The first table below looks at the demand for NuGet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NuGet over the 3 months to 14 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category.

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
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft NuGet
Rank 531 562 580
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +18
Contract jobs citing NuGet 41 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.002% 0.003%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.61% 0.017% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6766 5743 5910
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 11.42% 10.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4338 3584 3492
Average daily rate £388 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 155 211
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £24.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

NuGet
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NuGet within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

NuGet Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

NuGet
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NuGet within the UK.

NuGet Daily Rate Trend in the UK

NuGet
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing NuGet within the UK over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

NuGet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NuGet
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NuGet within the UK over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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 +23 34 £400 - 1
East of England - 29 £400 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 26 - - 1
London - 3 £488 -
Cambridge - 2 - - 1
Ipswich - 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 £350 -

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NuGet 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 NuGet.

1 53 (96.36%) .NET
2 50 (90.91%) Git (software)
3 48 (87.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 45 (81.82%) TeamCity
5 44 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
5 44 (80.00%) SQL
5 44 (80.00%) Artifactory
6 43 (78.18%) Automated Testing
7 42 (76.36%) Release Management
7 42 (76.36%) Windows
7 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
8 41 (74.55%) Visual Studio
8 41 (74.55%) .NET Framework
8 41 (74.55%) Maven
8 41 (74.55%) Gradle
8 41 (74.55%) MSBuild
9 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 40 (72.73%) SSDT
9 40 (72.73%) Red Gate
9 40 (72.73%) Automation Testing
9 40 (72.73%) Octopus Deploy
9 40 (72.73%) Configuration Management
10 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (14.55%) C#
11 8 (14.55%) Finance
11 8 (14.55%) DevOps
12 7 (12.73%) NHibernate
13 6 (10.91%) Subversion
13 6 (10.91%) TDD
13 6 (10.91%) jQuery

NuGet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing NuGet 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 NuGet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.45%) IIS
1 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTP
1 5 (9.09%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (72.73%) SSDT
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.82%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.82%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 50 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 48 (87.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 45 (81.82%) TeamCity
4 44 (80.00%) Artifactory
5 41 (74.55%) MSBuild
5 41 (74.55%) Gradle
5 41 (74.55%) Visual Studio
5 41 (74.55%) Maven
6 40 (72.73%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (10.91%) Subversion
8 5 (9.09%) ReSharper
8 5 (9.09%) NUnit
9 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 37 (67.27%) Release Engineer
1 37 (67.27%) Build and Release Engineer
2 36 (65.45%) Build Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (14.55%) Developer
4 5 (9.09%) .NET Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Web Developer
6 2 (3.64%) .NET Web Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 1 (1.82%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.82%) UI Programmer
7 1 (1.82%) Consultant
7 1 (1.82%) Programmer
7 1 (1.82%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (1.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.82%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (96.36%) .NET
2 41 (74.55%) .NET Framework
3 11 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 7 (12.73%) NHibernate
5 6 (10.91%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) HTML5
6 5 (9.09%) JSON
6 5 (9.09%) HTML
6 5 (9.09%) XML
6 5 (9.09%) Ninject
6 5 (9.09%) REST
7 4 (7.27%) CSS3
7 4 (7.27%) CSS
7 4 (7.27%) Spring
7 4 (7.27%) WCF
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (5.45%) Ajax
8 3 (5.45%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (5.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (1.82%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 42 (76.36%) Windows
2 40 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
2 43 (78.18%) Automated Testing
3 42 (76.36%) Release Management
4 40 (72.73%) Configuration Management
4 40 (72.73%) Automation Testing
5 8 (14.55%) DevOps
6 6 (10.91%) MVC
6 6 (10.91%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 5 (9.09%) Scrum
8 4 (7.27%) User Stories
9 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Software Architecture
10 2 (3.64%) Web Development
11 1 (1.82%) Refactoring
11 1 (1.82%) Agile Software Development
11 1 (1.82%) MVVM
11 1 (1.82%) BDD
11 1 (1.82%) Data Transformation
11 1 (1.82%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 44 (80.00%) SQL
2 8 (14.55%) C#
3 4 (7.27%) Java
3 4 (7.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.45%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.64%) Ruby
5 2 (3.64%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.82%) XAML
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (76.36%) Microsoft
2 40 (72.73%) Red Gate
3 3 (5.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.64%) VMware