Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for C# skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited C# over the 6 months to 17 January 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.

C#
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 22 17
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing C# 97 97 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 7.93% 7.91% 8.38%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.70% 14.97% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 56 86
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £213
90th Percentile £475 £581 £500
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year - +3.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -5.81% +109.46%
10th Percentile £39.00 £35.58 £26.13
90th Percentile £41.00 £37.25 £50.38
South East median hourly rate £45.20 £42.50 £41.51
% change year-on-year +6.34% +2.38% +13.73%

C# is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 618 648 542
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.53% 52.85% 45.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 489 472 439
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +14.29%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £260
90th Percentile £590 £575 £520
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 22
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.06% -7.69% +73.33%
10th Percentile £27.10 £15.25 £15.13
90th Percentile £77.50 £41.85 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year +9.76% +7.19% +12.50%

C#
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing C# as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for C# in Oxfordshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for C# in Oxfordshire

C#
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing C# in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for C# in Oxfordshire

C#
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for C# in Oxfordshire

C#
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# within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 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 +14 66 £400 +9.59% 43
Witney +2 8 - - 4
Abingdon -3 3 £350 - 8
Henley-on-Thames +1 1 £375 +36.36%
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for C#.

1 70 (72.16%) .NET
2 62 (63.92%) SQL Server
3 60 (61.86%) MVC
4 59 (60.82%) ASP.NET
5 57 (58.76%) JavaScript
5 57 (58.76%) SQL
6 52 (53.61%) HTML
7 48 (49.48%) CSS
8 38 (39.18%) AngularJS
9 35 (36.08%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (34.02%) jQuery
11 32 (32.99%) Web Services
12 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (27.84%) Ajax
13 27 (27.84%) VB.NET
13 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
14 22 (22.68%) REST
15 20 (20.62%) Razor View Engine
15 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
17 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
18 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
19 11 (11.34%) TDD
19 11 (11.34%) .NET Framework
19 11 (11.34%) N-Tier
20 10 (10.31%) Finance
21 9 (9.28%) Scrum
21 9 (9.28%) HTML5
21 9 (9.28%) Markit EDM

C#
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 6 (6.19%) IIS
2 3 (3.09%) CMS
2 3 (3.09%) NServiceBus
3 2 (2.06%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.03%) Sitefinity
4 1 (1.03%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (36.08%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (16.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (7.22%) IaaS
3 7 (7.22%) PaaS
4 6 (6.19%) Amazon S3
5 4 (4.12%) Amazon Glacier
5 4 (4.12%) Boomi
6 2 (2.06%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (2.06%) Slack
7 1 (1.03%) Office 365
7 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.12%) FTP
2 1 (1.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (63.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (16.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (6.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
4 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (3.09%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.09%) OLAP
5 3 (3.09%) OLAP Cube
5 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (2.06%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Big Data
7 1 (1.03%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.03%) QGIS
7 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.03%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.06%) Grunt
3 2 (2.06%) gulp
3 2 (2.06%) MSBuild
3 2 (2.06%) Subversion
3 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.06%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.03%) NUnit
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 10 (10.31%) Finance
2 3 (3.09%) Back Office
3 1 (1.03%) Advertising
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 87 (89.69%) Developer
2 53 (54.64%) .NET Developer
3 52 (53.61%) C# Developer
4 43 (44.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 36 (37.11%) SQL Developer
6 35 (36.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 33 (34.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (26.80%) SQL Server Developer
10 25 (25.77%) AWS Developer
11 4 (4.12%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (3.09%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (3.09%) ETL Developer
12 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
12 3 (3.09%) Web Developer
13 2 (2.06%) .NET Web Developer
13 2 (2.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 2 (2.06%) C# Software Developer
13 2 (2.06%) Software Developer
13 2 (2.06%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (72.16%) .NET
2 59 (60.82%) ASP.NET
3 52 (53.61%) HTML
4 48 (49.48%) CSS
5 38 (39.18%) AngularJS
6 33 (34.02%) jQuery
7 32 (32.99%) Web Services
8 27 (27.84%) Ajax
9 22 (22.68%) REST
10 20 (20.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 20 (20.62%) Razor View Engine
11 12 (12.37%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (11.34%) .NET Framework
13 9 (9.28%) HTML5
14 8 (8.25%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (7.22%) Entity Framework
16 6 (6.19%) CSS3
16 6 (6.19%) JSON
16 6 (6.19%) React
17 4 (4.12%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) N-Tier
2 4 (4.12%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.12%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (3.09%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.03%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (61.86%) MVC
2 30 (30.93%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (11.34%) TDD
4 9 (9.28%) Scrum
5 8 (8.25%) Unit Testing
6 7 (7.22%) ETL
7 6 (6.19%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (6.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.19%) OO
7 6 (6.19%) RAD
8 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.15%) Kimball Methodology
8 5 (5.15%) Refactoring
8 5 (5.15%) Web Development
9 4 (4.12%) API Development
9 4 (4.12%) BDD
9 4 (4.12%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (4.12%) Data Management
9 4 (4.12%) ETL Development
9 4 (4.12%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 57 (58.76%) JavaScript
1 57 (58.76%) SQL
2 27 (27.84%) VB.NET
3 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
4 6 (6.19%) Java
5 4 (4.12%) Python
6 3 (3.09%) C++
7 2 (2.06%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.03%) C
8 1 (1.03%) IronPython
8 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.03%) R
8 1 (1.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.15%) Degree
2 4 (4.12%) BPSS Clearance
2 4 (4.12%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.03%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.03%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
1 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.25%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.12%) Dell
4 3 (3.09%) Twitter
4 3 (3.09%) VMware
5 2 (2.06%) Assembla
5 2 (2.06%) Capita
5 2 (2.06%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.06%) Sybase
5 2 (2.06%) Xamarin