The table below looks at the statistics for the C# Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Architect
Rank 598 582 566
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs requiring a C# Architect 24 36 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.070% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.074% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 16
Average daily rate £500 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £800 £588 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £425 £500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
C# Architect
UK

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
48700 48807 46973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.04% 94.77% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 32117 30128 29195
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1383 1957 1952
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

C# Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 1 May 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing C# Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yorkshire +9 9 £475 -13.63%
London -24 8 £688 +25.00% 4
South East -20 3 £525 +23.52% 1
East of England +4 2 £600 +12.94% 1
South West +7 1 £475 +11.76%
East Midlands +6 1 - - 1
C# Architect
UK

C# Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Architect in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 36 (83.72%) .NET
3 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
4 14 (32.56%) MVC
5 13 (30.23%) SQL
6 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
7 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
8 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (23.26%) SOA
8 10 (23.26%) OO
9 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
10 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
10 8 (18.60%) REST
10 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.28%) TDD
11 7 (16.28%) Sitecore CMS
11 7 (16.28%) Sitecore
11 7 (16.28%) CMS
11 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
11 7 (16.28%) Front Office
11 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (16.28%) Apache Cassandra
12 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
13 5 (11.63%) SOAP
13 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
13 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
14 4 (9.30%) SOLID
14 4 (9.30%) C++

C# Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited C# Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with C# Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.28%) CMS
1 7 (16.28%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) JBoss
2 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (27.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
3 7 (16.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.33%) Big Data
4 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.33%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.33%) AppScan
2 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.33%) Moq
2 1 (2.33%) NUnit
2 1 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (2.33%) Selenium
2 1 (2.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (16.28%) Front Office
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) .NET
2 8 (18.60%) REST
3 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (11.63%) SOAP
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
5 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
5 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.65%) XML
6 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.33%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.33%) Ajax
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.33%) COM
6 1 (2.33%) CSS
6 1 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (2.33%) jQuery
6 1 (2.33%) Middleware
6 1 (2.33%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (2.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Android
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) MVC
2 11 (25.58%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) OO
3 10 (23.26%) SOA
4 9 (20.93%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (16.28%) TDD
6 6 (13.95%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.30%) SOLID
8 3 (6.98%) Microservices
8 3 (6.98%) SDLC
9 2 (4.65%) High Availability
9 2 (4.65%) Information Security
9 2 (4.65%) Low Latency
10 1 (2.33%) Analytics
10 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 1 (2.33%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.33%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
4 4 (9.30%) C++
5 3 (6.98%) Python
6 2 (4.65%) C
6 2 (4.65%) Java
6 2 (4.65%) Perl
7 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.33%) PHP
7 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) CEH
1 1 (2.33%) CISA
1 1 (2.33%) CISM
1 1 (2.33%) CISSP
1 1 (2.33%) CRISC
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) GIAC
1 1 (2.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.33%) Nessus
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
2 7 (16.28%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.33%) Apigee
3 1 (2.33%) hybris
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Mashery
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) Splunk
3 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (2.33%) Veracode
3 1 (2.33%) Xamarin