The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior .NET Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior .NET Architect
UK
Rank 593 615 595
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Senior .NET Architect 7 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.006% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.006% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £600 £468 £544
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.34% -14.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £402 £450
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £534 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £513 - £638
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
42483 48201 47260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.78% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 27643 30615 29774
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 £585 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1508 1765 1883
Median hourly rate £17.77 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.54% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.43 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.40% +9.37%

Senior .NET Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior .NET Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior .NET Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior .NET Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Senior .NET Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior .NET Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior .NET Architect
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior .NET Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 18 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 +28 7 £600 +28.34%
London +10 5 £625 +33.68%
Birmingham - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
North West - 1 £513 -
Manchester - 1 £513 -

Senior .NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Senior .NET 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 Senior .NET Architect in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 2 (25.00%) Docker
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Senior .NET 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 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (12.50%) PaaS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (12.50%) Banking
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Aurelia
2 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Durandal
2 1 (12.50%) EJS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) Jinja
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (12.50%) LESS
2 1 (12.50%) Pug
2 1 (12.50%) React
2 1 (12.50%) Sass
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Database Optimisation
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
3 1 (12.50%) TypeScript
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft