Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 26 26
Rank change year-on-year -2 0 +6
Contract jobs citing C# 80 82 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 6.48% 6.93% 6.01%
As % of the Programming Languages category 14.11% 13.46% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 60 46
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -7.89%
10th Percentile £302 £324 £300
90th Percentile £675 £444 £629
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 12
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £41.25 £32.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.92% -7.14% -26.32%
10th Percentile £39.00 £31.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.25 £33.75 £37.50
South East median hourly rate £41.50 £43.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year -3.49% +13.91% -16.11%

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 567 609 504
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 45.95% 51.48% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 441 405
Oxfordshire median daily rate £425 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £269 £313 £269
90th Percentile £594 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 10
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +14.38% +45.71%
10th Percentile £39.00 £23.38 £14.60
90th Percentile £57.50 £77.50 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +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 20 June 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 20 June 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 -13 40 £438 +25.00% 56
Kidlington - 7 £640 - 1
Banbury -3 4 £350 - 5
Thame - 4 £425 - 2
Abingdon -6 2 £420 +20.00% 6
Bicester - 2 £288 - 1
Witney +4 1 £625 +127.27% 13
C#
South East

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 46 (57.50%) .NET
2 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (36.25%) HTML
5 28 (35.00%) Java
5 28 (35.00%) SQL
6 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
7 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
8 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
9 22 (27.50%) MVC
10 21 (26.25%) CSS
11 16 (20.00%) Web Services
12 14 (17.50%) Python
12 14 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (16.25%) Windows
14 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
15 11 (13.75%) Scala
15 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (13.75%) Linux
16 10 (12.50%) jQuery
16 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
16 10 (12.50%) Node.js
16 10 (12.50%) Microservices
17 9 (11.25%) GDPR
17 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
17 9 (11.25%) SaaS
17 9 (11.25%) HTML5
17 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
18 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
18 8 (10.00%) C++

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 (6.25%) NServiceBus
2 4 (5.00%) CMS
3 3 (3.75%) Kentico
4 2 (2.50%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) ENOVIA
1 2 (2.50%) Markit EDM
1 2 (2.50%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 25 (31.25%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (11.25%) SaaS
4 7 (8.75%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (8.75%) Datadog
4 7 (8.75%) Slack
5 1 (1.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.25%) SMS
2 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (32.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (5.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) Big Data
4 2 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.50%) SSDT
5 1 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) Subversion
4 2 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.25%) git-flow
5 1 (1.25%) JIRA
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (5.00%) Publishing
2 2 (2.50%) Games
2 2 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.25%) Banking
3 1 (1.25%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Law
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (62.50%) Developer
2 28 (35.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (28.75%) .NET Developer
4 17 (21.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.00%) Architect
6 11 (13.75%) SQL Developer
7 10 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Java Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Software Developer
9 7 (8.75%) Software Engineer
9 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Developer
10 6 (7.50%) AWS Developer
10 6 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
11 4 (5.00%) Angular Developer
11 4 (5.00%) AWS Architect
11 4 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (57.50%) .NET
2 29 (36.25%) HTML
3 23 (28.75%) ASP.NET
4 21 (26.25%) CSS
5 16 (20.00%) Web Services
6 12 (15.00%) AngularJS
7 10 (12.50%) jQuery
7 10 (12.50%) Node.js
8 9 (11.25%) HTML5
9 7 (8.75%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (8.75%) SAML
10 6 (7.50%) Ajax
11 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
11 5 (6.25%) REST
11 5 (6.25%) WPF
12 4 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (5.00%) OAuth
12 4 (5.00%) XML
12 4 (5.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.50%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.50%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.25%) Blog
4 1 (1.25%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.25%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.25%) Life Science
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.25%) Windows
2 11 (13.75%) Linux
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.50%) MVC
3 14 (17.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (12.50%) Microservices
5 9 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (8.75%) DevOps
7 7 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.75%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 7 (8.75%) SDLC
7 7 (8.75%) Webhook
8 6 (7.50%) Identity Management
8 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
8 6 (7.50%) Scrum
9 5 (6.25%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
9 5 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (6.25%) TDD
10 4 (5.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 28 (35.00%) Java
2 28 (35.00%) SQL
3 14 (17.50%) Python
4 11 (13.75%) Scala
5 8 (10.00%) C++
6 7 (8.75%) Ruby
7 5 (6.25%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.00%) Java 8
9 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.50%) C
10 2 (2.50%) IronPython
10 2 (2.50%) VB
10 2 (2.50%) VBScript
11 1 (1.25%) Go
11 1 (1.25%) Korn
11 1 (1.25%) PHP
11 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.25%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.25%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (2.50%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.25%) GDPR
2 6 (7.50%) HIPAA
2 6 (7.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Docker
2 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Puppet
1 7 (8.75%) Terraform
2 3 (3.75%) Kubernetes
2 3 (3.75%) SCCM
3 2 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) New Relic
2 7 (8.75%) PagerDuty
3 6 (7.50%) Oracle
4 4 (5.00%) Google
5 3 (3.75%) Ivanti
6 1 (1.25%) Capita