The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion over the 3 months to 27 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 Syncfusion, Inc.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Syncfusion
Rank 559 547 510
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -37
Contract jobs citing Syncfusion 18 11 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.023% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.049% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 30
Average daily rate
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£644 £600 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.29% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £525
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
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
23272 22265 21520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 45.72% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 13609 12381 11250
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £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 1020 983 1335
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 £11.35 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

Syncfusion
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Syncfusion within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Syncfusion Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Syncfusion
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Syncfusion within the UK.

Syncfusion Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Syncfusion
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Syncfusion within the UK over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Syncfusion Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Syncfusion
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Syncfusion within the UK.

Syncfusion Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Syncfusion
Top 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Syncfusion within the UK over the 3 months to 27 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
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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
London -1 18 £644 +7.29%
England -14 18 £644 +7.29% 1
City of London +17 3 £525 +7.69%

Syncfusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion.

1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 15 (71.43%) WinForms
2 15 (71.43%) Multithreading
3 13 (61.90%) .NET
4 12 (57.14%) Fixed Income
4 12 (57.14%) TDD
5 11 (52.38%) TIBCO
6 10 (47.62%) Java
6 10 (47.62%) JUnit
6 10 (47.62%) ION Trading
6 10 (47.62%) Guice
6 10 (47.62%) TestNG
6 10 (47.62%) ION MarketView
6 10 (47.62%) Dependency Injection
6 10 (47.62%) Mockito
7 9 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
8 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
8 8 (38.10%) SQL
8 8 (38.10%) DevExpress
9 5 (23.81%) Banking
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (19.05%) Derivative
10 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (19.05%) WPF
10 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
10 4 (19.05%) HTML
10 4 (19.05%) XML
10 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio

Syncfusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Syncfusion 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 Syncfusion. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (47.62%) ION MarketView
2 1 (4.76%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (14.29%) MS Access
3 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (14.29%) Spotfire
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (47.62%) JUnit
1 10 (47.62%) TestNG
1 10 (47.62%) Mockito
2 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 3 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (9.52%) JIRA
5 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (4.76%) FxCop
5 1 (4.76%) StyleCop
General
1 5 (23.81%) Banking
2 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 3 (14.29%) Front Office
3 3 (14.29%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) C# Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
4 5 (23.81%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) GUI Developer
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Database Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) MI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) WinForms
2 13 (61.90%) .NET
3 10 (47.62%) Guice
4 4 (19.05%) WPF
4 4 (19.05%) HTML
4 4 (19.05%) XML
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (19.05%) CSS
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) XSL
5 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
6 2 (9.52%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) PLINQ
7 1 (4.76%) REST
7 1 (4.76%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (4.76%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (4.76%) Task Parallel Library
7 1 (4.76%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Fixed Income
2 4 (19.05%) Derivative
3 3 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 3 (14.29%) Credit Derivative
4 1 (4.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (4.76%) Swaptions
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 10 (47.62%) Dependency Injection
4 9 (42.86%) Electronic Trading
5 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (19.05%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
6 1 (4.76%) OOD
6 1 (4.76%) SOA
6 1 (4.76%) Data Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) Java
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
4 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) TIBCO
2 10 (47.62%) ION Trading
3 8 (38.10%) DevExpress
4 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) Bloomberg
6 1 (4.76%) Calypso
6 1 (4.76%) Reuters
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Sybase
6 1 (4.76%) Atlassian