The median contractor rate for a C# Developer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
C# Developer
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 29 49 55
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a C# Developer 34 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.14% 0.40% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 0.42% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 2 12
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 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £325 £448
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 £41.50 £42.13 £35.00
% change year-on-year -1.48% +20.35%  

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 541 479 646
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 97.65% 96.38% 95.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 370 397
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 21 57
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 £11.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £30.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

C# Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for C# Developer in Oxfordshire

C# Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# Developer in Oxfordshire

C# 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# Developer in Oxfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# Developer in Oxfordshire

C# 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# Developer within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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 - 25 £350 - 9
Abingdon - 6 £350 -
C# Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, C# 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# Developer in the job title.

1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 56 (91.80%) .NET
3 39 (63.93%) HTML
3 39 (63.93%) ASP.NET
3 39 (63.93%) CSS
4 37 (60.66%) MVC
5 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
6 24 (39.34%) jQuery
7 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
8 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
9 21 (34.43%) Ajax
10 18 (29.51%) SQL
10 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (26.23%) HTML5
11 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
12 14 (22.95%) CSS3
13 11 (18.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 11 (18.03%) EPiServer
13 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (18.03%) CMS
14 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2005
14 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
14 10 (16.39%) Mobile App
15 9 (14.75%) Xamarin
16 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
16 8 (13.11%) Scrum
17 7 (11.48%) Mobile Application Development
17 7 (11.48%) Umbraco
17 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
18 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms

C# 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 (18.03%) CMS
1 11 (18.03%) EPiServer
2 7 (11.48%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.64%) Apache
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) PaaS
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (13.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.64%) DocumentDB
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.64%) Grunt
1 1 (1.64%) gulp
1 1 (1.64%) LabVIEW
1 1 (1.64%) MSBuild
1 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.64%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.64%) Advertising
2 1 (1.64%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (91.80%) .NET
2 39 (63.93%) ASP.NET
2 39 (63.93%) CSS
2 39 (63.93%) HTML
3 24 (39.34%) jQuery
4 22 (36.07%) .NET Framework
5 21 (34.43%) Ajax
6 18 (29.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (26.23%) HTML5
8 14 (22.95%) CSS3
9 11 (18.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (8.20%) WPF
12 4 (6.56%) AngularJS
13 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (4.92%) Entity Framework
14 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
14 2 (3.28%) WinForms
15 1 (1.64%) LINQ
15 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Windows
2 2 (3.28%) Android
2 2 (3.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (60.66%) MVC
2 11 (18.03%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (13.11%) Scrum
4 7 (11.48%) Front End Development
4 7 (11.48%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.56%) Multithreading
6 4 (6.56%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.92%) MVVM
7 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.28%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (3.28%) Mobile Development
8 2 (3.28%) Software Deployment
8 2 (3.28%) TDD
8 2 (3.28%) Web Development
9 1 (1.64%) E-Commerce
9 1 (1.64%) Multithreaded Programming
9 1 (1.64%) OOD
9 1 (1.64%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 61 (100.00%) C#
2 33 (54.10%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.51%) SQL
4 16 (26.23%) VB.NET
5 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.92%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Python
7 2 (3.28%) C++
7 2 (3.28%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) XAML
8 1 (1.64%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Xamarin
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.28%) Telerik
4 1 (1.64%) Google
4 1 (1.64%) RedGate
4 1 (1.64%) SAP