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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft NuGet
Rank 588 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NuGet 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.096% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£414 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 - -
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
7285 5995 5826
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 13.20% 11.62% 11.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5033 3850 3585
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 144 243
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%

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
Top 11 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 19 December 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 - 7 £414 - 2
London - 1 £365 -
Reading - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
City of London - - - -
South East - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Ipswich - - - - 1

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
3 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
4 8 (50.00%) TDD
4 8 (50.00%) NUnit
4 8 (50.00%) MSBuild
5 7 (43.75%) SpecFlow
5 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
5 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (43.75%) ReSharper
5 7 (43.75%) WCF
5 7 (43.75%) Windows
6 6 (37.50%) Web Services
6 6 (37.50%) NHibernate
6 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
6 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
6 6 (37.50%) NCover
6 6 (37.50%) StyleCop
6 6 (37.50%) MSTest
6 6 (37.50%) NDepend
6 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
6 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (37.50%) BDD
6 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 6 (37.50%) ATDD
7 5 (31.25%) Open Source
7 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM

NuGet
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (6.25%) NServiceBus
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (12.50%) SSDT
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Visual Studio
2 8 (50.00%) NUnit
2 8 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 7 (43.75%) SpecFlow
3 7 (43.75%) ReSharper
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) NCover
4 6 (37.50%) StyleCop
4 6 (37.50%) MSTest
4 6 (37.50%) NDepend
5 4 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (25.00%) Artifactory
6 2 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (12.50%) Gradle
7 1 (6.25%) WebDriver
7 1 (6.25%) Selenium
7 1 (6.25%) FitNesse
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Build and Release Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Build Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Release Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Data Architect
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) .NET Framework
3 7 (43.75%) WCF
4 6 (37.50%) Web Services
4 6 (37.50%) NHibernate
4 6 (37.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) WF
6 2 (12.50%) XSLT
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (6.25%) Dapper ORM
7 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (6.25%) Ninject
7 1 (6.25%) jQuery
7 1 (6.25%) WPF
7 1 (6.25%) JSON
7 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (31.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) Pair Programming
3 6 (37.50%) Domain-Driven Design
3 6 (37.50%) BDD
3 6 (37.50%) ATDD
4 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Workflow
5 4 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (18.75%) DevOps
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
7 2 (12.50%) Automation Testing
8 1 (6.25%) User Stories
8 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 9 (56.25%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Red Gate
4 1 (6.25%) CODA
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle