Period
to 20 February 2018

The median contractor rate for an Analyst Programmer was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 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.

Analyst Programmer
UK
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 804 784 746
Rank change year-on-year -20 -38 -116
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst Programmer 65 59 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.064% 0.062% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.065% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 41 96
UK median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £291 £275 £279
90th Percentile £518 £463 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £370
% change year-on-year +10.71% -5.41% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 96,244 90,304 101,790
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,934 58,869 65,148
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £253 £250
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,859 3,223 3,703
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% -5.26% +15.15%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.02 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.43%

Analyst Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 20 February 2018.

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 13 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 6 months to 20 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
England -36 60 £425 +13.33% 16
UK excluding London -6 43 £388 +10.71% 14
London -25 20 £450 +12.50% 3
South East -13 14 £425 +13.33% 4
North of England +27 10 £375 +6.38% 7
Midlands +8 8 £338 -7.22%
South West +16 6 £288 -5.74%
East Midlands +6 5 - -
North West +2 4 £450 +26.76% 2
West Midlands +9 3 £338 +3.85%
Scotland -17 3 £438 +11.11% 1
Yorkshire -2 2 £388 +29.17% 4
East of England -11 2 - - 2

Analyst Programmer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, Analyst Programmer 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 Programmer in the job title.

1 37 (56.92%) SQL
2 29 (44.62%) Finance
3 19 (29.23%) Oracle
4 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 12 (18.46%) C#
7 11 (16.92%) RPG
8 10 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
8 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (13.85%) Banking
10 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.31%) Workflow
10 8 (12.31%) Migration
10 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
10 8 (12.31%) HTML
10 8 (12.31%) Java
10 8 (12.31%) SAP
10 8 (12.31%) SDLC
11 7 (10.77%) Defect Management
11 7 (10.77%) Sonata
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle BPM
11 7 (10.77%) Unix
11 7 (10.77%) Web Services
11 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
11 7 (10.77%) ProC
11 7 (10.77%) Project Management
11 7 (10.77%) SLA
11 7 (10.77%) Oracle Workflow
11 7 (10.77%) Change Management
11 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 7 (10.77%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (6.15%) IIS
3 3 (4.62%) Confluence
4 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.54%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Oracle BPM
1 7 (10.77%) Sonata
2 4 (6.15%) SAP HCM
3 1 (1.54%) Aareon QL
3 1 (1.54%) Academy Housing
3 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.54%) INSURE/90
3 1 (1.54%) Kypera Housing
3 1 (1.54%) MIS ActiveH
3 1 (1.54%) Northgate Housing
3 1 (1.54%) OPENHousing
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.54%) Orchard Housing
3 1 (1.54%) SunGard GMI
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.54%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
5 4 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.15%) DB2
6 2 (3.08%) Blockchain
6 2 (3.08%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (3.08%) MySQL
6 2 (3.08%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.08%) SQLPlus
7 1 (1.54%) Adabas
7 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.54%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) ProC
2 5 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Toad
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (44.62%) Finance
2 9 (13.85%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Financial Institution
3 5 (7.69%) Front Office
4 2 (3.08%) Back Office
4 2 (3.08%) Legal
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.54%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) HTML
2 7 (10.77%) Web Services
3 5 (7.69%) .NET
4 3 (4.62%) .NET Core
5 2 (3.08%) Spring
6 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) HTML5
6 1 (1.54%) J2EE
6 1 (1.54%) JMS
6 1 (1.54%) JSP
6 1 (1.54%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.54%) Visualforce
6 1 (1.54%) WinForms
6 1 (1.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) AS400
3 3 (4.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.62%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.08%) Equities
4 2 (3.08%) Fixed Income
4 2 (3.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.54%) Derivative
5 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Unix
2 5 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (12.31%) Data Analysis
3 8 (12.31%) Migration
3 8 (12.31%) SDLC
3 8 (12.31%) Workflow
4 7 (10.77%) Change Management
4 7 (10.77%) Defect Management
4 7 (10.77%) Project Management
5 6 (9.23%) Scrum
6 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Web Development
7 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.15%) ETL
8 3 (4.62%) MVC
8 3 (4.62%) SOA
8 3 (4.62%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.62%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (56.92%) SQL
2 12 (18.46%) C#
3 11 (16.92%) RPG
4 8 (12.31%) Java
4 8 (12.31%) PL/SQL
5 7 (10.77%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.69%) Python
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.15%) RPG IV
8 2 (3.08%) COBOL
8 2 (3.08%) Delphi
8 2 (3.08%) PHP
8 2 (3.08%) Ruby
8 2 (3.08%) Uniface
8 2 (3.08%) VBA
9 1 (1.54%) Apex Code
9 1 (1.54%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) R
9 1 (1.54%) RPG III
9 1 (1.54%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.77%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) MiFID
3 3 (4.62%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (3.08%) EMIR
4 2 (3.08%) PCI DSS
5 1 (1.54%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Oracle
2 8 (12.31%) SAP
3 6 (9.23%) IBM
4 4 (6.15%) Cognos
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.08%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.08%) Sybase
6 1 (1.54%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.54%) Capita
6 1 (1.54%) Civica
6 1 (1.54%) CQG
6 1 (1.54%) FactSet
6 1 (1.54%) Fidessa
6 1 (1.54%) HP
6 1 (1.54%) Northgate
6 1 (1.54%) Orchard
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.54%) SunGard
6 1 (1.54%) Tableau