The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Developer Express.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 71 - 68
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.11% - 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% - 1.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
+63.93% -0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevExpress
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
367 369 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.13% 48.05% 41.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 190 156
Average daily rate £425 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £273 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 34
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.13 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.31% -42.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £38.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevExpress across the Cheshire region.

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

DevExpress
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing DevExpress also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DevExpress.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Telerik
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing DevExpress also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited DevExpress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Telerik