Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Development Support Analyst was £220 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 November 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.

Development Support Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 853 859
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Development Support Analyst 10 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.002% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.002% 0.007%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
England median daily rate £220 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.42% -1.67% -
10th Percentile £216 £251 £278
90th Percentile £273 £339 £332
UK median daily rate £220 £325 £320
% change year-on-year -32.31% +1.56% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
England median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89838 92421 99413
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.75% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 59916 60828 64292
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2650 3012 3838
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.85 £46.94 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%

Development Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Development Support Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Development Support Analyst in England

Development Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Development Support Analyst in England

Development Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Development Support Analyst in England

Development Support Analyst
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 Development Support Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 24 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
East Midlands - 8 £220 -
Midlands - 8 £220 -
London -8 2 £330 +37.50% 1
Development Support Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Development Support Analyst 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 Development Support Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 8 (80.00%) Unix
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 8 (80.00%) Retail
3 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
4 6 (60.00%) QMS
4 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (40.00%) .NET
5 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (40.00%) Publishing
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
6 2 (20.00%) HPUX
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (10.00%) Temenos
7 1 (10.00%) HP
7 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Adobe

Development Support Analyst 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:

Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (10.00%) Temenos Globus
2 1 (10.00%) Temenos T24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
1 8 (80.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) React
2 1 (10.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) Unix
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Analysis
2 6 (60.00%) QMS
2 6 (60.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Runbook
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) GraphQL
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe
2 1 (10.00%) Apigee
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Temenos