The table below looks at the statistics for the Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 295 247 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.46% 19.94% 18.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.67% 21.40% 19.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 134 82
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£325 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £124 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 25
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £19.81 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
1427 1154 880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.13% 93.14% 93.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 777 605 415
Average daily rate £360 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £193 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 59 76
Average hourly rate £13.94 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £82.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Analyst in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Analyst Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Analyst within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -6 6 £238 -40.62% 1
Stockport -2 5 £225 - 10
Salford 0 4 £415 -2.35% 1
Oldham -2 3 £285 -6.93%
Altrincham +3 1 - - 2
Wigan 0 1 - -
Bury -2 1 £225 +16.12%
Stalybridge - 1 - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title.

1 172 (30.44%) Finance
2 98 (17.35%) Windows
3 91 (16.11%) SQL
3 91 (16.11%) Microsoft
4 75 (13.27%) ITIL
5 66 (11.68%) Business Analysis
6 64 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 61 (10.80%) Banking
8 59 (10.44%) Active Directory
9 56 (9.91%) Oracle
9 56 (9.91%) QA
10 52 (9.20%) Retail
10 52 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (9.20%) MS Excel
11 51 (9.03%) MS Office
12 50 (8.85%) Migration
13 45 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
14 44 (7.79%) Data Analysis
15 42 (7.43%) Citrix
16 40 (7.08%) Cisco
17 39 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 37 (6.55%) Windows 7
19 36 (6.37%) SAP
20 32 (5.66%) Test Scripting
21 31 (5.49%) WAN
22 30 (5.31%) Firewall
23 28 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
24 27 (4.78%) Project Management
25 26 (4.60%) Kaspersky
26 25 (4.42%) Validation

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region that cited Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (3.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (2.65%) SAS
3 9 (1.59%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.88%) IIS
5 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (0.71%) CICS
6 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (0.53%) Exstream Dialogue
7 2 (0.35%) Lync
7 2 (0.35%) LiveCycle
7 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.35%) Apache
7 2 (0.35%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.35%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.18%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.18%) CMS
8 1 (0.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.18%) TPMS
8 1 (0.18%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 52 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 51 (9.03%) MS Office
3 15 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.59%) MS Project
6 5 (0.88%) SPSS
7 2 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.18%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 14 (2.48%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (1.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 7 (1.24%) Agresso
4 6 (1.06%) SAP Payroll
4 6 (1.06%) SAP HR
5 5 (0.88%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.71%) Exstream
7 3 (0.53%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.53%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.18%) SAP R/3
9 1 (0.18%) CSG Singleview
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.18%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.18%) Maximo
9 1 (0.18%) Oracle HRMS
9 1 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.24%) Office 365
2 5 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.71%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.53%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.18%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.49%) WAN
2 30 (5.31%) Firewall
3 25 (4.42%) SSL
4 23 (4.07%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (3.72%) LAN
5 21 (3.72%) Network Security
6 11 (1.95%) VPN
7 10 (1.77%) SAN
8 5 (0.88%) Intranet
8 5 (0.88%) TCP/IP
8 5 (0.88%) Wireless
9 3 (0.53%) Internet
10 2 (0.35%) Skype
10 2 (0.35%) IP Telephony
10 2 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.35%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (0.35%) DHCP
10 2 (0.35%) SMTP
11 1 (0.18%) Extranet
11 1 (0.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.89%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (1.77%) Oracle Database
4 9 (1.59%) SAP Data Services
5 8 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.42%) QlikView
6 6 (1.06%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.88%) MS Access
7 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (0.71%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 4 (0.71%) Base SAS
8 4 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.53%) SAP BW
9 3 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (0.53%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.35%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.35%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.42%) SoapUI
1 8 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.88%) Talend Open Studio
2 5 (0.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.71%) Subversion
3 4 (0.71%) Selenium
3 4 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.53%) Visual Studio
4 3 (0.53%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.53%) JIRA
4 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.35%) Moq
5 2 (0.35%) MSI
5 2 (0.35%) Toad
6 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.18%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.18%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.18%) WiX
6 1 (0.18%) Hudson
General
1 172 (30.44%) Finance
2 61 (10.80%) Banking
3 52 (9.20%) Retail
4 19 (3.36%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.65%) Telecoms
6 13 (2.30%) Legal
6 13 (2.30%) Marketing
7 11 (1.95%) Retail Banking
8 9 (1.59%) Billing
9 7 (1.24%) General Ledger
10 6 (1.06%) Multimedia
10 6 (1.06%) Electronics
10 6 (1.06%) Advertising
11 4 (0.71%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.53%) Games
12 3 (0.53%) Back Office
12 3 (0.53%) Law
13 2 (0.35%) Local Government
13 2 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.95%) .NET
2 8 (1.42%) SOAP
3 6 (1.06%) Application Packaging
4 5 (0.88%) Web Services
5 4 (0.71%) JSON
5 4 (0.71%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.53%) HTML
7 2 (0.35%) ISPF
7 2 (0.35%) CSS
8 1 (0.18%) Middleware
8 1 (0.18%) J2EE
8 1 (0.18%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (4.07%) PKI
3 15 (2.65%) NHS
4 13 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.95%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.42%) Life Science
6 8 (1.42%) Fat Client
6 8 (1.42%) Thin Client
7 7 (1.24%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.24%) Statistics
8 6 (1.06%) Blackberry
8 6 (1.06%) DTV
9 5 (0.88%) Open Source
10 4 (0.71%) Handset
11 3 (0.53%) Informatics
11 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
12 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
12 2 (0.35%) Mobile Computing
12 2 (0.35%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 98 (17.35%) Windows
2 37 (6.55%) Windows 7
3 25 (4.42%) Windows XP
4 24 (4.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (3.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (1.77%) UNIX
8 6 (1.06%) Linux
9 5 (0.88%) Windows NT
9 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.71%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.71%) Solaris
11 2 (0.35%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.35%) zOS
12 1 (0.18%) MVS
12 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (13.27%) ITIL
2 66 (11.68%) Business Analysis
3 64 (11.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (9.20%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (8.85%) Migration
6 44 (7.79%) Data Analysis
7 32 (5.66%) Test Scripting
8 28 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (4.78%) Project Management
10 25 (4.42%) Validation
10 25 (4.42%) Kalman Filter
10 25 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
11 24 (4.25%) Service Delivery
11 24 (4.25%) Change Management
12 22 (3.89%) Vulnerability Assessment
13 20 (3.54%) Incident Management
14 19 (3.36%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (3.19%) SIEM
16 17 (3.01%) Analytics
17 16 (2.83%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 91 (16.11%) SQL
2 14 (2.48%) VBA
3 11 (1.95%) Java
4 10 (1.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.06%) PowerShell
5 6 (1.06%) T-SQL
6 5 (0.88%) C
6 5 (0.88%) Groovy
7 3 (0.53%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.53%) JCL
7 3 (0.53%) C#
7 3 (0.53%) VB
7 3 (0.53%) C-shell
7 3 (0.53%) Korn
8 2 (0.35%) VBScript
9 1 (0.18%) Assembly Language
9 1 (0.18%) REXX
9 1 (0.18%) ABAP
9 1 (0.18%) COBOL
9 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (4.42%) ITIL Certification
2 24 (4.25%) ISEB
2 24 (4.25%) CISSP
3 23 (4.07%) CISM
4 20 (3.54%) CISMP
5 17 (3.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (3.01%) Degree
6 14 (2.48%) CCENT
6 14 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (2.30%) Security Cleared
8 8 (1.42%) CCA
9 7 (1.24%) CCNA
9 7 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (1.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.06%) ISTQB
10 6 (1.06%) MCSE
10 6 (1.06%) CCIE
11 5 (0.88%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (0.88%) MCP
11 5 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.91%) QA
2 39 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (2.83%) SLA
4 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.18%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.18%) FINREP
System Software
1 59 (10.44%) Active Directory
2 12 (2.12%) XenApp
3 10 (1.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (1.42%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 8 (1.42%) MetaFrame
5 6 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.06%) BitLocker
5 6 (1.06%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.35%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.35%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.18%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.18%) RACF
7 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (2.48%) HP Quality Center
2 13 (2.30%) SCCM
3 5 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (0.53%) SCOM
4 3 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
5 2 (0.35%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (0.35%) MOM
6 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.18%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.18%) WSUS
6 1 (0.18%) Oozie
6 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 91 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 56 (9.91%) Oracle
3 42 (7.43%) Citrix
4 40 (7.08%) Cisco
5 36 (6.37%) SAP
6 26 (4.60%) Kaspersky
7 25 (4.42%) CheckPoint
8 24 (4.25%) VMware
9 22 (3.89%) Clearswift
10 16 (2.83%) HP
10 16 (2.83%) AppSense
11 8 (1.42%) Symantec
11 8 (1.42%) Wyse
11 8 (1.42%) Teradata
12 6 (1.06%) Google
13 5 (0.88%) Apple
13 5 (0.88%) NetApp
13 5 (0.88%) Business Objects
13 5 (0.88%) Avaloq
13 5 (0.88%) Talend
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