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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Analyst
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Analyst 215 220 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 15.48% 19.87% 14.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 16.45% 21.19% 16.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 112 70
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£300 £325 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £126 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £500 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 12 19
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.33 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.07% +19.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £123.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +11.11%
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
1307 1038 902
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.10% 93.77% 91.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 762 558 491
Average daily rate £340 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £207 £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 61 48 66
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 6 £300 -11.76% 10
Oldham -2 6 £300 -
Bolton +3 5 £300 - 1
Salford 0 5 £373 +14.61% 2
Wigan +4 3 £369 +8.45% 1
Rochdale - 3 £300 - 1
Sale - - - - 2
Altrincham - - - - 5
Analyst
North West

Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 127 (26.08%) Finance
2 93 (19.10%) Microsoft
3 79 (16.22%) SQL
3 79 (16.22%) Windows
4 64 (13.14%) Business Analysis
5 61 (12.53%) MS Office
6 60 (12.32%) ITIL
7 53 (10.88%) MS Excel
7 53 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
8 50 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
9 49 (10.06%) Retail
10 45 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 40 (8.21%) Active Directory
12 36 (7.39%) Oracle
13 34 (6.98%) Migration
13 34 (6.98%) Project Management
14 33 (6.78%) SAP
15 30 (6.16%) Banking
15 30 (6.16%) Windows 7
16 27 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
17 25 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
18 23 (4.72%) SQL Server
18 23 (4.72%) E-Commerce
19 22 (4.52%) Windows XP
20 20 (4.11%) WAN
20 20 (4.11%) CRM
20 20 (4.11%) Scrum
20 20 (4.11%) Test Scripting
21 19 (3.90%) NHS
22 18 (3.70%) MS Visio

Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 12 (2.46%) MS Exchange
2 11 (2.26%) SAS
2 11 (2.26%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.85%) CICS
3 9 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 5 (1.03%) IBM Notes
5 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (0.62%) IIS
6 2 (0.41%) Apache
6 2 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.21%) Lync
7 1 (0.21%) Drupal
7 1 (0.21%) WordPress
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) TIBCO EMS
7 1 (0.21%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.21%) CMS
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 61 (12.53%) MS Office
2 53 (10.88%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.70%) MS Visio
4 13 (2.67%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.03%) SPSS
6 3 (0.62%) MS Project
7 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 12 (2.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (2.05%) Maximo
3 8 (1.64%) SAP ERP
4 6 (1.23%) Agresso
4 6 (1.23%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.03%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.82%) assyst
7 3 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.62%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.41%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.41%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.21%) SiteCatalyst
9 1 (0.21%) SAP GRC
9 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
9 1 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.21%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.21%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.21%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.21%) Office 365
1 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (0.21%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.11%) WAN
2 13 (2.67%) Wireless
3 10 (2.05%) LAN
3 10 (2.05%) VPN
3 10 (2.05%) Firewall
4 6 (1.23%) OSPF
5 4 (0.82%) VLAN
5 4 (0.82%) Network Security
6 3 (0.62%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.62%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.62%) Symposium
6 3 (0.62%) BGP
6 3 (0.62%) MPLS
6 3 (0.62%) EIGRP
6 3 (0.62%) IGRP
6 3 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (0.62%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.62%) SSL
6 3 (0.62%) Intranet
6 3 (0.62%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (4.72%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (2.46%) SAP BW
4 8 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 7 (1.44%) RDBMS
5 7 (1.44%) DB2
6 6 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.82%) MS Access
7 4 (0.82%) Data Mining
7 4 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle ODI
9 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.41%) Spotfire
9 2 (0.41%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (1.64%) Selenium
2 4 (0.82%) SoapUI
3 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.21%) Hudson
5 1 (0.21%) RSpec
5 1 (0.21%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.21%) Sahi
5 1 (0.21%) JIRA
5 1 (0.21%) Subversion
5 1 (0.21%) Toad
5 1 (0.21%) Ant
5 1 (0.21%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (0.21%) Zephyr
General
1 127 (26.08%) Finance
2 49 (10.06%) Retail
3 30 (6.16%) Banking
4 12 (2.46%) Legal
4 12 (2.46%) Marketing
5 11 (2.26%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.85%) Billing
6 9 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.44%) Games
8 6 (1.23%) Electronics
8 6 (1.23%) Retail Banking
9 5 (1.03%) General Ledger
9 5 (1.03%) Advertising
10 3 (0.62%) Local Government
11 1 (0.21%) Back Office
11 1 (0.21%) Law
11 1 (0.21%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.26%) XML
2 8 (1.64%) HTML
3 7 (1.44%) Web Services
3 7 (1.44%) CSS
4 5 (1.03%) SAP Basis
4 5 (1.03%) SOAP
5 4 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.62%) Gherkin
7 2 (0.41%) .NET
7 2 (0.41%) J2EE
7 2 (0.41%) Middleware
7 2 (0.41%) ISPF
8 1 (0.21%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.21%) JSON
8 1 (0.21%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.27%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (3.90%) NHS
3 12 (2.46%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.26%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.05%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.23%) DTV
7 5 (1.03%) Open Source
7 5 (1.03%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.03%) Life Science
8 3 (0.62%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.62%) Informatics
8 3 (0.62%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.41%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.41%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.41%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.41%) Statistics
9 2 (0.41%) FMCG
9 2 (0.41%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.21%) iPad
10 1 (0.21%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 79 (16.22%) Windows
2 30 (6.16%) Windows 7
3 22 (4.52%) Windows XP
4 13 (2.67%) Linux
5 10 (2.05%) Windows NT
5 10 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (1.03%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.62%) Android
9 3 (0.62%) zOS
10 2 (0.41%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.41%) UNIX
10 2 (0.41%) MVS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.21%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.14%) Business Analysis
2 60 (12.32%) ITIL
3 53 (10.88%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (9.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 34 (6.98%) Migration
5 34 (6.98%) Project Management
6 27 (5.54%) User Acceptance Testing
7 25 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (4.72%) E-Commerce
9 20 (4.11%) CRM
9 20 (4.11%) Scrum
9 20 (4.11%) Test Scripting
10 16 (3.29%) Asset Management
10 16 (3.29%) Incident Management
11 15 (3.08%) Data Analysis
11 15 (3.08%) Change Management
11 15 (3.08%) User Stories
12 14 (2.87%) Service Management
12 14 (2.87%) Wealth Management
12 14 (2.87%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (16.22%) SQL
2 15 (3.08%) VBA
3 12 (2.46%) T-SQL
4 8 (1.64%) PL/SQL
5 6 (1.23%) VB
6 5 (1.03%) Java
7 2 (0.41%) C#
7 2 (0.41%) VBScript
7 2 (0.41%) REXX
7 2 (0.41%) Ruby
8 1 (0.21%) Groovy
8 1 (0.21%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.21%) JCL
8 1 (0.21%) C
8 1 (0.21%) COBOL
8 1 (0.21%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 16 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (2.87%) CCNA
3 12 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (2.46%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.46%) Degree
4 11 (2.26%) ISEB
5 10 (2.05%) CCNP
6 7 (1.44%) SC Cleared
7 5 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (0.82%) CISSP
8 4 (0.82%) CISM
9 3 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.62%) MCSE
10 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.41%) MCITP
10 2 (0.41%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.41%) CRISC
11 1 (0.21%) CCIA
11 1 (0.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.29%) SLA
2 14 (2.87%) QA
3 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.21%) COBIT
4 1 (0.21%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 40 (8.21%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.62%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.41%) ISA Server
4 2 (0.41%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.41%) XenApp
4 2 (0.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.21%) XenServer
5 1 (0.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.21%) RACF
5 1 (0.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 10 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
2 2 (0.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (0.41%) SCCM
3 1 (0.21%) SCOM
3 1 (0.21%) WSUS
3 1 (0.21%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.21%) Oozie
Vendors
1 93 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.39%) Oracle
3 33 (6.78%) SAP
4 17 (3.49%) Cisco
4 17 (3.49%) ServiceNow
5 13 (2.67%) Citrix
6 12 (2.46%) Avaya
7 10 (2.05%) Nortel
8 9 (1.85%) VMware
8 9 (1.85%) CA
9 8 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.44%) Avaloq
11 6 (1.23%) Google
12 5 (1.03%) Lotus
12 5 (1.03%) HP
12 5 (1.03%) Business Objects
13 4 (0.82%) Siebel
14 3 (0.62%) Remedy
14 3 (0.62%) Symantec
14 3 (0.62%) IBM
Manchester
Vital Solutions
Rate: £0 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
JM
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £0.00 - £340.00 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hudson IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
LA International
Rate: £10 - £12 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford
Capita - ITPS
Rate: £380 - £410 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £10.00 - £15.00 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Heywood
Capita - ITIN
Rate: US$.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £170.00 - £180.00 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Co-operative Group
Rate: Up to £35,000 per annum pro rata (dependant on experience)
Posted: 23 days ago