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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 393 380 409
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 22 48 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.091% 0.19% 0.061%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.41% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 15
Average daily rate
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£550 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £325 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £600 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%
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
11079 11592 11968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 46.00% 46.25% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7148 7536 7273
Average daily rate £425 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 257 333
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £48.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 8 £569 -9.00% 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
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England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 38 (100.00%) C#
2 31 (81.58%) WinForms
3 29 (76.32%) .NET
4 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
5 22 (57.89%) WPF
6 20 (52.63%) WCF
7 19 (50.00%) Finance
8 17 (44.74%) SQL
9 14 (36.84%) XML
9 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 12 (31.58%) Front Office
10 12 (31.58%) Derivative
10 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 11 (28.95%) Windows
12 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
12 10 (26.32%) Banking
12 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
12 10 (26.32%) Degree
12 10 (26.32%) JIRA
13 8 (21.05%) Hedge funds
14 7 (18.42%) NUnit
14 7 (18.42%) HTML
15 6 (15.79%) C++
15 6 (15.79%) OO
15 6 (15.79%) Subversion
15 6 (15.79%) TDD
15 6 (15.79%) Infragistics
16 5 (13.16%) Analytics
16 5 (13.16%) LINQ

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 24 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 12 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
4 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (26.32%) JIRA
3 7 (18.42%) NUnit
4 6 (15.79%) Subversion
5 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio
5 4 (10.53%) CruiseControl
5 4 (10.53%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
6 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.26%) StyleCop
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Front Office
3 10 (26.32%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Back Office
5 2 (5.26%) Advertising
5 2 (5.26%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) C# Developer
3 13 (34.21%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Front Office Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) WinForms Developer
7 2 (5.26%) WPF Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# Architect
8 1 (2.63%) GUI Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.63%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Real Time Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) WinForms
2 29 (76.32%) .NET
3 22 (57.89%) WPF
4 20 (52.63%) WCF
5 14 (36.84%) XML
6 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET
7 7 (18.42%) HTML
8 5 (13.16%) LINQ
8 5 (13.16%) Web Services
9 4 (10.53%) SAML
9 4 (10.53%) Middleware
9 4 (10.53%) MDX
9 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
9 4 (10.53%) Unity DI Container
9 4 (10.53%) HTML5
10 3 (7.89%) .NET Remoting
10 3 (7.89%) ADO.NET
10 3 (7.89%) CSS
11 2 (5.26%) JSON
11 2 (5.26%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Derivative
2 8 (21.05%) Hedge funds
3 5 (13.16%) Fixed Income
4 4 (10.53%) Grid Computing
4 4 (10.53%) Visualisation
5 3 (7.89%) Market Risk
5 3 (7.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (5.26%) Equities
6 2 (5.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (5.26%) Equity Derivative
6 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.63%) FMCG
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.63%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) Multithreading
2 6 (15.79%) OO
2 6 (15.79%) TDD
3 5 (13.16%) Analytics
3 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.53%) OOD
4 4 (10.53%) Workflow
4 4 (10.53%) Risk Management
4 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
4 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.53%) Rapid Prototyping
5 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
5 3 (7.89%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.26%) SOA
6 2 (5.26%) Stress Testing
6 2 (5.26%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (5.26%) Greeks
6 2 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) C#
2 17 (44.74%) SQL
3 6 (15.79%) C++
4 4 (10.53%) T-SQL
4 4 (10.53%) Python
5 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) Degree
2 4 (10.53%) MCSD
2 4 (10.53%) MCSE
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Infragistics
3 5 (13.16%) Syncfusion
4 3 (7.89%) Pegasus
4 3 (7.89%) Sybase