The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL Server Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
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
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £450 £375
% change year-on-year
-36.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
SQL Server Architect
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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
2627 2280 2061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.06% 92.20% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1157 1065
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 81 81
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.90 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

SQL Server Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server Architect in the job title across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Server Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Architect in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

SQL Server Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region that cited SQL Server Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with SQL Server Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning