Period
to 21 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Developer Analyst was £409 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 May 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 733 798
Rank change year-on-year -90 +65 -90
Contract jobs requiring a Developer Analyst 62 85 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.062% 0.094% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.099% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 66 68
UK median daily rate £409 £396 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -6.82% +13.33%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £288
90th Percentile £588 £750 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £364
% change year-on-year +7.14% -3.78% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £32.25 -

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 95,495 85,506 100,399
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.87% 94.91% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62,722 55,490 65,035
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £252
90th Percentile £631 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3,000 2,914 3,144
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% -6.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year -2.78% -7.69% +17.08%

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 21 May 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 21 May 2018.

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 21 May 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 -73 56 £409 +3.22% 19
UK excluding London -38 32 £375 +7.14% 12
London -86 30 £440 -14.15% 7
Midlands 0 9 £365 +4.29% 3
South East -40 7 £375 +0.54% 5
South West +11 6 £300 -29.41% 2
East Midlands 0 5 - - 3
West Midlands -19 4 £365 -
North of England -19 4 £413 +26.92%
Yorkshire -12 3 £413 +32.00%
Scotland -42 3 £388 +19.69%
Wales - 3 - -
North West -20 1 - -

Developer Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 16 (25.81%) Finance
3 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
4 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
5 11 (17.74%) Oracle
5 11 (17.74%) Java
6 10 (16.13%) ETL
6 10 (16.13%) Python
7 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
8 8 (12.90%) C#
8 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (11.29%) OO
9 7 (11.29%) HTML
9 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
10 6 (9.68%) Banking
10 6 (9.68%) Retail
10 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (9.68%) Use Case
10 6 (9.68%) SAP
10 6 (9.68%) Unix
10 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
10 6 (9.68%) Power BI
11 5 (8.06%) SDLC
11 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
11 5 (8.06%) SAS
11 5 (8.06%) Web Services
11 5 (8.06%) CSS

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 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) SAS
3 3 (4.84%) Commerce Server
3 3 (4.84%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.23%) Apache Spark
4 2 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.61%) Apache
5 1 (1.61%) OpenEdge
5 1 (1.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (11.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.61%) Maximo
1 1 (1.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (9.68%) Power BI
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.45%) Data Mart
4 4 (6.45%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (4.84%) Big Data
5 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.84%) Hadoop
5 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
6 2 (3.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (1.61%) Endeca
7 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.61%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (1.61%) QlikView
7 1 (1.61%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.61%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (1.61%) RStudio
3 1 (1.61%) Subversion
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Banking
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 4 (6.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.23%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Billing
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.29%) HTML
2 5 (8.06%) CSS
2 5 (8.06%) Web Services
3 4 (6.45%) J2EE
3 4 (6.45%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) .NET
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.84%) CSS3
4 3 (4.84%) DOM
4 3 (4.84%) HTML5
4 3 (4.84%) IDoc
4 3 (4.84%) SAP PI
4 3 (4.84%) SAP XI
5 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (3.23%) jQuery
5 2 (3.23%) Kafka
5 2 (3.23%) REST
5 2 (3.23%) Spring
5 2 (3.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.84%) Derivative
3 3 (4.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (4.84%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.23%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.61%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.68%) Unix
2 1 (1.61%) HPUX
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
2 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (16.13%) ETL
2 8 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (11.29%) OO
4 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.68%) Use Case
5 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
5 5 (8.06%) MVC
5 5 (8.06%) SDLC
5 5 (8.06%) Validation
6 4 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.45%) Analytics
6 4 (6.45%) B2B
6 4 (6.45%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.84%) B2C
7 3 (4.84%) ERD
7 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (43.55%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Java
3 10 (16.13%) Python
4 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
5 8 (12.90%) C#
6 5 (8.06%) VBA
7 4 (6.45%) C++
8 3 (4.84%) ABAP
8 3 (4.84%) COBOL
8 3 (4.84%) Scala
9 2 (3.23%) Java 8
9 2 (3.23%) JCL
9 2 (3.23%) Perl
9 2 (3.23%) PL/SQL
9 2 (3.23%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.61%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.61%) PROC SQL
10 1 (1.61%) R
10 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (3.23%) PhD
4 1 (1.61%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.61%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.61%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.23%) GDPR
3 1 (1.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.61%) EMIR
3 1 (1.61%) MiFID
3 1 (1.61%) QA
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Kibana
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.74%) Oracle
3 6 (9.68%) SAP
4 2 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.61%) Apple
5 1 (1.61%) Automation Anywhere
5 1 (1.61%) Bloomberg
5 1 (1.61%) Cognos
5 1 (1.61%) EMC
5 1 (1.61%) IFS
5 1 (1.61%) Perforce
5 1 (1.61%) Progress
5 1 (1.61%) Reuters
5 1 (1.61%) Splunk
5 1 (1.61%) Tableau
5 1 (1.61%) Teradata
5 1 (1.61%) webMethods