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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevExpress
London / City of London
Rank 154 148 180
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +32
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.067% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.17% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 6
Median daily rate £600 - £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £450 £300
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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
1254 1198 2212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 43.09% 40.00% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 935 881 1625
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £591
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 52
Median hourly rate £47.50 £22.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.11% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £18.20 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £30.00 £23.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing DevExpress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress 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 City of London region with a requirement for DevExpress.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) WPF
2 10 (90.91%) Front Office
2 10 (90.91%) XAML
2 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 10 (90.91%) Wireframes
3 7 (63.64%) Finance
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (54.55%) TDD
4 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Portfolio Management
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) OO
6 4 (36.36%) IBM
6 4 (36.36%) Adobe
6 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
6 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (36.36%) Infragistics
6 4 (36.36%) Telerik
6 4 (36.36%) NUnit
6 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 4 (36.36%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
6 4 (36.36%) NCrunch
6 4 (36.36%) snoop
6 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
6 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 4 (36.36%) Bitbucket
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
1 4 (36.36%) NCrunch
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
1 4 (36.36%) ReSharper
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (90.91%) Front Office
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
1 10 (90.91%) UI Developer
1 10 (90.91%) UI/UX Developer
1 10 (90.91%) UX Developer
2 7 (63.64%) C# Developer
3 4 (36.36%) C# WPF Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Designer
3 4 (36.36%) Front Office Developer
3 4 (36.36%) UI Designer
3 4 (36.36%) UI/UX Designer
3 4 (36.36%) UX Designer
3 4 (36.36%) WPF Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Designer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) WPF
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) User Experience
2 4 (36.36%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 1 (9.09%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Wireframes
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Asset Management
2 6 (54.55%) Portfolio Management
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Data Visualisation
4 4 (36.36%) Garbage Collection
4 4 (36.36%) Information Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) MVVM
5 1 (9.09%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) XAML
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Adobe
1 4 (36.36%) IBM
1 4 (36.36%) Infragistics
1 4 (36.36%) Telerik
2 1 (9.09%) Syncfusion