The median contractor rate for a .NET Developer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 3 months to 25 June 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.

.NET Developer
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 41 30
Rank change year-on-year +14 -11  
Contract jobs requiring a .NET Developer 19 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 5.85% 1.02% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 1.05% 4.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 13
Median daily rate £400 £345 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.94% +7.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £309 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £381 £397
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.84%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £41.25
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03%  

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 314 287 334
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 96.62% 97.29% 98.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 210 258
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £135 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.81% -45.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.92 £8.80 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £145.00 £22.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

.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 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 25 June 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 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 41 (91.11%) C#
3 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
5 32 (71.11%) CSS
5 32 (71.11%) HTML
6 31 (68.89%) MVC
7 30 (66.67%) jQuery
8 27 (60.00%) Ajax
9 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
10 22 (48.89%) VB.NET
11 20 (44.44%) SQL
12 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
13 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
13 13 (28.89%) HTML5
13 13 (28.89%) CSS3
14 11 (24.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
14 11 (24.44%) CMS
14 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
14 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (24.44%) EPiServer
15 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
16 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
17 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
17 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
17 4 (8.89%) Confluence
17 4 (8.89%) Atlassian
17 4 (8.89%) Scala
17 4 (8.89%) JIRA
17 4 (8.89%) WCF

.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 11 (24.44%) CMS
1 11 (24.44%) EPiServer
2 4 (8.89%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (51.11%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (17.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 1 (2.22%) MSTest
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) ASP.NET
3 32 (71.11%) CSS
3 32 (71.11%) HTML
4 30 (66.67%) jQuery
5 27 (60.00%) Ajax
6 14 (31.11%) .NET Framework
7 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (28.89%) CSS3
7 13 (28.89%) HTML5
8 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
8 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
9 4 (8.89%) WCF
10 3 (6.67%) Web Services
11 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 2 (4.44%) REST
12 1 (2.22%) .NET Core
12 1 (2.22%) Unity DI Container
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (68.89%) MVC
2 11 (24.44%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 35 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 22 (48.89%) VB.NET
4 20 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (8.89%) Scala
5 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.44%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) VB
7 1 (2.22%) VB6
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Atlassian