The table below looks at the statistics for NuGet skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NuGet over the 3 months to 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft NuGet
Rank 619 620 585
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -35
Contract jobs citing NuGet 29 7 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.013% 0.057%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.099% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 8
Median daily rate £438 £413 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +16.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £377 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £440 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £396 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.25% +23.82%
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 Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
8189 7069 6718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 15.23% 13.03% 12.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 5623 4599 4361
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 129 150
Median hourly rate £42.25 £37.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.18% -1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.18 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.15 £45.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £37.02 £37.65
% change year-on-year
+13.45% -1.67%

NuGet
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing NuGet as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 2016.

NuGet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NuGet
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NuGet within the UK over the 3 months to 26 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 +15 28 £450 +9.09% 6
South East +3 13 £463 +17.46%
London 0 10 £450 +5.88% 1
Berkshire +4 9 £475 +26.66%
Reading +2 7 £450 +20.00%
Surrey - 4 £350 -
Bristol - 3 £338 - 2
South West - 3 £338 - 3
Scotland - 1 £425 -
East of England - 1 - - 1
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £425 -
Ipswich - 1 - -
Warrington - 1 £525 -
North West - 1 £525 - 1
Cheshire - 1 £525 -
Suffolk - 1 - -

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing NuGet 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 NuGet.

1 44 (91.67%) C#
2 42 (87.50%) .NET
3 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
6 30 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 29 (60.42%) Git (software)
8 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
9 27 (56.25%) Build Automation
10 24 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
11 21 (43.75%) MVC
12 19 (39.58%) JIRA
12 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (39.58%) MSBuild
12 19 (39.58%) DevOps
13 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (37.50%) Artifactory
14 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
14 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
14 17 (35.42%) MongoDB
15 16 (33.33%) TDD
16 15 (31.25%) Windows
16 15 (31.25%) RavenDB
17 14 (29.17%) BDD
18 12 (25.00%) TeamCity
19 11 (22.92%) Scrum
19 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
20 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
21 9 (18.75%) MS Excel

NuGet
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 6 (12.50%) IIS
2 5 (10.42%) NServiceBus
3 4 (8.33%) Confluence
4 2 (4.17%) OpenStack
4 2 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 32 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (14.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) DNS
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
2 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (35.42%) MongoDB
3 15 (31.25%) RavenDB
4 11 (22.92%) NoSQL
5 6 (12.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.08%) GIS
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 29 (60.42%) Git (software)
2 24 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (39.58%) JIRA
3 19 (39.58%) MSBuild
4 18 (37.50%) Artifactory
5 17 (35.42%) Jenkins
6 12 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 7 (14.58%) Visual Studio
8 6 (12.50%) Subversion
9 5 (10.42%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (8.33%) Vagrant
11 3 (6.25%) Bower
11 3 (6.25%) NUnit
11 3 (6.25%) Selenium
12 2 (4.17%) Jasmine
12 2 (4.17%) Log4Net
12 2 (4.17%) Maven
12 2 (4.17%) Moq
12 2 (4.17%) ReSharper
12 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.33%) Back Office
4 3 (6.25%) Front Office
4 3 (6.25%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (4.17%) Marketing
6 1 (2.08%) Banking
6 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (37.50%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 12 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (22.92%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 11 (22.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (20.83%) Build Engineer
5 10 (20.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (18.75%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (14.58%) Senior Build Engineer
8 4 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 3 (6.25%) .NET Team Leader
9 3 (6.25%) AWS Developer
9 3 (6.25%) Team Leader
10 2 (4.17%) Automation Consultant
10 2 (4.17%) Automation Engineer
10 2 (4.17%) DevOps Specialist
10 2 (4.17%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (4.17%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (87.50%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) ASP.NET
3 19 (39.58%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 6 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 6 (12.50%) NHibernate
6 5 (10.42%) jQuery
6 5 (10.42%) WCF
7 4 (8.33%) SOAP
7 4 (8.33%) Web Services
8 3 (6.25%) CSS
8 3 (6.25%) HTML
8 3 (6.25%) HTML5
8 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.25%) LINQ
8 3 (6.25%) MSMQ
8 3 (6.25%) React
8 3 (6.25%) REST
9 2 (4.17%) CSS3
9 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 3 (6.25%) Derivative
1 3 (6.25%) Equities
1 3 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (6.25%) iPhone
1 3 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.17%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.17%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.08%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.08%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (31.25%) Windows
2 7 (14.58%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.25%) Android
3 3 (6.25%) Linux
3 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (70.83%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 27 (56.25%) Build Automation
4 21 (43.75%) MVC
5 19 (39.58%) DevOps
6 16 (33.33%) TDD
7 14 (29.17%) BDD
8 11 (22.92%) Scrum
9 10 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (12.50%) E-Commerce
10 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
11 5 (10.42%) OO
12 4 (8.33%) Mentoring
12 4 (8.33%) Release Management
12 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
12 4 (8.33%) SOLID
13 3 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
13 3 (6.25%) Integration Testing
13 3 (6.25%) Pair Programming
13 3 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) C#
2 17 (35.42%) JavaScript
3 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (10.42%) SQL
5 4 (8.33%) Java
5 4 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.17%) Python
6 2 (4.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISEB
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (2.08%) VirtualBox
2 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (4.17%) Icinga
3 2 (4.17%) ITRS Geneos
3 2 (4.17%) logstash
3 2 (4.17%) Puppet
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 31 (64.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 4 (8.33%) Splunk
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.08%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.08%) Perforce
4 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.08%) VMware