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 5 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Technical Architect
Rank 608 617 629
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +12
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 19 20 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.037% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.039% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 17
Median daily rate £588 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £578 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 £500 £475
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
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 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

.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 5 December 2016.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
England +4 19 £588 +17.50% 1
London +7 15 £550 +10.00%
Midlands - 2 £600 -
West Midlands -23 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £700 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £700 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
South East - 1 £700 -

.NET Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, .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 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 19 (44.19%) Microservices
6 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
8 13 (30.23%) SQL
8 13 (30.23%) SOA
8 13 (30.23%) React
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
10 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
10 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (25.58%) HTML5
11 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (23.26%) WCF
11 10 (23.26%) CSS
11 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
12 9 (20.93%) UML
12 9 (20.93%) Scrum
12 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
12 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (20.93%) RESTful
12 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (20.93%) Data Structures
12 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
12 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
12 9 (20.93%) Apigee

.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 6 (13.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (6.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Apache Pig
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Eloqua
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (11.63%) SaaS
4 2 (4.65%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (4.65%) IaaS
4 2 (4.65%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (4.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) AMQP
1 2 (4.65%) MQTT
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
2 1 (2.33%) LAN
2 1 (2.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (48.84%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.98%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (4.65%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.65%) Big Data
4 2 (4.65%) CouchDB
4 2 (4.65%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.65%) HBase
4 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.65%) MySQL
4 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.65%) OLTP
4 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Visual Studio
3 5 (11.63%) Moq
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Framework
3 13 (30.23%) React
4 12 (27.91%) HTML
5 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET
5 11 (25.58%) HTML5
6 10 (23.26%) CSS
6 10 (23.26%) WCF
7 9 (20.93%) AngularJS
7 9 (20.93%) RESTful
8 7 (16.28%) Web Services
9 4 (9.30%) CSS3
10 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (6.98%) Backbone.js
10 3 (6.98%) COM
10 3 (6.98%) JSON
10 3 (6.98%) Middleware
10 3 (6.98%) REST
10 3 (6.98%) Visualforce
11 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Algorithms
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
1 9 (20.93%) Data Structures
2 6 (13.95%) Inversion of Control
2 6 (13.95%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.63%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Derivative
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Android
2 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Microservices
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (30.23%) SOA
4 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
6 9 (20.93%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (20.93%) Scrum
6 9 (20.93%) UML
7 6 (13.95%) MVC
8 5 (11.63%) Benchmarking
8 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (11.63%) Open Source
8 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (11.63%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (9.30%) Automated Testing
9 4 (9.30%) Migration
9 4 (9.30%) SDLC
9 4 (9.30%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.98%) OO
10 3 (6.98%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) T-SQL
5 5 (11.63%) TypeScript
6 4 (9.30%) Java
7 3 (6.98%) Apex Code
8 2 (4.65%) Ruby
8 2 (4.65%) Scala
9 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) Apigee
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle
4 5 (11.63%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (6.98%) Adobe
5 3 (6.98%) Hyperion
6 2 (4.65%) Google
6 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 2 (4.65%) Xamarin