The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 149 191 199
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +8
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.032% 0.020% 0.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.21% 0.11% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate £488 £375 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NServiceBus
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
486 891 1038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 15.44% 17.40% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 372 652 725
Average daily rate £425 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £259 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 20 19
Average hourly rate £19.50 £20.45 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.62% +9.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £31.00 £49.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NServiceBus across the City of London region.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (33.33%) RavenDB
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
4 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited NServiceBus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) RavenDB
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 1 (16.67%) Moq
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) SpecFlow
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Architect
2 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Azure Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) NoSQL Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (50.00%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Express
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
4 1 (16.67%) NancyFx
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) BDD
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (16.67%) QA Automation
4 1 (16.67%) SOLID
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk