Period
to 20 May 2018

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 20 May 2018 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 13 39
Rank change year-on-year -9 +26 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 51 59 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 7.82% 10.15% 4.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 17.47% 22.35% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 43 19
Oxford median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.68% +0.65%
10th Percentile £297 £313 £290
90th Percentile £475 £438 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Oxford median hourly rate - - £11.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £11.00

.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 292 264 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 44.79% 45.44% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 188 152
Oxford median daily rate £435 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +1.80% +1.83%
10th Percentile £289 £313 £280
90th Percentile £568 £588 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £425 £383
% change year-on-year +2.94% +11.11% -4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 4
Oxford median hourly rate £43.75 £49.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.62% +209.38% +10.34%
10th Percentile £19.13 £43.65 £12.20
90th Percentile £54.88 £53.35 £31.35
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +5.56% +181.25% -13.51%

.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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing .NET also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for .NET.

1 37 (72.55%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 30 (58.82%) MVC
3 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
4 28 (54.90%) HTML
5 24 (47.06%) SQL
5 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
6 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
8 17 (33.33%) Web Services
8 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (31.37%) CSS
10 15 (29.41%) jQuery
11 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
11 14 (27.45%) Razor View Engine
12 13 (25.49%) Java
13 12 (23.53%) HTML5
13 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (21.57%) Ajax
15 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
15 10 (19.61%) REST
16 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 9 (17.65%) Web Development
17 8 (15.69%) Web Application Development
17 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
18 7 (13.73%) UX Design
18 7 (13.73%) Go
18 7 (13.73%) User Experience
18 7 (13.73%) Microservices
18 7 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform

.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 6 (11.76%) NServiceBus
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (27.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (13.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.96%) IaaS
4 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.96%) Power BI
2 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.96%) Babel
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) gulp
2 1 (1.96%) MSTest
2 1 (1.96%) NUnit
General
1 3 (5.88%) Back Office
2 1 (1.96%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (94.12%) Developer
2 27 (52.94%) C# Developer
3 25 (49.02%) .NET Developer
4 20 (39.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (35.29%) ASP.NET Developer
6 16 (31.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 15 (29.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (27.45%) SQL Developer
9 10 (19.61%) AWS Developer
9 10 (19.61%) SQL Server Developer
10 9 (17.65%) Web Developer
11 7 (13.73%) Cloud Developer
12 4 (7.84%) Azure Developer
12 4 (7.84%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
13 3 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
13 3 (5.88%) Software Developer
14 1 (1.96%) Architect
14 1 (1.96%) Desktop Support
14 1 (1.96%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) ASP.NET
2 28 (54.90%) HTML
3 20 (39.22%) AngularJS
4 17 (33.33%) Web Services
5 16 (31.37%) CSS
6 15 (29.41%) jQuery
7 14 (27.45%) Razor View Engine
8 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (23.53%) HTML5
9 11 (21.57%) Ajax
10 10 (19.61%) REST
11 6 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (7.84%) .NET Core
12 4 (7.84%) .NET Framework
12 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
13 1 (1.96%) Flask
13 1 (1.96%) React
13 1 (1.96%) Redux
13 1 (1.96%) Universal Windows Platform
13 1 (1.96%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) N-Tier
1 7 (13.73%) User Experience
2 4 (7.84%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (58.82%) MVC
2 23 (45.10%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Web Development
4 8 (15.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (15.69%) Web Application Development
5 7 (13.73%) Microservices
5 7 (13.73%) UX Design
6 6 (11.76%) CRM
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.92%) RAD
9 1 (1.96%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL
9 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.96%) OOP
9 1 (1.96%) Scrum
9 1 (1.96%) SDLC
9 1 (1.96%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.96%) TDD
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Analysis
9 1 (1.96%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 37 (72.55%) C#
2 29 (56.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (47.06%) SQL
4 13 (25.49%) Java
5 10 (19.61%) VB.NET
6 7 (13.73%) Go
7 4 (7.84%) Java 8
8 2 (3.92%) C
8 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.96%) ES6
9 1 (1.96%) Perl
9 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
3 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.96%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Google
3 2 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle