Period
to 25 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NuGet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NuGet over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft NuGet
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 573 794 786
Rank change year-on-year +221 -8 -4
Contract jobs citing NuGet 15 30 75
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.035% 0.036% 0.081%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.11% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 29 61
Median daily rate £388 £475 £479
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.42% -0.78% +9.43%
10th Percentile £363 £322 £319
90th Percentile £547 £638 £600
UK median daily rate £388 £463 £425
% change year-on-year -16.22% +8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

NuGet is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 13,257 23,669 19,869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.99% 28.24% 21.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,917 16,408 13,667
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 283 272
Median hourly rate £30.00 £21.16 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.78% +5.80% +5.49%
10th Percentile £14.75 £12.05 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.75 £57.00 £57.38
Median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +27.91% +13.16% +5.56%

NuGet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NuGet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NuGet in England

NuGet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NuGet in England.

Daily rate trend for NuGet in England

NuGet
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing NuGet in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for NuGet in England

NuGet
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NuGet within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +172 7 £531 -15.00% 2
South West +52 5 £388 -13.89% 2
East of England - 2 £375 -
Midlands +76 1 - -
West Midlands +68 1 - -
NuGet
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing NuGet also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for NuGet.

1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
3 11 (73.33%) C#
4 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 10 (66.67%) DevOps
5 9 (60.00%) Azure
5 9 (60.00%) .NET
6 8 (53.33%) SQL
6 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
6 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
7 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
7 7 (46.67%) MVC
7 7 (46.67%) .NET Core
8 6 (40.00%) Migration
8 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (40.00%) Microservices
8 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
9 5 (33.33%) Ansible
9 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (33.33%) MVVM
9 5 (33.33%) Windows
9 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
10 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
10 4 (26.67%) Scrum
10 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (26.67%) Umbraco

NuGet
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 4 (26.67%) Umbraco
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
2 1 (6.67%) Mule
2 1 (6.67%) Mule ESB
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Azure
2 4 (26.67%) IaaS
2 4 (26.67%) PaaS
3 3 (20.00%) AWS
3 3 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) GitHub
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (6.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (93.33%) Git (software)
2 12 (80.00%) TeamCity
3 6 (40.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (20.00%) Bitbucket
4 3 (20.00%) Moq
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
5 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.67%) Artifactory
6 1 (6.67%) GitLab
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.67%) JIRA
6 1 (6.67%) MSI
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium
6 1 (6.67%) SonarQube
6 1 (6.67%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (6.67%) Subversion
6 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.67%) WiX
General
1 1 (6.67%) Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) C# Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Angular Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Backend Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Backend Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (60.00%) .NET
2 8 (53.33%) .NET Framework
2 8 (53.33%) Entity Framework
3 7 (46.67%) .NET Core
4 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (20.00%) OAuth
4 3 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (20.00%) WCF
4 3 (20.00%) WPF
4 3 (20.00%) YAML
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (13.33%) Autofac
5 2 (13.33%) AutoMapper
5 2 (13.33%) Dapper ORM
5 2 (13.33%) Lambda Expressions
5 2 (13.33%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (13.33%) Swagger
6 1 (6.67%) CSS
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Cloud Native
2 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (6.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (6.67%) CentOS
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) DevOps
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
2 7 (46.67%) Test Automation
3 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) Microservices
3 6 (40.00%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
4 5 (33.33%) MVVM
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 3 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) GitOps
6 3 (20.00%) Kanban
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (20.00%) SOLID
6 3 (20.00%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) C#
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) Python
5 1 (6.67%) Groovy
5 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.67%) Perl
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 1 (6.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
2 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 5 (33.33%) Ansible
3 3 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (13.33%) Puppet
5 1 (6.67%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (6.67%) ITRS Geneos
5 1 (6.67%) Mesos
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Rancher
5 1 (6.67%) SCOM
5 1 (6.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (6.67%) F5
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk