Period
to 23 September 2018

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 23 September 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)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 48 32
Rank change year-on-year +28 -16 -22
Contract jobs citing .NET 102 57 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.31% 4.83% 6.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 21.07% 12.56% 15.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 46 45
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £270 £325 £325
90th Percentile £475 £438 £630
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £29.75
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% -

.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 484 454 512
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.41% 38.51% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 387 347 376
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £316 £313
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £431 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +4.55% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +104.82% -7.78%
10th Percentile £26.13 £41.25 £13.63
90th Percentile £54.88 £43.75 £34.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +16.79%

.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 23 September 2018.

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 23 September 2018. 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
Oxford +17 53 £406 +1.56% 43
Abingdon -1 13 £420 +20.00% 11
Kidlington +2 4 £425 +3.66% 1
Thame - 4 £388 - 3
Bicester - 3 £325 -
Banbury - 2 £325 - 6
Burford - 1 £245 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for .NET.

1 72 (70.59%) HTML
1 72 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 54 (52.94%) C#
3 52 (50.98%) AngularJS
4 49 (48.04%) SQL
5 47 (46.08%) CSS
6 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET
6 42 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (41.18%) jQuery
7 38 (37.25%) SQL Server
8 32 (31.37%) MVC
9 26 (25.49%) Web Services
10 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
10 25 (24.51%) HTML5
11 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
12 23 (22.55%) Go
12 23 (22.55%) Java
13 22 (21.57%) Angular 2
14 18 (17.65%) .NET Framework
15 16 (15.69%) Web Development
16 14 (13.73%) Web Application Development
16 14 (13.73%) User Experience
16 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
17 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
17 13 (12.75%) Ajax
17 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
18 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
19 11 (10.78%) UX Design
19 11 (10.78%) Microservices
19 11 (10.78%) Front End Development

.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 6 (5.88%) CMS
1 6 (5.88%) Kentico
2 3 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.96%) WordPress
4 1 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.98%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.98%) Confluence
4 1 (0.98%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.98%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.96%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.80%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.92%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.92%) Serverless
5 1 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.98%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (37.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) MySQL
3 6 (5.88%) Redis
4 5 (4.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.92%) Amazon Aurora
5 4 (3.92%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.98%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.98%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
2 6 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.94%) Babel
4 3 (2.94%) gulp
5 2 (1.96%) JIRA
5 2 (1.96%) Moq
6 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.98%) JUnit
6 1 (0.98%) NUnit
6 1 (0.98%) Selenium
6 1 (0.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.98%) Subversion
6 1 (0.98%) TestNG
6 1 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 95 (93.14%) Developer
2 39 (38.24%) .NET Developer
3 26 (25.49%) ASP.NET Developer
4 25 (24.51%) Angular Developer
5 23 (22.55%) C# Developer
6 21 (20.59%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 17 (16.67%) SQL Developer
8 15 (14.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 14 (13.73%) AWS Developer
9 14 (13.73%) Web Developer
10 11 (10.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (10.78%) JavaScript Developer
10 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Developer
11 10 (9.80%) Cloud Developer
12 6 (5.88%) Java Developer
13 5 (4.90%) Full Stack Developer
13 5 (4.90%) Software Developer
14 4 (3.92%) Automation Developer
14 4 (3.92%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (70.59%) HTML
2 52 (50.98%) AngularJS
3 47 (46.08%) CSS
4 42 (41.18%) ASP.NET
4 42 (41.18%) jQuery
5 26 (25.49%) Web Services
6 25 (24.51%) HTML5
7 22 (21.57%) Angular 2
8 18 (17.65%) .NET Framework
9 13 (12.75%) Ajax
9 13 (12.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (8.82%) XML
11 6 (5.88%) ADO.NET
11 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (5.88%) Entity Framework
11 6 (5.88%) JSON
11 6 (5.88%) Node.js
12 5 (4.90%) .NET Core
12 5 (4.90%) Razor View Engine
12 5 (4.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) User Experience
2 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (3.92%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.94%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.96%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.96%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.98%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.98%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.88%) Windows
2 4 (3.92%) Linux
3 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (31.37%) MVC
3 16 (15.69%) Web Development
4 14 (13.73%) Web Application Development
5 13 (12.75%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 11 (10.78%) Front End Development
7 11 (10.78%) Microservices
7 11 (10.78%) UX Design
8 8 (7.84%) Scrum
9 7 (6.86%) CRM
10 5 (4.90%) Mathematics
10 5 (4.90%) Migration
10 5 (4.90%) Test Automation
11 4 (3.92%) DevOps
11 4 (3.92%) Kanban
11 4 (3.92%) Refactoring
11 4 (3.92%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 3 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
12 3 (2.94%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 54 (52.94%) C#
3 49 (48.04%) SQL
4 23 (22.55%) Go
4 23 (22.55%) Java
5 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.90%) VB
7 4 (3.92%) C++
7 4 (3.92%) Java 8
8 3 (2.94%) ES6
8 3 (2.94%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.96%) PHP
9 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
9 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.98%) Korn
10 1 (0.98%) Perl
10 1 (0.98%) Python
10 1 (0.98%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (0.98%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) Ansible
1 4 (3.92%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.92%) Puppet
2 3 (2.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (24.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.80%) Google
3 5 (4.90%) Oracle
4 2 (1.96%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.96%) Volusion
4 2 (1.96%) WooCommerce
5 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.98%) Xamarin