The table below looks at the statistics for NServiceBus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NServiceBus over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 601 604 555
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -49
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 27 11 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.020% 0.041%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.26% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 17
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£380 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £373 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.66% -16.66%
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 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
10424 9868 8748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.27% 18.05% 17.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6666 5835 4967
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 308 395 439
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.87 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.54% -14.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.52 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £16.60 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+29.51% -14.87%

NServiceBus
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 July 2015.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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 -13 27 £380 -5.00% 5
London +5 13 £425 +3.03% 2
City of London +1 10 £538 -2.27% 1
West Midlands - 9 £345 -
Coventry - 8 £345 -
East Midlands - 2 £375 -
South East - 2 £375 - 1
South West - 1 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £375 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Somerset - 1 £400 -
Bath - 1 £400 -

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) TDD
3 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (52.50%) C#
5 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (40.00%) HTML
7 15 (37.50%) SOA
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
8 13 (32.50%) MVC
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.00%) CRM
9 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
10 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
10 11 (27.50%) Continuous Delivery
11 10 (25.00%) BDD
11 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
13 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (20.00%) HTML5
14 7 (17.50%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (17.50%) jQuery
14 7 (17.50%) WCF
14 7 (17.50%) WPF
14 7 (17.50%) Scrum
14 7 (17.50%) Finance
14 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
15 6 (15.00%) CSS
15 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
16 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
16 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 3 (7.50%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.50%) Mule
3 1 (2.50%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (2.50%) Mule ESB
3 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
1 5 (12.50%) NUnit
1 5 (12.50%) TeamCity
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
2 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 4 (10.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (7.50%) Moq
3 3 (7.50%) MSBuild
3 3 (7.50%) Log4Net
3 3 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) JIRA
5 1 (2.50%) JMeter
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.50%) NuGet
5 1 (2.50%) Selenium
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 23 (57.50%) .NET Developer
3 9 (22.50%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (7.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Principal Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Agile .NET Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (2.50%) CRM Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (82.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) HTML
3 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (30.00%) AngularJS
4 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (20.00%) HTML5
6 7 (17.50%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (17.50%) WCF
6 7 (17.50%) WPF
6 7 (17.50%) jQuery
7 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (15.00%) CSS
8 4 (10.00%) .NET Framework
9 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (7.50%) RESTful
9 3 (7.50%) NHibernate
10 2 (5.00%) MSMQ
10 2 (5.00%) Middleware
11 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
11 1 (2.50%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (75.00%) TDD
2 24 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (37.50%) SOA
4 13 (32.50%) MVC
5 12 (30.00%) CRM
6 11 (27.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 10 (25.00%) BDD
8 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (17.50%) Scrum
10 3 (7.50%) Pair Programming
10 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (5.00%) Refactoring
11 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
11 2 (5.00%) Open Source
11 2 (5.00%) API Design
11 2 (5.00%) DevOps
11 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (5.00%) Logical Data Model
11 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 21 (52.50%) C#
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.00%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) ISEB
1 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) ISO 9000
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 3 (7.50%) Twitter
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
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