The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England 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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank 591 587 573
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 15 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.052% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.055% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 10
Median daily rate £425 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £388
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +17.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46756 47408 46705
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.70% 94.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 30937 29879 29302
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1327 1880 1986
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.87 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.72% -0.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

SQL Server Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SQL Server Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

SQL Server Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

SQL Server Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Architect across the England region.

SQL Server Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

SQL Server Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SQL Server Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -10 8 £425 -12.82%
London +1 6 £625 +16.27%
South West -7 1 £750 -
SQL Server Architect
UK

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, SQL Server 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 across the England region featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (41.18%) .NET
4 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (29.41%) MVC
7 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
7 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (17.65%) Oracle
9 5 (14.71%) SQL
9 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
9 5 (14.71%) Finance
9 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
9 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (11.76%) Tableau
10 4 (11.76%) SOA
10 4 (11.76%) Windows
10 4 (11.76%) C#
10 4 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (8.82%) SAP
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) UML
11 3 (8.82%) OO
11 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
11 3 (8.82%) Java

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (8.82%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) Mule
3 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (8.82%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
1 2 (5.88%) FTP
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (52.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (35.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (32.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (26.47%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Power View
8 2 (5.88%) Power BI
8 2 (5.88%) PowerPivot
8 2 (5.88%) SSDT
9 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (2.94%) Big Data
9 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
9 1 (2.94%) QlikView
9 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.88%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.94%) ERwin
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
2 3 (8.82%) Web Services
3 2 (5.88%) MDX
3 2 (5.88%) Middleware
4 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.88%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (29.41%) MVC
4 5 (14.71%) Data Architecture
4 5 (14.71%) Data Modelling
5 4 (11.76%) SOA
5 4 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.82%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) Content Enrichment
6 3 (8.82%) EAI
6 3 (8.82%) ETL
6 3 (8.82%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) UML
7 2 (5.88%) Analytics
7 2 (5.88%) Application Discovery
7 2 (5.88%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) Migration
7 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) SQL
3 4 (11.76%) C#
4 3 (8.82%) Java
4 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
5 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.94%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.65%) Oracle
3 4 (11.76%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (11.76%) Tableau
4 3 (8.82%) SAP
5 2 (5.88%) Netezza
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.94%) Ab Initio
6 1 (2.94%) Informatica
6 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) webMethods