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 30 October 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 575 521 539
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +18
Contract jobs citing Delphi 26 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.095% 0.065%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.24% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 23 22
Average daily rate
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£550 £325 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +2.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £410 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+69.23% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+213.72% -60.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £12.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+213.72% -60.76%

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
21653 20135 20085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.24% 38.96% 37.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14469 12935 11994
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 578 682
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.00 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 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 30 October 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
England -52 26 £550 +69.23% 20
South West -36 12 £600 +84.61% 4
Devon -15 10 £600 -
South East -29 8 £335 +3.07% 5
London -1 3 £308 -34.22% 2
Hampshire -22 3 £355 +13.44% 3
City of London +23 2 £308 -57.58%
Surrey -11 2 £208 -46.45% 1
East of England -21 2 £230 -28.12% 2
Berkshire +6 1 - - 1
Camberley - 1 - - 1
Cambridge - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 2
Coventry - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Derby - - - -
Dudley - - - -
Exeter - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hull - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 34 (68.00%) C#
1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) Windows
3 24 (48.00%) Oracle
3 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (36.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (24.00%) Finance
6 12 (24.00%) OO
7 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
7 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (22.00%) UNIX
7 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
8 10 (20.00%) IBM
8 10 (20.00%) Sun
8 10 (20.00%) zOS
8 10 (20.00%) DB2
8 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 10 (20.00%) SAP
8 10 (20.00%) .NET
9 9 (18.00%) C++
9 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
9 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (18.00%) Process Improvement
10 8 (16.00%) MS Office
11 7 (14.00%) UML
11 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.00%) Degree
12 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 (2.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (2.00%) Node.js
1 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.00%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.00%) DB2
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) MS Access
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (4.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.00%) Big Data
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (8.00%) Selenium
4 3 (6.00%) TestComplete
4 3 (6.00%) Bugzilla
5 2 (4.00%) JIRA
6 1 (2.00%) MSTest
6 1 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (2.00%) SilkTest
General
1 12 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Military
3 1 (2.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 28 (56.00%) Developer
2 14 (28.00%) Delphi Developer
3 10 (20.00%) Architect
4 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.00%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Graduate C# Developer
9 1 (2.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) C++/C# Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Automation Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Graduate
9 1 (2.00%) Software Developer
9 1 (2.00%) Junior
9 1 (2.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (10.00%) jQuery
2 5 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (8.00%) HTML
3 4 (8.00%) XML
4 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.00%) Flash
5 2 (4.00%) CSS
5 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (2.00%) WAMP
6 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (2.00%) REST
6 1 (2.00%) Web Services
6 1 (2.00%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.00%) LAMP
6 1 (2.00%) Ajax
6 1 (2.00%) JSON
6 1 (2.00%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Open Source
2 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (8.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Internet of Things
4 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) AS400
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (22.00%) UNIX
3 10 (20.00%) zOS
4 1 (2.00%) VMS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) OO
3 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (18.00%) TOGAF
4 9 (18.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.00%) Process Improvement
5 7 (14.00%) UML
6 6 (12.00%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 5 (10.00%) Change Control
7 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) ITSM
8 4 (8.00%) Project Management
9 3 (6.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (68.00%) C#
1 34 (68.00%) SQL
2 18 (36.00%) Java
3 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
4 9 (18.00%) C++
5 5 (10.00%) Ada
5 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) Pascal
7 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 2 (4.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) Fortran
8 1 (2.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (14.00%) Degree
2 6 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.00%) ISEB
4 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Oracle
1 24 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.00%) IBM
2 10 (20.00%) Sun
2 10 (20.00%) SAP
3 2 (4.00%) Macromedia
3 2 (4.00%) Sybase
4 1 (2.00%) Siebel
4 1 (2.00%) Embarcadero
4 1 (2.00%) Wonderware
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