The table below looks at the statistics for .NET 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 over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 19 21 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +11
Contract jobs citing .NET 47 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 7.89% 7.17% 4.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 20.70% 19.00% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 36 20
Median daily rate £360 £331 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.67% -9.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £24.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%

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
227 200 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 38.09% 37.74% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 161 108
Median daily rate £450 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £280 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £49.50 £16.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+209.37% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £16.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

.NET
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing .NET as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 March 2017.

.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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +19 27 £355 +9.14% 28
Abingdon -2 5 £350 - 4
Witney - 3 £225 - 4
Kidlington - 1 £450 -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET 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.

1 82 (75.93%) C#
2 50 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET
4 48 (44.44%) HTML
5 47 (43.52%) CSS
6 41 (37.96%) MVC
7 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
8 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (26.85%) .NET Framework
10 24 (22.22%) SQL
11 22 (20.37%) NoSQL
12 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
13 19 (17.59%) Java
13 19 (17.59%) HTML5
13 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 19 (17.59%) jQuery
14 17 (15.74%) VB.NET
14 17 (15.74%) Scrum
15 16 (14.81%) Ajax
16 15 (13.89%) CMS
16 15 (13.89%) Web Services
16 15 (13.89%) Mobile App
16 15 (13.89%) Xamarin
17 14 (12.96%) Windows
17 14 (12.96%) Python
17 14 (12.96%) C++
18 13 (12.04%) Software Engineering
18 13 (12.04%) Perl
18 13 (12.04%) CSS3
18 13 (12.04%) Umbraco

.NET
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (13.89%) CMS
2 13 (12.04%) Umbraco
3 9 (8.33%) EPiServer
4 6 (5.56%) Apache
4 6 (5.56%) Jetty
4 6 (5.56%) nginx
4 6 (5.56%) Tomcat
5 5 (4.63%) Apache Solr
5 5 (4.63%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (4.63%) IIS
5 5 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.85%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.93%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.70%) SaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.78%) LAN
1 3 (2.78%) WAN
2 2 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (28.70%) SQL Server
2 22 (20.37%) NoSQL
3 7 (6.48%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (4.63%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (3.70%) Big Data
6 4 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle OWB
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.56%) Gradle
2 6 (5.56%) Maven
2 6 (5.56%) Subversion
3 5 (4.63%) Selenium
4 3 (2.78%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (2.78%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.85%) Jasmine
5 2 (1.85%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Grunt
6 1 (0.93%) gulp
6 1 (0.93%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.93%) MSTest
6 1 (0.93%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.93%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (7.41%) Publishing
2 5 (4.63%) Advertising
2 5 (4.63%) Back Office
3 4 (3.70%) Finance
4 2 (1.85%) Automotive
4 2 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 93 (86.11%) Developer
2 68 (62.96%) .NET Developer
3 58 (53.70%) C# Developer
4 44 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (29.63%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (23.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 15 (13.89%) Senior .NET Developer
8 15 (13.89%) Senior Developer
9 14 (12.96%) VB.NET Developer
10 13 (12.04%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (9.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 10 (9.26%) SQL Developer
11 10 (9.26%) Xamarin Developer
12 9 (8.33%) EPiServer Developer
12 9 (8.33%) Java Developer
12 9 (8.33%) NoSQL Developer
12 9 (8.33%) Software Developer
12 9 (8.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 8 (7.41%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (45.37%) ASP.NET
2 48 (44.44%) HTML
3 47 (43.52%) CSS
4 29 (26.85%) .NET Framework
5 19 (17.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (17.59%) HTML5
5 19 (17.59%) jQuery
6 16 (14.81%) Ajax
7 15 (13.89%) Web Services
8 13 (12.04%) CSS3
9 9 (8.33%) RESTful
9 9 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (7.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 7 (6.48%) AngularJS
11 7 (6.48%) Middleware
11 7 (6.48%) WPF
12 5 (4.63%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (4.63%) Entity Framework
12 5 (4.63%) Lucene
12 5 (4.63%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.89%) Mobile App
2 7 (6.48%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.93%) Reinsurance
5 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.96%) Windows
2 10 (9.26%) Linux
3 5 (4.63%) Unix
4 2 (1.85%) Android
4 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (37.96%) MVC
2 30 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (15.74%) Scrum
4 13 (12.04%) Software Engineering
5 12 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 9 (8.33%) SDLC
7 8 (7.41%) Front End Development
7 8 (7.41%) Mobile Application Development
7 8 (7.41%) Regression Testing
8 7 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.48%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.48%) High Availability
8 7 (6.48%) Integration Testing
8 7 (6.48%) Line Management
8 7 (6.48%) Project Management
8 7 (6.48%) TDD
9 6 (5.56%) Build Automation
9 6 (5.56%) Open Source
9 6 (5.56%) Web Development
10 5 (4.63%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 82 (75.93%) C#
2 50 (46.30%) JavaScript
3 24 (22.22%) SQL
4 19 (17.59%) Java
5 17 (15.74%) VB.NET
6 14 (12.96%) C++
6 14 (12.96%) Python
7 13 (12.04%) Perl
8 9 (8.33%) T-SQL
9 7 (6.48%) Apex Code
9 7 (6.48%) Bash Shell
10 6 (5.56%) Ruby
10 6 (5.56%) Scala
11 4 (3.70%) C
12 3 (2.78%) PHP
12 3 (2.78%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.78%) VB
13 2 (1.85%) XAML
14 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.78%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (0.93%) WMI
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 15 (13.89%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle
4 7 (6.48%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (6.48%) Sophos
5 5 (4.63%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.78%) SAP
6 3 (2.78%) Siebel
6 3 (2.78%) Talend
6 3 (2.78%) Telerik
7 2 (1.85%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) RedGate
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