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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 390 378 389
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 21 38 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.099% 0.18% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.40% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 33 14
Average daily rate £475 £575 £570
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% +0.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £530 £483
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £635 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 - £308
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DevExpress
England

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
8618 9582 9827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.61% 45.22% 44.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5658 6364 6308
Average daily rate £430 £425 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 197 217
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.05 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.11% +1.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +31 2 £675 +17.39%
DevExpress
England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 54 (88.52%) C#
2 51 (83.61%) .NET
3 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
4 40 (65.57%) Finance
5 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
6 28 (45.90%) SQL
7 24 (39.34%) Front Office
8 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
9 20 (32.79%) Banking
10 19 (31.15%) OO
10 19 (31.15%) MVC
11 17 (27.87%) HTML
11 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
11 17 (27.87%) Degree
12 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (26.23%) WPF
12 16 (26.23%) jQuery
12 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (24.59%) WCF
14 14 (22.95%) Web Development
15 13 (21.31%) WinForms
16 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
16 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
17 11 (18.03%) LINQ
17 11 (18.03%) Data Structures
18 10 (16.39%) Razor View Engine
18 10 (16.39%) Syncfusion
18 10 (16.39%) Derivative
18 10 (16.39%) XML
19 9 (14.75%) MS Excel

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.92%) K2 blackpearl
2 2 (3.28%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) EPiServer CMS
3 1 (1.64%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.92%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (67.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (4.92%) MS Access
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (4.92%) Spotfire
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (19.67%) Visual Studio
2 9 (14.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.20%) Subversion
4 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
5 3 (4.92%) Moq
5 3 (4.92%) NUnit
5 3 (4.92%) Protractor
5 3 (4.92%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (4.92%) Xcode
6 2 (3.28%) NCrunch
6 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.28%) StyleCop
General
1 40 (65.57%) Finance
2 24 (39.34%) Front Office
3 20 (32.79%) Banking
4 6 (9.84%) Financial Institution
5 5 (8.20%) Back Office
6 4 (6.56%) Investment Banking
7 2 (3.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 53 (86.89%) Developer
2 38 (62.30%) C# Developer
3 16 (26.23%) .NET Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Web Developer
5 11 (18.03%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (16.39%) C# Web Developer
6 10 (16.39%) HTML Developer
6 10 (16.39%) WPF Developer
7 9 (14.75%) SQL Developer
8 8 (13.11%) C# WPF Developer
8 8 (13.11%) Front Office Developer
9 7 (11.48%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior C# Developer
9 7 (11.48%) Senior Developer
10 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (8.20%) C# WCF Developer
11 5 (8.20%) Senior WPF Developer
11 5 (8.20%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (83.61%) .NET
2 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
3 17 (27.87%) HTML
4 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (26.23%) jQuery
4 16 (26.23%) WPF
5 15 (24.59%) WCF
6 13 (21.31%) WinForms
7 12 (19.67%) .NET Framework
8 11 (18.03%) LINQ
9 10 (16.39%) Razor View Engine
9 10 (16.39%) XML
10 8 (13.11%) CSS
11 7 (11.48%) Silverlight
12 6 (9.84%) AngularJS
13 5 (8.20%) Entity Framework
13 5 (8.20%) JSON
13 5 (8.20%) Web Services
14 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (6.56%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.03%) Data Structures
2 10 (16.39%) Derivative
3 9 (14.75%) User Experience
4 8 (13.11%) Equity Derivative
5 7 (11.48%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (6.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (4.92%) Equities
8 2 (3.28%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
8 2 (3.28%) Hedge funds
8 2 (3.28%) Mathematics
9 1 (1.64%) Fintech
9 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) MVC
1 19 (31.15%) OO
2 16 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (22.95%) Web Development
4 9 (14.75%) Multithreading
4 9 (14.75%) MVVM
5 6 (9.84%) OOD
5 6 (9.84%) Software Engineering
5 6 (9.84%) TDD
6 5 (8.20%) Investment Management
7 4 (6.56%) SOA
7 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Front End Development
8 3 (4.92%) Time Management
8 3 (4.92%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.28%) Portfolio Management
9 2 (3.28%) Product Management
9 2 (3.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 2 (3.28%) SDLC
9 2 (3.28%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 54 (88.52%) C#
2 28 (45.90%) SQL
3 17 (27.87%) JavaScript
4 6 (9.84%) VBA
5 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.56%) XAML
6 3 (4.92%) Apple Swift
6 3 (4.92%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) C
7 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (36.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.39%) Syncfusion
3 6 (9.84%) Telerik
4 4 (6.56%) Oracle
5 3 (4.92%) Tableau
6 2 (3.28%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.64%) Xamarin