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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 144 190 203
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +13
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 13 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.38% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.48% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 7
Median daily rate £613 £588 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £548 £490
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £625 £610
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £288 £320
% change year-on-year
+30.43% -10.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
1376 2296 2765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 39.93% 41.68% 44.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1069 1673 1952
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 55 51
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -19.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.60 £25.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
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 6 May 2016.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
3 12 (85.71%) MVVM
4 11 (78.57%) Reactive Extensions
4 11 (78.57%) Task Parallel Library
4 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
4 11 (78.57%) Front Office
4 11 (78.57%) Banking
4 11 (78.57%) Investment Banking
4 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (78.57%) TDD
5 6 (42.86%) Equities
6 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
7 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
7 2 (14.29%) SQL
7 2 (14.29%) VB
7 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 2 (14.29%) Degree
7 2 (14.29%) QA
7 2 (14.29%) VB6
7 2 (14.29%) XAML
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

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 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) NUnit
General
1 11 (78.57%) Banking
1 11 (78.57%) Front Office
1 11 (78.57%) Investment Banking
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (85.71%) C# WPF Developer
2 12 (85.71%) WPF Developer
3 11 (78.57%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
3 11 (78.57%) Front Office Developer
3 11 (78.57%) Senior C# Developer
3 11 (78.57%) Senior Developer
3 11 (78.57%) Senior WPF Developer
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Messaging Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# GUI Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) WPF
2 13 (92.86%) .NET
3 11 (78.57%) Reactive Extensions
3 11 (78.57%) Task Parallel Library
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XML Messaging
4 2 (14.29%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Equities
2 5 (35.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) MVVM
2 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) Multithreading
2 11 (78.57%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VB
2 2 (14.29%) VB6
2 2 (14.29%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
1 2 (14.29%) MCSD
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft