Period
to 24 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £394 per day in advertised job vacancies in the UK excluding London during the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

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.

Developer Analyst
UK > UK excluding London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 603 588 591
Rank change year-on-year -15 +3 -54
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 27 58 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.052% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 55
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £279
90th Percentile £475 £471 £475
UK median daily rate £450 £396 £400
% change year-on-year +13.64% -1.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £44.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.72% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 -
% change year-on-year -32.69% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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
UK excluding London
Contract vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 49,350 49,588 58,131
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 94.82% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,337 30,505 34,861
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
10th Percentile £225 £215 £225
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,150 2,615 2,965
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.11% +10.61%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.50 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.85 £47.15 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%

Developer Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Developer Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London

Developer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London

Developer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the UK excluding London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London

Developer Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the UK excluding London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer Analyst in the UK excluding London

Developer Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Developer Analyst within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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
South East -15 14 £400 +1.01% 1
South West +18 4 £359 -15.59% 3
North of England +11 4 £450 +44.00% 2
Midlands +7 4 £355 -5.33% 3
Yorkshire -2 4 £450 +50.00% 1
West Midlands +5 3 £355 -5.33% 2
East Midlands -2 1 - - 1
Scotland -13 1 - - 4
Developer Analyst
UK

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, Developer Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Developer Analyst in the job title.

1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) Java
5 4 (14.81%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
5 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Billing
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Banking
6 3 (11.11%) WPF
6 3 (11.11%) ETL
6 3 (11.11%) SAS
6 3 (11.11%) Unix
6 3 (11.11%) HTML
6 3 (11.11%) VBA
7 2 (7.41%) Robotic Process Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Power BI
7 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
7 2 (7.41%) .NET
7 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the UK excluding London 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 3 (11.11%) SAS
2 2 (7.41%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.41%) Power BI
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) BODI
3 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) DTS
3 1 (3.70%) MarkLogic
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) JUnit
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (18.52%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Billing
3 3 (11.11%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Publishing
4 2 (7.41%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) WPF
2 2 (7.41%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) HTML5
3 1 (3.70%) JSP
3 1 (3.70%) React
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) HPUX
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
1 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
1 4 (14.81%) SDLC
2 3 (11.11%) ETL
3 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Robotic Process Automation
3 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
3 2 (7.41%) Validation
4 1 (3.70%) Data Management
4 1 (3.70%) Data Security
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) Migration
4 1 (3.70%) Regression Testing
4 1 (3.70%) Scrum
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) VBA
5 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.41%) Python
6 1 (3.70%) COBOL
6 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.70%) PROC SQL
6 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.70%) VB
6 1 (3.70%) VBScript
6 1 (3.70%) XQuery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) QA
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.70%) EMC
3 1 (3.70%) HP
3 1 (3.70%) IFS
3 1 (3.70%) Netezza
3 1 (3.70%) Teradata
3 1 (3.70%) webMethods