Period
to 18 June 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Architect was £600 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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 Architect
England > South West
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 194 141 198
Rank change year-on-year -53 +57 +4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Architect 25 43 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.42% 0.86% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.91% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 21 2
South West median daily rate £600 £700 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% +15.79%
10th Percentile £537 £538 £478
90th Percentile £726 £750 £623
England median daily rate £575 £550 £513
% change year-on-year +4.55% +7.32% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,723 4,734 5,019
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.49% 95.12% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,628 2,836 3,158
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £220
90th Percentile £623 £550 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.81% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 359 275 281
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -25.97% +2.67%
10th Percentile £12.14 £11.80 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.05 £48.75 £50.00
England median hourly rate £19.50 £18.51 £18.98
% change year-on-year +5.33% -2.46% -5.10%

.NET Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET Architect in the South West

.NET Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Architect in the South West

.NET Architect
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Architect in the South West over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Architect in the South West

.NET Architect
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Architect within the South West region over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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
Wiltshire -53 20 £625 -10.71% 1
Devon - 1 £600 -
.NET Architect
England

.NET Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, .NET 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 South West region featuring .NET Architect in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) .NET Core
3 19 (76.00%) Microservices
4 17 (68.00%) Web Services
5 16 (64.00%) C#
5 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
5 16 (64.00%) REST
5 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (52.00%) Banking
7 11 (44.00%) Finance
8 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (40.00%) Scrum
8 10 (40.00%) SQL
8 10 (40.00%) Docker
8 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
8 10 (40.00%) Kubernetes
8 10 (40.00%) Redux
9 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 8 (32.00%) TDD
10 7 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
10 7 (28.00%) Domain-Driven Design
10 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
10 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (28.00%) BDD
10 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
11 6 (24.00%) iPad
12 5 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
13 4 (16.00%) Confluence
13 4 (16.00%) JIRA

.NET Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (16.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (52.00%) Banking
2 11 (44.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) .NET Core
3 17 (68.00%) Web Services
4 16 (64.00%) .NET Framework
4 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 16 (64.00%) REST
5 10 (40.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (24.00%) iPad
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) Microservices
2 10 (40.00%) Scrum
2 10 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 7 (28.00%) BDD
4 7 (28.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (28.00%) E-Commerce
4 7 (28.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (28.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (12.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) DevOps
6 3 (12.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (12.00%) Regulatory Compliance
7 2 (8.00%) Coaching
7 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (4.00%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 16 (64.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) SQL
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (40.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft