Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a .NET Technical Architect was £520 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 Technical Architect
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 608 558 592
Rank change year-on-year -50 +34 -11
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Technical Architect 17 30 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.037% 0.072% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.039% 0.076% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 5
London median daily rate £520 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.45% +4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £380 £425 £473
90th Percentile £575 £650 £653
England median daily rate £520 £563 £500
% change year-on-year -7.56% +12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £60.00 -
England median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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 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 16 January 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 16 January 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 - 4 £535 - 2
West London -20 1 £413 -31.25%
.NET Technical Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, .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 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (82.35%) C#
4 11 (64.71%) Technical Architecture
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (52.94%) Scrum
7 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
7 8 (47.06%) SQL
8 7 (41.18%) SOA
9 6 (35.29%) CMS
9 6 (35.29%) CRM
9 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (35.29%) SDLC
10 5 (29.41%) BDD
10 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
10 5 (29.41%) TDD
10 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
10 5 (29.41%) REST
11 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
11 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
12 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (17.65%) User Experience
12 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
12 3 (17.65%) Finance
12 3 (17.65%) Marketing
12 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
12 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
12 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (17.65%) Sitecore

.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 6 (35.29%) CMS
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Serverless
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (11.76%) Cosmos DB
2 2 (11.76%) Data Lake
2 2 (11.76%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
1 3 (17.65%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (29.41%) REST
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Core
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 2 (11.76%) Fintech
2 2 (11.76%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) SOA
5 6 (35.29%) CRM
5 6 (35.29%) SDLC
6 5 (29.41%) BDD
6 5 (29.41%) Software Engineering
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
7 4 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (17.65%) Manual Testing
9 2 (11.76%) MVC
9 2 (11.76%) Project Management
9 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
10 1 (5.88%) Business Development
10 1 (5.88%) Kanban
10 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) C#
2 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 8 (47.06%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Sitecore