The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Analyst Programmer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Analyst Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Analyst Programmer
Rank 577 555 546
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Analyst Programmer 9 21 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.041% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.044% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 10
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£368 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £294 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
50176 47637 45728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.03% 92.46% 92.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 32014 28679 25821
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2025 2106 2605
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Senior Analyst Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Analyst Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Senior Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst Programmer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Analyst Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Senior Analyst Programmer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Senior Analyst Programmer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Senior Analyst Programmer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Analyst Programmer
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Analyst Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 December 2014. 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 -43 5 £396 -1.91% 2
London +7 3 £500 +21.21%
City of London 0 1 £425 +4.16%
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Glasgow - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Newport - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Peterborough - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Scotland - - - - 1
Perth and Kinross - - - -
East of England - - - -

Senior Analyst Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Analyst Programmer 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 Senior Analyst Programmer in their job title.

1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) XML
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) C#
4 4 (22.22%) SAP
4 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 4 (22.22%) B2B
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (22.22%) Remedy
4 4 (22.22%) ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) Migration
4 4 (22.22%) Banking
4 4 (22.22%) QA
4 4 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (22.22%) System Testing
4 4 (22.22%) SAP PI
4 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
5 3 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (16.67%) XSLT
5 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Python
5 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis

Senior Analyst Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior Analyst Programmer 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 Senior Analyst Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.56%) DataStage
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (5.56%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Toad
2 1 (5.56%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Front Office
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) .NET
2 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 6 (33.33%) XML
3 4 (22.22%) SAP PI
3 4 (22.22%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) XSLT
4 3 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (11.11%) WPF
5 2 (11.11%) jQuery
5 2 (11.11%) CSS
5 2 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
6 1 (5.56%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (11.11%) Fixed Income
3 1 (5.56%) VSAM
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
3 1 (5.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) UNIX
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) System Testing
2 4 (22.22%) ITSM
2 4 (22.22%) Migration
2 4 (22.22%) B2B
3 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 2 (11.11%) MVC
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.11%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) OO
5 1 (5.56%) DSDM
5 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 3 (16.67%) C++
3 3 (16.67%) Python
3 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) RPG
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL
5 1 (5.56%) JCL
5 1 (5.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) SAP
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) Unisys
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) ION Trading