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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
C#
Rank 31 17 8
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Contract jobs citing C# 29 31 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 4.57% 7.58% 13.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 13.81% 25.62% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 48
Average daily rate
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£365 £356 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.45% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £272 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £431 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -2.85%
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
210 121 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 33.12% 29.58% 43.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 67 116
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 8
Average hourly rate £18.50 £33.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.18% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £33.75 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £33.53 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.89% -4.21%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -12 14 £403 +15.82% 36
Abingdon +2 1 - - 11
Witney - 1 - - 4
Banbury - - - - 8
Bicester - - - - 3
Henley-on-Thames - - - -
Thame - - - - 1
Wallingford - - - - 4
Wantage - - - -
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 48 (71.64%) .NET
2 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
3 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
3 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (31.34%) CSS
4 21 (31.34%) HTML
5 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
6 17 (25.37%) SQL
6 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
7 16 (23.88%) TDD
7 16 (23.88%) Web Services
8 15 (22.39%) MVC
9 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
10 13 (19.40%) Java
11 12 (17.91%) WCF
12 11 (16.42%) WPF
12 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
13 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
14 8 (11.94%) Big Data
14 8 (11.94%) jQuery
14 8 (11.94%) Silverlight
14 8 (11.94%) XML
14 8 (11.94%) OO
15 7 (10.45%) Scrum
15 7 (10.45%) Umbraco
15 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (10.45%) Migration
15 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.45%) Umbraco
2 6 (8.96%) Node.js
2 6 (8.96%) CMS
3 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.46%) Apache
3 5 (7.46%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (5.97%) Zimbra
4 4 (5.97%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.49%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Office 365
1 1 (1.49%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
3 8 (11.94%) Big Data
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (10.45%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (10.45%) Hadoop
5 4 (5.97%) Couchbase
5 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (4.48%) RavenDB
7 2 (2.99%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.99%) CouchDB
7 2 (2.99%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.49%) MySQL
8 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) Subversion
2 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.99%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
4 1 (1.49%) JIRA
4 1 (1.49%) MSBuild
4 1 (1.49%) FxCop
4 1 (1.49%) StyleCop
General
1 4 (5.97%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.49%) Automotive
2 1 (1.49%) Electronics
2 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Banking
Job Titles
1 55 (82.09%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) .NET Developer
3 13 (19.40%) C# Developer
4 11 (16.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (14.93%) Architect
5 10 (14.93%) Senior Developer
6 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (11.94%) Data Architect
8 6 (8.96%) CRM Developer
8 6 (8.96%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (7.46%) Big Data Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Data Architect
9 5 (7.46%) Senior Architect
10 4 (5.97%) CMS Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior C# Developer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Software Developer
11 3 (4.48%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (71.64%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) CSS
2 21 (31.34%) HTML
3 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET
4 17 (25.37%) .NET Framework
5 16 (23.88%) Web Services
6 12 (17.91%) WCF
7 11 (16.42%) WPF
8 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (11.94%) jQuery
9 8 (11.94%) Silverlight
9 8 (11.94%) XML
10 7 (10.45%) REST
10 7 (10.45%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (8.96%) Backbone.js
11 6 (8.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (7.46%) Ember.js
13 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 4 (5.97%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Open Source
2 4 (5.97%) Google Search Appliance
3 3 (4.48%) W3C
3 3 (4.48%) Social Media
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.88%) TDD
3 15 (22.39%) MVC
4 8 (11.94%) OO
5 7 (10.45%) Scrum
5 7 (10.45%) Migration
5 7 (10.45%) BDD
6 6 (8.96%) MVVM
6 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.96%) CRM
7 5 (7.46%) Web Development
7 5 (7.46%) Data Migration
7 5 (7.46%) Analytics
8 3 (4.48%) ETL
8 3 (4.48%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.48%) DevOps
9 2 (2.99%) CRUD
9 2 (2.99%) Waterfall
9 2 (2.99%) Workflow
9 2 (2.99%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
2 17 (25.37%) SQL
3 13 (19.40%) Java
4 7 (10.45%) PowerShell
5 6 (8.96%) C++
5 6 (8.96%) PHP
5 6 (8.96%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.46%) Scala
7 3 (4.48%) C
8 2 (2.99%) VB6
8 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.99%) VB
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.49%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) IronPython
9 1 (1.49%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (7.46%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (7.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.90%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Sitecore
2 5 (7.46%) Twitter
3 4 (5.97%) Google
4 2 (2.99%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Telerik
5 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
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