The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Technical Architect
Rank 633 616 590
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -26
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 25 15 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.027% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.028% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 9 20
Average daily rate £500 £550 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £376
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £609
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £550 £463
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +18.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
53058 52916 51575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.92% 94.76% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 34561 32091 31451
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1534 2122 2107
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

.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 30 April 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 21 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 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 25 £500 -9.09% 12
Yorkshire +6 8 £475 -5.00% 2
London -3 7 £531 +0.71% 3
South East -18 6 £575 +4.54%
Milton Keynes - 6 £575 -
Buckinghamshire - 6 £575 -
West Yorkshire +1 4 £475 -5.00% 2
Leeds -4 4 £475 -13.63% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £475 -
York - 4 £475 -
West Midlands - 2 £488 -
City of London +42 1 - - 1
East of England +3 1 - - 2
Cheshire - 1 £425 -
Coventry - 1 £475 -
Warwickshire - 1 £500 -
North West - 1 £425 - 4
Luton - 1 - - 2
Warrington - 1 £425 -
Warwick - 1 £500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 2

.NET Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (55.56%) MVC
4 24 (53.33%) C#
5 17 (37.78%) SOA
6 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
7 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
7 12 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (22.22%) WCF
8 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
8 10 (22.22%) CMS
8 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
9 9 (20.00%) Use Case
9 9 (20.00%) Load Testing
9 9 (20.00%) REST
9 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
10 8 (17.78%) TDD
11 7 (15.56%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (15.56%) Sitecore
11 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
11 7 (15.56%) User Experience
11 7 (15.56%) SOLID
12 5 (11.11%) EPiServer
12 5 (11.11%) Migration

.NET Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 12 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 10 (22.22%) CMS
3 7 (15.56%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.22%) Confluence
6 1 (2.22%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) Office 365
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudTrail
4 1 (2.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (2.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) DNS
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.22%) Redis
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.22%) Artifactory
2 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.22%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) Maven
2 1 (2.22%) Moq
2 1 (2.22%) NUnit
2 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.22%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (22.22%) WCF
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (20.00%) REST
5 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (4.44%) SOAP
6 2 (4.44%) WF
6 2 (4.44%) WinForms
6 2 (4.44%) WPF
7 1 (2.22%) Ajax
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Camel
7 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
7 1 (2.22%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.22%) Java EE
7 1 (2.22%) Middleware
7 1 (2.22%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
3 7 (15.56%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) MVC
2 17 (37.78%) SOA
3 12 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
4 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (20.00%) Load Testing
5 9 (20.00%) Use Case
6 8 (17.78%) TDD
7 7 (15.56%) SOLID
8 5 (11.11%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) Microservices
10 3 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
10 3 (6.67%) Content Enrichment
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) Data Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) EAI
10 3 (6.67%) OO
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 24 (53.33%) C#
2 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VB
4 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Sitecore
3 5 (11.11%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.22%) Apigee
4 1 (2.22%) hybris
4 1 (2.22%) Mashery
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.22%) WSO2
4 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
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