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 3 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 10 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Contract jobs citing .NET 76 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.08% 11.09% 5.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 29.23% 48.25% 29.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 31 12
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £500 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
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
260 114 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.48% 22.98% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 72 51
Average daily rate £400 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £280 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.30 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.06% -48.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

.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 3 July 2015.

.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 3 July 2015. 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 -3 37 £398 +30.32% 26
Abingdon -1 7 £425 +13.33% 5
Banbury - 1 £250 - 1
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 74 (64.91%) C#
2 54 (47.37%) SQL
3 52 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (43.86%) ASP.NET
5 38 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 37 (32.46%) Microsoft
7 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
8 33 (28.95%) HTML
9 30 (26.32%) WPF
10 29 (25.44%) Scrum
11 26 (22.81%) CSS
12 24 (21.05%) Visual Studio
13 23 (20.18%) TDD
13 23 (20.18%) WCF
14 21 (18.42%) jQuery
14 21 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 21 (18.42%) Web Services
15 20 (17.54%) SharePoint
16 19 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 18 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (15.79%) SDLC
18 17 (14.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (14.91%) Windows
19 16 (14.04%) Finance
19 16 (14.04%) Relational Database
20 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
20 15 (13.16%) .NET Framework
20 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
20 15 (13.16%) MVC
20 15 (13.16%) Software Engineering

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 20 (17.54%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.51%) CMS
4 3 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.63%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.63%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.75%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.88%) Node.js
6 1 (0.88%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) Apache
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.88%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.88%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (2.63%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.63%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) Office 365
3 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (14.04%) Relational Database
4 15 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 12 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (7.89%) MySQL
8 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
8 6 (5.26%) Oracle Database
9 5 (4.39%) SSDT
9 5 (4.39%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (1.75%) Big Data
10 2 (1.75%) OLAP
10 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 21 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
4 7 (6.14%) Subversion
5 6 (5.26%) MSBuild
6 5 (4.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 5 (4.39%) WinDbg
6 5 (4.39%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.63%) Mercurial
7 3 (2.63%) JIRA
8 2 (1.75%) NUnit
9 1 (0.88%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (14.04%) Finance
2 5 (4.39%) Marketing
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Electronics
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 85 (74.56%) Developer
2 37 (32.46%) .NET Developer
3 21 (18.42%) C# Developer
4 16 (14.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (11.40%) Analyst
6 12 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (9.65%) Web Developer
8 9 (7.89%) Senior Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Software Engineer
9 8 (7.02%) Architect
9 8 (7.02%) Business Analyst
10 7 (6.14%) Software Developer
10 7 (6.14%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (5.26%) Oracle Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Programmer
12 5 (4.39%) Administrator
12 5 (4.39%) Technical Analyst
12 5 (4.39%) Front-End Web Developer
12 5 (4.39%) WPF Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (43.86%) ASP.NET
2 33 (28.95%) HTML
3 30 (26.32%) WPF
4 26 (22.81%) CSS
5 23 (20.18%) WCF
6 21 (18.42%) Web Services
6 21 (18.42%) jQuery
7 15 (13.16%) AngularJS
7 15 (13.16%) .NET Framework
8 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (8.77%) HTML5
9 9 (7.89%) CSS3
9 9 (7.89%) XML
9 9 (7.89%) SOAP
10 7 (6.14%) Silverlight
10 7 (6.14%) REST
11 6 (5.26%) MDX
11 6 (5.26%) WinForms
12 5 (4.39%) RESTful
13 4 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Computer Science
2 5 (4.39%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.39%) Data Structures
2 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (3.51%) Social Media
4 2 (1.75%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.75%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
5 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.88%) DTV
5 1 (0.88%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (14.91%) Windows
2 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.39%) Windows 8
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (4.39%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.75%) Android
5 1 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.61%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (25.44%) Scrum
3 23 (20.18%) TDD
4 18 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (15.79%) SDLC
5 15 (13.16%) Software Engineering
5 15 (13.16%) MVC
6 13 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.53%) OO
7 12 (10.53%) Web Development
8 9 (7.89%) OOP
8 9 (7.89%) Configuration Management
9 8 (7.02%) Multithreading
10 7 (6.14%) ETL
10 7 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.26%) Refactoring
11 6 (5.26%) OOD
11 6 (5.26%) UML
11 6 (5.26%) Waterfall
12 5 (4.39%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (64.91%) C#
2 54 (47.37%) SQL
3 36 (31.58%) JavaScript
4 19 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 14 (12.28%) PowerShell
6 13 (11.40%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.89%) C++
8 8 (7.02%) Java
9 7 (6.14%) C++/CLI
10 6 (5.26%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.26%) VBScript
11 5 (4.39%) Perl
11 5 (4.39%) Python
12 4 (3.51%) PHP
13 3 (2.63%) COBOL
14 1 (0.88%) Scala
14 1 (0.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (12.28%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.75%) MCTS
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) MCPD
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.88%) MCAD
3 1 (0.88%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (4.39%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) Puppet
2 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (32.46%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.53%) Oracle
3 7 (6.14%) Perforce
4 5 (4.39%) VMware
4 5 (4.39%) Google
4 5 (4.39%) Adobe
4 5 (4.39%) Business Objects
5 4 (3.51%) Tableau
5 4 (3.51%) Eloqua
5 4 (3.51%) Aprimo
6 3 (2.63%) SAP
7 2 (1.75%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.88%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.88%) Twitter
Oxfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Expert Employment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £390 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Oxford
Computer Futures
Rate: £390 per day
Posted: 15 days ago