The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 26 7 6
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.45% 14.14% 11.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 15.63% 32.94% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 15 9
Average daily rate
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£328 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £311 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £371 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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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
96 85 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.49% 42.93% 33.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 58 30
Average daily rate £388 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

.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 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing .NET 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.

1 26 (70.27%) C#
2 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
3 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
4 15 (40.54%) MVC
5 14 (37.84%) HTML
5 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
6 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (32.43%) CRM
6 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (27.03%) SQL
8 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
8 9 (24.32%) XML
8 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
9 8 (21.62%) CSS
9 8 (21.62%) Web Services
10 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
10 7 (18.92%) XSLT
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (18.92%) WCF
10 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
10 7 (18.92%) REST
10 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
12 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
12 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing .NET 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SAS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) SPSS
2 1 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.70%) FastStats
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (10.81%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (10.81%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (83.78%) Developer
2 22 (59.46%) .NET Developer
3 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 4 (10.81%) CRM Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Developer
5 3 (8.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (5.41%) VB Developer
6 2 (5.41%) VB6 Developer
6 2 (5.41%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Migration Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (51.35%) ASP.NET
2 14 (37.84%) HTML
2 14 (37.84%) .NET Framework
3 9 (24.32%) XML
4 8 (21.62%) CSS
4 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 7 (18.92%) WCF
5 7 (18.92%) XSLT
5 7 (18.92%) REST
5 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (10.81%) Kendo UI
8 4 (10.81%) jQuery
8 4 (10.81%) OOXML
9 3 (8.11%) RESTful
10 2 (5.41%) DHTML
10 2 (5.41%) SOAP
10 2 (5.41%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) N-Tier
3 3 (8.11%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) MVC
2 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) CRM
3 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) MVVM
5 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.11%) Service Management
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Workflow
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) SOA
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) OO
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.70%) Web Application Development
7 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.70%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) JavaScript
4 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) VB6
5 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
2 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) Telerik
3 1 (2.70%) Alterian
3 1 (2.70%) HP
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