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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Syncfusion
Rank 626 607 563
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -44
Contract jobs citing Syncfusion 7 3 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.005% 0.046%
As % of the Vendors category 0.027% 0.012% 0.100%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 18
Average daily rate
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£650 £425 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.94% -29.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £405 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £710 £565 £615
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
25561 25504 24091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.74% 45.65% 46.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 15156 14276 13340
Average daily rate £400 £383 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% -0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £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 1096 1113 1095
Average hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.98 £19.30
% change year-on-year
-1.22% -1.64%

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
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 4 September 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
London +11 7 £650 +52.94%
England 0 7 £650 +52.94%
City of London - 1 £600 -

Syncfusion
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
1 17 (100.00%) DevExpress
2 16 (94.12%) Data Structures
2 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
2 16 (94.12%) OO
2 16 (94.12%) .NET
3 14 (82.35%) Finance
4 9 (52.94%) WinForms
4 9 (52.94%) Front Office
5 7 (41.18%) C++
6 6 (35.29%) Derivative
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
6 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
6 6 (35.29%) Low Latency
7 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
8 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
9 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
9 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading
9 3 (17.65%) WPF
10 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
10 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
10 2 (11.76%) QA
10 2 (11.76%) Subversion
11 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
11 1 (5.88%) Spotfire

Syncfusion
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) MS Access
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.88%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Subversion
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (82.35%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Front Office
3 4 (23.53%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 11 (64.71%) C# Developer
3 6 (35.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Spotfire Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) .NET
2 9 (52.94%) WinForms
3 3 (17.65%) WPF
4 1 (5.88%) jQuery
4 1 (5.88%) WCF
4 1 (5.88%) CSS
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSL
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Data Structures
2 6 (35.29%) Derivative
2 6 (35.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Fixed Income
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) OO
1 16 (94.12%) Multithreading
2 6 (35.29%) Low Latency
3 3 (17.65%) Electronic Trading
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (41.18%) C++
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft