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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 3 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 233 194 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 16.52% 16.61% 15.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.66% 17.93% 16.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 95 92
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£300 £313 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £125 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £383 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 24
Average hourly rate £13.00 £27.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.72% +52.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.49 £12.00 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £117.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.67
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.24%
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
1319 1082 1110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 93.55% 92.64% 90.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 560 581
Average daily rate £325 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 66 86
Average hourly rate £13.44 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.13 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Analyst across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram 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 18 December 2014. 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
Salford +6 8 £350 -6.66% 1
Stockport +3 5 £300 +14.06% 6
Oldham 0 4 £285 - 1
Wigan +2 3 £350 +2.94% 1
Bolton - 3 £175 - 2
Bury - 1 £240 -
Rochdale - 1 £300 -
Sale - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - - 2
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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.

1 125 (24.75%) Finance
2 107 (21.19%) Microsoft
3 92 (18.22%) Windows
4 77 (15.25%) SQL
5 72 (14.26%) Business Analysis
6 70 (13.86%) MS Office
7 68 (13.47%) ITIL
8 61 (12.08%) MS Excel
8 61 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
9 59 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
10 47 (9.31%) Retail
11 42 (8.32%) Project Management
12 39 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (7.33%) Oracle
14 36 (7.13%) Active Directory
15 34 (6.73%) Windows 7
16 33 (6.53%) Banking
16 33 (6.53%) Migration
17 32 (6.34%) SAP
18 24 (4.75%) Scrum
19 23 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
20 22 (4.36%) E-Commerce
21 21 (4.16%) CRM
21 21 (4.16%) SQL Server
21 21 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
22 20 (3.96%) Windows XP
23 19 (3.76%) WAN
23 19 (3.76%) User Stories
24 18 (3.56%) NHS
24 18 (3.56%) Use Case

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 17 (3.37%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.18%) CICS
2 11 (2.18%) MS Exchange
3 10 (1.98%) SAS
4 8 (1.58%) NetWeaver
5 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (0.79%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.20%) Lync
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.20%) TIBCO EMS
8 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.20%) WordPress
8 1 (0.20%) WorkSite
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.20%) IIS
Applications
1 70 (13.86%) MS Office
2 61 (12.08%) MS Excel
3 15 (2.97%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.79%) SPSS
6 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.59%) MS Project
7 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (1.98%) Maximo
2 9 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 8 (1.58%) SAP ERP
4 7 (1.39%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.99%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.99%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.79%) assyst
7 3 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
7 3 (0.59%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.40%) Agresso
8 2 (0.40%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.20%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.20%) ResourceLink
9 1 (0.20%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.20%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.20%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.20%) Responsys
1 1 (0.20%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.20%) Office 365
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.76%) WAN
2 16 (3.17%) Wireless
3 9 (1.78%) Firewall
3 9 (1.78%) LAN
4 8 (1.58%) VPN
5 6 (1.19%) SAN
5 6 (1.19%) OSPF
6 4 (0.79%) MPLS
6 4 (0.79%) EIGRP
6 4 (0.79%) BGP
6 4 (0.79%) VLAN
7 3 (0.59%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (0.59%) Symposium
7 3 (0.59%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.59%) IGRP
7 3 (0.59%) Intranet
7 3 (0.59%) Internet
7 3 (0.59%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.16%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (2.18%) SAP BW
3 11 (2.18%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (1.98%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.58%) DB2
6 7 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.79%) Data Mining
8 4 (0.79%) MS Access
9 3 (0.59%) Big Data
9 3 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.40%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.40%) Spotfire
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
10 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.40%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 9 (1.78%) Selenium
2 4 (0.79%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.59%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.59%) JIRA
3 3 (0.59%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.40%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.20%) Hudson
5 1 (0.20%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.20%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.20%) Sahi
5 1 (0.20%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.20%) RSpec
5 1 (0.20%) Toad
5 1 (0.20%) Ant
General
1 125 (24.75%) Finance
2 47 (9.31%) Retail
3 33 (6.53%) Banking
4 13 (2.57%) Marketing
5 9 (1.78%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.78%) Legal
6 8 (1.58%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.58%) Games
7 7 (1.39%) Billing
8 6 (1.19%) Advertising
9 5 (0.99%) Retail Banking
10 4 (0.79%) General Ledger
11 3 (0.59%) Electronics
12 1 (0.20%) Local Government
12 1 (0.20%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.20%) French Language
12 1 (0.20%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.20%) Portuguese Language
12 1 (0.20%) Swedish Language
12 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.77%) XML
2 12 (2.38%) HTML
3 11 (2.18%) CSS
4 6 (1.19%) .NET
5 5 (0.99%) SAP Basis
6 4 (0.79%) SOAP
6 4 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.59%) Gherkin
7 3 (0.59%) Regular Expression
7 3 (0.59%) jQuery
7 3 (0.59%) Web Services
8 2 (0.40%) J2EE
8 2 (0.40%) Middleware
8 2 (0.40%) ISPF
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.20%) Ajax
9 1 (0.20%) WCF
9 1 (0.20%) HTML5
9 1 (0.20%) WebSphere MQ
9 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 61 (12.08%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (3.56%) NHS
3 16 (3.17%) Mainframe
4 15 (2.97%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.98%) Client/Server
6 5 (0.99%) Reference Data
6 5 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (0.99%) Life Science
7 4 (0.79%) FMCG
8 3 (0.59%) Informatics
8 3 (0.59%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.59%) DTV
9 2 (0.40%) GIS
9 2 (0.40%) Open Source
9 2 (0.40%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.40%) Data Integration
9 2 (0.40%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.40%) User Experience
9 2 (0.40%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.20%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (18.22%) Windows
2 34 (6.73%) Windows 7
3 20 (3.96%) Windows XP
4 15 (2.97%) Linux
5 12 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (2.18%) Windows NT
7 8 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.19%) UNIX
9 5 (0.99%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.59%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.59%) Android
10 3 (0.59%) zOS
11 2 (0.40%) MVS
12 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.20%) NetWare
12 1 (0.20%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.26%) Business Analysis
2 68 (13.47%) ITIL
3 59 (11.68%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (8.32%) Project Management
5 39 (7.72%) Stakeholder Management
6 33 (6.53%) Migration
7 24 (4.75%) Scrum
8 23 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (4.36%) E-Commerce
10 21 (4.16%) CRM
10 21 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
11 19 (3.76%) User Stories
12 18 (3.56%) Use Case
13 16 (3.17%) Test Scripting
13 16 (3.17%) Asset Management
14 15 (2.97%) Data Analysis
14 15 (2.97%) Workflow
15 14 (2.77%) Data Modelling
15 14 (2.77%) Service Management
15 14 (2.77%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (15.25%) SQL
2 15 (2.97%) T-SQL
2 15 (2.97%) VBA
3 8 (1.58%) PL/SQL
4 7 (1.39%) VB
5 4 (0.79%) C#
5 4 (0.79%) Java
6 3 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.59%) Perl
6 3 (0.59%) COBOL
6 3 (0.59%) C
7 2 (0.40%) VBScript
7 2 (0.40%) REXX
7 2 (0.40%) JCL
8 1 (0.20%) Ruby
8 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.20%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.20%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.20%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 17 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (3.17%) Degree
3 14 (2.77%) CCNA
4 13 (2.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (1.98%) CCNP
6 8 (1.58%) ISEB
7 7 (1.39%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.19%) CISSP
8 6 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 5 (0.99%) CRISC
9 5 (0.99%) MCITP
9 5 (0.99%) GIAC
9 5 (0.99%) CISM
10 4 (0.79%) MCSE
11 3 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.59%) CCA
11 3 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (0.59%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.77%) SLA
2 10 (1.98%) QA
3 6 (1.19%) COBIT
4 4 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 36 (7.13%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.19%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.99%) XenApp
5 2 (0.40%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.40%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.20%) XenServer
6 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.20%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (1.78%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.59%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.40%) SCCM
3 2 (0.40%) SCOM
4 1 (0.20%) Oozie
4 1 (0.20%) WSUS
4 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.20%) OpenView
4 1 (0.20%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 107 (21.19%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.33%) Oracle
3 32 (6.34%) SAP
4 17 (3.37%) Cisco
4 17 (3.37%) ServiceNow
5 14 (2.77%) Citrix
6 13 (2.57%) VMware
7 12 (2.38%) HP
7 12 (2.38%) Avaya
8 10 (1.98%) Nortel
9 9 (1.78%) CA
10 8 (1.58%) Red Hat
11 7 (1.39%) IBM
12 6 (1.19%) Avaloq
13 5 (0.99%) Google
13 5 (0.99%) Remedy
13 5 (0.99%) Sun
14 4 (0.79%) Business Objects
14 4 (0.79%) Lotus
14 4 (0.79%) Nintex
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