Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 18 49 26
Rank change year-on-year +31 -23 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 104 56 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 8.47% 4.75% 7.94%
As % of the Programming Languages category 16.64% 9.38% 15.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 42 61
Oxfordshire median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £297 £313 £313
90th Percentile £671 £444 £588
South East median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.25
10th Percentile £41.75 - £33.40
90th Percentile £48.25 - £39.78
South East median hourly rate £40.25 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year -10.56% +8.43% -2.35%

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 625 597 663
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.90% 50.64% 52.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 457 490
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £323 £306
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 14
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +18.06% +8.27%
10th Percentile £40.80 £23.00 £16.05
90th Percentile £54.50 £77.50 £47.03
South East median hourly rate £44.75 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -0.56% +12.50% +6.67%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +11 39 £415 +3.75% 69
Abingdon -2 15 £420 +20.00% 8
Kidlington - 9 £438 - 1
Thame - 4 £388 - 3
Banbury - 3 £325 - 5
Bicester - 3 £325 -
Witney -2 1 £625 +127.27% 14
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing C# 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 C#.

1 54 (51.92%) .NET
2 46 (44.23%) SQL
2 46 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 36 (34.62%) HTML
5 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
6 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
7 30 (28.85%) MVC
7 30 (28.85%) Java
7 30 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (22.12%) CSS
9 22 (21.15%) Web Services
9 22 (21.15%) C++
10 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
11 18 (17.31%) WPF
11 18 (17.31%) AngularJS
12 17 (16.35%) jQuery
13 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
14 14 (13.46%) Python
14 14 (13.46%) OO
14 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
15 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 13 (12.50%) HTML5
15 13 (12.50%) Node.js
16 12 (11.54%) Scala
16 12 (11.54%) User Experience
16 12 (11.54%) Windows
16 12 (11.54%) SOLID
17 11 (10.58%) SDLC
17 11 (10.58%) Self-Motivation

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 (5.77%) CMS
1 6 (5.77%) Kentico
2 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.96%) Confluence
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
3 1 (0.96%) NServiceBus
3 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.92%) ENOVIA
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.96%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 30 (28.85%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (8.65%) SaaS
3 7 (6.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (6.73%) Datadog
3 7 (6.73%) Slack
4 6 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.96%) GitHub
5 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (31.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.88%) Big Data
4 3 (2.88%) MySQL
4 3 (2.88%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.92%) Redis
6 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Power View
6 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.96%) Power BI
6 1 (0.96%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.96%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.96%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.92%) JIRA
4 2 (1.92%) Moq
4 2 (1.92%) Selenium
4 2 (1.92%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.96%) git-flow
5 1 (0.96%) JUnit
5 1 (0.96%) NUnit
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.96%) Subversion
5 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.96%) TestNG
5 1 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (4.81%) Publishing
2 4 (3.85%) Finance
3 2 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Law
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 70 (67.31%) Developer
2 32 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 31 (29.81%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.19%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (20.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (18.27%) SQL Developer
6 17 (16.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (14.42%) Angular Developer
8 12 (11.54%) Desktop Support
8 12 (11.54%) Software Engineer
9 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (10.58%) SQL Server Developer
10 10 (9.62%) Architect
10 10 (9.62%) AWS Developer
10 10 (9.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
11 8 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
11 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
12 7 (6.73%) Software Developer
13 6 (5.77%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (51.92%) .NET
2 36 (34.62%) HTML
3 34 (32.69%) ASP.NET
4 23 (22.12%) CSS
5 22 (21.15%) Web Services
6 18 (17.31%) AngularJS
6 18 (17.31%) WPF
7 17 (16.35%) jQuery
8 13 (12.50%) HTML5
8 13 (12.50%) Node.js
9 10 (9.62%) .NET Framework
9 10 (9.62%) Ajax
10 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (7.69%) XML
12 6 (5.77%) SAML
13 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 5 (4.81%) XSLT
14 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 4 (3.85%) JSON
15 3 (2.88%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.54%) User Experience
2 11 (10.58%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (5.77%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.88%) Data Structures
6 3 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.92%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.96%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.96%) Life Science
8 1 (0.96%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.96%) Replication
8 1 (0.96%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 12 (11.54%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.96%) Unix
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) MVC
3 19 (18.27%) Software Engineering
4 14 (13.46%) OO
4 14 (13.46%) Test Automation
5 12 (11.54%) SOLID
6 11 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (10.58%) SDLC
6 11 (10.58%) UX Design
7 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
7 10 (9.62%) Microservices
8 9 (8.65%) Mathematics
9 7 (6.73%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (6.73%) CRM
9 7 (6.73%) DevOps
9 7 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (6.73%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (6.73%) Webhook
10 6 (5.77%) Identity Management
10 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.23%) SQL
2 44 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 30 (28.85%) Java
4 22 (21.15%) C++
5 14 (13.46%) Python
6 12 (11.54%) Scala
7 9 (8.65%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.73%) Ruby
9 4 (3.85%) Java 8
9 4 (3.85%) VB
10 2 (1.92%) Go
10 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.92%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.96%) C
11 1 (0.96%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.96%) Korn
11 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.96%) VBA
11 1 (0.96%) VBScript
11 1 (0.96%) VC++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.92%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (1.92%) DBS Check
1 2 (1.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.96%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) GDPR
2 6 (5.77%) HIPAA
2 6 (5.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) Puppet
1 7 (6.73%) Terraform
2 4 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (2.88%) Kubernetes
3 3 (2.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (14.42%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.73%) New Relic
2 7 (6.73%) Oracle
2 7 (6.73%) PagerDuty
3 3 (2.88%) Google
3 3 (2.88%) Ivanti
4 1 (0.96%) Xamarin