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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C#
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 24 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 17 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 5.45% 2.84% 3.71%
As % of the Programming Languages category 10.00% 5.59% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £400 £300 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £255 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £455 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%

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
170 143 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 54.49% 50.71% 35.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 132 89
Median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +9.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £284 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £647 £550 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.77 - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +12.67%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017, 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 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 17 (45.95%) MVC
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
5 11 (29.73%) HTML
6 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 8 (21.62%) Windows
7 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
9 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
9 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
10 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
10 4 (10.81%) C++
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
10 4 (10.81%) WPF
10 4 (10.81%) SDLC
11 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
11 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
11 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (8.11%) Network Design
11 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
11 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
11 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure

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 2 (5.41%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) LAN
1 2 (5.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.70%) MSTest
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (5.41%) Aerospace
1 2 (5.41%) Automotive
1 2 (5.41%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (78.38%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) C# Developer
3 16 (43.24%) .NET Developer
4 14 (37.84%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (18.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior C# Developer
7 5 (13.51%) Senior Developer
8 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (10.81%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 4 (10.81%) SQL Developer
8 4 (10.81%) SSIS Developer
8 4 (10.81%) T-SQL Developer
8 4 (10.81%) VB.NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Architect
9 3 (8.11%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 3 (8.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
3 13 (35.14%) CSS
4 11 (29.73%) HTML
5 8 (21.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (10.81%) .NET Framework
7 4 (10.81%) WPF
8 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) WinForms
9 2 (5.41%) CSS3
9 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
9 2 (5.41%) Silverlight
9 2 (5.41%) WCF
10 1 (2.70%) HTML5
10 1 (2.70%) jQuery
10 1 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.70%) LINQ
10 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) MVC
2 6 (16.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.81%) SDLC
4 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 3 (8.11%) Network Design
4 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.11%) UML
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile Development
5 2 (5.41%) Scrum
5 2 (5.41%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) TDD
6 1 (2.70%) API Development
6 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.70%) MVVM
6 1 (2.70%) Regression Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.51%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.81%) C++
3 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
4 3 (8.11%) Java
4 3 (8.11%) Perl
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
5 2 (5.41%) C
5 2 (5.41%) Embedded C
5 2 (5.41%) XAML
6 1 (2.70%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) MISRA
1 2 (5.41%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Xamarin
3 2 (5.41%) SAP
3 2 (5.41%) Telerik
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle
4 1 (2.70%) Sitecore