The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had .NET Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Architect
Rank 136 136 134
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 6 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.098% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.10% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Median daily rate £475 £425 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £405 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £525 £475
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 South West 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
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2794 2931 3050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 96.05% 95.97% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1789 1794 1869
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 168 192
Median hourly rate £36.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.49 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

.NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

.NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

.NET Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South West

.NET Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

.NET Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

.NET Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
Wiltshire +5 3 £500 +17.64% 1
Dorset -7 2 £390 -2.50%
Somerset - 1 £475 -
.NET Architect
England

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, .NET 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 South West region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
4 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (9.09%) IFS
6 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) COM
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 1 (9.09%) Windows

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 1 (9.09%) COM
4 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (9.09%) ArchiMate
1 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL
1 1 (9.09%) MVC
1 1 (9.09%) OO
1 1 (9.09%) OOD
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
1 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
1 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) IFS