The table below looks at the statistics for Delphi skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Delphi 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 608 584 557
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -27
Contract jobs citing Delphi 16 32 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.062% 0.059%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.081% 0.16% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 13
Average daily rate £350 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £263 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £330
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -7.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Programming Languages Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
19694 19540 18310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.25% 37.83% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13379 12962 11497
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 526 440 488
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%

Delphi
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Delphi within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Delphi Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Delphi
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Delphi within the UK.

Delphi Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Delphi
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delphi within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Delphi Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Delphi
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Delphi within the UK.

Delphi Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Delphi
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delphi within the UK 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
England -40 15 £350 +16.66% 9
South West +2 6 £363 - 5
Devon - 6 £363 - 3
South East -14 4 £375 +25.00% 1
Plymouth - 4 £363 -
Hampshire +5 3 £375 +50.00%
Cheshire -5 2 £350 +18.64%
North West -12 2 £350 +16.66% 1
London +4 1 £275 +2.32% 2
Kent -9 1 - -
Wales -11 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £295 -
East of England - 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Farnborough - 1 £400 -
Leeds - 1 £295 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £295 -
Bromley - 1 £275 - 1
Cambridge - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £350 -
Exeter - 1 - - 3

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Delphi 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 Delphi.

1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) OO
3 9 (30.00%) Oracle
4 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 8 (26.67%) Java
4 8 (26.67%) SDLC
5 7 (23.33%) C++
5 7 (23.33%) .NET
5 7 (23.33%) UML
5 7 (23.33%) OOP
6 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (20.00%) HTML
6 6 (20.00%) C#
6 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (16.67%) Finance
7 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (16.67%) Ruby
7 5 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
8 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
8 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
8 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
8 4 (13.33%) Borland
8 4 (13.33%) PL/1
8 4 (13.33%) Workflow
8 4 (13.33%) Perl
8 4 (13.33%) MS Office
8 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (13.33%) XML

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Delphi 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 Delphi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (3.33%) Drupal
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.33%) MySQL
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Subversion
2 4 (13.33%) ClearCase
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
3 2 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (60.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
3 5 (16.67%) Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Delphi Programmer
4 4 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) C++ Software Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Delphi Analyst Programmer
5 3 (10.00%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) .NET
2 6 (20.00%) HTML
3 4 (13.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) XSL
4 3 (10.00%) VCL
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (6.67%) Drools
5 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 2 (6.67%) WinForms
6 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.33%) DCOM
6 1 (3.33%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.33%) HTML5
6 1 (3.33%) RESTful
6 1 (3.33%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.33%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (3.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (13.33%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Android
4 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) OO
2 8 (26.67%) SDLC
3 7 (23.33%) OOP
3 7 (23.33%) UML
4 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.33%) Workflow
6 2 (6.67%) Logistics
6 2 (6.67%) MVC
6 2 (6.67%) RAD
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.33%) Data Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Signal Processing
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Validation
7 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 7 (23.33%) C++
3 6 (20.00%) C#
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) Ruby
5 4 (13.33%) Perl
5 4 (13.33%) PL/1
5 4 (13.33%) Python
6 2 (6.67%) C
7 1 (3.33%) Pascal
7 1 (3.33%) PHP
7 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Borland
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Embarcadero
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