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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Solutions Architect
UK / England
Rank 557 580 562
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 20 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.024% 0.048%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.025% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 9 14
Median daily rate £550 £550 £581
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £489 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £710 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £550 £613
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -10.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
39259 43355 43155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.94% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 25755 27927 27633
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1348 1585 1746
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

.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 17 January 2017.

.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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +16 12 £575 -11.53% 1
East of England +6 4 £513 -6.81%
East Midlands - 3 £363 -
South East - 1 - -
.NET Solutions Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, .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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) C#
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) SOAP
5 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) REST
7 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
8 7 (24.14%) SAP
8 7 (24.14%) XML
8 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
9 6 (20.69%) JSON
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (17.24%) CSS
10 5 (17.24%) WCF
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (13.79%) Service Design
11 4 (13.79%) 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 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.45%) IIS
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP HCM
2 1 (3.45%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (3.45%) ReMetrica
2 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
4 2 (6.90%) SAP HANA
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.45%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.45%) DB2
5 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.45%) MySQL
5 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 8 (27.59%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (41.38%) SOAP
3 8 (27.59%) REST
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 7 (24.14%) .NET Framework
4 7 (24.14%) XML
5 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
5 6 (20.69%) JSON
6 5 (17.24%) CSS
6 5 (17.24%) WCF
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
8 2 (6.90%) Middleware
8 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
9 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
9 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (3.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) MVC
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (13.79%) Service Design
5 3 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) Data Management
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.90%) Document Management
6 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) Microservices
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Commerce
6 2 (6.90%) OO
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
6 2 (6.90%) SDLC
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) C++
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 7 (24.14%) SAP
3 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 2 (6.90%) EMC
5 1 (3.45%) EPiServer
5 1 (3.45%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) Siebel
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO