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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft NuGet
Rank 626 644 569
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -75
Contract jobs citing NuGet 35 18 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.031% 0.099%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.39% 0.23% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 8
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £220 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £410 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 - £375
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
8918 7981 7154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.36% 13.65% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6007 5246 4572
Median daily rate £430 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 153 132
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.13 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

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 24 August 2016.

NuGet Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

NuGet
Top 11 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 24 August 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 +20 35 £400 +14.28% 11
London +24 28 £375 +7.14% 5
North West - 4 £423 - 4
Merseyside - 4 £423 - 3
Liverpool - 4 £423 - 2
City of London +33 3 £550 +57.14%
South East +10 2 - -
Oxfordshire -8 2 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 61 (93.85%) C#
2 55 (84.62%) .NET
3 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (60.00%) Git (software)
5 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
6 30 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
7 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
8 28 (43.08%) Windows
9 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
10 25 (38.46%) TeamCity
11 24 (36.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 24 (36.92%) DevOps
12 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (35.38%) MVC
12 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET
13 22 (33.85%) Continuous Delivery
14 21 (32.31%) MSBuild
14 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (32.31%) HTML
15 18 (27.69%) CSS
15 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
16 17 (26.15%) Amazon AWS
16 17 (26.15%) Artifactory
16 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
17 16 (24.62%) Build Automation
17 16 (24.62%) PowerShell
17 16 (24.62%) JIRA
18 15 (23.08%) SQL
18 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
18 15 (23.08%) NoSQL

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 9 (13.85%) IIS
2 8 (12.31%) NServiceBus
3 7 (10.77%) Confluence
4 5 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.08%) CMS
5 2 (3.08%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.54%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 30 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (26.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) DNS
2 6 (9.23%) Internet
3 5 (7.69%) Intranet
3 5 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.08%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 13 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 11 (16.92%) RavenDB
5 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
6 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.08%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (3.08%) MySQL
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.08%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 39 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 25 (38.46%) TeamCity
3 24 (36.92%) Team Foundation Server
4 21 (32.31%) MSBuild
5 17 (26.15%) Artifactory
5 17 (26.15%) Jenkins
6 16 (24.62%) JIRA
7 14 (21.54%) Bower
8 13 (20.00%) Subversion
9 11 (16.92%) Grunt
10 8 (12.31%) Octopus Deploy
10 8 (12.31%) Visual Studio
11 6 (9.23%) Selenium
11 6 (9.23%) Vagrant
12 5 (7.69%) Moq
12 5 (7.69%) SonarQube
12 5 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
13 4 (6.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 4 (6.15%) JUnit
14 3 (4.62%) NUnit
General
1 13 (20.00%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Front Office
3 9 (13.85%) Back Office
4 6 (9.23%) Marketing
4 6 (9.23%) Retail
5 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
5 5 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.62%) Banking
7 2 (3.08%) Advertising
8 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (52.31%) Developer
2 18 (27.69%) .NET Developer
3 15 (23.08%) C# Developer
4 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (18.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Build Engineer
6 10 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (12.31%) Senior Developer
7 8 (12.31%) Web Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (10.77%) Senior Build Engineer
8 7 (10.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 7 (10.77%) Senior Web Developer
9 6 (9.23%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (7.69%) AWS Developer
10 5 (7.69%) DevOps Specialist
10 5 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (6.15%) Continuous Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (84.62%) .NET
2 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET
2 23 (35.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 21 (32.31%) HTML
4 18 (27.69%) CSS
5 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (21.54%) jQuery
7 13 (20.00%) REST
8 12 (18.46%) HTML5
9 11 (16.92%) AngularJS
9 11 (16.92%) NHibernate
9 11 (16.92%) WCF
10 10 (15.38%) StructureMap
11 9 (13.85%) Backbone.js
11 9 (13.85%) CSS3
11 9 (13.85%) Web Services
12 8 (12.31%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (12.31%) SOAP
13 7 (10.77%) Apache Flex
13 7 (10.77%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Hedge funds
2 6 (9.23%) Derivative
2 6 (9.23%) Equities
3 5 (7.69%) Fixed Income
3 5 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.69%) Private Cloud
4 4 (6.15%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.15%) iPhone
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.08%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Windows
2 18 (27.69%) Windows Server
3 10 (15.38%) Linux
4 4 (6.15%) Android
4 4 (6.15%) Unix
4 4 (6.15%) Windows Phone
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (63.08%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (36.92%) DevOps
3 23 (35.38%) MVC
4 22 (33.85%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (32.31%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (24.62%) Build Automation
7 13 (20.00%) Web Development
8 12 (18.46%) Scrum
9 11 (16.92%) Configuration Management
9 11 (16.92%) TDD
10 7 (10.77%) BDD
10 7 (10.77%) Load Balancing
10 7 (10.77%) SDLC
11 6 (9.23%) OO
11 6 (9.23%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.69%) CRM
12 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.69%) ITIL
12 5 (7.69%) Project Management
12 5 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 61 (93.85%) C#
2 29 (44.62%) JavaScript
3 16 (24.62%) PowerShell
4 15 (23.08%) SQL
5 8 (12.31%) Java
6 7 (10.77%) Python
6 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
7 5 (7.69%) Bash Shell
8 4 (6.15%) Ruby
8 4 (6.15%) TypeScript
9 3 (4.62%) C++
10 2 (3.08%) C++/CLI
10 2 (3.08%) Perl
10 2 (3.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) ISEB
1 3 (4.62%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Docker
2 3 (4.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 15 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (13.85%) Nagios
2 9 (13.85%) Puppet
3 5 (7.69%) Ansible
4 4 (6.15%) Icinga
4 4 (6.15%) ITRS Geneos
4 4 (6.15%) logstash
5 2 (3.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.85%) Splunk
3 7 (10.77%) Atlassian
4 4 (6.15%) Oracle
4 4 (6.15%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.62%) Perforce
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.54%) Spiceworks
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Merseyside
ECOM
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £490 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago