The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had .NET Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Architect
Rank 567 535 512
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -23
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 58 76 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.16% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 56 44
Median daily rate £500 £550 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +21.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £406 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £613 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £450
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
.NET Architect
UK

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
47502 47488 45467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.92% 94.71% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 31380 29845 28550
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1349 1884 1941
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.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 28 May 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -18 22 £560 +1.81% 4
South East +7 18 £525 -4.54% 2
Yorkshire +11 9 £475 +5.55% 2
South West -4 4 £500 -
North West - 2 £425 - 2
East Midlands +12 1 - -
West Midlands -8 1 £500 -13.04% 1
East of England -8 1 - - 2
.NET Architect
UK

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 England region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 45 (45.00%) C#
3 44 (44.00%) MVC
4 38 (38.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (26.00%) SOA
6 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
7 20 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 19 (19.00%) CMS
8 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
9 16 (16.00%) TDD
9 16 (16.00%) REST
9 16 (16.00%) Sitecore
10 15 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
11 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (13.00%) Finance
11 13 (13.00%) SQL
12 12 (12.00%) Java
12 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
12 12 (12.00%) WCF
13 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
13 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
13 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
13 11 (11.00%) SOLID
14 10 (10.00%) SDLC
14 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
15 9 (9.00%) Mentoring

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 19 (19.00%) CMS
2 15 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 11 (11.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (7.00%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (4.00%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (2.00%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.00%) Apache ServiceMix
8 1 (1.00%) Confluence
8 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.00%) JBoss
8 1 (1.00%) Mule
8 1 (1.00%) NServiceBus
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (1.00%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.00%) Aligne
3 1 (1.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.00%) Office 365
3 2 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (1.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.00%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (1.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) NAS
2 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (2.00%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.00%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (9.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.00%) JIRA
2 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) Artifactory
3 1 (1.00%) Build Forge
3 1 (1.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.00%) JUnit
3 1 (1.00%) Maven
3 1 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (13.00%) Finance
2 4 (4.00%) Banking
3 3 (3.00%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.00%) Electronics
4 2 (2.00%) Legal
4 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.00%) Law
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (16.00%) REST
3 15 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 13 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (12.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (12.00%) WCF
6 8 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (6.00%) SOAP
7 6 (6.00%) Web Services
8 5 (5.00%) Ajax
8 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (5.00%) HTML
8 5 (5.00%) jQuery
9 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
9 4 (4.00%) CSS
10 3 (3.00%) Java EE
10 3 (3.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (2.00%) Middleware
12 1 (1.00%) Hibernate
12 1 (1.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.00%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.00%) User Experience
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.00%) Derivative
5 2 (2.00%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.00%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.00%) Equities
5 2 (2.00%) Fintech
6 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) RIA
6 1 (1.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Linux
3 2 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.00%) Unix
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (44.00%) MVC
2 32 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (26.00%) SOA
4 20 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 16 (16.00%) TDD
6 11 (11.00%) SOLID
6 11 (11.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (10.00%) SDLC
8 9 (9.00%) Mentoring
8 9 (9.00%) Zachman Framework
9 8 (8.00%) CRM
9 8 (8.00%) Load Testing
9 8 (8.00%) Use Case
10 6 (6.00%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.00%) Microservices
10 6 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.00%) UML
11 5 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (5.00%) OO
11 5 (5.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (45.00%) C#
2 19 (19.00%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.00%) SQL
4 12 (12.00%) Java
5 4 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (1.00%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.00%) Python
7 1 (1.00%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.00%) MBA
3 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (16.00%) Sitecore
3 6 (6.00%) Oracle
4 5 (5.00%) EPiServer
4 5 (5.00%) SAP
5 2 (2.00%) IBM
5 2 (2.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.00%) Apigee
6 1 (1.00%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.00%) hybris
6 1 (1.00%) Mashery
6 1 (1.00%) Pega
6 1 (1.00%) Splunk
6 1 (1.00%) Telerik
6 1 (1.00%) VMware
6 1 (1.00%) webMethods
6 1 (1.00%) WSO2