The first table below looks at the demand for C# 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 C# over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Programming Languages category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 11 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -15
Contract jobs citing C# 50 27 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 10.33% 5.49% 13.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 32.05% 18.37% 35.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 43
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £463 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
- +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £45.00 £25.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +77.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
156 147 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 32.23% 29.88% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 80 103
Average daily rate £325 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £169 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 9
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.48% -38.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £14.00 £16.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £45.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
C#
South East

C#
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

C# Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing C# across the Oxfordshire region.

C# Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C#
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing C# across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

C# Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

C#
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# across the Oxfordshire region.

C# Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

C#
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 C# within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
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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 +8 22 £250 -28.57% 14
Abingdon +2 5 £375 -16.66% 6
Witney - 3 £220 - 3
Banbury +7 1 - -
Henley-on-Thames -2 1 - - 5
Kidlington - - - - 1
Bicester - - - - 2
Thame - - - - 1
Wallingford - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing C# 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 C#.

1 102 (89.47%) .NET
2 61 (53.51%) SQL Server
3 58 (50.88%) ASP.NET
4 46 (40.35%) MVC
5 36 (31.58%) SQL
6 34 (29.82%) HTML
7 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 33 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
8 30 (26.32%) jQuery
8 30 (26.32%) CSS
9 29 (25.44%) Web Services
10 25 (21.93%) .NET Framework
11 21 (18.42%) WCF
12 19 (16.67%) Windows
12 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
12 19 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 18 (15.79%) XML
14 17 (14.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 15 (13.16%) TDD
16 14 (12.28%) Ajax
16 14 (12.28%) Visual Studio
16 14 (12.28%) Scrum
17 13 (11.40%) Unit Testing
17 13 (11.40%) NHibernate
18 12 (10.53%) LINQ
18 12 (10.53%) REST
18 12 (10.53%) Couchbase
19 11 (9.65%) WPF
19 11 (9.65%) Web Development

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing C# 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 C#. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (6.14%) CMS
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.75%) Escenic
3 2 (1.75%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.75%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
4 1 (0.88%) SAS
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.39%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
1 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (53.51%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (10.53%) Couchbase
5 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 6 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.63%) MySQL
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.75%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.75%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Visual Studio
2 11 (9.65%) NUnit
3 10 (8.77%) MSTest
4 9 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.39%) Subversion
7 4 (3.51%) CruiseControl
7 4 (3.51%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 4 (3.51%) MSBuild
8 3 (2.63%) TestComplete
8 3 (2.63%) JIRA
9 2 (1.75%) Selenium
10 1 (0.88%) FitNesse
10 1 (0.88%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
10 1 (0.88%) Moq
10 1 (0.88%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.26%) Finance
1 6 (5.26%) Marketing
2 3 (2.63%) Games
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
3 2 (1.75%) Electronics
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.75%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.75%) Automotive
3 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.88%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 88 (77.19%) Developer
2 60 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 24 (21.05%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.54%) ASP.NET Developer
5 19 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (11.40%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 12 (10.53%) Senior Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Analyst
8 10 (8.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (7.02%) Programmer
10 7 (6.14%) Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Security Consultant
11 6 (5.26%) Software Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) Security Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) Security Engineer
11 6 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
11 6 (5.26%) IT Security Engineer
12 5 (4.39%) .NET Programmer
12 5 (4.39%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (89.47%) .NET
2 58 (50.88%) ASP.NET
3 34 (29.82%) HTML
4 33 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 30 (26.32%) CSS
5 30 (26.32%) jQuery
6 29 (25.44%) Web Services
7 25 (21.93%) .NET Framework
8 21 (18.42%) WCF
9 18 (15.79%) XML
10 17 (14.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 14 (12.28%) Ajax
12 13 (11.40%) NHibernate
13 12 (10.53%) REST
13 12 (10.53%) LINQ
14 11 (9.65%) WPF
15 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 10 (8.77%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (8.77%) HTML5
15 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) N-Tier
2 3 (2.63%) Physics
3 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.75%) DTV
3 2 (1.75%) Social Media
4 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (0.88%) CCTV
4 1 (0.88%) NHS
4 1 (0.88%) Firmware
4 1 (0.88%) Open Source
4 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Android
2 4 (3.51%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (40.35%) MVC
2 15 (13.16%) TDD
3 14 (12.28%) Scrum
4 13 (11.40%) Unit Testing
5 11 (9.65%) Web Development
6 9 (7.89%) CRM
7 8 (7.02%) OOP
7 8 (7.02%) Migration
7 8 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.14%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (5.26%) MVVM
9 6 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 5 (4.39%) OO
10 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (4.39%) BDD
10 5 (4.39%) Automation Testing
11 4 (3.51%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.51%) Waterfall
11 4 (3.51%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (31.58%) SQL
2 33 (28.95%) JavaScript
3 10 (8.77%) VB.NET
4 9 (7.89%) Java
5 4 (3.51%) Python
6 3 (2.63%) C++
7 2 (1.75%) VB
7 2 (1.75%) Objective-C
7 2 (1.75%) Ruby
7 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.75%) Scala
8 1 (0.88%) VB6
8 1 (0.88%) Embedded C++
8 1 (0.88%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 6 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.88%) ISEB
2 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
2 2 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 19 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.51%) Oracle
2 4 (3.51%) Sitecore
3 3 (2.63%) Telerik
4 2 (1.75%) SAP
4 2 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) Google
5 1 (0.88%) Facebook
5 1 (0.88%) Twitter
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
OCC Computer personnel
Rate: 200-250 Per Annum 200 - 250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago