The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 152 - 124
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.11% - 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% - 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 - £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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1564 1445 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 41.15% 45.90% 44.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 734 567
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 99 75
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.03 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £49.50 £42.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in the North West

DevExpress
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 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
Cheshire - 3 £300 -
Lancashire - 1 £300 -
DevExpress
England

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) Telerik
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (20.00%) gulp
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) NuGet
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (20.00%) Bower
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (20.00%) Bower
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) gulp
1 1 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) NuGet
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (20.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (60.00%) RESTful
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) LINQ
5 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Telerik
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft