Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 805 831 820
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11 +25
Contract jobs citing DevExpress 82 60 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.057% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 39 64
UK median daily rate £425 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.09% +9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £320 £318 £314
90th Percentile £675 £640 £671
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £335 £318
% change year-on-year +1.49% +5.51% +3.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £46.13 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.88% +94.21% -
10th Percentile £21.70 £42.38 £21.88
90th Percentile £26.90 £48.38 £25.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £46.13 £23.75
% change year-on-year -46.88% +94.21% -

DevExpress is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43948 47741 49215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.62% 45.35% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 27314 29152 29013
UK median daily rate £433 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.98% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £235 £240 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1468 1711 2098
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.64% -5.71% +6.06%
10th Percentile £10.65 £10.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £45.30 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

DevExpress
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing DevExpress as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 12 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 81 £425 -26.09% 9
London -1 51 £600 - 6
UK excluding London +42 30 £340 +1.49% 3
North of England +75 17 £340 +3.03% 1
North West +33 12 £325 +8.33% 1
South East -1 8 £400 +19.40%
Midlands +30 5 £340 -
Yorkshire +24 5 £340 -
West Midlands +36 3 - -
East Midlands - 2 £340 -
South West - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £375 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 80 (97.56%) C#
2 59 (71.95%) .NET
3 40 (48.78%) WPF
4 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
5 35 (42.68%) SQL
6 33 (40.24%) HTML
7 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
8 31 (37.80%) AngularJS
9 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
10 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
11 26 (31.71%) WCF
11 26 (31.71%) HTML5
12 22 (26.83%) .NET Framework
12 22 (26.83%) Banking
13 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
14 20 (24.39%) MVC
14 20 (24.39%) TeamCity
15 19 (23.17%) Test Automation
15 19 (23.17%) Front Office
16 18 (21.95%) jQuery
17 17 (20.73%) WinForms
17 17 (20.73%) TDD
17 17 (20.73%) Web Development
18 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
19 15 (18.29%) Equities
19 15 (18.29%) Finance
20 14 (17.07%) Fixed Income
20 14 (17.07%) Syncfusion
20 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
20 14 (17.07%) Multithreading

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 7 (8.54%) CMS
1 7 (8.54%) Umbraco
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle Coherence
2 6 (7.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (3.66%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (43.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.54%) Relational Database
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.66%) NoSQL
5 3 (3.66%) Redis
5 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.44%) MS Access
7 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.22%) TimesTen
Development Applications
1 20 (24.39%) TeamCity
2 10 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.54%) LINQPad
4 6 (7.32%) CruiseControl
4 6 (7.32%) ReSharper
4 6 (7.32%) Subversion
5 5 (6.10%) YouTrack
6 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.88%) JUnit
6 4 (4.88%) Mockito
6 4 (4.88%) TestNG
7 3 (3.66%) NuGet
8 2 (2.44%) JIRA
8 2 (2.44%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 22 (26.83%) Banking
2 19 (23.17%) Front Office
3 15 (18.29%) Finance
4 11 (13.41%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.44%) Automotive
5 2 (2.44%) Back Office
5 2 (2.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Advertising
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.22%) French Language
Job Titles
1 73 (89.02%) Developer
2 56 (68.29%) C# Developer
3 20 (24.39%) WPF Developer
4 19 (23.17%) SQL Developer
5 18 (21.95%) .NET Developer
5 18 (21.95%) C# WPF Developer
6 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (12.20%) C# WCF Developer
6 10 (12.20%) WCF Developer
7 8 (9.76%) HTML Developer
7 8 (9.76%) WinForms Developer
8 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 7 (8.54%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Agile C# Developer
9 6 (7.32%) Agile Developer
10 5 (6.10%) C# GUI Developer
10 5 (6.10%) GUI Developer
10 5 (6.10%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (71.95%) .NET
2 40 (48.78%) WPF
3 33 (40.24%) HTML
4 31 (37.80%) AngularJS
5 29 (35.37%) ASP.NET
6 26 (31.71%) HTML5
6 26 (31.71%) WCF
7 22 (26.83%) .NET Framework
8 18 (21.95%) jQuery
9 17 (20.73%) WinForms
10 14 (17.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (14.63%) CSS
11 12 (14.63%) KnockoutJS
12 9 (10.98%) Middleware
13 8 (9.76%) Entity Framework
13 8 (9.76%) Node.js
13 8 (9.76%) Web Services
14 7 (8.54%) CSS3
14 7 (8.54%) JSON
14 7 (8.54%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Equities
2 14 (17.07%) Fixed Income
3 11 (13.41%) Derivative
4 9 (10.98%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.54%) Data Structures
5 7 (8.54%) Hedge funds
6 6 (7.32%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (4.88%) N-Tier
8 3 (3.66%) Exotic Derivative
8 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (2.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (2.44%) Replication
10 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.22%) Grid Computing
10 1 (1.22%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (1.22%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.32%) Windows
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.39%) MVC
3 19 (23.17%) Test Automation
4 17 (20.73%) TDD
4 17 (20.73%) Web Development
5 16 (19.51%) Unit Testing
6 14 (17.07%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (17.07%) Multithreading
7 11 (13.41%) OO
7 11 (13.41%) SOA
8 10 (12.20%) MVVM
9 8 (9.76%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.54%) Analytics
10 7 (8.54%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (8.54%) Electronic Trading
10 7 (8.54%) Equity Research
10 7 (8.54%) Fund Management
10 7 (8.54%) Greeks
10 7 (8.54%) Investment Management
10 7 (8.54%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 80 (97.56%) C#
2 35 (42.68%) SQL
3 21 (25.61%) JavaScript
4 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
5 7 (8.54%) Java
6 6 (7.32%) Python
7 4 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.66%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.44%) VBA
10 1 (1.22%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) Delphi
10 1 (1.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Numerate Degree
2 1 (1.22%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.44%) MiFID
2 1 (1.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (32.93%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.07%) Syncfusion
3 10 (12.20%) TIBCO
4 8 (9.76%) Oracle
5 7 (8.54%) Infragistics
5 7 (8.54%) Telerik
6 4 (4.88%) Bloomberg
6 4 (4.88%) ION Trading
6 4 (4.88%) Reuters
7 3 (3.66%) Informatica
7 3 (3.66%) Murex
8 2 (2.44%) Solace
8 2 (2.44%) Tableau
9 1 (1.22%) Altova
9 1 (1.22%) RedGate
9 1 (1.22%) Sybase
9 1 (1.22%) Xamarin