Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for NServiceBus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NServiceBus over the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Particular Software NServiceBus
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 771 823 832
Rank change year-on-year +52 +9 +36
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 108 65 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.062% 0.047%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.63% 0.34% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 48 42
UK median daily rate £438 £394 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% +1.56%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £312
90th Percentile £650 £508 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £393
% change year-on-year -1.94% -1.27% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

NServiceBus is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 17020 19258 20138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.64% 18.51% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 11189 12483 12665
UK median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £228
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 478 608
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
10th Percentile £11.00 £12.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.83 £48.75 £42.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.52% +3.65% +14.29%

NServiceBus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing NServiceBus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for NServiceBus in the UK

NServiceBus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NServiceBus in the UK

NServiceBus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing NServiceBus over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for NServiceBus in the UK

NServiceBus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus.

Contractor hourly rate trend for NServiceBus in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NServiceBus within the UK over the 6 months to 20 November 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
England +71 107 £438 +12.90% 6
London +26 62 £530 +21.14% 1
UK excluding London +36 44 £380 -1.94% 5
South East +20 15 £400 +6.67% 2
North of England +69 14 £381 -3.17% 2
North West +27 9 £388 - 2
South West 0 8 £373 -3.87%
Midlands +12 6 £356 +9.62% 1
North East - 5 £375 -
East Midlands - 5 £338 - 1
West Midlands +11 1 £375 +15.38%
East of England -20 1 £375 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NServiceBus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for NServiceBus.

1 105 (97.22%) C#
2 104 (96.30%) .NET
3 89 (82.41%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (67.59%) AngularJS
5 53 (49.07%) BDD
6 49 (45.37%) JavaScript
6 49 (45.37%) TDD
7 47 (43.52%) CQRS
8 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
9 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
10 42 (38.89%) .NET Framework
10 42 (38.89%) NoSQL
11 41 (37.96%) MVC
12 39 (36.11%) React
13 38 (35.19%) Scrum
14 37 (34.26%) Git (software)
14 37 (34.26%) ASP.NET Web API
14 37 (34.26%) Angular 2
15 36 (33.33%) MongoDB
16 34 (31.48%) Entity Framework
16 34 (31.48%) Finance
17 30 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
18 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
18 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
19 28 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
19 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
19 28 (25.93%) RabbitMQ
19 28 (25.93%) SpecFlow
20 26 (24.07%) Redux
21 25 (23.15%) Akka

NServiceBus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (3.70%) CMS
4 2 (1.85%) ArcGIS
4 2 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.93%) Sitefinity
Business Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (3.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Extranet
1 2 (1.85%) Link 16
2 1 (0.93%) HTTP
2 1 (0.93%) SMS
2 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.89%) NoSQL
2 36 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 29 (26.85%) SQL Server
4 16 (14.81%) RavenDB
5 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (34.26%) Git (software)
2 28 (25.93%) SpecFlow
3 25 (23.15%) Subversion
4 24 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
4 24 (22.22%) TeamCity
5 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio Team System
6 12 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.56%) JSUnit
8 5 (4.63%) PostCSS
9 4 (3.70%) Cucumber
9 4 (3.70%) Visual Studio
10 3 (2.78%) MSTest
10 3 (2.78%) NUnit
10 3 (2.78%) Protractor
11 2 (1.85%) NuGet
12 1 (0.93%) gulp
12 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
12 1 (0.93%) Selenium
General
1 34 (31.48%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Advertising
3 2 (1.85%) Avionics
3 2 (1.85%) Military
4 1 (0.93%) Banking
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 98 (90.74%) Developer
2 63 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 43 (39.81%) .NET Developer
4 28 (25.93%) Full Stack Developer
5 26 (24.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 22 (20.37%) Senior Developer
7 20 (18.52%) Lead Developer
8 17 (15.74%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (12.96%) Lead C# Developer
10 12 (11.11%) Angular Developer
10 12 (11.11%) NoSQL Developer
11 9 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 7 (6.48%) SharePoint Developer
12 7 (6.48%) Technical Leader
13 6 (5.56%) Agile Developer
13 6 (5.56%) PowerShell Developer
14 5 (4.63%) JavaScript Developer
14 5 (4.63%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (96.30%) .NET
2 73 (67.59%) AngularJS
3 44 (40.74%) ASP.NET
4 42 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 39 (36.11%) React
6 37 (34.26%) Angular 2
6 37 (34.26%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (31.48%) Entity Framework
8 28 (25.93%) RabbitMQ
9 26 (24.07%) Redux
10 25 (23.15%) Akka
10 25 (23.15%) Kafka
10 25 (23.15%) Reactive Extensions
10 25 (23.15%) SignalR
10 25 (23.15%) WebSockets
11 24 (22.22%) HTML
12 22 (20.37%) CSS
13 17 (15.74%) REST
14 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (12.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.78%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (23.15%) Hedge funds
3 6 (5.56%) User Experience
4 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.78%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Wiki
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.63%) Windows
2 1 (0.93%) Android
2 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
2 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (82.41%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (49.07%) BDD
3 49 (45.37%) TDD
4 47 (43.52%) CQRS
5 41 (37.96%) MVC
6 38 (35.19%) Scrum
7 29 (26.85%) Software Engineering
8 28 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 28 (25.93%) Domain-Driven Design
9 25 (23.15%) Complex Event Processing
10 24 (22.22%) SOLID
11 22 (20.37%) Pair Programming
12 18 (16.67%) OO
13 15 (13.89%) CRM
13 15 (13.89%) Unit Testing
14 14 (12.96%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
15 13 (12.04%) SOA
16 8 (7.41%) DevOps
17 7 (6.48%) Kanban
17 7 (6.48%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 105 (97.22%) C#
2 49 (45.37%) JavaScript
3 18 (16.67%) SQL
4 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
5 13 (12.04%) TypeScript
6 6 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.78%) ECMAScript
8 2 (1.85%) C
8 2 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 7 (6.48%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.41%) QA
2 2 (1.85%) MIL-STD-1553
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (1.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (39.81%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle
2 1 (0.93%) Xamarin