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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
DevExpress
Rank 574 516 577
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +61
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 32 76 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.14% 0.054%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.31% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 46 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £483
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -22.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £298 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -7.69%
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
26377 24679 27415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.88% 46.72% 46.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14917 13801 13955
Average daily rate £388 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1170 1104 1359
Average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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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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 -45 31 £438 +25.00% 7
London -11 22 £550 +15.78% 2
City of London +23 8 £569 -9.00% 1
South East -10 7 £294 -2.08% 2
Kent -11 4 £275 -8.33%
Berkshire - 2 £363 - 2
Swindon - 1 £300 -
South West - 1 £300 -
Wiltshire - 1 £300 -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
East Anglia - - - -
North West - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Essex - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Slough - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Berkhamsted - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Colchester - - - - 1

DevExpress
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 62 (98.41%) C#
2 53 (84.13%) .NET
3 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
4 34 (53.97%) WinForms
5 31 (49.21%) SQL
5 31 (49.21%) WCF
6 29 (46.03%) WPF
7 25 (39.68%) Finance
7 25 (39.68%) Team Foundation Server
8 24 (38.10%) XML
9 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
10 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
11 20 (31.75%) HTML
12 18 (28.57%) Windows
13 15 (23.81%) CSS
13 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
13 15 (23.81%) HTML5
14 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (20.63%) JSON
15 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
15 13 (20.63%) Visual Studio
15 13 (20.63%) TDD
15 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
16 12 (19.05%) Degree
16 12 (19.05%) Derivative
16 12 (19.05%) Front Office
16 12 (19.05%) VB.NET
16 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
17 11 (17.46%) JIRA
17 11 (17.46%) Multithreading

DevExpress
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.17%) MS Office
1 2 (3.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Pivotal CRM
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
1 3 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (1.59%) FTP
2 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (68.25%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.76%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 25 (39.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (20.63%) Visual Studio
3 11 (17.46%) NUnit
3 11 (17.46%) JIRA
4 8 (12.70%) Git (software)
5 7 (11.11%) Subversion
6 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.35%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.35%) CruiseControl
8 2 (3.17%) Selenium
8 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.17%) MSI
8 2 (3.17%) StyleCop
8 2 (3.17%) Hudson
8 2 (3.17%) WiX
8 2 (3.17%) SpecFlow
8 2 (3.17%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.59%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (1.59%) LabVIEW
General
1 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Front Office
3 10 (15.87%) Banking
4 4 (6.35%) Back Office
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Advertising
5 2 (3.17%) Games
6 1 (1.59%) Military
6 1 (1.59%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
6 1 (1.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.59%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 54 (85.71%) Developer
2 26 (41.27%) .NET Developer
3 24 (38.10%) C# Developer
4 11 (17.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.94%) WPF Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Front Office Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (4.76%) WinForms Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Development Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) GUI Developer
9 2 (3.17%) UI Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Programmer
9 2 (3.17%) Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (3.17%) UI Programmer
10 1 (1.59%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (84.13%) .NET
2 34 (53.97%) WinForms
3 31 (49.21%) WCF
4 29 (46.03%) WPF
5 24 (38.10%) XML
6 23 (36.51%) ASP.NET
7 20 (31.75%) HTML
8 15 (23.81%) CSS
8 15 (23.81%) HTML5
9 13 (20.63%) .NET Framework
9 13 (20.63%) JSON
10 9 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (14.29%) LINQ
11 8 (12.70%) Web Services
11 8 (12.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (11.11%) REST
13 5 (7.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 4 (6.35%) RabbitMQ
14 4 (6.35%) MDX
14 4 (6.35%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) Derivative
2 8 (12.70%) Hedge funds
3 5 (7.94%) Fixed Income
4 4 (6.35%) Grid Computing
4 4 (6.35%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) Market Risk
5 3 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (3.17%) LIMS
6 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.17%) Equities
6 2 (3.17%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (3.17%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 2 (3.17%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.59%) FMCG
7 1 (1.59%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.59%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) TDD
2 12 (19.05%) Unit Testing
3 11 (17.46%) Multithreading
3 11 (17.46%) MVC
4 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (15.87%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.70%) OOP
6 7 (11.11%) OO
6 7 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (9.52%) SOA
7 6 (9.52%) MVVM
8 5 (7.94%) Analytics
8 5 (7.94%) CRM
8 5 (7.94%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) Kanban
9 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.35%) OOD
9 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.35%) Workflow
9 4 (6.35%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 31 (49.21%) SQL
3 15 (23.81%) T-SQL
4 13 (20.63%) JavaScript
5 12 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 7 (11.11%) PHP
7 6 (9.52%) C++
7 6 (9.52%) VB
7 6 (9.52%) XAML
8 4 (6.35%) VB6
8 4 (6.35%) VBA
8 4 (6.35%) Python
9 2 (3.17%) Java
9 2 (3.17%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.59%) C
10 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.59%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (19.05%) Degree
2 7 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
3 4 (6.35%) MCSD
3 4 (6.35%) MCSE
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) ISO 9001
1 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.11%) Telerik
3 6 (9.52%) Infragistics
4 5 (7.94%) Syncfusion
5 3 (4.76%) Serena
5 3 (4.76%) Pegasus
5 3 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (1.59%) SAP
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle
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Rate: 325-400 Per Day
Posted: 21 days ago