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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
DevExpress
Rank 604 581 525
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -56
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 24 33 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.060% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.13% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 32
Average daily rate
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£600 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £270 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £288 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 - -

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
24958 24663 23724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.83% 45.07% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14675 13604 12843
Average daily rate £400 £378 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £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 1071 1068 1189
Average hourly rate £18.07 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 3 August 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 12 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 3 August 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
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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 -14 24 £600 +45.89% 7
London -12 21 £625 +12.35% 2
City of London -11 8 £638 +6.25%
East of England +3 1 £335 +3.07% 3
South West -1 1 £315 +5.00%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Luton - 1 £335 - 1
Warwick - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £315 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 £335 - 1

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 60 (88.24%) C#
2 51 (75.00%) .NET
3 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 32 (47.06%) WPF
4 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
5 29 (42.65%) WCF
6 28 (41.18%) Finance
7 27 (39.71%) WinForms
8 23 (33.82%) Front Office
8 23 (33.82%) OO
9 21 (30.88%) Multithreading
10 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (27.94%) Derivative
12 14 (20.59%) Syncfusion
13 13 (19.12%) Banking
13 13 (19.12%) MVVM
14 12 (17.65%) Data Structures
15 11 (16.18%) Investment Banking
15 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
15 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (13.24%) JIRA
17 8 (11.76%) TDD
17 8 (11.76%) NUnit
17 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
17 8 (11.76%) Windows
17 8 (11.76%) C++
18 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
18 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
18 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
18 7 (10.29%) XML

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 5 (7.35%) Confluence
2 3 (4.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.94%) IIS
4 1 (1.47%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (10.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) 3G
1 1 (1.47%) 2G
1 1 (1.47%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (45.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.94%) Spotfire
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) MS Access
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (13.24%) JIRA
2 8 (11.76%) NUnit
2 8 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.29%) Visual Studio
4 5 (7.35%) TeamCity
4 5 (7.35%) MSI
4 5 (7.35%) Subversion
5 3 (4.41%) CruiseControl
6 2 (2.94%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.47%) MSTest
General
1 28 (41.18%) Finance
2 23 (33.82%) Front Office
3 13 (19.12%) Banking
4 11 (16.18%) Investment Banking
5 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
6 3 (4.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.47%) French Language
Job Titles
1 61 (89.71%) Developer
2 38 (55.88%) C# Developer
3 17 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 12 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.29%) WPF Developer
7 4 (5.88%) UI Programmer
7 4 (5.88%) UI Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Lead C# Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (2.94%) AWS Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Spotfire Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Senior WPF Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Analyst
10 1 (1.47%) Applications Developer
10 1 (1.47%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (75.00%) .NET
2 32 (47.06%) WPF
3 29 (42.65%) WCF
4 27 (39.71%) WinForms
5 11 (16.18%) .NET Framework
6 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET
6 7 (10.29%) XML
7 6 (8.82%) .NET Remoting
7 6 (8.82%) HTML
7 6 (8.82%) Reactive Extensions
8 5 (7.35%) TIBCO EMS
9 4 (5.88%) MSMQ
9 4 (5.88%) CSS
9 4 (5.88%) HTML5
9 4 (5.88%) LINQ
9 4 (5.88%) jQuery
10 3 (4.41%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (2.94%) NHibernate
11 2 (2.94%) XSL
11 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Derivative
2 12 (17.65%) Data Structures
3 7 (10.29%) Fixed Income
3 7 (10.29%) Computer Science
4 4 (5.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (5.88%) Equity Derivative
5 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.94%) Market Risk
7 1 (1.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.47%) CUDA
7 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.47%) Equities
7 1 (1.47%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
7 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Windows
2 2 (2.94%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.82%) OO
2 21 (30.88%) Multithreading
3 20 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (19.12%) MVVM
5 8 (11.76%) TDD
6 6 (8.82%) Low Latency
7 5 (7.35%) Dependency Injection
7 5 (7.35%) Refactoring
7 5 (7.35%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.35%) OOD
7 5 (7.35%) Code Coverage
8 4 (5.88%) MVC
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (4.41%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.41%) OOP
9 3 (4.41%) ETL
10 2 (2.94%) ERP
10 2 (2.94%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 60 (88.24%) C#
2 32 (47.06%) SQL
3 8 (11.76%) C++
4 7 (10.29%) T-SQL
5 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.41%) VBA
6 3 (4.41%) XAML
7 2 (2.94%) VB.NET
7 2 (2.94%) Java
8 1 (1.47%) Delphi
8 1 (1.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (20.59%) Syncfusion
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
3 6 (8.82%) Infragistics
4 5 (7.35%) IBM
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) Telerik
6 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
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