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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Development Analyst
Rank 595 570 538
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -32
Contract jobs requiring a Development Analyst 14 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.033% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 4
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£344 £315 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.12% -35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £240 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £475
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -33.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £47.50 -

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
51461 50245 44013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.35% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31311 30831 25140
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2031 2007 2180
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 16 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 4 May 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 -15 12 £344 +10.00% 7
South East -5 9 £315 -21.25% 2
Hampshire - 4 £525 -
Southampton - 3 £525 -
Scotland -1 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £325 -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £450 - 1
London -2 1 £363 +16.00% 2
Northampton - 1 £450 -
East Sussex - 1 £305 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 -
Kegworth - 1 - -
Southwark - 1 £363 -

Development Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) GAMP
3 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (18.52%) UNIX
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
4 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) Finance
5 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) JBoss
5 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
5 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (11.11%) Migration
6 3 (11.11%) Apache
6 3 (11.11%) Java
6 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
6 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 3 (11.11%) VBA
6 3 (11.11%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint

Development Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 4 (14.81%) JBoss
1 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (7.41%) SAS
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) ResourceLink
1 2 (7.41%) IntelliMatch
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) WAN
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.41%) DNS
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle OLAP
3 2 (7.41%) QlikView
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.41%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 2 (7.41%) OLAP
3 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
4 1 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) Maven
2 1 (3.70%) Ant
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (25.93%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (25.93%) Manufacturing
2 4 (14.81%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 1 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (3.70%) Memcached
3 1 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (3.70%) E-Learning
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 5 (18.52%) UNIX
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (18.52%) DevOps
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) System Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Process Management
6 1 (3.70%) Data Management
6 1 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.70%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C#
3 3 (11.11%) Java
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 3 (11.11%) VBA
4 2 (7.41%) Ruby
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) Python
5 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) GAMP
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
1 2 (7.41%) Samba
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Graphite
1 1 (3.70%) Opsview
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.41%) Epicor
3 2 (7.41%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) MicroStrategy
4 1 (3.70%) Splunk
4 1 (3.70%) Tealeaf
4 1 (3.70%) Greenplum
4 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
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