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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank 618 615 581
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -34
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 10 19 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.036% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.038% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 21
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £424 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £608 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £500 £425
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
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
47538 49528 48278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.73% 95.00% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 31327 32075 29701
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1465 1871 1931
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.12 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.11% +2.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +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 29 August 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 29 August 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
London -13 6 £456 -23.95%
South East +7 3 £580 +57.82%
East of England +22 2 £450 -10.00%
SQL Server Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
6 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (28.00%) MVC
7 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (28.00%) .NET
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
8 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (24.00%) SQL
9 5 (20.00%) Finance
9 5 (20.00%) ETL
10 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (12.00%) Data Governance
11 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
11 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
11 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
11 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
11 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (12.00%) Oracle
11 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
11 3 (12.00%) Windows
11 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
11 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014

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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HTTP
2 1 (4.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (4.00%) VLAN
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (28.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (24.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (12.00%) PowerPivot
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (8.00%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (8.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (8.00%) Power BI
7 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
7 2 (8.00%) SSDT
8 1 (4.00%) Big Data
8 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.00%) CSS
2 1 (4.00%) CSS3
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) HTML
2 1 (4.00%) HTML5
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (8.00%) Minimum Viable Product
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (36.00%) Data Modelling
3 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (28.00%) MVC
5 5 (20.00%) ETL
6 3 (12.00%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.00%) Data Governance
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Analytics
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Data Ingestion
7 2 (8.00%) Data Mapping
7 2 (8.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.00%) OO
7 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (8.00%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Tableau
3 2 (8.00%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) VMware