Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 12 28 28
Rank change year-on-year +16 0 -12
Contract jobs citing C# 56 54 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 10.49% 5.94% 8.16%
As % of the Programming Languages category 21.79% 12.27% 16.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 34 83
Oxfordshire median daily rate £419 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.50% -13.13% -
10th Percentile £302 £265 £300
90th Percentile £538 £477 £475
South East median daily rate £425 £440 £375
% change year-on-year -3.41% +17.33% -1.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -11.11% - +5.88%

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 257 440 614
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 48.13% 48.40% 50.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 193 331 482
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £313
90th Percentile £550 £550 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £47.50 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +18.75% +11.89%
10th Percentile £29.00 £37.14 £27.10
90th Percentile £49.50 £52.50 £77.50
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year -5.56% - +9.76%

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 19 February 2020.

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 19 February 2020. 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 +5 22 £375 +14.94% 47
Abingdon - 15 £450 - 12
Thame +3 4 £400 - 6
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 45 (80.36%) .NET
2 39 (69.64%) Azure
3 31 (55.36%) MVC
4 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
7 19 (33.93%) DevOps
8 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
8 17 (30.36%) Docker
9 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
10 15 (26.79%) SQL
10 15 (26.79%) TDD
10 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
11 13 (23.21%) Web Development
11 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
11 13 (23.21%) Kubernetes
12 12 (21.43%) HTML
12 12 (21.43%) CSS
12 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
13 11 (19.64%) Python
13 11 (19.64%) BDD
13 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
14 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
14 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (16.07%) jQuery
16 8 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
16 8 (14.29%) GCP
16 8 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
16 8 (14.29%) Computer Science

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 5 (8.93%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.79%) Mendix
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (69.64%) Azure
2 8 (14.29%) GCP
3 7 (12.50%) AWS
4 6 (10.71%) Serverless
5 5 (8.93%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (5.36%) Azure Functions
7 1 (1.79%) Amazon EKS
7 1 (1.79%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (1.79%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 1 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.79%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Cosmos DB
3 3 (5.36%) Data Lake
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
4 2 (3.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.79%) PolyBase
5 1 (1.79%) Power BI
5 1 (1.79%) Redis
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (26.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) SpecFlow
2 4 (7.14%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) Selenium
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (7.14%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Public Sector
2 3 (5.36%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.07%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
7 5 (8.93%) Azure Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) .NET Web Developer
8 4 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (80.36%) .NET
2 17 (30.36%) ASP.NET
3 13 (23.21%) AngularJS
4 12 (21.43%) CSS
4 12 (21.43%) HTML
5 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
6 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (16.07%) jQuery
8 8 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (12.50%) .NET Core
10 6 (10.71%) React
11 5 (8.93%) Node.js
11 5 (8.93%) WCF
11 5 (8.93%) WPF
12 4 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (5.36%) Entity Framework
13 3 (5.36%) XML
13 3 (5.36%) XSLT
14 2 (3.57%) Kafka
14 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.36%) User Experience
3 2 (3.57%) Blog
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (55.36%) MVC
2 28 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (39.29%) Software Engineering
4 19 (33.93%) DevOps
5 15 (26.79%) TDD
6 13 (23.21%) Web Development
7 11 (19.64%) BDD
8 10 (17.86%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (17.86%) Test Automation
9 8 (14.29%) Computer Science
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (14.29%) Open Source
10 7 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (12.50%) Pair Programming
10 7 (12.50%) Scrum
10 7 (12.50%) Software Architecture
10 7 (12.50%) Test Strategy
11 4 (7.14%) CRM
11 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 15 (26.79%) SQL
3 11 (19.64%) Python
4 5 (8.93%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.36%) XAML
6 2 (3.57%) C
6 2 (3.57%) C++
6 2 (3.57%) Java
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.79%) F#
7 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.79%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Docker
2 7 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (23.21%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.50%) Google
3 3 (5.36%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.79%) Autodesk
4 1 (1.79%) Databricks
4 1 (1.79%) OutSystems