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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Particular Software NServiceBus
Rank 631 623 622
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 30 40 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.070% 0.029%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.30% 0.40% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 14
Median daily rate £388 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £316 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
9839 9956 9615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.28% 17.44% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6521 6279 5641
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 305 396
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 July 2016.

NServiceBus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 12 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 30 July 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 +5 28 £388 +0.64% 15
London -10 10 £438 +9.37% 3
South West +11 7 £350 -12.50% 2
Coventry -12 7 £325 -5.79%
West Midlands -29 7 £325 -2.98% 1
Bristol - 6 £350 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £500 - 2
East of England - 4 £500 - 2
Watford - 3 £475 -
City of London +38 2 £388 -19.48% 1
Edinburgh - 2 £450 -
Scotland - 2 £450 -

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 40 (93.02%) .NET
2 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
3 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (67.44%) C#
5 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
6 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
7 24 (55.81%) MVC
7 24 (55.81%) SQL
7 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
8 19 (44.19%) CSS
8 19 (44.19%) HTML
9 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
10 17 (39.53%) MSMQ
10 17 (39.53%) TDD
11 16 (37.21%) Scrum
11 16 (37.21%) Windows
11 16 (37.21%) jQuery
11 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
12 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
13 14 (32.56%) CRM
13 14 (32.56%) DevOps
14 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
14 13 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
15 12 (27.91%) Network Security
15 12 (27.91%) IaaS
15 12 (27.91%) MongoDB

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 (25.58%) SharePoint
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (27.91%) IaaS
3 10 (23.26%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (20.93%) Office 365
5 3 (6.98%) PaaS
6 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) Network Security
2 8 (18.60%) Internet
3 3 (6.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (76.74%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) Azure SQL Database
2 12 (27.91%) MongoDB
2 12 (27.91%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (16.28%) RavenDB
5 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Redis
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.33%) MySQL
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 26 (60.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (25.58%) Octopus Deploy
3 11 (25.58%) TeamCity
4 10 (23.26%) FxCop
4 10 (23.26%) StyleCop
5 7 (16.28%) NuGet
5 7 (16.28%) Subversion
6 6 (13.95%) NUnit
7 5 (11.63%) Artifactory
7 5 (11.63%) Jasmine
7 5 (11.63%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (11.63%) Visual Studio
8 3 (6.98%) Moq
8 3 (6.98%) Protractor
8 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
9 2 (4.65%) Log4Net
9 2 (4.65%) MSBuild
9 2 (4.65%) ReSharper
9 2 (4.65%) Selenium
General
1 8 (18.60%) Retail
2 5 (11.63%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Financial Institution
3 3 (6.98%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 25 (58.14%) .NET Developer
3 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 11 (25.58%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (23.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (16.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (13.95%) AWS Developer
8 6 (13.95%) Azure Consultant
8 6 (13.95%) Consultant
9 4 (9.30%) Azure DevOps
9 4 (9.30%) Cloud Consultant
9 4 (9.30%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (9.30%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Lead .NET Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Lead Developer
9 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
10 3 (6.98%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (93.02%) .NET
2 24 (55.81%) ASP.NET
3 19 (44.19%) CSS
3 19 (44.19%) HTML
4 18 (41.86%) AngularJS
5 17 (39.53%) MSMQ
6 16 (37.21%) jQuery
7 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (30.23%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (23.26%) NHibernate
10 9 (20.93%) SOAP
10 9 (20.93%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) .NET Framework
11 8 (18.60%) CSS3
11 8 (18.60%) HTML5
11 8 (18.60%) WCF
12 7 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (16.28%) REST
13 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (11.63%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.30%) iPhone
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.98%) Equities
4 3 (6.98%) Fixed Income
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
5 2 (4.65%) Wiki
6 1 (2.33%) Clustering
6 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.33%) iPad
6 1 (2.33%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Windows
2 12 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.30%) Android
3 4 (9.30%) Windows Phone
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (74.42%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (55.81%) MVC
3 17 (39.53%) TDD
4 16 (37.21%) Scrum
5 14 (32.56%) CRM
5 14 (32.56%) DevOps
6 12 (27.91%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (25.58%) Configuration Management
8 9 (20.93%) Application Packaging
8 9 (20.93%) High Availability
8 9 (20.93%) Microservices
9 8 (18.60%) Web Development
10 7 (16.28%) SOLID
11 6 (13.95%) BDD
12 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
12 5 (11.63%) SOA
12 5 (11.63%) Unit Testing
13 4 (9.30%) B2B
13 4 (9.30%) Extreme Programming
13 4 (9.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C#
2 28 (65.12%) JavaScript
3 24 (55.81%) SQL
4 14 (32.56%) PowerShell
5 4 (9.30%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.98%) C
6 3 (6.98%) Java
6 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
7 2 (4.65%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
System Software
1 11 (25.58%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (37.21%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (25.58%) Puppet
3 9 (20.93%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.93%) SaltStack
3 5 (11.63%) Sitecore
4 3 (6.98%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
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