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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 12 6 37
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Contract jobs citing .NET 68 55 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 9.25% 11.27% 4.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 32.85% 45.08% 20.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 30 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £305 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.03% -7.85%
.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
207 122 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.16% 25.00% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 75 54
Average daily rate £400 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +78.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

.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 29 May 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 29 May 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 -3 34 £393 +28.68% 20
Abingdon -1 6 £425 +21.42% 11
Banbury - 1 £250 - 2
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 67 (68.37%) C#
2 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET
4 38 (38.78%) SQL
5 34 (34.69%) HTML
6 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
7 27 (27.55%) CSS
8 24 (24.49%) WPF
9 23 (23.47%) Web Services
10 22 (22.45%) WCF
11 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
11 21 (21.43%) TDD
12 19 (19.39%) .NET Framework
13 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
14 16 (16.33%) Scrum
14 16 (16.33%) SharePoint
15 13 (13.27%) MVC
15 13 (13.27%) Finance
15 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
15 13 (13.27%) jQuery
16 12 (12.24%) SDLC
16 12 (12.24%) VB.NET
17 11 (11.22%) T-SQL
17 11 (11.22%) OO
17 11 (11.22%) Degree
18 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
19 9 (9.18%) XML
19 9 (9.18%) SOAP
19 9 (9.18%) Java

.NET
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (16.33%) SharePoint
2 7 (7.14%) CMS
2 7 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 6 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (5.10%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (4.08%) Zimbra
6 3 (3.06%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (3.06%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.06%) Apache
6 3 (3.06%) Node.js
7 1 (1.02%) IIS
7 1 (1.02%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.02%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.02%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.06%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.06%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.06%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.02%) SaaS
3 1 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.02%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.12%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.12%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (6.12%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.10%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (3.06%) MySQL
6 3 (3.06%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.06%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.06%) NoSQL
6 3 (3.06%) Big Data
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 7 (7.14%) Visual Studio
2 6 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.10%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.06%) Subversion
4 3 (3.06%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.06%) JIRA
5 1 (1.02%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.02%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.02%) MSBuild
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
2 5 (5.10%) Marketing
3 2 (2.04%) Electronics
3 2 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.02%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 77 (78.57%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) .NET Developer
3 21 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 17 (17.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (13.27%) Analyst
5 13 (13.27%) Senior Developer
6 12 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (10.20%) Architect
8 8 (8.16%) Business Analyst
9 7 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Software Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Software Engineer
10 6 (6.12%) Oracle Developer
10 6 (6.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Technical Analyst
11 5 (5.10%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (5.10%) WPF Developer
12 4 (4.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (4.08%) C# Programmer
12 4 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.84%) ASP.NET
2 34 (34.69%) HTML
3 27 (27.55%) CSS
4 24 (24.49%) WPF
5 23 (23.47%) Web Services
6 22 (22.45%) WCF
7 19 (19.39%) .NET Framework
8 17 (17.35%) AngularJS
9 13 (13.27%) jQuery
10 9 (9.18%) XML
10 9 (9.18%) SOAP
10 9 (9.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (9.18%) CSS3
10 9 (9.18%) HTML5
11 7 (7.14%) Silverlight
11 7 (7.14%) REST
12 5 (5.10%) RESTful
12 5 (5.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 4 (4.08%) Backbone.js
13 4 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
2 4 (4.08%) Social Media
2 4 (4.08%) Google Search Appliance
2 4 (4.08%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 2 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.02%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.02%) DTV
4 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.02%) User Experience
4 1 (1.02%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.08%) Windows
2 3 (3.06%) Linux
3 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.04%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (21.43%) TDD
3 16 (16.33%) Scrum
4 13 (13.27%) MVC
4 13 (13.27%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.24%) SDLC
6 11 (11.22%) OO
7 10 (10.20%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.14%) ETL
8 7 (7.14%) BDD
8 7 (7.14%) Analytics
9 6 (6.12%) Waterfall
9 6 (6.12%) System Testing
9 6 (6.12%) UML
9 6 (6.12%) OOP
9 6 (6.12%) Web Development
10 5 (5.10%) SOA
10 5 (5.10%) Multithreading
10 5 (5.10%) MVVM
11 4 (4.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 67 (68.37%) C#
2 38 (38.78%) SQL
3 28 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (12.24%) VB.NET
5 11 (11.22%) T-SQL
6 9 (9.18%) Java
6 9 (9.18%) PowerShell
7 6 (6.12%) PHP
7 6 (6.12%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.10%) VBScript
8 5 (5.10%) C++
9 3 (3.06%) Scala
10 2 (2.04%) COBOL
11 1 (1.02%) IronPython
11 1 (1.02%) Apex Code
11 1 (1.02%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (11.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) MCTS
2 1 (1.02%) MCPD
2 1 (1.02%) MCAD
2 1 (1.02%) MCSD
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (4.08%) Puppet
1 4 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.14%) Google
2 7 (7.14%) Oracle
3 5 (5.10%) Adobe
3 5 (5.10%) Business Objects
3 5 (5.10%) Sitecore
4 4 (4.08%) Tableau
4 4 (4.08%) Eloqua
4 4 (4.08%) Aprimo
5 3 (3.06%) Twitter
6 2 (2.04%) Xamarin
6 2 (2.04%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.02%) Perforce
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
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