The table below looks at the statistics for the .NET Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
.NET Developer
Rank 39 41 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 3.54% 3.42% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 3.64% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 14
Average daily rate £325 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -7.14%
.NET Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
509 605 410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 94.96% 93.94% 96.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 374 192
Average daily rate £388 £410 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 51 54
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.80 £13.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

.NET Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in the job title across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

.NET Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Developer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Developer across the Oxfordshire region.

.NET Developer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Developer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer across the Oxfordshire region.

.NET Developer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Developer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 2 £381 -0.32% 7
Abingdon - 1 £350 - 1
Thame - 1 £325 -
.NET Developer
South East

.NET Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title.

1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) C#
3 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 22 (48.89%) Windows
5 22 (48.89%) TDD
6 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
7 19 (42.22%) OO
7 19 (42.22%) XML
7 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (37.78%) Multithreading
8 17 (37.78%) SQL
9 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
10 14 (31.11%) MVC
11 13 (28.89%) Subversion
11 13 (28.89%) CSS
11 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
11 13 (28.89%) HTML
11 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
12 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
12 12 (26.67%) TortoiseSVN
12 12 (26.67%) Web Services
13 11 (24.44%) Ajax
14 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (22.22%) Regular Expression
15 9 (20.00%) XSL
15 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
16 8 (17.78%) ADO.NET
16 8 (17.78%) C++

.NET Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region that cited .NET Developer in their job title 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 with .NET Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (13.33%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) Big Data
4 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
5 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (11.11%) OLAP
5 5 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.44%) Pentaho
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Subversion
2 12 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (26.67%) TortoiseSVN
3 8 (17.78%) Jenkins
4 4 (8.89%) ReSharper
4 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (42.22%) XML
3 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
4 13 (28.89%) CSS
4 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 12 (26.67%) Web Services
6 11 (24.44%) Ajax
7 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (22.22%) Regular Expression
8 9 (20.00%) XSL
9 8 (17.78%) ADO.NET
9 8 (17.78%) WinForms
10 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
11 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
11 3 (6.67%) WPF
12 2 (4.44%) Entity Framework
12 2 (4.44%) HTML5
13 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (2.22%) CSS3
13 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.22%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
2 8 (17.78%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.22%) Android
3 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (48.89%) TDD
3 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (42.22%) OO
4 17 (37.78%) Multithreading
5 14 (31.11%) MVC
6 13 (28.89%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (15.56%) Unit Testing
8 6 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (11.11%) BDD
9 5 (11.11%) DevOps
9 5 (11.11%) OOP
9 5 (11.11%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.89%) SOLID
11 3 (6.67%) Demand Management
11 3 (6.67%) ITIL
11 3 (6.67%) Scrum
11 3 (6.67%) Web Application Development
12 1 (2.22%) ATDD
12 1 (2.22%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 17 (37.78%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) C++
4 8 (17.78%) PowerShell
5 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Java
6 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) IBM
3 5 (11.11%) VMware
4 4 (8.89%) Infragistics
5 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.22%) Xamarin