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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Particular Software NServiceBus
UK
Rank 552 610 600
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -10
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 30 17 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.033% 0.014%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.40% 0.20% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 7
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £325 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -
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
7543 8617 8883
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 16.96% 17.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4839 5484 5570
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 137 232 316
Median hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +18.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +46 30 £400 -11.11% 14
London +21 11 £488 +20.00% 4
West Midlands +13 10 £610 +22.00% 3
Solihull - 8 - -
South West - 7 £280 - 1
Somerset - 5 £280 - 1
City of London -3 4 £500 +2.56% 1
Taunton - 4 £280 -
Coventry -13 2 £610 +22.00% 2
Leeds - 1 £300 -
Manchester - 1 £388 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
Yorkshire - 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £388 - 3
Bath - 1 £375 - 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -

NServiceBus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 61 (98.39%) .NET
2 59 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (90.32%) C#
4 39 (62.90%) MVC
4 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
5 35 (56.45%) SQL
5 35 (56.45%) TDD
6 30 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
7 29 (46.77%) Scrum
8 28 (45.16%) ASP.NET
8 28 (45.16%) .NET Framework
9 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
10 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
11 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
12 19 (30.65%) WCF
12 19 (30.65%) Unit Testing
13 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
13 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
13 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
13 18 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
14 17 (27.42%) HTML
14 17 (27.42%) PowerShell
14 17 (27.42%) jQuery
14 17 (27.42%) Kanban
15 16 (25.81%) QA
15 16 (25.81%) CSS
15 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (24.19%) SOAP
16 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008

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 8 (12.90%) K2 blackpearl
2 7 (11.29%) IIS
3 5 (8.06%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.45%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) JBoss
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.23%) IaaS
3 2 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) Broadband
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (62.90%) SQL Server
2 15 (24.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (19.35%) NoSQL
4 11 (17.74%) MongoDB
5 10 (16.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.45%) RavenDB
7 2 (3.23%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (1.61%) MySQL
8 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 30 (48.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (29.03%) Visual Studio
3 12 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (8.06%) StyleCop
4 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (6.45%) NuGet
5 4 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.84%) FxCop
6 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (3.23%) Artifactory
7 2 (3.23%) Cucumber
7 2 (3.23%) MSBuild
7 2 (3.23%) MSTest
7 2 (3.23%) NCover
7 2 (3.23%) NDepend
7 2 (3.23%) NUnit
7 2 (3.23%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.23%) Selenium
7 2 (3.23%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 12 (19.35%) Telecoms
2 11 (17.74%) Finance
3 4 (6.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.61%) Billing
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.61%) Legal
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (66.13%) Developer
2 32 (51.61%) .NET Developer
3 18 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 15 (24.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (20.97%) SQL Developer
6 10 (16.13%) C# Software Engineer
6 10 (16.13%) Software Engineer
7 9 (14.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (11.29%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (11.29%) ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (11.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (9.68%) Architect
9 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
10 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 5 (8.06%) Software Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (6.45%) Senior Developer
12 3 (4.84%) C# Architect
12 3 (4.84%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (4.84%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (98.39%) .NET
2 28 (45.16%) .NET Framework
2 28 (45.16%) ASP.NET
3 25 (40.32%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (30.65%) WCF
5 18 (29.03%) AngularJS
6 17 (27.42%) HTML
6 17 (27.42%) jQuery
7 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (25.81%) CSS
8 15 (24.19%) SOAP
9 13 (20.97%) KnockoutJS
10 12 (19.35%) XML
11 11 (17.74%) Entity Framework
11 11 (17.74%) StructureMap
12 10 (16.13%) WPF
13 9 (14.52%) WF
14 6 (9.68%) NHibernate
14 6 (9.68%) Web Services
15 4 (6.45%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.45%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (6.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.23%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
3 1 (1.61%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.13%) Windows
2 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (95.16%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (62.90%) MVC
3 35 (56.45%) TDD
4 29 (46.77%) Scrum
5 23 (37.10%) Software Engineering
6 19 (30.65%) Unit Testing
7 18 (29.03%) Automated Testing
7 18 (29.03%) Continuous Delivery
8 17 (27.42%) Kanban
9 14 (22.58%) BDD
9 14 (22.58%) Pair Programming
10 13 (20.97%) SOLID
11 11 (17.74%) Line Management
12 9 (14.52%) Domain-Driven Design
12 9 (14.52%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (12.90%) Workflow
14 6 (9.68%) Microservices
15 5 (8.06%) CRM
15 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 56 (90.32%) C#
2 35 (56.45%) SQL
3 17 (27.42%) PowerShell
4 11 (17.74%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.61%) Java
5 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Security Cleared
2 12 (19.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (25.81%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.61%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.23%) Puppet
2 2 (3.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.84%) Oracle
3 2 (3.23%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
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