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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 598 599 621
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +22
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 23 46 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.046% 0.083% 0.028%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.19% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 38 14
Median daily rate £575 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - -

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
22570 23610 25221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.53% 42.83% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13787 13866 14901
Median daily rate £420 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 869 977 1228
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.15 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

DevExpress
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing DevExpress as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 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 -17 20 £575 +15.00% 8
London -7 17 £600 +20.00% 7
City of London -1 7 £600 - 2
Edinburgh - 3 £333 -
Scotland - 3 £333 -
Yorkshire +19 2 £340 +15.25% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £340 -
North West +2 1 £300 +0.16%
Lancashire -5 1 £300 -
Lancaster - 1 £300 -

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DevExpress 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 DevExpress.

1 47 (92.16%) C#
2 30 (58.82%) .NET
2 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
3 26 (50.98%) WPF
4 23 (45.10%) Front Office
4 23 (45.10%) User Experience
5 21 (41.18%) OO
6 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
6 19 (37.25%) SQL
6 19 (37.25%) TDD
7 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (35.29%) WCF
7 18 (35.29%) XAML
8 17 (33.33%) NUnit
8 17 (33.33%) Wireframes
9 16 (31.37%) .NET Framework
9 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
11 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
12 13 (25.49%) VB
12 13 (25.49%) Asset Management
12 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
13 12 (23.53%) ReSharper
13 12 (23.53%) OOD
13 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
13 12 (23.53%) Finance
14 11 (21.57%) WinForms
14 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
14 11 (21.57%) MVVM
15 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework

DevExpress
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 7 (13.73%) IIS
2 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
1 4 (7.84%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.92%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.73%) DNS
1 7 (13.73%) Kerberos
2 4 (7.84%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 16 (31.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (15.69%) Oracle Database
3 8 (15.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (9.80%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.92%) Apache Hive
6 2 (3.92%) Big Data
6 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
6 2 (3.92%) MS Access
6 2 (3.92%) Spotfire
6 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.96%) RavenDB
7 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (33.33%) NUnit
2 12 (23.53%) ReSharper
2 12 (23.53%) Visual Studio
3 10 (19.61%) NCrunch
4 7 (13.73%) MSI
4 7 (13.73%) Selenium
4 7 (13.73%) SpecFlow
4 7 (13.73%) WiX
5 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Blend
5 6 (11.76%) Moq
5 6 (11.76%) StyleCop
5 6 (11.76%) TeamCity
6 5 (9.80%) Subversion
7 4 (7.84%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 4 (7.84%) Bitbucket
7 4 (7.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (5.88%) JIRA
8 3 (5.88%) Oracle APEX
9 2 (3.92%) YouTrack
General
1 23 (45.10%) Front Office
2 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 8 (15.69%) Banking
4 2 (3.92%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (96.08%) Developer
2 21 (41.18%) UI Developer
2 21 (41.18%) UX Developer
3 20 (39.22%) .NET Developer
3 20 (39.22%) UI/UX Developer
4 18 (35.29%) C# Developer
5 9 (17.65%) WPF Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Front Office Developer
8 5 (9.80%) C# WPF Developer
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Developer
8 5 (9.80%) User Experience Manager
9 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Designer
9 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
9 4 (7.84%) Software Developer
9 4 (7.84%) UI Designer
9 4 (7.84%) UI/UX Designer
9 4 (7.84%) UX Designer
10 3 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (58.82%) .NET
2 26 (50.98%) WPF
3 18 (35.29%) WCF
4 16 (31.37%) .NET Framework
5 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET
5 11 (21.57%) WinForms
6 10 (19.61%) Entity Framework
6 10 (19.61%) jQuery
6 10 (19.61%) Web Services
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 9 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (17.65%) React
7 9 (17.65%) XML
8 8 (15.69%) Ajax
8 8 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (15.69%) Breeze.js
8 8 (15.69%) Durandal
8 8 (15.69%) Express
8 8 (15.69%) Kendo UI
8 8 (15.69%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (45.10%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (7.84%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.88%) Data Structures
4 3 (5.88%) Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.96%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (41.18%) OO
2 19 (37.25%) TDD
3 18 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (33.33%) Wireframes
5 13 (25.49%) Asset Management
5 13 (25.49%) Portfolio Management
6 12 (23.53%) OOD
7 11 (21.57%) MVVM
8 10 (19.61%) SDLC
9 9 (17.65%) MVC
10 7 (13.73%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.73%) Full Text Search
10 7 (13.73%) Scrum
10 7 (13.73%) Translating Business Requirements
11 5 (9.80%) ITIL
11 5 (9.80%) Low Latency
11 5 (9.80%) Service Design
12 4 (7.84%) Data Visualisation
12 4 (7.84%) Garbage Collection
12 4 (7.84%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) SQL
3 18 (35.29%) XAML
4 15 (29.41%) T-SQL
5 14 (27.45%) JavaScript
6 13 (25.49%) VB
7 9 (17.65%) TypeScript
8 3 (5.88%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.92%) PHP
9 2 (3.92%) VBA
10 1 (1.96%) C
10 1 (1.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) SC Cleared
1 7 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.96%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (37.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.69%) Oracle
3 7 (13.73%) BMC
3 7 (13.73%) Remedy
4 5 (9.80%) Infragistics
5 4 (7.84%) Adobe
5 4 (7.84%) IBM
5 4 (7.84%) Telerik
6 3 (5.88%) Syncfusion
7 2 (3.92%) Sybase
7 2 (3.92%) Tableau
8 1 (1.96%) Twitter