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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 24 30 7
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -23
Contract jobs citing .NET 38 29 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.95% 4.63% 11.84%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 18.01% 17.58% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 22
Average daily rate £338 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.39% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £321 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £428 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £24.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
.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
211 165 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.57% 26.32% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 115 66
Average daily rate £350 £401 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.77% +23.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £220 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £518 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £18.50 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -45.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

.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 5 February 2016.

.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 5 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 -1 12 £363 -5.84% 19
Abingdon -1 1 £350 - 3
Banbury - 1 £525 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 1 - - 1
Thame - 1 £325 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 79 (75.24%) C#
2 53 (50.48%) SQL Server
3 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (42.86%) Windows
5 40 (38.10%) SQL
5 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
6 38 (36.19%) TDD
7 29 (27.62%) XML
8 27 (25.71%) ASP.NET
8 27 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
9 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (21.90%) OO
10 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
11 22 (20.95%) PowerShell
12 21 (20.00%) C++
12 21 (20.00%) HTML
12 21 (20.00%) CSS
12 21 (20.00%) MVC
13 19 (18.10%) Web Services
14 18 (17.14%) Visual Studio
14 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
15 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
15 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
16 16 (15.24%) Subversion
16 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET
16 16 (15.24%) WinForms
17 15 (14.29%) Ajax
17 15 (14.29%) Windows 8
18 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 14 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (10.48%) IIS
3 6 (5.71%) Apache
4 2 (1.90%) Lync
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.95%) CMS
5 1 (0.95%) Node.js
5 1 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.95%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.95%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.95%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.90%) Force.com
2 2 (1.90%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.95%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.95%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.67%) HTTP
2 4 (3.81%) Intranet
3 2 (1.90%) DNS
3 2 (1.90%) Firewall
3 2 (1.90%) Skype
3 2 (1.90%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.90%) WebEx
3 2 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.95%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (50.48%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.43%) Big Data
4 9 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (5.71%) OLAP
5 6 (5.71%) Relational Database
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
6 5 (4.76%) SQLite
7 2 (1.90%) Microsoft Power View
7 2 (1.90%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.90%) Pentaho
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.95%) Power BI
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.95%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (25.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (17.14%) Visual Studio
3 16 (15.24%) Subversion
4 12 (11.43%) TortoiseSVN
5 11 (10.48%) Jenkins
6 8 (7.62%) MSBuild
7 5 (4.76%) ReSharper
7 5 (4.76%) WiX
8 2 (1.90%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (1.90%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.90%) JIRA
9 1 (0.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 1 (0.95%) Babel
9 1 (0.95%) MSTest
General
1 5 (4.76%) Marketing
2 3 (2.86%) Finance
3 2 (1.90%) Back Office
3 2 (1.90%) Multimedia
4 1 (0.95%) Banking
4 1 (0.95%) Games
4 1 (0.95%) Publishing
4 1 (0.95%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (72.38%) Developer
2 45 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 30 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 19 (18.10%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (15.24%) C++ Developer
5 16 (15.24%) C++/C# Developer
6 11 (10.48%) SQL Developer
7 8 (7.62%) .NET Programmer
7 8 (7.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (7.62%) C# Programmer
7 8 (7.62%) C++ Programmer
7 8 (7.62%) Programmer
7 8 (7.62%) SQL Programmer
8 6 (5.71%) Mobile Developer
9 5 (4.76%) Architect
10 4 (3.81%) Analyst
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Support
10 4 (3.81%) Applications Support Engineer
10 4 (3.81%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (27.62%) XML
2 27 (25.71%) ASP.NET
3 21 (20.00%) CSS
3 21 (20.00%) HTML
4 19 (18.10%) Web Services
5 16 (15.24%) ADO.NET
5 16 (15.24%) WinForms
6 15 (14.29%) Ajax
7 14 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (9.52%) Regular Expression
9 9 (8.57%) XSL
10 8 (7.62%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.67%) jQuery
12 5 (4.76%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.81%) HTML5
13 4 (3.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (3.81%) WCF
13 4 (3.81%) WPF
14 3 (2.86%) CSS3
14 3 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 5 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.90%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.90%) User Experience
4 2 (1.90%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.90%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.95%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.95%) Blog
5 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.95%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.95%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.95%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 45 (42.86%) Windows
2 17 (16.19%) Windows 7
3 15 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 8 (7.62%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.81%) Android
6 4 (3.81%) Apple iOS
6 4 (3.81%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (1.90%) Linux
7 2 (1.90%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.95%) CentOS
8 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (36.19%) TDD
3 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (21.90%) OO
5 21 (20.00%) MVC
6 18 (17.14%) Multithreading
7 17 (16.19%) Continuous Delivery
8 13 (12.38%) OOP
9 11 (10.48%) Unit Testing
10 7 (6.67%) ATDD
10 7 (6.67%) Release Management
11 6 (5.71%) BDD
11 6 (5.71%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (5.71%) ITIL
11 6 (5.71%) Mobile Development
11 6 (5.71%) Refactoring
12 5 (4.76%) CRM
12 5 (4.76%) DevOps
12 5 (4.76%) Scrum
12 5 (4.76%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 79 (75.24%) C#
2 40 (38.10%) SQL
3 23 (21.90%) JavaScript
4 22 (20.95%) PowerShell
5 21 (20.00%) C++
6 9 (8.57%) Java
7 6 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 3 (2.86%) PHP
8 3 (2.86%) Python
8 3 (2.86%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.90%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.90%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.95%) IronPython
10 1 (0.95%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.95%) VB
10 1 (0.95%) VBScript
10 1 (0.95%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.71%) Degree
2 6 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.90%) CCNA
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.90%) MCSE
4 1 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.95%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 40 (38.10%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.52%) VMware
3 6 (5.71%) IBM
4 5 (4.76%) Infragistics
5 4 (3.81%) Xamarin
6 3 (2.86%) Nintex
6 3 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.90%) Aerohive Networks
7 2 (1.90%) Google
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) Oracle
7 2 (1.90%) Polycom
7 2 (1.90%) QNAP
7 2 (1.90%) SonicWALL
7 2 (1.90%) Spiceworks
7 2 (1.90%) Tandberg
8 1 (0.95%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.95%) Tableau
8 1 (0.95%) Twitter
Oxfordshire
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