The first table below looks at the demand for the C# Architect role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C# Architect
Rank 578 552 578
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs requiring a C# Architect 10 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.022% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.023% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 9
Average daily rate
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£588 £550 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.81% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £500 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £600 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate - £500 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50456 47310 53463
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.34% 92.54% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30591 27725 29826
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2124 2715
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.60
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

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

C# Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

C# Architect
Daily Rate Trend

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

C# Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

C# Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

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

C# Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

C# Architect
Top 19 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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 +17 10 £588 +2.17% 1
England -31 10 £588 +6.81% 2
East of England - - - - 1
Bedford - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Worcester - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

C# Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 18 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
4 7 (38.89%) MVC
4 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 6 (33.33%) Hedge funds
5 6 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 4 (22.22%) Scrum
8 3 (16.67%) WinForms
8 3 (16.67%) Banking
8 3 (16.67%) WPF
8 3 (16.67%) Migration
9 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
9 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
9 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (11.11%) Lotus
9 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
9 2 (11.11%) MCSD
9 2 (11.11%) Windows
9 2 (11.11%) IBM Notes
9 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 2 (11.11%) MS Access
9 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 2 (11.11%) Windows XP

C# Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (5.56%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.11%) MSTest
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Financial Institution
3 3 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) WinForms
3 3 (16.67%) WPF
4 2 (11.11%) XMPP
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
5 1 (5.56%) WCF
5 1 (5.56%) Castle Windsor
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Hedge funds
2 2 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
1 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) Multithreading
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 6 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (11.11%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) VBA
4 2 (11.11%) VB6
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) MCSD
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) Lotus
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.56%) DevExpress
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