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 3 months to 29 March 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.

C#
Oxfordshire / Oxford
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 29 35
Rank change year-on-year +18 +6  
Contract jobs citing C# 33 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 12.00% 2.13% 3.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 22.30% 4.81% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 10
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £280 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £360 £349
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £23.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +9.21% +8.57%  

C# is in the programming language skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford with a requirement for programming language skills.

Contract Programming Language Skills
Oxford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for programming language skills 148 104 141
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 53.82% 44.26% 38.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 85 115
Median daily rate £405 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.70% +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £583
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 4
Median hourly rate £54.50 £11.00 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +395.45% -50.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £11.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11%  

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford citing C# as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Programming Languages category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 44 (91.67%) .NET
2 36 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (64.58%) HTML
4 30 (62.50%) CSS
4 30 (62.50%) MVC
5 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
6 21 (43.75%) jQuery
7 19 (39.58%) Ajax
7 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
8 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (33.33%) CSS3
10 15 (31.25%) HTML5
11 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
12 13 (27.08%) SQL
13 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
13 11 (22.92%) CMS
13 11 (22.92%) EPiServer
13 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (14.58%) Windows
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
15 6 (12.50%) Java
16 5 (10.42%) Scrum
16 5 (10.42%) Web Services
16 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
17 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
17 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 11 (22.92%) CMS
1 11 (22.92%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.08%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.08%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) LAN
1 2 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (2.08%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (39.58%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) LabVIEW
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (93.75%) Developer
2 36 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 31 (64.58%) .NET Developer
4 27 (56.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (47.92%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (43.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 11 (22.92%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 11 (22.92%) EPiServer Developer
8 11 (22.92%) VB.NET Developer
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Developer
10 7 (14.58%) Ajax Developer
10 7 (14.58%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (12.50%) Software Developer
12 5 (10.42%) C# Software Developer
13 4 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
13 4 (8.33%) Senior Developer
13 4 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
13 4 (8.33%) T-SQL Developer
14 3 (6.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (91.67%) .NET
2 36 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (64.58%) HTML
4 30 (62.50%) CSS
5 21 (43.75%) jQuery
6 19 (39.58%) Ajax
7 17 (35.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 16 (33.33%) CSS3
9 15 (31.25%) HTML5
10 14 (29.17%) .NET Framework
11 11 (22.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (10.42%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (10.42%) Web Services
13 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
13 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
14 3 (6.25%) WCF
14 3 (6.25%) WPF
14 3 (6.25%) XML
15 2 (4.17%) JSON
15 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 2 (4.17%) Android
3 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.17%) Unix
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (62.50%) MVC
2 7 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (10.42%) Scrum
4 3 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.25%) CRM
4 3 (6.25%) Migration
4 3 (6.25%) Network Design
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile Development
5 2 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (2.08%) API Development
6 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.08%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.08%) ETL
6 1 (2.08%) MVVM
6 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.08%) TDD
6 1 (2.08%) UML
6 1 (2.08%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.08%) SQL
3 11 (22.92%) VB.NET
4 6 (12.50%) Java
4 6 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.25%) C++
5 3 (6.25%) Perl
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) VB
6 2 (4.17%) XAML
7 1 (2.08%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.08%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.08%) SOQL
7 1 (2.08%) SOSL
7 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.08%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.17%) SAP
2 2 (4.17%) Telerik
2 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.08%) Oracle