The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for NuGet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NuGet 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
Microsoft NuGet
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing NuGet 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% - -
As % of the Development Applications category 1.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £563 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £363
% change year-on-year -8.57% +20.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

NuGet 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 299 422 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 13.21% 15.66% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 220 130
Median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 16
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +19.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £20.00 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.38 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +1.19% +12.00%  

NuGet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for NuGet in the West Midlands

NuGet
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 NuGet 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 - 3 £563 -
NuGet
England

NuGet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NuGet 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 NuGet.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) NCover
2 3 (75.00%) StyleCop
2 3 (75.00%) MSTest
2 3 (75.00%) NDepend
2 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
2 3 (75.00%) NServiceBus
2 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
2 3 (75.00%) YAGNI
2 3 (75.00%) ReSharper
2 3 (75.00%) NUnit
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services

NuGet
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 (75.00%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MSBuild
1 3 (75.00%) MSTest
1 3 (75.00%) NCover
1 3 (75.00%) NDepend
1 3 (75.00%) NUnit
1 3 (75.00%) ReSharper
1 3 (75.00%) SpecFlow
1 3 (75.00%) StyleCop
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Azure Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 4 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) NHibernate
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) DOM
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) ATDD
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 3 (75.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 3 (75.00%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (75.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (75.00%) SOLID
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) YAGNI
3 2 (50.00%) Pair Programming
4 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
4 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) OO
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft