The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had C# Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Architect
UK / England
Rank 541 591 556
Rank change year-on-year
+50 -35
Contract jobs requiring a C# Architect 19 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.042% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.044% 0.078%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 25
Median daily rate £488 £606 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.58% +27.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £475 £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £800 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £533 £600 £425
% change year-on-year
-11.25% +41.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
38923 45199 45004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 95.07% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25520 29485 28268
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.48% +5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1389 1530 1806
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

C# Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured C# Architect in the job title.

C# Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

C# Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# Architect across the England region.

C# Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

C# Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

C# Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

C# Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# Architect across the England region.

C# Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

C# Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 19 February 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
London +10 8 £475 -24.00% 3
Midlands - 5 £600 -
West Midlands - 3 £533 -
North East - 2 £375 -
East of England +7 1 £475 -21.64% 1
C# Architect
UK

C# Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, C# 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 England region featuring C# Architect in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 47 (82.46%) .NET
3 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 23 (40.35%) TDD
6 19 (33.33%) Scrum
7 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
8 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
10 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
11 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (21.05%) MVC
11 12 (21.05%) Web Services
11 12 (21.05%) CSS
12 11 (19.30%) HTML
12 11 (19.30%) BDD
13 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
13 10 (17.54%) REST
13 10 (17.54%) SQL
13 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
13 10 (17.54%) Finance
14 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
14 9 (15.79%) JSON
14 9 (15.79%) MongoDB
14 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
15 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
15 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
16 7 (12.28%) QA
16 7 (12.28%) WCF

C# Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 5 (8.77%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.02%) CMS
3 3 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.75%) EPiServer
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.75%) ReMetrica
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (10.53%) PaaS
4 3 (5.26%) Data Lake Analytics
4 3 (5.26%) IaaS
5 1 (1.75%) Boomi
5 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.54%) NoSQL
3 9 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 5 (8.77%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.02%) RavenDB
5 4 (7.02%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (5.26%) Data Lake
6 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 3 (5.26%) Power BI
6 3 (5.26%) QlikView
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.26%) TeamCity
5 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.75%) FxCop
6 1 (1.75%) JIRA
6 1 (1.75%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.75%) Selenium
6 1 (1.75%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 10 (17.54%) Finance
2 4 (7.02%) Banking
3 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.51%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Front Office
4 1 (1.75%) Games
4 1 (1.75%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.75%) Marketing
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (82.46%) .NET
2 14 (24.56%) AngularJS
3 12 (21.05%) CSS
3 12 (21.05%) Web Services
4 11 (19.30%) HTML
5 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET
5 10 (17.54%) REST
6 9 (15.79%) JSON
7 8 (14.04%) .NET Framework
8 7 (12.28%) jQuery
8 7 (12.28%) WCF
9 6 (10.53%) Ajax
10 5 (8.77%) Aurelia
10 5 (8.77%) CSS3
10 5 (8.77%) Django
10 5 (8.77%) HTML5
10 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (8.77%) Play Framework
10 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (8.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) User Experience
2 4 (7.02%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Blog
5 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Fintech
5 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.75%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) Android
1 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
1 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (64.91%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (40.35%) TDD
3 19 (33.33%) Scrum
4 12 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (21.05%) MVC
5 11 (19.30%) BDD
6 9 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.04%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (12.28%) Microservices
9 6 (10.53%) Analytics
9 6 (10.53%) OO
9 6 (10.53%) SOA
10 5 (8.77%) Kanban
10 5 (8.77%) SOLID
10 5 (8.77%) Web Application Development
11 4 (7.02%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.02%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 4 (7.02%) Open Source
11 4 (7.02%) SDLC
11 4 (7.02%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (26.32%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.54%) SQL
4 6 (10.53%) Ruby
5 5 (8.77%) Scala
5 5 (8.77%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.77%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) C++
7 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) C
8 1 (1.75%) COBOL
8 1 (1.75%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) SAP
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle
4 3 (5.26%) Sitecore
4 3 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (1.75%) Apigee
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Infor
5 1 (1.75%) Perforce
5 1 (1.75%) Splunk
5 1 (1.75%) Xamarin