The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for NHibernate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NHibernate over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NHibernate
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 128 120
Rank change year-on-year +13 -8  
Contract jobs citing NHibernate 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.44% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £563 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.16% +29.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £361 £325
% change year-on-year +14.42% +10.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NHibernate is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 545 676 618
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.08% 25.09% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 413 392
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 17
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £32.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -39.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £9.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £45.00 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

NHibernate
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing NHibernate as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for NHibernate in the West Midlands

NHibernate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NHibernate in the West Midlands

NHibernate
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing NHibernate within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 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
Coventry +2 3 £563 +45.16% 1
NHibernate
England

NHibernate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NHibernate 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for NHibernate.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
2 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 3 (50.00%) YAGNI
3 3 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (50.00%) MVC
3 3 (50.00%) SOA
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) OOP
3 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (50.00%) NCover
3 3 (50.00%) StyleCop
3 3 (50.00%) MSTest
3 3 (50.00%) NDepend
3 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) BDD
3 3 (50.00%) MSBuild

NHibernate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 3 (50.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (50.00%) MSTest
1 3 (50.00%) NCover
1 3 (50.00%) NDepend
1 3 (50.00%) NuGet
1 3 (50.00%) NUnit
1 3 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (50.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (50.00%) StyleCop
1 3 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Applications Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 6 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) ADO.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (16.67%) Breeze.js
5 1 (16.67%) Durandal
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
1 4 (66.67%) SOLID
1 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 3 (50.00%) ATDD
2 3 (50.00%) BDD
2 3 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 3 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) OOP
2 3 (50.00%) SOA
2 3 (50.00%) YAGNI
3 2 (33.33%) Database Optimisation
3 2 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 2 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Pair Programming
3 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP