The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 555 510 543
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +33
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 34 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.10% 0.045%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.22% 0.096%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 18
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £276 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £333 £338
% change year-on-year
-13.53% -1.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25006 24082 26946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 47.09% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13870 13069 13651
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1077 1194 1397
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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 July 2014.

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 25 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 July 2014. 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 -29 30 £423 -6.11% 12
London -24 20 £550 +22.22% 10
South East -8 8 £294 -11.65%
City of London +21 5 £600 - 2
Kent +1 5 £275 -
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
East of England - 1 £325 - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
North West - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Berkhamsted - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Thetford - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - -

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 59 (98.33%) C#
2 51 (85.00%) .NET
3 46 (76.67%) SQL Server
4 36 (60.00%) WPF
5 30 (50.00%) SQL
6 28 (46.67%) WinForms
7 27 (45.00%) Finance
8 26 (43.33%) WCF
9 25 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 20 (33.33%) XML
11 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
12 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
13 17 (28.33%) Derivative
14 16 (26.67%) T-SQL
14 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
15 15 (25.00%) HTML
15 15 (25.00%) CSS
16 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
16 14 (23.33%) OO
16 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
16 14 (23.33%) JSON
16 14 (23.33%) TDD
16 14 (23.33%) Front Office
17 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
18 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
18 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
18 12 (20.00%) HTML5
19 11 (18.33%) Syncfusion
19 11 (18.33%) MVC
19 11 (18.33%) Degree

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 3 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
1 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (1.67%) FTP
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (76.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (23.33%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
4 7 (11.67%) JIRA
5 5 (8.33%) NUnit
5 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.67%) Subversion
6 4 (6.67%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.33%) StyleCop
7 2 (3.33%) Hudson
7 2 (3.33%) WiX
7 2 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.33%) Selenium
7 2 (3.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.33%) MSI
8 1 (1.67%) LabVIEW
8 1 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 27 (45.00%) Finance
2 14 (23.33%) Front Office
3 10 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (3.33%) Back Office
4 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (1.67%) Military
5 1 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (1.67%) Electronics
5 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 24 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 23 (38.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (18.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) WPF Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
7 4 (6.67%) WinForms Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
7 4 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Real Time Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (85.00%) .NET
2 36 (60.00%) WPF
3 28 (46.67%) WinForms
4 26 (43.33%) WCF
5 20 (33.33%) XML
6 18 (30.00%) ASP.NET
7 15 (25.00%) CSS
7 15 (25.00%) HTML
8 14 (23.33%) .NET Framework
8 14 (23.33%) JSON
9 12 (20.00%) HTML5
10 9 (15.00%) LINQ
10 9 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (11.67%) REST
13 6 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 6 (10.00%) Web Services
14 5 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
14 5 (8.33%) jQuery
15 4 (6.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (28.33%) Derivative
2 5 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 5 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 3 (5.00%) Market Risk
5 2 (3.33%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.33%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.33%) LIMS
5 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.33%) Fixed Income
5 2 (3.33%) Equities
5 2 (3.33%) Interest Rate Derivative
5 2 (3.33%) Equity Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.67%) DTV
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (26.67%) Multithreading
2 14 (23.33%) OO
2 14 (23.33%) TDD
3 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 11 (18.33%) MVC
5 10 (16.67%) MVVM
6 8 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 8 (13.33%) OOP
6 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 7 (11.67%) SOA
7 7 (11.67%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) Analytics
9 5 (8.33%) Kanban
10 4 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
10 4 (6.67%) Web Development
10 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
10 4 (6.67%) OOD
10 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
10 4 (6.67%) Workflow
11 3 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) C#
2 30 (50.00%) SQL
3 16 (26.67%) T-SQL
4 13 (21.67%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 9 (15.00%) XAML
7 7 (11.67%) VB
7 7 (11.67%) PHP
7 7 (11.67%) C++
8 5 (8.33%) VB6
9 4 (6.67%) VBA
10 2 (3.33%) Python
10 2 (3.33%) Java
10 2 (3.33%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.67%) C
11 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 6 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) MCSD
3 4 (6.67%) MCSE
3 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 19 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.33%) Syncfusion
3 7 (11.67%) Telerik
4 6 (10.00%) Infragistics
5 3 (5.00%) Serena
5 3 (5.00%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Sybase
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £250 - £280 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago