The table below looks at the statistics 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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 17 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs citing C# 62 44 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 8.81% 8.30% 8.21%
As % of the Programming Languages category 20.60% 24.58% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 27 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £300 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -17.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £223 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £410 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.38 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.68% +7.14%
C#
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Programming Languages Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
301 179 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.76% 33.77% 36.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 115 109
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.00% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 7
Average hourly rate £39.00 £25.63 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.19% -18.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.32 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £32.13 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+11.42% +4.47%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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 -8 27 £413 +65.00% 39
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 93 (77.50%) .NET
2 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (40.83%) SQL
4 46 (38.33%) Microsoft
5 43 (35.83%) TDD
6 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 38 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (30.00%) WPF
9 32 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 32 (26.67%) HTML
10 30 (25.00%) CSS
10 30 (25.00%) OOP
11 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
12 28 (23.33%) Scrum
13 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
13 26 (21.67%) OO
13 26 (21.67%) C++
14 25 (20.83%) JavaScript
14 25 (20.83%) Visual Studio
14 25 (20.83%) Windows
15 23 (19.17%) PowerShell
16 22 (18.33%) SharePoint
17 21 (17.50%) Web Services
18 19 (15.83%) WinForms
19 17 (14.17%) Multithreading
20 16 (13.33%) SDLC
21 15 (12.50%) Windows 8
21 15 (12.50%) AngularJS
21 15 (12.50%) Relational Database
21 15 (12.50%) C++/CLI

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 22 (18.33%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.00%) Apache
2 6 (5.00%) CMS
3 5 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (3.33%) Drupal
5 2 (1.67%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.67%) Zimbra
5 2 (1.67%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.67%) Boomi
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 14 (11.67%) MySQL
4 8 (6.67%) Big Data
5 7 (5.83%) Microsoft Power View
5 7 (5.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (5.00%) SSDT
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (3.33%) OLAP
8 4 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (3.33%) OLAP Cube
9 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.83%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 32 (26.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 11 (9.17%) Subversion
4 9 (7.50%) ReSharper
5 8 (6.67%) MSBuild
6 7 (5.83%) Jenkins
6 7 (5.83%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 6 (5.00%) WinDbg
8 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.67%) Selenium
8 2 (1.67%) HP UFT
8 2 (1.67%) NUnit
9 1 (0.83%) Rational DOORS
General
1 12 (10.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.67%) Electronics
3 2 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Marketing
4 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.83%) Games
4 1 (0.83%) Military
Job Titles
1 74 (61.67%) Developer
2 27 (22.50%) C# Developer
3 22 (18.33%) Software Engineer
4 21 (17.50%) .NET Developer
5 17 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (11.67%) Architect
7 13 (10.83%) Analyst
8 11 (9.17%) Programmer
9 9 (7.50%) Business Analyst
9 9 (7.50%) Software Developer
10 8 (6.67%) Senior Developer
11 7 (5.83%) SharePoint Architect
12 6 (5.00%) Administrator
12 6 (5.00%) Server Administrator
13 5 (4.17%) Technical Business Analyst
13 5 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
13 5 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
13 5 (4.17%) C# Programmer
14 4 (3.33%) LAMP Developer
14 4 (3.33%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (77.50%) .NET
2 36 (30.00%) WPF
3 32 (26.67%) HTML
4 30 (25.00%) CSS
5 29 (24.17%) ASP.NET
6 21 (17.50%) Web Services
7 19 (15.83%) WinForms
8 15 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 13 (10.83%) XML
10 12 (10.00%) jQuery
11 11 (9.17%) WCF
12 9 (7.50%) HTML5
12 9 (7.50%) ADO.NET
12 9 (7.50%) SOAP
13 8 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
14 7 (5.83%) CSS3
14 7 (5.83%) .NET Framework
15 5 (4.17%) Ajax
15 5 (4.17%) XHTML
15 5 (4.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 6 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 5 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.33%) User Experience
4 4 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
4 4 (3.33%) Informatics
5 2 (1.67%) Social Media
5 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.67%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.67%) Google Search Appliance
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.83%) DTV
6 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.83%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 25 (20.83%) Windows
2 15 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 15 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 6 (5.00%) Linux
3 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.33%) CentOS
5 2 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (59.17%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (35.83%) TDD
3 38 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (25.00%) OOP
5 28 (23.33%) Scrum
6 26 (21.67%) OO
6 26 (21.67%) Software Engineering
7 17 (14.17%) Multithreading
8 16 (13.33%) SDLC
9 15 (12.50%) MVC
10 14 (11.67%) Configuration Management
11 13 (10.83%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (9.17%) UML
14 7 (5.83%) Refactoring
14 7 (5.83%) Kanban
15 6 (5.00%) OOD
15 6 (5.00%) CRM
16 5 (4.17%) E-Commerce
16 5 (4.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 49 (40.83%) SQL
2 26 (21.67%) C++
3 25 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 23 (19.17%) PowerShell
5 15 (12.50%) C++/CLI
5 15 (12.50%) Java
6 14 (11.67%) T-SQL
7 11 (9.17%) Python
8 6 (5.00%) Perl
8 6 (5.00%) PHP
9 4 (3.33%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.67%) C
11 1 (0.83%) VBScript
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.83%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.83%) IronPython
11 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 14 (11.67%) Degree
2 3 (2.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) SCCM
1 6 (5.00%) Puppet
2 4 (3.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.67%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 46 (38.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.67%) Perforce
3 10 (8.33%) Infragistics
4 9 (7.50%) VMware
5 6 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.67%) HP
6 2 (1.67%) Dell
6 2 (1.67%) CA
6 2 (1.67%) Informatica
6 2 (1.67%) Google
6 2 (1.67%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.83%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
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