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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 610 604 548
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -56
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 18 5 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.010% 0.070%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.19% 0.054% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 32
Average daily rate £400 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £369 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
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
9442 9305 8720
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.36% 18.04% 17.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 6139 5783 5160
Average daily rate £410 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 318 310
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.75 £38.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 8 February 2016.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 10 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 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh - 11 £388 -
Scotland - 11 £388 -
England -9 7 £450 +12.50% 10
South East +4 3 £363 -9.37% 4
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £363 - 1
Kent - 3 £363 - 2
London +8 2 £406 -9.72% 4
West Midlands - 2 £500 -
Coventry - 2 £500 -
City of London +49 1 £488 +30.00% 1

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 32 (80.00%) C#
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 26 (65.00%) HTML
4 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 25 (62.50%) CSS
4 25 (62.50%) MVC
4 25 (62.50%) jQuery
5 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
6 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (45.00%) .NET Framework
7 18 (45.00%) MSMQ
7 18 (45.00%) HTML5
8 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
8 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 16 (40.00%) TDD
8 16 (40.00%) Scrum
9 15 (37.50%) SQL
9 15 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
10 14 (35.00%) Entity Framework
10 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
12 11 (27.50%) User Experience
13 10 (25.00%) SOLID
13 10 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 9 (22.50%) WCF
14 9 (22.50%) Windows
14 9 (22.50%) OO

NServiceBus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 11 (27.50%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (10.00%) IIS
3 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.50%) IaaS
3 3 (7.50%) PaaS
4 2 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (5.00%) Office 365
4 2 (5.00%) SaaS
5 1 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Redis
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (5.00%) RavenDB
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.00%) Jasmine
2 4 (10.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (10.00%) NUnit
3 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (7.50%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.00%) FxCop
4 2 (5.00%) git-flow
4 2 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 2 (5.00%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.50%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.50%) Moq
5 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
5 1 (2.50%) Subversion
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) French Language
3 1 (2.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 19 (47.50%) .NET Developer
3 10 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Web Developer
5 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Azure Developer
6 3 (7.50%) CRM Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Architect
7 2 (5.00%) C# Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Messaging Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Leader
8 1 (2.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) HTML
3 25 (62.50%) CSS
3 25 (62.50%) jQuery
4 24 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (45.00%) .NET Framework
6 18 (45.00%) HTML5
6 18 (45.00%) MSMQ
7 15 (37.50%) Razor View Engine
8 14 (35.00%) Entity Framework
9 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (22.50%) WCF
11 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (17.50%) CSS3
12 6 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 6 (15.00%) NHibernate
12 6 (15.00%) WinForms
13 5 (12.50%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) User Experience
2 5 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (10.00%) Derivative
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.00%) Fixed Income
5 2 (5.00%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.00%) iPad
6 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) MVC
2 16 (40.00%) Scrum
2 16 (40.00%) TDD
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 10 (25.00%) SOLID
5 9 (22.50%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (22.50%) OO
6 7 (17.50%) DevOps
7 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.00%) Integration Testing
8 5 (12.50%) CQRS
8 5 (12.50%) CRM
8 5 (12.50%) Secure Coding
9 4 (10.00%) BDD
9 4 (10.00%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.00%) OOD
9 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
10 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
10 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 32 (80.00%) C#
2 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) Puppet
2 2 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) HP
2 2 (5.00%) IBM
2 2 (5.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.50%) Facebook
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Splunk
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