The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Technical Architect
Rank 404 407 400
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.019% 0.038% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.040% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 6
Average daily rate £525 £525 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +26.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £550
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
.NET Technical 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

.NET Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

.NET Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

.NET Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

.NET Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in London

.NET Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
4 3 (37.50%) REST
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (37.50%) SOLID
5 2 (25.00%) WinForms
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) NUnit
5 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 2 (25.00%) WF
5 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
5 2 (25.00%) SOA
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 2 (25.00%) Moq
5 2 (25.00%) Puppet

.NET Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited .NET Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js
3 1 (12.50%) NServiceBus
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) IaaS
2 1 (12.50%) OpenShift
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) MarkLogic
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) RavenDB
3 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) Moq
1 2 (25.00%) NUnit
1 2 (25.00%) SpecFlow
2 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
2 1 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) WF
4 2 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) HTML5
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (12.50%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (12.50%) OpenID
5 1 (12.50%) OpenRasta
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) SOLID
3 2 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) QA Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
2 2 (25.00%) EPiServer
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Xamarin