Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 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.

C#
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 22 25 37
Rank change year-on-year +3 +12 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 36 65 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 6.95% 9.25% 5.23%
As % of the Programming Languages category 12.81% 16.84% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 60 21
Oxford median daily rate £345 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.75% +9.59% +21.67%
10th Percentile £255 £300 £288
90th Percentile £451 £476 £675
Oxfordshire median daily rate £350 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxford median hourly rate - - £36.25
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year - +9.59% -5.81%

C# is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 281 386 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 54.25% 54.91% 55.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 330 291
Oxford median daily rate £425 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £213
90th Percentile £550 £590 £575
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £438
% change year-on-year -5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Oxford median hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 £21.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +111.37% -59.45%
10th Percentile £46.50 £32.50 £13.16
90th Percentile £52.50 £77.50 £41.85
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% -7.69%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for C# in Oxford

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Oxford

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Oxford over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Oxford

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Oxford

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 21 (58.33%) MVC
4 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (36.11%) HTML
6 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
7 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
8 9 (25.00%) CSS
9 6 (16.67%) XML
9 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (13.89%) WCF
10 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
10 5 (13.89%) jQuery
11 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
11 4 (11.11%) OO
11 4 (11.11%) Web Services
11 4 (11.11%) Vue.js
11 4 (11.11%) WPF
11 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (11.11%) SaaS
11 4 (11.11%) HTML5
11 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
12 3 (8.33%) Node.js
12 3 (8.33%) Selenium
12 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server

C#
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 (2.78%) CMS
1 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.78%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Azure Functions
3 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.56%) Redis
3 1 (2.78%) Big Data
3 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
1 3 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (80.56%) Developer
2 17 (47.22%) .NET Developer
2 17 (47.22%) C# Developer
3 11 (30.56%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.89%) Angular Developer
8 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (11.11%) Software Developer
8 4 (11.11%) SQL Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.56%) AWS Developer
9 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
10 1 (2.78%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.78%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (75.00%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) ASP.NET
3 13 (36.11%) HTML
4 11 (30.56%) .NET Framework
5 10 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 9 (25.00%) CSS
7 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (16.67%) XML
8 5 (13.89%) jQuery
8 5 (13.89%) WCF
9 4 (11.11%) Entity Framework
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
9 4 (11.11%) Vue.js
9 4 (11.11%) Web Services
9 4 (11.11%) WPF
10 3 (8.33%) .NET Core
10 3 (8.33%) Node.js
11 2 (5.56%) Angular 2
11 2 (5.56%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Android
1 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) MVC
2 13 (36.11%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) OO
3 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) SDLC
5 2 (5.56%) BDD
5 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
5 2 (5.56%) Data Management
5 2 (5.56%) Front End Development
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
5 2 (5.56%) OOP
5 2 (5.56%) SOLID
5 2 (5.56%) TDD
5 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
5 2 (5.56%) UML
5 2 (5.56%) UX Design
5 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (30.56%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) C++
4 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin