Period
to 19 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 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.

Developer Analyst
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 725 765
Rank change year-on-year -84 +40 -74
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 60 105 131
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.063% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 69 96
UK median daily rate £450 £396 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -1.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £305 £293 £288
90th Percentile £658 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £52.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.69% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £44.75 -
% change year-on-year -49.72% - -

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 95,460 89,566 102,600
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.78% 94.76% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 63,406 58,384 65,671
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 £382
% change year-on-year - +4.71% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,830 3,195 3,744
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 £10.99 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +12.12%

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 19 February 2018.

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 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Developer Analyst in the UK

Developer Analyst
Top 11 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 19 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 -48 59 £450 +12.15% 16
London -59 33 £475 +5.56% 9
UK excluding London -23 27 £394 +12.50% 10
South East -12 14 £400 +7.24% 1
North of England +24 4 £450 +38.46% 2
South West +15 4 £359 -
Yorkshire -4 4 £450 +50.00% 1
Midlands -5 4 £355 -5.33% 3
West Midlands +7 3 £355 -5.33% 2
East Midlands -3 1 - - 1
Scotland -24 1 - - 2

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Developer Analyst 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 Developer Analyst in the job title.

1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (23.33%) Finance
4 10 (16.67%) C#
5 9 (15.00%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
5 9 (15.00%) Oracle
6 8 (13.33%) Python
6 8 (13.33%) Banking
6 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (13.33%) SDLC
7 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (11.67%) ETL
7 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.67%) Unix
8 6 (10.00%) .NET
8 6 (10.00%) C++
8 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (8.33%) WPF
9 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (8.33%) HTML
9 5 (8.33%) Analytics
10 4 (6.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL

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 3 (5.00%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.67%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.67%) HTTP
1 1 (1.67%) Internet
1 1 (1.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (3.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (3.33%) OLTP
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.33%) Power BI
6 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.67%) Big Data
7 1 (1.67%) BODI
7 1 (1.67%) Endeca
7 1 (1.67%) MarkLogic
7 1 (1.67%) QlikView
7 1 (1.67%) Spotfire
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.67%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.67%) JUnit
2 1 (1.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.67%) Maven
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.67%) Subversion
2 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 8 (13.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Billing
3 4 (6.67%) Front Office
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (3.33%) Advertising
4 2 (3.33%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.33%) Publishing
4 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.67%) Back Office
5 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.67%) Marketing
5 1 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (8.33%) HTML
2 5 (8.33%) WPF
3 3 (5.00%) Spring
3 3 (5.00%) XML
4 2 (3.33%) CSS
4 2 (3.33%) HTML5
4 2 (3.33%) J2EE
4 2 (3.33%) REST
4 2 (3.33%) XSLT
5 1 (1.67%) Ajax
5 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.67%) CSS3
5 1 (1.67%) DOM
5 1 (1.67%) JSP
5 1 (1.67%) SOAP
5 1 (1.67%) WCF
5 1 (1.67%) Web Services
5 1 (1.67%) WSH
5 1 (1.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (5.00%) Derivative
3 3 (5.00%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Clustering
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) Equities
4 1 (1.67%) Fintech
4 1 (1.67%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.67%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Android
3 1 (1.67%) HPUX
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.33%) SDLC
2 7 (11.67%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (11.67%) ETL
3 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (8.33%) Analytics
4 5 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (6.67%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
6 3 (5.00%) Migration
6 3 (5.00%) Quantitative Research
6 3 (5.00%) Robotic Process Automation
6 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Validation
7 2 (3.33%) Project Management
7 2 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) C#
3 9 (15.00%) Java
3 9 (15.00%) T-SQL
4 8 (13.33%) Python
5 6 (10.00%) C++
6 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 4 (6.67%) VBA
7 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) COBOL
8 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.67%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) R
8 1 (1.67%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.67%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) VBScript
8 1 (1.67%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
1 2 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.33%) EMIR
2 2 (3.33%) MiFID
3 1 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Oracle
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.00%) Tableau
5 2 (3.33%) HP
6 1 (1.67%) EMC
6 1 (1.67%) IFS
6 1 (1.67%) Informatica
6 1 (1.67%) Netezza
6 1 (1.67%) Reuters
6 1 (1.67%) SAP
6 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.67%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) Teradata
6 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.67%) webMethods