The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 577 540 507
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -33
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 13 23 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.048% 0.078%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.090% 0.16% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £305 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £620 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
- +15.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £25.00 -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14397 13957 14126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.01% 29.13% 28.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9732 9259 8589
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 254 347
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- +16.66%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in England

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AppFabric across the England region.

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in England

AppFabric
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AppFabric across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

AppFabric Daily Rate Histogram in England

AppFabric
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric across the England region.

AppFabric Hourly Rate Trend in England

AppFabric
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AppFabric within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -17 3 £583 +45.44% 2
North East - 3 - -
North West - 1 £438 -
East of England - 1 £425 -
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AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric.

1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) C#
2 28 (84.85%) WCF
3 27 (81.82%) Windows
4 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
5 22 (66.67%) XML
6 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
7 18 (54.55%) SOA
8 17 (51.52%) BizTalk Server
9 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
11 13 (39.39%) Web Services
11 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (36.36%) SQL
13 9 (27.27%) WF
14 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
14 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
14 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
15 6 (18.18%) MVC
15 6 (18.18%) ITIL
16 5 (15.15%) ActiveMQ
16 5 (15.15%) Change Management
16 5 (15.15%) NServiceBus
16 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
17 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 4 (12.12%) REST
17 4 (12.12%) LINQ
17 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
17 4 (12.12%) Middleware

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (51.52%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (15.15%) NServiceBus
3 1 (3.03%) Confluence
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Apache
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (78.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (45.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Visual Studio
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) StyleCop
2 1 (3.03%) NDepend
2 1 (3.03%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Front Office
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) BizTalk Developer
3 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Applications Support
5 4 (12.12%) Support Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (12.12%) Applications Support Specialist
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Trainer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Trainer
7 2 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Lead Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (87.88%) .NET
2 28 (84.85%) WCF
3 22 (66.67%) XML
4 20 (60.61%) ASP.NET
5 13 (39.39%) Web Services
6 9 (27.27%) WF
7 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (15.15%) ActiveMQ
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (12.12%) LINQ
9 4 (12.12%) Middleware
9 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (12.12%) REST
10 3 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (9.09%) HTML
11 1 (3.03%) SOAP
11 1 (3.03%) XSD
11 1 (3.03%) XSLT
11 1 (3.03%) Rendezvous
11 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 27 (81.82%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) HPUX
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) SOA
2 6 (18.18%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Change Management
4 3 (9.09%) ERP
4 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Workflow
5 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.03%) Release Management
6 1 (3.03%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.03%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Memory Management
6 1 (3.03%) Risk Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Analytics
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (84.85%) C#
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.03%) Java
5 1 (3.03%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) SC Cleared
1 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) MCT
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) TIBCO
2 1 (3.03%) Telerik
2 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
2 1 (3.03%) DevExpress
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle
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