Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Enterprise Data Architect was £694 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.

Enterprise Data Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 818 821
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 -8
Contract jobs requiring an Enterprise Data Architect 60 63 67
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.060% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.063% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 49 46
UK median daily rate £694 £650 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.73% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £474 £505 £500
90th Percentile £813 £790 £769
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £631 £600
% change year-on-year -0.99% +5.21% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £62.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £62.50

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

Enterprise Data Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Data Architect in the UK

Enterprise Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Data Architect in the UK

Enterprise Data Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Data Architect in the UK

Enterprise Data Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Enterprise Data Architect in the UK

Enterprise Data Architect
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Data 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 53 £681 +4.81% 2
London -33 31 £700 +7.69% 1
UK excluding London +23 23 £625 -0.99% 1
South East +10 12 £600 - 1
North of England +47 6 £600 -11.11%
North West +26 6 £600 -7.69%
Midlands +21 3 - -
South West -6 2 £625 +78.57%
Wales - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Enterprise Data 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 Enterprise Data Architect in the job title.

1 32 (53.33%) Data Architecture
2 24 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 20 (33.33%) Finance
3 20 (33.33%) Big Data
4 17 (28.33%) Data Management
5 14 (23.33%) Data Strategy
6 13 (21.67%) GDPR
7 12 (20.00%) Data Quality
7 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
7 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
8 11 (18.33%) Migration
8 11 (18.33%) Data Migration
9 10 (16.67%) TOGAF
9 10 (16.67%) Data Governance
9 10 (16.67%) Master Data Management
10 9 (15.00%) IT Strategy
11 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
11 8 (13.33%) Oracle
12 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.67%) CRM
12 7 (11.67%) Data Security
12 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
12 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (11.67%) Analytics
13 6 (10.00%) Data Lake
13 6 (10.00%) ERP
14 5 (8.33%) Banking

Enterprise Data 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 (1.67%) Apache
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) Extranet
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
1 1 (1.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) Big Data
2 12 (20.00%) Hadoop
3 11 (18.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
5 6 (10.00%) Data Lake
6 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
7 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
7 3 (5.00%) Star Schema
8 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (3.33%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (3.33%) Power BI
8 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.33%) Spatial Data
8 2 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.67%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.67%) HBase
9 1 (1.67%) Neo4j
9 1 (1.67%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.67%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 20 (33.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.00%) Billing
5 2 (3.33%) Legal
6 1 (1.67%) Retail
6 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) EJB
1 1 (1.67%) Kafka
1 1 (1.67%) MDX
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
1 1 (1.67%) OpenID
1 1 (1.67%) REST
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.67%) Reference Data
3 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Derivative
4 2 (3.33%) Equities
4 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Unix
2 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Data Architecture
2 24 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 17 (28.33%) Data Management
4 14 (23.33%) Data Strategy
5 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.33%) Data Migration
6 11 (18.33%) Migration
7 10 (16.67%) Data Governance
7 10 (16.67%) Master Data Management
7 10 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 9 (15.00%) IT Strategy
9 8 (13.33%) Data Analysis
10 7 (11.67%) Analytics
10 7 (11.67%) CRM
10 7 (11.67%) Data Protection
10 7 (11.67%) Data Security
10 7 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (10.00%) ERP
12 5 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) C
2 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) GDPR
2 12 (20.00%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.00%) QA
4 1 (1.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.67%) Ambari
2 1 (1.67%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 8 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.00%) Ab Initio
3 3 (5.00%) Cloudera
4 2 (3.33%) Google
4 2 (3.33%) Hortonworks
4 2 (3.33%) WSO2
5 1 (1.67%) FNZ
5 1 (1.67%) HP
5 1 (1.67%) IBM
5 1 (1.67%) MapR
5 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
5 1 (1.67%) Nuix
5 1 (1.67%) Splunk
5 1 (1.67%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) TIBCO