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 27 July 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 164 206 196
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -10
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 2 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.059% 0.17% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.39% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Median daily rate £563 £625 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £578
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £675 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £315 £288
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.88 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+88.94% -
DevExpress
London

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
1436 2566 2552
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.22% 43.35% 43.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1103 1900 1739
Median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 63 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.98 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.47% -10.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.60 £32.50 £34.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 27 July 2016, 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 16 (100.00%) C#
1 16 (100.00%) WPF
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 12 (75.00%) MVVM
3 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
3 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (75.00%) Front Office
4 11 (68.75%) TDD
4 11 (68.75%) Banking
4 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
4 11 (68.75%) Reactive Extensions
4 11 (68.75%) Task Parallel Library
5 6 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (37.50%) Equities
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
7 3 (18.75%) WinForms
7 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
7 3 (18.75%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) VB
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 2 (12.50%) XML
8 2 (12.50%) XSLT
8 2 (12.50%) MCSD
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (12.50%) XML Messaging
8 2 (12.50%) XAML

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) NUnit
General
1 12 (75.00%) Front Office
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 11 (68.75%) Investment Banking
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (93.75%) C# Developer
1 15 (93.75%) Developer
2 13 (81.25%) C# WPF Developer
2 13 (81.25%) WPF Developer
3 11 (68.75%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 11 (68.75%) Front Office Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior Developer
3 11 (68.75%) Senior WPF Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Azure Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Messaging Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# GUI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Electronics Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Sybase Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (100.00%) WPF
2 14 (87.50%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) Reactive Extensions
3 11 (68.75%) Task Parallel Library
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) XML Messaging
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (6.25%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Equities
1 6 (37.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Derivative
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 12 (75.00%) MVVM
2 11 (68.75%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Investment Management
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Trading
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Development
5 1 (6.25%) Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) VB
3 2 (12.50%) VB6
3 2 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) MCSD
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Sybase
2 1 (6.25%) Syncfusion