The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Application Platforms category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NServiceBus
North West

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

Application Platforms Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
72 51 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.71% 13.49% 13.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 20 20
Median daily rate £385 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £135 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.34 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.37% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%