The median contractor rate for a .NET Technical Architect was £700 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 Technical Architect
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 407 437
Rank change year-on-year -16 +30  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 1 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.051% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.054% 0.023%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 4
Median daily rate £700 £563 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.44% +7.65%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £488 £550
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.36%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

.NET Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured .NET Technical Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Technical Architect in London

.NET Technical Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Technical Architect in London

.NET Technical 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 Technical Architect in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Technical Architect in London

.NET Technical Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
City of London -5 1 £700 +33.33%
.NET Technical Architect
England

.NET Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, .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 across the London region featuring .NET Technical Architect in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Microservices
3 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) BDD
4 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (50.00%) QA
4 3 (50.00%) OO
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) RavenDB
4 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
4 3 (50.00%) SOLID
4 3 (50.00%) Aurelia
4 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) Open Source
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Spring
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

.NET Technical 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (50.00%) RavenDB
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) Aurelia
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) React
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Microservices
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) CQRS
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA