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 30 September 2014 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 194 221 223
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.051% 0.069% 0.026%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.31% 0.41% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£525 £375 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £366 £413
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £375 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £275 £360
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -23.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
970 1216 1266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 16.42% 16.76% 16.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 829 901
Average daily rate £400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £340 £331
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 36 47
Average hourly rate £17.68 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.79% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.95 £48.20 £45.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) AppFabric
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Subversion
4 1 (25.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Banking
4 1 (25.00%) Telerik
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (25.00%) StyleCop
1 1 (25.00%) NDepend
1 1 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) AppFabric
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) MSMQ
4 1 (25.00%) JMS
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Pair Programming
2 1 (25.00%) Kanban
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Telerik
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) DevExpress