The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 38 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 23 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.17% 9.06% 6.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.03% 22.79% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 13
Median daily rate £500 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £351 £340
% change year-on-year
-0.14% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £38.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
.NET
Oxfordshire

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
153 136 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.02% 39.77% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 116 52
Median daily rate £443 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 14 (34.15%) HTML
4 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
6 12 (29.27%) C++
6 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
6 12 (29.27%) CSS
6 12 (29.27%) Web Services
7 10 (24.39%) MVC
7 10 (24.39%) TDD
7 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
8 9 (21.95%) HTML5
8 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
8 9 (21.95%) Ruby
8 9 (21.95%) Linux
8 9 (21.95%) Python
9 8 (19.51%) Build Automation
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
9 8 (19.51%) Gradle
9 8 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (19.51%) Apache
9 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
9 8 (19.51%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) Publishing
9 8 (19.51%) Selenium
9 8 (19.51%) Lucene
9 8 (19.51%) Spring
9 8 (19.51%) Maven

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 8 (19.51%) Apache
1 8 (19.51%) Apache Solr
1 8 (19.51%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (19.51%) Jetty
1 8 (19.51%) nginx
1 8 (19.51%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.88%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (4.88%) Office 365
4 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Internet
1 1 (2.44%) LAN
1 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 10 (24.39%) MongoDB
3 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.44%) Big Data
4 1 (2.44%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.44%) GIS
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.51%) Gradle
1 8 (19.51%) Maven
1 8 (19.51%) Selenium
1 8 (19.51%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (19.51%) Publishing
2 2 (4.88%) Back Office
3 1 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 30 (73.17%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) C# Developer
3 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (21.95%) JavaScript Developer
5 8 (19.51%) Java Developer
6 7 (17.07%) Architect
6 7 (17.07%) JavaScript Engineer
7 6 (14.63%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Agile Java Developer
8 5 (12.20%) AWS Developer
8 5 (12.20%) AWS Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) HTML Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Java Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Java Software Engineer
8 5 (12.20%) MongoDB Developer
8 5 (12.20%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (34.15%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) ASP.NET
2 12 (29.27%) CSS
2 12 (29.27%) Web Services
3 9 (21.95%) HTML5
4 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
4 8 (19.51%) Lucene
4 8 (19.51%) RESTful
4 8 (19.51%) Spring
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (12.20%) WPF
6 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
7 3 (7.32%) Java EE
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms
9 1 (2.44%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.44%) Django
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
9 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (2.44%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
1 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
1 2 (4.88%) W3C
2 1 (2.44%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.44%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (2.44%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.95%) Linux
2 4 (9.76%) Windows
3 3 (7.32%) Unix
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) MVC
2 10 (24.39%) TDD
3 8 (19.51%) Build Automation
3 8 (19.51%) Open Source
3 8 (19.51%) Scrum
3 8 (19.51%) Software Engineering
4 5 (12.20%) MVVM
5 4 (9.76%) OO
5 4 (9.76%) OOD
5 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 3 (7.32%) Automation Testing
6 3 (7.32%) Code Coverage
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.88%) BDD
7 2 (4.88%) Feasibility Study
7 2 (4.88%) System Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 19 (46.34%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) Java
4 12 (29.27%) C++
5 9 (21.95%) Bash Shell
5 9 (21.95%) Python
5 9 (21.95%) Ruby
6 8 (19.51%) Scala
7 5 (12.20%) SQL
8 2 (4.88%) Perl
9 1 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.88%) ForgeRock
3 2 (4.88%) Pega
3 2 (4.88%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.44%) EPiServer
4 1 (2.44%) ESRI
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Telerik