Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 46 34
Rank change year-on-year +30 -12 -20
Contract jobs citing .NET 107 67 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.16% 5.43% 6.94%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 24.04% 14.44% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 55 49
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -20.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £273 £336 £300
90th Percentile £475 £486 £633
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £29.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -5.56%

.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 445 464 538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 38.10% 37.57% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 382 394
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +1.69% +10.63%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £313
90th Percentile £550 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 - £21.25
10th Percentile £34.25 - £15.38
90th Percentile £43.75 - £34.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +9.76% +9.33%

.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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +25 55 £413 +3.13% 31
Abingdon +4 17 £420 +20.00% 11
Kidlington +7 3 £425 +3.66% 1
Banbury -1 2 - - 2
Bicester - 2 £325 - 2
Thame - 2 £350 -
Witney -3 1 - - 13
Burford - 1 £245 -
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 75 (70.09%) JavaScript
2 64 (59.81%) HTML
3 55 (51.40%) C#
3 55 (51.40%) AngularJS
4 52 (48.60%) CSS
5 48 (44.86%) jQuery
6 47 (43.93%) ASP.NET
7 43 (40.19%) SQL
8 41 (38.32%) SQL Server
9 36 (33.64%) MVC
10 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
11 31 (28.97%) Angular 2
12 24 (22.43%) Go
13 23 (21.50%) Web Services
14 20 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
15 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
16 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
17 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
18 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (12.15%) HTML5
18 13 (12.15%) Java
19 12 (11.21%) Ajax
20 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
20 11 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
21 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
22 9 (8.41%) Front End Development
23 8 (7.48%) Scrum
23 8 (7.48%) Web 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 (5.61%) CMS
1 6 (5.61%) Kentico
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
2 3 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.87%) WordPress
4 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.93%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Magento
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (12.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.67%) Serverless
4 4 (3.74%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.74%) SaaS
5 3 (2.80%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.87%) Office 365
7 1 (0.93%) Azure Functions
7 1 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (38.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.61%) MySQL
2 6 (5.61%) Redis
3 5 (4.67%) Big Data
4 4 (3.74%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.80%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.93%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.93%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.35%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.74%) Selenium
4 2 (1.87%) Babel
4 2 (1.87%) gulp
4 2 (1.87%) Moq
5 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.93%) JIRA
5 1 (0.93%) JUnit
5 1 (0.93%) NUnit
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.93%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) TestNG
5 1 (0.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.93%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.74%) Retail
3 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (83.18%) Developer
2 38 (35.51%) .NET Developer
3 36 (33.64%) Angular Developer
4 26 (24.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 24 (22.43%) C# Developer
6 20 (18.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 17 (15.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (14.95%) SQL Developer
9 15 (14.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (13.08%) AWS Developer
11 12 (11.21%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (10.28%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (9.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 6 (5.61%) Web Developer
15 5 (4.67%) Full Stack Developer
16 4 (3.74%) Automation Developer
16 4 (3.74%) AWS DevOps
16 4 (3.74%) DevOps Developer
16 4 (3.74%) React Developer
16 4 (3.74%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (59.81%) HTML
2 55 (51.40%) AngularJS
3 52 (48.60%) CSS
4 48 (44.86%) jQuery
5 47 (43.93%) ASP.NET
6 31 (28.97%) Angular 2
7 23 (21.50%) Web Services
8 18 (16.82%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (15.89%) .NET Framework
10 13 (12.15%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (12.15%) HTML5
11 12 (11.21%) Ajax
12 7 (6.54%) .NET Core
12 7 (6.54%) Entity Framework
12 7 (6.54%) XML
13 6 (5.61%) ADO.NET
14 5 (4.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 5 (4.67%) Dapper ORM
14 5 (4.67%) Node.js
14 5 (4.67%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.54%) User Experience
2 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.74%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.74%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (1.87%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.87%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.54%) Windows
2 3 (2.80%) Linux
2 3 (2.80%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Android
4 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.93%) Unix
4 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (33.64%) MVC
2 32 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.82%) Software Engineering
4 11 (10.28%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.41%) Front End Development
6 8 (7.48%) Scrum
6 8 (7.48%) Web Development
7 7 (6.54%) SDLC
8 6 (5.61%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (5.61%) Web Application Development
9 5 (4.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
9 5 (4.67%) Mathematics
9 5 (4.67%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (4.67%) Test Automation
9 5 (4.67%) Waterfall
10 4 (3.74%) DevOps
10 4 (3.74%) Kanban
10 4 (3.74%) Refactoring
10 4 (3.74%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (3.74%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 75 (70.09%) JavaScript
2 55 (51.40%) C#
3 43 (40.19%) SQL
4 24 (22.43%) Go
5 13 (12.15%) Java
6 6 (5.61%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (3.74%) VB
9 3 (2.80%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.87%) ES6
10 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.87%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.74%) PMO
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.54%) Docker
2 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) Ansible
1 4 (3.74%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.74%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.74%) Puppet
2 2 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 16 (14.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Oracle
3 3 (2.80%) Google
4 2 (1.87%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.87%) Volusion
4 2 (1.87%) WooCommerce
4 2 (1.87%) Xamarin