The median contractor rate for a Software Analyst was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 29 June 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.

Software Analyst
England / North East
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 119 71
Contract jobs requiring a Software Analyst 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.62% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.69% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £138 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -31.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £339 £350
% change year-on-year +18.08% -3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £12.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +120.00% -37.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 531 1443 797
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 94.15% 89.18% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 2518 1723
Median daily rate £350 £325 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £518 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year +1.01% +8.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 234 343
Median hourly rate £17.24 £28.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.42% +86.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.10 £36.00 £22.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings that featured Software Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in the North East

Software Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Software Analyst in the North East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Software Analyst in the North East