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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
DevExpress
UK
Rank 577 584 569
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 19 34 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.066% 0.096%
As % of the Vendors category 0.094% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 26 42
Median daily rate £340 £475 £560
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.42% -15.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £500 £288
% change year-on-year
-32.00% +73.91%
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
20258 22037 23894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.68% 43.09% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12532 13173 13748
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 761 825 977
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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 20 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DevExpress within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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 +28 17 £340 -28.42% 13
London -2 9 £600 +33.33% 7
South East - 4 £225 - 3
Yorkshire +18 2 £340 +15.25%
East of England -10 2 £325 -35.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £340 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 2 £225 -
Chesham - 2 - -
Witney - 2 £225 -
Scotland +19 1 £300 -
West Yorkshire +9 1 £340 +15.25%
Leeds +6 1 £340 +15.25%
Cambridgeshire +4 1 £225 -
City of London -4 1 £600 -11.11%
Luton - 1 £425 -
Nottingham - 1 £340 -
Doncaster - 1 £340 -
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
Sheffield - 1 £340 -
Bradford - 1 £340 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 -
East Midlands - 1 £340 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 40 (90.91%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) WPF
3 26 (59.09%) .NET
4 21 (47.73%) Front Office
5 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 19 (43.18%) XAML
6 19 (43.18%) User Experience
7 18 (40.91%) Wireframes
8 17 (38.64%) OO
9 16 (36.36%) MVVM
9 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (36.36%) TDD
10 14 (31.82%) ReSharper
10 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
11 13 (29.55%) WinForms
11 13 (29.55%) Finance
11 13 (29.55%) Asset Management
11 13 (29.55%) Portfolio Management
12 12 (27.27%) SDLC
13 11 (25.00%) NCrunch
13 11 (25.00%) NUnit
14 10 (22.73%) OOD
15 9 (20.45%) Java
15 9 (20.45%) Scrum
15 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
15 9 (20.45%) WCF
16 8 (18.18%) Telerik
16 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
16 8 (18.18%) TeamCity
16 8 (18.18%) SQL

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 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) MS Access
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.27%) Power BI
6 1 (2.27%) Spotfire
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) ReSharper
2 11 (25.00%) NCrunch
2 11 (25.00%) NUnit
3 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 8 (18.18%) TeamCity
4 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Blend
4 6 (13.64%) Moq
4 6 (13.64%) StyleCop
5 5 (11.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (11.36%) Bitbucket
5 5 (11.36%) Subversion
6 4 (9.09%) JUnit
6 4 (9.09%) Mockito
6 4 (9.09%) TestNG
7 3 (6.82%) Visual Studio
7 3 (6.82%) YouTrack
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (2.27%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (47.73%) Front Office
2 13 (29.55%) Finance
3 7 (15.91%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (100.00%) Developer
2 25 (56.82%) C# Developer
3 19 (43.18%) UI Developer
3 19 (43.18%) UX Developer
4 18 (40.91%) UI/UX Developer
5 15 (34.09%) .NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (20.45%) WinForms Developer
7 8 (18.18%) WPF Developer
8 7 (15.91%) C# WPF Developer
9 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
10 5 (11.36%) C# GUI Developer
10 5 (11.36%) GUI Developer
10 5 (11.36%) User Experience Manager
11 4 (9.09%) Designer
11 4 (9.09%) Front Office Developer
11 4 (9.09%) Java GUI Developer
11 4 (9.09%) UI Designer
11 4 (9.09%) UI/UX Designer
11 4 (9.09%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (65.91%) WPF
2 26 (59.09%) .NET
3 13 (29.55%) WinForms
4 9 (20.45%) .NET Framework
4 9 (20.45%) WCF
5 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET
5 5 (11.36%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (9.09%) CSS
6 4 (9.09%) Guice
6 4 (9.09%) HTML
6 4 (9.09%) Web Services
7 3 (6.82%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (4.55%) Caliburn.Micro
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) Middleware
8 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) Exotic Derivative
2 2 (4.55%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.91%) Wireframes
2 17 (38.64%) OO
3 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) MVVM
3 16 (36.36%) TDD
4 13 (29.55%) Asset Management
4 13 (29.55%) Portfolio Management
5 12 (27.27%) SDLC
6 10 (22.73%) OOD
7 9 (20.45%) Scrum
8 7 (15.91%) Translating Business Requirements
9 6 (13.64%) Dependency Injection
9 6 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
10 5 (11.36%) Data Visualisation
10 5 (11.36%) Garbage Collection
10 5 (11.36%) Information Architecture
10 5 (11.36%) Multithreading
10 5 (11.36%) Visualisation
11 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.09%) Multithreaded Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (90.91%) C#
2 19 (43.18%) XAML
3 9 (20.45%) Java
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.55%) VB
9 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
9 1 (2.27%) VBA
Vendors
1 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.18%) Telerik
3 6 (13.64%) Infragistics
4 5 (11.36%) Adobe
4 5 (11.36%) IBM
4 5 (11.36%) Syncfusion
5 4 (9.09%) ION Trading
5 4 (9.09%) TIBCO
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.55%) Murex
7 2 (4.55%) Reuters
8 1 (2.27%) Perforce