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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
DevExpress
Rank 605 625 605
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -20
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 34 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.055% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.12% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 29 28
Median daily rate £550 £575 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +43.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £335 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £675 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £335 £288
% change year-on-year
- +16.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 £23.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.94% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.25 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
+98.94% -

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
24055 25705 25836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.12% 44.08% 45.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14703 15197 14415
Median daily rate £405 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 818 1098 1100
Median hourly rate £19.44 £18.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +4.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +1 31 £550 -4.34% 7
London -14 17 £581 -1.06% 5
South East +20 14 £335 -
Hampshire +24 12 £335 -
Andover - 9 £335 -
City of London +33 4 £613 +4.25% 2
Edinburgh - 3 - -
Scotland - 3 - -
Southampton - 1 £300 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 54 (94.74%) C#
2 47 (82.46%) .NET
3 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
4 37 (64.91%) SQL
5 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
6 21 (36.84%) WPF
6 21 (36.84%) T-SQL
7 20 (35.09%) Multithreading
7 20 (35.09%) .NET Framework
8 19 (33.33%) jQuery
8 19 (33.33%) WCF
8 19 (33.33%) WinForms
8 19 (33.33%) TDD
8 19 (33.33%) Windows
9 18 (31.58%) OO
9 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
9 18 (31.58%) Visual Studio
9 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 18 (31.58%) Finance
9 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (29.82%) VB
10 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (28.07%) Web Services
11 16 (28.07%) Front Office
11 16 (28.07%) MVC
11 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
12 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (26.32%) XML
12 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 12 (21.05%) IIS
2 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.30%) DNS
1 11 (19.30%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (77.19%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (26.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (12.28%) Oracle Database
5 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (8.77%) Apache Hive
5 5 (8.77%) Big Data
5 5 (8.77%) Hadoop
5 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (5.26%) RavenDB
6 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 2 (3.51%) MS Access
7 2 (3.51%) Spotfire
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Visual Studio
2 13 (22.81%) NUnit
3 12 (21.05%) Selenium
3 12 (21.05%) SpecFlow
4 11 (19.30%) MSI
4 11 (19.30%) WiX
5 8 (14.04%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (10.53%) JIRA
7 5 (8.77%) Babel
7 5 (8.77%) Git (software)
7 5 (8.77%) webpack
8 4 (7.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 4 (7.02%) Subversion
9 2 (3.51%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (1.75%) NSubstitute
10 1 (1.75%) ReSharper
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 16 (28.07%) Front Office
3 9 (15.79%) Banking
4 7 (12.28%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Military
6 1 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 48 (84.21%) Developer
2 24 (42.11%) C# Developer
3 22 (38.60%) .NET Developer
4 12 (21.05%) Senior Developer
5 11 (19.30%) Front Office Developer
5 11 (19.30%) WPF Developer
6 9 (15.79%) Senior C# Developer
7 8 (14.04%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (14.04%) C# WPF Developer
7 8 (14.04%) Software Engineer
8 7 (12.28%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (10.53%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
9 6 (10.53%) Senior WPF Developer
9 6 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 5 (8.77%) UI Developer
11 4 (7.02%) Software Developer
11 4 (7.02%) UI/UX Developer
11 4 (7.02%) UX Developer
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.26%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (82.46%) .NET
2 21 (36.84%) WPF
3 20 (35.09%) .NET Framework
4 19 (33.33%) jQuery
4 19 (33.33%) WCF
4 19 (33.33%) WinForms
5 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 16 (28.07%) Entity Framework
6 16 (28.07%) Web Services
7 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 15 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (26.32%) XML
8 14 (24.56%) Ajax
8 14 (24.56%) Breeze.js
8 14 (24.56%) Durandal
8 14 (24.56%) Express
8 14 (24.56%) Kendo UI
8 14 (24.56%) KnockoutJS
8 14 (24.56%) React
9 13 (22.81%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Data Structures
2 6 (10.53%) Equities
2 6 (10.53%) User Experience
3 5 (8.77%) Derivative
3 5 (8.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.75%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.75%) Life Science
5 1 (1.75%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Multithreading
2 19 (33.33%) TDD
3 18 (31.58%) OO
4 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (28.07%) MVC
6 12 (21.05%) Full Text Search
7 11 (19.30%) Configuration Management
8 10 (17.54%) Software Engineering
9 8 (14.04%) ITIL
9 8 (14.04%) Service Design
10 7 (12.28%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (12.28%) MVVM
10 7 (12.28%) Web Development
11 6 (10.53%) System Testing
12 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
13 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (7.02%) Low Latency
13 4 (7.02%) OOD
13 4 (7.02%) SDLC
14 3 (5.26%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) C#
2 37 (64.91%) SQL
3 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 21 (36.84%) T-SQL
5 17 (29.82%) VB
6 13 (22.81%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.26%) Java
7 3 (5.26%) XAML
8 2 (3.51%) C
8 2 (3.51%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 2 (3.51%) VBA
9 1 (1.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (19.30%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.51%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.75%) Degree
4 1 (1.75%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.75%) MCSD
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Syncfusion
3 7 (12.28%) BMC
3 7 (12.28%) Oracle
3 7 (12.28%) Remedy
4 3 (5.26%) Twitter
5 2 (3.51%) Sybase
5 2 (3.51%) Tableau
6 1 (1.75%) Murex
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