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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 547 540 470
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -70
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 44 27 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.054% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.12% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 20 38
Average daily rate
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£488 £488 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-10.15% +6.66%
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
23025 22480 19877
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.41% 45.22% 46.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13385 13004 10856
Average daily rate £400 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.91% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £223 £226
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 1015 1016 1123
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +35 36 £550 -8.33%
South West - 2 £313 -
West Midlands - 2 £313 -
East Midlands -10 1 £250 -
South East -26 1 £288 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 - -
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 66 (82.50%) C#
2 57 (71.25%) .NET
3 47 (58.75%) WPF
4 44 (55.00%) SQL
5 42 (52.50%) WCF
6 37 (46.25%) WinForms
7 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
8 32 (40.00%) Finance
8 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (38.75%) Multithreading
10 29 (36.25%) Front Office
11 27 (33.75%) OO
11 27 (33.75%) Banking
12 25 (31.25%) .NET Framework
13 24 (30.00%) Derivative
14 20 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 20 (25.00%) Relational Database
15 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
15 18 (22.50%) Investment Banking
16 16 (20.00%) TIBCO
17 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
17 15 (18.75%) JIRA
18 14 (17.50%) Syncfusion
19 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
19 13 (16.25%) .NET Remoting
19 13 (16.25%) NUnit
19 13 (16.25%) OOD
19 13 (16.25%) Infragistics
20 12 (15.00%) IBM
20 12 (15.00%) Code Coverage

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 12 (15.00%) Confluence
2 5 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.75%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (2.50%) Summit
3 2 (2.50%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.25%) 3G
1 1 (1.25%) 2G
1 1 (1.25%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 20 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (8.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.25%) Spotfire
7 5 (6.25%) MS Access
8 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (18.75%) Visual Studio
1 15 (18.75%) JIRA
2 13 (16.25%) NUnit
3 12 (15.00%) MSI
3 12 (15.00%) TeamCity
4 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.75%) Subversion
7 1 (1.25%) FxCop
7 1 (1.25%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.25%) MSTest
7 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 32 (40.00%) Finance
2 29 (36.25%) Front Office
3 27 (33.75%) Banking
4 18 (22.50%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.25%) French Language
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 69 (86.25%) Developer
2 40 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 23 (28.75%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (8.75%) WPF Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.75%) UI Programmer
8 3 (3.75%) UI Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Lead .NET Developer
8 3 (3.75%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (2.50%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.50%) C# Programmer
9 2 (2.50%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (2.50%) Programmer
9 2 (2.50%) Analyst
9 2 (2.50%) Systems Administrator
10 1 (1.25%) Front Office Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (71.25%) .NET
2 47 (58.75%) WPF
3 42 (52.50%) WCF
4 37 (46.25%) WinForms
5 25 (31.25%) .NET Framework
6 13 (16.25%) .NET Remoting
7 12 (15.00%) TIBCO EMS
8 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.00%) XML
9 8 (10.00%) HTML
9 8 (10.00%) LINQ
10 7 (8.75%) jQuery
10 7 (8.75%) CSS
11 6 (7.50%) MSMQ
12 5 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (6.25%) XSL
12 5 (6.25%) Entity Framework
13 4 (5.00%) Reactive Extensions
14 2 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 2 (2.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (30.00%) Derivative
2 11 (13.75%) Data Structures
3 7 (8.75%) Fixed Income
4 5 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (6.25%) Equity Derivative
5 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.00%) Credit Derivative
6 2 (2.50%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.50%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.50%) CUDA
6 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.25%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.25%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.75%) Windows
2 5 (6.25%) UNIX
3 3 (3.75%) Solaris
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (38.75%) Multithreading
3 27 (33.75%) OO
4 13 (16.25%) OOD
5 12 (15.00%) Code Coverage
5 12 (15.00%) Refactoring
6 8 (10.00%) MVVM
6 8 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (8.75%) TDD
7 7 (8.75%) Web Development
8 5 (6.25%) ETL
8 5 (6.25%) MVC
8 5 (6.25%) Workflow
8 5 (6.25%) Low Latency
9 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
9 4 (5.00%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.75%) OOP
11 2 (2.50%) ERP
11 2 (2.50%) Risk Management
11 2 (2.50%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 66 (82.50%) C#
2 44 (55.00%) SQL
3 20 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (8.75%) C++
4 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
5 6 (7.50%) VBA
5 6 (7.50%) XAML
6 2 (2.50%) Python
6 2 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.50%) Java
7 1 (1.25%) Delphi
7 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (15.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 14 (17.50%) Syncfusion
4 13 (16.25%) Infragistics
5 12 (15.00%) IBM
6 4 (5.00%) Sybase
7 3 (3.75%) Oracle
7 3 (3.75%) Murex
7 3 (3.75%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.50%) Telerik
8 2 (2.50%) Reuters
9 1 (1.25%) Calypso
9 1 (1.25%) Citrix
9 1 (1.25%) NetSuite