The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Solutions Architect
Rank 584 558 540
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 7 24 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.052% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.055% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 18
Average daily rate £550 £538 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £443
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £575 £500
% change year-on-year
-34.78% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 4 £588 +17.50% 1
South West -1 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - -
.NET Solutions Architect
UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
3 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
4 10 (35.71%) C#
5 8 (28.57%) SQL
5 8 (28.57%) SOA
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 7 (25.00%) Java
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) MVC
8 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
9 4 (14.29%) Oracle
9 4 (14.29%) Finance
9 4 (14.29%) Scrum
9 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
10 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
10 3 (10.71%) Project Management
10 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
10 3 (10.71%) Web Services
10 3 (10.71%) PMP

.NET Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited .NET Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (10.71%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.71%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Node.js
2 1 (3.57%) NServiceBus
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (10.71%) Big Data
4 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) RavenDB
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
1 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (3.57%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.57%) Moq
1 1 (3.57%) NUnit
1 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
1 1 (3.57%) Subversion
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.71%) WCF
3 3 (10.71%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (3.57%) CSS
4 1 (3.57%) CSS3
4 1 (3.57%) Express
4 1 (3.57%) HTML
4 1 (3.57%) HTML5
4 1 (3.57%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (3.57%) jQuery
4 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (3.57%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (3.57%) Middleware
4 1 (3.57%) NancyFx
4 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 8 (28.57%) SOA
3 5 (17.86%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
4 4 (14.29%) Scrum
4 4 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (10.71%) BDD
5 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
5 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.71%) Kanban
5 3 (10.71%) MVVM
5 3 (10.71%) Pair Programming
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) RUP
5 3 (10.71%) Target Operating Model
5 3 (10.71%) WFM
6 2 (7.14%) CRM
6 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) C#
2 8 (28.57%) SQL
3 7 (25.00%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (10.71%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) MBA
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) webMethods
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