Period
to 13 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 13 December 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.

Microsoft .NET (dotNet)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 15 14 40
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26 -6
Contract jobs citing .NET 42 111 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.24% 10.04% 6.04%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 22.83% 26.75% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 88 59
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +1.56% -18.37%
10th Percentile £319 £272 £325
90th Percentile £503 £446 £485
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £43.00 £48.75 £45.20
% change year-on-year -11.79% +7.87% +6.34%

.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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 184 415 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 31.72% 37.52% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 325 374
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.43% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £325 £311 £325
90th Percentile £575 £538 £590
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £54.67 £38.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.07% -3.13% +100.00%
10th Percentile £50.73 £33.38 £37.50
90th Percentile £60.20 £43.13 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +9.76%

.NET
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for .NET in Oxfordshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for .NET in Oxfordshire

.NET
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing .NET in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for .NET in Oxfordshire

.NET
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for .NET in Oxfordshire

.NET
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Abingdon +8 14 £406 -3.27% 9
Oxford -16 9 £375 -9.09% 36
Thame +10 3 £463 +32.14% 8
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 13 December 2019, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 25 (59.52%) MVC
3 23 (54.76%) Azure
4 20 (47.62%) Web Development
5 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
5 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (33.33%) CSS
8 13 (30.95%) jQuery
9 12 (28.57%) .NET Core
10 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (26.19%) HTML
11 10 (23.81%) SQL
12 9 (21.43%) RESTful
13 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
14 7 (16.67%) Web Services
14 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
14 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
15 6 (14.29%) DevOps
15 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
15 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
15 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
16 5 (11.90%) TDD
16 5 (11.90%) SOAP
16 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
16 5 (11.90%) AWS
16 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch

.NET
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (9.52%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 23 (54.76%) Azure
2 5 (11.90%) AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (4.76%) Azure Functions
4 2 (4.76%) Serverless
5 1 (2.38%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) MySQL
3 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 6 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (9.52%) Subversion
3 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
3 1 (2.38%) Cypress.io
3 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.38%) Mocha
3 1 (2.38%) Selenium
3 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
3 1 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
1 2 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 22 (52.38%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 6 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.52%) AWS Developer
7 4 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 14 (33.33%) CSS
2 13 (30.95%) jQuery
3 12 (28.57%) .NET Core
4 11 (26.19%) HTML
4 11 (26.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 9 (21.43%) RESTful
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 7 (16.67%) Web Services
7 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (11.90%) AngularJS
8 5 (11.90%) SOAP
9 4 (9.52%) Ajax
9 4 (9.52%) JSON
9 4 (9.52%) XML
10 2 (4.76%) REST
10 2 (4.76%) WPF
11 1 (2.38%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.38%) Node.js
11 1 (2.38%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.14%) User Experience
3 2 (4.76%) Life Science
4 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.14%) Windows
1 3 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.38%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) MVC
2 20 (47.62%) Web Development
3 18 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (42.86%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (14.29%) DevOps
5 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.90%) TDD
5 5 (11.90%) Test Automation
6 4 (9.52%) Full Text Search
6 4 (9.52%) Functional Programming
6 4 (9.52%) Mathematics
6 4 (9.52%) OO
6 4 (9.52%) Scrum
6 4 (9.52%) Time Management
6 4 (9.52%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.14%) OOD
7 3 (7.14%) SOLID
8 2 (4.76%) CRM
9 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 34 (80.95%) C#
2 15 (35.71%) JavaScript
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C++
5 1 (2.38%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.38%) F#
5 1 (2.38%) Go
5 1 (2.38%) Java
5 1 (2.38%) VB
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
1 1 (2.38%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.38%) UiPath