The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had SQL Server Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank - - 60
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £454 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.82% +6.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
761 729 657
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.19% 97.20% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 453 383
Median daily rate £400 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 39 37
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.88 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £41.25 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured SQL Server Architect in the job title.

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

SQL Server Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server Architect across the Birmingham region.

SQL Server Architect Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham