The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £373 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer Analyst
UK
Rank 546 597 547
Rank change year-on-year +51 -50  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 50 45 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.085% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.089% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 40
Median daily rate £373 £410 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.02% -0.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £290 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £734 £565 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £356 £375
% change year-on-year +11.15% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £44.75 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 - £22.50

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 42950 50452 49894
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.82% 95.19% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 27813 32635 30138
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1510 1582 1977
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Developer Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer Analyst over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Developer Analyst over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +36 46 £350 -16.16% 8
London +33 26 £350 -22.22% 2
South East +30 12 £396 +37.73% 1
Buckinghamshire -1 6 £350 -
City of London +4 5 £300 -33.33%
Milton Keynes -3 3 £350 -
Reading - 3 £396 - 1
Berkshire - 3 £396 - 1
North West +29 2 £303 -19.92% 1
East Midlands - 2 £319 -
Yorkshire +9 1 £325 -16.82%
Manchester +9 1 £425 +39.34%
West Midlands +6 1 - -
East Sussex +5 1 £475 +31.03%
Bristol +3 1 £425 - 1
Brighton +1 1 £475 +31.03%
West Sussex -1 1 - -
South West -4 1 £425 -8.60% 4
East of England -4 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Channel Islands - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Jersey - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £180 -
Nottingham - 1 £288 -
Leicestershire - 1 £350 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £288 -
Lancashire - 1 £180 -

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Developer Analyst 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 Developer Analyst in the job title.

1 47 (47.00%) SQL
2 32 (32.00%) Finance
3 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 23 (23.00%) Banking
5 18 (18.00%) VBA
6 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
7 15 (15.00%) C#
8 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (13.00%) C++
9 13 (13.00%) Java
10 12 (12.00%) .NET
11 10 (10.00%) TDD
11 10 (10.00%) Python
11 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 10 (10.00%) JIRA
11 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
12 9 (9.00%) Degree
12 9 (9.00%) Mathematics
12 9 (9.00%) Monte Carlo Method
12 9 (9.00%) Tableau
12 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
12 9 (9.00%) Analytics
12 9 (9.00%) Algorithms
13 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (8.00%) Quantitative Finance
13 8 (8.00%) Front Office
13 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.00%) Visualisation
13 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 5 (5.00%) IIS
2 4 (4.00%) SAS
3 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.00%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.00%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (1.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.00%) MS Office
2 3 (3.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (5.00%) SAP BPC
1 5 (5.00%) Temenos T24
1 5 (5.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) GitHub
2 1 (1.00%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.00%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Intranet
2 2 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) HTTP
3 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (7.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (6.00%) QlikView
4 6 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.00%) DB2
6 3 (3.00%) MS Access
7 2 (2.00%) Big Data
7 2 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
7 2 (2.00%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.00%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.00%) Data Lake
8 1 (1.00%) Impala
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Smart View
8 1 (1.00%) Pentaho
8 1 (1.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (3.00%) Subversion
3 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (2.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.00%) GitLab
4 1 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.00%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (32.00%) Finance
2 23 (23.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Front Office
4 7 (7.00%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.00%) Retail
5 1 (1.00%) Advertising
5 1 (1.00%) Automotive
5 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.00%) .NET
2 7 (7.00%) XML
3 6 (6.00%) jQuery
4 5 (5.00%) Ajax
4 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (5.00%) JSON
5 4 (4.00%) HTML
6 3 (3.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (3.00%) CSS
6 3 (3.00%) Web Services
6 3 (3.00%) WSDL
6 3 (3.00%) XML Messaging
6 3 (3.00%) XSL
6 3 (3.00%) XSLT
7 2 (2.00%) D3.js
7 2 (2.00%) SOAP
8 1 (1.00%) MDX
8 1 (1.00%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Algorithms
2 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.00%) NHS
4 4 (4.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.00%) CUDA
6 2 (2.00%) Equities
6 2 (2.00%) Fixed Income
6 2 (2.00%) Hedge funds
6 2 (2.00%) Replication
7 1 (1.00%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.00%) DataPower
7 1 (1.00%) Derivative
7 1 (1.00%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.00%) FMCG
7 1 (1.00%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.00%) Windows
2 4 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) TDD
1 10 (10.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (9.00%) Analytics
2 9 (9.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (9.00%) Monte Carlo Method
3 8 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (8.00%) Data Analysis
3 8 (8.00%) Quantitative Finance
3 8 (8.00%) Visualisation
4 7 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (6.00%) Data Visualisation
5 6 (6.00%) MVC
5 6 (6.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (5.00%) Data Encryption
6 5 (5.00%) ETL
6 5 (5.00%) Migration
7 4 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (47.00%) SQL
2 18 (18.00%) VBA
3 17 (17.00%) T-SQL
4 15 (15.00%) C#
5 13 (13.00%) C++
5 13 (13.00%) Java
6 10 (10.00%) Python
7 8 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.00%) R
9 3 (3.00%) VB
10 2 (2.00%) Apex Code
10 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.00%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.00%) VBScript
11 1 (1.00%) Ruby
11 1 (1.00%) Scala
11 1 (1.00%) Tcl
11 1 (1.00%) VB6
11 1 (1.00%) VC++
Qualifications
1 9 (9.00%) Degree
2 3 (3.00%) BC Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.00%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.00%) PhD
4 1 (1.00%) AAT
4 1 (1.00%) ACCA
4 1 (1.00%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) QA
2 2 (2.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.00%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 14 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.00%) Tableau
3 7 (7.00%) Oracle
4 6 (6.00%) SAP
5 5 (5.00%) ServiceNow
5 5 (5.00%) Workday
6 2 (2.00%) Cognos
6 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.00%) Temenos
7 1 (1.00%) Adobe
7 1 (1.00%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.00%) Google
7 1 (1.00%) HP
7 1 (1.00%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.00%) IBM
7 1 (1.00%) Informatica
7 1 (1.00%) MapR
7 1 (1.00%) Sun
7 1 (1.00%) Sybase
7 1 (1.00%) Teradata