The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Framework skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Framework over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET Framework
Rank 53 59 44
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET Framework 5 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.87% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 3.03% 4.33% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.35 £42.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-26.22% +21.42%
.NET Framework
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
165 208 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.60% 27.81% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 152 74
Median daily rate £450 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +25.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.90 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.93% +7.14%

.NET Framework
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing .NET Framework as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Framework Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Framework
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

.NET Framework Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Framework
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

.NET Framework Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET Framework
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing .NET Framework 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for .NET Framework.

1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) C#
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) C++
5 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) Windows CE
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
6 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
6 3 (33.33%) SQL
6 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (22.22%) MS Office
7 2 (22.22%) VB
7 2 (22.22%) XML
7 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (22.22%) TDD
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
7 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (22.22%) CSS
8 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
8 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (11.11%) SOLID
8 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Refactoring

.NET Framework
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (44.44%) C# Developer
3 3 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Mobile Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 2 (22.22%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (22.22%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) Entity Framework
3 2 (22.22%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (11.11%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (11.11%) WCF
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows CE
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Development
3 1 (11.11%) MVC
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOP
3 1 (11.11%) Refactoring
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) C++
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Xamarin