The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Technical Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Technical Architect
Rank 601 562 -
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.006% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Average daily rate
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£381 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50489 47277 53592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.50% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30654 27660 29863
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £567
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2004 2139 2724
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

.NET Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

.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 28 July 2014.

.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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -7 3 £381 -15.27% 3
London - 3 £381 - 2
City of London - 1 £313 - 1
North West - - - -
East of England - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Bedford - - - -

.NET Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
4 5 (45.45%) MVC
5 4 (36.36%) WCF
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (36.36%) SQL
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) Sitecore
6 3 (27.27%) SOA
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) XML
6 3 (27.27%) CMS
7 2 (18.18%) XML Messaging
7 2 (18.18%) Finance
7 2 (18.18%) TDD
7 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Web Development
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Content Management
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) Back Office
7 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (18.18%) LINQ
7 2 (18.18%) REST
7 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (9.09%) SaaS

.NET Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (27.27%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) Couchbase
3 1 (9.09%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Back Office
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
4 3 (27.27%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) XML Messaging
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (18.18%) REST
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (9.09%) AppFabric
6 1 (9.09%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) WPF
6 1 (9.09%) WF
6 1 (9.09%) Ajax
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (9.09%) iPhone
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) MVC
2 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) UML
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) BDD
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Sitecore
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
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