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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 369 398 351
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -47
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 39 15 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.063% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.14% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 12 35
Average daily rate
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£550 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £478 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £320 £306
% change year-on-year
-10.15% +4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
9907 10496 10021
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.48% 44.40% 45.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6406 6830 6313
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 206 262
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.75 £43.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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
City of London +24 14 £575 -4.16% 1
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England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 56 (81.16%) C#
2 50 (72.46%) .NET
3 43 (62.32%) WPF
4 40 (57.97%) WCF
5 35 (50.72%) SQL
6 33 (47.83%) WinForms
6 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (40.58%) Banking
7 28 (40.58%) Finance
7 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
8 27 (39.13%) Front Office
8 27 (39.13%) Multithreading
9 25 (36.23%) .NET Framework
10 21 (30.43%) Derivative
10 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
11 20 (28.99%) OO
12 19 (27.54%) T-SQL
12 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
13 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
14 17 (24.64%) TIBCO
15 16 (23.19%) JIRA
16 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
17 14 (20.29%) Infragistics
17 14 (20.29%) NUnit
18 13 (18.84%) Refactoring
18 13 (18.84%) .NET Remoting
18 13 (18.84%) QA
18 13 (18.84%) TIBCO EMS
18 13 (18.84%) TeamCity
18 13 (18.84%) Code Coverage

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (18.84%) Confluence
2 5 (7.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.45%) IIS
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Markit EDM
2 3 (4.35%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (2.90%) Front Arena
3 2 (2.90%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (30.43%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (10.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (7.25%) MS Access
7 5 (7.25%) Spotfire
7 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (23.19%) JIRA
2 15 (21.74%) Visual Studio
3 14 (20.29%) NUnit
4 13 (18.84%) TeamCity
4 13 (18.84%) MSI
5 9 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (5.80%) Git (software)
7 3 (4.35%) Subversion
8 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.45%) FxCop
8 1 (1.45%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.45%) CruiseControl
General
1 28 (40.58%) Banking
1 28 (40.58%) Finance
2 27 (39.13%) Front Office
3 19 (27.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 59 (85.51%) Developer
2 33 (47.83%) C# Developer
3 19 (27.54%) .NET Developer
4 9 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.25%) Senior Developer
5 5 (7.25%) WPF Developer
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (2.90%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (2.90%) UI Developer
7 2 (2.90%) Analyst
7 2 (2.90%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (2.90%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead Developer
7 2 (2.90%) C# Programmer
7 2 (2.90%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (2.90%) UI Programmer
8 1 (1.45%) Spotfire Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (72.46%) .NET
2 43 (62.32%) WPF
3 40 (57.97%) WCF
4 33 (47.83%) WinForms
5 25 (36.23%) .NET Framework
6 13 (18.84%) .NET Remoting
6 13 (18.84%) TIBCO EMS
7 8 (11.59%) LINQ
7 8 (11.59%) XML
7 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET
7 8 (11.59%) HTML
8 7 (10.14%) CSS
8 7 (10.14%) jQuery
9 5 (7.25%) XSL
9 5 (7.25%) MSMQ
9 5 (7.25%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (7.25%) Entity Framework
10 4 (5.80%) Reactive Extensions
11 2 (2.90%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 21 (30.43%) Derivative
2 7 (10.14%) Fixed Income
2 7 (10.14%) Data Structures
3 5 (7.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (7.25%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (5.80%) Credit Derivative
5 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.90%) Market Risk
6 2 (2.90%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.90%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.90%) CUDA
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.25%) Windows
2 4 (5.80%) UNIX
3 3 (4.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.83%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) Multithreading
3 20 (28.99%) OO
4 13 (18.84%) Refactoring
4 13 (18.84%) Code Coverage
4 13 (18.84%) OOD
5 8 (11.59%) Performance Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Web Development
7 6 (8.70%) MVVM
7 6 (8.70%) TDD
8 5 (7.25%) ETL
9 4 (5.80%) Low Latency
9 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.80%) Workflow
10 2 (2.90%) Data Management
10 2 (2.90%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.90%) Risk Management
10 2 (2.90%) MVC
11 1 (1.45%) Analytics
11 1 (1.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 56 (81.16%) C#
2 35 (50.72%) SQL
3 19 (27.54%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.14%) JavaScript
5 6 (8.70%) VBA
6 5 (7.25%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) XAML
8 2 (2.90%) Python
8 2 (2.90%) Java
9 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (7.25%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 17 (24.64%) TIBCO
3 14 (20.29%) Infragistics
4 13 (18.84%) IBM
5 10 (14.49%) Syncfusion
6 4 (5.80%) Sybase
7 3 (4.35%) Murex
7 3 (4.35%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.90%) Telerik
8 2 (2.90%) Reuters
9 1 (1.45%) Oracle
9 1 (1.45%) Calypso
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix
9 1 (1.45%) NetSuite
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