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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 33 18 5
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -13
Contract jobs citing C# 38 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 5.03% 7.88% 14.75%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.79% 20.50% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 44
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £290 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £375 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £33.63 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -3.92%
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
257 161 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 34.04% 38.42% 45.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 107 114
Average daily rate £413 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 5
Average hourly rate £40.50 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -24 12 £350 +8.52% 17
Abingdon - 7 £375 - 2
Henley-on-Thames - 3 - - 1
Witney - 1 - - 1
Thame - - - - 1
Wallingford - - - - 1
Kidlington - - - -
Banbury - - - - 4
Bicester - - - - 1
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 66 (79.52%) .NET
2 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
3 36 (43.37%) ASP.NET
4 30 (36.14%) HTML
4 30 (36.14%) MVC
5 29 (34.94%) .NET Framework
5 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
5 29 (34.94%) SQL
6 26 (31.33%) CSS
7 25 (30.12%) Web Services
7 25 (30.12%) WCF
8 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (21.69%) REST
11 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
12 16 (19.28%) jQuery
12 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 15 (18.07%) VB.NET
14 13 (15.66%) XML
15 12 (14.46%) Windows
15 12 (14.46%) TDD
15 12 (14.46%) WPF
16 11 (13.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
18 9 (10.84%) Silverlight
18 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
19 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 6 (7.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.82%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.61%) CMS
3 3 (3.61%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.61%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.41%) Zimbra
4 2 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.20%) SAS
5 1 (1.20%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) EPiServer CMS
5 1 (1.20%) Node.js
5 1 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) SPSS
2 1 (1.20%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (54.22%) SQL Server
2 22 (26.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (19.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (9.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (6.02%) MongoDB
7 5 (6.02%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.61%) RavenDB
8 3 (3.61%) Big Data
9 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (2.41%) CouchDB
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (1.20%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (12.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (9.64%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.02%) Subversion
4 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.41%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.20%) NUnit
6 1 (1.20%) FxCop
6 1 (1.20%) StyleCop
6 1 (1.20%) MSBuild
General
1 6 (7.23%) Finance
2 4 (4.82%) Marketing
3 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.20%) Electronics
4 1 (1.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 71 (85.54%) Developer
2 43 (51.81%) .NET Developer
3 20 (24.10%) C# Developer
4 15 (18.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (12.05%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (9.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (8.43%) Programmer
8 5 (6.02%) VB.NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (6.02%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 5 (6.02%) CRM Developer
9 4 (4.82%) C# Programmer
9 4 (4.82%) Data Architect
9 4 (4.82%) Architect
9 4 (4.82%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (4.82%) Senior Developer
10 3 (3.61%) VB Developer
10 3 (3.61%) SQL Developer
10 3 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (3.61%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (79.52%) .NET
2 36 (43.37%) ASP.NET
3 30 (36.14%) HTML
4 29 (34.94%) .NET Framework
5 26 (31.33%) CSS
6 25 (30.12%) Web Services
6 25 (30.12%) WCF
7 18 (21.69%) REST
8 17 (20.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (19.28%) jQuery
10 15 (18.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (15.66%) XML
12 12 (14.46%) WPF
13 11 (13.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 9 (10.84%) Silverlight
14 9 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 8 (9.64%) XSLT
16 6 (7.23%) Ajax
17 4 (4.82%) Kendo UI
17 4 (4.82%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) N-Tier
2 5 (6.02%) Open Source
2 5 (6.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) W3C
3 3 (3.61%) Social Media
4 2 (2.41%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.41%) Google Search Appliance
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) DTV
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.46%) Windows
2 1 (1.20%) Linux
2 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) MVC
2 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (14.46%) TDD
4 7 (8.43%) MVVM
5 6 (7.23%) Unit Testing
5 6 (7.23%) OO
5 6 (7.23%) CRM
5 6 (7.23%) Migration
6 5 (6.02%) ETL
7 4 (4.82%) Workflow
7 4 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.82%) SOA
8 3 (3.61%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.61%) BDD
8 3 (3.61%) Waterfall
8 3 (3.61%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.41%) DevOps
9 2 (2.41%) Dependency Injection
9 2 (2.41%) Data Migration
9 2 (2.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.94%) JavaScript
1 29 (34.94%) SQL
2 15 (18.07%) VB.NET
3 8 (9.64%) Java
4 7 (8.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.61%) VB6
5 3 (3.61%) C
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.61%) VB
6 2 (2.41%) PHP
6 2 (2.41%) Assembly Language
6 2 (2.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.41%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
7 1 (1.20%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.20%) Degree
1 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (6.02%) Puppet
1 5 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.23%) Telerik
3 2 (2.41%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.41%) Google
4 1 (1.20%) Alterian
4 1 (1.20%) SAP
4 1 (1.20%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.20%) Twitter
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