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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 547 516 485
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -31
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 36 37 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.077% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 48
Average daily rate
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£600 £550 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £275 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate - £291 £300
% change year-on-year
- -2.91%
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
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 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 30 January 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London +14 36 £600 +4.34% 7
England -19 36 £600 +9.09% 12
City of London +16 12 £563 +2.73% 2
Docklands, London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 1
South West - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 2
Scotland - - - - 1
East of England - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Swindon - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
East Sussex - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - - 1
Basingstoke - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Braintree - - - -
Brighton - - - -
Derby - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 51 (86.44%) .NET
2 49 (83.05%) C#
3 36 (61.02%) WinForms
4 34 (57.63%) WPF
4 34 (57.63%) SQL
5 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
5 31 (52.54%) WCF
6 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (42.37%) Finance
7 25 (42.37%) Multithreading
8 24 (40.68%) Banking
9 21 (35.59%) .NET Framework
9 21 (35.59%) Front Office
10 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
10 19 (32.20%) Relational Database
11 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
11 17 (28.81%) JIRA
11 17 (28.81%) NUnit
12 16 (27.12%) OO
13 14 (23.73%) TIBCO
13 14 (23.73%) Investment Banking
13 14 (23.73%) Derivative
14 13 (22.03%) .NET Remoting
14 13 (22.03%) Windows
14 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
15 12 (20.34%) QA
16 11 (18.64%) TIBCO EMS
16 11 (18.64%) Infragistics
16 11 (18.64%) HTML
16 11 (18.64%) XML

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (18.64%) TIBCO EMS
1 11 (18.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (1.69%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Murex MxG2000
2 2 (3.39%) Front Arena
2 2 (3.39%) Summit
3 1 (1.69%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (52.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (32.20%) Relational Database
3 11 (18.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.08%) Spotfire
6 3 (5.08%) MS Access
6 3 (5.08%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (28.81%) JIRA
1 17 (28.81%) NUnit
2 11 (18.64%) MSI
2 11 (18.64%) TeamCity
3 10 (16.95%) Visual Studio
3 10 (16.95%) Subversion
4 7 (11.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.78%) Git (software)
5 4 (6.78%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.39%) StyleCop
7 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.69%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.69%) NDepend
7 1 (1.69%) FxCop
General
1 25 (42.37%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) Banking
3 21 (35.59%) Front Office
4 14 (23.73%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.39%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (84.75%) Developer
2 27 (45.76%) C# Developer
3 22 (37.29%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (6.78%) WPF Developer
5 4 (6.78%) Senior Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Programmer
6 3 (5.08%) Lead Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Analyst
6 3 (5.08%) Lead .NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) C# Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.39%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Lead C# Developer
7 2 (3.39%) .NET Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) C# Analyst Programmer
7 2 (3.39%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (86.44%) .NET
2 36 (61.02%) WinForms
3 34 (57.63%) WPF
4 31 (52.54%) WCF
5 21 (35.59%) .NET Framework
6 13 (22.03%) .NET Remoting
6 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET
7 11 (18.64%) HTML
7 11 (18.64%) XML
8 9 (15.25%) LINQ
9 6 (10.17%) CSS
10 5 (8.47%) HTML5
10 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (6.78%) Web Services
11 4 (6.78%) jQuery
11 4 (6.78%) FIX Protocol
12 3 (5.08%) ActiveMQ
12 3 (5.08%) XSL
13 2 (3.39%) RabbitMQ
13 2 (3.39%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Derivative
2 8 (13.56%) Data Structures
2 8 (13.56%) Fixed Income
3 7 (11.86%) Hedge funds
4 5 (8.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.78%) Credit Derivative
6 3 (5.08%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.69%) Swaptions
8 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.69%) CUDA
8 1 (1.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
2 3 (5.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (42.37%) Multithreading
3 16 (27.12%) OO
4 11 (18.64%) OOD
4 11 (18.64%) Code Coverage
5 10 (16.95%) Refactoring
6 6 (10.17%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (8.47%) Web Development
7 5 (8.47%) TDD
8 4 (6.78%) MVVM
8 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.78%) Workflow
9 3 (5.08%) CRM
9 3 (5.08%) MVC
9 3 (5.08%) Low Latency
10 2 (3.39%) User Stories
10 2 (3.39%) SOA
10 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
11 1 (1.69%) Asset Management
11 1 (1.69%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 49 (83.05%) C#
2 34 (57.63%) SQL
3 17 (28.81%) T-SQL
4 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.78%) XAML
5 4 (6.78%) Python
5 4 (6.78%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.08%) VBA
6 3 (5.08%) Java
6 3 (5.08%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) Degree
2 1 (1.69%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (20.34%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (32.20%) Microsoft
2 14 (23.73%) TIBCO
3 11 (18.64%) Infragistics
3 11 (18.64%) IBM
4 9 (15.25%) Syncfusion
5 8 (13.56%) Sybase
6 3 (5.08%) Murex
6 3 (5.08%) Bloomberg
7 2 (3.39%) Reuters
7 2 (3.39%) Telerik
8 1 (1.69%) Atlassian
8 1 (1.69%) Oracle
8 1 (1.69%) Calypso
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