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 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 28 27 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET 10 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.79% 5.73% 13.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.16% 22.00% 59.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 18 17
Median daily rate £463 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.02% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £289 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £384
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
.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
76 100 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.79% 26.04% 22.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 79 32
Median daily rate £425 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.91% +23.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £340
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 £14.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.13% -65.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

.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 1 May 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 1 May 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 13 (54.17%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
3 8 (33.33%) Windows
4 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
4 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
5 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) Release Management
6 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) OO
7 4 (16.67%) CRM
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) Migration
7 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (12.50%) MSBuild
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) TDD
8 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (12.50%) C++
8 3 (12.50%) Perl

.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 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Kentico
3 1 (4.17%) Node.js
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Intranet
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.17%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.17%) Power BI
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MSBuild
1 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) JUnit
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
1 2 (8.33%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Architect
2 5 (20.83%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Release Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.83%) Web Services
3 4 (16.67%) HTML
4 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.17%) HTML5
6 1 (4.17%) Java EE
6 1 (4.17%) MDX
6 1 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
6 1 (4.17%) WCF
6 1 (4.17%) WinForms
6 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
2 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Release Management
2 4 (16.67%) CRM
2 4 (16.67%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) MVC
3 3 (12.50%) Quality Management
3 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
4 2 (8.33%) Time Management
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 2 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (4.17%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) C#
2 9 (37.50%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (12.50%) C++
4 3 (12.50%) Perl
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (8.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) F#
6 1 (4.17%) Haskell
6 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
6 1 (4.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.17%) QA
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.17%) ForgeRock
4 1 (4.17%) Pega
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Twitter