The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 514 528 458
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -70
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 58 35 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.074% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 22 51
Average daily rate
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£550 £548 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.45% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £310 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £313 £315
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -0.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22109 21507 19301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.47% 45.48% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12853 12106 10598
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 996 1103
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.41 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in England

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevExpress across the England region.

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in England

DevExpress
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevExpress across the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in England

DevExpress
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress across the England region.

DevExpress Hourly Rate Trend in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +38 52 £550 -8.33% 3
East Midlands -7 1 £250 -
South East -31 1 £288 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 1
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 60 (77.92%) C#
2 58 (75.32%) .NET
3 47 (61.04%) WPF
4 43 (55.84%) WCF
5 42 (54.55%) SQL
6 40 (51.95%) WinForms
7 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 32 (41.56%) Finance
9 32 (41.56%) Multithreading
10 30 (38.96%) Banking
11 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
12 27 (35.06%) Front Office
13 23 (29.87%) OO
13 23 (29.87%) Relational Database
14 22 (28.57%) Derivative
15 21 (27.27%) Investment Banking
16 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
16 20 (25.97%) TIBCO
17 18 (23.38%) JIRA
18 17 (22.08%) .NET Remoting
18 17 (22.08%) QA
18 17 (22.08%) NUnit
18 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
18 17 (22.08%) Infragistics
19 16 (20.78%) IBM
19 16 (20.78%) Code Coverage
19 16 (20.78%) MSI
19 16 (20.78%) TIBCO EMS
19 16 (20.78%) TeamCity

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 16 (20.78%) TIBCO EMS
2 15 (19.48%) Confluence
3 5 (6.49%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.60%) IIS
5 1 (1.30%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.49%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.90%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (2.60%) Summit
3 2 (2.60%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) 3G
1 1 (1.30%) 2G
1 1 (1.30%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 23 (29.87%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (12.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (5.19%) Spotfire
7 4 (5.19%) MS Access
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) JIRA
2 17 (22.08%) NUnit
3 16 (20.78%) MSI
3 16 (20.78%) TeamCity
4 14 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 10 (12.99%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (9.09%) Subversion
7 6 (7.79%) Git (software)
8 1 (1.30%) FxCop
8 1 (1.30%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.30%) MSTest
8 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.30%) CruiseControl
General
1 32 (41.56%) Finance
2 30 (38.96%) Banking
3 27 (35.06%) Front Office
4 21 (27.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.30%) French Language
5 1 (1.30%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 66 (85.71%) Developer
2 37 (48.05%) C# Developer
3 23 (29.87%) .NET Developer
4 10 (12.99%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (9.09%) WPF Developer
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.90%) UI Programmer
8 3 (3.90%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (2.60%) C# Programmer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (2.60%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.60%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.60%) Programmer
9 2 (2.60%) Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (75.32%) .NET
2 47 (61.04%) WPF
3 43 (55.84%) WCF
4 40 (51.95%) WinForms
5 29 (37.66%) .NET Framework
6 17 (22.08%) .NET Remoting
7 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET
8 8 (10.39%) LINQ
9 7 (9.09%) XML
9 7 (9.09%) HTML
10 6 (7.79%) MSMQ
10 6 (7.79%) CSS
10 6 (7.79%) jQuery
11 5 (6.49%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 5 (6.49%) WebSphere MQ
12 4 (5.19%) XSL
12 4 (5.19%) FIX Protocol
12 4 (5.19%) Reactive Extensions
13 2 (2.60%) Protocol Buffers
13 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 22 (28.57%) Derivative
2 8 (10.39%) Fixed Income
2 8 (10.39%) Data Structures
3 6 (7.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (6.49%) Credit Derivative
4 5 (6.49%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.60%) CUDA
6 2 (2.60%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.60%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.30%) Swaptions
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.30%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.39%) Windows
2 5 (6.49%) UNIX
3 3 (3.90%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (49.35%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (41.56%) Multithreading
3 23 (29.87%) OO
4 16 (20.78%) Code Coverage
5 15 (19.48%) Refactoring
6 12 (15.58%) OOD
7 8 (10.39%) MVVM
7 8 (10.39%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (9.09%) Web Development
8 7 (9.09%) TDD
9 5 (6.49%) MVC
9 5 (6.49%) Workflow
9 5 (6.49%) ETL
10 3 (3.90%) OOP
10 3 (3.90%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.90%) Low Latency
11 2 (2.60%) Scrum
11 2 (2.60%) Data Management
11 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.60%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (77.92%) C#
2 42 (54.55%) SQL
3 20 (25.97%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.79%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.79%) XAML
5 5 (6.49%) C++
5 5 (6.49%) VBA
6 4 (5.19%) Java
7 3 (3.90%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.60%) Python
9 1 (1.30%) Delphi
9 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (6.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (22.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) TIBCO
2 17 (22.08%) Microsoft
2 17 (22.08%) Infragistics
3 16 (20.78%) IBM
4 10 (12.99%) Syncfusion
5 6 (7.79%) Sybase
6 3 (3.90%) Murex
6 3 (3.90%) Bloomberg
7 2 (2.60%) Telerik
7 2 (2.60%) Reuters
8 1 (1.30%) Oracle
8 1 (1.30%) Calypso
8 1 (1.30%) Citrix
8 1 (1.30%) NetSuite