The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridge region that had .NET Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Architect
Rank 43 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.22% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £525 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £450
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
.NET Architect
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
344 444 390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 96.63% 95.48% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 319 270
Median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 37 25
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £20.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +60.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.02 £15.77 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Cambridge region that featured .NET Architect in the job title.

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

.NET Architect Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, .NET 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 Cambridge region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL