The table below looks at the statistics for Delphi skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Delphi over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 612 638 624
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -14
Contract jobs citing Delphi 37 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.070% 0.055% 0.038%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.17% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 13
Median daily rate £323 £325 £374
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% -13.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £160 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £351 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £325 £462
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -29.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00

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
21570 22106 21217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.78% 38.13% 36.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14849 15015 13643
Median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 459 534 414
Median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.66 £17.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.23 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +11.42%

Delphi
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Delphi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Delphi within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Delphi Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Delphi
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Delphi within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +37 31 £320 -5.18% 9
Yorkshire +15 7 £313 -13.79% 1
West Yorkshire +11 7 £313 -13.79% 1
London +4 7 £445 +27.14% 2
South East +25 6 £320 -28.88% 1
Berkshire +15 6 £320 -28.88%
Leeds +8 6 £313 -13.79% 1
Slough - 6 £320 -
Edinburgh - 6 £388 - 1
Scotland - 6 £388 - 1
East Midlands - 5 - -
Leicestershire - 5 - -
Lancashire - 4 - - 1
North West - 4 - - 2
City of London - 3 £450 -
South West +12 2 - - 1
Wiltshire +10 2 - - 1

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Delphi also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Delphi.

1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (44.44%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) .NET
4 18 (40.00%) C#
5 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 13 (28.89%) Oracle
7 11 (24.44%) HTML
7 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
7 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
8 9 (20.00%) XML
8 9 (20.00%) Windows
8 9 (20.00%) OO
9 8 (17.78%) OOP
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Finance
10 7 (15.56%) C++
11 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
11 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
11 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
11 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
11 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
12 5 (11.11%) Web Development
12 5 (11.11%) jQuery
12 5 (11.11%) SaaS
12 5 (11.11%) CSS
12 5 (11.11%) Java
13 4 (8.89%) MySQL
13 4 (8.89%) T-SQL

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 2 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) SMTP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.33%) RDBMS
2 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) MS Access
3 4 (8.89%) MySQL
4 3 (6.67%) Big Data
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Sybase ASE
6 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.22%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Advertising
3 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (55.56%) Developer
2 18 (40.00%) Delphi Developer
3 10 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) HTML Developer
6 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Developer
6 2 (4.44%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.44%) CMS Developer
6 2 (4.44%) DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Development Officer
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Production DBA
6 2 (4.44%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.44%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.22%) Big Data Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) HTML
3 9 (20.00%) XML
4 6 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.11%) CSS
5 5 (11.11%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) WCF
6 4 (8.89%) WPF
7 2 (4.44%) LINQ
7 2 (4.44%) MSMQ
8 1 (2.22%) Ajax
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
8 1 (2.22%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.22%) NancyFx
8 1 (2.22%) NativeScript
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.67%) Telematics
2 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
2 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
2 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 9 (20.00%) OO
3 8 (17.78%) OOP
4 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.11%) Web Development
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.44%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.44%) DevOps
7 2 (4.44%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Regression Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.44%) SABSA
7 2 (4.44%) SIEM
7 2 (4.44%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.22%) Analytics
8 1 (2.22%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (2.22%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) SQL
2 18 (40.00%) C#
3 11 (24.44%) JavaScript
4 7 (15.56%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) PL/SQL
6 5 (11.11%) Java
7 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
8 3 (6.67%) Pascal
8 3 (6.67%) VB
9 2 (4.44%) C
9 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.44%) VBA
10 1 (2.22%) PHP
10 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) CISM
2 2 (4.44%) CISSP
2 2 (4.44%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) ArcSight
3 3 (6.67%) Palantir
4 2 (4.44%) Borland
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Sage
4 2 (4.44%) SAP
4 2 (4.44%) Sybase
5 1 (2.22%) Telerik