The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester region that had 1st Line Support Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
First Line Support Analyst
Rank 98 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support Analyst 7 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.38% 0.53% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.55% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £111 £95 £110
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -13.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £110 £115 £100
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.39%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
1st Line Support Analyst
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1753 1455 1193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.60% 94.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 794 617
Median daily rate £383 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 68 65
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

1st Line Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Manchester region that featured 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1st Line Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

1st Line Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Manchester region.

1st Line Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

1st Line Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 1st Line Support Analyst across the Manchester region.

1st Line Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 1st Line Support 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 across the Manchester region featuring 1st Line Support Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) French Language
4 2 (22.22%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) NHS
5 1 (11.11%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Remedy
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Citrix
5 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) Legal
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
5 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) iPad
5 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
5 1 (11.11%) Email Management
5 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
5 1 (11.11%) Life Science
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server

1st Line Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) iPad
1 1 (11.11%) Life Science
1 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Email Management
1 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) LANDesk
3 1 (11.11%) Meru Networks
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) SAP