The table below looks at the statistics 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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft NuGet
Rank 607 607 579
Rank change year-on-year
0 -28
Contract jobs citing NuGet 19 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.010% 0.018%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.25% 0.071% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 7
Average daily rate £575 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.56% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £371 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £419 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £400
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 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
7597 7025 5984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 14.77% 13.57% 12.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5056 4715 3786
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 127 130
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.00 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.83 £25.20 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.89 £47.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 10 February 2016.

NuGet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NuGet
Top 12 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 10 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
England +12 19 £575 +45.56% 12
London +20 16 £575 +45.56% 5
Romford - 1 £375 -
Reading - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £375 -
Preston - 1 £300 -
Derbyshire - 1 £375 -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £375 -
North West - 1 £300 -
South East - 1 - - 2

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (96.43%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
4 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
5 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
5 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 21 (75.00%) MVC
5 21 (75.00%) TDD
6 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
8 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (57.14%) BDD
9 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
9 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (50.00%) RavenDB
9 14 (50.00%) Build Automation
10 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (32.14%) Scrum
11 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
11 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
12 8 (28.57%) SOLID
12 8 (28.57%) jQuery
12 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
13 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
13 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
13 7 (25.00%) Low Latency
13 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
14 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
14 6 (21.43%) Windows

NuGet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (3.57%) Odyssey Triple'A Plus
Cloud Services
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 14 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 14 (50.00%) RavenDB
3 7 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (3.57%) DB2
7 1 (3.57%) GIS
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
7 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (14.29%) Subversion
4 3 (10.71%) JIRA
4 3 (10.71%) MSTest
5 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (3.57%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (3.57%) Bower
6 1 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.57%) gulp
6 1 (3.57%) InstallShield
6 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.57%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Mocha
6 1 (3.57%) NSubstitute
6 1 (3.57%) NUnit
6 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 1 (3.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (64.29%) Developer
2 15 (53.57%) .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 13 (46.43%) C# Developer
4 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET Developer
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 9 (32.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (14.29%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (14.29%) Team Leader
7 3 (10.71%) Consultant
7 3 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (3.57%) Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 23 (82.14%) ASP.NET
3 20 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 17 (60.71%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.29%) HTML
9 3 (10.71%) HTML5
9 3 (10.71%) RESTful
9 3 (10.71%) XML
10 2 (7.14%) Ajax
10 2 (7.14%) CSS
10 2 (7.14%) JSON
10 2 (7.14%) LINQ
10 2 (7.14%) REST
10 2 (7.14%) SOAP
10 2 (7.14%) WCF
10 2 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) Derivative
1 1 (3.57%) Equities
1 1 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
1 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (3.57%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) MVC
1 21 (75.00%) TDD
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (57.14%) BDD
3 14 (50.00%) Build Automation
3 14 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) SOLID
6 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (25.00%) Low Latency
7 4 (14.29%) SDLC
8 3 (10.71%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.71%) OO
8 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
8 3 (10.71%) Service Management
8 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 3 (10.71%) Web Development
9 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) C#
2 21 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) C++
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Java
4 1 (3.57%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Trillium
4 1 (3.57%) Bloomberg
4 1 (3.57%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.57%) Perforce
4 1 (3.57%) Reuters
4 1 (3.57%) TIBCO