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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SQL Server Architect
UK / England
Rank 571 578 576
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 9 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.042% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.045% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Median daily rate £600 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £425 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £740 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+38.88% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39818 44786 44510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 95.09% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 26184 29231 27803
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £589 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1392 1510 1751
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

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 28 February 2017.

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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +17 6 £600 -5.88% 2
South West - 2 £625 -
South East +12 1 - -
SQL Server Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
3 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) C#
4 5 (31.25%) Data Architecture
4 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (18.75%) Finance
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
6 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
6 3 (18.75%) ETL
6 3 (18.75%) Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) Tableau
7 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (12.50%) Use Case
7 2 (12.50%) Migration
7 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (12.50%) Big Data
7 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016

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 (6.25%) Apache Spark
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NetSuite
1 1 (6.25%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) DHCP
1 1 (6.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (12.50%) Big Data
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (6.25%) DTS
5 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 1 (6.25%) HDInsight
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) Power BI
5 1 (6.25%) PowerPivot
5 1 (6.25%) QlikView
5 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) MDX
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (31.25%) Data Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Scrum
2 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 3 (18.75%) Analytics
3 3 (18.75%) Data Modelling
3 3 (18.75%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Dimensional Modelling
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 2 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Management
5 1 (6.25%) Data Security
5 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.25%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Tableau
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Sage
3 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Siemens
3 1 (6.25%) Zuora