The median contractor rate for a Analyst Programmer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Analyst Programmer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 552 568 503
Rank change year-on-year +16 -65  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 31 46 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.075% 0.093% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.098% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 27 77
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £370 £360
% change year-on-year -8.78% +2.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39444 47062 46529
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.27% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25724 30895 28569
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1347 1459 1887
Median hourly rate £18.40 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.54% +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Analyst Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Analyst Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst Programmer in England

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst Programmer in England

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer in England over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst Programmer in England

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst Programmer in England

Analyst Programmer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
London +24 20 £450 +8.43% 4
North West +30 5 £350 - 1
South East +5 4 £500 +25.00% 4
Yorkshire +17 1 £300 -7.69% 1
West Midlands +13 1 £325 -5.79% 4
Analyst Programmer
UK

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Analyst Programmer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Analyst Programmer in the job title.

1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) Java
3 19 (36.54%) Finance
4 15 (28.85%) C#
4 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
4 15 (28.85%) Degree
5 14 (26.92%) Oracle
5 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (21.15%) Banking
7 10 (19.23%) SDLC
8 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (17.31%) Unix
8 9 (17.31%) Sybase
9 8 (15.38%) .NET
9 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
9 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
9 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
9 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
10 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
10 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
10 7 (13.46%) RPG
10 7 (13.46%) C
10 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
11 6 (11.54%) Front Office
11 6 (11.54%) Scrum
11 6 (11.54%) TDD
11 6 (11.54%) SAP
11 6 (11.54%) Linux

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.85%) Liferay
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.46%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 5 (9.62%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (5.77%) Big Data
5 3 (5.77%) Hadoop
5 3 (5.77%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
5 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.85%) Adabas
6 2 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.85%) DB2
6 2 (3.85%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.92%) CruiseControl
3 1 (1.92%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.92%) GitLab
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) MSBuild
3 1 (1.92%) NUnit
3 1 (1.92%) PowerBuilder
3 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (36.54%) Finance
2 11 (21.15%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Front Office
4 5 (9.62%) Investment Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.92%) Back Office
7 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.92%) Private Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Retail
7 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.38%) .NET
2 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
3 3 (5.77%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) NHibernate
3 3 (5.77%) WPF
4 2 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (1.92%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.92%) Autofac
5 1 (1.92%) AutoMapper
5 1 (1.92%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.92%) HTML
5 1 (1.92%) jQuery
5 1 (1.92%) LINQ
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.92%) WCF
5 1 (1.92%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.62%) AS400
4 3 (5.77%) Derivative
4 3 (5.77%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (5.77%) Exotic Derivative
4 3 (5.77%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
5 2 (3.85%) Equities
5 2 (3.85%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Clustering
6 1 (1.92%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.31%) Unix
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.23%) SDLC
3 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 7 (13.46%) Waterfall
6 6 (11.54%) Investment Management
6 6 (11.54%) Scrum
6 6 (11.54%) TDD
7 5 (9.62%) Asset Management
8 4 (7.69%) ITSM
8 4 (7.69%) MVC
8 4 (7.69%) Service Management
9 3 (5.77%) Change Management
9 3 (5.77%) Code Coverage
9 3 (5.77%) Economics
9 3 (5.77%) ETL
9 3 (5.77%) OO
9 3 (5.77%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (5.77%) Project Management
9 3 (5.77%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) SQL
2 21 (40.38%) Java
3 15 (28.85%) C#
4 8 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 8 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 7 (13.46%) C
5 7 (13.46%) JavaScript
5 7 (13.46%) RPG
6 5 (9.62%) C++
6 5 (9.62%) RPG IV
6 5 (9.62%) Ruby
6 5 (9.62%) VBA
7 4 (7.69%) COBOL
7 4 (7.69%) Python
7 4 (7.69%) VB
8 2 (3.85%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.92%) Perl
9 1 (1.92%) PHP
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) CFA
2 3 (5.77%) MBA
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.92%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.92%) EMIR
1 1 (1.92%) ISO15022
1 1 (1.92%) ISO20022
Vendors
1 14 (26.92%) Oracle
2 9 (17.31%) Sybase
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) SAP
4 5 (9.62%) webMethods
5 3 (5.77%) Infragistics
6 2 (3.85%) Ab Initio
6 2 (3.85%) HP
6 2 (3.85%) IBM
6 2 (3.85%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.85%) Teradata
7 1 (1.92%) Alteryx
7 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.92%) JDA
7 1 (1.92%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.92%) Twitter