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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 547 540 501
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -39
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 28 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.056% 0.048% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 26
Average daily rate
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£625 £424 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.49% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.58% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 - -
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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
22405 21642 20882
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.02% 45.20% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13442 12404 11460
Average daily rate £400 £388 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -1.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 974 1158
Average hourly rate £18.75 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

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 6 July 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

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 6 July 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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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 +14 25 £625 +13.63% 3
West Midlands - 2 £313 -
South West -7 1 £315 +5.00%
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 79 (89.77%) C#
2 66 (75.00%) .NET
3 46 (52.27%) SQL
4 44 (50.00%) WPF
5 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
6 38 (43.18%) WCF
7 37 (42.05%) Finance
8 36 (40.91%) WinForms
9 34 (38.64%) Front Office
10 30 (34.09%) OO
10 30 (34.09%) Multithreading
11 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (30.68%) Derivative
12 25 (28.41%) Banking
13 19 (21.59%) Syncfusion
14 17 (19.32%) .NET Framework
15 16 (18.18%) Investment Banking
15 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
15 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
15 16 (18.18%) Data Structures
16 15 (17.05%) Relational Database
16 15 (17.05%) MVVM
17 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (14.77%) JIRA
19 12 (13.64%) Visual Studio
19 12 (13.64%) XML
20 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
20 11 (12.50%) C++
20 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
20 11 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 7 (7.95%) Confluence
2 5 (5.68%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.41%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (2.27%) Summit
4 1 (1.14%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) 3G
1 1 (1.14%) 2G
1 1 (1.14%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (46.59%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.05%) Relational Database
3 14 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (5.68%) Spotfire
6 5 (5.68%) MS Access
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (14.77%) JIRA
2 12 (13.64%) Visual Studio
3 10 (11.36%) NUnit
3 10 (11.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (7.95%) TeamCity
4 7 (7.95%) MSI
5 6 (6.82%) Subversion
6 4 (4.55%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.41%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.14%) FxCop
8 1 (1.14%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.14%) MSTest
8 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (42.05%) Finance
2 34 (38.64%) Front Office
3 25 (28.41%) Banking
4 16 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.41%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 77 (87.50%) Developer
2 48 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 21 (23.86%) .NET Developer
4 15 (17.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.23%) WPF Developer
5 9 (10.23%) Senior Developer
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Developer
6 5 (5.68%) Senior C# Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Lead Developer
7 3 (3.41%) UI Programmer
7 3 (3.41%) Lead C# Developer
7 3 (3.41%) UI Developer
7 3 (3.41%) Lead .NET Developer
8 2 (2.27%) AWS Developer
8 2 (2.27%) Systems Administrator
9 1 (1.14%) Applications Developer
9 1 (1.14%) Front Office Developer
9 1 (1.14%) Analyst
9 1 (1.14%) C++ Developer
9 1 (1.14%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (75.00%) .NET
2 44 (50.00%) WPF
3 38 (43.18%) WCF
4 36 (40.91%) WinForms
5 17 (19.32%) .NET Framework
6 12 (13.64%) XML
7 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 10 (11.36%) HTML
9 8 (9.09%) .NET Remoting
9 8 (9.09%) CSS
9 8 (9.09%) Reactive Extensions
9 8 (9.09%) jQuery
10 7 (7.95%) TIBCO EMS
11 6 (6.82%) MSMQ
12 5 (5.68%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (5.68%) XSL
12 5 (5.68%) LINQ
13 4 (4.55%) HTML5
14 2 (2.27%) NHibernate
14 2 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.68%) Derivative
2 16 (18.18%) Data Structures
3 10 (11.36%) Fixed Income
4 9 (10.23%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (5.68%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (4.55%) Credit Derivative
8 3 (3.41%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.41%) Hedge funds
9 2 (2.27%) CUDA
9 2 (2.27%) Market Risk
10 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 1 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.14%) Equities
10 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.36%) Windows
2 5 (5.68%) UNIX
3 3 (3.41%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) Linux
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) OO
1 30 (34.09%) Multithreading
2 27 (30.68%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (17.05%) MVVM
4 11 (12.50%) TDD
5 10 (11.36%) OOD
6 9 (10.23%) Low Latency
7 7 (7.95%) Refactoring
7 7 (7.95%) Code Coverage
8 6 (6.82%) Asset Management
9 5 (5.68%) ETL
9 5 (5.68%) Software Engineering
10 4 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
10 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (4.55%) MVC
10 4 (4.55%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (3.41%) Web Development
11 3 (3.41%) Electronic Trading
11 3 (3.41%) Portfolio Management
11 3 (3.41%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (89.77%) C#
2 46 (52.27%) SQL
3 16 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 11 (12.50%) C++
5 8 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 6 (6.82%) VBA
7 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.41%) XAML
8 2 (2.27%) Java
9 1 (1.14%) Delphi
9 1 (1.14%) Python
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.36%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (21.59%) Syncfusion
2 16 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 10 (11.36%) TIBCO
4 8 (9.09%) Infragistics
5 7 (7.95%) IBM
6 4 (4.55%) Oracle
6 4 (4.55%) Sybase
7 3 (3.41%) Murex
7 3 (3.41%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.27%) Telerik
8 2 (2.27%) Reuters
9 1 (1.14%) Calypso
9 1 (1.14%) Citrix
9 1 (1.14%) NetSuite