The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Telerik 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 Telerik over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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 Telerik.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telerik
Rank 555 510 531
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +21
Contract jobs citing Telerik 35 63 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.12% 0.087%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 29
Average daily rate
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£275 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £298 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.56% -8.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £29.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £29.52
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.11%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25070 24077 26885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.89% 47.08% 46.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 13892 13098 13619
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1074 1184 1390
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

Telerik
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Telerik Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Telerik
Daily Rate Trend

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

Telerik Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Telerik
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Telerik within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Telerik Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Telerik
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Telerik Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Telerik
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Telerik within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -28 33 £275 -16.03% 17
South East +2 13 £275 -16.03% 6
London -12 8 £425 +20.56% 6
Kent +1 5 £275 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £250 - 1
East Midlands -7 4 £275 -
Leicestershire -9 4 £275 -
Oxford - 4 £250 -
City of London +20 3 £463 +32.14% 2
Yorkshire +1 3 £300 +13.20% 1
Leicester -11 3 - -
Reading - 3 £269 -
Berkshire - 3 £269 -
Bristol -23 2 £275 -21.42%
South West -32 2 £275 -21.42% 1
West Midlands -13 1 £315 - 2
North West -15 1 £350 +7.69%
East of England -16 1 £350 - 1
Scotland - - - -
Wales - - - -
Liverpool - - - -
Livingston - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Cambridge - - - -
Chester - - - -
Derby - - - -
Glasgow - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Basildon - - - -

Telerik
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Telerik 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 Telerik.

1 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 70 (79.55%) C#
3 53 (60.23%) ASP.NET
4 47 (53.41%) SQL
5 42 (47.73%) SQL Server
6 36 (40.91%) HTML
7 34 (38.64%) .NET Framework
8 33 (37.50%) CSS
9 32 (36.36%) MVC
10 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
11 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 29 (32.95%) jQuery
12 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
13 26 (29.55%) Unit Testing
13 26 (29.55%) WCF
14 23 (26.14%) WPF
14 23 (26.14%) MVVM
14 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 22 (25.00%) HTML5
16 21 (23.86%) REST
16 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
18 16 (18.18%) Silverlight
18 16 (18.18%) Windows
19 14 (15.91%) Web Services
19 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
19 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
20 13 (14.77%) TDD
20 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 13 (14.77%) XML

Telerik
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Telerik 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 Telerik. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.55%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Sitefinity
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Intranet
2 1 (1.14%) HTTP
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (47.73%) SQL Server
2 23 (26.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.64%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (3.41%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (3.41%) SQLPlus
9 2 (2.27%) QlikView
9 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.14%) Big Data
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 31 (35.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (11.36%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.95%) Subversion
4 5 (5.68%) NUnit
5 4 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.41%) LLBLGen Pro
6 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Blend
6 3 (3.41%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) MSTest
7 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.14%) Maven
7 1 (1.14%) StarTeam
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.23%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Retail
4 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.14%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.14%) Front Office
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (85.23%) Developer
2 42 (47.73%) .NET Developer
3 27 (30.68%) C# Developer
4 17 (19.32%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (14.77%) Web Developer
6 11 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 7 (7.95%) Analyst
9 7 (7.95%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (5.68%) .NET Web Developer
11 4 (4.55%) Tester
11 4 (4.55%) Software Tester
12 3 (3.41%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (3.41%) Programmer
13 2 (2.27%) Analyst Programmer
13 2 (2.27%) Applications Developer
13 2 (2.27%) Test Analyst
13 2 (2.27%) Software Test Analyst
13 2 (2.27%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (84.09%) .NET
2 53 (60.23%) ASP.NET
3 36 (40.91%) HTML
4 34 (38.64%) .NET Framework
5 33 (37.50%) CSS
6 29 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 29 (32.95%) jQuery
7 26 (29.55%) WCF
8 23 (26.14%) WPF
9 22 (25.00%) HTML5
10 21 (23.86%) REST
10 21 (23.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 16 (18.18%) Silverlight
12 14 (15.91%) Web Services
13 13 (14.77%) XML
14 12 (13.64%) NHibernate
14 12 (13.64%) Kendo UI
14 12 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET Web API
16 8 (9.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) N-Tier
2 9 (10.23%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (10.23%) Video on Demand
3 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.14%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.18%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Phone 8
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.14%) Android
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.36%) MVC
2 26 (29.55%) Unit Testing
3 23 (26.14%) MVVM
4 14 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (14.77%) TDD
6 11 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 10 (11.36%) RAD
8 7 (7.95%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (7.95%) OOP
9 6 (6.82%) Scrum
9 6 (6.82%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.68%) Web Application Development
10 5 (5.68%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.55%) UML
11 4 (4.55%) Web Development
11 4 (4.55%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.41%) Test Scripting
12 3 (3.41%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.41%) Manual Testing
12 3 (3.41%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 70 (79.55%) C#
2 47 (53.41%) SQL
3 28 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 18 (20.45%) VB.NET
5 12 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 7 (7.95%) XAML
6 7 (7.95%) PHP
6 7 (7.95%) PL/SQL
7 4 (4.55%) VB
7 4 (4.55%) VB6
8 2 (2.27%) C
8 2 (2.27%) Java
8 2 (2.27%) Python
9 1 (1.14%) C++
9 1 (1.14%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.27%) Chartered Engineer
1 2 (2.27%) Degree
1 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 7 (7.95%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.27%) Business Objects
4 2 (2.27%) Sybase
5 1 (1.14%) Red Gate
5 1 (1.14%) Tableau
5 1 (1.14%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.14%) MathWorks