Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 14 31 22
Rank change year-on-year +17 -9 -10
Contract jobs citing .NET 104 91 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 11.09% 7.63% 8.02%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 30.95% 18.13% 19.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 77 56
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -5.88% +25.93%
10th Percentile £275 £300 £312
90th Percentile £513 £464 £606
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.53% -50.97%
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £46.69 £42.50
% change year-on-year +7.09% +9.86% -10.53%

.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 336 502 507
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 35.82% 42.11% 41.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 406 364
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £325 £313
90th Percentile £538 £597 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £40.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +105.13% -13.33%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%

.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 21 January 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 21 January 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
Oxford +20 66 £413 +3.13% 30
Abingdon 0 10 £420 +20.00% 5
Wantage - 3 £350 - 1
Kidlington +5 2 £431 +9.87% 3
Banbury +4 1 - - 2
Witney -5 1 - - 7
Burford - 1 £245 -
Thame - 1 - - 5
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 75 (72.12%) JavaScript
2 57 (54.81%) HTML
3 53 (50.96%) AngularJS
4 50 (48.08%) CSS
5 49 (47.12%) jQuery
6 48 (46.15%) C#
7 43 (41.35%) ASP.NET
8 40 (38.46%) Angular 2
9 33 (31.73%) MVC
10 32 (30.77%) SQL
10 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
11 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
12 28 (26.92%) Go
13 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
14 18 (17.31%) .NET Framework
15 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (13.46%) Web Services
17 12 (11.54%) Java
17 12 (11.54%) Front End Development
18 11 (10.58%) Scrum
18 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
18 11 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
19 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
20 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
20 9 (8.65%) XML
21 8 (7.69%) WCF
21 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
21 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
21 8 (7.69%) SDLC

.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 3 (2.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (0.96%) CMS
2 1 (0.96%) Confluence
2 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.96%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.58%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (5.77%) Serverless
4 4 (3.85%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (3.85%) SaaS
5 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.92%) Azure Functions
5 2 (1.92%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.92%) Office 365
6 1 (0.96%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.77%) Redis
3 5 (4.81%) Big Data
3 5 (4.81%) MySQL
4 4 (3.85%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.88%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 11 (10.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.85%) Selenium
4 1 (0.96%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.96%) JIRA
4 1 (0.96%) JUnit
4 1 (0.96%) NUnit
4 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.96%) Subversion
4 1 (0.96%) TestNG
4 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.96%) WebDriver
General
1 6 (5.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Aerospace
2 4 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 87 (83.65%) Developer
2 37 (35.58%) Angular Developer
3 32 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 22 (21.15%) C# Developer
5 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (13.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (10.58%) AWS Developer
9 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (8.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 8 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
12 7 (6.73%) SQL Developer
13 6 (5.77%) React Developer
14 4 (3.85%) Automation Developer
14 4 (3.85%) AWS DevOps
14 4 (3.85%) DevOps Developer
14 4 (3.85%) Software Engineer
14 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
15 3 (2.88%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (54.81%) HTML
2 53 (50.96%) AngularJS
3 50 (48.08%) CSS
4 49 (47.12%) jQuery
5 43 (41.35%) ASP.NET
6 40 (38.46%) Angular 2
7 20 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (17.31%) .NET Framework
9 15 (14.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 14 (13.46%) Web Services
11 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
11 9 (8.65%) XML
12 8 (7.69%) WCF
13 7 (6.73%) .NET Core
14 6 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 6 (5.77%) HTML5
14 6 (5.77%) React
15 5 (4.81%) Dapper ORM
15 5 (4.81%) Razor View Engine
15 5 (4.81%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.88%) User Experience
3 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.96%) Replication
3 1 (0.96%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Windows
2 4 (3.85%) Android
2 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.88%) Linux
3 3 (2.88%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.96%) Unix
4 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.73%) MVC
2 31 (29.81%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.31%) Software Engineering
4 12 (11.54%) Front End Development
5 11 (10.58%) Scrum
6 8 (7.69%) SDLC
7 7 (6.73%) Kanban
8 5 (4.81%) Digital Transformation Strategy
8 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.81%) Matrix Organization
8 5 (4.81%) Waterfall
9 4 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
9 4 (3.85%) DevOps
9 4 (3.85%) Innovative Thinking
9 4 (3.85%) Line Management
9 4 (3.85%) RAD
9 4 (3.85%) Site Reliability Engineering
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.85%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 75 (72.12%) JavaScript
2 48 (46.15%) C#
3 32 (30.77%) SQL
4 28 (26.92%) Go
5 12 (11.54%) Java
6 6 (5.77%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.88%) PHP
7 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.88%) Python
7 3 (2.88%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.88%) VB
7 3 (2.88%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.96%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.96%) C++
9 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) PMO
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.73%) Docker
2 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) Ansible
1 4 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 4 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.77%) Oracle
3 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.92%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.92%) Xamarin