The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 395 363 412
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +49
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 17 55 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.070% 0.22% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.48% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 31 10
Average daily rate
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£531 £450 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% -23.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
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 London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
11091 11466 11840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.78% 46.29% 45.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6965 7369 7164
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £576 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 259 345
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £48.00 £37.50
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 London

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

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in London

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in London

DevExpress
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevExpress across the London region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in London

DevExpress
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DevExpress Hourly Rate Trend in London

DevExpress
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the London region over the 3 months to 21 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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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
City of London +24 5 £600 - 2
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 37 (100.00%) C#
2 29 (78.38%) WinForms
3 28 (75.68%) .NET
4 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
4 27 (72.97%) WPF
5 24 (64.86%) Finance
6 18 (48.65%) SQL
7 17 (45.95%) Derivative
8 16 (43.24%) WCF
9 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
10 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
10 13 (35.14%) Front Office
11 12 (32.43%) OO
12 11 (29.73%) Banking
12 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (27.03%) XML
13 10 (27.03%) Syncfusion
14 9 (24.32%) Degree
15 7 (18.92%) C++
15 7 (18.92%) JIRA
16 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
16 6 (16.22%) Windows
16 6 (16.22%) Infragistics
16 6 (16.22%) TDD
16 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
16 6 (16.22%) Analytics
17 5 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 5 (13.51%) Grid Computing
17 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (72.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (29.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (18.92%) JIRA
3 4 (10.81%) TeamCity
3 4 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 3 (8.11%) Subversion
5 2 (5.41%) StyleCop
5 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
5 2 (5.41%) NUnit
5 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
General
1 24 (64.86%) Finance
2 13 (35.14%) Front Office
3 11 (29.73%) Banking
4 4 (10.81%) Back Office
5 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 2 (5.41%) Games
6 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.70%) Legal
6 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 26 (70.27%) Developer
2 18 (48.65%) C# Developer
3 11 (29.73%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.81%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead C# Developer
6 3 (8.11%) WinForms Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Real Time Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) WPF Developer
8 1 (2.70%) C# Architect
8 1 (2.70%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (78.38%) WinForms
2 28 (75.68%) .NET
3 27 (72.97%) WPF
4 16 (43.24%) WCF
5 10 (27.03%) XML
6 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
7 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
8 4 (10.81%) LINQ
8 4 (10.81%) Middleware
8 4 (10.81%) MDX
8 4 (10.81%) Unity DI Container
9 3 (8.11%) SAML
9 3 (8.11%) Web Services
10 2 (5.41%) HTML
10 2 (5.41%) RESTful
10 2 (5.41%) JSON
10 2 (5.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 2 (5.41%) Reactive Extensions
10 2 (5.41%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (5.41%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 17 (45.95%) Derivative
2 5 (13.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (13.51%) Grid Computing
2 5 (13.51%) Hedge funds
3 4 (10.81%) Visualisation
3 4 (10.81%) Fixed Income
4 3 (8.11%) Market Risk
5 2 (5.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (5.41%) Equities
5 2 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (2.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Multithreading
2 12 (32.43%) OO
3 6 (16.22%) TDD
3 6 (16.22%) Software Engineering
3 6 (16.22%) Analytics
4 4 (10.81%) Rapid Prototyping
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) OOD
4 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 3 (8.11%) Electronic Trading
5 3 (8.11%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Greeks
6 2 (5.41%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) C++
4 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Python
6 2 (5.41%) VBA
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCSD
2 4 (10.81%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (27.03%) Syncfusion
3 6 (16.22%) Infragistics
4 3 (8.11%) Pegasus
5 1 (2.70%) Sybase
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