The first table below looks at the demand for AppFabric skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AppFabric over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Yorkshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft AppFabric
Rank 108 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing AppFabric 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.085% 0.048% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.30% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
660 526 793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 28.09% 25.05% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 299 443
Average daily rate £325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 23 10
Average hourly rate £30.00 £38.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +105.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £33.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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AppFabric
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AppFabric across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

AppFabric Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

AppFabric
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric.

1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

AppFabric
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing AppFabric 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 AppFabric. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft