The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands - - -
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2662 2412 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.80% 94.59% 93.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1474 1127
Median daily rate £390 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 146 173
Median hourly rate £15.21 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.00 £35.50
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 the West Midlands

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

SQL Server Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

SQL Server Architect Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region featuring SQL Server Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (100.00%) Content Enrichment

SQL Server Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Business Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Content Enrichment
1 3 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) EAI
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Architecture
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft