The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for ReSharper skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ReSharper over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
JetBrains ReSharper
UK
Rank 558 631 589
Rank change year-on-year +73 -42  
Contract jobs citing ReSharper 35 13 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.024% 0.066%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.45% 0.17% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 18
Median daily rate £375 £475 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.05% +34.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £339 £385 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £506 £550 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £359
% change year-on-year +3.44% +1.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7860 7745 6973
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.56% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 5301 5162 4461
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 175 188 132
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.22 £31.80 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

ReSharper
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing ReSharper as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for ReSharper in the UK

ReSharper
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for ReSharper in the UK

ReSharper
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ReSharper over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ReSharper in the UK

ReSharper
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for ReSharper in the UK

ReSharper
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ReSharper within the UK over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 35 £375 -21.05% 10
South East +40 22 £393 +57.00% 2
Kent +21 15 £384 +53.50% 1
London +30 6 £488 -11.36% 3
West Sussex - 5 £413 -
City of London - 4 £488 -
West Midlands - 4 £563 - 1
Maidstone - 4 £375 -
Coventry - 4 £563 -
East Grinstead - 3 £438 -
Gatwick - 2 £335 -
South West - 2 £358 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £340 -28.42%
Leeds +9 1 £340 -28.42%
West Yorkshire +8 1 £340 -28.42%
Wiltshire - 1 £358 -
East Midlands - 1 £340 -
Doncaster - 1 £340 -
Bradford - 1 £340 -
Camberley - 1 £473 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £340 -
Surrey - 1 £473 -
Nottingham - 1 £340 -
Sheffield - 1 £340 -
Slough - 1 £338 - 1
Swindon - 1 £358 -
West Malling - 1 £345 -
Berkshire - 1 £338 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -

ReSharper
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ReSharper 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 ReSharper.

1 51 (96.23%) C#
2 49 (92.45%) .NET
3 40 (75.47%) SQL Server
4 36 (67.92%) MVC
5 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
6 29 (54.72%) NUnit
6 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (49.06%) MVVM
7 26 (49.06%) WCF
8 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (47.17%) SQL
8 25 (47.17%) Moq
9 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (43.40%) WPF
10 23 (43.40%) LINQ
11 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (39.62%) TDD
12 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
14 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET
15 18 (33.96%) CSS
15 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
15 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
16 17 (32.08%) HTML
16 17 (32.08%) WinForms
16 17 (32.08%) MSBuild
16 17 (32.08%) Prototyping
17 16 (30.19%) User Experience
17 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
17 16 (30.19%) VB.NET

ReSharper
Top Related 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 10 (18.87%) IIS
2 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (7.55%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.55%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.66%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
4 1 (1.89%) GeoServer
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.89%) GitHub
2 1 (1.89%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) snoop
1 4 (7.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (75.47%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (13.21%) Redis
4 7 (13.21%) Relational Database
5 5 (9.43%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.89%) GIS
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 29 (54.72%) NUnit
2 25 (47.17%) Moq
3 21 (39.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (37.74%) Git (software)
5 17 (32.08%) MSBuild
6 14 (26.42%) TeamCity
7 13 (24.53%) StyleCop
8 12 (22.64%) Visual Studio
9 9 (16.98%) NCrunch
10 8 (15.09%) Subversion
11 7 (13.21%) Bitbucket
12 6 (11.32%) FxCop
13 5 (9.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 5 (9.43%) JIRA
13 5 (9.43%) MSTest
13 5 (9.43%) NuGet
14 4 (7.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Blend
14 4 (7.55%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (15.09%) Front Office
2 5 (9.43%) Banking
3 1 (1.89%) Advertising
3 1 (1.89%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 37 (69.81%) .NET Developer
3 25 (47.17%) C# Developer
4 19 (35.85%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (35.85%) SQL Developer
4 19 (35.85%) WPF Developer
5 17 (32.08%) WinForms Developer
6 13 (24.53%) Oracle Developer
7 12 (22.64%) WCF Developer
8 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (16.98%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (15.09%) C# WPF Developer
10 8 (15.09%) UI Developer
10 8 (15.09%) UI/UX Developer
10 8 (15.09%) UX Developer
11 6 (11.32%) C# WCF Developer
11 6 (11.32%) Senior Developer
12 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 4 (7.55%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (5.66%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (92.45%) .NET
2 34 (64.15%) ASP.NET
3 29 (54.72%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (49.06%) WCF
5 23 (43.40%) LINQ
5 23 (43.40%) WPF
6 22 (41.51%) ASP.NET Web API
7 19 (35.85%) ADO.NET
8 18 (33.96%) .NET Framework
8 18 (33.96%) CSS
9 17 (32.08%) HTML
9 17 (32.08%) WinForms
10 14 (26.42%) Caliburn.Micro
10 14 (26.42%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 12 (22.64%) AngularJS
12 11 (20.75%) Entity Framework
13 10 (18.87%) NHibernate
13 10 (18.87%) REST
14 9 (16.98%) SOAP
15 8 (15.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (30.19%) User Experience
2 14 (26.42%) Client/Server
3 4 (7.55%) Contactless
3 4 (7.55%) EMV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.98%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (67.92%) MVC
2 26 (49.06%) MVVM
3 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (45.28%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (39.62%) TDD
6 18 (33.96%) Unit Testing
7 17 (32.08%) Prototyping
8 15 (28.30%) Scrum
9 13 (24.53%) SOLID
10 12 (22.64%) BDD
11 11 (20.75%) OO
12 8 (15.09%) Wireframes
13 7 (13.21%) CRM
13 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
13 7 (13.21%) OOP
14 6 (11.32%) Dependency Injection
14 6 (11.32%) Refactoring
15 5 (9.43%) Domain-Driven Design
15 5 (9.43%) Inversion of Control
15 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) C#
2 25 (47.17%) SQL
3 16 (30.19%) JavaScript
3 16 (30.19%) VB.NET
4 8 (15.09%) XAML
5 5 (9.43%) VBScript
6 4 (7.55%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.66%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.89%) ES6
8 1 (1.89%) Python
8 1 (1.89%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) Microsoft
1 15 (28.30%) Oracle
2 11 (20.75%) DevExpress
3 5 (9.43%) Atlassian
4 4 (7.55%) Adobe
4 4 (7.55%) IBM
4 4 (7.55%) Infragistics
4 4 (7.55%) Telerik
5 3 (5.66%) New Relic
5 3 (5.66%) Sitecore
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
7 1 (1.89%) Kofax