The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had .NET Technical Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Technical Architect
UK
Rank 573 608 582
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 19 17 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.034% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.036% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 11
Median daily rate £600 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £500 £500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
42359 47277 48034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.78% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 27574 30020 30295
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1499 1732 1916
Median hourly rate £17.44 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.34% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +9.37%

.NET Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.NET Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Technical Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

.NET Technical Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Technical Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017.

.NET Technical Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

.NET Technical Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

.NET Technical Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Technical Architect
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 16 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 +20 19 £600 +20.00% 3
London +3 14 £550 +4.76% 1
South West - 2 £625 -
Bristol - 2 £625 -
Midlands - 2 £600 - 1
South East - 1 £700 -
Oxford - 1 £700 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £700 -

.NET Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, .NET Technical 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 Technical Architect in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (68.42%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
4 16 (42.11%) Microservices
5 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (36.84%) SQL
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
8 12 (31.58%) HTML
8 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
9 11 (28.95%) HTML5
10 10 (26.32%) WCF
10 10 (26.32%) CSS
10 10 (26.32%) Scrum
11 9 (23.68%) SOA
11 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
11 9 (23.68%) React
12 8 (21.05%) Degree
12 8 (21.05%) RESTful
12 8 (21.05%) UML
13 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
14 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
14 6 (15.79%) Apigee
14 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
14 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS

.NET Technical 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 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
2 2 (5.26%) CMS
2 2 (5.26%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (10.53%) SaaS
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
5 1 (2.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) AMQP
1 1 (2.63%) HTTP
1 1 (2.63%) LAN
1 1 (2.63%) MQTT
1 1 (2.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) NoSQL
4 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
4 4 (10.53%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) CouchDB
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.26%) HBase
5 2 (5.26%) OLTP
5 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (5.26%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (13.16%) Moq
3 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (31.58%) ASP.NET
2 12 (31.58%) HTML
3 11 (28.95%) HTML5
4 10 (26.32%) CSS
4 10 (26.32%) WCF
5 9 (23.68%) AngularJS
5 9 (23.68%) React
6 8 (21.05%) RESTful
7 7 (18.42%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.79%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
10 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.89%) JSON
10 3 (7.89%) REST
11 2 (5.26%) Ajax
11 2 (5.26%) Django
11 2 (5.26%) Middleware
11 2 (5.26%) NHibernate
11 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
2 6 (15.79%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 2 (5.26%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Android
2 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) Microservices
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Scrum
4 9 (23.68%) SOA
5 8 (21.05%) UML
6 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) Migration
7 6 (15.79%) MVC
8 5 (13.16%) Benchmarking
8 5 (13.16%) OO
8 5 (13.16%) Open Source
8 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (13.16%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (13.16%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) TDD
9 4 (10.53%) Waterfall
10 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.89%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (15.79%) T-SQL
4 6 (15.79%) TypeScript
5 3 (7.89%) Java
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
6 2 (5.26%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) Scala
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Apigee
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) IBM
4 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) Google
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