
3 30 (26.09%) ETL
4 23 (20.00%) Migration
5 22 (19.13%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (19.13%) Data Analysis
6 21 (18.26%) Data Mapping
7 20 (17.39%) Analytics
7 20 (17.39%) TOGAF
8 19 (16.52%) Master Data Management
9 18 (15.65%) Data Governance
9 18 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 17 (14.78%) Data Integration
11 11 (9.57%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (7.83%) Data Strategy
12 9 (7.83%) Dimensional Modelling
13 8 (6.96%) Data Migration
13 8 (6.96%) Data Science
13 8 (6.96%) Enterprise Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (24.35%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) PL/SQL
3 4 (3.48%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.48%) Scala
4 3 (2.61%) Java
4 3 (2.61%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) C++
5 1 (0.87%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.87%) R
5 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.48%) Degree
1 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.74%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) GDPR
2 10 (8.70%) Data Quality
3 4 (3.48%) QA
4 1 (0.87%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.74%) HDFS
3 1 (0.87%) Apache Flume
Vendors
1 36 (31.30%) Oracle
2 24 (20.87%) Microsoft
3 18 (15.65%) IBM
4 9 (7.83%) JDA
5 8 (6.96%) Ab Initio
6 7 (6.09%) Talend
7 6 (5.22%) SAP
8 5 (4.35%) Informatica
9 4 (3.48%) Teradata
10 3 (2.61%) Cloudera
11 2 (1.74%) Capita
12 1 (0.87%) BMC
12 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
12 1 (0.87%) Splunk
12 1 (0.87%) Tableau
12 1 (0.87%) Workday