The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had C# Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C# Architect
Rank 636 628 606
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Contract jobs requiring a C# Architect 21 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.058% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.061% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 27 21
Median daily rate £500 £475 £775
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -38.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £625 £450 £450
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £40.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

C# Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

C# Architect Daily Rate Histogram 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 14 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
England +21 21 £500 - 10
London -3 16 £500 -20.00% 3
City of London +6 2 £525 -19.23% 2
Cheltenham - 2 - -
Gloucestershire - 2 - -
South West - 2 - -
South East +15 1 - -
West Midlands -22 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £625 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £625 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £625 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -

C# Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, 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 featuring C# Architect in the job title.

1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 45 (91.84%) .NET
3 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
5 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
6 16 (32.65%) SOA
7 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
8 14 (28.57%) MVC
9 12 (24.49%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (22.45%) TDD
10 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
11 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
12 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (18.37%) Microservices
12 9 (18.37%) React
13 8 (16.33%) Apigee
13 8 (16.33%) REST
13 8 (16.33%) UML
13 8 (16.33%) Oracle
14 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
14 7 (14.29%) HTML
14 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
14 7 (14.29%) CSS
14 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
14 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
15 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
15 6 (12.24%) Java

C# Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (6.12%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.12%) Confluence
1 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.04%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (22.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Eloqua
1 5 (10.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.04%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) SaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (2.04%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) PaaS
4 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) SSL
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (36.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.08%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.04%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.04%) Data Mining
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.16%) JIRA
4 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.12%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (6.12%) Subversion
5 2 (4.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (4.08%) Bitbucket
5 2 (4.08%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.08%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.08%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (2.04%) Build Forge
6 1 (2.04%) JUnit
General
1 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 15 (30.61%) .NET Framework
3 9 (18.37%) React
4 8 (16.33%) REST
5 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.29%) CSS
5 7 (14.29%) HTML
6 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (8.16%) SOAP
9 3 (6.12%) COM
9 3 (6.12%) HTML5
9 3 (6.12%) jQuery
9 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.12%) Visualforce
9 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) XML
10 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.08%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 7 (14.29%) Data Structures
2 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.04%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.04%) Derivative
4 1 (2.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Android
1 2 (4.08%) Apple iOS
1 2 (4.08%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (32.65%) SOA
3 14 (28.57%) MVC
4 12 (24.49%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (22.45%) TDD
6 10 (20.41%) Data Modelling
7 9 (18.37%) Microservices
8 8 (16.33%) UML
9 7 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.20%) DevOps
10 5 (10.20%) ERD
10 5 (10.20%) Logical Data Model
10 5 (10.20%) Physical Data Model
11 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.16%) Scrum
11 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.16%) SOLID
12 3 (6.12%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 49 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.24%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) SQL
5 3 (6.12%) Apex Code
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.04%) C
7 1 (2.04%) Ruby
7 1 (2.04%) Scala
7 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) MBA
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) Control-M
1 1 (2.04%) OpenAM
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) Apigee
2 8 (16.33%) Oracle
3 5 (10.20%) Hyperion
3 5 (10.20%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.08%) Atlassian
4 2 (4.08%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Talend
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.04%) Google
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.04%) Xamarin
London
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Rate: £500 per day + £500 / Day
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