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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 556 541 481
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -60
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 33 18 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.065% 0.038% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.041% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 33
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £368 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £675
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £525
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
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
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

.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 19 December 2014.

.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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

.NET Architect Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 +27 23 £435 -20.90% 10
South East -21 3 £450 -10.00%
Yorkshire - 2 £350 - 2
East of England -18 1 £550 +10.00%
West Midlands - 1 £520 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
.NET Architect
UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 35 (62.50%) C#
3 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
4 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
4 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 20 (35.71%) .NET Framework
7 18 (32.14%) WCF
8 17 (30.36%) SQL
9 16 (28.57%) Visual Studio
10 13 (23.21%) MVC
11 12 (21.43%) Web Services
11 12 (21.43%) TDD
11 12 (21.43%) Scrum
12 11 (19.64%) SOA
13 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
14 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
14 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
16 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (12.50%) CRM
16 7 (12.50%) OO
16 7 (12.50%) Finance
16 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
17 6 (10.71%) HTML
17 6 (10.71%) CSS
18 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
18 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
18 5 (8.93%) XML

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 9 (16.07%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) NServiceBus
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.79%) Endur
3 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) FTP
1 1 (1.79%) VPN
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.36%) DTS
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) MS Access
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 9 (16.07%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (7.14%) MSTest
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.57%) ReSharper
4 2 (3.57%) ProC
5 1 (1.79%) JMeter
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) FitNesse
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.79%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.79%) NuGet
5 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 20 (35.71%) .NET Framework
4 18 (32.14%) WCF
5 12 (21.43%) Web Services
6 8 (14.29%) Unity DI Container
7 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (10.71%) HTML
8 6 (10.71%) CSS
9 5 (8.93%) XML
9 5 (8.93%) WPF
9 5 (8.93%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (7.14%) HTML5
10 4 (7.14%) REST
10 4 (7.14%) jQuery
11 3 (5.36%) LINQ
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (5.36%) CSS3
11 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 2 (3.57%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Derivative
3 2 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.79%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.79%) Clustering
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Windows
2 2 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (23.21%) MVC
3 12 (21.43%) TDD
3 12 (21.43%) Scrum
4 11 (19.64%) SOA
5 7 (12.50%) CRM
5 7 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) BDD
7 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.36%) OOD
7 3 (5.36%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.36%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.57%) Data Transformation
8 2 (3.57%) Memory Management
8 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (3.57%) Migration
8 2 (3.57%) Release Management
8 2 (3.57%) Refactoring
8 2 (3.57%) OOP
9 1 (1.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (62.50%) C#
2 17 (30.36%) SQL
3 9 (16.07%) JavaScript
4 5 (8.93%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.79%) VBScript
6 1 (1.79%) VBA
6 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.14%) MCSD
3 1 (1.79%) MCP
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (46.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.36%) IBM
2 3 (5.36%) VMware
3 2 (3.57%) Infragistics
4 1 (1.79%) OpenLink
4 1 (1.79%) EMC
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle
4 1 (1.79%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.79%) Telerik
4 1 (1.79%) Splunk
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