The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Architect
Rank 568 541 494
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -47
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 23 26 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.052% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.057% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 17 22
Average daily rate
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£488 £463 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £383 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET 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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46799 45973 39698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.31% 92.47% 92.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 28978 28720 23273
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1854 1876 2044
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

.NET Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Architect across the England region.

.NET Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England - 7 £475 - 3
West Midlands -11 6 £525 +13.51% 1
London +7 5 £503 +14.85% 3
Yorkshire - 3 £375 -
North East - 1 - -
.NET Architect
UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title.

1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (56.36%) C#
3 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
4 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (36.36%) SOA
6 19 (34.55%) WCF
7 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
8 15 (27.27%) Web Services
8 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
10 13 (23.64%) TDD
11 11 (20.00%) MVC
11 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
11 11 (20.00%) SQL
12 8 (14.55%) WPF
12 8 (14.55%) Oracle
12 8 (14.55%) UML
12 8 (14.55%) CRM
13 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
13 7 (12.73%) HTML
13 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
13 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
14 6 (10.91%) Zachman Framework
14 6 (10.91%) CSS
14 6 (10.91%) Windows
14 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
15 5 (9.09%) jQuery
15 5 (9.09%) RESTful
15 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET 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 .NET Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.82%) Node.js
2 1 (1.82%) IIS
2 1 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (5.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.82%) Endur
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.64%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) VPN
2 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) Oracle Database
3 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) MarkLogic
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) MS Access
5 1 (1.82%) DTS
5 1 (1.82%) DataStage
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.91%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.27%) Subversion
4 2 (3.64%) NUnit
4 2 (3.64%) ProC
4 2 (3.64%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.82%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.82%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.82%) NuGet
5 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.82%) JMeter
5 1 (1.82%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.82%) Selenium
5 1 (1.82%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (9.09%) Banking
1 5 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Retail
3 1 (1.82%) Dutch Language
3 1 (1.82%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (43.64%) ASP.NET
3 19 (34.55%) WCF
4 15 (27.27%) Web Services
5 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
6 8 (14.55%) WPF
7 7 (12.73%) HTML
8 6 (10.91%) CSS
9 5 (9.09%) jQuery
9 5 (9.09%) RESTful
9 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (9.09%) HTML5
9 5 (9.09%) XML
9 5 (9.09%) SOAP
9 5 (9.09%) Middleware
10 4 (7.27%) ADO.NET
10 4 (7.27%) CSS3
10 4 (7.27%) REST
10 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (7.27%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Kindle
1 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.64%) Derivative
2 2 (3.64%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.64%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.82%) User Experience
3 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.82%) Replication
3 1 (1.82%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) DataPower
3 1 (1.82%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 3 (5.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) SOA
2 15 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (23.64%) TDD
4 11 (20.00%) MVC
5 8 (14.55%) UML
5 8 (14.55%) CRM
6 7 (12.73%) TOGAF
7 6 (10.91%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Data Modelling
8 5 (9.09%) Scrum
9 4 (7.27%) Migration
9 4 (7.27%) OO
9 4 (7.27%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.64%) Multithreading
11 2 (3.64%) Release Management
11 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (3.64%) Web Development
11 2 (3.64%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 31 (56.36%) C#
2 11 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (3.64%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VB
4 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.82%) VBA
4 1 (1.82%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) MCPD
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.55%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.64%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.64%) Splunk
5 1 (1.82%) Twitter
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) EMC
5 1 (1.82%) OpenLink
5 1 (1.82%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Sitecore
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