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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 33 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing C# 33 54 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.80% 11.54% 9.09%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.16% 38.57% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 21
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£348 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £259 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
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
233 140 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.87% 29.91% 31.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 81 65
Average daily rate £363 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 1 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £37.50 £14.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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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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 -25 11 £325 - 48
Abingdon +2 4 £450 +35.84% 12
Banbury - - - - 6
Bicester - - - - 2
Faringdon - - - -
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 3
Wantage - - - - 1
Witney - - - - 3
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 57 (72.15%) .NET
2 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
3 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
4 23 (29.11%) Web Services
5 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
5 22 (27.85%) SQL
5 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
6 21 (26.58%) TDD
7 18 (22.78%) HTML
7 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
7 18 (22.78%) CSS
8 17 (21.52%) Java
8 17 (21.52%) WCF
9 15 (18.99%) WPF
9 15 (18.99%) MVC
10 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
11 11 (13.92%) XML
12 10 (12.66%) Silverlight
12 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
12 10 (12.66%) REST
12 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
13 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (11.39%) BDD
13 9 (11.39%) Puppet
13 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
14 8 (10.13%) AngularJS

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (8.86%) Umbraco
2 6 (7.59%) CMS
2 6 (7.59%) Node.js
3 5 (6.33%) Apache
3 5 (6.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.06%) Zimbra
5 3 (3.80%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.53%) IIS
6 2 (2.53%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.27%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.27%) Office 365
2 1 (1.27%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (36.71%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (13.92%) NoSQL
4 10 (12.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (11.39%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (10.13%) Big Data
6 8 (10.13%) MongoDB
7 7 (8.86%) Hadoop
8 4 (5.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.06%) Couchbase
9 3 (3.80%) RavenDB
9 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (2.53%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (2.53%) CouchDB
10 2 (2.53%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Power View
11 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (8.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.59%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.80%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.80%) Subversion
4 3 (3.80%) JIRA
5 2 (2.53%) MSBuild
5 2 (2.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.27%) NUnit
6 1 (1.27%) FxCop
6 1 (1.27%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (5.06%) Finance
2 2 (2.53%) Electronics
3 1 (1.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (77.22%) Developer
2 33 (41.77%) .NET Developer
3 19 (24.05%) C# Developer
4 17 (21.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Architect
5 12 (15.19%) Senior Developer
6 8 (10.13%) Data Architect
6 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (8.86%) CRM Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Data Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Architect
8 5 (6.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Big Data Architect
8 5 (6.33%) AWS Architect
8 5 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (72.15%) .NET
2 23 (29.11%) Web Services
2 23 (29.11%) .NET Framework
3 18 (22.78%) ASP.NET
3 18 (22.78%) CSS
3 18 (22.78%) HTML
4 17 (21.52%) WCF
5 15 (18.99%) WPF
6 11 (13.92%) XML
7 10 (12.66%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (12.66%) Silverlight
7 10 (12.66%) REST
8 8 (10.13%) AngularJS
8 8 (10.13%) jQuery
9 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (7.59%) Backbone.js
10 5 (6.33%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (6.33%) Ember.js
10 5 (6.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.86%) Open Source
1 7 (8.86%) Social Media
1 7 (8.86%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.33%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.06%) Google Search Appliance
3 4 (5.06%) Informatics
4 2 (2.53%) W3C
4 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.27%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.27%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.80%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Android
3 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.65%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.58%) TDD
3 15 (18.99%) MVC
4 10 (12.66%) Software Engineering
5 9 (11.39%) BDD
6 8 (10.13%) OO
7 7 (8.86%) CRM
7 7 (8.86%) Scrum
8 6 (7.59%) MVVM
8 6 (7.59%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.33%) Migration
9 5 (6.33%) Analytics
9 5 (6.33%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.33%) Web Development
10 4 (5.06%) UML
11 3 (3.80%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.80%) ETL
11 3 (3.80%) Configuration Management
11 3 (3.80%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.53%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.85%) JavaScript
1 22 (27.85%) SQL
2 17 (21.52%) Java
3 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
4 7 (8.86%) C++
5 6 (7.59%) PHP
6 5 (6.33%) T-SQL
6 5 (6.33%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.33%) Scala
7 2 (2.53%) C
8 1 (1.27%) Python
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.27%) Embedded C++
8 1 (1.27%) IronPython
8 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) MCAD
2 1 (1.27%) MCSD
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.27%) MCTS
2 1 (1.27%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (11.39%) Puppet
1 9 (11.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (27.85%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.33%) Sitecore
2 5 (6.33%) Twitter
3 4 (5.06%) Google
4 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.27%) Telerik
5 1 (1.27%) EPiServer
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