Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 32 42
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10 -24
Contract jobs citing .NET 71 78 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.48% 6.62% 4.58%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 13.73% 16.12% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 62 39
Oxfordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £290 £300
90th Percentile £475 £438 £634
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 - £11.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% +6.67%

.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 517 484 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 39.89% 41.09% 34.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 358 303
Oxfordshire median daily rate £433 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.37% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £600 £575 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £408 £400
% change year-on-year +4.29% +1.88% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +63.64% +15.79%
10th Percentile £33.15 £41.50 £12.60
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.70 £39.45
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +14.29%

.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 18 July 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 18 July 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 -21 35 £400 +6.67% 50
Abingdon -4 7 £420 +20.00% 5
Thame - 5 £425 - 4
Kidlington -4 3 £388 -13.89%
Banbury - 3 £350 - 8
Bicester - 3 £300 - 4
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 50 (70.42%) C#
2 46 (64.79%) HTML
3 42 (59.15%) JavaScript
4 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
6 30 (42.25%) SQL
6 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET
7 26 (36.62%) MVC
8 24 (33.80%) AngularJS
9 23 (32.39%) HTML5
9 23 (32.39%) CSS
10 20 (28.17%) Web Services
10 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
10 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (26.76%) Java
12 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
12 17 (23.94%) Web Development
13 15 (21.13%) jQuery
14 14 (19.72%) Web Application Development
15 12 (16.90%) Microservices
16 11 (15.49%) User Experience
16 11 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
16 11 (15.49%) Google
16 11 (15.49%) UX Design
17 10 (14.08%) Ajax
17 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
17 10 (14.08%) Go
18 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
18 7 (9.86%) CMS
18 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC

.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 7 (9.86%) CMS
2 6 (8.45%) Kentico
3 3 (4.23%) NServiceBus
4 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) WordPress
5 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (23.94%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (15.49%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
1 1 (1.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.23%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (4.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.82%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.41%) Power BI
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (5.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (4.23%) Babel
3 3 (4.23%) gulp
4 2 (2.82%) Moq
5 1 (1.41%) JIRA
5 1 (1.41%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (1.41%) Finance
1 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 64 (90.14%) Developer
2 27 (38.03%) .NET Developer
3 24 (33.80%) C# Developer
4 18 (25.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (21.13%) Web Developer
6 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (18.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (16.90%) SQL Developer
9 10 (14.08%) Cloud Developer
10 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 8 (11.27%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Developer
11 7 (9.86%) Angular Developer
11 7 (9.86%) AWS Developer
12 6 (8.45%) Java Developer
12 6 (8.45%) Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (64.79%) HTML
2 30 (42.25%) ASP.NET
3 24 (33.80%) AngularJS
4 23 (32.39%) CSS
4 23 (32.39%) HTML5
5 20 (28.17%) Web Services
6 15 (21.13%) jQuery
7 10 (14.08%) Ajax
8 7 (9.86%) .NET Framework
8 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (5.63%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (5.63%) XML
10 4 (5.63%) XSLT
11 3 (4.23%) JSON
11 3 (4.23%) Middleware
11 3 (4.23%) Razor View Engine
11 3 (4.23%) REST
11 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (4.23%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) User Experience
2 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.82%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Blog
4 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.41%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Internet of Things
4 1 (1.41%) Life Science
4 1 (1.41%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (36.62%) MVC
3 17 (23.94%) Web Development
4 14 (19.72%) Web Application Development
5 12 (16.90%) Microservices
6 11 (15.49%) UX Design
7 10 (14.08%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.45%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (8.45%) CRM
8 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.63%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.23%) Front End Development
10 3 (4.23%) Migration
10 3 (4.23%) OO
10 3 (4.23%) TDD
10 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
11 2 (2.82%) CAD
11 2 (2.82%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) C#
2 42 (59.15%) JavaScript
3 30 (42.25%) SQL
4 19 (26.76%) Java
5 10 (14.08%) Go
6 4 (5.63%) Java 8
7 3 (4.23%) C++
7 3 (4.23%) ES6
7 3 (4.23%) PHP
8 2 (2.82%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.82%) Python
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) VB
8 2 (2.82%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) IronPython
9 1 (1.41%) Korn
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.41%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.41%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (15.49%) Google
3 4 (5.63%) Oracle
4 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.82%) Volusion
4 2 (2.82%) WooCommerce
5 1 (1.41%) Capita
5 1 (1.41%) Xamarin