The median contractor rate for an Analyst Programmer was £475 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 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.

Analyst Programmer
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 591 584 532
Rank change year-on-year -7 -52  
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 24 61 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 38 74
Median daily rate £475 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.70% -2.85%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +43.93% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £30.60 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 44408 51163 53304
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28718 33369 33474
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £572
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year - +7.38%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1380 1506 2056
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.57 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Analyst Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Analyst Programmer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Analyst Programmer in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Analyst Programmer in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Analyst Programmer in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Analyst Programmer in the UK

Analyst Programmer
Top 27 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst Programmer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England 0 13 £450 +32.35% 13
London -5 6 £450 +12.50% 6
Scotland +38 5 £475 +65.21% 2
Stirling - 4 £475 -
City of London +3 3 £450 - 2
Northern Ireland - 3 - -
Belfast - 3 - -
County Antrim - 3 - -
South East +17 2 £475 +50.79%
Tyne and Wear +75 1 - -
North East +67 1 - -
Yorkshire +26 1 £300 +4.34% 2
West Midlands +25 1 £300 -7.69% 3
West Yorkshire +22 1 £300 +4.34%
South West +12 1 £475 +40.74% 1
Sunderland +5 1 - -
Surrey +5 1 £475 +58.33%
East Midlands -11 1 £325 -27.77%
East of England -16 1 £325 -4.41% 1
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £325 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £475 -
Leeds - 1 £300 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 £300 - 1

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, Analyst Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 26 (44.83%) Finance
3 19 (32.76%) C#
4 17 (29.31%) Java
4 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
5 15 (25.86%) RPG
6 12 (20.69%) Banking
6 12 (20.69%) Degree
7 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (18.97%) RPG IV
7 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (18.97%) Unix
7 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
8 10 (17.24%) Oracle
8 10 (17.24%) Scrum
9 9 (15.52%) .NET
9 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
9 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (13.79%) Sybase
10 8 (13.79%) AS400
10 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (12.07%) SAP
11 7 (12.07%) Windows
11 7 (12.07%) C
11 7 (12.07%) Python
11 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (12.07%) ETL
11 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (12.07%) Analytics
12 6 (10.34%) Investment Management

Analyst Programmer 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 4 (6.90%) SAS
1 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.72%) Liferay
2 1 (1.72%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (6.90%) SPSS
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (29.31%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (12.07%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) Big Data
4 4 (6.90%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (6.90%) Hadoop
4 4 (6.90%) QlikView
5 3 (5.17%) DB2
5 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (5.17%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.72%) Adabas
7 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) Hudson
3 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 2 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.72%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.72%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.72%) NUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.72%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (44.83%) Finance
2 12 (20.69%) Banking
3 6 (10.34%) Front Office
3 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
4 4 (6.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) .NET
2 5 (8.62%) CSS
2 5 (8.62%) HTML
2 5 (8.62%) Middleware
2 5 (8.62%) Web Services
2 5 (8.62%) WPF
3 4 (6.90%) Hibernate
3 4 (6.90%) NHibernate
3 4 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (6.90%) XML
4 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (3.45%) J2EE
5 2 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.72%) Ajax
6 1 (1.72%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.72%) jQuery
6 1 (1.72%) LINQ
6 1 (1.72%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.79%) AS400
3 4 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.17%) Derivative
4 3 (5.17%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (5.17%) Exotic Derivative
4 3 (5.17%) Fixed Income
4 3 (5.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (5.17%) iSeries
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.72%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Unix
2 7 (12.07%) Windows
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.24%) Scrum
3 9 (15.52%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (15.52%) Mathematics
4 7 (12.07%) Analytics
4 7 (12.07%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.07%) ETL
5 6 (10.34%) Investment Management
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
6 5 (8.62%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.62%) SDLC
7 4 (6.90%) Dashboard Development
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analysis
7 4 (6.90%) Data Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Data Transformation
7 4 (6.90%) ITSM
7 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Office Automation
7 4 (6.90%) MVC
7 4 (6.90%) Office Automation
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (56.90%) SQL
2 19 (32.76%) C#
3 17 (29.31%) Java
4 15 (25.86%) RPG
5 11 (18.97%) RPG IV
5 11 (18.97%) Shell Script
6 7 (12.07%) C
6 7 (12.07%) Python
7 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 5 (8.62%) VB
7 5 (8.62%) VBA
8 4 (6.90%) C++
8 4 (6.90%) COBOL
8 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.90%) R
8 4 (6.90%) Ruby
9 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.72%) NATURAL
10 1 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) CFA
2 3 (5.17%) MBA
2 3 (5.17%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (3.45%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (1.72%) EMIR
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 15022
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 20022
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Oracle
2 8 (13.79%) Sybase
3 7 (12.07%) SAP
4 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.34%) webMethods
5 4 (6.90%) Informatica
5 4 (6.90%) Infragistics
6 3 (5.17%) Ab Initio
6 3 (5.17%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.17%) Teradata
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (1.72%) Blue Prism
8 1 (1.72%) HP
8 1 (1.72%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.72%) JDA
8 1 (1.72%) Progress
8 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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