The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had .NET Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Solutions Architect
Rank 590 593 572
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -21
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 24 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.044% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.046% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 20
Median daily rate £525 £518 £519
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £430 £449
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £850 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 £438 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
.NET Solutions 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
43899 47527 48849
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.94% 93.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 28945 30730 31404
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1518 1872 2042
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

.NET Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

.NET Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

.NET Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

.NET Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

.NET Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

.NET Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

.NET Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

.NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +8 19 £525 -19.23% 1
East of England +6 4 £513 -6.81%
South East +13 1 - -
.NET Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (45.71%) C#
3 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (37.14%) SOAP
5 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 10 (28.57%) Finance
6 9 (25.71%) MVC
6 9 (25.71%) SQL
6 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
7 8 (22.86%) SAP
7 8 (22.86%) Web Services
7 8 (22.86%) REST
8 7 (20.00%) XML
8 7 (20.00%) CSS
8 7 (20.00%) Scrum
8 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
8 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (17.14%) JSON
9 6 (17.14%) TDD
9 6 (17.14%) SOA
9 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
9 6 (17.14%) Oracle
9 6 (17.14%) SDLC
9 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
10 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database

.NET Solutions 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.71%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP HCM
2 2 (5.71%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (5.71%) SAP HR
3 1 (2.86%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.86%) Boomi
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.71%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.71%) DB2
4 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
4 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.71%) SAP BW
4 2 (5.71%) SAP HANA
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.86%) Big Data
5 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.86%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.71%) Ant
2 2 (5.71%) Maven
2 2 (5.71%) Moq
2 2 (5.71%) NuGet
2 2 (5.71%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (37.14%) SOAP
3 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.86%) REST
4 8 (22.86%) Web Services
5 7 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (20.00%) CSS
5 7 (20.00%) XML
6 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
6 6 (17.14%) JSON
7 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (14.29%) HTML
8 4 (11.43%) WCF
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (8.57%) Entity Framework
9 3 (8.57%) IBM Integration Bus
9 3 (8.57%) Middleware
9 3 (8.57%) RESTful
10 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
10 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) DataPower
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.86%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.86%) Reinsurance
2 1 (2.86%) User Experience
2 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (25.71%) MVC
3 7 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) SOA
4 6 (17.14%) TDD
5 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
5 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (11.43%) Service Design
5 4 (11.43%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (8.57%) CRM
6 3 (8.57%) Dependency Injection
6 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 3 (8.57%) EAI
6 3 (8.57%) Load Balancing
6 3 (8.57%) Microservices
6 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) UML
6 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) C#
2 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 9 (25.71%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) VB.NET
5 4 (11.43%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
6 2 (5.71%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.86%) C++
7 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) IBM
5 2 (5.71%) EMC
5 2 (5.71%) Siebel
5 2 (5.71%) Teradata
5 2 (5.71%) TIBCO
6 1 (2.86%) EPiServer