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 26 August 2016 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Rank 46 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -3
Contract jobs citing .NET 32 73 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.07% 10.20% 10.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 11.51% 27.76% 38.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 55 35
Median daily rate £375 £380 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £220 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £40.50 £47.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.73% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £39.55 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+1.76% +5.46%
.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
278 263 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 44.06% 36.73% 26.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 203 86
Median daily rate £448 £400 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.87% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £490 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +12.92%

.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 26 August 2016.

.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 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 15 £395 -1.25% 9
Abingdon -5 1 £350 -12.50% 2
.NET
South East

.NET
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, 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 44 (75.86%) C#
2 24 (41.38%) C++
3 22 (37.93%) Windows
4 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (27.59%) HTML
4 16 (27.59%) Java
5 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
6 13 (22.41%) Oracle
6 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
6 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
6 13 (22.41%) Web Services
6 13 (22.41%) WPF
7 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
7 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
8 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
8 11 (18.97%) SQL
9 10 (17.24%) Linux
9 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
9 10 (17.24%) MVC
10 9 (15.52%) OO
10 9 (15.52%) Unix
10 9 (15.52%) Perl
10 9 (15.52%) MVVM
10 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
10 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
11 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
11 8 (13.79%) OOD
11 8 (13.79%) CSS
11 8 (13.79%) Scrum
12 7 (12.07%) Back Office

.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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Apache
2 3 (5.17%) Apache Solr
2 3 (5.17%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (5.17%) Jetty
2 3 (5.17%) nginx
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Kentico
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.45%) Office 365
4 1 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.72%) GitHub
4 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) LAN
1 5 (8.62%) WAN
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.41%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.62%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.17%) MySQL
4 3 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.17%) SSDT
5 1 (1.72%) GIS
5 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.17%) Gradle
3 3 (5.17%) Maven
3 3 (5.17%) Selenium
4 2 (3.45%) JUnit
4 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
4 2 (3.45%) NuGet
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.45%) WinDbg
5 1 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (1.72%) VectorCAST
5 1 (1.72%) WiX
General
1 7 (12.07%) Back Office
2 4 (6.90%) Publishing
3 2 (3.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.72%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 18 (31.03%) C# Developer
3 12 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 12 (20.69%) Architect
4 9 (15.52%) Technical Architect
5 8 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Software Engineer
6 5 (8.62%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) AWS Architect
6 5 (8.62%) C# Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) .NET Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) C# WPF Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
7 4 (6.90%) WPF Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Mobile Software Engineer
8 3 (5.17%) Network Design Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Storage Architect
8 3 (5.17%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) HTML
2 13 (22.41%) Web Services
2 13 (22.41%) WPF
3 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
4 10 (17.24%) .NET Framework
5 8 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 8 (13.79%) CSS
6 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.34%) WinForms
7 4 (6.90%) HTML5
8 3 (5.17%) Java EE
8 3 (5.17%) jQuery
8 3 (5.17%) Lucene
8 3 (5.17%) RESTful
8 3 (5.17%) Spring
9 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 2 (3.45%) WCF
10 1 (1.72%) Kendo UI
10 1 (1.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.45%) W3C
5 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.72%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.72%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.72%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.72%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.72%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (1.72%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 22 (37.93%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Linux
3 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 9 (15.52%) Windows Server
4 4 (6.90%) Windows CE
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (5.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.45%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.24%) MVC
4 9 (15.52%) MVVM
4 9 (15.52%) OO
5 8 (13.79%) OOD
5 8 (13.79%) Scrum
6 7 (12.07%) Migration
6 7 (12.07%) TDD
7 6 (10.34%) Network Design
8 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 5 (8.62%) Project Planning
8 5 (8.62%) SOA
8 5 (8.62%) Time Management
8 5 (8.62%) Web Development
9 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.17%) Build Automation
10 3 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (5.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 44 (75.86%) C#
2 24 (41.38%) C++
3 16 (27.59%) Java
4 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (18.97%) SQL
6 9 (15.52%) Perl
7 7 (12.07%) PHP
8 6 (10.34%) Python
9 4 (6.90%) Bash Shell
9 4 (6.90%) Ruby
10 3 (5.17%) C
10 3 (5.17%) C++/CLI
10 3 (5.17%) Scala
10 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
11 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.45%) XAML
12 1 (1.72%) F#
12 1 (1.72%) Haskell
12 1 (1.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.72%) MCTS
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) HL7
1 1 (1.72%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO13485
System Software
1 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 12 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Perforce
3 4 (6.90%) Sitecore
4 2 (3.45%) ForgeRock
4 2 (3.45%) Pega
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.72%) Borland
5 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.72%) ESRI
5 1 (1.72%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) Telerik