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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 6 19
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Contract jobs citing .NET 70 61 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.96% 12.79% 6.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 28.57% 50.41% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 37 13
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £500 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £37.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +10.29%
.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
245 121 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.85% 25.37% 22.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 75 59
Average daily rate £400 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £31.25 £12.30 £190.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+154.06% -93.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

.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 31 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 31 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
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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 -11 31 £400 +60.00% 22
Abingdon +3 4 £400 - 4
Banbury - 3 £400 - 2
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 75 (64.10%) C#
2 58 (49.57%) SQL
3 52 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (43.59%) ASP.NET
5 43 (36.75%) SQL Server
6 39 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
8 35 (29.91%) HTML
9 31 (26.50%) Scrum
10 30 (25.64%) WPF
11 28 (23.93%) CSS
12 27 (23.08%) Visual Studio
13 24 (20.51%) SharePoint
13 24 (20.51%) jQuery
13 24 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
14 23 (19.66%) TDD
14 23 (19.66%) SDLC
15 22 (18.80%) T-SQL
16 20 (17.09%) Web Services
16 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 20 (17.09%) WCF
17 19 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
17 19 (16.24%) Windows
18 18 (15.38%) Finance
18 18 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 16 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
20 15 (12.82%) MVC
20 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 15 (12.82%) Degree

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 24 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.42%) CMS
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.71%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.71%) Zimbra
6 1 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) MS Office
3 1 (0.85%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (3.42%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (2.56%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.56%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.56%) Adobe Analytics
2 3 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.85%) Office 365
3 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (36.75%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (16.24%) Relational Database
4 18 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 15 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (8.55%) MySQL
8 6 (5.13%) SSDT
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (4.27%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (4.27%) Oracle BI EE
9 5 (4.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Power View
11 3 (2.56%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (2.56%) OLAP
12 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 24 (20.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (5.98%) MSBuild
5 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 6 (5.13%) WinDbg
5 6 (5.13%) TeamCity
5 6 (5.13%) Subversion
6 3 (2.56%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.71%) NUnit
7 2 (1.71%) JIRA
8 1 (0.85%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.85%) Dreamweaver
General
1 18 (15.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Marketing
3 3 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Electronics
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 82 (70.09%) Developer
2 31 (26.50%) .NET Developer
3 19 (16.24%) C# Developer
4 14 (11.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Analyst
5 12 (10.26%) Web Developer
6 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (8.55%) Architect
8 8 (6.84%) Business Analyst
8 8 (6.84%) Software Engineer
8 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
9 7 (5.98%) Front-End Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Administrator
10 6 (5.13%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (5.13%) SQL Developer
10 6 (5.13%) Server Administrator
11 5 (4.27%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (4.27%) Programmer
11 5 (4.27%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (43.59%) ASP.NET
2 35 (29.91%) HTML
3 30 (25.64%) WPF
4 28 (23.93%) CSS
5 24 (20.51%) jQuery
6 20 (17.09%) Web Services
6 20 (17.09%) WCF
7 14 (11.97%) .NET Framework
7 14 (11.97%) AngularJS
8 10 (8.55%) HTML5
9 9 (7.69%) CSS3
9 9 (7.69%) MDX
9 9 (7.69%) XML
9 9 (7.69%) SOAP
10 8 (6.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (5.98%) REST
11 7 (5.98%) Silverlight
12 6 (5.13%) WinForms
13 5 (4.27%) RESTful
14 4 (3.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.84%) Computer Science
2 7 (5.98%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.27%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.42%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.42%) Social Media
6 2 (1.71%) Digital Media
6 2 (1.71%) Google Search Appliance
7 1 (0.85%) DTV
7 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.24%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (5.13%) Windows 8
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (5.13%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (26.50%) Scrum
3 23 (19.66%) TDD
3 23 (19.66%) SDLC
4 19 (16.24%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.68%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (12.82%) MVC
7 14 (11.97%) Software Engineering
7 14 (11.97%) Web Development
8 11 (9.40%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (9.40%) Configuration Management
8 11 (9.40%) OO
9 9 (7.69%) OOP
10 7 (5.98%) ETL
10 7 (5.98%) Requirements Management
10 7 (5.98%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.98%) Multithreading
11 6 (5.13%) Refactoring
11 6 (5.13%) OOD
11 6 (5.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 75 (64.10%) C#
2 58 (49.57%) SQL
3 38 (32.48%) JavaScript
4 22 (18.80%) T-SQL
5 15 (12.82%) PowerShell
6 13 (11.11%) VB.NET
7 9 (7.69%) C++
8 8 (6.84%) C++/CLI
9 7 (5.98%) Java
10 6 (5.13%) PL/SQL
10 6 (5.13%) VBScript
10 6 (5.13%) Perl
10 6 (5.13%) Python
11 5 (4.27%) COBOL
12 3 (2.56%) PHP
13 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 15 (12.82%) Degree
2 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (1.71%) MCTS
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.85%) MCPD
3 1 (0.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.85%) MCAD
3 1 (0.85%) MCSD
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (5.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.13%) SCCM
2 4 (3.42%) Puppet
2 4 (3.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 39 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (6.84%) Perforce
4 6 (5.13%) VMware
5 5 (4.27%) Google
5 5 (4.27%) Adobe
6 4 (3.42%) Aprimo
6 4 (3.42%) SAP
6 4 (3.42%) Tableau
6 4 (3.42%) Eloqua
7 2 (1.71%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.71%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.85%) Infragistics
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