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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 626 632 620
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Delphi 27 26 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.045% 0.027%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.12% 0.12% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 7
Median daily rate £320 £325 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £351 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 - £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 - £36.40

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
21642 22232 20944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 38.06% 37.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14853 14897 13283
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 448 501 413
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 £15.00 £17.50 £15.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.09 £50.00 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.77 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +10.77%

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 26 August 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 26 August 2016.

Delphi Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Delphi
Top 15 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 26 August 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 +13 23 £313 -7.40% 11
West Yorkshire +12 7 £313 -13.79%
Yorkshire +3 7 £313 -13.79%
Leeds +4 6 £313 -13.79%
London -7 5 £550 +57.14% 2
South East +19 4 £310 -31.11% 2
Berkshire +6 4 £310 -31.11%
East Midlands - 4 - - 2
Leicestershire - 4 - - 1
Slough - 4 £310 -
Edinburgh - 4 £356 - 2
Scotland - 4 £356 - 4
Wiltshire +6 3 - - 1
South West +4 3 - - 1
City of London - 3 £450 - 1

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 17 (41.46%) C#
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (36.59%) .NET
3 13 (31.71%) HTML
4 12 (29.27%) Oracle
5 11 (26.83%) XML
5 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
6 10 (24.39%) OO
7 9 (21.95%) Java
7 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
8 8 (19.51%) Windows
8 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
10 6 (14.63%) OOP
10 6 (14.63%) Python
10 6 (14.63%) C++
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (12.20%) DevOps
11 5 (12.20%) Ruby
11 5 (12.20%) Web Development
11 5 (12.20%) jQuery
11 5 (12.20%) MySQL
11 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
11 5 (12.20%) CSS
11 5 (12.20%) UML
11 5 (12.20%) PL/1
12 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
12 4 (9.76%) MS Access
12 4 (9.76%) XSL

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 (9.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) nginx
2 1 (2.44%) OpenEdge
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) SaaS
2 3 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) Internet
1 3 (7.32%) SMTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) MySQL
4 4 (9.76%) MS Access
4 4 (9.76%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.76%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.32%) Big Data
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (4.88%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (2.44%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (9.76%) Subversion
1 4 (9.76%) Vagrant
1 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
2 3 (7.32%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.44%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) MSBuild
3 1 (2.44%) Serena SBM
3 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (9.76%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (63.41%) Developer
2 16 (39.02%) Delphi Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Python Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Architect
5 3 (7.32%) Delphi Software Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.88%) DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Development Officer
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Production DBA
6 2 (4.88%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.88%) SQL DBA
7 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
7 1 (2.44%) Consultant
7 1 (2.44%) Data Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Programmer
7 1 (2.44%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (36.59%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) HTML
3 11 (26.83%) XML
4 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.20%) CSS
4 5 (12.20%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) .NET Framework
5 4 (9.76%) WPF
5 4 (9.76%) XSL
6 2 (4.88%) LINQ
6 2 (4.88%) WCF
7 1 (2.44%) Ajax
7 1 (2.44%) HTML5
7 1 (2.44%) Kendo UI
7 1 (2.44%) LAMP
7 1 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (2.44%) NancyFx
7 1 (2.44%) NativeScript
7 1 (2.44%) Web Services
7 1 (2.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) Computer Science
1 3 (7.32%) Telematics
2 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) AS400
3 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.44%) iSeries
3 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Unix
3 3 (7.32%) Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
4 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Software Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) OO
3 8 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.63%) OOP
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) UML
5 5 (12.20%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.76%) SDLC
6 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 2 (4.88%) Migration
8 2 (4.88%) SABSA
8 2 (4.88%) SIEM
8 2 (4.88%) TOGAF
9 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) C#
1 17 (41.46%) SQL
2 9 (21.95%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) C++
3 6 (14.63%) Python
4 5 (12.20%) PL/1
4 5 (12.20%) Ruby
5 4 (9.76%) Perl
5 4 (9.76%) PL/SQL
6 3 (7.32%) C
6 3 (7.32%) Pascal
6 3 (7.32%) PowerShell
6 3 (7.32%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.88%) VBA
8 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (2.44%) VB
8 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) CISM
2 2 (4.88%) CISSP
2 2 (4.88%) ISSAP
2 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Docker
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Ansible
1 1 (2.44%) Nagios
1 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
1 1 (2.44%) Scalr
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Oracle
2 7 (17.07%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.32%) ArcSight
3 3 (7.32%) Palantir
3 3 (7.32%) Sybase
4 2 (4.88%) Borland
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) SAP
5 1 (2.44%) AppDynamics
5 1 (2.44%) ATG
5 1 (2.44%) IBM
5 1 (2.44%) Perforce
5 1 (2.44%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.44%) Seapine
5 1 (2.44%) Serena
5 1 (2.44%) Splunk
5 1 (2.44%) Telerik
5 1 (2.44%) VMware
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