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 3 August 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 3 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 295 254 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 17.98% 20.53% 14.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.36% 21.53% 15.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 137 83
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+5.98% +0.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 35
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.75 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% +8.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £12.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
1524 1180 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 92.87% 95.39% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 665 532
Average daily rate £350 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 85
Average hourly rate £13.60 £15.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.36% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.58 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 3 August 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
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 3 August 2015.

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 3 August 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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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
Stockport +3 6 £195 -10.34% 6
Salford 0 3 £430 +32.30% 2
Wigan +1 2 £238 -40.62% 3
Oldham - 2 £300 - 1
Bolton -1 1 £1,000 +181.69% 1
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 204 (32.90%) Finance
2 103 (16.61%) Windows
3 97 (15.65%) SQL
4 92 (14.84%) ITIL
4 92 (14.84%) Microsoft
5 86 (13.87%) Banking
6 75 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 73 (11.77%) MS Excel
8 71 (11.45%) Business Analysis
9 62 (10.00%) MS Office
10 61 (9.84%) QA
11 58 (9.35%) Retail
11 58 (9.35%) Migration
12 57 (9.19%) Oracle
13 53 (8.55%) Active Directory
14 47 (7.58%) Data Analysis
15 46 (7.42%) Cisco
15 46 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
16 45 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
17 42 (6.77%) Windows 7
18 41 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 41 (6.61%) Citrix
19 38 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (5.81%) Firewall
21 33 (5.32%) SAP
21 33 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
21 33 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
21 33 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
22 32 (5.16%) WAN
23 30 (4.84%) Project Management

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (3.06%) SAS
2 10 (1.61%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.61%) MS Exchange
3 4 (0.65%) CICS
4 3 (0.48%) IIS
4 3 (0.48%) Exstream Dialogue
4 3 (0.48%) Lync
5 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.32%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.16%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.16%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.16%) TPMS
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.16%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 73 (11.77%) MS Excel
2 62 (10.00%) MS Office
3 16 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 15 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 9 (1.45%) MS Project
6 2 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 13 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.97%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (0.97%) SAP HR
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle Retail
5 4 (0.65%) Exstream
5 4 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.32%) ResourceLink
6 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.32%) Agresso
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle HRMS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.16%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.16%) Remedy AR System
7 1 (0.16%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.16%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 6 (0.97%) Office 365
2 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.81%) Firewall
2 32 (5.16%) WAN
3 26 (4.19%) Cisco ASA
4 24 (3.87%) SSL
5 20 (3.23%) LAN
5 20 (3.23%) Network Security
6 13 (2.10%) SAN
7 11 (1.77%) VPN
8 8 (1.29%) Wireless
9 7 (1.13%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.81%) Intranet
10 5 (0.81%) DHCP
11 4 (0.65%) VoIP
11 4 (0.65%) DNS
12 3 (0.48%) HTTP
12 3 (0.48%) Internet
12 3 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
13 2 (0.32%) Spanning Tree
13 2 (0.32%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.32%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 14 (2.26%) MS Access
4 11 (1.77%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (1.77%) QlikView
4 11 (1.77%) Base SAS
4 11 (1.77%) SAP Data Services
4 11 (1.77%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (1.13%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (0.81%) Data Mining
7 5 (0.81%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.65%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 3 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (0.97%) Selenium
1 6 (0.97%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (0.97%) SoapUI
2 5 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.48%) Subversion
3 3 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.48%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.32%) Moq
4 2 (0.32%) JIRA
4 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.32%) MSI
4 2 (0.32%) Toad
4 2 (0.32%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.16%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.16%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.16%) Cucumber
General
1 204 (32.90%) Finance
2 86 (13.87%) Banking
3 58 (9.35%) Retail
4 25 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 21 (3.39%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.42%) Marketing
7 12 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 11 (1.77%) Legal
9 7 (1.13%) Electronics
9 7 (1.13%) Billing
10 6 (0.97%) Multimedia
10 6 (0.97%) Advertising
10 6 (0.97%) General Ledger
11 5 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.65%) Law
13 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.16%) Publishing
15 1 (0.16%) Games
15 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.77%) .NET
2 7 (1.13%) XML
3 6 (0.97%) CSS
3 6 (0.97%) SOAP
3 6 (0.97%) HTML
3 6 (0.97%) Application Packaging
3 6 (0.97%) Gherkin
4 4 (0.65%) SAP Basis
5 3 (0.48%) JSON
5 3 (0.48%) J2EE
5 3 (0.48%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.32%) Middleware
7 1 (0.16%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.16%) EDI
7 1 (0.16%) Web Services
7 1 (0.16%) ISPF
7 1 (0.16%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.16%) REST
7 1 (0.16%) Natural Language Processing
7 1 (0.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 46 (7.42%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.03%) PKI
3 22 (3.55%) Data Centre
4 18 (2.90%) Mainframe
5 14 (2.26%) NHS
6 12 (1.94%) Management Information System
7 10 (1.61%) Statistics
7 10 (1.61%) Life Science
8 8 (1.29%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.29%) Thin Client
9 7 (1.13%) DTV
10 6 (0.97%) Data Integration
10 6 (0.97%) Visualisation
10 6 (0.97%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.65%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.48%) FMCG
13 2 (0.32%) E-Learning
13 2 (0.32%) Handset
13 2 (0.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 103 (16.61%) Windows
2 42 (6.77%) Windows 7
3 21 (3.39%) UNIX
3 21 (3.39%) Windows XP
4 20 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (2.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.13%) AIX
8 6 (0.97%) Linux
9 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.65%) Solaris
11 3 (0.48%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
12 2 (0.32%) zOS
12 2 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.16%) MVS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (14.84%) ITIL
2 75 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 71 (11.45%) Business Analysis
4 58 (9.35%) Migration
5 47 (7.58%) Data Analysis
6 45 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 33 (5.32%) Kalman Filter
9 30 (4.84%) Test Scripting
9 30 (4.84%) Project Management
10 28 (4.52%) Validation
11 26 (4.19%) Service Delivery
11 26 (4.19%) PRINCE2
12 25 (4.03%) Change Management
12 25 (4.03%) Target Operating Model
13 23 (3.71%) Risk Management
13 23 (3.71%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 22 (3.55%) Incident Management
15 20 (3.23%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 97 (15.65%) SQL
2 16 (2.58%) VBA
3 11 (1.77%) Java
4 10 (1.61%) JCL
5 9 (1.45%) T-SQL
6 7 (1.13%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.13%) VB
7 6 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 5 (0.81%) C
8 5 (0.81%) C#
9 3 (0.48%) C-shell
9 3 (0.48%) Korn
9 3 (0.48%) Groovy
9 3 (0.48%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.32%) REXX
10 2 (0.32%) Python
10 2 (0.32%) Perl
10 2 (0.32%) VBScript
11 1 (0.16%) COBOL
11 1 (0.16%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 29 (4.68%) ITIL Certification
2 27 (4.35%) ISEB
3 21 (3.39%) CISSP
3 21 (3.39%) CISMP
4 20 (3.23%) CISM
4 20 (3.23%) Degree
5 18 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
6 17 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (2.26%) CCENT
8 12 (1.94%) CCA
9 11 (1.77%) Security Cleared
10 10 (1.61%) CCNA
11 9 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (0.97%) CCIE
12 6 (0.97%) MCSE
12 6 (0.97%) ISTQB
12 6 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 5 (0.81%) MCP
13 5 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (0.81%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (9.84%) QA
2 41 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (3.55%) SLA
4 5 (0.81%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.16%) FINREP
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 53 (8.55%) Active Directory
2 14 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (2.10%) Time Sharing Option
4 12 (1.94%) XenApp
5 9 (1.45%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 8 (1.29%) MetaFrame
7 6 (0.97%) BitLocker
8 4 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.32%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.16%) RACF
10 1 (0.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.16%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.90%) SCCM
2 12 (1.94%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (1.13%) SCOM
4 5 (0.81%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (0.81%) Backup Exec
5 3 (0.48%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (0.32%) MOM
6 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.32%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco Prime
7 1 (0.16%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.16%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 92 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 57 (9.19%) Oracle
3 46 (7.42%) Cisco
4 41 (6.61%) Citrix
5 33 (5.32%) SAP
6 27 (4.35%) VMware
7 24 (3.87%) CheckPoint
7 24 (3.87%) Clearswift
7 24 (3.87%) Kaspersky
8 17 (2.74%) HP
9 16 (2.58%) AppSense
10 15 (2.42%) Teradata
11 12 (1.94%) Symantec
12 8 (1.29%) Wyse
13 7 (1.13%) hybris
13 7 (1.13%) McAfee
14 6 (0.97%) Sophos
14 6 (0.97%) IBM
15 5 (0.81%) Apple
16 4 (0.65%) Red Hat
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