The table below looks at the statistics for Protocol Buffers skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Protocol Buffers over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Protocol Buffers (protobuf)
Rank - - 552
Contract jobs citing Protocol Buffers 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.006%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £26.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15034 14825 13750
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.40% 28.02% 27.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 10082 9622 8642
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 211 331
Average hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £18.00 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

Protocol Buffers
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Protocol Buffers Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Daily Rate Trend

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

Protocol Buffers Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Protocol Buffers within the UK.

Protocol Buffers Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Protocol Buffers
Top 22 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Protocol Buffers 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 Protocol Buffers.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
1 1 (100.00%) SignalR
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (100.00%) HATEOAS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Protocol Buffers
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Protocol Buffers 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 Protocol Buffers. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) WebSockets
1 1 (100.00%) SignalR
1 1 (100.00%) HATEOAS
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google