Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 754 841 835
Rank change year-on-year +87 -6 -19
Contract jobs citing NServiceBus 97 53 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.10% 0.049% 0.051%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.60% 0.27% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 44 42
UK median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £320 £313 £305
90th Percentile £600 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £381 £365
% change year-on-year -1.64% +4.45% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 0
UK median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 - -

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 16252 19909 20123
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.86% 18.33% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 10511 13091 12446
UK median daily rate £435 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £263 £255 £225
90th Percentile £600 £588 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 492 693
UK median hourly rate £19.82 £20.45 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +2.23% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £44.98 £42.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £20.76 £20.00
% change year-on-year -5.28% +3.78% +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 18 August 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing NServiceBus over the 6 months to 18 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for NServiceBus in the UK

NServiceBus
Top 11 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 18 August 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 +98 97 £413 +6.45% 7
UK excluding London +75 52 £375 -1.64% 5
London +36 42 £530 +36.77% 3
Midlands +38 16 £356 +9.62%
South East +36 16 £380 +1.33% 1
East Midlands - 15 £338 -
North of England +75 10 £375 -16.67% 2
South West +7 10 £320 -17.42%
North West - 9 £375 - 2
West Midlands +41 1 £375 +15.38%
North East - 1 £340 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 96 (98.97%) .NET
2 94 (96.91%) C#
3 74 (76.29%) Agile Software Development
4 60 (61.86%) ASP.NET
5 58 (59.79%) AngularJS
6 50 (51.55%) ASP.NET Web API
7 48 (49.48%) JavaScript
8 44 (45.36%) TDD
9 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
10 39 (40.21%) Scrum
10 39 (40.21%) MVC
11 38 (39.18%) BDD
12 37 (38.14%) CQRS
13 35 (36.08%) .NET Framework
14 34 (35.05%) Finance
14 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
15 33 (34.02%) Git (software)
15 33 (34.02%) Angular 2
16 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
16 32 (32.99%) Software Engineering
17 31 (31.96%) SOLID
18 30 (30.93%) MongoDB
19 29 (29.90%) SQL
19 29 (29.90%) RabbitMQ
19 29 (29.90%) Greenfield Project
20 28 (28.87%) React
21 27 (27.84%) Domain-Driven Design
22 26 (26.80%) SignalR
23 25 (25.77%) Kafka
23 25 (25.77%) Entity Framework

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 (8.25%) ArcGIS
2 7 (7.22%) CMS
3 3 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (2.06%) Confluence
4 2 (2.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) GeoServer
5 1 (1.03%) Sitefinity
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.31%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (10.31%) SaaS
2 5 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.06%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Link 16
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (35.05%) SQL Server
2 32 (32.99%) NoSQL
3 30 (30.93%) MongoDB
4 11 (11.34%) RavenDB
5 7 (7.22%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) GIS
7 1 (1.03%) SQL Anywhere
Development Applications
1 33 (34.02%) Git (software)
2 25 (25.77%) Subversion
3 24 (24.74%) SpecFlow
4 17 (17.53%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (16.49%) TeamCity
6 13 (13.40%) JSUnit
7 8 (8.25%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (6.19%) GoCD
9 5 (5.15%) PostCSS
9 5 (5.15%) Visual Studio
10 3 (3.09%) Cucumber
10 3 (3.09%) Protractor
10 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (2.06%) Fiddler
11 2 (2.06%) JIRA
11 2 (2.06%) NuGet
12 1 (1.03%) Mercurial
General
1 34 (35.05%) Finance
2 8 (8.25%) Avionics
2 8 (8.25%) Military
3 1 (1.03%) Advertising
3 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (82.47%) Developer
2 49 (50.52%) C# Developer
3 39 (40.21%) .NET Developer
4 30 (30.93%) Full Stack Developer
5 21 (21.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (20.62%) Senior Developer
7 16 (16.49%) Lead Developer
7 16 (16.49%) Senior C# Developer
8 15 (15.46%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (13.40%) Angular Developer
10 10 (10.31%) C# Software Engineer
10 10 (10.31%) Software Engineer
11 9 (9.28%) NoSQL Developer
12 8 (8.25%) Lead C# Developer
12 8 (8.25%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
13 7 (7.22%) Senior .NET Developer
13 7 (7.22%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 7 (7.22%) Technical Developer
13 7 (7.22%) Technical Leader
14 6 (6.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (98.97%) .NET
2 60 (61.86%) ASP.NET
3 58 (59.79%) AngularJS
4 50 (51.55%) ASP.NET Web API
5 35 (36.08%) .NET Framework
6 33 (34.02%) Angular 2
7 29 (29.90%) RabbitMQ
8 28 (28.87%) React
9 26 (26.80%) SignalR
10 25 (25.77%) Entity Framework
10 25 (25.77%) Kafka
11 24 (24.74%) Akka
11 24 (24.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (24.74%) HTML
11 24 (24.74%) Reactive Extensions
11 24 (24.74%) Redux
11 24 (24.74%) WebSockets
12 23 (23.71%) HTML5
13 22 (22.68%) WCF
14 21 (21.65%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (29.90%) Greenfield Project
2 23 (23.71%) Hedge funds
3 14 (14.43%) User Experience
4 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.06%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 13 (13.40%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.03%) Android
3 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (76.29%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (45.36%) TDD
3 39 (40.21%) MVC
3 39 (40.21%) Scrum
4 38 (39.18%) BDD
5 37 (38.14%) CQRS
6 32 (32.99%) Software Engineering
7 31 (31.96%) SOLID
8 27 (27.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 24 (24.74%) Unit Testing
10 23 (23.71%) Complex Event Processing
11 19 (19.59%) OO
12 18 (18.56%) Pair Programming
13 17 (17.53%) SOA
14 15 (15.46%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (14.43%) UML
16 10 (10.31%) Software Testing
16 10 (10.31%) Test Automation
16 10 (10.31%) Test Strategy
17 9 (9.28%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 94 (96.91%) C#
2 48 (49.48%) JavaScript
3 29 (29.90%) SQL
4 17 (17.53%) T-SQL
5 12 (12.37%) PowerShell
6 10 (10.31%) VB
7 9 (9.28%) TypeScript
8 8 (8.25%) C
9 3 (3.09%) ECMAScript
10 2 (2.06%) Python
10 2 (2.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.31%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (8.25%) Degree
3 8 (8.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.28%) QA
2 8 (8.25%) MIL-STD-1553
Systems Management
1 2 (2.06%) Ansible
1 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.09%) Sitecore
3 2 (2.06%) Splunk
4 1 (1.03%) SAP
4 1 (1.03%) Xamarin