The table below looks at the statistics for C# skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited C# over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
C#
Rank 14 21 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing C# 30 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.17% 8.14% 9.84%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.75% 18.54% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 10
Median daily rate £350 £380 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +24.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
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
169 151 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 57.29% 43.90% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 125 48
Median daily rate £375 £423 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +20.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +3.49%

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing C# as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 16 (45.71%) Java
4 14 (40.00%) .NET
5 12 (34.29%) Migration
6 11 (31.43%) Oracle
6 11 (31.43%) C++
6 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
7 10 (28.57%) HTML5
7 10 (28.57%) CSS
8 9 (25.71%) XHTML
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Data Migration
8 9 (25.71%) Data Integration
8 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
8 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
9 8 (22.86%) XML
9 8 (22.86%) PHP
10 7 (20.00%) CMS
10 7 (20.00%) XSLT
10 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
10 7 (20.00%) Content Management
10 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (14.29%) MVC
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
11 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
12 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (11.43%) Oracle Service Bus
12 4 (11.43%) Retail

C#
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 (20.00%) CMS
2 4 (11.43%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Bluetooth
1 1 (2.86%) LAN
1 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.86%) Appium
2 1 (2.86%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.86%) Protractor
2 1 (2.86%) Robotium
2 1 (2.86%) Selenium
2 1 (2.86%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
1 4 (11.43%) Retail
2 2 (5.71%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Electronics
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 10 (28.57%) Oracle Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Data Migration Developer
3 9 (25.71%) HTML Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Java Developer
3 9 (25.71%) SQL Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) C# Software Developer
5 6 (17.14%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Java Engineer
5 6 (17.14%) Java Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Data Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Data Migration Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Java Software Developer
6 5 (14.29%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (11.43%) Database Developer
7 4 (11.43%) ETL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (60.00%) HTML
2 14 (40.00%) .NET
3 11 (31.43%) AngularJS
4 10 (28.57%) CSS
4 10 (28.57%) HTML5
5 9 (25.71%) XHTML
6 8 (22.86%) XML
7 7 (20.00%) XSLT
8 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET
9 3 (8.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (8.57%) WPF
10 2 (5.71%) Web Services
11 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.86%) jQuery
11 1 (2.86%) Kendo UI
11 1 (2.86%) Middleware
11 1 (2.86%) PhoneGap
11 1 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
11 1 (2.86%) WCF
11 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.57%) e-Learning
3 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.86%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Android
1 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Unix
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Migration
2 9 (25.71%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.71%) Data Migration
3 7 (20.00%) Content Management
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 4 (11.43%) ETL
5 4 (11.43%) OO
6 3 (8.57%) MVVM
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Network Design
7 2 (5.71%) OOD
7 2 (5.71%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (2.86%) Dependency Injection
8 1 (2.86%) Pair Programming
8 1 (2.86%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (2.86%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 16 (45.71%) Java
3 11 (31.43%) C++
4 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 8 (22.86%) PHP
6 2 (5.71%) Perl
6 2 (5.71%) Python
6 2 (5.71%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.86%) C
7 1 (2.86%) F#
7 1 (2.86%) Haskell
7 1 (2.86%) Ruby
7 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Oracle
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.86%) Telerik