Period
to 19 July 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Technical Architect was £541 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 19 July 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 Technical Architect
England > London
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 599 607
Rank change year-on-year -24 +8 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 17 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.019% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.020% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 17
London median daily rate £541 £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.73% +18.18% +2.80%
10th Percentile £503 £463 £494
90th Percentile £644 £695 £675
England median daily rate £545 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +1.40% -2.27% -
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 43,773 39,803 43,304
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 95.06% 95.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 31,706 28,330 31,173
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £440 £425
% change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 650 516 508
London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +11.84% -4.40%
10th Percentile £13.13 £12.50 £10.71
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £47.15
England median hourly rate £18.70 £18.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.08% -2.63% +8.57%

.NET Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Technical Architect in London over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -32 5 £575 -17.86% 2
.NET Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, .NET Technical Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region featuring .NET Technical Architect in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
5 7 (41.18%) WCF
5 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) API Design
5 7 (41.18%) Swagger
6 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
6 4 (23.53%) Microservices
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) BDD
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) SOLID
8 2 (11.76%) Docker
8 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Presales
8 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (11.76%) SQL
8 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
8 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js

.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 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
2 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (52.94%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (5.88%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.88%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) Swagger
2 7 (41.18%) WCF
3 3 (17.65%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML
4 2 (11.76%) Node.js
4 2 (11.76%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) TDD
2 8 (47.06%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) API Design
3 7 (41.18%) Domain-Driven Design
3 7 (41.18%) Software Architecture
4 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (23.53%) Microservices
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) SOLID
5 3 (17.65%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (11.76%) Mobile Development
6 2 (11.76%) Presales
7 1 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.88%) CRM
7 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (5.88%) Functional Programming
7 1 (5.88%) Service Management
7 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft