The median contractor rate for a C# .NET Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# .NET Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 31 50 56
Rank change year-on-year +19 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a C# .NET Developer 31 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 5.61% 0.40% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.74% 0.42% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 10
Median daily rate £350 £325 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -7.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +4.47% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £51.31 £33.75
% change year-on-year -15.70% +52.02%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 540 479 651
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.65% 96.38% 95.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 370 400
Median daily rate £375 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 22 56
Median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.10 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £25.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

C# .NET Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire that featured C# .NET Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for C# .NET Developer in Oxfordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Oxfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Oxfordshire

C# .NET Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing C# .NET Developer in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# .NET Developer in Oxfordshire

C# .NET Developer
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 C# .NET Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford - 24 £350 - 6
Abingdon - 6 £350 -
C# .NET Developer
South East

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, C# .NET Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring C# .NET Developer in the job title.

1 43 (100.00%) .NET
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (72.09%) HTML
2 31 (72.09%) CSS
2 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
4 26 (60.47%) MVC
5 24 (55.81%) jQuery
6 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
6 21 (48.84%) Ajax
7 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
8 16 (37.21%) SQL
8 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
9 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 14 (32.56%) HTML5
10 13 (30.23%) CSS3
11 11 (25.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 11 (25.58%) CMS
11 11 (25.58%) EPiServer
12 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
13 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
13 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
14 7 (16.28%) Umbraco
14 7 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development
14 7 (16.28%) Xamarin
14 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
15 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
15 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
16 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services

C# .NET Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (25.58%) CMS
1 11 (25.58%) EPiServer
2 7 (16.28%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.33%) IIS
3 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (41.86%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (18.60%) NoSQL
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Grunt
1 1 (2.33%) gulp
1 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
1 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (2.33%) Advertising
1 1 (2.33%) Automotive
1 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) .NET
2 31 (72.09%) CSS
2 31 (72.09%) HTML
3 28 (65.12%) ASP.NET
4 24 (55.81%) jQuery
5 21 (48.84%) .NET Framework
5 21 (48.84%) Ajax
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (32.56%) HTML5
7 13 (30.23%) CSS3
8 11 (25.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (4.65%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.65%) Entity Framework
10 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (2.33%) Lambda Expressions
10 1 (2.33%) LESS
10 1 (2.33%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (2.33%) REST
10 1 (2.33%) WinForms
10 1 (2.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (60.47%) MVC
2 7 (16.28%) Front End Development
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.98%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Web Development
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) MVVM
7 1 (2.33%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.33%) UML
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (72.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.65%) Java
6 1 (2.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Xamarin
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) SAP