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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 577 615 612
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3  
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 25 28 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.053% 0.052% 0.048%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 26
Median daily rate £638 £575 £613
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.86% -6.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £363 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £644
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £335 £313
% change year-on-year +10.07% +7.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £42.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +78.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year - +78.94%  

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 20514 24183 25039
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.82% 44.94% 44.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12454 14905 14646
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 709 826 1130
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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

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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

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DevExpress over the 3 months to 23 June 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

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Top 6 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 23 June 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 +30 25 £638 +10.86% 8
London +8 22 £650 +13.04% 7
Warrington - 3 £369 -
Cheshire - 3 £369 -
North West - 3 £369 -
City of London -5 1 £625 +2.04% 6

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 46 (92.00%) C#
2 34 (68.00%) WPF
3 31 (62.00%) TDD
4 25 (50.00%) Java
5 23 (46.00%) WinForms
6 22 (44.00%) .NET
6 22 (44.00%) Syncfusion
6 22 (44.00%) Multithreading
6 22 (44.00%) Dependency Injection
7 20 (40.00%) TIBCO
7 20 (40.00%) JUnit
7 20 (40.00%) ION MarketView
7 20 (40.00%) Guice
7 20 (40.00%) TestNG
7 20 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
7 20 (40.00%) ION Trading
7 20 (40.00%) Mockito
7 20 (40.00%) SDLC
7 20 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
8 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
9 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
10 12 (24.00%) SQL
10 12 (24.00%) MVVM
11 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
11 11 (22.00%) WCF
12 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
12 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
12 10 (20.00%) Front Office
13 8 (16.00%) JavaScript

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 (8.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (2.00%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 20 (40.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) DNS
1 2 (4.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.00%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) MS Access
5 1 (2.00%) Power BI
5 1 (2.00%) Spotfire
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (40.00%) JUnit
1 20 (40.00%) Mockito
1 20 (40.00%) TestNG
2 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 5 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 4 (8.00%) NUnit
6 3 (6.00%) MSI
6 3 (6.00%) SpecFlow
6 3 (6.00%) WiX
7 2 (4.00%) CruiseControl
7 2 (4.00%) Hudson
7 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (4.00%) LINQPad
7 2 (4.00%) ReSharper
7 2 (4.00%) Selenium
7 2 (4.00%) Subversion
8 1 (2.00%) Moq
General
1 10 (20.00%) Front Office
2 7 (14.00%) Banking
3 6 (12.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 39 (78.00%) C# Developer
3 22 (44.00%) WinForms Developer
4 21 (42.00%) Java Developer
5 20 (40.00%) C# GUI Developer
5 20 (40.00%) GUI Developer
6 19 (38.00%) Java GUI Developer
7 15 (30.00%) .NET Developer
8 14 (28.00%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 14 (28.00%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 13 (26.00%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
10 12 (24.00%) C# WPF Developer
10 12 (24.00%) WPF Developer
11 8 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
12 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
13 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
14 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
14 2 (4.00%) Software Developer
14 2 (4.00%) VB.NET Developer
14 2 (4.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (68.00%) WPF
2 23 (46.00%) WinForms
3 22 (44.00%) .NET
4 20 (40.00%) Guice
5 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (22.00%) WCF
7 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (16.00%) jQuery
8 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (14.00%) Entity Framework
9 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (12.00%) Web Services
10 5 (10.00%) Express
11 4 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (8.00%) CSS
11 4 (8.00%) HTML
11 4 (8.00%) REST
12 3 (6.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Equities
2 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.00%) Derivative
2 3 (6.00%) Equity Derivative
2 3 (6.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Exotic Derivative
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.00%) Fintech
4 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (62.00%) TDD
2 22 (44.00%) Dependency Injection
2 22 (44.00%) Multithreading
3 20 (40.00%) Electronic Trading
3 20 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
3 20 (40.00%) SDLC
4 13 (26.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.00%) MVVM
6 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (14.00%) MVC
8 6 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 5 (10.00%) OO
10 4 (8.00%) SOA
11 3 (6.00%) Change Data Capture
11 3 (6.00%) Full Text Search
11 3 (6.00%) OWASP
11 3 (6.00%) Release Management
11 3 (6.00%) Scrum
11 3 (6.00%) Test Automation
11 3 (6.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (92.00%) C#
2 25 (50.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) SQL
4 10 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (6.00%) VB
6 3 (6.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
7 2 (4.00%) Python
8 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.00%) VBA
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Degree
1 1 (2.00%) Numerate Degree
1 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Syncfusion
2 20 (40.00%) ION Trading
2 20 (40.00%) TIBCO
3 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (16.00%) Telerik
5 5 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (6.00%) Infragistics
7 2 (4.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (4.00%) IBM
7 2 (4.00%) Murex
7 2 (4.00%) Reuters
8 1 (2.00%) Adobe
8 1 (2.00%) Google
8 1 (2.00%) Perforce
8 1 (2.00%) Splunk
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