The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxford region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 10 18 6
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 22 11 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 10.33% 5.31% 13.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 30.14% 16.18% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 26
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £481 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.61
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
73 68 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 34.27% 32.85% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 35 60
Average daily rate £350 £300 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £183 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £532 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 45 (90.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (40.00%) MVC
4 18 (36.00%) Web Services
5 17 (34.00%) HTML
5 17 (34.00%) SQL
5 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
5 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (30.00%) jQuery
7 14 (28.00%) CSS
7 14 (28.00%) XML
8 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
9 12 (24.00%) NHibernate
10 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
11 10 (20.00%) TDD
12 9 (18.00%) CRM
12 9 (18.00%) Web Development
13 8 (16.00%) JSON
13 8 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
13 8 (16.00%) Ajax
13 8 (16.00%) MSTest
13 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
13 8 (16.00%) NUnit
13 8 (16.00%) Scrum
13 8 (16.00%) Razor View Engine
13 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
14 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (10.00%) CMS
2 4 (8.00%) Umbraco
2 4 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.00%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (62.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.00%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) NUnit
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio
1 8 (16.00%) MSTest
2 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.00%) Subversion
4 2 (4.00%) JIRA
4 2 (4.00%) Selenium
5 1 (2.00%) FitNesse
5 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.00%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.00%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (6.00%) Marketing
2 2 (4.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 30 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (24.00%) C# Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior Developer
5 9 (18.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (14.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) CMS Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (4.00%) WPF Developer
9 2 (4.00%) SQL Developer
9 2 (4.00%) CRM Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Software Tester
9 2 (4.00%) Analyst
9 2 (4.00%) Tester
10 1 (2.00%) Software Engineer
10 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
10 1 (2.00%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (90.00%) .NET
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (36.00%) Web Services
4 17 (34.00%) HTML
4 17 (34.00%) .NET Framework
4 17 (34.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (30.00%) jQuery
6 14 (28.00%) CSS
6 14 (28.00%) XML
7 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (24.00%) NHibernate
9 8 (16.00%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (16.00%) Ajax
9 8 (16.00%) JSON
10 6 (12.00%) WCF
10 6 (12.00%) WPF
11 5 (10.00%) REST
12 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 4 (8.00%) RESTful
12 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.00%) NHS
2 1 (2.00%) Physics
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Android
2 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
4 9 (18.00%) CRM
4 9 (18.00%) Web Development
5 8 (16.00%) Scrum
6 5 (10.00%) OOP
6 5 (10.00%) MVVM
7 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 4 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (4.00%) Service Management
9 2 (4.00%) ETL
9 2 (4.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.00%) BDD
10 1 (2.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.00%) VB6
5 1 (2.00%) Ruby
5 1 (2.00%) C++
5 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (6.00%) Telerik
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago