The table below looks at the statistics for .NET skills 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 over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 16 8 8
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Contract jobs citing .NET 52 53 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.58% 12.21% 11.41%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.88% 32.52% 33.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 19
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+12.78% +2.30%
.NET
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
209 163 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 30.47% 37.56% 33.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 109 61
Average daily rate £413 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +125.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

.NET Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing .NET across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

.NET Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

.NET
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

.NET Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

.NET
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 within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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 -22 15 £350 - 12
Abingdon +1 9 £375 - 4
Henley-on-Thames +4 3 - - 1
Wallingford -1 3 £325 - 2
Witney - 2 £325 - 2
Thame - - - - 1
Kidlington - - - -
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing .NET 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 .NET.

1 77 (70.00%) C#
2 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 43 (39.09%) ASP.NET
4 42 (38.18%) MVC
5 37 (33.64%) HTML
6 35 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (28.18%) SQL
8 30 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 30 (27.27%) WCF
9 28 (25.45%) CSS
10 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
11 23 (20.91%) Web Services
11 23 (20.91%) VB.NET
12 22 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 18 (16.36%) REST
14 17 (15.45%) Windows
14 17 (15.45%) CRM
14 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (15.45%) jQuery
15 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (12.73%) TDD
16 14 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
17 12 (10.91%) Scrum
17 12 (10.91%) XML
18 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 11 (10.00%) WPF
18 11 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 10 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing .NET 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 .NET. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.82%) IIS
3 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.91%) Node.js
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) Apache
4 1 (0.91%) SAS
4 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.91%) SPSS
2 1 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.91%) FastStats
2 1 (0.91%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.91%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Office 365
3 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (15.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (6.36%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.45%) Couchbase
7 6 (5.45%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.82%) MySQL
10 2 (1.82%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.91%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.18%) Visual Studio
3 8 (7.27%) Subversion
4 4 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.73%) NUnit
6 2 (1.82%) JIRA
6 2 (1.82%) Selenium
6 2 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.82%) MSTest
7 1 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.91%) Moq
7 1 (0.91%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (6.36%) Marketing
2 4 (3.64%) Finance
3 2 (1.82%) Publishing
4 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.91%) Advertising
4 1 (0.91%) Electronics
4 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (74.55%) Developer
2 56 (50.91%) .NET Developer
3 18 (16.36%) C# Developer
4 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
4 15 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
5 10 (9.09%) Programmer
6 8 (7.27%) Analyst
6 8 (7.27%) Consultant
7 7 (6.36%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (5.45%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (5.45%) VB Developer
9 5 (4.55%) SQL Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Security Engineer
9 5 (4.55%) Security Consultant
9 5 (4.55%) Security Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 5 (4.55%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) IT Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (39.09%) ASP.NET
2 37 (33.64%) HTML
3 30 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 30 (27.27%) WCF
4 28 (25.45%) CSS
5 23 (20.91%) Web Services
6 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (16.36%) REST
7 17 (15.45%) jQuery
8 15 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (10.91%) XML
10 11 (10.00%) WPF
10 11 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (8.18%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 8 (7.27%) XSLT
13 7 (6.36%) Ajax
13 7 (6.36%) Silverlight
14 6 (5.45%) OAuth
14 6 (5.45%) HTML5
15 5 (4.55%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.55%) Open Source
2 5 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.64%) Social Media
4 3 (2.73%) W3C
5 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.91%) DTV
6 1 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.45%) Windows
2 2 (1.82%) Linux
3 1 (0.91%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (38.18%) MVC
2 35 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.45%) CRM
4 14 (12.73%) TDD
5 12 (10.91%) Scrum
6 9 (8.18%) Unit Testing
7 7 (6.36%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (6.36%) Migration
7 7 (6.36%) Web Development
7 7 (6.36%) MVVM
8 6 (5.45%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.45%) OO
9 5 (4.55%) SOA
10 4 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (3.64%) Workflow
10 4 (3.64%) BDD
10 4 (3.64%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (2.73%) Software Engineering
11 3 (2.73%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.73%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 77 (70.00%) C#
2 35 (31.82%) JavaScript
3 31 (28.18%) SQL
4 23 (20.91%) VB.NET
5 8 (7.27%) Java
6 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.45%) VB6
7 6 (5.45%) VB
8 3 (2.73%) PHP
9 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.91%) C
10 1 (0.91%) C++
10 1 (0.91%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (5.45%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (0.91%) ISEB
3 1 (0.91%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.55%) Puppet
1 5 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (24.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.55%) Telerik
3 3 (2.73%) SAP
4 2 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 2 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.82%) Atlassian
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle
4 2 (1.82%) Twitter
5 1 (0.91%) Facebook
5 1 (0.91%) Alterian
5 1 (0.91%) Google
5 1 (0.91%) Cognos
5 1 (0.91%) HP
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Rate: Negotiable dependant on experience
Posted: 5 days ago