The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Solutions Architect
UK
Rank 562 607 590
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -17
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 19 11 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.022% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.023% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 18
Median daily rate £550 £600 £571
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £475 £464
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £728 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £534 £575
% change year-on-year
-20.37% -7.17%
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 across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41742 48106 48047
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 27155 30643 30207
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1758 1889
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.88 £10.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

.NET Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured .NET Solutions Architect in the job title.

.NET Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK.

.NET Solutions Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 January 2017.

.NET Solutions Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect within the UK.

.NET Solutions Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Solutions Architect
Top 10 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +45 19 £550 -8.33% 4
London +14 12 £575 -11.53% 2
East Midlands +9 3 £363 -
East of England +2 3 £550 -10.20% 1
Northampton - 3 £363 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £363 -
Essex - 2 £550 -
Hertfordshire +1 1 £475 -29.62%
City of London - 1 - - 2
South East - 1 - -

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 featuring .NET Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 29 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 16 (55.17%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
4 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (37.93%) SOAP
6 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 8 (27.59%) Finance
7 8 (27.59%) Web Services
8 7 (24.14%) SAP
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
8 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (24.14%) REST
9 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) XML
9 6 (20.69%) TDD
9 6 (20.69%) Scrum
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (17.24%) JSON
10 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (13.79%) WCF
11 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
11 4 (13.79%) Service Design
11 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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%) CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Drupal
1 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.45%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
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 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.45%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 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 7 (24.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) JIRA
2 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
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 11 (37.93%) SOAP
3 8 (27.59%) Web Services
4 7 (24.14%) REST
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Framework
5 6 (20.69%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET
6 5 (17.24%) JSON
7 4 (13.79%) CSS
7 4 (13.79%) WCF
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) Middleware
9 2 (6.90%) MSMQ
10 1 (3.45%) COM
10 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
10 1 (3.45%) J2EE
10 1 (3.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) DataPower
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Reinsurance
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) 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 Mapping
6 2 (6.90%) Data Modelling
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%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 4 (13.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (10.34%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) C++
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) 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%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
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