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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 28 16 3
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing .NET 45 36 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.85% 8.74% 18.68%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 19.91% 24.49% 42.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 18 46
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £282 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £453 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £27.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -15.38%
.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
226 147 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.39% 35.68% 43.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 92 102
Average daily rate £450 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £28.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +69.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

.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 27 November 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 27 November 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 -19 15 £365 +14.06% 18
Abingdon +1 8 £375 - 3
Wallingford +2 3 £325 - 1
Henley-on-Thames +1 3 - - 1
Kidlington - - - -
Banbury - - - - 1
Bicester - - - - 2
Witney - - - - 1
Thame - - - -
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 66 (68.04%) C#
2 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
3 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
4 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (36.08%) WCF
6 34 (35.05%) MVC
7 33 (34.02%) HTML
8 32 (32.99%) SQL
9 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
9 31 (31.96%) .NET Framework
10 29 (29.90%) Web Services
11 28 (28.87%) CSS
12 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
12 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2008
13 21 (21.65%) VB.NET
14 18 (18.56%) REST
15 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (17.53%) Scrum
16 16 (16.49%) jQuery
16 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
17 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (13.40%) TDD
18 13 (13.40%) Windows
19 12 (12.37%) XML
20 11 (11.34%) CRM
20 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
20 11 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
21 10 (10.31%) WPF
21 10 (10.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
22 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.12%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (4.12%) CMS
3 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.06%) Node.js
4 2 (2.06%) Zimbra
4 2 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.06%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.06%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.06%) Apache
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) SAS
5 1 (1.03%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.03%) SPSS
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project
2 1 (1.03%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.12%) SaaS
2 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.03%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (50.52%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (16.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (5.15%) Couchbase
7 4 (4.12%) MongoDB
8 3 (3.09%) Hadoop
9 2 (2.06%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.06%) Big Data
9 2 (2.06%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.03%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.28%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.19%) Subversion
4 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (2.06%) JIRA
5 2 (2.06%) Selenium
6 1 (1.03%) NUnit
6 1 (1.03%) FxCop
6 1 (1.03%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.03%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (5.15%) Marketing
2 4 (4.12%) Finance
3 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.03%) Publishing
3 1 (1.03%) Electronics
3 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (81.44%) Developer
2 55 (56.70%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.53%) C# Developer
4 15 (15.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.40%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (9.28%) Programmer
7 8 (8.25%) VB.NET Developer
7 8 (8.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (6.19%) VB6 Developer
8 6 (6.19%) VB Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Senior Developer
9 5 (5.15%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (5.15%) CRM Developer
10 4 (4.12%) C# Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) VB Programmer
10 4 (4.12%) .NET Programmer
11 3 (3.09%) Web Designer
11 3 (3.09%) SQL Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (40.21%) ASP.NET
2 35 (36.08%) WCF
3 33 (34.02%) HTML
4 31 (31.96%) .NET Framework
5 29 (29.90%) Web Services
6 28 (28.87%) CSS
7 18 (18.56%) REST
8 17 (17.53%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (16.49%) jQuery
10 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (12.37%) XML
12 10 (10.31%) WPF
12 10 (10.31%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 8 (8.25%) XSLT
15 7 (7.22%) Silverlight
16 5 (5.15%) Ajax
16 5 (5.15%) ActiveX
17 4 (4.12%) Kendo UI
17 4 (4.12%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.15%) Open Source
2 5 (5.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.09%) W3C
3 3 (3.09%) Social Media
4 2 (2.06%) Google Search Appliance
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) NHS
5 1 (1.03%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.03%) DTV
5 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Linux
3 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (37.11%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (35.05%) MVC
3 17 (17.53%) Scrum
4 13 (13.40%) TDD
5 11 (11.34%) CRM
6 7 (7.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (6.19%) Web Development
7 6 (6.19%) OO
8 5 (5.15%) Workflow
8 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.15%) SOA
8 5 (5.15%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.15%) MVVM
9 4 (4.12%) BDD
9 4 (4.12%) Software Engineering
9 4 (4.12%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.12%) Migration
10 3 (3.09%) Web Design
10 3 (3.09%) Service Management
10 3 (3.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 66 (68.04%) C#
2 32 (32.99%) SQL
3 31 (31.96%) JavaScript
4 21 (21.65%) VB.NET
5 7 (7.22%) PowerShell
6 6 (6.19%) VB
6 6 (6.19%) Java
6 6 (6.19%) VB6
7 2 (2.06%) Scala
7 2 (2.06%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) PHP
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.03%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.15%) Puppet
2 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (22.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.15%) Telerik
3 2 (2.06%) Twitter
3 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.06%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.06%) SAP
3 2 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.06%) Google
4 1 (1.03%) Alterian
4 1 (1.03%) HP
4 1 (1.03%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.03%) Cognos
4 1 (1.03%) EPiServer
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