Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 November 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.

Developer Analyst
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 804 784 731
Rank change year-on-year -20 -53 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 83 107 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.080% 0.10% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.11% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 71 125
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £317 £300 £289
90th Percentile £575 £559 £533
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +1.67% - +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.87% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £52.00 -
% change year-on-year -56.73% - -

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 97742 99747 107875
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.80% 94.76% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64508 65028 68632
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3319 4120
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Developer Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
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 Developer Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 -1 78 £425 +0.59% 10
London -17 45 £450 - 5
UK excluding London +18 37 £381 +1.67% 5
South East +10 14 £400 -15.57% 2
North of England +46 6 £450 +50.00% 1
East of England -19 6 £351 -9.42% 1
Yorkshire +11 5 £450 +50.00%
Scotland -1 5 £375 +7.14%
Midlands +21 3 £185 -52.41% 1
South West -6 3 £460 +22.67%
East Midlands -9 2 £185 -54.04%
West Midlands +31 1 - - 1
North West +17 1 £373 +19.20% 1

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 38 (45.78%) SQL
2 28 (33.73%) SQL Server
3 21 (25.30%) Finance
4 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (21.69%) Banking
5 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 17 (20.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (20.48%) C#
7 16 (19.28%) ETL
7 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (18.07%) T-SQL
8 15 (18.07%) .NET
9 12 (14.46%) C++
10 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 11 (13.25%) Java
11 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
11 10 (12.05%) Python
11 10 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 10 (12.05%) Front Office
11 10 (12.05%) Power BI
12 9 (10.84%) SDLC
12 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
12 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
12 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
13 8 (9.64%) Oracle
13 8 (9.64%) Linux
13 8 (9.64%) Investment Banking
13 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
14 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (8.43%) Analytics

Developer Analyst 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 2 (2.41%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.20%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.20%) SAS
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (7.23%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.20%) IntelliMatch
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (1.20%) GitHub
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (33.73%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (20.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (13.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (12.05%) Power BI
6 9 (10.84%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (9.64%) Relational Database
8 7 (8.43%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (7.23%) Big Data
9 6 (7.23%) OLAP
10 4 (4.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 4 (4.82%) RDBMS
11 3 (3.61%) Data Lake
11 3 (3.61%) Hadoop
11 3 (3.61%) OLAP Cube
11 3 (3.61%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (2.41%) Amazon Redshift
12 2 (2.41%) OLTP
12 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.61%) Selenium
3 2 (2.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.20%) Appium
4 1 (1.20%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.20%) ERwin
4 1 (1.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.20%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.20%) Maven
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (1.20%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.20%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 18 (21.69%) Banking
3 10 (12.05%) Front Office
4 8 (9.64%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Billing
6 3 (3.61%) Retail
7 2 (2.41%) Advertising
7 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.41%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.20%) Legal
8 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) XML
3 5 (6.02%) CSS
3 5 (6.02%) HTML
4 3 (3.61%) JDBC
4 3 (3.61%) JSON
4 3 (3.61%) ODBC
4 3 (3.61%) REST
4 3 (3.61%) WPF
4 3 (3.61%) XSLT
5 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) React
5 2 (2.41%) SOAP
5 2 (2.41%) Spring
5 2 (2.41%) WCF
5 2 (2.41%) Web Services
6 1 (1.20%) J2EE
6 1 (1.20%) XHTML
6 1 (1.20%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (8.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.61%) Derivative
3 3 (3.61%) Equities
3 3 (3.61%) Fixed Income
4 2 (2.41%) Clustering
4 2 (2.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.20%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.20%) AS400
5 1 (1.20%) CMDB
5 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) OTC Derivatives
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.64%) Linux
2 6 (7.23%) Unix
3 4 (4.82%) Windows
4 2 (2.41%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.20%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (19.28%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.28%) ETL
3 9 (10.84%) Data Modelling
3 9 (10.84%) SDLC
4 7 (8.43%) Analytics
4 7 (8.43%) Automated Trading
4 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
5 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (6.02%) Data Analysis
7 4 (4.82%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 4 (4.82%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.82%) Investment Management
7 4 (4.82%) Scrum
7 4 (4.82%) Workflow
8 3 (3.61%) DevOps
8 3 (3.61%) Kimball Methodology
8 3 (3.61%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (3.61%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.61%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.78%) SQL
2 17 (20.48%) C#
3 15 (18.07%) T-SQL
4 12 (14.46%) C++
5 11 (13.25%) Java
6 10 (12.05%) Python
7 7 (8.43%) VBA
8 6 (7.23%) JavaScript
9 4 (4.82%) C
9 4 (4.82%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.61%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 3 (3.61%) VB
11 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.41%) R
11 2 (2.41%) Scala
12 1 (1.20%) RPG
12 1 (1.20%) RPG IV
12 1 (1.20%) Ruby
12 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (1.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (3.61%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.20%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.61%) MiFID
3 1 (1.20%) EMIR
3 1 (1.20%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (12.05%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 4 (4.82%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (4.82%) SAP
4 3 (3.61%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (3.61%) Tableau
5 2 (2.41%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) Informatica
5 2 (2.41%) Symantec
5 2 (2.41%) Teradata
6 1 (1.20%) CA
6 1 (1.20%) Calypso
6 1 (1.20%) Cognos
6 1 (1.20%) Google
6 1 (1.20%) IBM
6 1 (1.20%) Netezza
6 1 (1.20%) Progress
6 1 (1.20%) Reuters
6 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.20%) webMethods