The table below looks at the statistics for the Development Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Development Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Analyst
Rank 599 569 549
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Development Analyst 14 23 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.043% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.047% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 5
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£345 £300 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -27.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £323 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £389 £375
% change year-on-year
-18.97% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51627 49001 45588
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.58% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 32558 29967 26404
Average daily rate £400 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1943 1955 2128
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.29 £38.59 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Development Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Development Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Development Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Development Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Development Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Development Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Development Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Development Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Development Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Development Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Development Analyst
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Development Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 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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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 -42 11 £345 +15.00% 6
London -20 5 £350 +16.66% 2
Scotland +6 3 - - 2
South East -14 3 £305 -34.05% 1
Glasgow +1 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
South West -8 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - - 2
Kegworth - 1 - -
Northampton - 1 £450 - 1
Swindon - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £325 -
East Sussex - 1 £305 -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 - 1
West Lothian - 1 - - 2
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Development Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development Analyst in their job title 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 with Development Analyst in their job title.

1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
4 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (22.22%) GAMP
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (18.52%) Linux
5 5 (18.52%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) XML
6 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
6 4 (14.81%) .NET
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
6 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (11.11%) C#
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) NHS
7 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 2 (7.41%) Project Management
8 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (7.41%) Banking
8 2 (7.41%) Subversion
8 2 (7.41%) EDIFACT

Development Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Development Analyst in their job title 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 with Development Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) SAS
2 1 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) JBoss
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.41%) OLAP
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (7.41%) QlikView
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Subversion
1 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) International Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) .NET
1 4 (14.81%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) EDIFACT
2 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) MDX
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (3.70%) WinForms
3 1 (3.70%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (7.41%) Data Conversion
3 2 (7.41%) Data Extraction
3 2 (7.41%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
4 1 (3.70%) Statistics
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) UNIX
3 1 (3.70%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) Migration
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Metadata Management
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) ETL
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (7.41%) Use Case
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 3 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
4 1 (3.70%) C++
4 1 (3.70%) Perl
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (22.22%) GAMP
2 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
2 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
3 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) Greenplum
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