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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 571 523 514
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -9
Contract jobs citing Delphi 28 47 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.052% 0.091% 0.056%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.14% 0.25% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 15
Average daily rate
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£315 £338 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £263 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £475 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.95 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+265.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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
19937 19106 17035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.16% 36.81% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 12929 12211 10557
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 411 457 624
Average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £16.78 £16.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -32 24 £305 -9.62% 21
South East -21 14 £325 +27.45%
Surrey +13 9 £325 -
East Midlands -2 5 £305 -12.85% 4
Northamptonshire - 4 £305 -
North West -13 3 £300 +34.83% 1
Cheshire 0 2 £295 +40.47%
South West -7 2 - - 2
Berkshire -9 2 £325 -
Hampshire -11 2 £273 +6.86%
Gloucestershire -15 2 - -
Nottinghamshire -8 1 £250 -28.57% 2
Kent - 1 - -
Fife - 1 £325 -
Scotland - 1 £325 -
Havant - 1 £320 -
Northampton - 1 £305 -
Norwich - - - - 2
Nottingham - - - - 2
Oldham - - - -
Redditch - - - -
Stockport - - - - 1
Stowmarket - - - - 1
Wareham - - - -
Aberdeenshire - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Ipswich - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
London - - - - 7

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 28 (56.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) Oracle
3 24 (48.00%) SQL
4 20 (40.00%) Java
4 20 (40.00%) .NET
5 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
6 14 (28.00%) C++
7 12 (24.00%) Windows
8 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
8 11 (22.00%) Finance
9 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (20.00%) OO
10 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (18.00%) UNIX
10 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
10 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (16.00%) Migration
12 7 (14.00%) Scrum
12 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
12 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
13 6 (12.00%) OOP
14 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
14 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 5 (10.00%) CSS
14 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
14 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
14 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
14 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
14 5 (10.00%) Clustering

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (2.00%) Summit
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ASCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.00%) DB2
4 4 (8.00%) InterBase
4 4 (8.00%) Firebird
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.00%) MS Access
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (10.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (8.00%) JIRA
4 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.00%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (6.00%) WebSpeed
4 3 (6.00%) PVCS
5 2 (4.00%) Toad
6 1 (2.00%) C++Builder
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Military
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (64.00%) Developer
2 15 (30.00%) Delphi Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Software Engineer
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
5 4 (8.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (40.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.00%) CSS
4 4 (8.00%) HTML
5 3 (6.00%) J2EE
5 3 (6.00%) JSF
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (4.00%) jQuery
6 2 (4.00%) XSL
6 2 (4.00%) Flash
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (2.00%) CSS3
7 1 (2.00%) Kendo UI
7 1 (2.00%) PrimeFaces
7 1 (2.00%) Spring
7 1 (2.00%) Web Services
7 1 (2.00%) XML
7 1 (2.00%) ICEfaces
7 1 (2.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
2 5 (10.00%) PKI
3 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Online Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.00%) Open Source
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (24.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) UNIX
3 4 (8.00%) zOS
4 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.00%) Android
4 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Linux
4 1 (2.00%) Windows NT
4 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (20.00%) OO
3 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (16.00%) Migration
5 7 (14.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) OOP
7 5 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 5 (10.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) UML
9 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (6.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 3 (6.00%) System Testing
9 3 (6.00%) Process Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) Change Control
9 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (4.00%) MSF
10 2 (4.00%) Data Architecture
10 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (56.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) SQL
3 20 (40.00%) Java
4 14 (28.00%) C++
5 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
6 5 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.00%) Pascal
7 4 (8.00%) VB
8 3 (6.00%) VB6
8 3 (6.00%) Ada
9 2 (4.00%) ActionScript
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) C
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
10 1 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) Fortran
10 1 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.00%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 25 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Axway
4 4 (8.00%) IBM
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.00%) Sun
5 3 (6.00%) Progress
5 3 (6.00%) Sculptor
6 2 (4.00%) Macromedia
7 1 (2.00%) Embarcadero
7 1 (2.00%) Perforce
7 1 (2.00%) Telerik
7 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.00%) DevExpress