The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 628 618 610
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -8
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 13 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.030% 0.036%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.12% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 14
Median daily rate £375 £425 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +14.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+13.01% +8.14%
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 Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10478 10489 9734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.80% 18.49% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6878 6380 6010
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 388 329
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £18.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.85 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.06 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NServiceBus as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

NServiceBus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Trend

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

NServiceBus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NServiceBus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK over the 3 months to 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -3 13 £375 -11.76% 11
London -25 7 £350 -31.70% 3
East of England +1 2 £413 -2.94% 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £413 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £413 - 1
Yorkshire +4 1 £450 -
South West -3 1 £338 -28.94% 2
Coventry -11 1 £500 +51.51%
South East -13 1 £350 +12.90% 3
West Midlands -14 1 £500 +51.51% 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £350 -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Kent - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 £338 - 2

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus 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 NServiceBus.

1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) C#
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) jQuery
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
3 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
3 22 (70.97%) MVC
4 20 (64.52%) HTML5
5 19 (61.29%) Scrum
6 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (54.84%) MSMQ
7 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
8 16 (51.61%) TDD
9 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (48.39%) Razor View Engine
10 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
10 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
10 13 (41.94%) User Experience
11 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
12 11 (35.48%) CSS3
12 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
13 9 (29.03%) Web Development
13 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (29.03%) SQL
14 8 (25.81%) Windows
14 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (25.81%) PowerShell

NServiceBus
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 11 (35.48%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (22.58%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) IaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) Internet
2 2 (6.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (70.97%) SQL Server
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
3 4 (12.90%) Redis
3 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.45%) RavenDB
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
2 7 (22.58%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (22.58%) NUnit
3 5 (16.13%) TeamCity
4 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.68%) FxCop
5 3 (9.68%) Moq
5 3 (9.68%) NuGet
5 3 (9.68%) Protractor
5 3 (9.68%) SpecFlow
5 3 (9.68%) StyleCop
5 3 (9.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (6.45%) git-flow
6 2 (6.45%) Log4Net
6 2 (6.45%) MSBuild
6 2 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (6.45%) ReSharper
6 2 (6.45%) Selenium
7 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) .NET Developer
3 6 (19.35%) .NET Web Developer
3 6 (19.35%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.90%) C# Developer
5 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 1 (3.23%) C# Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (3.23%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 26 (83.87%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) HTML
2 26 (83.87%) jQuery
3 22 (70.97%) ASP.NET
4 20 (64.52%) HTML5
5 17 (54.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (54.84%) MSMQ
6 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (48.39%) Razor View Engine
7 13 (41.94%) .NET Framework
8 11 (35.48%) CSS3
9 8 (25.81%) Entity Framework
10 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 6 (19.35%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (16.13%) NHibernate
13 4 (12.90%) Ajax
13 4 (12.90%) LESS
13 4 (12.90%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) User Experience
2 8 (25.81%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.68%) iPad
4 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) Wiki
5 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.23%) iPhone
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Windows
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Android
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) MVC
2 19 (61.29%) Scrum
3 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (51.61%) TDD
5 9 (29.03%) Web Development
6 8 (25.81%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (22.58%) OO
8 6 (19.35%) BDD
8 6 (19.35%) DevOps
8 6 (19.35%) Domain-Driven Design
8 6 (19.35%) SOLID
9 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (16.13%) Front End Development
9 5 (16.13%) Secure Coding
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.90%) MVVM
10 4 (12.90%) SOA
10 4 (12.90%) Unit Testing
11 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
11 3 (9.68%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) JavaScript
2 26 (83.87%) C#
3 16 (51.61%) T-SQL
4 9 (29.03%) SQL
5 8 (25.81%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.68%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.23%) Facebook
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle
3 1 (3.23%) Splunk
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