Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Data Integration Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Integration Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 840 862
Rank change year-on-year -19 +22 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Data Integration Architect 18 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.039% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.041% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 15
UK median daily rate £600 £550 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +26.32%
10th Percentile £515 £415 £375
90th Percentile £708 £790 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £550 £488
% change year-on-year +9.09% +12.82% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97749 99240 107788
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.76% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 64477 64699 68564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2920 3284 4118
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.03 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +0.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Data Integration Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Data Integration Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Data Integration Architect in the UK

Data Integration Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Integration Architect.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Integration Architect in the UK

Data Integration Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Integration Architect over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Integration Architect in the UK

Data Integration Architect
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Integration Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -7 18 £600 +9.09%
London -26 13 £583 +3.56%
UK excluding London +2 5 £600 +9.09%
East of England - 3 £600 -
North of England +51 1 - -
Yorkshire +22 1 - -
Midlands +20 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

Data Integration Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Data Integration Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Data Integration Architect in the job title.

1 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
3 7 (38.89%) Middleware
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
4 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Banking
4 6 (33.33%) Finance
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) XML
6 4 (22.22%) XSD
6 4 (22.22%) FpML
6 4 (22.22%) Open Source
7 3 (16.67%) SaaS
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
7 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
7 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
7 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
8 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
8 2 (11.11%) Retail
8 2 (11.11%) SQL
8 2 (11.11%) SOA
8 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Data Integration Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 1 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) DTS
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) ERwin
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) FpML
3 4 (22.22%) XSD
4 1 (5.56%) .NET
4 1 (5.56%) JSON
4 1 (5.56%) REST
4 1 (5.56%) SOAP
4 1 (5.56%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.56%) NHS
3 1 (5.56%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 7 (38.89%) Data Architecture
3 7 (38.89%) Data Management
3 7 (38.89%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.11%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.11%) SOA
7 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
7 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) ETL
7 1 (5.56%) eTOM
7 1 (5.56%) Single Customer View
7 1 (5.56%) UML
7 1 (5.56%) Workflow
7 1 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (5.56%) HL7
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Embarcadero
4 1 (5.56%) IBM