Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst Developer was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 597 483
Rank change year-on-year -22 -114 +7
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Developer 260 280 437
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.29% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.30% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 171 292
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £275
90th Percentile £644 £625 £636
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 17 2
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% +18.86% +48.31%
10th Percentile £24.00 £24.10 £41.63
90th Percentile £61.00 £52.17 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £52.00 £43.75
% change year-on-year -56.73% +18.86% +45.83%

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 95,087 92,090 101,917
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.77% 94.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,169 60,120 64,967
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £260 £254 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,779 3,236 3,857
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -2.81% +12.24%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.25 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% +9.09%

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 18 January 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 18 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Analyst Developer in the UK

Analyst Developer
Top 14 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 18 January 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 -7 249 £450 +5.88% 65
London -23 162 £475 +5.56% 33
UK excluding London -19 96 £400 +14.29% 39
South East -29 28 £400 +8.11% 11
North of England +27 17 £320 -8.57% 6
South West +16 16 £421 +68.50% 2
Midlands +2 13 £375 +16.28% 10
Yorkshire +12 12 £379 +26.25% 3
East of England -8 12 £363 -3.33% 3
West Midlands +14 10 £375 - 3
Scotland -8 10 £400 +14.29% 5
North East - 4 £314 - 1
East Midlands -5 3 - - 7
North West +4 1 £400 +14.29% 2

Analyst Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, Analyst Developer 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 featuring Analyst Developer in the job title.

1 145 (55.77%) SQL
2 86 (33.08%) SQL Server
3 73 (28.08%) Finance
4 61 (23.46%) Business Intelligence
5 56 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 52 (20.00%) ETL
7 51 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
8 49 (18.85%) .NET
9 47 (18.08%) Java
9 47 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
10 45 (17.31%) Microsoft
11 43 (16.54%) Banking
12 42 (16.15%) Microsoft Excel
13 39 (15.00%) C#
14 36 (13.85%) VBA
14 36 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (11.92%) Oracle
16 30 (11.54%) T-SQL
17 28 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 24 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 23 (8.85%) Visualisation
19 23 (8.85%) Analytics
20 22 (8.46%) Business Analysis
20 22 (8.46%) Data Modelling
21 21 (8.08%) PL/SQL
21 21 (8.08%) Data Quality
22 19 (7.31%) Selenium
23 18 (6.92%) Tableau
23 18 (6.92%) Python
23 18 (6.92%) BusinessObjects

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 14 (5.38%) SAS
2 5 (1.92%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.54%) Confluence
4 3 (1.15%) IIS
4 3 (1.15%) Tuxedo
5 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 42 (16.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.77%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.08%) Markit EDM
2 7 (2.69%) Temenos T24
3 4 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.77%) assyst
4 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.77%) IntelliMatch
4 2 (0.77%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.77%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.38%) Lawson
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.38%) SunGard GMI
5 1 (0.38%) Temenos Globus
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.15%) Boomi
3 2 (0.77%) npm
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.77%) PuTTY
1 2 (0.77%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (33.08%) SQL Server
2 56 (21.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 36 (13.85%) Data Warehouse
4 28 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 24 (9.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (6.92%) BusinessObjects
7 17 (6.54%) QlikView
8 15 (5.77%) Power BI
9 13 (5.00%) Relational Database
10 12 (4.62%) Big Data
10 12 (4.62%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
11 10 (3.85%) OLAP
11 10 (3.85%) Oracle Database
12 9 (3.46%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 9 (3.46%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (3.46%) Star Schema
13 8 (3.08%) Pentaho
13 8 (3.08%) SAP Data Services
13 8 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
14 7 (2.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (7.31%) Selenium
2 14 (5.38%) Cucumber
3 8 (3.08%) JIRA
4 5 (1.92%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.54%) SoapUI
5 4 (1.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (1.15%) Eclipse
6 3 (1.15%) HP UFT
6 3 (1.15%) LoadRunner
6 3 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
6 3 (1.15%) SpecFlow
6 3 (1.15%) TestNG
7 2 (0.77%) Ant
7 2 (0.77%) FitNesse
7 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.77%) Maven
7 2 (0.77%) ProC
7 2 (0.77%) Subversion
7 2 (0.77%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.77%) XMLSpy
General
1 73 (28.08%) Finance
2 43 (16.54%) Banking
3 15 (5.77%) Front Office
4 9 (3.46%) Retail
5 8 (3.08%) Legal
6 6 (2.31%) Marketing
7 5 (1.92%) Billing
8 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Advertising
9 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.15%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.15%) Local Government
9 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.77%) Back Office
10 2 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.77%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Electronics
11 1 (0.38%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.38%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (18.85%) .NET
2 13 (5.00%) MDX
3 12 (4.62%) HTML
3 12 (4.62%) XML
4 7 (2.69%) REST
4 7 (2.69%) Spring
4 7 (2.69%) Web Services
5 6 (2.31%) AngularJS
5 6 (2.31%) ASP.NET
5 6 (2.31%) CSS
6 5 (1.92%) JSON
6 5 (1.92%) React
6 5 (1.92%) WPF
7 4 (1.54%) .NET Core
7 4 (1.54%) SOAP
8 3 (1.15%) .NET Framework
8 3 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 3 (1.15%) JDBC
8 3 (1.15%) jQuery
8 3 (1.15%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 51 (19.62%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.77%) User Experience
3 13 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (4.62%) Data Structures
5 10 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.08%) Derivative
6 8 (3.08%) Reference Data
7 6 (2.31%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (1.92%) NHS
8 5 (1.92%) Reinsurance
9 4 (1.54%) Equities
9 4 (1.54%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.54%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.77%) Clustering
10 2 (0.77%) Market Risk
11 1 (0.38%) CMDB
11 1 (0.38%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.38%) Unix
2 11 (4.23%) Linux
3 5 (1.92%) Windows
4 2 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.77%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.38%) Android
5 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (23.46%) Business Intelligence
2 52 (20.00%) ETL
3 47 (18.08%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (8.85%) Analytics
4 23 (8.85%) Visualisation
5 22 (8.46%) Business Analysis
5 22 (8.46%) Data Modelling
6 18 (6.92%) Migration
7 17 (6.54%) Data Management
8 15 (5.77%) Data Analysis
9 14 (5.38%) SDLC
10 13 (5.00%) DevOps
10 13 (5.00%) ETL Development
10 13 (5.00%) Scrum
10 13 (5.00%) Test Scripting
11 10 (3.85%) CRM
11 10 (3.85%) Data Visualisation
11 10 (3.85%) Mathematics
11 10 (3.85%) Test Automation
12 9 (3.46%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 145 (55.77%) SQL
2 47 (18.08%) Java
3 39 (15.00%) C#
4 36 (13.85%) VBA
5 30 (11.54%) T-SQL
6 21 (8.08%) PL/SQL
7 18 (6.92%) Python
8 15 (5.77%) C++
9 13 (5.00%) JavaScript
10 6 (2.31%) VB.NET
11 5 (1.92%) C
11 5 (1.92%) Ruby
11 5 (1.92%) Shell Script
12 4 (1.54%) COBOL
13 3 (1.15%) F#
13 3 (1.15%) Scala
13 3 (1.15%) VB
14 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.77%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.77%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (3.08%) Degree
2 7 (2.69%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.15%) PhD
5 1 (0.38%) IBM Certification
5 1 (0.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.08%) Data Quality
2 6 (2.31%) MiFID
3 5 (1.92%) QA
4 3 (1.15%) EMIR
4 3 (1.15%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.77%) UCITS
6 1 (0.38%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.38%) GCP
6 1 (0.38%) GDPR
6 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.77%) vSphere
2 1 (0.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 45 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 31 (11.92%) Oracle
3 18 (6.92%) Tableau
4 15 (5.77%) SAP
5 13 (5.00%) Informatica
6 9 (3.46%) MicroStrategy
6 9 (3.46%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (2.69%) IBM
8 5 (1.92%) Cognos
8 5 (1.92%) Remedy
9 4 (1.54%) HP
10 3 (1.15%) Dell
10 3 (1.15%) Jaspersoft
10 3 (1.15%) Micro Focus
10 3 (1.15%) MuleSoft
10 3 (1.15%) SnapLogic
10 3 (1.15%) Teradata
10 3 (1.15%) TIBCO
10 3 (1.15%) webMethods
11 2 (0.77%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud