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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
C#
Rank 18 15 9
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing C# 40 42 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 6.96% 8.90% 10.54%
As % of the Programming Languages category 18.52% 22.11% 30.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 19 31
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£295 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.17% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £320 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £388 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £27.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
216 190 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 37.57% 40.25% 34.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 123 73
Average daily rate £350 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 7
Average hourly rate £30.63 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% +44.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.00 £25.00
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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 17 £250 -28.57% 14
Witney - 5 £225 - 3
Abingdon - 2 £400 - 1
Banbury - - - -
Bicester - - - - 1
Henley-on-Thames - - - - 2
Kidlington - - - -
Eynsham - - - -
Thame - - - -
Wallingford - - - - 2
C#
South East

C#
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 76 (84.44%) .NET
2 51 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 40 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 33 (36.67%) MVC
5 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 27 (30.00%) HTML
7 26 (28.89%) SQL
7 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (26.67%) WCF
9 22 (24.44%) jQuery
9 22 (24.44%) Web Services
9 22 (24.44%) CSS
10 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 19 (21.11%) .NET Framework
11 19 (21.11%) Windows
12 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
12 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2012
13 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
14 14 (15.56%) REST
15 13 (14.44%) XML
15 13 (14.44%) VB.NET
16 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
16 12 (13.33%) WPF
17 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 9 (10.00%) Migration
19 9 (10.00%) TDD
19 9 (10.00%) CRM
19 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
19 9 (10.00%) HTML5

C#
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 4 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.33%) CMS
3 2 (2.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.22%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (2.22%) Escenic
3 2 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.22%) MQSeries
3 2 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.11%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
4 1 (1.11%) Kentico
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) SPSS
2 1 (1.11%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.22%) GitHub
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.22%) Wireless
2 1 (1.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (18.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.67%) Couchbase
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 5 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (3.33%) MySQL
7 2 (2.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.22%) Big Data
8 1 (1.11%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.11%) Data Mining
8 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (7.78%) Subversion
4 3 (3.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.22%) NUnit
5 2 (2.22%) MSTest
6 1 (1.11%) Rhino Mocks
6 1 (1.11%) Moq
6 1 (1.11%) Selenium
6 1 (1.11%) JIRA
6 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (6.67%) Marketing
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
3 3 (3.33%) Automotive
3 3 (3.33%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.22%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.22%) Electronics
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (81.11%) Developer
2 42 (46.67%) .NET Developer
3 21 (23.33%) C# Developer
4 15 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Analyst
6 9 (10.00%) Programmer
6 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (6.67%) IT Security Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) IT Security Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Security Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Security Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Security Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) SQL Developer
8 5 (5.56%) C# Programmer
8 5 (5.56%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (4.44%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (84.44%) .NET
2 40 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 27 (30.00%) HTML
4 24 (26.67%) WCF
5 22 (24.44%) jQuery
5 22 (24.44%) Web Services
5 22 (24.44%) CSS
6 20 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (21.11%) .NET Framework
8 14 (15.56%) REST
9 13 (14.44%) XML
10 12 (13.33%) WPF
11 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 9 (10.00%) HTML5
13 9 (10.00%) LINQ
14 8 (8.89%) Ajax
15 7 (7.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 6 (6.67%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) N-Tier
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.33%) Open Source
3 3 (3.33%) Physics
4 2 (2.22%) User Experience
4 2 (2.22%) Social Media
4 2 (2.22%) DTV
4 2 (2.22%) Firmware
5 1 (1.11%) NHS
5 1 (1.11%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.11%) Windows
2 4 (4.44%) Android
2 4 (4.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (1.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) MVC
2 26 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (10.00%) Migration
3 9 (10.00%) TDD
3 9 (10.00%) CRM
4 8 (8.89%) OOP
5 7 (7.78%) MVVM
5 7 (7.78%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.67%) BDD
6 6 (6.67%) OO
7 5 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.56%) Scrum
7 5 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.44%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.44%) Software Engineering
9 3 (3.33%) SOA
9 3 (3.33%) DevOps
9 3 (3.33%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 30 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 26 (28.89%) SQL
3 13 (14.44%) VB.NET
4 8 (8.89%) Java
5 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (4.44%) VB
6 3 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 3 (3.33%) VB6
6 3 (3.33%) Ruby
7 2 (2.22%) Scala
7 2 (2.22%) Assembly Language
7 2 (2.22%) C
7 2 (2.22%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.11%) PHP
8 1 (1.11%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Puppet
1 1 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.56%) Telerik
3 3 (3.33%) Oracle
4 2 (2.22%) JBoss
4 2 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (1.11%) Alterian
5 1 (1.11%) Facebook
5 1 (1.11%) Twitter
5 1 (1.11%) Google
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