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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 554 482 552
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +70
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 29 75 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.057% 0.15% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.33% 0.094%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 46 19
Average daily rate
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£411 £425 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.23% +14.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -11.11%
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
23409 22747 24578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 46.74% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 12936 12896
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 1027 1041 1259
Average hourly rate £18.44 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
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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 -23 17 £531 +18.05% 5
South East 0 9 £294 -2.08%
East of England - 1 £325 - 4
West Midlands - - - - 1
North West - - - -
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 56 (98.25%) C#
2 46 (80.70%) .NET
3 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
4 34 (59.65%) WPF
5 31 (54.39%) WinForms
6 27 (47.37%) SQL
7 26 (45.61%) Finance
8 23 (40.35%) WCF
8 23 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
9 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
10 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
11 17 (29.82%) XML
12 16 (28.07%) Derivative
13 14 (24.56%) TDD
13 14 (24.56%) Front Office
13 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
14 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
14 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
15 12 (21.05%) HTML
15 12 (21.05%) CSS
15 12 (21.05%) JSON
16 11 (19.30%) OO
16 11 (19.30%) HTML5
17 10 (17.54%) MVVM
17 10 (17.54%) Windows
17 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
17 10 (17.54%) Banking
18 9 (15.79%) Degree
18 9 (15.79%) LINQ

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (3.51%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) DNS
1 3 (5.26%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (70.18%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 23 (40.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (22.81%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
4 7 (12.28%) JIRA
5 5 (8.77%) NUnit
6 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
6 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
7 3 (5.26%) Subversion
8 2 (3.51%) Hudson
8 2 (3.51%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.51%) WiX
8 2 (3.51%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.51%) Selenium
8 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.51%) MSI
9 1 (1.75%) LabVIEW
9 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 26 (45.61%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Front Office
3 10 (17.54%) Banking
4 4 (7.02%) Back Office
5 2 (3.51%) Games
5 2 (3.51%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 25 (43.86%) C# Developer
3 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
4 11 (19.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (12.28%) WPF Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.02%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.26%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.26%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (3.51%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.51%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (80.70%) .NET
2 34 (59.65%) WPF
3 31 (54.39%) WinForms
4 23 (40.35%) WCF
5 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 17 (29.82%) XML
7 12 (21.05%) HTML
7 12 (21.05%) CSS
7 12 (21.05%) JSON
8 11 (19.30%) HTML5
9 10 (17.54%) .NET Framework
10 9 (15.79%) LINQ
11 7 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (10.53%) Web Services
13 5 (8.77%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (8.77%) REST
13 5 (8.77%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (7.02%) Unity DI Container
14 4 (7.02%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Derivative
2 5 (8.77%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.02%) Visualisation
3 4 (7.02%) Grid Computing
3 4 (7.02%) Fixed Income
3 4 (7.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.26%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.51%) Equities
5 2 (3.51%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (3.51%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.75%) DTV
6 1 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) TDD
1 14 (24.56%) Multithreading
2 11 (19.30%) OO
3 10 (17.54%) MVVM
4 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
5 8 (14.04%) MVC
6 7 (12.28%) SOA
6 7 (12.28%) Software Engineering
7 6 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.53%) OOP
8 5 (8.77%) Kanban
8 5 (8.77%) Analytics
9 4 (7.02%) Rapid Prototyping
9 4 (7.02%) Workflow
9 4 (7.02%) Data Modelling
9 4 (7.02%) OOD
9 4 (7.02%) Risk Management
10 3 (5.26%) Configuration Management
10 3 (5.26%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 56 (98.25%) C#
2 27 (47.37%) SQL
3 13 (22.81%) T-SQL
4 8 (14.04%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) VB.NET
4 8 (14.04%) XAML
5 7 (12.28%) VB
5 7 (12.28%) C++
6 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 5 (8.77%) VB6
7 3 (5.26%) Python
8 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.51%) Java
8 2 (3.51%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.75%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (15.79%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) MCSE
3 4 (7.02%) MCSD
3 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Syncfusion
3 6 (10.53%) Infragistics
4 5 (8.77%) Telerik
5 3 (5.26%) Pegasus
5 3 (5.26%) Serena
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase
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