The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 543 496 521
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +25
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 23 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.075% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.048% 0.081% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 26 22
Average daily rate £463 £470 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.59% +4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £338 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £650 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £458 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.09% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
.NET Architect
UK

.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 16 April 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
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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -37 10 £450 -21.77% 5
South East -10 6 £475 +25.00% 1
West Midlands -6 2 £463 +54.16% 1
South West - 2 £500 -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
Yorkshire -20 1 - - 1
East of England -40 1 - - 2
North West - - - - 1
.NET Architect
UK

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (62.79%) C#
3 23 (53.49%) MVC
4 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
5 15 (34.88%) SQL
6 13 (30.23%) SOA
6 13 (30.23%) TDD
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
8 10 (23.26%) CMS
8 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (20.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 9 (20.93%) Sitecore
10 8 (18.60%) Finance
10 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
10 8 (18.60%) XML
10 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.28%) Windows
11 7 (16.28%) WCF
11 7 (16.28%) EPiServer
12 6 (13.95%) UML
12 6 (13.95%) Web Services
13 5 (11.63%) Scrum
13 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
13 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (11.63%) Umbraco
13 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
14 4 (9.30%) XSLT

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 10 (23.26%) CMS
2 9 (20.93%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.63%) Umbraco
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.33%) IIS
5 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Softphone
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.65%) MS Access
4 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (18.60%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Back Office
2 3 (6.98%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET
3 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (18.60%) XML
5 7 (16.28%) WCF
6 6 (13.95%) Web Services
7 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
8 4 (9.30%) XSLT
9 3 (6.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (6.98%) HTML
9 3 (6.98%) XML Messaging
9 3 (6.98%) WF
10 2 (4.65%) LINQ
10 2 (4.65%) jQuery
10 2 (4.65%) Ajax
10 2 (4.65%) XMPP
10 2 (4.65%) HTML5
10 2 (4.65%) CSS
10 2 (4.65%) XSD
10 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) iPhone
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 7
2 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) MVC
2 13 (30.23%) SOA
2 13 (30.23%) TDD
3 6 (13.95%) UML
4 5 (11.63%) Scrum
4 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
4 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.98%) OOP
5 3 (6.98%) OO
5 3 (6.98%) Workflow
6 2 (4.65%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Content Management
6 2 (4.65%) BDD
6 2 (4.65%) OOD
6 2 (4.65%) Migration
6 2 (4.65%) OOA/OOD
7 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (62.79%) C#
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.98%) Java
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) VBA
6 1 (2.33%) F#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Sitecore
3 7 (16.28%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.98%) TIBCO
5 2 (4.65%) Lotus
5 2 (4.65%) CODA
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
6 1 (2.33%) IBM
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