The table below looks at the statistics for NDepend skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NDepend over the 3 months to 25 November 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
NDepend
Rank 589 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NDepend 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.16% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7332 5997 6075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.88% 11.57% 11.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 5007 3863 3591
Average daily rate £400 £385 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 143 230
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.20 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £45.00 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%

NDepend
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NDepend within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NDepend Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NDepend
Daily Rate Trend

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

NDepend Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NDepend
Top 5 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NDepend within the UK over the 3 months to 25 November 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
England - 12 £525 -
London - 1 £525 -
West Sussex - - - -
South East - - - -
Chichester - - - -

NDepend
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NDepend 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 NDepend.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) StyleCop
2 12 (92.31%) MSTest
2 12 (92.31%) BDD
2 12 (92.31%) Domain-Driven Design
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (92.31%) Inversion of Control
2 12 (92.31%) NCover
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) ReSharper
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (92.31%) TDD
2 12 (92.31%) NUnit
2 12 (92.31%) SpecFlow
2 12 (92.31%) ATDD
2 12 (92.31%) MSBuild
3 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (53.85%) WCF
4 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (53.85%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
5 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 6 (46.15%) NuGet
6 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (38.46%) Open Source

NDepend
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NDepend 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 NDepend. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) NServiceBus
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) StyleCop
2 12 (92.31%) MSTest
2 12 (92.31%) NCover
2 12 (92.31%) ReSharper
2 12 (92.31%) NUnit
2 12 (92.31%) SpecFlow
2 12 (92.31%) MSBuild
3 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (46.15%) NuGet
4 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
5 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (7.69%) Subversion
5 1 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 6 (46.15%) Architect
3 5 (38.46%) CRM Architect
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) CRM Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) CRM Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) .NET Framework
2 12 (92.31%) Web Services
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (46.15%) NHibernate
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) WF
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
6 2 (15.38%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (7.69%) AppFabric
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) BDD
1 12 (92.31%) Domain-Driven Design
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (92.31%) TDD
1 12 (92.31%) ATDD
2 11 (84.62%) CRM
3 6 (46.15%) Pair Programming
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
4 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Telerik
2 1 (7.69%) CODA
2 1 (7.69%) DevExpress
2 1 (7.69%) Atlassian