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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 19 8 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing .NET 31 26 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 9.20% 12.44% 6.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.80% 53.06% 27.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 12 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £250 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £493 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
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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
125 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 37.09% 23.44% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 27 25
Average daily rate £400 £250 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.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 31 July 2015.

.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 31 July 2015, 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 34 (64.15%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
4 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
5 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
6 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
6 19 (35.85%) Scrum
7 18 (33.96%) WPF
8 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
8 16 (30.19%) HTML
9 15 (28.30%) SDLC
10 14 (26.42%) jQuery
11 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
12 12 (22.64%) CSS
12 12 (22.64%) Web Services
13 11 (20.75%) Web Development
13 11 (20.75%) WCF
13 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
13 11 (20.75%) Finance
14 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
14 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
14 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
15 9 (16.98%) TDD
15 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (16.98%) OO
15 9 (16.98%) Windows
16 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 11 (20.75%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.55%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.66%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (3.77%) Zimbra
4 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
5 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.77%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (1.89%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.66%) OLAP Cube
6 3 (5.66%) MySQL
6 3 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (5.66%) OLAP
7 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (3.77%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (24.53%) Visual Studio
2 10 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.89%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.89%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (20.75%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Marketing
3 2 (3.77%) Retail
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Electronics
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 14 (26.42%) C# Developer
3 12 (22.64%) .NET Developer
4 10 (18.87%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
7 5 (9.43%) C# Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Programmer
7 5 (9.43%) Analyst
7 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (5.66%) CRM Developer
9 3 (5.66%) WPF Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.77%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET
2 18 (33.96%) WPF
3 16 (30.19%) HTML
4 14 (26.42%) jQuery
5 12 (22.64%) CSS
5 12 (22.64%) Web Services
6 11 (20.75%) WCF
7 10 (18.87%) AngularJS
8 8 (15.09%) MDX
9 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
10 4 (7.55%) WinForms
10 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.55%) HTML5
10 4 (7.55%) CSS3
11 3 (5.66%) REST
11 3 (5.66%) SOAP
12 2 (3.77%) XML
12 2 (3.77%) Ajax
12 2 (3.77%) RESTful
12 2 (3.77%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.43%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.77%) Google Search Appliance
3 2 (3.77%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (3.77%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (35.85%) Scrum
3 15 (28.30%) SDLC
4 11 (20.75%) Web Development
5 9 (16.98%) TDD
5 9 (16.98%) OO
5 9 (16.98%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Automated Testing
6 7 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (13.21%) Requirements Management
7 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
7 6 (11.32%) MVC
8 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
8 5 (9.43%) Project Management
8 5 (9.43%) OOP
8 5 (9.43%) Multithreading
8 5 (9.43%) Bug Management
9 4 (7.55%) Refactoring
9 4 (7.55%) OOD
10 3 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 34 (64.15%) C#
2 30 (56.60%) SQL
3 20 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 19 (35.85%) T-SQL
5 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
6 4 (7.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.66%) PHP
7 3 (5.66%) C++
7 3 (5.66%) COBOL
8 2 (3.77%) Java
8 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
8 2 (3.77%) VBScript
8 2 (3.77%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) MCAD
2 1 (1.89%) MCSD
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.89%) MCTS
2 1 (1.89%) MCPD
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
2 3 (5.66%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Aprimo
3 2 (3.77%) Sitecore
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
3 2 (3.77%) Adobe
3 2 (3.77%) Perforce
3 2 (3.77%) Eloqua
4 1 (1.89%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.89%) Tableau
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