Period
to 22 July 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst Developer was £500 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 July 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.

Analyst Developer
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 684 572 521
Rank change year-on-year -112 -51 -66
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Developer 218 295 397
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.31% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.32% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 183 283
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - +4.29%
10th Percentile £325 £299 £281
90th Percentile £850 £638 £624
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 6
UK median hourly rate £27.75 £37.75 £33.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.49% +14.27% -15.83%
10th Percentile £15.38 £25.63 £20.13
90th Percentile £40.73 £46.98 £46.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +18.06% +60.00% -42.68%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 98,001 91,080 104,622
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 94.94% 95.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 64,208 59,037 68,093
UK median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £619 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,166 2,930 3,110
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.63% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.32
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £47.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +11.76%

Analyst Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst Developer over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst Developer over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Developer within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 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
England -106 207 £500 +12.99% 58
London -91 141 £550 +15.79% 26
UK excluding London -39 77 £400 +6.67% 34
South East -20 29 £400 +1.01% 7
North of England -30 14 £388 +3.26% 3
Midlands -4 13 £343 +9.60% 12
Scotland -40 8 £400 +8.47%
East Midlands +9 7 - - 8
North West -20 7 £325 -16.45% 1
South West +2 6 £400 - 4
West Midlands -26 6 £343 -3.18% 4
Yorkshire -26 5 £400 +25.00% 1
East of England +3 4 £500 +48.15% 6
Wales -9 3 - - 2
North East - 2 - - 1

Analyst Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, Analyst Developer 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 featuring Analyst Developer in the job title.

1 88 (40.37%) SQL
2 83 (38.07%) Finance
3 47 (21.56%) C#
4 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (20.64%) Oracle
6 42 (19.27%) SQL Server
7 40 (18.35%) Java
8 38 (17.43%) Front Office
9 37 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
10 36 (16.51%) ETL
10 36 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
12 33 (15.14%) Microsoft
13 31 (14.22%) C++
14 30 (13.76%) Banking
15 28 (12.84%) Python
16 27 (12.39%) Derivative
17 23 (10.55%) JavaScript
18 22 (10.09%) .NET
18 22 (10.09%) Data Modelling
18 22 (10.09%) Business Analysis
19 21 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
20 20 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
21 19 (8.72%) Power BI
22 18 (8.26%) Mathematics
23 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 17 (7.80%) Degree
23 17 (7.80%) Retail
23 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 16 (7.34%) Migration

Analyst Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 13 (5.96%) SAS
2 10 (4.59%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.38%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.38%) Commerce Server
4 3 (1.38%) Confluence
4 3 (1.38%) IIS
4 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
5 2 (0.92%) Hyperledger
5 2 (0.92%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.46%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.46%) Moodle
6 1 (0.46%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.46%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 20 (9.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (5.05%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (3.21%) Endur
2 5 (2.29%) BusinessWare
3 3 (1.38%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.38%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.92%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.92%) R3 Corda
4 2 (0.92%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.46%) BusinessWorks
5 1 (0.46%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.46%) IntelliMatch
5 1 (0.46%) Loan IQ
5 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.46%) Maximo
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.46%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 1 (0.46%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) GitHub
4 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.46%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) SMS
2 4 (1.83%) Internet
3 3 (1.38%) HTTP
3 3 (1.38%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 21 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (8.72%) Power BI
4 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (7.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (5.05%) Hadoop
5 11 (5.05%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 9 (4.13%) Big Data
6 9 (4.13%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.75%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (2.75%) Oracle Discoverer
7 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle OWB
8 5 (2.29%) QlikView
9 4 (1.83%) Data Mart
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (1.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (4.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.83%) JIRA
3 4 (1.83%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (1.38%) SpecFlow
5 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.92%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.46%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.46%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.46%) JUnit
6 1 (0.46%) RStudio
6 1 (0.46%) Selenium
6 1 (0.46%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.46%) Subversion
6 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 83 (38.07%) Finance
2 38 (17.43%) Front Office
3 30 (13.76%) Banking
4 17 (7.80%) Retail
5 10 (4.59%) Back Office
5 10 (4.59%) Financial Institution
6 9 (4.13%) General Ledger
7 5 (2.29%) Investment Banking
7 5 (2.29%) Legal
8 4 (1.83%) Marketing
8 4 (1.83%) Publishing
9 3 (1.38%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.92%) Billing
10 2 (0.92%) Law
10 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Electronics
11 1 (0.46%) Local Government
11 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.46%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.09%) .NET
2 15 (6.88%) HTML
3 13 (5.96%) Web Services
3 13 (5.96%) XML
4 12 (5.50%) CSS
5 10 (4.59%) Spring
6 9 (4.13%) AngularJS
7 8 (3.67%) Spring Boot
8 6 (2.75%) jQuery
9 5 (2.29%) ASP.NET
9 5 (2.29%) REST
10 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
10 4 (1.83%) Entity Framework
10 4 (1.83%) HTML5
10 4 (1.83%) J2EE
10 4 (1.83%) WCF
11 3 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (1.38%) CSS3
11 3 (1.38%) SAP PI
11 3 (1.38%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (16.51%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (12.39%) Derivative
3 13 (5.96%) Market Risk
4 12 (5.50%) Equities
4 12 (5.50%) Fixed Income
5 11 (5.05%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (4.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (4.13%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.75%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.29%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.83%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.83%) Swaptions
10 4 (1.83%) User Experience
11 3 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 3 (1.38%) IBM Mainframe
11 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.38%) NHS
12 2 (0.92%) Credit Derivative
12 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.92%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.50%) Unix
2 6 (2.75%) Linux
3 5 (2.29%) AIX
4 3 (1.38%) Windows
5 1 (0.46%) HPUX
5 1 (0.46%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (21.10%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (16.97%) Business Intelligence
3 36 (16.51%) ETL
4 34 (15.60%) Problem-Solving
5 22 (10.09%) Business Analysis
5 22 (10.09%) Data Modelling
6 18 (8.26%) Mathematics
7 16 (7.34%) Migration
7 16 (7.34%) OO
7 16 (7.34%) Quantitative Finance
8 14 (6.42%) Physics
8 14 (6.42%) Scrum
8 14 (6.42%) Workflow
9 13 (5.96%) Quantitative Analysis
10 12 (5.50%) Analytics
10 12 (5.50%) Asset Management
10 12 (5.50%) Data Management
10 12 (5.50%) Stochastic Modelling
10 12 (5.50%) Test Automation
10 12 (5.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 88 (40.37%) SQL
2 47 (21.56%) C#
3 40 (18.35%) Java
4 31 (14.22%) C++
5 28 (12.84%) Python
6 23 (10.55%) JavaScript
7 13 (5.96%) VBA
8 12 (5.50%) PL/SQL
9 6 (2.75%) R
10 5 (2.29%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.83%) ABAP
11 4 (1.83%) COBOL
11 4 (1.83%) PHP
11 4 (1.83%) Scala
12 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.38%) JCL
12 3 (1.38%) Perl
13 2 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Degree
2 14 (6.42%) PhD
3 4 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.46%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.46%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.46%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.59%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.21%) QA
3 3 (1.38%) MiFID
4 2 (0.92%) EMIR
4 2 (0.92%) GDPR
4 2 (0.92%) HL7
5 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.46%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.46%) GCP
System Software
1 8 (3.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.92%) HDFS
3 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.46%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) CSIRT
1 1 (0.46%) Kibana
1 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (20.64%) Oracle
2 33 (15.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (6.88%) SAP
3 15 (6.88%) Tableau
4 7 (3.21%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (2.29%) Ab Initio
5 5 (2.29%) IBM
5 5 (2.29%) Vitria
5 5 (2.29%) webMethods
6 4 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.38%) Cadence
7 3 (1.38%) Google
7 3 (1.38%) OpenLink
7 3 (1.38%) Remedy
7 3 (1.38%) Sybase
7 3 (1.38%) Teradata
8 2 (0.92%) Alteryx
8 2 (0.92%) Capita
8 2 (0.92%) Cognos
8 2 (0.92%) Sitecore