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 22 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Architect
Rank 570 539 559
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +20
Contract jobs requiring a C# Architect 13 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.037% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.040% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 12
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£625 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 £400
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
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 22 August 2014. 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
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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
London +13 13 £625 +13.63% 2
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
C# Architect
UK

C# Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Financial Institution
4 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 9 (47.37%) Hedge funds
4 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (26.32%) .NET
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) MVC
6 3 (15.79%) Banking
6 3 (15.79%) WinForms
6 3 (15.79%) Migration
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
6 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (15.79%) MCSD
6 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
6 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
6 3 (15.79%) MSTest
6 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
6 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
6 3 (15.79%) WPF
6 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (10.53%) XMPP
7 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (10.53%) VB

C# Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 2 (10.53%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
1 3 (15.79%) MSTest
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (15.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 3 (15.79%) WinForms
2 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (15.79%) Unity DI Container
2 3 (15.79%) WPF
2 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (10.53%) XMPP
3 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET
4 1 (5.26%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (5.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Hedge funds
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
1 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Technical Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) MVC
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 2 (10.53%) Multithreading
5 1 (5.26%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 9 (47.37%) T-SQL
4 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.53%) VB
5 2 (10.53%) VBA
5 2 (10.53%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) MCSD
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Lotus
3 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.26%) DevExpress