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 6 December 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 615 640 608
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -32
Contract jobs citing Delphi 23 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.016% 0.037%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.043% 0.099%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 13
Median daily rate £394 £325 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.15% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £325 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £325 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £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
20811 21143 21240
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.88% 38.65% 37.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 14401 14440
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 546 413
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%

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 6 December 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 6 December 2016.

Delphi Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Delphi
Top 21 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 6 December 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 +19 21 £400 +23.07% 16
East of England +13 7 £438 -
Norwich - 7 £438 -
Norfolk - 7 £438 -
South East +16 4 £320 -1.53% 1
North West +5 4 - - 1
Lancashire - 4 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 £310 -
Slough - 3 £310 -
Edinburgh - 2 £388 - 1
Scotland - 2 £388 - 1
London - 2 - - 8
East Midlands - 2 - -
West Yorkshire +13 1 - - 1
Yorkshire +8 1 - - 1
South West +7 1 - - 1
Derbyshire - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £600 -

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
3 23 (43.40%) .NET
4 17 (32.08%) C#
5 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
6 15 (28.30%) Oracle
6 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
7 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
8 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (20.75%) Windows
10 10 (18.87%) OO
10 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
10 10 (18.87%) HTML
10 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (16.98%) OOP
11 9 (16.98%) Borland
11 9 (16.98%) C++
12 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
12 8 (15.09%) XML
12 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
12 8 (15.09%) WPF
12 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
13 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
13 7 (13.21%) MVC
13 7 (13.21%) Embarcadero
14 6 (11.32%) Finance
14 6 (11.32%) Logistics
14 6 (11.32%) Degree
15 5 (9.43%) Web Development
15 5 (9.43%) jQuery

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 4 (7.55%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) SaaS
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
2 3 (5.66%) SMTP
3 1 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (1.89%) Network Security
3 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (47.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (22.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.09%) RDBMS
3 8 (15.09%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.43%) MS Access
5 3 (5.66%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) MySQL
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (3.77%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.89%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 14 (26.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Developer
2 22 (41.51%) Delphi Developer
3 10 (18.87%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
4 7 (13.21%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Applications Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Development Officer
7 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Developer
7 2 (3.77%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Java Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Production DBA
7 2 (3.77%) Security Architect
7 2 (3.77%) SQL DBA
7 2 (3.77%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Supply Chain Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (43.40%) .NET
2 10 (18.87%) HTML
3 8 (15.09%) WPF
3 8 (15.09%) XML
4 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
5 5 (9.43%) jQuery
6 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
6 3 (5.66%) CSS
6 3 (5.66%) WCF
7 2 (3.77%) MSMQ
8 1 (1.89%) NancyFx
8 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.66%) Telematics
2 2 (3.77%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.77%) FMCG
3 1 (1.89%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
2 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
2 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Software Engineering
2 10 (18.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) OO
3 9 (16.98%) OOP
4 7 (13.21%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) Logistics
6 5 (9.43%) Web Development
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.66%) Migration
8 3 (5.66%) UML
9 2 (3.77%) Cybersecurity
9 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.77%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.77%) Project Management
9 2 (3.77%) Regression Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Reverse Engineering
9 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.77%) SIEM
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.77%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 28 (52.83%) SQL
2 17 (32.08%) C#
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
4 9 (16.98%) C++
5 8 (15.09%) PL/SQL
6 5 (9.43%) Java
7 3 (5.66%) Pascal
7 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.77%) C
8 2 (3.77%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.77%) VB
8 2 (3.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) CISM
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) ISSAP
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 16 (30.19%) Microsoft
2 15 (28.30%) Oracle
3 9 (16.98%) Borland
4 7 (13.21%) Embarcadero
5 3 (5.66%) ArcSight
5 3 (5.66%) Palantir
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.77%) Sage
6 2 (3.77%) SAP
6 2 (3.77%) Sybase