Period
to 19 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £336 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

.NET Developer
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 42 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 18 45 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 3.55% 6.41% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 6.58% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 43 13
Oxford median daily rate £336 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.94% - +33.33%
10th Percentile £233 £300 £315
90th Percentile £448 £450 £585
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £400 £413
% change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +24.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 490 684 673
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 97.44% 98.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 588 505
Oxford median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +10.03%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £181
90th Percentile £559 £600 £575
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £438 £425
% change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +12.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 21
Oxford median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.10% +37.82% -45.91%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £46.88 £71.50 £36.50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +17.65% +3.03% -9.59%

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings that featured .NET Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Developer in Oxford

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing .NET Developer in Oxford.

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET Developer in Oxford

.NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET Developer in Oxford

.NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Developer in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Oxford

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (94.44%) C#
3 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
4 10 (55.56%) MVC
4 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
5 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (33.33%) XML
7 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
8 5 (27.78%) CSS
9 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 4 (22.22%) jQuery
9 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
9 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 3 (16.67%) SDLC
10 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (16.67%) Web Services
11 2 (11.11%) Windows
11 2 (11.11%) UML
11 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
11 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 2 (11.11%) Ajax
11 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
11 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (11.11%) WPF

.NET Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) CMS
1 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Functions
3 1 (5.56%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 10 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 8 (44.44%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (33.33%) XML
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
8 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 4 (22.22%) Entity Framework
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
8 4 (22.22%) jQuery
8 4 (22.22%) WCF
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
10 2 (11.11%) Ajax
10 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (11.11%) JSON
10 2 (11.11%) WPF
11 1 (5.56%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) MVC
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) UML
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (94.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Xamarin