The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £431 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 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.

Developer Analyst
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 588 567
Rank change year-on-year +21 -21  
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 35 55 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.10% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.11% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 54
Median daily rate £431 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.81% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £295 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £561 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £346 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -13.43% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 44357 51050 53273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28704 33277 33414
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 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1368 1510 2064
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 £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.14
% change year-on-year +0.28% +8.11%  

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 23 June 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
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 23 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 +10 29 £500 +25.00% 14
London -6 17 £550 +37.50% 8
Scotland +40 5 £325 -27.77% 2
South East +12 5 £425 - 1
Glasgow - 4 £325 - 1
City of London -1 2 £469 -33.03% 2
Surrey - 2 £500 -
Yorkshire +23 1 £300 -20.00% 1
West Yorkshire +19 1 £300 -20.00% 1
North West +19 1 £373 +41.90%
West Midlands +15 1 - -
Edinburgh +14 1 - - 1
Leeds +12 1 £300 -27.84% 1
Hampshire +11 1 £350 - 1
Manchester +9 1 £373 +19.20%
South West +5 1 - - 2
Bristol -3 1 - - 1
East of England -13 1 £425 - 1
Essex -15 1 £425 -
South Wales - 1 £343 -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £343 -
East Midlands - 1 £185 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £250 -
Cardiff - 1 £343 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £185 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Brighton - 1 £250 -
Colchester - 1 £425 -

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 32 (37.65%) SQL
2 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 26 (30.59%) Finance
3 25 (29.41%) Banking
4 17 (20.00%) C#
5 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
6 15 (17.65%) C++
7 14 (16.47%) .NET
8 13 (15.29%) VBA
9 12 (14.12%) Front Office
9 12 (14.12%) TDD
9 12 (14.12%) JIRA
10 11 (12.94%) Mathematics
10 11 (12.94%) Monte Carlo Method
10 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (12.94%) Algorithms
11 10 (11.76%) Quantitative Finance
11 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
11 10 (11.76%) Oracle
11 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
12 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (10.59%) Investment Banking
12 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
13 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
13 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
13 8 (9.41%) Java
13 8 (9.41%) SAP
13 8 (9.41%) Python
13 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
14 7 (8.24%) HTML

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 8 (9.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) SAS
3 2 (2.35%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.18%) Gentran
4 1 (1.18%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (1.18%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (3.53%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP BPC
1 5 (5.88%) Temenos T24
2 2 (2.35%) Workday HCM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.18%) IntelliMatch
3 1 (1.18%) Primavera
3 1 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (2.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.18%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (1.18%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.18%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) Intranet
2 1 (1.18%) DNS
2 1 (1.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) Power BI
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.71%) DB2
5 3 (3.53%) QlikView
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.35%) Big Data
6 2 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.35%) MS Access
7 1 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.18%) Data Lake
7 1 (1.18%) Impala
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle Smart View
7 1 (1.18%) PowerCenter
7 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (14.12%) JIRA
2 5 (5.88%) Subversion
3 4 (4.71%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.35%) Selenium
5 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
General
1 26 (30.59%) Finance
2 25 (29.41%) Banking
3 12 (14.12%) Front Office
4 9 (10.59%) Investment Banking
5 7 (8.24%) Retail
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Automotive
7 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.47%) .NET
2 9 (10.59%) AngularJS
3 7 (8.24%) HTML
4 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
4 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (5.88%) jQuery
5 5 (5.88%) XML
6 4 (4.71%) CSS
7 3 (3.53%) HTML5
7 3 (3.53%) JSON
7 3 (3.53%) Kendo UI
7 3 (3.53%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (3.53%) LINQ
7 3 (3.53%) XSL
8 2 (2.35%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.35%) Node.js
8 2 (2.35%) OAuth
8 2 (2.35%) React
8 2 (2.35%) REST
8 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) Algorithms
2 7 (8.24%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.88%) CUDA
4 4 (4.71%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.53%) Equities
5 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.53%) Hedge funds
5 3 (3.53%) NHS
6 2 (2.35%) Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) AS400
7 1 (1.18%) Credit Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.18%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.18%) FMCG
7 1 (1.18%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.71%) Linux
1 4 (4.71%) Windows
2 1 (1.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.12%) TDD
2 11 (12.94%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (12.94%) Mathematics
2 11 (12.94%) Monte Carlo Method
3 10 (11.76%) Quantitative Finance
4 9 (10.59%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (9.41%) Risk Management
5 8 (9.41%) Unit Testing
6 7 (8.24%) MVC
7 6 (7.06%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.88%) Analytics
8 5 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
9 4 (4.71%) Data Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
10 3 (3.53%) Asset Management
10 3 (3.53%) Data Validation
10 3 (3.53%) Fund Accounting
10 3 (3.53%) Fund Management
10 3 (3.53%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (37.65%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) C#
3 15 (17.65%) C++
4 13 (15.29%) VBA
5 10 (11.76%) JavaScript
6 8 (9.41%) Java
6 8 (9.41%) Python
7 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.53%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 2 (2.35%) R
10 1 (1.18%) C
10 1 (1.18%) PHP
10 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.18%) RPG
10 1 (1.18%) RPG IV
10 1 (1.18%) Scala
10 1 (1.18%) Tcl
10 1 (1.18%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.18%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (8.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (3.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.53%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.35%) PhD
4 1 (1.18%) AAT
4 1 (1.18%) ACCA
4 1 (1.18%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) QA
2 2 (2.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.18%) MiFID
Vendors
1 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle
2 8 (9.41%) SAP
3 4 (4.71%) Sybase
4 2 (2.35%) Tableau
4 2 (2.35%) Temenos
4 2 (2.35%) Workday
5 1 (1.18%) Adobe
5 1 (1.18%) CA
5 1 (1.18%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.18%) Google
5 1 (1.18%) Hyperion
5 1 (1.18%) IBM
5 1 (1.18%) IBM Sterling
5 1 (1.18%) Informatica
5 1 (1.18%) Murex
5 1 (1.18%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (1.18%) Progress
5 1 (1.18%) Remedy
5 1 (1.18%) Sun
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