The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Architect
Rank 399 400 404
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 16 32 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.13% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.14% 0.081%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 28 19
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£400 £550 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £475 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £650 £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22549 23350 24613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.05% 93.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15536 16044 16216
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 436 442 614
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.55 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

.NET Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

.NET Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 16 September 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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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
City of London +16 3 £313 -43.18%
Ealing - - - -
Romford - - - -
.NET Architect
England

.NET Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (75.86%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
4 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
4 14 (48.28%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
7 8 (27.59%) SQL
7 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
8 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
9 6 (20.69%) WCF
10 5 (17.24%) Banking
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
11 4 (13.79%) SOA
11 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 4 (13.79%) XML
11 4 (13.79%) MCSD
11 4 (13.79%) Windows
11 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (13.79%) Unity DI Container
11 4 (13.79%) Sitecore
11 4 (13.79%) MSTest
11 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
12 3 (10.34%) LINQ
12 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (10.34%) Web Development

.NET Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (13.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.34%) IBM Notes
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
4 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
1 1 (3.45%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) MS Access
2 2 (6.90%) DTS
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Visual Studio
2 4 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) MSTest
3 2 (6.90%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.45%) SpecFlow
4 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 3 (10.34%) Back Office
3 2 (6.90%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 8 (27.59%) .NET Framework
4 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (20.69%) WCF
6 4 (13.79%) Web Services
6 4 (13.79%) XML
6 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (13.79%) Unity DI Container
7 3 (10.34%) HTML
7 3 (10.34%) XML Messaging
7 3 (10.34%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) LINQ
8 2 (6.90%) XMPP
8 2 (6.90%) WF
9 1 (3.45%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.45%) NHibernate
9 1 (3.45%) jQuery
9 1 (3.45%) HTML5
9 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
1 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
1 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
2 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) MVC
2 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (20.69%) Scrum
4 4 (13.79%) SOA
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (10.34%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Test Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.90%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.90%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 2 (6.90%) Migration
7 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
7 1 (3.45%) MVVM
7 1 (3.45%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 7 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
4 2 (6.90%) VBA
5 1 (3.45%) XAML
5 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSD
3 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 1 (3.45%) MCSE
4 1 (3.45%) MCPD
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Sitecore
3 3 (10.34%) Lotus
4 2 (6.90%) IBM
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO