The table below looks at the statistics for C# 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 C# over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 21 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 22 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 6.53% 8.66% 5.15%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.71% 27.78% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 10
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£344 £305 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.70% -10.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £282 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £428 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -6.66%
C#
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
140 72 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 41.54% 31.17% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 46 28
Average daily rate £450 £305 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.54% -4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Oxford region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Oxford region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing C# 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 C#.

1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (47.37%) SQL
4 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
6 14 (36.84%) HTML
7 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
7 12 (31.58%) CSS
7 12 (31.58%) Web Services
8 11 (28.95%) WPF
8 11 (28.95%) OO
8 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
9 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
10 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
11 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
11 8 (21.05%) CMS
11 8 (21.05%) TDD
11 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
12 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
12 7 (18.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (18.42%) Sitecore
12 7 (18.42%) PHP
12 7 (18.42%) Java
12 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
13 6 (15.79%) Linux
13 6 (15.79%) MVC
13 6 (15.79%) Finance
13 6 (15.79%) Scrum
13 6 (15.79%) WCF
13 6 (15.79%) Zimbra

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) CMS
2 7 (18.42%) Umbraco
2 7 (18.42%) Sitecore CMS
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint
3 6 (15.79%) Zimbra
4 5 (13.16%) Apache
5 4 (10.53%) Node.js
6 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.63%) Drupal
8 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (39.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
3 4 (10.53%) MongoDB
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.53%) Big Data
4 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.89%) MySQL
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.63%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.63%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.63%) JIRA
General
1 6 (15.79%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (86.84%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) C# Developer
3 13 (34.21%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (31.58%) .NET Developer
5 11 (28.95%) Senior Developer
6 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (15.79%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (13.16%) Architect
9 4 (10.53%) Software Engineer
9 4 (10.53%) Analyst
9 4 (10.53%) Data Architect
9 4 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
9 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Architect
9 4 (10.53%) CMS Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Big Data Architect
9 4 (10.53%) AWS Architect
9 4 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) .NET
2 16 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 14 (36.84%) HTML
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
4 12 (31.58%) CSS
4 12 (31.58%) Web Services
5 11 (28.95%) WPF
6 10 (26.32%) .NET Framework
7 6 (15.79%) WCF
7 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.53%) Backbone.js
8 4 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
9 3 (7.89%) REST
9 3 (7.89%) jQuery
9 3 (7.89%) HTML5
9 3 (7.89%) SOAP
10 2 (5.26%) Silverlight
10 2 (5.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Google Search Appliance
2 3 (7.89%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.26%) Open Source
3 2 (5.26%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) User Experience
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.63%) Physics
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.95%) OO
3 8 (21.05%) TDD
3 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
4 6 (15.79%) MVC
4 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
5 5 (13.16%) Web Development
6 4 (10.53%) UML
6 4 (10.53%) Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (7.89%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.89%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.89%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) OOP
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
9 1 (2.63%) OO PHP
9 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.63%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) SQL
2 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 9 (23.68%) T-SQL
4 7 (18.42%) PHP
4 7 (18.42%) Java
5 5 (13.16%) C++
5 5 (13.16%) VB.NET
6 4 (10.53%) Scala
6 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) MCPD
2 1 (2.63%) MCTS
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCAD
2 1 (2.63%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) Puppet
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.42%) Sitecore
3 6 (15.79%) Google
4 4 (10.53%) Twitter
5 1 (2.63%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.63%) VMware
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
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