The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland 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 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SQL Server Architect
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £455 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.59% +30.00%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2695 2785 2368
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.87% 95.61% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1459 1319
Median daily rate £375 £358 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -2.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 94 82
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.64 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £32.00
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 Scotland

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

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

SQL Server Architect Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 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 Scotland region featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (83.33%) HDInsight
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (50.00%) ETL
4 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) OLTP
5 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
5 2 (33.33%) Analytics

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) HDInsight
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (33.33%) OLTP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ETL
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Data Analytics
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle