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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 593 549 526
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -23
Contract jobs citing Delphi 19 45 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.084% 0.055%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.091% 0.22% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 16
Average daily rate
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£306 £325 £294
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% +10.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £290 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.95 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
20946 20194 17458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 37.52% 37.55% 37.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 13643 13193 10717
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 443 479 627
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £18.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £36.40 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +4.00%

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 6 May 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 26 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 6 May 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 -48 14 £305 -6.15% 13
South East -8 7 £320 +4.06%
East Midlands -10 4 £305 -
Wales - 3 £495 -
West Wales - 3 £495 -
Swansea - 3 £495 -
Northamptonshire - 3 £305 -
Surrey - 3 £283 -
Reading +1 2 £325 -
Berkshire -4 2 £325 -
Hampshire -10 2 £320 +4.06%
East of England 0 1 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire -1 1 £275 - 1
Nottinghamshire -10 1 £250 -
London -27 1 - - 2
Northampton - 1 £305 -
Redhill - 1 £325 -
County Antrim - 1 £308 -
Belfast - 1 £308 -
Dunfermline - 1 £325 -
Havant - 1 £320 -
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Fife - 1 £325 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £308 -
Scotland - 1 £325 - 2
West Midlands - 1 £475 - 3

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 25 (50.00%) C#
2 24 (48.00%) Oracle
3 21 (42.00%) .NET
4 19 (38.00%) SQL
5 14 (28.00%) Java
6 13 (26.00%) C++
6 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
7 11 (22.00%) Finance
7 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
7 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.00%) Windows
9 9 (18.00%) HTML
9 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (16.00%) Scrum
10 8 (16.00%) Migration
11 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (14.00%) OO
12 6 (12.00%) Visual Studio
12 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
12 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
12 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
13 5 (10.00%) Clustering
13 5 (10.00%) PKI
13 5 (10.00%) Axway
13 5 (10.00%) Pascal
13 5 (10.00%) SharePoint
13 5 (10.00%) OOP
13 5 (10.00%) VB

Delphi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.00%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.00%) InterBase
4 4 (8.00%) Firebird
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.00%) MySQL
6 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (4.00%) MS Access
6 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (2.00%) MariaDB
7 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
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%) PVCS
4 3 (6.00%) WebSpeed
5 2 (4.00%) Toad
5 2 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (2.00%) LoadRunner
6 1 (2.00%) C++Builder
6 1 (2.00%) NUnit
6 1 (2.00%) SilkPerformer
General
1 11 (22.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Legal
3 2 (4.00%) French Language
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Delphi Developer
3 7 (14.00%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (12.00%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.00%) PL/SQL Developer
6 3 (6.00%) Applications Support Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Functional Consultant
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (4.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 10 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 9 (18.00%) HTML
4 5 (10.00%) CSS
5 4 (8.00%) XML
6 3 (6.00%) SOAP
6 3 (6.00%) J2EE
6 3 (6.00%) JSF
7 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.00%) WCF
7 2 (4.00%) XSL
7 2 (4.00%) jQuery
7 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.00%) CSS3
8 1 (2.00%) Razor View Engine
8 1 (2.00%) Kendo UI
8 1 (2.00%) PrimeFaces
8 1 (2.00%) ICEfaces
8 1 (2.00%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.00%) PKI
2 5 (10.00%) Clustering
3 4 (8.00%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.00%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 5 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (2.00%) Linux
3 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.00%) Android
3 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Software Engineering
2 9 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.00%) Migration
3 8 (16.00%) Scrum
4 7 (14.00%) OO
5 5 (10.00%) OOP
6 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
6 4 (8.00%) TDD
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) SOA
7 3 (6.00%) ITIL
7 3 (6.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.00%) System Testing
8 2 (4.00%) MSF
8 2 (4.00%) Change Control
8 2 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Unit Testing
8 2 (4.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 14 (28.00%) Java
4 13 (26.00%) C++
5 11 (22.00%) PL/SQL
6 6 (12.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 5 (10.00%) Pascal
7 5 (10.00%) VB
7 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
8 4 (8.00%) VB6
9 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
9 2 (4.00%) Ada
9 2 (4.00%) C
10 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
10 1 (2.00%) PHP
10 1 (2.00%) FoxPro (VFP)
10 1 (2.00%) Python
10 1 (2.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (48.00%) Oracle
2 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Axway
4 3 (6.00%) Sculptor
4 3 (6.00%) Progress
4 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 3 (6.00%) Sun
5 1 (2.00%) HP
5 1 (2.00%) Borland
5 1 (2.00%) Micro Focus
5 1 (2.00%) Perforce
5 1 (2.00%) Telerik
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.00%) DevExpress
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