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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Embarcadero Delphi
Rank 638 621 590
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -31
Contract jobs citing Delphi 8 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.031% 0.045%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.038% 0.081% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 16
Median daily rate £264 £314 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.93% -2.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £168 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £314 £320
% change year-on-year
-7.56% -1.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £38.75 - £24.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.75 - £24.70

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
20910 21020 19943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 38.83% 38.13% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 14338 14059 12948
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 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 425 427
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £19.03 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.23 £51.30 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%

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
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 12 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 28 June 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 -5 7 £238 -25.78% 21
North West - 3 - - 4
South West - 3 - - 1
Yeovil - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - - 1
Merseyside - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 2 - -
London -6 1 £238 - 2
Wiltshire - 1 - - 1
Bootle - 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £290 - 2
Scotland - 1 £290 - 2

Delphi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (46.15%) Java
2 12 (46.15%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) .NET
3 10 (38.46%) XML
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) Python
4 9 (34.62%) PL/1
4 9 (34.62%) Ruby
5 8 (30.77%) Subversion
5 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
5 8 (30.77%) UML
5 8 (30.77%) Perl
5 8 (30.77%) XSL
5 8 (30.77%) Unix
5 8 (30.77%) OO
5 8 (30.77%) SDLC
6 7 (26.92%) SQL
6 7 (26.92%) ClearCase
6 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) VB
8 4 (15.38%) C++
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow

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 2 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) OpenEdge
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Office
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
1 8 (30.77%) Subversion
1 8 (30.77%) Vagrant
2 7 (26.92%) ClearCase
3 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.85%) Ant
4 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) JIRA
4 1 (3.85%) Maven
4 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (3.85%) Serena SBM
4 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 5 (19.23%) Delphi Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Python Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 2 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Developer
4 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Delphi Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Python Software Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) .NET
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 8 (30.77%) XSL
4 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET
5 3 (11.54%) HTML5
5 3 (11.54%) WPF
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (7.69%) CSS
6 2 (7.69%) Drools
6 2 (7.69%) LINQ
6 2 (7.69%) WinForms
7 1 (3.85%) Ajax
7 1 (3.85%) jQuery
7 1 (3.85%) Kendo UI
7 1 (3.85%) LAMP
7 1 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (3.85%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) User Experience
1 2 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.85%) AS400
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) iSeries
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Android
3 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) OO
1 8 (30.77%) SDLC
1 8 (30.77%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) OOA/OOD
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Workflow
5 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
6 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) MVC
7 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.85%) Logistics
7 1 (3.85%) Migration
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) PL/1
2 9 (34.62%) Python
2 9 (34.62%) Ruby
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
4 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
6 4 (15.38%) C++
6 4 (15.38%) VB
7 3 (11.54%) PHP
8 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (3.85%) C
8 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Nagios
1 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Scalr
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
3 1 (3.85%) ATG
3 1 (3.85%) IBM
3 1 (3.85%) Perforce
3 1 (3.85%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.85%) Seapine
3 1 (3.85%) Serena
3 1 (3.85%) Splunk
3 1 (3.85%) Sybase
3 1 (3.85%) Telerik
3 1 (3.85%) VMware