Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 790 806 820
Rank change year-on-year +16 +14 +22
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 106 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.061% 0.049%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.64% 0.33% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 43 35
UK median daily rate £475 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -3.13% -
10th Percentile £363 £280 £325
90th Percentile £650 £560 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £381 £393
% change year-on-year +2.30% -2.87% -1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 16,539 17,650 18,645
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.49% 18.13% 17.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,037 11,365 11,796
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £228
90th Percentile £620 £594 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.23% - +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 397 406 554
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.44 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.91% -7.45% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.42 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -2.90% - +12.68%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 +44 105 £475 +22.58% 33
London +25 64 £550 +22.22% 12
UK excluding London +26 40 £390 +2.30% 21
North of England +60 18 £375 -3.23% 4
South East -7 12 £425 +13.33% 7
North East - 7 £375 -
North West +19 6 £381 -1.61% 3
Yorkshire +22 5 - - 1
South West -11 5 £395 +5.33% 1
Midlands 0 4 - - 5
West Midlands -5 4 - - 4
East of England -23 1 £375 -25.00% 4

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 103 (97.17%) C#
2 101 (95.28%) .NET
3 94 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
4 68 (64.15%) AngularJS
5 55 (51.89%) BDD
6 53 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
7 46 (43.40%) CQRS
8 44 (41.51%) NoSQL
9 43 (40.57%) MongoDB
9 43 (40.57%) React
9 43 (40.57%) MVC
10 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
11 40 (37.74%) TDD
12 35 (33.02%) Finance
13 34 (32.08%) Scrum
13 34 (32.08%) Angular 2
14 33 (31.13%) ASP.NET
15 30 (28.30%) Software Engineering
15 30 (28.30%) SpecFlow
16 29 (27.36%) Greenfield Project
17 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
17 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (25.47%) Subversion
18 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
18 27 (25.47%) Redux
18 27 (25.47%) RabbitMQ
19 26 (24.53%) Hedge funds
19 26 (24.53%) Complex Event Processing
19 26 (24.53%) Reactive Extensions

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 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.83%) IIS
4 2 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.94%) Confluence
5 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 14 (13.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.77%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.94%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.94%) IaaS
4 1 (0.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Extranet
2 1 (0.94%) HTTP
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
2 1 (0.94%) SMS
2 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (41.51%) NoSQL
2 43 (40.57%) MongoDB
3 26 (24.53%) SQL Server
4 17 (16.04%) RavenDB
5 5 (4.72%) Ingres
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.94%) Big Data
8 1 (0.94%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.94%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) Redis
8 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (39.62%) Git (software)
2 30 (28.30%) SpecFlow
3 27 (25.47%) Subversion
4 23 (21.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 23 (21.70%) TeamCity
5 20 (18.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (12.26%) Visual Studio Team System
7 8 (7.55%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.83%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.83%) MSTest
8 3 (2.83%) NUnit
9 2 (1.89%) Protractor
10 1 (0.94%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.94%) gulp
10 1 (0.94%) JIRA
10 1 (0.94%) NuGet
10 1 (0.94%) Selenium
General
1 35 (33.02%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Advertising
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 91 (85.85%) Developer
2 64 (60.38%) C# Developer
3 39 (36.79%) .NET Developer
4 28 (26.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (18.87%) Full Stack Developer
6 19 (17.92%) Lead Developer
7 18 (16.98%) Senior Developer
8 15 (14.15%) Lead C# Developer
9 12 (11.32%) NoSQL Developer
9 12 (11.32%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (10.38%) Senior C# Developer
11 10 (9.43%) Software Engineer
12 9 (8.49%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 8 (7.55%) C# Software Engineer
14 7 (6.60%) Azure Developer
14 7 (6.60%) SharePoint Developer
15 6 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
15 6 (5.66%) PowerShell Developer
15 6 (5.66%) Software Developer
15 6 (5.66%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (95.28%) .NET
2 68 (64.15%) AngularJS
3 43 (40.57%) React
4 34 (32.08%) Angular 2
5 33 (31.13%) ASP.NET
6 27 (25.47%) .NET Framework
6 27 (25.47%) RabbitMQ
6 27 (25.47%) Redux
7 26 (24.53%) Akka
7 26 (24.53%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (24.53%) Kafka
7 26 (24.53%) Reactive Extensions
7 26 (24.53%) SignalR
7 26 (24.53%) WebSockets
8 22 (20.75%) Entity Framework
9 21 (19.81%) CSS
9 21 (19.81%) HTML
10 19 (17.92%) WCF
11 14 (13.21%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (12.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 29 (27.36%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (24.53%) Hedge funds
3 5 (4.72%) User Experience
4 2 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (1.89%) Wiki
5 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Windows
2 5 (4.72%) Unix
3 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (88.68%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (51.89%) BDD
3 46 (43.40%) CQRS
4 43 (40.57%) MVC
5 40 (37.74%) TDD
6 34 (32.08%) Scrum
7 30 (28.30%) Software Engineering
8 28 (26.42%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (24.53%) Complex Event Processing
10 21 (19.81%) SOLID
11 20 (18.87%) Domain-Driven Design
12 17 (16.04%) OO
13 16 (15.09%) Pair Programming
14 14 (13.21%) CRM
15 13 (12.26%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
16 12 (11.32%) SOA
17 9 (8.49%) DevOps
17 9 (8.49%) Web Application Development
18 8 (7.55%) Web Development
19 6 (5.66%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 103 (97.17%) C#
2 53 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 22 (20.75%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) PowerShell
5 8 (7.55%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.94%) Java
6 1 (0.94%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (5.66%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.77%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.89%) Terraform
2 1 (0.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.94%) Puppet
2 1 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (43.40%) Microsoft
2 1 (0.94%) Oracle
2 1 (0.94%) Splunk