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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 22 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing C# 26 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 7.74% 9.39% 5.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.15% 28.57% 15.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 7
Average daily rate
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£395 £250 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £248 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £329 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
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
161 70 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 47.92% 32.86% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 42 36
Average daily rate £403 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £250 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.14% +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 £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -

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 August 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 August 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 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (47.83%) WPF
4 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
5 19 (41.30%) SQL
5 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
6 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
7 14 (30.43%) OO
8 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
9 12 (26.09%) HTML
9 12 (26.09%) TDD
10 11 (23.91%) Scrum
10 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.91%) OOP
11 10 (21.74%) CSS
11 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
11 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
12 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
12 9 (19.57%) Web Services
12 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
13 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
13 8 (17.39%) MVC
13 8 (17.39%) Finance
13 8 (17.39%) Windows
13 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
13 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (15.22%) SDLC
14 7 (15.22%) WCF
14 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (19.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.52%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.52%) CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.35%) Zimbra
3 2 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.17%) Apache
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (43.48%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (8.70%) MySQL
4 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.35%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (4.35%) OLAP
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 8 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.52%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Subversion
4 1 (2.17%) JIRA
4 1 (2.17%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.17%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (2.17%) MSBuild
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Electronics
3 2 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 36 (78.26%) Developer
2 19 (41.30%) C# Developer
3 12 (26.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 7 (15.22%) Software Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Senior Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Programmer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Programmer
7 4 (8.70%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.70%) Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) CRM Developer
8 3 (6.52%) WPF Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Report Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Developer Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) .NET
2 22 (47.83%) WPF
3 17 (36.96%) ASP.NET
4 12 (26.09%) HTML
5 10 (21.74%) CSS
5 10 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 9 (19.57%) Web Services
7 7 (15.22%) WCF
8 6 (13.04%) .NET Framework
8 6 (13.04%) jQuery
9 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (8.70%) WinForms
10 3 (6.52%) SOAP
10 3 (6.52%) HTML5
10 3 (6.52%) REST
11 2 (4.35%) CSS3
11 2 (4.35%) RESTful
11 2 (4.35%) Silverlight
11 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 2 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.52%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.35%) Social Media
2 2 (4.35%) Google Search Appliance
3 1 (2.17%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) DTV
3 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.17%) Physics
3 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
2 2 (4.35%) Linux
3 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) OO
3 12 (26.09%) TDD
4 11 (23.91%) Scrum
4 11 (23.91%) OOP
5 10 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (19.57%) Software Engineering
7 8 (17.39%) Multithreading
7 8 (17.39%) Configuration Management
7 8 (17.39%) MVC
8 7 (15.22%) SDLC
9 4 (8.70%) UML
9 4 (8.70%) OOD
9 4 (8.70%) CRM
9 4 (8.70%) Web Development
9 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
10 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
10 3 (6.52%) Kanban
10 3 (6.52%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) SQL
2 13 (28.26%) T-SQL
3 11 (23.91%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.04%) C++
5 5 (10.87%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.87%) C++/CLI
6 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 4 (8.70%) Java
7 3 (6.52%) PHP
8 1 (2.17%) Python
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
8 1 (2.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (10.87%) Degree
2 3 (6.52%) PhD
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.17%) MCTS
3 1 (2.17%) MCPD
3 1 (2.17%) MCAD
3 1 (2.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Puppet
2 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 19 (41.30%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.87%) Perforce
3 3 (6.52%) Infragistics
4 2 (4.35%) Google
4 2 (4.35%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.17%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.17%) VMware
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
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