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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 19 9 21
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Contract jobs citing C# 27 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.89% 10.04% 4.74%
As % of the Programming Languages category 17.65% 31.08% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 8 8
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£378 £305 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.77% -2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £282 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £433 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -
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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
153 74 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 44.74% 32.31% 24.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 44 24
Average daily rate £420 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 35 (89.74%) .NET
2 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
4 18 (46.15%) SQL
4 18 (46.15%) WPF
5 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
6 13 (33.33%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
7 12 (30.77%) OO
8 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
8 11 (28.21%) CSS
9 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
10 9 (23.08%) TDD
10 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
11 8 (20.51%) Web Services
11 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
11 8 (20.51%) Scrum
11 8 (20.51%) Finance
12 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
12 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
12 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (17.95%) SDLC
13 6 (15.38%) WCF
13 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
13 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (15.38%) Windows
13 6 (15.38%) MVC
14 5 (12.82%) OOP
14 5 (12.82%) VB.NET

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.13%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (5.13%) Zimbra
3 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (2.56%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Office
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (48.72%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
3 4 (10.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) Big Data
6 1 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.13%) Subversion
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) JIRA
4 1 (2.56%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.56%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.56%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Electronics
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 32 (82.05%) Developer
2 16 (41.03%) C# Developer
3 12 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (23.08%) .NET Developer
5 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
6 5 (12.82%) Programmer
6 5 (12.82%) C# Programmer
7 4 (10.26%) WPF Developer
7 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (10.26%) Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.69%) CRM Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Technical Business Analyst
9 2 (5.13%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (89.74%) .NET
2 18 (46.15%) WPF
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET
4 13 (33.33%) HTML
5 11 (28.21%) CSS
5 11 (28.21%) AngularJS
6 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 7 (17.95%) .NET Framework
8 6 (15.38%) WCF
9 4 (10.26%) jQuery
9 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (10.26%) WinForms
10 3 (7.69%) SOAP
10 3 (7.69%) HTML5
10 3 (7.69%) REST
11 2 (5.13%) CSS3
11 2 (5.13%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 2 (5.13%) RESTful
11 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (5.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.13%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.13%) Social Media
2 2 (5.13%) Google Search Appliance
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) DTV
3 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.56%) Physics
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.77%) OO
3 9 (23.08%) TDD
3 9 (23.08%) Software Engineering
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.95%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 6 (15.38%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) OOP
8 4 (10.26%) UML
8 4 (10.26%) Configuration Management
8 4 (10.26%) OOD
8 4 (10.26%) Web Development
8 4 (10.26%) Refactoring
8 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
9 3 (7.69%) CRM
9 3 (7.69%) Data Analysis
10 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
10 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (46.15%) SQL
2 12 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 10 (25.64%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.82%) VB.NET
5 4 (10.26%) PHP
5 4 (10.26%) C++
5 4 (10.26%) Java
5 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.13%) C++/CLI
7 1 (2.56%) C
7 1 (2.56%) Scala
7 1 (2.56%) Python
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCAD
2 1 (2.56%) MCSD
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCTS
2 1 (2.56%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Perforce
2 2 (5.13%) Google
2 2 (5.13%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.56%) Twitter
3 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.56%) VMware
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago