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 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
.NET Architect
Rank 560 531 497
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -34
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 19 22 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.046% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.050% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 21
Average daily rate
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£525 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £375 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £513 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £463 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £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 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

.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 22 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 22 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -15 5 £528 +20.57% 5
Yorkshire - 4 £375 -
East of England - 4 £500 -
West Midlands -9 2 £575 +24.32%
South West +10 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
.NET Architect
UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 28 (56.00%) C#
3 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
4 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.00%) WCF
5 17 (34.00%) SOA
6 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
8 14 (28.00%) Web Services
9 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (26.00%) MVC
10 12 (24.00%) TDD
11 8 (16.00%) UML
12 7 (14.00%) HTML
12 7 (14.00%) Oracle
12 7 (14.00%) WPF
13 6 (12.00%) jQuery
13 6 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
13 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
13 6 (12.00%) Scrum
13 6 (12.00%) CSS
13 6 (12.00%) SOAP
13 6 (12.00%) SQL
13 6 (12.00%) Windows
13 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (12.00%) RESTful
13 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
14 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 3 (6.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (2.00%) Endur
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.00%) MarkLogic
4 1 (2.00%) MS Access
4 1 (2.00%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) RSpec
5 1 (2.00%) MSTest
5 1 (2.00%) Moq
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.00%) JUnit
5 1 (2.00%) ProC
General
1 4 (8.00%) Banking
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 2 (4.00%) Dutch Language
3 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (46.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) WCF
4 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
6 7 (14.00%) WPF
7 6 (12.00%) jQuery
7 6 (12.00%) CSS
7 6 (12.00%) SOAP
7 6 (12.00%) RESTful
7 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (10.00%) REST
8 5 (10.00%) Entity Framework
8 5 (10.00%) HTML5
8 5 (10.00%) XML
8 5 (10.00%) ADO.NET
8 5 (10.00%) Middleware
9 4 (8.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Kindle
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.00%) DataPower
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (2.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (6.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) SOA
2 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.00%) MVC
4 12 (24.00%) TDD
5 8 (16.00%) UML
6 6 (12.00%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (12.00%) TOGAF
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
7 5 (10.00%) OO
7 5 (10.00%) CRM
7 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Performance Tuning
9 3 (6.00%) BDD
9 3 (6.00%) Software Architecture
9 3 (6.00%) Migration
10 2 (4.00%) Project Management
10 2 (4.00%) OOA/OOD
10 2 (4.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C#
2 13 (26.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.00%) SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Java
4 2 (4.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) VB
5 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.00%) MCPD
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
4 2 (4.00%) Splunk
5 1 (2.00%) Facebook
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) VMware
5 1 (2.00%) OpenLink
5 1 (2.00%) EMC
5 1 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (2.00%) Infragistics
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