Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 15 13 34
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21 -15
Contract jobs citing .NET 49 92 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 9.25% 10.14% 7.09%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 26.63% 29.21% 16.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 69 78
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.90%
10th Percentile £244 £279 £300
90th Percentile £538 £525 £492
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £375
% change year-on-year -2.86% +16.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £46.69
% change year-on-year -15.00% +7.09% +8.58%

.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 184 315 524
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 34.72% 34.73% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 248 427
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -2.30% -3.33%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £313
90th Percentile £550 £538 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

.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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 -13 15 £325 -21.21% 34
Abingdon +5 14 £413 +8.55% 10
Thame +3 4 £400 - 5
.NET
South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 46 (93.88%) C#
2 32 (65.31%) MVC
3 31 (63.27%) Azure
4 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
6 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
7 17 (34.69%) SQL
7 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
8 14 (28.57%) Web Development
9 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
9 13 (26.53%) HTML
10 12 (24.49%) CSS
10 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
10 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
11 11 (22.45%) Docker
11 11 (22.45%) DevOps
11 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
12 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
12 10 (20.41%) jQuery
13 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (16.33%) Scrum
14 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
15 7 (14.29%) React
15 7 (14.29%) Kubernetes
15 7 (14.29%) TDD
15 7 (14.29%) WPF
15 7 (14.29%) .NET Core
16 6 (12.24%) AWS
16 6 (12.24%) WCF
17 5 (10.20%) Node.js

.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 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (63.27%) Azure
2 6 (12.24%) AWS
3 5 (10.20%) Serverless
4 4 (8.16%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (6.12%) Azure Functions
6 1 (2.04%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (2.04%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (2.04%) AWS CodeDeploy
6 1 (2.04%) GCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (6.12%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 3 (6.12%) Data Lake
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.16%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.12%) Subversion
4 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (6.12%) Marketing
1 3 (6.12%) Public Sector
1 3 (6.12%) Retail
2 1 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 25 (51.02%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.37%) C# Developer
4 8 (16.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.33%) Web Developer
5 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) .NET Web Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Azure Developer
7 4 (8.16%) DevOps Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.12%) AWS Developer
8 3 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
2 13 (26.53%) HTML
3 12 (24.49%) AngularJS
3 12 (24.49%) CSS
4 11 (22.45%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (20.41%) jQuery
6 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (14.29%) .NET Core
7 7 (14.29%) React
7 7 (14.29%) WPF
8 6 (12.24%) WCF
9 5 (10.20%) Node.js
10 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.16%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.16%) XML
10 4 (8.16%) XSLT
11 3 (6.12%) Kafka
11 3 (6.12%) Redux
12 2 (4.08%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (65.31%) MVC
2 21 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.57%) Web Development
4 13 (26.53%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.45%) DevOps
6 8 (16.33%) Scrum
7 7 (14.29%) TDD
8 5 (10.20%) Machine Learning
8 5 (10.20%) SDLC
9 4 (8.16%) BDD
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (8.16%) Full Text Search
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.12%) Creative Thinking
10 3 (6.12%) Deep Learning
10 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (6.12%) Software Delivery
10 3 (6.12%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.12%) Time Management
10 3 (6.12%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (93.88%) C#
2 18 (36.73%) JavaScript
3 17 (34.69%) SQL
4 5 (10.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.16%) XAML
6 2 (4.08%) C
6 2 (4.08%) C++
6 2 (4.08%) Python
6 2 (4.08%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.04%) F#
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
2 1 (2.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (38.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.04%) Autodesk