The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 40 34 16
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 2 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.68% 2.54% 6.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 2.72% 7.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 9
Average daily rate £381 £385 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.97% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £318 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £413 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £32.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year
+29.23% -5.79%
.NET Developer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
273 331 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 93.17% 93.24% 95.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 207 92
Average daily rate £400 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 17
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £9.19 £12.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.50 £19.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.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 5 February 2016, 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 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) C#
3 14 (77.78%) TDD
4 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
5 12 (66.67%) MVC
6 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
6 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
6 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (55.56%) Ajax
7 10 (55.56%) HTML
7 10 (55.56%) CSS
8 9 (50.00%) XML
8 9 (50.00%) XSL
8 9 (50.00%) N-Tier
8 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (38.89%) OO
9 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
9 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
10 6 (33.33%) IBM
10 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
10 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (27.78%) BDD
11 5 (27.78%) DevOps
11 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
11 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (27.78%) Apache
11 5 (27.78%) OOP
11 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (27.78%) OLAP

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 5 (27.78%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (27.78%) OLAP
3 5 (27.78%) OLAP Cube
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (11.11%) Pentaho
5 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) ReSharper
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (72.22%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (50.00%) XML
4 9 (50.00%) XSL
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 3 (16.67%) WPF
6 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 1 (5.56%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
7 1 (5.56%) HTML5
7 1 (5.56%) Spring
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) CentOS
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) TDD
2 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (66.67%) MVC
4 11 (61.11%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (38.89%) OO
5 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (27.78%) BDD
7 5 (27.78%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (27.78%) DevOps
7 5 (27.78%) OOP
7 5 (27.78%) Refactoring
8 4 (22.22%) Multithreading
8 4 (22.22%) SOLID
9 2 (11.11%) Demand Management
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL
9 2 (11.11%) Scrum
10 1 (5.56%) RAD
10 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 5 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Infragistics
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Xamarin