Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Solutions Architect was £650 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Solutions Architect
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 624 567 591
Rank change year-on-year -57 +24 -9
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Solutions Architect 1 21 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.002% 0.050% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.053% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 8
London median daily rate £650 £525 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -19.23% +13.04%
10th Percentile £625 £425 £506
90th Percentile £675 £630 £875
England median daily rate £525 £496 £518
% change year-on-year +5.79% -4.11% +8.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 43,998 39,614 41,671
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 94.95% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 32,007 28,253 29,357
London median daily rate £500 £465 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.53% +3.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £275
90th Percentile £669 £640 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 572 557 638
London median hourly rate £19.57 £20.67 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.32% +8.79% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.67 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.29 £18.25
% change year-on-year +1.15% +0.22% +10.61%

.NET Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured .NET Solutions Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Solutions Architect in London

.NET Solutions Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Solutions Architect in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Solutions Architect in London

.NET Solutions Architect
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Solutions Architect in London

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 8 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, .NET Solutions 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 across the London region featuring .NET Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices

.NET Solutions Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript