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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 202 197 222
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +25
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.085% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 4
Average daily rate
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£625 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £578 £495
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £615 £705
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £288 £315
% change year-on-year
+9.56% -8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 - -
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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
2573 2589 3200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.37% 44.01% 45.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1908 1767 2219
Average daily rate £430 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 54 113
Average hourly rate £17.98 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.10 £34.50 £55.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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

DevExpress
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevExpress across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (91.67%) .NET
3 16 (66.67%) WinForms
3 16 (66.67%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) WCF
5 13 (54.17%) Derivative
5 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
5 13 (54.17%) Finance
6 11 (45.83%) OO
6 11 (45.83%) WPF
6 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (41.67%) Front Office
8 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
9 7 (29.17%) TDD
9 7 (29.17%) Banking
10 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (25.00%) OOD
10 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
10 6 (25.00%) XML
10 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
10 6 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
11 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
11 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
11 5 (20.83%) HTML
11 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
11 5 (20.83%) Syncfusion
12 4 (16.67%) LINQ

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Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (54.17%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (8.33%) Spotfire
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 2 (8.33%) MS Access
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 3 (12.50%) NUnit
4 3 (12.50%) CruiseControl
4 3 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 10 (41.67%) Front Office
3 7 (29.17%) Banking
4 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (83.33%) Developer
2 15 (62.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) AWS Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior WPF Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) MI Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) .NET
2 16 (66.67%) WinForms
3 15 (62.50%) WCF
4 11 (45.83%) WPF
5 6 (25.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (25.00%) XML
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
6 5 (20.83%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) LINQ
7 4 (16.67%) MSMQ
7 4 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
9 2 (8.33%) jQuery
9 2 (8.33%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) Derivative
2 4 (16.67%) Equity Derivative
2 4 (16.67%) Data Structures
3 3 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.17%) Equities
4 1 (4.17%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.17%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) OO
1 11 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) TDD
3 6 (25.00%) OOD
4 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) MVVM
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
6 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
7 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.17%) SDLC
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.33%) VBA
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Syncfusion
3 2 (8.33%) TIBCO