The first table below looks at the demand for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 392 399 424
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +25
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 8 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.035% 0.070% 0.019%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.39% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 5
Average daily rate
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4320 4308 4553
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.86% 17.77% 17.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2848 2731 2906
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 144 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
NServiceBus
England

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in London

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in London

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus across the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in London

NServiceBus
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +21 2 £550 +46.66%
NServiceBus
England

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 14 (93.33%) C#
3 13 (86.67%) MVC
3 13 (86.67%) WCF
4 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 12 (80.00%) MSMQ
4 12 (80.00%) SOA
5 11 (73.33%) TeamCity
5 11 (73.33%) RavenDB
6 8 (53.33%) REST
6 8 (53.33%) Apache Solr
6 8 (53.33%) Maven
6 8 (53.33%) JMS
6 8 (53.33%) Web Services
6 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
6 8 (53.33%) Middleware
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
7 7 (46.67%) EAI
7 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
7 7 (46.67%) Kanban
7 7 (46.67%) JCAPS
8 5 (33.33%) LINQ
8 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
9 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
9 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
9 4 (26.67%) SQL
9 4 (26.67%) Extreme Programming

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 8 (53.33%) Apache Solr
2 7 (46.67%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (46.67%) JCAPS
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) RavenDB
3 3 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) TeamCity
2 8 (53.33%) Maven
2 8 (53.33%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (20.00%) NUnit
3 3 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) SpecFlow
4 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (6.67%) MSTest
4 1 (6.67%) Moq
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
1 14 (93.33%) .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) WCF
3 12 (80.00%) MSMQ
4 8 (53.33%) REST
4 8 (53.33%) JMS
4 8 (53.33%) Web Services
4 8 (53.33%) Middleware
5 5 (33.33%) LINQ
5 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 4 (26.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (20.00%) Ember.js
7 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) Durandal
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (20.00%) jQuery
7 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (13.33%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (13.33%) AppFabric
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) MVC
2 12 (80.00%) TDD
2 12 (80.00%) SOA
3 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) EAI
4 7 (46.67%) Unit Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (26.67%) Extreme Programming
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 3 (20.00%) System Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (6.67%) Workflow
7 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
7 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) C#
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Typemock