The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 230 224 232
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 8 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.071% 0.071%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 5
Average daily rate
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£294 £315 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.74% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £350 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £315 £338
% change year-on-year
-8.73% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4387 4173 4803
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.82% 49.29% 48.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2172 2067 2074
Average daily rate £350 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £208 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 319 339
Average hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in the South East

DevExpress
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevExpress across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Kent 0 5 £275 -
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
Berkshire - - - -
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DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (100.00%) .NET
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
3 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (55.56%) PHP
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) OOP
5 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 5 (55.56%) Telerik
6 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (33.33%) NUnit
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) Web Development

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Kerberos
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (33.33%) NUnit
3 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
3 2 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 2 (22.22%) MSI
3 2 (22.22%) Hudson
3 2 (22.22%) WiX
3 2 (22.22%) SpecFlow
3 2 (22.22%) Jasmine
3 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 1 (11.11%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
1 1 (11.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 7 (77.78%) XML
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 6 (66.67%) CSS
5 5 (55.56%) HTML
5 5 (55.56%) REST
5 5 (55.56%) HTML5
5 5 (55.56%) JSON
6 3 (33.33%) jQuery
6 3 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 3 (33.33%) Web Services
7 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 2 (22.22%) JSP
7 2 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (22.22%) Kendo UI
7 2 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) OOP
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) System Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 3 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) T-SQL
2 7 (77.78%) VB.NET
3 5 (55.56%) PHP
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) TypeScript
4 2 (22.22%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Telerik
2 3 (33.33%) Serena
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft