Period
to 23 October 2017

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 23 October 2017 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
23 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 764 796 826
Rank change year-on-year +32 +30 -40
Contract jobs citing NuGet 74 59 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.080% 0.060% 0.026%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.43% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 40 12
England median daily rate £455 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.74% +4.83% -9.38%
10th Percentile £325 £306 £236
90th Percentile £553 £564 £429
UK median daily rate £455 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +19.74% +1.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

NuGet is in the Development Applications 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 development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 17038 16149 14657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.49% 16.54% 14.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 11872 11009 9805
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.24%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 235 263
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.75% +3.39%
10th Percentile £30.65 £25.45 £24.05
90th Percentile £60.20 £53.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £41.00 £39.37
% change year-on-year +3.66% +4.14% +4.15%

NuGet
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for NuGet in England

NuGet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing NuGet in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for NuGet in England

NuGet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NuGet in England over the 6 months to 23 October 2017.

Contractor 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 23 October 2017. 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 +9 41 £488 - 6
South East +8 15 £401 +5.59% 1
Midlands - 9 £525 - 3
South West -1 8 £359 +6.30%
West Midlands - 5 £525 - 3
East Midlands - 4 £475 -
North of England +60 1 - - 1
North West +21 1 - - 1
NuGet
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for NuGet.

1 67 (90.54%) .NET
2 56 (75.68%) Git (software)
3 46 (62.16%) TeamCity
4 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
5 42 (56.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
7 37 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 35 (47.30%) C#
8 35 (47.30%) Windows
9 34 (45.95%) PowerShell
9 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
10 31 (41.89%) DevOps
11 30 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
12 27 (36.49%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 22 (29.73%) JIRA
14 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
14 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
15 21 (28.38%) MVC
15 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
15 21 (28.38%) Docker
15 21 (28.38%) Confluence
15 21 (28.38%) OpenStack
16 19 (25.68%) Test Automation
16 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (25.68%) TDD
16 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
16 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET
17 17 (22.97%) HTML

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 21 (28.38%) Confluence
1 21 (28.38%) OpenStack
2 13 (17.57%) IIS
3 12 (16.22%) CMS
4 9 (12.16%) SharePoint
5 7 (9.46%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (6.76%) Kentico
8 2 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (2.70%) NServiceBus
9 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (40.54%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (14.86%) GitHub
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (8.11%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (8.11%) npm
5 5 (6.76%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (6.76%) Serverless
5 5 (6.76%) Yarn
6 1 (1.35%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (1.35%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) Intranet
2 1 (1.35%) FIX Connectivity
2 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (55.41%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
3 9 (12.16%) MongoDB
4 8 (10.81%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.11%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (5.41%) Redis
7 2 (2.70%) DB2
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.35%) MySQL
8 1 (1.35%) Riak
8 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 56 (75.68%) Git (software)
2 46 (62.16%) TeamCity
3 42 (56.76%) Octopus Deploy
4 37 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (29.73%) JIRA
6 15 (20.27%) NUnit
7 14 (18.92%) SpecFlow
8 13 (17.57%) Vagrant
9 12 (16.22%) Visual Studio
10 8 (10.81%) Jenkins
11 6 (8.11%) MSBuild
12 5 (6.76%) Bower
12 5 (6.76%) Visual Studio Team System
13 3 (4.05%) Artifactory
13 3 (4.05%) Subversion
14 2 (2.70%) GitLab
14 2 (2.70%) GoCD
14 2 (2.70%) ReSharper
14 2 (2.70%) TortoiseSVN
14 2 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (12.16%) Retail
2 5 (6.76%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.41%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Front Office
5 2 (2.70%) Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.70%) Publishing
6 1 (1.35%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 32 (43.24%) .NET Developer
3 20 (27.03%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Azure Engineer
6 10 (13.51%) Windows Engineer
7 9 (12.16%) Windows DevOps Engineer
8 8 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) AWS Developer
9 7 (9.46%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (9.46%) Senior Developer
10 5 (6.76%) Azure Developer
11 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (5.41%) SQL Developer
12 3 (4.05%) Agile Developer
12 3 (4.05%) CMS Developer
12 3 (4.05%) HTML Developer
12 3 (4.05%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (90.54%) .NET
2 25 (33.78%) ASP.NET Web API
3 19 (25.68%) ASP.NET
4 17 (22.97%) HTML
5 16 (21.62%) AngularJS
6 13 (17.57%) jQuery
7 11 (14.86%) CSS
7 11 (14.86%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (14.86%) REST
8 9 (12.16%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.16%) HTML5
8 9 (12.16%) Node.js
9 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (10.81%) Entity Framework
10 7 (9.46%) .NET Core
10 7 (9.46%) LINQ
10 7 (9.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (9.46%) WPF
11 6 (8.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.41%) Derivative
2 3 (4.05%) Equities
2 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.05%) N-Tier
3 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.70%) DataPower
3 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.35%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.35%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.35%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.35%) NHS
4 1 (1.35%) Renewable Energy
4 1 (1.35%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.30%) Windows
2 22 (29.73%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Unix
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
4 1 (1.35%) Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) DevOps
2 27 (36.49%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.49%) Continuous Delivery
3 21 (28.38%) MVC
4 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (25.68%) Service Delivery
4 19 (25.68%) TDD
4 19 (25.68%) Test Automation
5 14 (18.92%) Unit Testing
6 13 (17.57%) Software Delivery
7 11 (14.86%) Integration Testing
8 10 (13.51%) Microservices
9 9 (12.16%) BDD
10 8 (10.81%) Build Automation
10 8 (10.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
10 8 (10.81%) Open Source
10 8 (10.81%) Performance Testing
10 8 (10.81%) SOA
10 8 (10.81%) SOLID
11 7 (9.46%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (47.30%) C#
2 34 (45.95%) PowerShell
3 22 (29.73%) JavaScript
4 16 (21.62%) SQL
5 15 (20.27%) TypeScript
6 9 (12.16%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.76%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.70%) COBOL
8 2 (2.70%) Java
8 2 (2.70%) Korn
9 1 (1.35%) C++
9 1 (1.35%) Python
9 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.86%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 21 (28.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (12.16%) Ansible
2 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (4.05%) Puppet
3 3 (4.05%) Terraform
4 1 (1.35%) Kibana
4 1 (1.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 45 (60.81%) Microsoft
2 21 (28.38%) Atlassian
3 7 (9.46%) Sitecore
4 3 (4.05%) DevExpress
4 3 (4.05%) Informatica
4 3 (4.05%) Infragistics
4 3 (4.05%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.70%) Adobe
5 2 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (1.35%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.35%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.35%) New Relic
6 1 (1.35%) SAP