Period
to 18 August 2019

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 18 August 2019 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
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 21 40
Rank change year-on-year -3 +19 -10
Contract jobs citing C# 50 101 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.83% 8.00% 5.13%
As % of the Programming Languages category 15.02% 16.75% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 77 43
Oxfordshire median daily rate £413 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +18.57% -
10th Percentile £353 £298 £320
90th Percentile £675 £668 £431
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +9.38% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £40.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year +22.70% -9.44% +19.21%

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 333 603 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 45.49% 47.74% 52.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 457 458
Oxfordshire median daily rate £428 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £295 £317
90th Percentile £600 £596 £566
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +18.06%
10th Percentile £18.00 £37.75 £19.35
90th Percentile £49.88 £57.50 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%

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 18 August 2019.

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 18 August 2019. 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 +1 25 £400 -3.61% 38
Abingdon 0 12 £450 +7.14% 15
Thame +7 1 £475 +11.76% 7
Kidlington +4 1 £600 +12.68% 3
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, 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 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (62.00%) .NET
3 23 (46.00%) MVC
3 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
5 16 (32.00%) OO
5 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
5 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (26.00%) DevOps
8 12 (24.00%) RESTful
9 11 (22.00%) SQL
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.00%) CSS
10 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
10 9 (18.00%) Degree
10 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
10 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (18.00%) .NET Core
11 8 (16.00%) Web Development
11 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (16.00%) OOP
11 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
11 8 (16.00%) Finance
12 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (14.00%) HTML
12 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (14.00%) FTP

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Markit EDM
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (46.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (26.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (10.00%) Serverless
4 4 (8.00%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (6.00%) Azure Functions
6 2 (4.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) FTP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) Amazon Aurora
5 2 (4.00%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (4.00%) MySQL
5 2 (4.00%) Redis
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.00%) CMake
4 1 (2.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (82.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.00%) Web Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Analyst Developer
5 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Web Applications Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Web Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Developer Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Software Developer
7 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (62.00%) .NET
2 19 (38.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (24.00%) RESTful
4 9 (18.00%) .NET Core
4 9 (18.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 9 (18.00%) CSS
5 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
5 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (14.00%) HTML
7 6 (12.00%) jQuery
8 5 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 5 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (10.00%) Web Services
9 3 (6.00%) Entity Framework
9 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (4.00%) ADO.NET
10 2 (4.00%) Dapper ORM
10 2 (4.00%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (4.00%) Qt
10 2 (4.00%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Algorithms
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) CUDA
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) ThreadX
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.00%) MVC
3 16 (32.00%) OO
3 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
4 13 (26.00%) DevOps
5 9 (18.00%) Mathematics
5 9 (18.00%) Test Automation
6 8 (16.00%) OOP
6 8 (16.00%) Web Development
7 7 (14.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (14.00%) Data Integration
7 7 (14.00%) Data Management
7 7 (14.00%) Kanban
7 7 (14.00%) Kimball Methodology
7 7 (14.00%) Microservices
8 6 (12.00%) UX Design
9 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (8.00%) Functional Programming
9 4 (8.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (22.00%) SQL
3 8 (16.00%) T-SQL
4 4 (8.00%) Python
5 3 (6.00%) C++
5 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.00%) C
6 2 (4.00%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.00%) Java
6 2 (4.00%) VB
7 1 (2.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.00%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (18.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Docker
2 2 (4.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (6.00%) Ansible
2 3 (6.00%) Puppet
3 2 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.00%) UiPath