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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Analyst
Rank 2 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 277 210 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.34% 17.28% 15.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.59% 18.39% 17.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 108 112
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£313 £311 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £376 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 40 33
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £10.35 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £25.10 £25.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
1283 1142 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.20% 93.99% 90.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 792 584 659
Average daily rate £338 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.50% +2.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 87 108
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.98 £10.12 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £22.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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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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 +2 10 £350 +7.69% 1
Oldham - 7 £200 -
Stockport +5 6 £250 - 4
Altrincham -2 2 £275 -5.98% 3
Bolton -3 2 £330 +17.33% 2
Wigan - 2 £165 - 4
Sale - - - - 1
Bury - - - - 6
Cheadle - - - -
Heywood - - - -
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 142 (25.18%) Finance
2 109 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (18.97%) Microsoft
4 94 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 89 (15.78%) Windows
6 82 (14.54%) SQL
7 81 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
8 76 (13.48%) MS Excel
9 67 (11.88%) MS Office
10 63 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 56 (9.93%) ITIL
12 52 (9.22%) Project Management
13 50 (8.87%) Retail
14 45 (7.98%) Banking
15 43 (7.62%) Scrum
16 41 (7.27%) Oracle
17 40 (7.09%) UML
18 39 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
19 33 (5.85%) SQL Server
20 32 (5.67%) MS Visio
21 29 (5.14%) E-Commerce
22 28 (4.96%) Active Directory
23 25 (4.43%) NHS
23 25 (4.43%) Migration
23 25 (4.43%) Data Modelling
23 25 (4.43%) User Stories
24 24 (4.26%) Use Case
25 23 (4.08%) Test Scripting
25 23 (4.08%) CRM
25 23 (4.08%) UNIX

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (3.55%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (1.42%) CICS
4 7 (1.24%) WebSphere
4 7 (1.24%) CMS
5 5 (0.89%) SAS
5 5 (0.89%) WebLogic
5 5 (0.89%) MQSeries
5 5 (0.89%) Tomcat
5 5 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.89%) Adobe CQ
5 5 (0.89%) Escenic
6 4 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.53%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.18%) WorkSite
9 1 (0.18%) Drupal
Applications
1 76 (13.48%) MS Excel
2 67 (11.88%) MS Office
3 32 (5.67%) MS Visio
4 12 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.77%) MS Project
6 3 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.42%) Oracle Retail
2 7 (1.24%) ResourceLink
2 7 (1.24%) Maximo
2 7 (1.24%) CSG Singleview
3 6 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.06%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.71%) assyst
5 3 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.53%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.18%) GoldMine
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.18%) Magento
7 1 (0.18%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.18%) Agresso
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.84%) Wireless
2 12 (2.13%) WAN
3 6 (1.06%) VPN
3 6 (1.06%) SAN
4 5 (0.89%) Firewall
4 5 (0.89%) LAN
5 4 (0.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.71%) Intranet
5 4 (0.71%) Internet
5 4 (0.71%) IPsec
6 3 (0.53%) Network Security
6 3 (0.53%) MPLS
6 3 (0.53%) BGP
7 2 (0.35%) Multicast
7 2 (0.35%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.35%) HSRP
7 2 (0.35%) DNS
7 2 (0.35%) SNMP
7 2 (0.35%) DHCP
7 2 (0.35%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 15 (2.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (1.42%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.06%) Big Data
5 6 (1.06%) MS Access
5 6 (1.06%) MySQL
6 5 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (0.89%) Hadoop
6 5 (0.89%) RDBMS
6 5 (0.89%) DB2
7 4 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (0.71%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.71%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.71%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.35%) Oracle BI EE
9 2 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (1.42%) JIRA
2 7 (1.24%) Selenium
3 4 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.35%) Zephyr
4 2 (0.35%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.18%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.18%) Toad
5 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.18%) RSpec
5 1 (0.18%) Sahi
General
1 142 (25.18%) Finance
2 50 (8.87%) Retail
3 45 (7.98%) Banking
4 18 (3.19%) Marketing
5 14 (2.48%) Telecoms
6 12 (2.13%) Billing
7 10 (1.77%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.42%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.24%) Legal
10 6 (1.06%) Advertising
11 5 (0.89%) Electronics
12 3 (0.53%) French Language
12 3 (0.53%) Publishing
13 2 (0.35%) Back Office
13 2 (0.35%) Dutch Language
13 2 (0.35%) Norwegian Language
13 2 (0.35%) Portuguese Language
13 2 (0.35%) Swedish Language
13 2 (0.35%) Local Government
14 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.01%) HTML
2 15 (2.66%) .NET
2 15 (2.66%) XML
3 13 (2.30%) CSS
4 9 (1.60%) jQuery
5 7 (1.24%) Ajax
5 7 (1.24%) J2EE
5 7 (1.24%) HTML5
6 6 (1.06%) Web Services
7 5 (0.89%) Spring
7 5 (0.89%) JSF
7 5 (0.89%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (0.89%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.89%) LAMP
7 5 (0.89%) Hibernate
7 5 (0.89%) Java RMI
7 5 (0.89%) EJB
7 5 (0.89%) Struts
7 5 (0.89%) CSS3
8 4 (0.71%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 81 (14.36%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.43%) NHS
3 20 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 16 (2.84%) Mainframe
5 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (0.89%) DTV
6 5 (0.89%) Open Source
6 5 (0.89%) iPad
7 4 (0.71%) New Media
7 4 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.71%) Reference Data
7 4 (0.71%) Smartphone
7 4 (0.71%) Statistics
8 3 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.53%) Life Science
8 3 (0.53%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.53%) FMCG
8 3 (0.53%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.35%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.78%) Windows
2 23 (4.08%) UNIX
3 22 (3.90%) Windows 7
4 15 (2.66%) Windows XP
5 11 (1.95%) Linux
6 8 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.71%) Windows 8
8 4 (0.71%) Windows NT
8 4 (0.71%) Android
9 3 (0.53%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Vista
10 2 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.18%) zOS
11 1 (0.18%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.18%) NetWare
11 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (19.33%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 63 (11.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 56 (9.93%) ITIL
5 52 (9.22%) Project Management
6 43 (7.62%) Scrum
7 40 (7.09%) UML
8 39 (6.91%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (5.14%) E-Commerce
10 25 (4.43%) Migration
10 25 (4.43%) Data Modelling
10 25 (4.43%) User Stories
11 24 (4.26%) Use Case
12 23 (4.08%) Test Scripting
12 23 (4.08%) CRM
13 19 (3.37%) Product Management
14 17 (3.01%) Change Management
15 16 (2.84%) Business Intelligence
15 16 (2.84%) Information Security
15 16 (2.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 82 (14.54%) SQL
2 17 (3.01%) VBA
3 15 (2.66%) T-SQL
4 9 (1.60%) Java
4 9 (1.60%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.42%) C#
6 7 (1.24%) Scala
6 7 (1.24%) COBOL
7 6 (1.06%) VB
7 6 (1.06%) Perl
7 6 (1.06%) C
8 5 (0.89%) PL/SQL
9 4 (0.71%) Assembly Language
10 2 (0.35%) PHP
10 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.18%) Ruby
11 1 (0.18%) JCL
11 1 (0.18%) PowerHouse
11 1 (0.18%) RPG
11 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (3.37%) Degree
2 14 (2.48%) ISEB
2 14 (2.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.30%) CCNA
3 13 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.42%) MCSE
4 8 (1.42%) CCNP
4 8 (1.42%) CISSP
5 7 (1.24%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.24%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.24%) CISM
5 7 (1.24%) MCP
6 6 (1.06%) CRISC
6 6 (1.06%) MCSA
6 6 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.06%) GIAC
6 6 (1.06%) MCTS
7 5 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (0.71%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.01%) QA
2 13 (2.30%) SLA
3 8 (1.42%) COBIT
4 5 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.89%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.53%) Basel III
6 1 (0.18%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (4.96%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.89%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.89%) XenApp
4 3 (0.53%) RACF
5 2 (0.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Server
6 1 (0.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.35%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (0.35%) SCCM
3 2 (0.35%) SCOM
4 1 (0.18%) WSUS
4 1 (0.18%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.18%) OpenView
4 1 (0.18%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 107 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 41 (7.27%) Oracle
3 20 (3.55%) SAP
4 17 (3.01%) Citrix
5 14 (2.48%) ServiceNow
6 13 (2.30%) Cisco
7 12 (2.13%) HP
8 11 (1.95%) VMware
9 10 (1.77%) IBM
10 9 (1.60%) Avaya
11 8 (1.42%) Nortel
12 6 (1.06%) Business Objects
12 6 (1.06%) CA
13 5 (0.89%) Northgate
13 5 (0.89%) Remedy
13 5 (0.89%) Sun
13 5 (0.89%) JBoss
14 4 (0.71%) Nintex
15 3 (0.53%) Endeca
15 3 (0.53%) Sage
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