The first table below looks at the demand for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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 advertised for the Oxford region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
.NET Developer
Rank 11 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 21 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 8.82% 1.19% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.21% 1.26% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 6
Average daily rate £325 £325 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Job Titles Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
228 239 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 95.80% 94.47% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 130 169
Average daily rate £325 £320 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 27 36
Average hourly rate £17.00 £11.15 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -34.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.94 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £17.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
.NET Developer
Oxfordshire

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Oxford region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Oxford region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited .NET Developer 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 .NET Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (78.57%) C#
3 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
4 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
5 13 (46.43%) SQL
6 12 (42.86%) MVC
7 11 (39.29%) HTML
8 10 (35.71%) TDD
8 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (32.14%) NHibernate
9 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
9 9 (32.14%) jQuery
9 9 (32.14%) Scrum
9 9 (32.14%) CSS
9 9 (32.14%) XML
10 8 (28.57%) Web Services
10 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 8 (28.57%) JSON
10 8 (28.57%) Web Development
10 8 (28.57%) Ajax
10 8 (28.57%) NUnit
10 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (28.57%) MSTest
10 8 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
11 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
11 6 (21.43%) Umbraco
11 6 (21.43%) CMS
11 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 4 (14.29%) VB.NET

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region that cited .NET Developer 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 .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) CMS
1 6 (21.43%) Umbraco
1 6 (21.43%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (53.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) NUnit
1 8 (28.57%) MSTest
2 2 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (32.14%) jQuery
5 9 (32.14%) .NET Framework
5 9 (32.14%) CSS
5 9 (32.14%) XML
5 9 (32.14%) NHibernate
6 8 (28.57%) Ajax
6 8 (28.57%) Web Services
6 8 (28.57%) JSON
6 8 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (28.57%) Razor View Engine
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (14.29%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) Silverlight
9 2 (7.14%) HTML5
9 2 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 8 (28.57%) Web Development
4 8 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 4 (14.29%) MVVM
6 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Kanban
7 1 (3.57%) Parallel Programming
7 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
3 4 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 3 (10.71%) C++
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) VB
6 1 (3.57%) VBA
6 1 (3.57%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Telerik