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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 642 604 593
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -11
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 14 23 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.042% 0.042%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.13% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 15
Median daily rate £338 £365 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% -1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £540 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £355 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +9.23%
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
10574 10007 9248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.39% 18.39% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 6196 5747
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.97% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 358 314
Median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.91% +12.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £39.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.20 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-1.48% +20.58%

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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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 -32 14 £338 -7.53% 12
London -6 7 £375 -28.57% 5
South West -7 3 £338 -28.94% 1
Bristol - 3 £338 - 1
Coventry -8 2 £350 +6.06%
West Midlands -17 2 £350 +6.06%
Yorkshire +9 1 £450 -
East of England +8 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 23 (76.67%) C#
4 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
5 21 (70.00%) CSS
5 21 (70.00%) HTML
5 21 (70.00%) jQuery
6 20 (66.67%) MVC
6 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
8 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (53.33%) Scrum
9 16 (53.33%) HTML5
10 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
10 15 (50.00%) MSMQ
11 14 (46.67%) TDD
12 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (36.67%) CSS3
13 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
13 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
13 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
14 10 (33.33%) User Experience
14 10 (33.33%) SQL
14 10 (33.33%) Windows
14 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
15 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
16 8 (26.67%) Web Development
16 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
16 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS

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 7 (23.33%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.33%) CMS
4 1 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.33%) IaaS
3 4 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (13.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.00%) MongoDB
3 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (13.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (13.33%) RavenDB
4 4 (13.33%) Redis
4 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) Jasmine
2 7 (23.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (20.00%) NUnit
3 6 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (20.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (16.67%) FxCop
4 5 (16.67%) NuGet
4 5 (16.67%) StyleCop
5 4 (13.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (13.33%) Visual Studio
6 3 (10.00%) Artifactory
6 3 (10.00%) Moq
6 3 (10.00%) Protractor
6 3 (10.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (10.00%) Subversion
7 2 (6.67%) Log4Net
7 2 (6.67%) MSBuild
7 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
7 2 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 17 (56.67%) .NET Developer
3 8 (26.67%) JavaScript Developer
4 5 (16.67%) .NET Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (10.00%) AWS Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) Architect
7 2 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (6.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.33%) C# Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (90.00%) .NET
2 21 (70.00%) CSS
2 21 (70.00%) HTML
2 21 (70.00%) jQuery
3 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET
4 17 (56.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (53.33%) HTML5
6 15 (50.00%) MSMQ
7 13 (43.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (36.67%) AngularJS
8 11 (36.67%) CSS3
9 10 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
10 9 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (23.33%) NHibernate
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
14 4 (13.33%) LESS
14 4 (13.33%) Sass
14 4 (13.33%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) User Experience
2 7 (23.33%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 3 (10.00%) iPhone
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.67%) Wiki
5 1 (3.33%) Equities
5 1 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.00%) Android
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Phone
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 20 (66.67%) MVC
2 16 (53.33%) Scrum
3 14 (46.67%) TDD
4 8 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (26.67%) Web Development
5 7 (23.33%) DevOps
6 6 (20.00%) OO
7 5 (16.67%) BDD
7 5 (16.67%) CRM
7 5 (16.67%) Domain-Driven Design
7 5 (16.67%) Front End Development
7 5 (16.67%) Microservices
7 5 (16.67%) SOLID
8 4 (13.33%) Application Packaging
8 4 (13.33%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (13.33%) High Availability
8 4 (13.33%) MVVM
8 4 (13.33%) Secure Coding
8 4 (13.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 25 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 23 (76.67%) C#
3 11 (36.67%) T-SQL
4 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 8 (26.67%) PowerShell
6 3 (10.00%) TypeScript
7 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (13.33%) Puppet
2 4 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.33%) SaltStack
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.33%) Facebook
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.33%) Splunk
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