The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the City of London region.

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 Syncfusion, Inc.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Syncfusion
Rank 202 174 219
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +45
Contract jobs citing Syncfusion 8 23 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.37% 0.062%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.83% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 22 5
Average daily rate £563 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £578 £484
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2854 2783 3309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.22% 44.66% 40.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2010 1965 2224
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 97
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.44 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.18 £135.00 £40.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Syncfusion
London

Syncfusion
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Syncfusion Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Syncfusion
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 Syncfusion across the City of London region.

Syncfusion Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Syncfusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (90.91%) Finance
3 9 (81.82%) WinForms
3 9 (81.82%) Multithreading
4 8 (72.73%) WPF
4 8 (72.73%) OO
4 8 (72.73%) DevExpress
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Derivative
5 3 (27.27%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Front Office
6 2 (18.18%) Equities
6 2 (18.18%) Legal
6 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
6 2 (18.18%) WCF
6 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
7 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
7 1 (9.09%) QA
7 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

Syncfusion
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Front Office
3 2 (18.18%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Real Time Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Real Time Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) WinForms
3 8 (72.73%) WPF
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
4 2 (18.18%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Derivative
2 2 (18.18%) Equities
3 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Multithreading
2 8 (72.73%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 3 (27.27%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (18.18%) Unit Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) DevExpress
2 1 (9.09%) Infragistics
2 1 (9.09%) Sybase