Period
to 20 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a SQL Server Architect was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SQL Server Architect
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 213 -
Contract jobs requiring a SQL Server Architect 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.091% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.097% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Scotland median daily rate - £450 -
UK median daily rate £585 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +30.00% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4000 5165 5945
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 95.08% 93.69% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2335 2902 3109
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £219 £230 £225
90th Percentile £525 £513 £488
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 100 169
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.28% +13.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £9.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.08 £43.83 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

SQL Server Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings that featured SQL Server Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server Architect in Scotland

SQL Server Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server Architect in Scotland