The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills 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 Framework over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 42 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.88% 0.85% 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.38% 4.08% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£403 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.86% -4.28%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
126 49 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 37.06% 20.85% 17.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 25 22
Average daily rate £403 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (62.50%) WCF
4 5 (62.50%) Web Services
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) Google
6 3 (37.50%) TDD
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) REST
7 2 (25.00%) Analytics
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (25.00%) Zimbra
7 2 (25.00%) Open Source
7 2 (25.00%) Social Media
7 2 (25.00%) BDD
7 2 (25.00%) Puppet
7 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (25.00%) Google Search Appliance
7 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) HTML
7 2 (25.00%) Java
7 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (25.00%) WPF
7 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
7 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing .NET Framework also 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 that cited .NET Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Umbraco
1 2 (25.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Zimbra
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) WebTrends
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
3 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
5 1 (12.50%) CRM Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 3 (37.50%) REST
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
5 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Social Media
1 2 (25.00%) Google Search Appliance
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Campaign Management
4 1 (12.50%) Line Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) System Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) CRM
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (12.50%) Scala
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
4 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCAD
1 1 (12.50%) MCSD
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCPD
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (12.50%) Tableau
4 1 (12.50%) Eloqua
4 1 (12.50%) Twitter
4 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 1 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
4 1 (12.50%) Aprimo