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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 554 525 499
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -26
Contract jobs citing Delphi 24 32 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.066% 0.081%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.18% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 17 16
Average daily rate
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£275 £340 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £272 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £425 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £333 £298
% change year-on-year
-9.77% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.39% -22.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £31.90 £41.25
% change year-on-year
+25.39% -22.66%

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
19274 18137 17083
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.00% 37.23% 38.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12858 11442 10509
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 420 522 714
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.80 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.56% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.22 £14.00 £16.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.55 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -7.14%

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -39 17 £275 -19.11% 15
South East -29 10 £275 -34.52% 2
Surrey -6 6 £275 -34.91%
City of London +11 2 £269 -36.76% 1
East Midlands +10 2 £390 +11.42% 1
London +2 2 £269 -36.76% 2
Manchester -1 2 £300 - 2
North West -3 2 £300 +42.85% 2
Hampshire -22 2 £250 -24.24%
Kent - 2 - - 2
South West -24 1 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £275 -
Camberley - 1 - -
Cambridge - - - - 1
Chatham - - - - 2
Cheltenham - - - -
Chippenham - - - -
Coatbridge - - - -
Exeter - - - - 1
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Havant - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Ipswich - - - -
Langholm - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Newbury - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Reading - - - -

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 29 (56.86%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 26 (50.98%) Oracle
4 23 (45.10%) Java
5 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 16 (31.37%) Windows
7 13 (25.49%) UNIX
7 13 (25.49%) C++
7 13 (25.49%) .NET
7 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.53%) Finance
8 12 (23.53%) OO
9 10 (19.61%) SAP
9 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
9 10 (19.61%) DB2
9 10 (19.61%) IBM
9 10 (19.61%) Sun
9 10 (19.61%) zOS
10 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
10 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
10 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (17.65%) Process Improvement
11 8 (15.69%) Scrum
11 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
11 8 (15.69%) OOP
12 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
12 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
12 7 (13.73%) SQL Server

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
1 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Summit
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle ASCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) DB2
2 8 (15.69%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle Reports
3 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
4 4 (7.84%) Firebird
4 4 (7.84%) InterBase
5 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.92%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.96%) SQLPlus
6 1 (1.96%) MySQL
6 1 (1.96%) MS Access
6 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Visual Studio
1 6 (11.76%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (7.84%) Selenium
3 3 (5.88%) TestComplete
3 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.88%) JIRA
3 3 (5.88%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.96%) SilkTest
4 1 (1.96%) MSTest
4 1 (1.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.96%) Toad
4 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
2 2 (3.92%) French Language
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Military
3 1 (1.96%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 12 (23.53%) Delphi Developer
3 10 (19.61%) Architect
4 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 5 (9.80%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (9.80%) .NET Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Functional Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) C++ Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Oracle Functional Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) .NET
2 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.84%) CSS
4 3 (5.88%) HTML
5 2 (3.92%) jQuery
5 2 (3.92%) HTML5
5 2 (3.92%) Flash
6 1 (1.96%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.96%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.96%) JSON
6 1 (1.96%) Django
6 1 (1.96%) XML
6 1 (1.96%) XSL
6 1 (1.96%) CSS3
6 1 (1.96%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Client/Server
1 5 (9.80%) NHS
1 5 (9.80%) Open Source
2 4 (7.84%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Clustering
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
5 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.96%) User Experience
5 1 (1.96%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.96%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (31.37%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) UNIX
3 10 (19.61%) zOS
4 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.96%) Android
4 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (1.96%) Windows NT
4 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.49%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (25.49%) Software Engineering
2 12 (23.53%) OO
3 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
3 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (17.65%) Process Improvement
4 8 (15.69%) Scrum
4 8 (15.69%) OOP
5 7 (13.73%) UML
5 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
6 6 (11.76%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (11.76%) Change Control
6 6 (11.76%) Migration
7 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.80%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (9.80%) Data Architecture
7 5 (9.80%) TDD
7 5 (9.80%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (7.84%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 29 (56.86%) C#
2 27 (52.94%) SQL
3 23 (45.10%) Java
4 13 (25.49%) C++
5 10 (19.61%) PL/SQL
6 6 (11.76%) Ada
7 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
8 2 (3.92%) VB
8 2 (3.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.92%) ActionScript
8 2 (3.92%) C
8 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.96%) Ruby
9 1 (1.96%) Fortran
9 1 (1.96%) FoxPro (VFP)
9 1 (1.96%) Pascal
9 1 (1.96%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.96%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (50.98%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (19.61%) IBM
3 10 (19.61%) SAP
3 10 (19.61%) Sun
4 2 (3.92%) Macromedia
4 2 (3.92%) Axway
5 1 (1.96%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.96%) Embarcadero
5 1 (1.96%) Perforce
5 1 (1.96%) Telerik
5 1 (1.96%) Siebel
5 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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