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 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 45 27 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -18
Contract jobs citing .NET 15 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.20% 7.52% 9.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 10.00% 17.42% 39.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 13
Median daily rate £395 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
.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
150 155 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 42.02% 43.18% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 129 30
Median daily rate £400 £400 £303
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +32.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

.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 30 August 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 30 August 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 19 (70.37%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) C++
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
4 7 (25.93%) Web Services
5 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
6 5 (18.52%) MVVM
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (18.52%) WPF
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) Oracle
6 5 (18.52%) OO
7 4 (14.81%) Python
7 4 (14.81%) Windows
7 4 (14.81%) Linux
7 4 (14.81%) OOD
7 4 (14.81%) Publishing
7 4 (14.81%) Ruby
7 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
7 4 (14.81%) HTML5
7 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
7 4 (14.81%) NoSQL

.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 3 (11.11%) Apache
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Solr
1 3 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (11.11%) Jetty
1 3 (11.11%) nginx
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Kentico
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Office 365
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Intranet
1 1 (3.70%) LAN
1 1 (3.70%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) MongoDB
2 4 (14.81%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.70%) GIS
3 1 (3.70%) MySQL
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.11%) Gradle
1 3 (11.11%) Maven
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) JUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.81%) Publishing
2 2 (7.41%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 17 (62.96%) Developer
2 9 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Architect
5 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Software Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Java Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.41%) AWS Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) HTML Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.93%) HTML
1 7 (25.93%) Web Services
2 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 6 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 5 (18.52%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) WPF
4 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
5 3 (11.11%) Java EE
5 3 (11.11%) Lucene
5 3 (11.11%) RESTful
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
6 2 (7.41%) WinForms
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
7 1 (3.70%) JSON
7 1 (3.70%) Kendo UI
7 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.70%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
7 1 (3.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.41%) W3C
2 1 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Unix
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) MVC
3 5 (18.52%) MVVM
3 5 (18.52%) OO
3 5 (18.52%) TDD
4 4 (14.81%) OOD
4 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Open Source
5 3 (11.11%) Scrum
6 2 (7.41%) BDD
6 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Feasibility Study
6 2 (7.41%) Network Design
6 2 (7.41%) OWASP
6 2 (7.41%) System Testing
6 2 (7.41%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.41%) Web Design
6 2 (7.41%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) C#
2 11 (40.74%) Java
3 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (25.93%) C++
5 4 (14.81%) Bash Shell
5 4 (14.81%) Python
5 4 (14.81%) Ruby
6 3 (11.11%) Scala
6 3 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Perl
8 1 (3.70%) F#
8 1 (3.70%) Haskell
8 1 (3.70%) PHP
8 1 (3.70%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Sitecore
3 2 (7.41%) ForgeRock
3 2 (7.41%) Pega
4 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
4 1 (3.70%) ESRI
4 1 (3.70%) Telerik
4 1 (3.70%) Xamarin