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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 20 24 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Contract jobs citing .NET 27 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.69% 7.72% 3.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.15% 20.18% 10.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 10
Median daily rate £508 £290 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.17% -20.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £220 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £405 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +19.40%
.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
141 114 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 40.17% 38.26% 30.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 98 105
Median daily rate £472 £400 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 -
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 32 (71.11%) C#
2 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 19 (42.22%) HTML
3 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
4 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 15 (33.33%) MVC
6 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
7 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) C++
8 12 (26.67%) Java
9 11 (24.44%) Web Services
9 11 (24.44%) Linux
9 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
10 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 9 (20.00%) Python
11 9 (20.00%) Ruby
11 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.00%) RESTful
11 9 (20.00%) HTML5
12 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
12 8 (17.78%) nginx
12 8 (17.78%) Open Source
12 8 (17.78%) Build Automation
12 8 (17.78%) Gradle
12 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (17.78%) Apache Solr
12 8 (17.78%) Scala
12 8 (17.78%) Jetty
12 8 (17.78%) Selenium
12 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering

.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 (17.78%) Apache
1 8 (17.78%) Apache Solr
1 8 (17.78%) Elasticsearch
1 8 (17.78%) Jetty
1 8 (17.78%) nginx
1 8 (17.78%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) SaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) LAN
1 2 (4.44%) WAN
2 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
3 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Big Data
4 1 (2.22%) Couchbase
4 1 (2.22%) GIS
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.78%) Gradle
2 8 (17.78%) Maven
2 8 (17.78%) Selenium
2 8 (17.78%) Subversion
3 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.22%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.22%) MSTest
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (15.56%) Publishing
2 4 (8.89%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Automotive
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) C# Developer
3 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
4 10 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
7 7 (15.56%) JavaScript Engineer
8 6 (13.33%) Agile Developer
8 6 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
9 5 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) AWS Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) HTML Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Java Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) Java Software Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (11.11%) MongoDB Developer
9 5 (11.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (44.44%) ASP.NET
2 19 (42.22%) HTML
3 17 (37.78%) CSS
4 11 (24.44%) Web Services
5 9 (20.00%) HTML5
5 9 (20.00%) RESTful
6 8 (17.78%) Lucene
6 8 (17.78%) Spring
7 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
9 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (11.11%) WPF
10 3 (6.67%) WinForms
11 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (4.44%) CSS3
11 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.44%) WCF
12 1 (2.22%) React Native
12 1 (2.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.22%) Oculus Rift
4 1 (2.22%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 2 (4.44%) Unix
3 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) MVC
2 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (17.78%) Build Automation
3 8 (17.78%) Open Source
3 8 (17.78%) Scrum
3 8 (17.78%) Software Engineering
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 5 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (8.89%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) MVVM
5 4 (8.89%) Network Design
5 4 (8.89%) OOD
5 4 (8.89%) SDLC
6 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Code Coverage
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.67%) SOA
6 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (71.11%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.89%) C++
4 12 (26.67%) Java
5 9 (20.00%) Python
5 9 (20.00%) Ruby
6 8 (17.78%) Bash Shell
6 8 (17.78%) Scala
7 4 (8.89%) SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Perl
9 2 (4.44%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
10 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Telerik
3 2 (4.44%) SAP
3 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.22%) ESRI
4 1 (2.22%) Sitecore