The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
.NET Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 16 - 38
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 26 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 9.35% - 1.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.35% - 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 6
Median daily rate £350 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 - £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +2.22% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.25 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.00% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 278 226 356
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 100.00% 95.36% 95.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 199 173 242
Median daily rate £375 £355 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% -13.41%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 26
Median hourly rate £14.20 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.06% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.80 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

.NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford that featured .NET Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Developer in Oxford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET Developer in Oxford

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region featuring .NET Developer in the job title.

1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (96.88%) C#
3 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
4 22 (68.75%) CSS
4 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
5 21 (65.63%) HTML
6 20 (62.50%) jQuery
6 20 (62.50%) MVC
7 18 (56.25%) Ajax
8 14 (43.75%) CSS3
8 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (40.63%) HTML5
9 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
10 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
11 11 (34.38%) CMS
11 11 (34.38%) EPiServer
11 11 (34.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
12 10 (31.25%) SQL
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
15 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
16 3 (9.38%) Scrum
16 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
17 2 (6.25%) Windows
17 2 (6.25%) WinForms
17 2 (6.25%) VB
17 2 (6.25%) Java

.NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (34.38%) CMS
1 11 (34.38%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Chatbot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) .NET
2 26 (81.25%) ASP.NET
3 22 (68.75%) CSS
4 21 (65.63%) HTML
5 20 (62.50%) jQuery
6 18 (56.25%) Ajax
7 14 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (43.75%) CSS3
8 13 (40.63%) .NET Framework
8 13 (40.63%) HTML5
9 11 (34.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
10 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (6.25%) WCF
10 2 (6.25%) WinForms
10 2 (6.25%) XML
11 1 (3.13%) DHTML
11 1 (3.13%) Web Services
11 1 (3.13%) WPF
11 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) MVC
2 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (9.38%) Scrum
3 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.13%) API Development
4 1 (3.13%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) UML
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 22 (68.75%) JavaScript
3 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 10 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) VB
6 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
6 1 (3.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.13%) SAP
1 1 (3.13%) Telerik