The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of DevExpress products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DevExpress over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

DevExpress
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 572 602 567
Rank change year-on-year +30 -35  
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 28 38 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.070% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.16% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 48
Median daily rate £538 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £345 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £658 £678 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £288
% change year-on-year -9.33% +30.43%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DevExpress is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20053 23695 24270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.04% 43.77% 45.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12380 14428 13767
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 715 802 1036
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.57 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

DevExpress
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing DevExpress as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for DevExpress in the UK

DevExpress
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing DevExpress.

Contractor daily rate trend for DevExpress in the UK

DevExpress
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevExpress over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DevExpress in the UK

DevExpress
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DevExpress in the UK

DevExpress
Top 29 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 30 March 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 +37 26 £575 +4.54% 18
London +24 15 £600 -2.04% 14
South East - 6 £225 - 2
Yorkshire +18 2 £340 +15.25%
East of England -2 2 £325 -35.00% 1
South Yorkshire - 2 £340 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Hampshire - 2 £400 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £225 -
Chesham - 2 - -
Witney - 2 £225 -
Scotland +22 1 £300 -
West Yorkshire +13 1 £340 +15.25%
Cambridgeshire +5 1 £225 -
Leeds +4 1 £340 +15.25%
City of London +1 1 £600 -2.04% 2
Luton - 1 £425 -
Andover - 1 £400 -
Nottingham - 1 £340 -
Doncaster - 1 £340 -
Rotherham - 1 £313 -
Sheffield - 1 £340 -
Bradford - 1 £340 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 -
South West - 1 £400 - 1
Bristol - 1 £400 -
East Midlands - 1 £340 -
Edinburgh - 1 £300 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (91.11%) C#
2 29 (64.44%) WPF
3 26 (57.78%) .NET
4 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
4 19 (42.22%) TDD
5 17 (37.78%) WinForms
6 16 (35.56%) SDLC
7 15 (33.33%) Front Office
7 15 (33.33%) Java
8 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
8 14 (31.11%) MVVM
9 13 (28.89%) WCF
10 12 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
10 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
10 12 (26.67%) OO
10 12 (26.67%) XAML
10 12 (26.67%) User Experience
11 11 (24.44%) Wireframes
11 11 (24.44%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) Syncfusion
11 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
11 11 (24.44%) ReSharper
12 10 (22.22%) NUnit
12 10 (22.22%) ION Trading
12 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
12 10 (22.22%) ION MarketView
12 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (22.22%) Guice
12 10 (22.22%) TestNG

DevExpress
Co-occurring 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 4 (8.89%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.89%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (22.22%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) snoop
2 2 (4.44%) DNS
2 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (42.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) MS Access
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.22%) Power BI
6 1 (2.22%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (24.44%) ReSharper
2 10 (22.22%) JUnit
2 10 (22.22%) Mockito
2 10 (22.22%) NUnit
2 10 (22.22%) TestNG
3 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
4 8 (17.78%) NCrunch
4 8 (17.78%) TeamCity
5 7 (15.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 6 (13.33%) Visual Studio
7 5 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (8.89%) Bitbucket
8 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Blend
8 4 (8.89%) Moq
8 4 (8.89%) StyleCop
8 4 (8.89%) Subversion
9 3 (6.67%) MSI
9 3 (6.67%) WiX
9 3 (6.67%) YouTrack
10 2 (4.44%) Selenium
General
1 15 (33.33%) Front Office
2 8 (17.78%) Finance
3 7 (15.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (100.00%) Developer
2 28 (62.22%) C# Developer
3 15 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
4 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
5 12 (26.67%) UI Developer
5 12 (26.67%) UX Developer
6 11 (24.44%) C# GUI Developer
6 11 (24.44%) GUI Developer
6 11 (24.44%) Java Developer
6 11 (24.44%) UI/UX Developer
7 9 (20.00%) Java GUI Developer
7 9 (20.00%) WPF Developer
8 8 (17.78%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (17.78%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (8.89%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
9 4 (8.89%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 3 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
10 3 (6.67%) UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (64.44%) WPF
2 26 (57.78%) .NET
3 17 (37.78%) WinForms
4 13 (28.89%) WCF
5 11 (24.44%) .NET Framework
6 10 (22.22%) Guice
7 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
7 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (13.33%) Web Services
9 5 (11.11%) jQuery
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.89%) CSS
10 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
10 4 (8.89%) HTML
10 4 (8.89%) Managed Extensibility Framework
11 3 (6.67%) Breeze.js
11 3 (6.67%) Express
11 3 (6.67%) Kendo UI
11 3 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Derivative
2 2 (4.44%) Equity Derivative
2 2 (4.44%) Exotic Derivative
2 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) Equities
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) TDD
2 16 (35.56%) SDLC
3 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (31.11%) MVVM
4 12 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
4 12 (26.67%) Electronic Trading
4 12 (26.67%) OO
5 11 (24.44%) Wireframes
6 10 (22.22%) Multithreaded Programming
6 10 (22.22%) Multithreading
7 8 (17.78%) OOD
8 7 (15.56%) Asset Management
8 7 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.56%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (11.11%) Scrum
9 5 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (11.11%) Visualisation
10 4 (8.89%) MVC
10 4 (8.89%) Release Management
10 4 (8.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) XAML
4 11 (24.44%) SQL
5 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (17.78%) JavaScript
7 5 (11.11%) VB
8 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
10 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
10 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.22%) Python
10 1 (2.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
2 11 (24.44%) Syncfusion
3 10 (22.22%) ION Trading
3 10 (22.22%) TIBCO
4 8 (17.78%) Telerik
5 5 (11.11%) Infragistics
6 4 (8.89%) Adobe
6 4 (8.89%) IBM
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle
7 2 (4.44%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.44%) Murex
7 2 (4.44%) Reuters
8 1 (2.22%) Perforce
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