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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 628 591 580
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -11
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 23 33 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.061% 0.058%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.14% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 30 22
Median daily rate £613 £531 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £315 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
23882 24271 23846
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.60% 44.83% 44.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 14714 13999 13524
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1112 1055
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +0.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.97 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.15 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 11 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 24 May 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 -18 23 £613 +15.29% 10
London -19 20 £613 +11.36% 2
City of London +32 7 £613 - 1
West Midlands -5 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 £375 -
Essex - 1 £375 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £375 -
Andover - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
South East - 1 - - 2

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 52 (88.14%) C#
2 50 (84.75%) .NET
3 32 (54.24%) WPF
4 30 (50.85%) Finance
5 28 (47.46%) SQL
6 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
7 24 (40.68%) Windows
8 23 (38.98%) Multithreading
9 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
10 21 (35.59%) MVVM
11 20 (33.90%) OO
11 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
12 19 (32.20%) WinForms
13 17 (28.81%) MVC
14 16 (27.12%) Front Office
15 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
16 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (23.73%) TDD
16 14 (23.73%) WCF
17 13 (22.03%) Banking
18 12 (20.34%) SOA
18 12 (20.34%) HTML
18 12 (20.34%) Task Parallel Library
19 11 (18.64%) Reactive Extensions
19 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
19 11 (18.64%) Visual Studio
19 11 (18.64%) Investment Banking
20 10 (16.95%) Syncfusion
20 10 (16.95%) Data Structures
21 9 (15.25%) HTML5

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 1 (1.69%) IIS
1 1 (1.69%) Node.js
1 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) DNS
1 1 (1.69%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) RavenDB
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.86%) NUnit
3 6 (10.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.08%) Moq
4 3 (5.08%) ReSharper
4 3 (5.08%) Xcode
5 2 (3.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (3.39%) JIRA
5 2 (3.39%) NCrunch
5 2 (3.39%) StyleCop
5 2 (3.39%) Subversion
5 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 1 (1.69%) Babel
6 1 (1.69%) Bower
6 1 (1.69%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.69%) NuGet
6 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.69%) webpack
6 1 (1.69%) WiX
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Front Office
3 13 (22.03%) Banking
4 11 (18.64%) Investment Banking
5 8 (13.56%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.39%) Games
7 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 49 (83.05%) Developer
2 39 (66.10%) C# Developer
3 23 (38.98%) C# WPF Developer
3 23 (38.98%) Senior Developer
3 23 (38.98%) WPF Developer
4 22 (37.29%) Senior C# Developer
5 20 (33.90%) Senior WPF Developer
6 17 (28.81%) .NET Developer
7 15 (25.42%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (25.42%) SQL Developer
8 12 (20.34%) Front Office Developer
9 11 (18.64%) ASP.NET Developer
9 11 (18.64%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
10 10 (16.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 10 (16.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (15.25%) ASP Developer
11 9 (15.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (15.25%) Senior ASP Developer
11 9 (15.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
11 9 (15.25%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (84.75%) .NET
2 32 (54.24%) WPF
3 22 (37.29%) ASP.NET
4 19 (32.20%) WinForms
5 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (23.73%) WCF
6 12 (20.34%) HTML
6 12 (20.34%) Task Parallel Library
7 11 (18.64%) Reactive Extensions
8 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
8 9 (15.25%) HTML5
8 9 (15.25%) jQuery
9 7 (11.86%) AngularJS
9 7 (11.86%) CSS
9 7 (11.86%) Entity Framework
10 6 (10.17%) Web Services
10 6 (10.17%) XML
11 4 (6.78%) ADO.NET
11 4 (6.78%) Ajax
11 4 (6.78%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.95%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.17%) Equities
2 6 (10.17%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (6.78%) Algorithms
4 4 (6.78%) Mathematics
5 3 (5.08%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.69%) Derivative
6 1 (1.69%) Fintech
6 1 (1.69%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.69%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (40.68%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Multithreading
2 21 (35.59%) MVVM
3 20 (33.90%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.90%) OO
4 17 (28.81%) MVC
5 14 (23.73%) TDD
6 12 (20.34%) SOA
7 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
7 7 (11.86%) Unit Testing
8 6 (10.17%) Web Development
9 4 (6.78%) Electronic Trading
9 4 (6.78%) Investment Management
10 3 (5.08%) Asset Management
10 3 (5.08%) Front End Development
10 3 (5.08%) Migration
10 3 (5.08%) OOD
10 3 (5.08%) OOP
10 3 (5.08%) Performance Optimisation
10 3 (5.08%) Scrum
11 2 (3.39%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (88.14%) C#
2 28 (47.46%) SQL
3 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) XAML
5 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
5 5 (8.47%) VB
6 3 (5.08%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.08%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) C
7 2 (3.39%) VB6
7 2 (3.39%) VBA
8 1 (1.69%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.69%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) MCSD
2 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.95%) Syncfusion
3 3 (5.08%) Telerik
4 1 (1.69%) Murex
4 1 (1.69%) Twitter
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