The table below looks at the statistics for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank - 653 612
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 0 7 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.012% 0.040%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.043% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 15
Median daily rate - £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £450
% change year-on-year
- -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16430 16404 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.75% 28.23% 27.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11396 11302 10100
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AppFabric as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AppFabric
Daily Rate Trend

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

AppFabric Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AppFabric
Hourly Rate Trend

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

AppFabric Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AppFabric
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AppFabric.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (66.67%) SCOM
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Coaching
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) MCTS

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bitbucket
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
1 1 (33.33%) Portuguese Language
1 1 (33.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) QA Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Coaching
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) MCAD
1 1 (33.33%) MCPD
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
1 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Atlassian