The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 England 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 Developer Express.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 537 451 550
Rank change year-on-year
-86 +99
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 27 65 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.054% 0.15% 0.031%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.32% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 51 16
Average daily rate £500 £600 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £314 £250
% change year-on-year
+1.99% +25.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22805 20031 25394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.89% 46.57% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13131 11003 13370
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1006 1113 1224
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
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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 24 April 2014.

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

DevExpress
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 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -44 15 £600 - 4
East of England -14 9 £320 - 2
South East -1 1 - -
West Midlands -20 1 - - 1
East Midlands -25 1 - -
Midlands - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) C#
2 55 (84.62%) .NET
3 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
4 45 (69.23%) WPF
5 38 (58.46%) WinForms
6 35 (53.85%) SQL
7 30 (46.15%) Multithreading
8 27 (41.54%) WCF
8 27 (41.54%) OO
9 22 (33.85%) Finance
10 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
11 18 (27.69%) Derivative
11 18 (27.69%) Syncfusion
12 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
13 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
13 16 (24.62%) HTML
14 15 (23.08%) XAML
14 15 (23.08%) TDD
14 15 (23.08%) MVVM
15 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
16 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
17 12 (18.46%) Front Office
17 12 (18.46%) jQuery
18 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
18 11 (16.92%) MVC
18 11 (16.92%) N-Tier
18 11 (16.92%) CSS
18 11 (16.92%) Windows
18 11 (16.92%) HTML5

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 2 (3.08%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.54%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.54%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (18.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
1 1 (1.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (70.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.23%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.69%) Subversion
5 4 (6.15%) MSTest
6 1 (1.54%) Hudson
6 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.54%) NUnit
General
1 22 (33.85%) Finance
2 12 (18.46%) Front Office
3 8 (12.31%) Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Military
5 1 (1.54%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 50 (76.92%) Developer
2 37 (56.92%) C# Developer
3 23 (35.38%) .NET Developer
4 15 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Software Engineer
6 8 (12.31%) Lead Developer
6 8 (12.31%) WPF Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Lead C# Developer
6 8 (12.31%) Lead .NET Developer
7 6 (9.23%) C# Software Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) .NET Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Applications Support
9 3 (4.62%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Real Time Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) C++/C# Developer
10 2 (3.08%) UI Developer
10 2 (3.08%) UI Programmer
10 2 (3.08%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (84.62%) .NET
2 45 (69.23%) WPF
3 38 (58.46%) WinForms
4 27 (41.54%) WCF
5 20 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 16 (24.62%) HTML
6 16 (24.62%) ASP.NET
7 12 (18.46%) jQuery
8 11 (16.92%) HTML5
8 11 (16.92%) CSS
9 10 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (13.85%) LINQ
11 8 (12.31%) XML
12 7 (10.77%) Silverlight
13 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 6 (9.23%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (9.23%) JSON
14 5 (7.69%) Razor View Engine
14 5 (7.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
14 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 18 (27.69%) Derivative
2 11 (16.92%) N-Tier
3 9 (13.85%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (6.15%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (4.62%) Grid Computing
6 2 (3.08%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.54%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Exotic Derivative
7 1 (1.54%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (46.15%) Multithreading
2 27 (41.54%) OO
3 17 (26.15%) Software Engineering
4 15 (23.08%) TDD
4 15 (23.08%) MVVM
5 11 (16.92%) MVC
6 9 (13.85%) Unit Testing
7 8 (12.31%) SOA
8 6 (9.23%) OOP
9 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (7.69%) Workflow
9 5 (7.69%) Kanban
10 4 (6.15%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.15%) OOD
11 3 (4.62%) Web Development
11 3 (4.62%) Electronic Trading
12 2 (3.08%) Web Application Development
12 2 (3.08%) Analytics
12 2 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (3.08%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) C#
2 35 (53.85%) SQL
3 15 (23.08%) XAML
4 8 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.77%) VB
6 5 (7.69%) VB6
7 4 (6.15%) C++
8 3 (4.62%) VBA
9 2 (3.08%) VBScript
9 2 (3.08%) Java
9 2 (3.08%) LotusScript
10 1 (1.54%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.54%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.15%) Degree
2 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.54%) Platform Symphony
Vendors
1 18 (27.69%) Syncfusion
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.62%) Pegasus
3 3 (4.62%) Infragistics
4 2 (3.08%) Lotus
5 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.54%) Serena
5 1 (1.54%) DataSynapse
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle