The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 29 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Developer Express.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 565 568 517
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -51
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 31 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.051% 0.078%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 18 25
Average daily rate
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£513 £475 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% -17.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £314 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £320 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.34% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23947 23780 22159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.90% 44.92% 46.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13966 13494 11792
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1088 1048 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.19 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

DevExpress Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DevExpress
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DevExpress within the UK.

DevExpress Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DevExpress
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DevExpress within the UK over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DevExpress Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DevExpress
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress within the UK.

DevExpress Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DevExpress
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -17 31 £513 +7.89% 6
London +14 27 £550 - 3
City of London +18 9 £613 +2.08% 1
Birmingham - 2 £313 -
West Midlands - 2 £313 -
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
South West - 1 £315 -
Dorset - 1 £315 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £250 -

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DevExpress 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 DevExpress.

1 69 (85.19%) C#
2 58 (71.60%) .NET
3 46 (56.79%) WPF
4 44 (54.32%) SQL
5 39 (48.15%) WCF
6 35 (43.21%) WinForms
6 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
7 32 (39.51%) Finance
7 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (35.80%) Front Office
8 29 (35.80%) Multithreading
9 28 (34.57%) OO
10 26 (32.10%) Banking
11 24 (29.63%) Derivative
12 23 (28.40%) .NET Framework
13 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
14 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
14 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
15 17 (20.99%) Investment Banking
16 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
16 15 (18.52%) Syncfusion
17 14 (17.28%) TIBCO
18 13 (16.05%) OOD
18 13 (16.05%) JIRA
18 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
19 12 (14.81%) Data Structures
20 11 (13.58%) .NET Remoting
20 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 11 (13.58%) NUnit
20 11 (13.58%) Infragistics

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DevExpress 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 DevExpress. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.35%) Confluence
2 5 (6.17%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Markit EDM
2 3 (3.70%) Murex MxG2000
3 2 (2.47%) Front Arena
3 2 (2.47%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) SaaS
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.23%) 4G
1 1 (1.23%) 2G
1 1 (1.23%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (43.21%) SQL Server
2 18 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (13.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (8.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (6.17%) MS Access
7 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 5 (6.17%) Spotfire
8 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.05%) JIRA
3 11 (13.58%) NUnit
4 10 (12.35%) MSI
4 10 (12.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (12.35%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.23%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.23%) MSTest
7 1 (1.23%) FxCop
7 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.23%) CruiseControl
General
1 32 (39.51%) Finance
2 29 (35.80%) Front Office
3 26 (32.10%) Banking
4 17 (20.99%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Retail
5 1 (1.23%) French Language
Job Titles
1 70 (86.42%) Developer
2 41 (50.62%) C# Developer
3 22 (27.16%) .NET Developer
4 13 (16.05%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 6 (7.41%) WPF Developer
7 5 (6.17%) SQL Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (3.70%) UI Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead .NET Developer
9 3 (3.70%) UI Programmer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead Developer
9 3 (3.70%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (2.47%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Analyst Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Analyst
10 2 (2.47%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (2.47%) C# Programmer
11 1 (1.23%) MI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (71.60%) .NET
2 46 (56.79%) WPF
3 39 (48.15%) WCF
4 35 (43.21%) WinForms
5 23 (28.40%) .NET Framework
6 11 (13.58%) .NET Remoting
7 10 (12.35%) TIBCO EMS
8 9 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 8 (9.88%) HTML
9 8 (9.88%) XML
9 8 (9.88%) LINQ
10 7 (8.64%) jQuery
10 7 (8.64%) CSS
11 6 (7.41%) MSMQ
11 6 (7.41%) Reactive Extensions
12 5 (6.17%) Entity Framework
12 5 (6.17%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (6.17%) XSL
13 2 (2.47%) NHibernate
13 2 (2.47%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 24 (29.63%) Derivative
2 12 (14.81%) Data Structures
3 7 (8.64%) Fixed Income
4 6 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
5 5 (6.17%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (4.94%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.47%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.47%) Hedge funds
7 2 (2.47%) CUDA
7 2 (2.47%) Market Risk
8 1 (1.23%) Inversion of Control
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.64%) Windows
2 5 (6.17%) UNIX
3 3 (3.70%) Solaris
4 1 (1.23%) Linux
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.23%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.51%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.80%) Multithreading
3 28 (34.57%) OO
4 13 (16.05%) OOD
5 10 (12.35%) Code Coverage
5 10 (12.35%) Refactoring
6 9 (11.11%) MVVM
6 9 (11.11%) TDD
7 8 (9.88%) Performance Analysis
8 7 (8.64%) Web Development
9 6 (7.41%) Low Latency
10 5 (6.17%) ETL
10 5 (6.17%) MVC
10 5 (6.17%) Workflow
11 4 (4.94%) Software Engineering
11 4 (4.94%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.70%) OOP
13 2 (2.47%) Data Management
13 2 (2.47%) ERP
13 2 (2.47%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 69 (85.19%) C#
2 44 (54.32%) SQL
3 20 (24.69%) T-SQL
4 8 (9.88%) C++
5 7 (8.64%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.41%) VBA
6 6 (7.41%) XAML
7 3 (3.70%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.47%) Python
8 2 (2.47%) Java
9 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.23%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.52%) Syncfusion
3 14 (17.28%) TIBCO
4 11 (13.58%) Infragistics
5 10 (12.35%) IBM
6 4 (4.94%) Sybase
6 4 (4.94%) Oracle
7 3 (3.70%) Murex
7 3 (3.70%) Bloomberg
8 2 (2.47%) Telerik
8 2 (2.47%) Reuters
9 1 (1.23%) Calypso
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
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