The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 183 192 166
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 8 10 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.17% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.38% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 21
Average daily rate
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£550 £488 £595
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -18.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £550
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £566 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £291 £300
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2223 2611 2427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.85% 43.41% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1646 1852 1736
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 63 70
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.70 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.60% -10.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £28.85 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) .NET
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (73.33%) SQL
4 10 (66.67%) WinForms
5 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (60.00%) WCF
6 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
7 7 (46.67%) Windows
7 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) Front Office
7 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (40.00%) OO
8 6 (40.00%) OOD
8 6 (40.00%) HTML
8 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (33.33%) WPF
9 5 (33.33%) LINQ
9 5 (33.33%) JIRA
9 5 (33.33%) Subversion
10 4 (26.67%) NUnit
10 4 (26.67%) Banking
10 4 (26.67%) Finance
10 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
10 4 (26.67%) XML
10 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 4 (26.67%) HTML5
10 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
11 3 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) NServiceBus
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Markit EDM
1 1 (6.67%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) SQL Server
2 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (26.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (6.67%) Spotfire
6 1 (6.67%) MS Access
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) JIRA
1 5 (33.33%) Subversion
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (20.00%) CruiseControl
4 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (6.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.67%) StyleCop
5 1 (6.67%) NDepend
5 1 (6.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 7 (46.67%) Front Office
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) C++ Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) WinForms
3 9 (60.00%) WCF
4 8 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) WPF
6 5 (33.33%) LINQ
7 4 (26.67%) XML
7 4 (26.67%) .NET Framework
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
8 3 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (13.33%) CSS
9 2 (13.33%) jQuery
10 1 (6.67%) REST
10 1 (6.67%) Protocol Buffers
10 1 (6.67%) AppFabric
10 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (6.67%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (6.67%) .NET Remoting
10 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Derivative
2 2 (13.33%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) OOD
3 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
3 3 (20.00%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) TDD
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
4 2 (13.33%) Workflow
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Code Coverage
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) ETL
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 9 (60.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) XAML
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) C++
6 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Reuters
2 2 (13.33%) Bloomberg
2 2 (13.33%) Syncfusion
3 1 (6.67%) Atlassian
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (6.67%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
3 1 (6.67%) Infragistics
3 1 (6.67%) Telerik