Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for .NET skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited .NET over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 44 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 -24 +6
Contract jobs citing .NET 46 42 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.30% 5.85% 8.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.29% 14.43% 20.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 28 58
Oxford median daily rate £400 £504 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.63% +33.51% +30.17%
10th Percentile £329 £314 £213
90th Percentile £431 £675 £425
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £500 £375
% change year-on-year -20.00% +33.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxford median hourly rate - - £45.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £29.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -33.89% -

.NET is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 266 291 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 36.44% 40.53% 41.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 230 235
Oxford median daily rate £450 £440 £412
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +6.93% -3.18%
10th Percentile £325 £310 £261
90th Percentile £590 £551 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 7
Oxford median hourly rate - £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £21.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +29.31%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing .NET as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Oxford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Oxford

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Oxford

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Oxford

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxford region with a requirement for .NET.

1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET
2 38 (82.61%) MVC
3 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
4 35 (76.09%) HTML
5 33 (71.74%) SQL
5 33 (71.74%) CSS
6 28 (60.87%) AngularJS
7 24 (52.17%) jQuery
7 24 (52.17%) VB.NET
8 22 (47.83%) Web Services
8 22 (47.83%) Ajax
8 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
9 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (17.39%) REST
12 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
13 6 (13.04%) TDD
13 6 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
13 6 (13.04%) Entity Framework
13 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
14 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
14 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
14 5 (10.87%) Java
15 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
15 4 (8.70%) SOAP
15 4 (8.70%) Refactoring

.NET
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 3 (6.52%) IIS
2 2 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 2 (4.35%) Sitefinity
3 1 (2.17%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.17%) CMS
3 1 (2.17%) Kentico
3 1 (2.17%) NServiceBus
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 22 (47.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.52%) IaaS
4 3 (6.52%) PaaS
5 1 (2.17%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.52%) OLAP
2 3 (6.52%) OLAP Cube
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.17%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
General
1 2 (4.35%) Publishing
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 45 (97.83%) Developer
2 33 (71.74%) .NET Developer
3 31 (67.39%) C# Developer
4 26 (56.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (52.17%) SQL Developer
6 22 (47.83%) ASP.NET Developer
6 22 (47.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (45.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 21 (45.65%) SQL Server Developer
8 19 (41.30%) AWS Developer
9 3 (6.52%) Applications Developer
10 2 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
10 2 (4.35%) Xamarin Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Cloud Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Senior C# Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Senior Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Sitecore Developer
11 1 (2.17%) Technical Architect
11 1 (2.17%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (82.61%) ASP.NET
2 35 (76.09%) HTML
3 33 (71.74%) CSS
4 28 (60.87%) AngularJS
5 24 (52.17%) jQuery
6 22 (47.83%) Ajax
6 22 (47.83%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (17.39%) REST
8 7 (15.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.04%) Entity Framework
9 6 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
10 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (8.70%) Angular 2
11 4 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (8.70%) SOAP
12 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.52%) HTML5
12 3 (6.52%) JSON
12 3 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
2 1 (2.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (82.61%) MVC
2 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (13.04%) TDD
3 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
4 4 (8.70%) DevOps
4 4 (8.70%) Refactoring
5 3 (6.52%) BDD
5 3 (6.52%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.35%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) RAD
6 2 (4.35%) Scrum
6 2 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.35%) Web Development
7 1 (2.17%) MVVM
7 1 (2.17%) OO
7 1 (2.17%) OOP
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
7 1 (2.17%) SEO
7 1 (2.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 39 (84.78%) C#
2 37 (80.43%) JavaScript
3 33 (71.74%) SQL
4 24 (52.17%) VB.NET
5 5 (10.87%) Java
5 5 (10.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.17%) DBS Check
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (6.52%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.52%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (6.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.52%) Oracle
2 3 (6.52%) Twitter
2 3 (6.52%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase
3 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.17%) Capita
4 1 (2.17%) SAP
4 1 (2.17%) Sitecore